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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Worcestershire / Redditch
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 16 26
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 2.08% 8.16% 8.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 8.51% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
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 Redditch with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Redditch
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 41 47 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 85.42% 95.92% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 59
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Redditch region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (50.00%) MKS
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Green Hills
1 2 (50.00%) Freescale
1 2 (50.00%) VectorCAST
1 2 (50.00%) CANoe
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Software Engineering
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) CANoe
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
1 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Freescale
1 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (50.00%) Green Hills
1 2 (50.00%) MKS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore