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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 10 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 53 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.54% 9.09% 10.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.31% 11.44% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 23 22
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
218 201 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 84.50% 79.45% 71.11%
Number of salaries quoted 203 168 133
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +10 20 £35,500 +4.41% 7
Redditch 0 16 £32,750 +0.76%
Malvern +8 13 £27,000 -36.47%
Bromsgrove - 6 £30,000 - 2
Evesham -1 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 64 (65.98%) C++
2 56 (57.73%) C#
3 48 (49.48%) .NET
3 48 (49.48%) Degree
4 38 (39.18%) C
5 34 (35.05%) Computer Science
6 33 (34.02%) HTML
7 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
7 31 (31.96%) Windows
7 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (28.87%) WPF
9 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
10 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET
11 24 (24.74%) SQL
11 24 (24.74%) Embedded C
12 23 (23.71%) Embedded C++
12 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
13 22 (22.68%) Java
14 20 (20.62%) Scrum
15 19 (19.59%) MFC
15 19 (19.59%) VB.NET
16 16 (16.49%) CSS
17 15 (15.46%) jQuery
18 14 (14.43%) WinForms
18 14 (14.43%) HTML5
19 13 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
19 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
19 13 (13.40%) SDLC
19 13 (13.40%) XML
19 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.06%) Node.js
2 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) SaaS
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.12%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.09%) LAN
3 3 (3.09%) WAN
4 2 (2.06%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.09%) MySQL
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
1 13 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.34%) VectorCAST
2 11 (11.34%) CANoe
2 11 (11.34%) Subversion
3 2 (2.06%) PVCS
General
1 12 (12.37%) Automotive
2 8 (8.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 64 (65.98%) Software Engineer
2 37 (38.14%) Developer
3 22 (22.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (19.59%) Graduate
5 18 (18.56%) Software Developer
5 18 (18.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (15.46%) .NET Developer
7 14 (14.43%) C# Developer
8 10 (10.31%) Web Developer
8 10 (10.31%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 10 (10.31%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (9.28%) Junior
10 8 (8.25%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Junior Developer
11 6 (6.19%) C Software Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 5 (5.15%) C# Web Developer
12 5 (5.15%) Junior .NET Developer
13 4 (4.12%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (49.48%) .NET
2 33 (34.02%) HTML
3 28 (28.87%) WPF
4 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET
5 19 (19.59%) MFC
6 16 (16.49%) CSS
7 15 (15.46%) jQuery
8 14 (14.43%) WinForms
8 14 (14.43%) HTML5
9 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
9 13 (13.40%) XML
10 7 (7.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (6.19%) Qt
11 6 (6.19%) PhoneGap
11 6 (6.19%) Entity Framework
11 6 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (6.19%) Apache Cordova
11 6 (6.19%) Ionic Framework
12 5 (5.15%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.05%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.34%) Fat Client
2 11 (11.34%) User Experience
2 11 (11.34%) Thin Client
3 10 (10.31%) Physics
4 9 (9.28%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.15%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.03%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.03%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.96%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Linux
3 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.06%) Android
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.62%) Scrum
3 13 (13.40%) SDLC
4 12 (12.37%) MVC
5 11 (11.34%) Mentoring
6 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.25%) Mobile Development
8 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.22%) Open Source
8 7 (7.22%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (7.22%) OO
8 7 (7.22%) TDD
9 6 (6.19%) Web Development
9 6 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.19%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.09%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (3.09%) UML
10 3 (3.09%) OOP
11 2 (2.06%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.98%) C++
2 56 (57.73%) C#
3 38 (39.18%) C
4 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
5 24 (24.74%) SQL
5 24 (24.74%) Embedded C
6 23 (23.71%) Embedded C++
7 22 (22.68%) Java
8 19 (19.59%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.09%) VC++
10 2 (2.06%) VB
10 2 (2.06%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.06%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.06%) PHP
10 2 (2.06%) VB6
11 1 (1.03%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (49.48%) Degree
2 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) TickIT
2 2 (2.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.03%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) MKS
2 11 (11.34%) Fujitsu
3 6 (6.19%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.06%) Xilinx
4 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.03%) Apple
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago