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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 25 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 21 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.61% 10.59% 13.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.94% 15.24% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 18
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £39,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
192 164 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 78.69% 69.49% 81.02%
Number of salaries quoted 164 141 156
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -2 13 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Worcester -5 5 £40,000 +72.04% 1
Malvern -6 1 £42,500 +88.88%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (74.14%) C#
1 43 (74.14%) .NET
2 29 (50.00%) HTML
3 27 (46.55%) C++
4 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
5 22 (37.93%) Computer Science
6 21 (36.21%) SQL
6 21 (36.21%) MVC
7 19 (32.76%) CSS
7 19 (32.76%) Degree
8 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (29.31%) Web Development
9 17 (29.31%) C
9 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
10 15 (25.86%) XML
10 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
12 12 (20.69%) Scrum
12 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
13 11 (18.97%) Automotive
14 10 (17.24%) Web Services
14 10 (17.24%) OO
14 10 (17.24%) MFC
14 10 (17.24%) Ajax
15 9 (15.52%) VC++
15 9 (15.52%) Windows
15 9 (15.52%) OOP
15 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
15 9 (15.52%) VB.NET

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.07%) IBM Notes
2 7 (12.07%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) RDBMS
2 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) VectorCAST
3 3 (5.17%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 11 (18.97%) Automotive
2 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
3 8 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (12.07%) Aerospace
5 4 (6.90%) Military
5 4 (6.90%) Law
6 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Software Engineer
1 31 (53.45%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Systems Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Graduate
6 5 (8.62%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (8.62%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Junior
7 4 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) PLC Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (74.14%) .NET
2 29 (50.00%) HTML
3 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
4 19 (32.76%) CSS
5 15 (25.86%) XML
5 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 10 (17.24%) Web Services
7 10 (17.24%) Ajax
7 10 (17.24%) MFC
8 7 (12.07%) jQuery
9 6 (10.34%) RESTful
10 4 (6.90%) WCF
10 4 (6.90%) WPF
10 4 (6.90%) XSLT
10 4 (6.90%) WinForms
11 1 (1.72%) Spring
11 1 (1.72%) Classic ASP
11 1 (1.72%) EJB
11 1 (1.72%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) GIS
3 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.45%) Physics
4 2 (3.45%) Chemistry
4 2 (3.45%) Firmware
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) MVC
2 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.31%) Web Development
4 12 (20.69%) Scrum
5 10 (17.24%) OO
6 9 (15.52%) OOP
7 8 (13.79%) Data Management
8 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
9 6 (10.34%) CAD
9 6 (10.34%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (8.62%) Web Application Development
10 5 (8.62%) TDD
11 4 (6.90%) Digital Forensics
12 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
13 1 (1.72%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (1.72%) Project Management
13 1 (1.72%) OOD
13 1 (1.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) C#
2 27 (46.55%) C++
3 21 (36.21%) SQL
4 17 (29.31%) C
4 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
5 9 (15.52%) VC++
6 4 (6.90%) Assembly Language
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.45%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) MCSD
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) ISO 9000
1 7 (12.07%) TickIT
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Lotus
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Allen-Bradley
4 3 (5.17%) MKS
4 3 (5.17%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Borland
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Non contrib Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago