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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 13 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 32 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.09% 11.98% 13.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.82% 16.29% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 35
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
170 178 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 80.19% 73.55% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 156 150 199
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +4 15 £34,500 -1.42%
Redditch - 8 £33,750 - 2
Bromsgrove -1 3 £18,000 -52.00% 1
Evesham - 2 £43,000 -
Malvern - 2 £40,250 - 2
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (56.60%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) C++
3 25 (47.17%) C#
3 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
4 22 (41.51%) MVC
5 20 (37.74%) HTML
5 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET
5 20 (37.74%) Degree
6 17 (32.08%) C
7 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
7 16 (30.19%) OO
7 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (26.42%) VB.NET
8 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
9 13 (24.53%) CSS
10 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
10 11 (20.75%) Ajax
10 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (18.87%) RDBMS
11 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
12 9 (16.98%) Embedded C
13 8 (15.09%) Web Services
13 8 (15.09%) XML
13 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
13 8 (15.09%) Assembly Language
13 8 (15.09%) Automotive
14 7 (13.21%) SQL
14 7 (13.21%) OOP
14 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
14 7 (13.21%) CAD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (3.77%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
1 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) RDBMS
2 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.21%) Subversion
2 7 (13.21%) VectorCAST
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) QUnit
3 1 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 8 (15.09%) Automotive
2 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Developer
2 26 (49.06%) Software Engineer
3 21 (39.62%) .NET Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (20.75%) Junior
6 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
6 9 (16.98%) Junior Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Graduate
8 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Junior C# Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Programmer
9 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (9.43%) .NET Programmer
10 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (7.55%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) .NET
2 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET
2 20 (37.74%) HTML
3 13 (24.53%) CSS
4 11 (20.75%) Ajax
4 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (15.09%) Web Services
5 8 (15.09%) XML
6 7 (13.21%) RESTful
7 6 (11.32%) jQuery
8 4 (7.55%) Spring
9 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.66%) Spring MVC
9 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.66%) J2EE
9 3 (5.66%) MFC
10 1 (1.89%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.89%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (1.89%) EJB
10 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) GIS
3 6 (11.32%) Mathematics
3 6 (11.32%) Physics
4 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.89%) VHDL
4 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) MVC
2 16 (30.19%) OO
2 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) Data Management
3 7 (13.21%) Software Testing
3 7 (13.21%) OOP
3 7 (13.21%) CAD
3 7 (13.21%) Web Development
3 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (13.21%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
4 5 (9.43%) Scrum
5 4 (7.55%) OOD
6 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.77%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) C++
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 17 (32.08%) C
4 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
5 14 (26.42%) VB.NET
6 9 (16.98%) Embedded C
7 8 (15.09%) Assembly Language
8 7 (13.21%) SQL
9 6 (11.32%) Embedded C++
10 4 (7.55%) C++/CLI
10 4 (7.55%) Java
11 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
11 3 (5.66%) VB
12 2 (3.77%) VC++
13 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) MCSD
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.89%) TickIT
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) MKS
2 7 (13.21%) Fujitsu
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Intel
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern
Hudson - London
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago