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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 12 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 41 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.30% 14.55% 12.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.16% 16.41% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £40,000 £48,250
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
177 195 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 74.68% 88.64% 76.82%
Number of salaries quoted 157 180 150
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Redditch -7 14 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Worcester +4 13 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Evesham - 7 £40,000 -
Malvern 0 5 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Bromsgrove +2 2 £19,000 -5.00%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 42 (52.50%) .NET
2 41 (51.25%) SQL Server
2 41 (51.25%) C#
3 40 (50.00%) C++
4 37 (46.25%) Degree
5 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
6 30 (37.50%) MVC
7 29 (36.25%) HTML
8 28 (35.00%) CSS
9 27 (33.75%) C
9 27 (33.75%) VB.NET
10 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET
11 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
12 22 (27.50%) SQL
12 22 (27.50%) jQuery
12 22 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
14 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (22.50%) Computer Science
15 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (20.00%) XML
17 15 (18.75%) OO
18 14 (17.50%) Embedded C
18 14 (17.50%) Web Services
19 13 (16.25%) Ajax
20 12 (15.00%) WPF
20 12 (15.00%) Embedded C++
21 11 (13.75%) Java
21 11 (13.75%) Android
21 11 (13.75%) SaaS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (7.50%) Tomcat
1 6 (7.50%) Apache Solr
1 6 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) SaaS
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (51.25%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.25%) MySQL
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.00%) Subversion
2 8 (10.00%) VectorCAST
2 8 (10.00%) CANoe
3 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.25%) QUnit
4 1 (1.25%) NUnit
General
1 10 (12.50%) Automotive
2 6 (7.50%) Electronics
3 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.50%) Finance
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (62.50%) Developer
2 37 (46.25%) Software Engineer
3 31 (38.75%) .NET Developer
4 19 (23.75%) C# Developer
4 19 (23.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (23.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (18.75%) Junior
6 14 (17.50%) Software Developer
7 13 (16.25%) Junior Developer
8 11 (13.75%) Programmer
9 10 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
9 10 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 9 (11.25%) .NET Programmer
10 9 (11.25%) Junior C# Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Junior .NET Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
11 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
11 8 (10.00%) VB.NET Programmer
12 7 (8.75%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) .NET
2 29 (36.25%) HTML
3 28 (35.00%) CSS
4 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET
5 22 (27.50%) jQuery
6 16 (20.00%) XML
7 14 (17.50%) Web Services
8 13 (16.25%) Ajax
9 12 (15.00%) WPF
10 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (12.50%) Spring
10 10 (12.50%) Spring MVC
10 10 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 10 (12.50%) J2EE
11 9 (11.25%) WCF
11 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
12 6 (7.50%) JSON
12 6 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (6.25%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.00%) Physics
4 7 (8.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.50%) VHDL
6 2 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Android
2 10 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.50%) Windows
3 6 (7.50%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) MVC
2 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.75%) OO
4 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
4 9 (11.25%) Android Development
5 8 (10.00%) Scrum
5 8 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.75%) Mobile Development
6 7 (8.75%) Web Development
7 6 (7.50%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (7.50%) UML
8 5 (6.25%) Change Management
8 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.00%) OOD
10 3 (3.75%) CRM
10 3 (3.75%) iOS Development
11 2 (2.50%) Project Management
11 2 (2.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) C#
2 40 (50.00%) C++
3 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
4 27 (33.75%) VB.NET
4 27 (33.75%) C
5 22 (27.50%) SQL
6 14 (17.50%) Embedded C
7 12 (15.00%) Embedded C++
8 11 (13.75%) Java
9 7 (8.75%) Assembly Language
10 4 (5.00%) C++/CLI
10 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.75%) VB
11 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.75%) Apple Swift
12 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 37 (46.25%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) TickIT
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) MKS
2 8 (10.00%) Fujitsu
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle
4 2 (2.50%) Xilinx
4 2 (2.50%) Intel
5 1 (1.25%) Apple
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