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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 8 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 49 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 19.07% 20.10% 14.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.79% 24.24% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 21
Average salary £30,750 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
215 165 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 83.66% 82.91% 84.26%
Number of salaries quoted 200 152 140
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Malvern +3 26 £25,000 -39.75% 1
Bromsgrove +4 7 £18,000 -5.26% 1
Redditch -6 7 £40,000 - 3
Evesham 0 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Worcester -12 3 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 53 (55.21%) C++
2 52 (54.17%) C#
3 41 (42.71%) .NET
4 32 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 31 (32.29%) HTML
6 30 (31.25%) Degree
7 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
8 28 (29.17%) C
8 28 (29.17%) SQL
9 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
9 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (25.00%) Windows
11 22 (22.92%) Java
11 22 (22.92%) MVC
12 20 (20.83%) CSS
13 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (18.75%) Mentoring
14 18 (18.75%) WPF
15 17 (17.71%) XML
15 17 (17.71%) OO
16 15 (15.63%) Embedded C
16 15 (15.63%) MFC
17 14 (14.58%) Visual Studio
17 14 (14.58%) Thin Client
17 14 (14.58%) Artificial Intelligence
17 14 (14.58%) Fat Client
18 13 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (13.54%) Computer Science
18 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
19 12 (12.50%) MS Excel

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (3.13%) Confluence
1 3 (3.13%) Node.js
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) Internet
2 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (11.46%) CANoe
3 11 (11.46%) Subversion
3 11 (11.46%) VectorCAST
4 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 11 (11.46%) Automotive
2 6 (6.25%) Military
3 5 (5.21%) Games
3 5 (5.21%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
4 1 (1.04%) Finance
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 29 (30.21%) Graduate
3 28 (29.17%) Developer
4 18 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 18 (18.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 16 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (14.58%) .NET Developer
6 14 (14.58%) Embedded Engineer
7 13 (13.54%) Web Developer
8 12 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
8 12 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 11 (11.46%) Junior
9 11 (11.46%) Software Developer
10 10 (10.42%) C# Web Developer
11 9 (9.38%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (8.33%) Graduate C# Developer
13 7 (7.29%) .NET Web Developer
13 7 (7.29%) Graduate Web Developer
13 7 (7.29%) Junior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.71%) .NET
2 31 (32.29%) HTML
3 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
4 20 (20.83%) CSS
5 18 (18.75%) WPF
6 17 (17.71%) XML
7 15 (15.63%) MFC
8 12 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 11 (11.46%) jQuery
10 10 (10.42%) HTML5
11 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (7.29%) WinForms
12 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
13 5 (5.21%) Ajax
13 5 (5.21%) OpenGL
14 4 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
14 4 (4.17%) Entity Framework
14 4 (4.17%) Ionic Framework
14 4 (4.17%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.58%) Artificial Intelligence
2 14 (14.58%) Fat Client
2 14 (14.58%) Thin Client
3 13 (13.54%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.21%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.17%) Physics
5 4 (4.17%) VHDL
6 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.08%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (10.42%) Linux
3 6 (6.25%) Android
3 6 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.92%) MVC
3 18 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 17 (17.71%) OO
5 12 (12.50%) Time Management
6 9 (9.38%) Mobile Development
6 9 (9.38%) Web Application Development
7 5 (5.21%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (5.21%) Game Development
7 5 (5.21%) Web Development
8 4 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.17%) Data Architecture
8 4 (4.17%) Open Source
8 4 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (4.17%) SDLC
8 4 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 4 (4.17%) Test Management
8 4 (4.17%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (55.21%) C++
2 52 (54.17%) C#
3 32 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 28 (29.17%) C
4 28 (29.17%) SQL
5 22 (22.92%) Java
6 15 (15.63%) Embedded C
7 12 (12.50%) Embedded C++
8 7 (7.29%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.21%) Lua
10 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.17%) Perl
10 4 (4.17%) Python
10 4 (4.17%) Ruby
10 4 (4.17%) Scala
11 3 (3.13%) PHP
12 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (31.25%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) MCSD
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) ISO 9000
1 12 (12.50%) TickIT
2 1 (1.04%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) Fujitsu
2 11 (11.46%) MKS
3 4 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.04%) SAP
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + great bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago