Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 19 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 8.86% 2.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.94% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 0
Walsall median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -3.75% +6.67%

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 Walsall with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Walsall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64 99 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 81.01% 90.83% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 57 87 138
Walsall median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +7.59%
10th Percentile £22,100 £22,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £46,100 £78,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Walsall

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Walsall

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Walsall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Walsall over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Django
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Smart Home
3 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (42.86%) Internet of Things
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Java

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Linux Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Unix Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Django
2 2 (28.57%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Smart Home
2 3 (42.86%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA