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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 14.52% 1.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.17% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 0
Median salary £49,039 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 West Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 178 51 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 95.70% 91.07% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 168 47 27
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 West Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in West Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in West Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +5 27 £49,039 +8.97% 3
Software Engineering
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Java
3 19 (45.24%) OO
3 19 (45.24%) .NET
4 18 (42.86%) C#
5 16 (38.10%) OOP
5 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
6 15 (35.71%) MVC
7 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
8 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (28.57%) Software Delivery
9 12 (28.57%) SEO
10 11 (26.19%) Unix
11 10 (23.81%) Business Transformation
12 9 (21.43%) QA
12 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (19.05%) Scrum
13 8 (19.05%) TDD
13 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
13 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
13 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
13 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (16.67%) WCF
14 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
14 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 7 (16.67%) SQL
15 6 (14.29%) Degree
15 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) IIS
1 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) GIS
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.52%) Maven
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) GitLab
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 16 (38.10%) Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Junior
7 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Head of IT
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Database Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Database Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Release Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (16.67%) WCF
3 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (11.90%) REST
4 5 (11.90%) Web Services
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.52%) EJB
5 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 4 (9.52%) Java EE
5 4 (9.52%) Java SE
5 4 (9.52%) Middleware
5 4 (9.52%) RESTful
5 4 (9.52%) SOAP
5 4 (9.52%) Spring
6 3 (7.14%) JMS
7 2 (4.76%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) WPF
8 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) OO
3 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
3 16 (38.10%) OOP
4 15 (35.71%) MVC
5 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 12 (28.57%) SEO
6 12 (28.57%) Software Delivery
7 10 (23.81%) Business Transformation
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 8 (19.05%) Scrum
8 8 (19.05%) TDD
9 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (14.29%) BDD
11 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
11 5 (11.90%) SDLC
11 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
11 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
12 4 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Groovy
5 2 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
2 4 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) IBM
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.52%) MuleSoft
2 2 (4.76%) IFS
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
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