Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 21 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Wales 16.18% 17.80% 12.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 18.92% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 31
Median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £33,934
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +44.51% -15.17%
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

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 West Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 121 111 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 88.97% 94.07% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 108 95 221
Median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,386 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in West Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in West Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in West Wales.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in West Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in West Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in West Wales over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in West Wales

Software Engineering
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
Swansea +1 22 £50,000 +1.96% 1
Software Engineering
Wales

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 18 (81.82%) Degree
1 18 (81.82%) AngularJS
1 18 (81.82%) React
2 17 (77.27%) webpack
2 17 (77.27%) DevOps
2 17 (77.27%) Mentoring
2 17 (77.27%) gulp
2 17 (77.27%) Front End Development
2 17 (77.27%) Vue.js
2 17 (77.27%) Data Science
2 17 (77.27%) Sass
2 17 (77.27%) Project Delivery
2 17 (77.27%) Analytics
2 17 (77.27%) Grunt
2 17 (77.27%) jQuery
2 17 (77.27%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (77.27%) Git (software)
2 17 (77.27%) Test Automation
2 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) Azure
3 4 (18.18%) AWS
4 3 (13.64%) MySQL
4 3 (13.64%) Google
4 3 (13.64%) GCP
4 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.64%) Machine Learning

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 4 (18.18%) AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Azure
2 3 (13.64%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Git (software)
1 17 (77.27%) Grunt
1 17 (77.27%) gulp
1 17 (77.27%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 17 (77.27%) HTML CSS Developer
2 17 (77.27%) HTML Developer
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) AngularJS
1 18 (81.82%) React
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) jQuery
2 17 (77.27%) Sass
2 17 (77.27%) Vue.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (77.27%) Analytics
1 17 (77.27%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (77.27%) Data Science
1 17 (77.27%) DevOps
1 17 (77.27%) Front End Development
1 17 (77.27%) Mentoring
1 17 (77.27%) Project Delivery
1 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
1 17 (77.27%) Test Automation
2 3 (13.64%) Machine Learning
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
2 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (13.64%) SDLC
3 1 (4.55%) Coaching
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) OO
3 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Google