The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 8 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 17 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 14.66% 12.09% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.48% 13.10% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 84 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 79.31% 92.31% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 86 82 59
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Worcester region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Worcester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) C++
3 18 (54.55%) Degree
4 17 (51.52%) .NET
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
5 14 (42.42%) VB.NET
6 13 (39.39%) C
7 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
9 8 (24.24%) SDLC
9 8 (24.24%) MVC
9 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
10 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.21%) Windows
11 6 (18.18%) Java
11 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 6 (18.18%) SQL
11 6 (18.18%) Scrum
11 6 (18.18%) Physics
12 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
12 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
12 5 (15.15%) Spring
12 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
12 5 (15.15%) J2EE
12 5 (15.15%) CSS
12 5 (15.15%) OO
12 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
12 5 (15.15%) Embedded C++

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) Software Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET Programmer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Programmer
5 5 (15.15%) Programmer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior
6 4 (12.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Graduate
8 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
3 5 (15.15%) Spring
3 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
3 5 (15.15%) J2EE
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) MFC
5 2 (6.06%) ATL
5 2 (6.06%) DCOM
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 2 (6.06%) XML
5 2 (6.06%) WinForms
5 2 (6.06%) WPF
5 2 (6.06%) Android SDK
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Physics
3 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.03%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.12%) Android
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) SDLC
2 8 (24.24%) MVC
3 6 (18.18%) Scrum
4 5 (15.15%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) UML
6 2 (6.06%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
6 2 (6.06%) Android Development
6 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) C++
3 14 (42.42%) VB.NET
4 13 (39.39%) C
5 6 (18.18%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.18%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
6 5 (15.15%) Embedded C++
7 3 (9.09%) VB
8 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
8 2 (6.06%) VB6
8 2 (6.06%) Apple Swift
8 2 (6.06%) C++/CLI
9 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Xilinx
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