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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 10 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 59 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 19.87% 13.31% 10.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.69% 16.09% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 58 35 24
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £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
249 230 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 83.84% 82.73% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 217 209 162
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 29 £35,000 - 5
Malvern +3 18 £35,750 +5.92% 1
Redditch -5 7 £40,000 +56.86%
Bromsgrove - 4 £20,000 -
Evesham 0 2 £41,250 -5.17% 1
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 58 (60.42%) C#
1 58 (60.42%) C++
2 53 (55.21%) Degree
3 48 (50.00%) .NET
4 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
4 37 (38.54%) JavaScript
4 37 (38.54%) Computer Science
5 36 (37.50%) HTML
6 35 (36.46%) C
7 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
8 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
9 28 (29.17%) VB.NET
10 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (26.04%) SQL
12 24 (25.00%) CSS
12 24 (25.00%) Windows
13 23 (23.96%) MVC
13 23 (23.96%) WPF
14 21 (21.88%) Embedded C
15 20 (20.83%) Embedded C++
15 20 (20.83%) Visual Studio
15 20 (20.83%) SDLC
16 19 (19.79%) jQuery
17 18 (18.75%) Java
18 17 (17.71%) Scrum
19 16 (16.67%) XML
19 16 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
20 15 (15.63%) MFC
21 14 (14.58%) Automotive
22 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (5.21%) Node.js
2 4 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) SaaS
2 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.08%) LAN
2 2 (2.08%) WAN
2 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.04%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (7.29%) MySQL
6 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.50%) Subversion
2 12 (12.50%) VectorCAST
2 12 (12.50%) CANoe
3 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) PVCS
General
1 14 (14.58%) Automotive
2 8 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 49 (51.04%) Developer
3 26 (27.08%) .NET Developer
4 20 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 20 (20.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (19.79%) Software Developer
5 19 (19.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (16.67%) Junior
7 14 (14.58%) Graduate
7 14 (14.58%) C++ Software Engineer
7 14 (14.58%) Junior Developer
8 13 (13.54%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (11.46%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (10.42%) Junior C# Developer
10 10 (10.42%) Junior .NET Developer
10 10 (10.42%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
12 6 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (50.00%) .NET
2 36 (37.50%) HTML
3 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
4 24 (25.00%) CSS
5 23 (23.96%) WPF
6 19 (19.79%) jQuery
7 16 (16.67%) XML
8 15 (15.63%) MFC
9 12 (12.50%) Web Services
10 9 (9.38%) WinForms
10 9 (9.38%) HTML5
11 8 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (8.33%) Ajax
11 8 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 8 (8.33%) WCF
12 7 (7.29%) Spring MVC
12 7 (7.29%) Spring
12 7 (7.29%) Hibernate
12 7 (7.29%) J2EE
13 6 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.54%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.33%) Physics
4 7 (7.29%) Fat Client
4 7 (7.29%) Thin Client
4 7 (7.29%) User Experience
4 7 (7.29%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.21%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) VHDL
6 1 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.04%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.04%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.46%) Android
3 10 (10.42%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) MVC
3 20 (20.83%) SDLC
4 17 (17.71%) Scrum
5 12 (12.50%) OO
6 11 (11.46%) Web Development
7 10 (10.42%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.38%) Android Development
9 8 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.29%) TDD
10 7 (7.29%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.29%) Mobile Development
11 6 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
12 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (4.17%) UML
14 3 (3.13%) Change Management
14 3 (3.13%) Open Source
14 3 (3.13%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (60.42%) C#
1 58 (60.42%) C++
2 37 (38.54%) JavaScript
3 35 (36.46%) C
4 28 (29.17%) VB.NET
5 25 (26.04%) SQL
6 21 (21.88%) Embedded C
7 20 (20.83%) Embedded C++
8 18 (18.75%) Java
9 3 (3.13%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.13%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.08%) VB6
10 2 (2.08%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.08%) VC++
10 2 (2.08%) VB
11 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (55.21%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) TickIT
2 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.50%) MKS
2 12 (12.50%) Fujitsu
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.04%) Intel
5 1 (1.04%) Apple
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