The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,269 in advertised job vacancies in Cwmbran during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Torfaen / Cwmbran
Rank 8 13 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cwmbran 15.15% 18.56% 12.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.15% 18.56% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 11
Median salary £45,269 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.68% +4.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cwmbran. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cwmbran
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 33 97 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cwmbran 100.00% 100.00% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 87 95
Median salary £34,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.83% +16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £51,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cwmbran

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cwmbran that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Cwmbran

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Cwmbran

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cwmbran region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Customer Insight
4 3 (50.00%) Java SE
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Maven

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (50.00%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Java SE
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Insight
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin