Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 14 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 12.94% 20.99% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.86% 27.42% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 11
Torfaen median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £50,250 £56,250 £47,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +25.00% -15.29%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 74 62 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 87.06% 76.54% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 119
Torfaen median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,738 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,375 £56,000 £55,250
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,779
% change year-on-year +2.67% +1.96% +5.08%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Torfaen.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Torfaen

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Torfaen

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Torfaen over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Torfaen

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +2 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Software Engineering
South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (27.27%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) SOLID
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) Advertising
4 3 (27.27%) MTS
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) DRM
5 2 (18.18%) Firmware
5 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
5 2 (18.18%) Modbus
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB

Software Engineering
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 (27.27%) MTS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Modbus
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 3 (27.27%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) Core Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Core Data
2 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
2 1 (9.09%) React Native
2 1 (9.09%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Animation
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) SOLID
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) DRM
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) CMMI
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Apple