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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 9 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 45 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.09% 16.35% 16.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.71% 19.12% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 38
Average salary £35,750 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
175 136 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 78.13% 85.53% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 158 116 166
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 16 £35,000 -9.09%
Bromsgrove +3 10 £19,000 -5.00%
Redditch +10 9 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Evesham - 7 £47,500 -
Malvern - 5 £41,500 - 1
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (54.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (52.94%) .NET
3 32 (47.06%) C#
3 32 (47.06%) C++
3 32 (47.06%) MVC
4 29 (42.65%) Degree
5 28 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 26 (38.24%) HTML
7 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 23 (33.82%) VB.NET
9 22 (32.35%) CSS
10 20 (29.41%) C
11 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
12 16 (23.53%) OO
12 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
13 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (20.59%) Web Services
14 14 (20.59%) XML
14 14 (20.59%) jQuery
15 13 (19.12%) Ajax
16 12 (17.65%) SQL
16 12 (17.65%) Embedded C
16 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
16 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
17 11 (16.18%) Automotive
17 11 (16.18%) Java
17 11 (16.18%) Spring
18 10 (14.71%) Spring MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.82%) Apache Solr
1 6 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (54.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (13.24%) MySQL
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.24%) Subversion
2 9 (13.24%) VectorCAST
3 1 (1.47%) QUnit
3 1 (1.47%) NUnit
General
1 11 (16.18%) Automotive
2 3 (4.41%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (66.18%) Developer
2 30 (44.12%) .NET Developer
3 29 (42.65%) Software Engineer
4 16 (23.53%) Junior
5 15 (22.06%) C# Developer
5 15 (22.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (22.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (20.59%) Junior Developer
7 12 (17.65%) Software Developer
8 11 (16.18%) Programmer
9 10 (14.71%) Junior .NET Developer
9 10 (14.71%) Junior C# Developer
9 10 (14.71%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 9 (13.24%) .NET Programmer
10 9 (13.24%) Graduate
11 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
11 8 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (11.76%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) .NET
2 26 (38.24%) HTML
3 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 22 (32.35%) CSS
5 14 (20.59%) Web Services
5 14 (20.59%) XML
5 14 (20.59%) jQuery
6 13 (19.12%) Ajax
7 11 (16.18%) Spring
8 10 (14.71%) Spring MVC
8 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
8 10 (14.71%) J2EE
8 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (7.35%) WCF
9 5 (7.35%) WPF
9 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.88%) RESTful
11 3 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (2.94%) Kendo UI
12 2 (2.94%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.82%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.82%) Physics
3 4 (5.88%) GIS
4 2 (2.94%) VHDL
4 2 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
1 6 (8.82%) Android
1 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) MVC
2 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.53%) OO
4 8 (11.76%) Web Development
5 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.88%) OOD
7 4 (5.88%) CAD
7 4 (5.88%) OOP
7 4 (5.88%) Data Management
7 4 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.88%) Scrum
7 4 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (5.88%) Android Development
8 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.41%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (4.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) C#
1 32 (47.06%) C++
2 28 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 23 (33.82%) VB.NET
4 20 (29.41%) C
5 12 (17.65%) Embedded C
5 12 (17.65%) SQL
6 11 (16.18%) Java
7 8 (11.76%) Embedded C++
8 6 (8.82%) Assembly Language
9 4 (5.88%) C++/CLI
10 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.41%) VB
11 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (42.65%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) MKS
2 9 (13.24%) Fujitsu
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Intel
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