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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 5 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 11.76% - 7.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.79% - 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Median salary £39,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  

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 Walsall with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 29 114 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 85.29% 84.44% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 98 42
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £62,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 7 (70.00%) PHP
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) Laravel
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) SaaS
4 3 (30.00%) QMS
4 3 (30.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) ColdFusion
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) C++

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 (30.00%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Development Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Laravel
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
1 4 (40.00%) OOD
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) MVVM
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) QMS
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++