Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 9 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 49 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 19.13% 17.56% 17.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.18% 17.88% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 51 68
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,749 £29,405
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,946 £55,791
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +9.76%

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 109 274 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 94.78% 98.21% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 102 259 363
West Wales median annual salary £38,750 £39,301 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -1.75% +12.68%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,844 £57,946
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

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 6 months to 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 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
Swansea +1 22 £37,500 -3.23% 2
Software Engineering
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 14 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) Front End Development
2 12 (54.55%) Machine Learning
3 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 11 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 11 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 11 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (36.36%) Spring
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Python
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Node.js
6 3 (13.64%) Ruby
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
7 2 (9.09%) Docker
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Unix
7 2 (9.09%) Serverless
7 2 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.09%) Spinnaker

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 2 (9.09%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Spinnaker
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Games
1 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Angular Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 8 (36.36%) Spring
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Front End Development
2 12 (54.55%) Machine Learning
3 11 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) API Design
8 1 (4.55%) Coaching
8 1 (4.55%) Development Roadmap
8 1 (4.55%) OOD
8 1 (4.55%) People Management
8 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu