The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 16 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 46 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.49% 7.01% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.97% 7.14% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
288 266 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 96.97% 98.15% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 253 236 198
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +6 21 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Malvern +3 19 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Redditch - 6 £40,000 - 1
Evesham -1 1 £42,500 +1.19%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 55 (94.83%) Software Engineering
2 47 (81.03%) C++
3 32 (55.17%) Degree
4 31 (53.45%) C
4 31 (53.45%) C#
5 21 (36.21%) .NET
5 21 (36.21%) Windows
6 20 (34.48%) Embedded C
7 19 (32.76%) Embedded C++
8 14 (24.14%) MFC
8 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
8 14 (24.14%) WPF
9 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (20.69%) Automotive
10 12 (20.69%) Scrum
11 11 (18.97%) MKS
11 11 (18.97%) Subversion
11 11 (18.97%) Fujitsu
11 11 (18.97%) VectorCAST
11 11 (18.97%) CANoe
11 11 (18.97%) SDLC
12 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
12 9 (15.52%) HTML
13 8 (13.79%) Java
13 8 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
13 8 (13.79%) Electronics
13 8 (13.79%) WinForms
13 8 (13.79%) Mentoring

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.72%) Modbus
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Subversion
1 11 (18.97%) VectorCAST
1 11 (18.97%) CANoe
2 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) PVCS
General
1 12 (20.69%) Automotive
2 8 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (13.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) .NET
2 14 (24.14%) MFC
2 14 (24.14%) WPF
3 9 (15.52%) HTML
4 8 (13.79%) WinForms
4 8 (13.79%) HTML5
5 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.34%) Qt
7 2 (3.45%) ATL
7 2 (3.45%) DCOM
8 1 (1.72%) CSS
8 1 (1.72%) jQuery
8 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) Physics
3 6 (10.34%) Thin Client
3 6 (10.34%) Fat Client
3 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.72%) VHDL
5 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.72%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.72%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (94.83%) Software Engineering
2 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) Scrum
4 11 (18.97%) SDLC
5 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.07%) TDD
6 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (6.90%) Open Source
7 4 (6.90%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) UML
8 3 (5.17%) Change Management
9 2 (3.45%) OOP
10 1 (1.72%) Regression Testing
10 1 (1.72%) Validation
10 1 (1.72%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.72%) Automated Testing
10 1 (1.72%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (81.03%) C++
2 31 (53.45%) C
2 31 (53.45%) C#
3 20 (34.48%) Embedded C
4 19 (32.76%) Embedded C++
5 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
6 8 (13.79%) Java
7 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.07%) SQL
8 3 (5.17%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.45%) VB6
9 2 (3.45%) VB
9 2 (3.45%) VC++
10 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (55.17%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) TickIT
2 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) MKS
1 11 (18.97%) Fujitsu
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.72%) Intel
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