Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 20.69% 12.94% 20.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.09% 13.92% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 15
Torfaen median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,125 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,725 £50,250 £56,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +25.00%

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 46 79 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 79.31% 92.94% 83.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 48
Torfaen median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,675 £21,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,850 £55,375
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.35%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +7 12 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Software Engineering
South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) webpack
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Android
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (41.67%) React
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) React Native
3 4 (33.33%) Babel
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 4 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
3 4 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Digital TV
4 3 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Docker
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Functional Programming

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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) webpack
2 4 (33.33%) Babel
3 3 (25.00%) Gradle
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Product Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Product Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) React
2 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 4 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
2 4 (33.33%) React Native
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) IPTV
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (8.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (16.67%) Microservices
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) Presales
5 2 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 4 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 3 (25.00%) ES6
4 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (8.33%) Perforce