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

Software Engineering
West Wales / Swansea
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 15.52% 1.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.17% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 0
Median salary £49,039 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -  
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 Swansea with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 167 46 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 95.98% 90.20% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 157 43 24
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,934 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Swansea over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Swansea

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Java
3 19 (45.24%) OO
3 19 (45.24%) .NET
4 18 (42.86%) C#
5 16 (38.10%) OOP
5 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
6 15 (35.71%) MVC
7 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
8 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (28.57%) Software Delivery
9 12 (28.57%) SEO
10 11 (26.19%) Unix
11 10 (23.81%) Business Transformation
12 9 (21.43%) QA
12 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (19.05%) Scrum
13 8 (19.05%) TDD
13 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
13 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
13 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
13 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (16.67%) WCF
14 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
14 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 7 (16.67%) SQL
15 6 (14.29%) Degree
15 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

Software Engineering
Co-occurring 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 (9.52%) IIS
1 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) GIS
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.52%) Maven
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) GitLab
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 16 (38.10%) Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Junior
7 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Head of IT
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Database Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Database Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Release Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (16.67%) WCF
3 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (11.90%) REST
4 5 (11.90%) Web Services
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.52%) EJB
5 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 4 (9.52%) Java EE
5 4 (9.52%) Java SE
5 4 (9.52%) Middleware
5 4 (9.52%) RESTful
5 4 (9.52%) SOAP
5 4 (9.52%) Spring
6 3 (7.14%) JMS
7 2 (4.76%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) WPF
8 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) OO
3 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
3 16 (38.10%) OOP
4 15 (35.71%) MVC
5 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 12 (28.57%) SEO
6 12 (28.57%) Software Delivery
7 10 (23.81%) Business Transformation
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 8 (19.05%) Scrum
8 8 (19.05%) TDD
9 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (14.29%) BDD
11 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
11 5 (11.90%) SDLC
11 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
11 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
12 4 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Groovy
5 2 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
2 4 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) IBM
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.52%) MuleSoft
2 2 (4.76%) IFS
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
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