The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Torfaen during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
South Wales / Torfaen
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 13 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 7.41% 7.84% 4.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 7.84% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £38,500 £47,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.08% +44.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 26 51 110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 96.30% 100.00% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 104
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Torfaen

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Torfaen

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cwmbran +6 2 £38,500 -18.08% 1
Software Engineer
South Wales

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Torfaen region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) Java SE
4 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) Customer Insight
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) EJB

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (42.86%) EJB
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Java SE
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (28.57%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (42.86%) Customer Insight
4 3 (42.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) Android Development
6 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 1 (14.29%) Personalization
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
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