The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 40 58
Rank change year-on-year +19 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 40 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.05% 4.72% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.85% 5.69% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 14
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £71,000 £53,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 452 580 663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 90.95% 82.98% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1893 1893
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,750 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £57,500 £57,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Cardiff over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 62 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (52.69%) Java
3 34 (36.56%) Finance
3 34 (36.56%) Spring
3 34 (36.56%) C#
4 29 (31.18%) .NET
5 28 (30.11%) SQL
5 28 (30.11%) Web Services
6 26 (27.96%) Hibernate
7 23 (24.73%) SDLC
8 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 20 (21.51%) ASP.NET
10 19 (20.43%) Oracle
11 18 (19.35%) SOAP
12 17 (18.28%) Scrum
12 17 (18.28%) Advertising
13 16 (17.20%) HTML
14 15 (16.13%) Unit Testing
15 14 (15.05%) Java EE
15 14 (15.05%) Degree
15 14 (15.05%) TDD
15 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
15 14 (15.05%) Linux
16 13 (13.98%) MVC
17 12 (12.90%) Maven
17 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (12.90%) Web Development
17 12 (12.90%) XML
17 12 (12.90%) CSS
17 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.38%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.30%) IIS
4 4 (4.30%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.08%) CMS
7 1 (1.08%) Drupal
7 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.08%) GitHub
3 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) MySQL
3 8 (8.60%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (7.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.38%) Big Data
5 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.38%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Maven
2 11 (11.83%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.45%) JUnit
5 6 (6.45%) Mockito
6 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.30%) Selenium
7 4 (4.30%) Subversion
8 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.08%) gulp
9 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.08%) NUnit
9 1 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 34 (36.56%) Finance
2 17 (18.28%) Advertising
3 3 (3.23%) Games
3 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 66 (70.97%) Developer
2 38 (40.86%) Java Developer
3 21 (22.58%) Software Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (10.75%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Lead Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Lead Java Developer
8 8 (8.60%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (5.38%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.23%) PHP Software Engineer
12 2 (2.15%) C# Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Java Software Engineer
12 2 (2.15%) Oracle DBA
12 2 (2.15%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.56%) Spring
2 29 (31.18%) .NET
3 28 (30.11%) Web Services
4 26 (27.96%) Hibernate
5 20 (21.51%) ASP.NET
6 18 (19.35%) SOAP
7 16 (17.20%) HTML
8 14 (15.05%) Java EE
9 12 (12.90%) AngularJS
9 12 (12.90%) CSS
9 12 (12.90%) XML
10 11 (11.83%) REST
11 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (7.53%) React
12 6 (6.45%) .NET Framework
12 6 (6.45%) Apache Camel
12 6 (6.45%) JPA
12 6 (6.45%) Node.js
12 6 (6.45%) RESTful
13 5 (5.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.68%) User Experience
2 5 (5.38%) Fintech
3 4 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.30%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) Android
2 6 (6.45%) Windows
3 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.30%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Solaris
5 1 (1.08%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.73%) SDLC
3 17 (18.28%) Scrum
4 15 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 14 (15.05%) TDD
6 13 (13.98%) MVC
7 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.90%) Web Development
8 10 (10.75%) OO
8 10 (10.75%) OOP
8 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.68%) OOD
10 8 (8.60%) ETL
11 7 (7.53%) BDD
11 7 (7.53%) Front End Development
12 6 (6.45%) Test Management
13 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
13 5 (5.38%) Waterfall
14 4 (4.30%) Customer Insight
14 4 (4.30%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.69%) Java
2 34 (36.56%) C#
3 28 (30.11%) SQL
4 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.83%) C++
6 10 (10.75%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.45%) PHP
7 6 (6.45%) Python
8 5 (5.38%) C
9 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.23%) Perl
9 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.08%) Erlang
10 1 (1.08%) Fortran
10 1 (1.08%) Haskell
10 1 (1.08%) Lisp
10 1 (1.08%) Ruby
10 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) HND
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.08%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.08%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.08%) MISRA
2 1 (1.08%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Docker
2 3 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Oracle
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.30%) IBM
4 3 (3.23%) Sencha
4 3 (3.23%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.15%) VMware
6 1 (1.08%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
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