The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 20 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 13.04% - 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.51% - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £25,000
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 Swansea with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 111 55 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 96.52% 78.57% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 94 48 27
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea 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 Swansea

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Swansea

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

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 Swansea region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) OO
5 13 (65.00%) Java
5 13 (65.00%) MVC
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (45.00%) OOP
7 8 (40.00%) Scrum
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (35.00%) SDLC
8 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (30.00%) OOD
9 6 (30.00%) Java EE
9 6 (30.00%) MuleSoft
9 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (30.00%) Groovy
9 6 (30.00%) BDD
10 5 (25.00%) REST
10 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (25.00%) JMS
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (20.00%) HTML
11 4 (20.00%) IIS
11 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) GitLab
2 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Junior
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (30.00%) Java EE
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) JMS
4 5 (25.00%) REST
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) EJB
5 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) Java SE
5 4 (20.00%) Middleware
5 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 4 (20.00%) SOAP
5 4 (20.00%) Spring
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) OO
3 13 (65.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) OOP
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) SDLC
6 7 (35.00%) TDD
7 6 (30.00%) BDD
7 6 (30.00%) OOD
8 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (20.00%) Customer Insight
9 4 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
10 3 (15.00%) Kanban
10 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
11 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
12 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Groovy
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) MuleSoft
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) IFS
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24876 - £60649 per annum + up to 15k allowance
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