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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 13 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 42 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.54% 14.11% 15.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.69% 16.43% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 27
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,900 £50,000
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
203 207 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 79.92% 85.89% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 180 192 161
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +4 17 £35,000 - 6
Redditch -5 10 £40,000 +39.13% 2
Malvern 0 9 £43,000 +22.85% 2
Evesham +1 4 £40,000 -4.76%
Bromsgrove - 2 £20,000 - 1
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 52 (58.43%) C++
2 50 (56.18%) C#
3 44 (49.44%) Degree
4 43 (48.31%) .NET
5 38 (42.70%) SQL Server
6 36 (40.45%) JavaScript
7 34 (38.20%) C
8 32 (35.96%) HTML
9 29 (32.58%) MVC
10 28 (31.46%) Computer Science
10 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
10 28 (31.46%) ASP.NET
11 27 (30.34%) CSS
12 26 (29.21%) VB.NET
13 23 (25.84%) SQL
14 22 (24.72%) SDLC
15 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (23.60%) Visual Studio
16 19 (21.35%) WPF
16 19 (21.35%) jQuery
16 19 (21.35%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (20.22%) XML
17 18 (20.22%) Embedded C
18 17 (19.10%) Embedded C++
19 16 (17.98%) Windows
20 15 (16.85%) OO
20 15 (16.85%) Java
20 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
21 14 (15.73%) Web Services
22 12 (13.48%) Automotive

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (6.74%) Tomcat
1 6 (6.74%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (6.74%) Apache Solr
2 5 (5.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) SaaS
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.11%) MySQL
4 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (8.99%) RDBMS
5 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (23.60%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.36%) VectorCAST
2 11 (12.36%) CANoe
2 11 (12.36%) Subversion
3 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (13.48%) Automotive
2 6 (6.74%) Electronics
2 6 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (55.06%) Developer
2 46 (51.69%) Software Engineer
3 29 (32.58%) .NET Developer
4 22 (24.72%) C# Developer
5 21 (23.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (22.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 17 (19.10%) Junior
8 16 (17.98%) Software Developer
9 15 (16.85%) Junior Developer
10 12 (13.48%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (12.36%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 11 (12.36%) Graduate
11 11 (12.36%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (12.36%) Junior C# Developer
11 11 (12.36%) Junior .NET Developer
12 10 (11.24%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (10.11%) Senior Developer
14 8 (8.99%) C# Software Developer
14 8 (8.99%) Java Developer
14 8 (8.99%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (48.31%) .NET
2 32 (35.96%) HTML
3 28 (31.46%) ASP.NET
4 27 (30.34%) CSS
5 19 (21.35%) WPF
5 19 (21.35%) jQuery
6 18 (20.22%) XML
7 14 (15.73%) Web Services
8 10 (11.24%) Ajax
8 10 (11.24%) Spring MVC
8 10 (11.24%) Spring
8 10 (11.24%) J2EE
8 10 (11.24%) Hibernate
9 9 (10.11%) MFC
9 9 (10.11%) WCF
9 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (6.74%) JSON
11 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (5.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.24%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.87%) Physics
4 6 (6.74%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.37%) User Experience
6 3 (3.37%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.37%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.25%) VHDL
7 2 (2.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.12%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Windows
2 11 (12.36%) Android
3 10 (11.24%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.62%) Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) MVC
2 22 (24.72%) SDLC
3 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (16.85%) OO
5 11 (12.36%) Scrum
5 11 (12.36%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.11%) Android Development
6 9 (10.11%) Configuration Management
6 9 (10.11%) Web Development
7 8 (8.99%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (7.87%) Mobile Development
9 6 (6.74%) UML
10 5 (5.62%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.62%) Change Management
10 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.62%) TDD
11 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.37%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (58.43%) C++
2 50 (56.18%) C#
3 36 (40.45%) JavaScript
4 34 (38.20%) C
5 26 (29.21%) VB.NET
6 23 (25.84%) SQL
7 18 (20.22%) Embedded C
8 17 (19.10%) Embedded C++
9 15 (16.85%) Java
10 6 (6.74%) Assembly Language
11 3 (3.37%) Apple Swift
11 3 (3.37%) VB
11 3 (3.37%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.25%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.25%) VB6
13 1 (1.12%) C++/CLI
13 1 (1.12%) VC++
Qualifications
1 44 (49.44%) Degree
2 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) TickIT
2 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) MKS
2 11 (12.36%) Fujitsu
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle
4 2 (2.25%) Intel
4 2 (2.25%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.12%) Apple
Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare, more
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
First Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
First Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 48,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago