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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 8 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 36 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 19.25% 13.11% 16.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.38% 16.77% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 42
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £37,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
154 161 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 82.35% 78.16% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 142 131 196
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -2 16 £34,000 -11.68%
Bromsgrove 0 9 £19,000 -49.33% 1
Evesham - 5 £55,000 -
Redditch - 5 £40,000 -
Malvern - 3 £41,500 - 1
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 32 (55.17%) .NET
2 31 (53.45%) SQL Server
3 29 (50.00%) C++
4 28 (48.28%) C#
4 28 (48.28%) MVC
5 22 (37.93%) HTML
5 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET
6 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
6 21 (36.21%) Degree
7 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (31.03%) VB.NET
8 17 (29.31%) C
8 17 (29.31%) OO
9 15 (25.86%) CSS
9 15 (25.86%) Computer Science
10 14 (24.14%) Ajax
11 13 (22.41%) RDBMS
11 13 (22.41%) Web Services
11 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
11 13 (22.41%) Relational Database
12 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.97%) XML
12 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (17.24%) jQuery
13 10 (17.24%) Embedded C
14 9 (15.52%) Automotive
14 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (13.79%) Subversion
15 8 (13.79%) Fujitsu
15 8 (13.79%) MKS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.90%) Apache Solr
1 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) RDBMS
2 13 (22.41%) Relational Database
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.62%) MySQL
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.79%) Subversion
2 8 (13.79%) VectorCAST
3 1 (1.72%) QUnit
3 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 9 (15.52%) Automotive
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 2 (3.45%) Electronics
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (63.79%) Developer
2 27 (46.55%) .NET Developer
3 26 (44.83%) Software Engineer
4 15 (25.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (20.69%) Junior
6 11 (18.97%) Software Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (17.24%) Junior Developer
8 9 (15.52%) Programmer
9 8 (13.79%) Graduate
9 8 (13.79%) Junior C# Developer
9 8 (13.79%) Junior .NET Developer
9 8 (13.79%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 7 (12.07%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (12.07%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (12.07%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
11 6 (10.34%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (55.17%) .NET
2 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET
2 22 (37.93%) HTML
3 15 (25.86%) CSS
4 14 (24.14%) Ajax
5 13 (22.41%) Web Services
6 11 (18.97%) XML
6 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (17.24%) jQuery
8 7 (12.07%) Spring
8 7 (12.07%) RESTful
9 6 (10.34%) Spring MVC
9 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
9 6 (10.34%) J2EE
10 3 (5.17%) WCF
10 3 (5.17%) WPF
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.72%) EJB 3.0
11 1 (1.72%) MFC
11 1 (1.72%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) GIS
3 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.62%) Physics
4 1 (1.72%) VHDL
4 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) MVC
2 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.31%) OO
4 7 (12.07%) OOP
4 7 (12.07%) CAD
4 7 (12.07%) Data Management
4 7 (12.07%) Software Testing
4 7 (12.07%) Web Development
4 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.62%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (6.90%) OOD
6 4 (6.90%) Scrum
7 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.17%) CRM
8 2 (3.45%) UML
8 2 (3.45%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) C++
2 28 (48.28%) C#
3 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 18 (31.03%) VB.NET
5 17 (29.31%) C
6 10 (17.24%) Embedded C
7 7 (12.07%) Embedded C++
7 7 (12.07%) Assembly Language
7 7 (12.07%) Java
7 7 (12.07%) SQL
8 4 (6.90%) C++/CLI
9 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.17%) VB
10 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) MKS
2 8 (13.79%) Fujitsu
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Intel
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