The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 40 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.67% 15.79% 8.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 16.36% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 18
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
321 220 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.17% 96.49% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 313 195 191
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -3 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Redditch -9 3 £40,000 -
Malvern -9 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) C++
3 11 (68.75%) C
4 10 (62.50%) Embedded C
4 10 (62.50%) Embedded C++
5 7 (43.75%) Automotive
6 6 (37.50%) MKS
6 6 (37.50%) VectorCAST
6 6 (37.50%) Fujitsu
6 6 (37.50%) Subversion
6 6 (37.50%) CANoe
7 4 (25.00%) Rockwell
7 4 (25.00%) MISRA
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) PVCS
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) Green Hills
9 2 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (12.50%) Web Services
9 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (12.50%) Freescale
9 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
9 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (6.25%) Data Protection

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) CANoe
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
1 6 (37.50%) VectorCAST
2 4 (25.00%) PVCS
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
4 1 (6.25%) Case Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) C
3 10 (62.50%) Embedded C
3 10 (62.50%) Embedded C++
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Fujitsu
1 6 (37.50%) MKS
2 4 (25.00%) Rockwell
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Freescale
4 2 (12.50%) Green Hills
5 1 (6.25%) Renesas
Bromsgrove
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 20%Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago