The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 31 52 51
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.90% 3.00% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 3.43% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 18
Median salary £39,000 £37,300 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -12.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 396 583 475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 91.03% 87.54% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 306 528 415
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Staffordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Staffordshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 11 £39,500 +4.22%
Stafford - 9 £40,750 -
Tamworth - 7 £31,500 -
Cannock - 5 £39,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent +8 1 £39,000 +47.16%
Rugeley - 1 £25,000 - 1
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 51 (61.45%) C#
1 51 (61.45%) .NET
2 45 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (50.60%) HTML
4 38 (45.78%) CSS
5 35 (42.17%) MVC
6 33 (39.76%) ASP.NET
7 31 (37.35%) JavaScript
8 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
9 29 (34.94%) OO
10 28 (33.73%) SQL
10 28 (33.73%) SOA
11 27 (32.53%) Scrum
12 25 (30.12%) HTML5
13 24 (28.92%) Subversion
13 24 (28.92%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (27.71%) AngularJS
14 23 (27.71%) Continuous Delivery
14 23 (27.71%) SOLID
15 22 (26.51%) T-SQL
16 21 (25.30%) jQuery
16 21 (25.30%) WCF
16 21 (25.30%) Computer Science
17 20 (24.10%) XML
17 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
18 19 (22.89%) React
19 17 (20.48%) PHP
20 16 (19.28%) Selenium
21 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (10.84%) ColdFusion
2 8 (9.64%) Confluence
3 2 (2.41%) CMS
3 2 (2.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Simulink
2 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) SaaS
2 4 (4.82%) GitHub
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) Internet
1 8 (9.64%) Profibus
1 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.20%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) MySQL
3 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.41%) Riak
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) Subversion
2 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
3 16 (19.28%) Selenium
4 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
4 12 (14.46%) TeamCity
5 8 (9.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (9.64%) JIRA
5 8 (9.64%) SonarQube
6 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.82%) CruiseControl
7 4 (4.82%) JSUnit
7 4 (4.82%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (4.82%) Mocha
7 4 (4.82%) PhpStorm
7 4 (4.82%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (10.84%) Electronics
2 6 (7.23%) Marketing
3 4 (4.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) Developer
1 35 (42.17%) Software Engineer
2 10 (12.05%) C# Developer
2 10 (12.05%) Senior Developer
3 8 (9.64%) Development Team Leader
3 8 (9.64%) Team Leader
4 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
4 7 (8.43%) .NET Software Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (8.43%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.23%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Linux Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.82%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (61.45%) .NET
2 42 (50.60%) HTML
3 38 (45.78%) CSS
4 33 (39.76%) ASP.NET
5 25 (30.12%) HTML5
6 23 (27.71%) AngularJS
7 21 (25.30%) jQuery
7 21 (25.30%) WCF
8 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (24.10%) XML
9 19 (22.89%) React
10 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (10.84%) Laravel
12 8 (9.64%) Middleware
13 7 (8.43%) Web Services
13 7 (8.43%) WPF
14 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (4.82%) LESS
14 4 (4.82%) REST
14 4 (4.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.64%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.64%) Data Structures
3 8 (9.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (3.61%) Blog
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) iPad
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.20%) SCADA
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (42.17%) MVC
3 29 (34.94%) OO
4 28 (33.73%) SOA
5 27 (32.53%) Scrum
6 24 (28.92%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (27.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (27.71%) SOLID
8 13 (15.66%) TDD
9 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
10 9 (10.84%) Multithreaded Programming
10 9 (10.84%) Multithreading
11 8 (9.64%) Change Control
11 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (9.64%) Issue Tracking
11 8 (9.64%) Open Source
11 8 (9.64%) Release Management
11 8 (9.64%) Requirements Management
11 8 (9.64%) V-Model
11 8 (9.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (61.45%) C#
2 31 (37.35%) JavaScript
3 28 (33.73%) SQL
4 22 (26.51%) T-SQL
5 17 (20.48%) PHP
6 13 (15.66%) Java
7 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
7 12 (14.46%) VB.NET
8 11 (13.25%) C
9 9 (10.84%) Python
10 8 (9.64%) Clojure
10 8 (9.64%) Erlang
10 8 (9.64%) Haskell
10 8 (9.64%) MATLAB
11 7 (8.43%) C++
11 7 (8.43%) F#
12 6 (7.23%) Go
13 2 (2.41%) Ada
14 1 (1.20%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) IEC 61508
2 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Atlassian
1 8 (9.64%) Coverity
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle
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