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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 24 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.15% 9.01% 10.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.26% 9.05% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 23
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average 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
363 232 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.64% 99.57% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 334 204 199
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Malvern -2 20 £25,000 -41.17% 1
Redditch +7 6 £41,250 +3.12%
Worcester -14 4 £32,500 -10.34% 1
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (67.74%) C++
3 38 (61.29%) C#
4 29 (46.77%) Artificial Intelligence
5 28 (45.16%) Degree
5 28 (45.16%) Java
5 28 (45.16%) .NET
6 24 (38.71%) Mentoring
6 24 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (37.10%) SQL
7 23 (37.10%) Thin Client
7 23 (37.10%) Fat Client
8 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
9 21 (33.87%) HTML
9 21 (33.87%) Windows
10 17 (27.42%) WPF
10 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET
11 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (22.58%) MFC
13 13 (20.97%) C
13 13 (20.97%) WinForms
13 13 (20.97%) Web Development
13 13 (20.97%) HTML5
14 11 (17.74%) Embedded C++
15 10 (16.13%) CANoe
15 10 (16.13%) MKS
15 10 (16.13%) Automotive
15 10 (16.13%) Subversion
15 10 (16.13%) Embedded C
15 10 (16.13%) Fujitsu

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) CANoe
1 10 (16.13%) Subversion
1 10 (16.13%) VectorCAST
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (16.13%) Automotive
2 2 (3.23%) Military
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.16%) .NET
2 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET
3 17 (27.42%) WPF
4 14 (22.58%) MFC
5 13 (20.97%) HTML5
5 13 (20.97%) WinForms
6 9 (14.52%) jQuery
7 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.06%) Backbone.js
8 5 (8.06%) CSS
8 5 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (8.06%) Middleware
8 5 (8.06%) React
9 3 (4.84%) Web Services
9 3 (4.84%) XML
9 3 (4.84%) XSLT
10 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.61%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Artificial Intelligence
2 24 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (37.10%) Fat Client
3 23 (37.10%) Thin Client
4 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.84%) Chemistry
6 2 (3.23%) CAN bus
6 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.61%) Physics
7 1 (1.61%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Android
2 5 (8.06%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (38.71%) Mentoring
3 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.97%) Web Development
5 9 (14.52%) OO
6 8 (12.90%) OOP
7 7 (11.29%) Time Management
8 6 (9.68%) Scrum
9 5 (8.06%) TDD
10 4 (6.45%) Android Development
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.45%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.84%) BDD
11 3 (4.84%) Data Acquisition
11 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
11 3 (4.84%) Test Management
12 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
12 2 (3.23%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) C++
2 38 (61.29%) C#
3 28 (45.16%) Java
4 23 (37.10%) SQL
5 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 13 (20.97%) C
7 11 (17.74%) Embedded C++
8 10 (16.13%) Embedded C
9 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.84%) Apple Swift
10 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.84%) Python
10 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.61%) Perl
11 1 (1.61%) Ruby
11 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (45.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) ISO 9000
1 8 (12.90%) TickIT
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Fujitsu
1 10 (16.13%) MKS
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + flexible and home working
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago