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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Wales / Torfaen
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 11 8
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 37.14% 27.84% 25.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 46.43% 30.34% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 24
Median salary £41,885 £47,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.88% -1.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £47,050 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  

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 Torfaen with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 28 89 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 80.00% 91.75% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 80 94
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £59,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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
Cwmbran +9 13 £41,885 -10.88% 2
Software Engineering
South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) Node.js
4 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (45.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) OO
5 9 (45.00%) OOD
6 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (40.00%) SDLC
7 7 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (35.00%) TypeScript
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) OOP
8 6 (30.00%) SOAP
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) RESTful
9 5 (25.00%) C#
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) MVC
10 4 (20.00%) TDD
10 4 (20.00%) Multimedia
10 4 (20.00%) Spring
10 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (20.00%) Java EE
10 4 (20.00%) JSON
10 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET

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 (15.00%) IIS
1 3 (15.00%) JBoss
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (15.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Head of Development
8 1 (5.00%) Head of Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) CSS
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) Node.js
3 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (30.00%) RESTful
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (20.00%) Java EE
6 4 (20.00%) JSON
6 4 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) Java SE
7 3 (15.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) OOD
4 8 (40.00%) SDLC
5 7 (35.00%) OOP
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (15.00%) Customer Insight
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) Microservices
8 2 (10.00%) UML
9 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (5.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Groovy
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
Cwmbran, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday