The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 16 14
Rank change year-on-year -21 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.25% 12.53% 18.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 13.81% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 43
Median salary £42,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.00% -37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £47,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 313 333 193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 88.92% 90.74% 79.75%
Number of salaries quoted 302 305 172
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Worcestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Worcestershire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Malvern -2 13 £50,000 +100.00%
Worcester -4 7 £37,000 +13.84% 1
Redditch -9 1 £58,000 +45.00%
Evesham - 1 £35,000 - 2
Software Engineering
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 24 (50.00%) C#
2 23 (47.92%) .NET
3 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (37.50%) C++
5 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
6 16 (33.33%) Java
7 14 (29.17%) SQL
7 14 (29.17%) C
7 14 (29.17%) Degree
8 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 12 (25.00%) MVC
9 11 (22.92%) CSS
9 11 (22.92%) HTML
9 11 (22.92%) Linux
9 11 (22.92%) Web Development
9 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
10 10 (20.83%) Angular 2
10 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (20.83%) HTML5
10 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
11 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 9 (18.75%) Web Services
11 9 (18.75%) Oracle
11 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
12 8 (16.67%) CSS3
12 8 (16.67%) SDLC
12 8 (16.67%) Embedded C

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (2.08%) JBoss
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) SaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (10.42%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) 3G
4 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.08%) RS-232
4 1 (2.08%) RS-485
4 1 (2.08%) WEP
4 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (12.50%) Big Data
6 2 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (14.58%) Selenium
1 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.42%) Mercurial
3 4 (8.33%) CANoe
3 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.33%) PVCS
3 4 (8.33%) VectorCAST
4 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.25%) Subversion
4 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (10.42%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
1 18 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) .NET Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Azure Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Graduate
8 4 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
3 11 (22.92%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) HTML
4 10 (20.83%) Angular 2
4 10 (20.83%) HTML5
5 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
5 9 (18.75%) Web Services
6 8 (16.67%) CSS3
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
8 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.33%) Node.js
9 4 (8.33%) XML
10 3 (6.25%) jQuery
11 2 (4.17%) REST
11 2 (4.17%) Spring
11 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.17%) XSLT
12 1 (2.08%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) MVC
3 11 (22.92%) Web Development
4 8 (16.67%) SDLC
5 7 (14.58%) Kanban
5 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
6 6 (12.50%) Analytics
7 5 (10.42%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 5 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (10.42%) OO
7 5 (10.42%) Presales
7 5 (10.42%) Protective Monitoring
7 5 (10.42%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (10.42%) SIEM
7 5 (10.42%) Threat Intelligence
7 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
8 3 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (37.50%) C++
3 16 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (29.17%) C
4 14 (29.17%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 7 (14.58%) Embedded C++
6 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.58%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.25%) Ada
8 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Degree
2 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.42%) CREST Certified
4 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.42%) GCIA
4 5 (10.42%) GCIH
4 5 (10.42%) GIAC
4 5 (10.42%) GREM
5 4 (8.33%) CEH
6 2 (4.17%) HND
6 2 (4.17%) MCSD
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) MISRA
2 4 (8.33%) DO-178B
2 4 (8.33%) DO-254
3 3 (6.25%) Def Stans
4 2 (4.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Snort
2 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) ArcSight
2 5 (10.42%) LogRhythm
3 4 (8.33%) Rockwell
4 3 (6.25%) Freescale
4 3 (6.25%) Fujitsu
4 3 (6.25%) Green Hills
4 3 (6.25%) MKS
5 1 (2.08%) Assembla
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Renesas
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