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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 20 31 36
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 48 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.81% 6.42% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.86% 7.68% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 29
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% +9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,900
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +7.50%  

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 487 586 553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 89.36% 83.59% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 436 475 482
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 57 (64.04%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (53.93%) Java
3 33 (37.08%) Spring
4 30 (33.71%) Web Services
5 29 (32.58%) Degree
6 26 (29.21%) Finance
7 23 (25.84%) SOAP
8 22 (24.72%) REST
9 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
10 20 (22.47%) C#
10 20 (22.47%) SQL
10 20 (22.47%) Oracle
11 17 (19.10%) Hibernate
11 17 (19.10%) TDD
12 16 (17.98%) Python
13 15 (16.85%) .NET
13 15 (16.85%) Scrum
13 15 (16.85%) Unit Testing
14 14 (15.73%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (15.73%) Advertising
15 13 (14.61%) Linux
15 13 (14.61%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
16 12 (13.48%) C++
16 12 (13.48%) HTML
17 11 (12.36%) HND
17 11 (12.36%) Maven
17 11 (12.36%) JPA
17 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 14 (15.73%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (10.11%) Apache Spark
3 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (4.49%) Apache
5 4 (4.49%) IIS
5 4 (4.49%) JBoss
5 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
3 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.12%) Broadband
2 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
3 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
4 9 (10.11%) Big Data
4 9 (10.11%) Hadoop
4 9 (10.11%) MySQL
5 7 (7.87%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (6.74%) HBase
6 6 (6.74%) Sqoop
7 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Maven
2 8 (8.99%) Selenium
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (7.87%) Subversion
3 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.62%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.62%) JUnit
4 5 (5.62%) Mockito
5 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.37%) JMeter
6 2 (2.25%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.12%) gulp
7 1 (1.12%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.12%) NUnit
7 1 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 26 (29.21%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Advertising
3 3 (3.37%) Games
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 54 (60.67%) Developer
2 32 (35.96%) Java Developer
3 28 (31.46%) Software Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Java Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (3.37%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) Spring
2 30 (33.71%) Web Services
3 23 (25.84%) SOAP
4 22 (24.72%) REST
5 17 (19.10%) Hibernate
6 15 (16.85%) .NET
7 12 (13.48%) HTML
8 11 (12.36%) JPA
9 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET
10 9 (10.11%) Apache Camel
11 8 (8.99%) Java EE
11 8 (8.99%) Node.js
11 8 (8.99%) XML
12 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
12 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (7.87%) JSON
13 6 (6.74%) CSS
13 6 (6.74%) jQuery
13 6 (6.74%) RESTful
14 5 (5.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.62%) User Experience
4 4 (4.49%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.37%) Replication
6 2 (2.25%) Fintech
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Unix
3 8 (8.99%) Android
4 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.74%) Windows
6 3 (3.37%) Solaris
7 1 (1.12%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.04%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.10%) TDD
3 15 (16.85%) Scrum
3 15 (16.85%) Unit Testing
4 10 (11.24%) BDD
4 10 (11.24%) MVC
4 10 (11.24%) Web Development
5 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.99%) OOP
7 7 (7.87%) ETL
7 7 (7.87%) OO
7 7 (7.87%) SDLC
8 6 (6.74%) OOD
9 5 (5.62%) DevOps
9 5 (5.62%) Mathematics
9 5 (5.62%) Test Management
10 4 (4.49%) Customer Insight
10 4 (4.49%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.49%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.93%) Java
2 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.47%) C#
3 20 (22.47%) SQL
4 16 (17.98%) Python
5 12 (13.48%) C++
6 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.87%) Ruby
7 7 (7.87%) Scala
8 6 (6.74%) Go
9 5 (5.62%) PHP
10 4 (4.49%) C
10 4 (4.49%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.37%) Perl
12 2 (2.25%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.12%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.12%) Fortran
13 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Degree
2 11 (12.36%) HND
3 1 (1.12%) PhD
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.12%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.12%) MISRA
3 1 (1.12%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) HDFS
2 3 (3.37%) Firmware
3 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Ansible
1 2 (2.25%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Oracle
2 6 (6.74%) Cloudera
2 6 (6.74%) Hortonworks
3 4 (4.49%) IBM
4 3 (3.37%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.37%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.12%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) MuleSoft
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