The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 29 11 25
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.77% 20.00% 10.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 22.67% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 51 29
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 225 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 81.13% 88.24% 82.67%
Number of salaries quoted 166 207 194
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Redditch +7 4 £41,000 +17.14%
Worcester -6 3 £35,000 -4.76%
Malvern -4 2 £35,000 +34.61%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 31 (79.49%) C++
2 23 (58.97%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 20 (51.28%) .NET
5 18 (46.15%) Java
6 17 (43.59%) SQL
6 17 (43.59%) Degree
7 15 (38.46%) HTML
8 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (35.90%) Artificial Intelligence
9 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 13 (33.33%) OOP
10 11 (28.21%) CSS
10 11 (28.21%) C
11 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
11 10 (25.64%) jQuery
12 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
12 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
12 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
12 9 (23.08%) XML
12 9 (23.08%) Embedded C
13 8 (20.51%) Embedded C++
13 8 (20.51%) MKS
13 8 (20.51%) Scrum
13 8 (20.51%) Automotive
13 8 (20.51%) VectorCAST
13 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
13 8 (20.51%) CANoe
13 8 (20.51%) TDD

Software Engineering
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:

Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
2 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 8 (20.51%) CANoe
2 8 (20.51%) Subversion
2 8 (20.51%) VectorCAST
3 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (20.51%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Software Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Graduate
4 7 (17.95%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Junior
5 5 (12.82%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 15 (38.46%) HTML
3 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (28.21%) CSS
5 10 (25.64%) jQuery
6 9 (23.08%) XML
7 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
7 7 (17.95%) Backbone.js
7 7 (17.95%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (17.95%) Middleware
7 7 (17.95%) Node.js
7 7 (17.95%) React
8 6 (15.38%) HTML5
8 6 (15.38%) WPF
9 5 (12.82%) Web Services
9 5 (12.82%) XSLT
10 4 (10.26%) MFC
10 4 (10.26%) WinForms
11 2 (5.13%) CSS3
11 2 (5.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Artificial Intelligence
2 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
3 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.82%) Fat Client
4 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
4 5 (12.82%) Thin Client
5 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.69%) Physics
7 2 (5.13%) CAN bus
7 2 (5.13%) Chemistry
8 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) OOP
3 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
3 8 (20.51%) Scrum
3 8 (20.51%) TDD
4 7 (17.95%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) Web Development
6 5 (12.82%) BDD
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.82%) High Availability
6 5 (12.82%) MVC
6 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
7 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) C++
2 23 (58.97%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 18 (46.15%) Java
5 17 (43.59%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) C
7 9 (23.08%) Embedded C
7 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 8 (20.51%) Embedded C++
9 5 (12.82%) Apple Swift
9 5 (12.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) TickIT
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Fujitsu
1 8 (20.51%) MKS
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle