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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 29 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 23 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.46% 10.90% 11.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.50% 11.07% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 27
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £48,000 £41,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

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
354 262 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 99.44% 98.50% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 327 230 222
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Malvern -1 14 £24,500 -46.15%
Redditch +6 5 £40,000 -
Worcester -18 4 £35,000 -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (77.78%) C++
3 38 (70.37%) C#
4 30 (55.56%) Java
4 30 (55.56%) Artificial Intelligence
5 29 (53.70%) Degree
6 28 (51.85%) .NET
7 26 (48.15%) Mentoring
7 26 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (42.59%) Fat Client
8 23 (42.59%) SQL
8 23 (42.59%) Thin Client
9 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
10 18 (33.33%) HTML
11 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
12 16 (29.63%) Windows
12 16 (29.63%) WPF
13 14 (25.93%) Web Development
14 13 (24.07%) WinForms
14 13 (24.07%) MFC
14 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
14 13 (24.07%) HTML5
15 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (20.37%) C
15 11 (20.37%) OOP
16 9 (16.67%) Subversion
16 9 (16.67%) MKS
16 9 (16.67%) Automotive
16 9 (16.67%) Embedded C
16 9 (16.67%) Embedded C++

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) CANoe
1 9 (16.67%) Subversion
1 9 (16.67%) VectorCAST
2 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (1.85%) Electronics
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Law
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Military
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) .NET
2 18 (33.33%) HTML
3 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
4 16 (29.63%) WPF
5 13 (24.07%) HTML5
5 13 (24.07%) MFC
5 13 (24.07%) WinForms
6 9 (16.67%) jQuery
7 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.26%) Backbone.js
8 5 (9.26%) CSS
8 5 (9.26%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (9.26%) Middleware
8 5 (9.26%) React
9 3 (5.56%) Web Services
9 3 (5.56%) XML
9 3 (5.56%) XSLT
10 1 (1.85%) Ajax
10 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.85%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 30 (55.56%) Artificial Intelligence
2 26 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (42.59%) Fat Client
3 23 (42.59%) Thin Client
4 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.56%) Chemistry
7 2 (3.70%) CAN bus
7 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (48.15%) Mentoring
3 14 (25.93%) Web Development
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.37%) OOP
5 7 (12.96%) OO
5 7 (12.96%) Scrum
6 6 (11.11%) TDD
7 5 (9.26%) High Availability
8 4 (7.41%) Android Development
8 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.56%) BDD
9 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) Time Management
10 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) C++
2 38 (70.37%) C#
3 30 (55.56%) Java
4 23 (42.59%) SQL
5 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.37%) C
7 9 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 9 (16.67%) Embedded C++
8 4 (7.41%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.56%) Apple Swift
9 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (53.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) ISO 9000
1 5 (9.26%) TickIT
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Fujitsu
1 9 (16.67%) MKS
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) SAP