Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 45 24
Rank change year-on-year +36 -21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 70 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 18.62% 2.12% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.83% 2.33% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 68 4 3
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £27,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.61% -9.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £29,405 £21,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,791 £45,875 £32,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +25.00% -1.37%

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 353 172 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 93.88% 91.01% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 335 161 75
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,550 £23,750 £22,350
90th Percentile £57,946 £53,750 £63,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +34 70 £37,500 +37.61% 1
Software Engineering
Wales

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

1 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (55.71%) Business Transformation
2 39 (55.71%) Software Delivery
3 37 (52.86%) SEO
4 29 (41.43%) Java
5 27 (38.57%) SC Cleared
5 27 (38.57%) Security Cleared
5 27 (38.57%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (38.57%) Mentoring
6 25 (35.71%) Service Delivery
7 23 (32.86%) OO
8 22 (31.43%) Unix
8 22 (31.43%) OOP
8 22 (31.43%) Customer Requirements
9 19 (27.14%) QA
10 18 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (17.14%) Configuration Management
12 7 (10.00%) Project Management
12 7 (10.00%) .NET
13 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
13 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
13 6 (8.57%) C#
13 6 (8.57%) SQL
13 6 (8.57%) MVC
13 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
13 6 (8.57%) Degree
14 5 (7.14%) WCF
14 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
14 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (5.71%) GIS

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 27 (38.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Heroku
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) GIS
2 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.43%) Advertising
1 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 23 (32.86%) Lead Software Engineer
3 22 (31.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Release Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Software Release Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Head of IT
7 5 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Junior
9 2 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.86%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.43%) PHP Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.43%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.43%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (1.43%) CSS
3 1 (1.43%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) Laravel
3 1 (1.43%) RESTful
3 1 (1.43%) SOAP
3 1 (1.43%) Symfony
3 1 (1.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (55.71%) Business Transformation
2 39 (55.71%) Software Delivery
3 37 (52.86%) SEO
4 27 (38.57%) Mentoring
5 25 (35.71%) Service Delivery
6 23 (32.86%) OO
7 22 (31.43%) Customer Requirements
7 22 (31.43%) OOP
8 12 (17.14%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.00%) Project Management
10 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
10 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.57%) MVC
11 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
12 2 (2.86%) Scrum
13 1 (1.43%) OOD
13 1 (1.43%) Service Management
13 1 (1.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) Java
2 6 (8.57%) C#
2 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.57%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (38.57%) SC Cleared
1 27 (38.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.14%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) GDPR
2 1 (1.43%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.43%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle