Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 15.38% 26.98% 27.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 27.87% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 27
Torfaen median annual salary £43,750 £38,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -18.09% +4.44%
10th Percentile £33,213 £28,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £45,269 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%

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 60 61 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 92.31% 96.83% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 111
Torfaen median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -14.63% +9.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,450 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,000 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +2.70%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 10 £43,750 +13.64% 4
Software Engineering
South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Torfaen region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Docker
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (20.00%) ATDD
4 2 (20.00%) Gradle
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Product Owner
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
1 2 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) ATDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker