The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redditch 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Worcestershire / Redditch
Rank 26 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 4.35% 13.64% 16.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 14.52% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 14
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  

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 Redditch with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Redditch
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 62 62 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 89.86% 93.94% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 61 62 65
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Redditch

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redditch 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 Redditch

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Redditch

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Redditch

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Redditch over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Redditch

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 23 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 Redditch region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded C
1 7 (87.50%) Automotive
1 7 (87.50%) VectorCAST
1 7 (87.50%) CANoe
2 4 (50.00%) MKS
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Green Hills
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Freescale
3 3 (37.50%) MISRA
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Spring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) CANoe
1 7 (87.50%) VectorCAST
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (87.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Verification Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Information Retrieval
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) MISRA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 4 (50.00%) MKS
2 3 (37.50%) Freescale
2 3 (37.50%) Green Hills
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle