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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 13 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 58 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 18.83% 14.34% 11.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.97% 17.76% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £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
264 214 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 85.71% 80.75% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 237 185 157
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 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 July 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 27 £35,000 - 3
Malvern +4 19 £25,000 -32.43%
Redditch -3 8 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Bromsgrove - 4 £20,000 -
Evesham 0 1 £30,000 -31.03%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 62 (62.00%) C++
2 60 (60.00%) C#
3 56 (56.00%) Degree
4 51 (51.00%) .NET
5 38 (38.00%) Computer Science
6 37 (37.00%) C
6 37 (37.00%) HTML
7 35 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 35 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 31 (31.00%) Windows
9 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
10 28 (28.00%) ASP.NET
11 27 (27.00%) VB.NET
11 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (26.00%) WPF
12 26 (26.00%) SQL
13 22 (22.00%) Java
13 22 (22.00%) Embedded C
14 21 (21.00%) Embedded C++
15 20 (20.00%) Scrum
15 20 (20.00%) CSS
16 19 (19.00%) MFC
17 17 (17.00%) Visual Studio
18 16 (16.00%) MVC
18 16 (16.00%) jQuery
18 16 (16.00%) SDLC
19 14 (14.00%) Automotive
19 14 (14.00%) WinForms
19 14 (14.00%) HTML5
20 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2012

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (5.00%) Node.js
2 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.00%) LAN
2 3 (3.00%) WAN
3 2 (2.00%) Modbus
3 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.00%) MySQL
5 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (17.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.00%) Subversion
2 12 (12.00%) VectorCAST
2 12 (12.00%) CANoe
3 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.00%) PVCS
General
1 14 (14.00%) Automotive
2 8 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (62.00%) Software Engineer
2 44 (44.00%) Developer
3 21 (21.00%) .NET Developer
3 21 (21.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (19.00%) Software Developer
5 15 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Graduate
6 14 (14.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Junior
8 11 (11.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Junior Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (8.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 7 (7.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Junior .NET Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Junior C# Developer
12 6 (6.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (5.00%) Web Developer
13 5 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (51.00%) .NET
2 37 (37.00%) HTML
3 28 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 26 (26.00%) WPF
5 20 (20.00%) CSS
6 19 (19.00%) MFC
7 16 (16.00%) jQuery
8 14 (14.00%) WinForms
8 14 (14.00%) HTML5
9 13 (13.00%) XML
10 9 (9.00%) Web Services
11 8 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (7.00%) AngularJS
13 6 (6.00%) WCF
13 6 (6.00%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.00%) JSON
13 6 (6.00%) Ajax
13 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (6.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 38 (38.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.00%) User Experience
2 11 (11.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (11.00%) Thin Client
3 10 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 9 (9.00%) Physics
5 8 (8.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.00%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.00%) Biotechnology
8 1 (1.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Android
3 10 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.00%) Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.00%) Scrum
3 16 (16.00%) MVC
3 16 (16.00%) SDLC
4 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (11.00%) Web Development
5 9 (9.00%) Android Development
5 9 (9.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.00%) OO
6 8 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (7.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 7 (7.00%) Open Source
7 7 (7.00%) Mobile Development
7 7 (7.00%) TDD
7 7 (7.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.00%) UML
10 3 (3.00%) OOP
10 3 (3.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (62.00%) C++
2 60 (60.00%) C#
3 37 (37.00%) C
4 35 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (27.00%) VB.NET
6 26 (26.00%) SQL
7 22 (22.00%) Java
7 22 (22.00%) Embedded C
8 21 (21.00%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.00%) VC++
9 3 (3.00%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.00%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.00%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.00%) VB6
10 2 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.00%) VB
11 1 (1.00%) VBA
11 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (56.00%) Degree
2 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) TickIT
2 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) MKS
2 12 (12.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (2.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.00%) Intel
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.00%) Apple
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