The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 82 48 77
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 60 99 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.54% 4.83% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 5.66% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 93 42
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2023 1748 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.58% 85.27% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1430 1412
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Birmingham

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 90 (57.69%) Degree
2 75 (48.08%) Computer Science
3 64 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (41.03%) SQL
4 54 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 51 (32.69%) MySQL
6 50 (32.05%) .NET
7 44 (28.21%) Java
8 43 (27.56%) Line Management
9 42 (26.92%) Data Centre
9 42 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 42 (26.92%) Service Delivery
10 41 (26.28%) C#
10 41 (26.28%) Requirements Analysis
10 41 (26.28%) Presales
11 37 (23.72%) Amazon AWS
12 36 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
12 36 (23.08%) Linux
12 36 (23.08%) MVC
13 35 (22.44%) Publishing
13 35 (22.44%) ISEB
13 35 (22.44%) CMDB
13 35 (22.44%) Zachman Framework
13 35 (22.44%) TOGAF
14 32 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 31 (19.87%) Git (software)
16 29 (18.59%) IBM
16 29 (18.59%) Oracle
16 29 (18.59%) DB2
17 28 (17.95%) C++

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 26 (16.67%) Apache
2 13 (8.33%) Facebook Platform
3 6 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.64%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.64%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 37 (23.72%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (16.03%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (14.74%) IaaS
4 23 (14.74%) PaaS
5 19 (12.18%) SaaS
6 6 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.28%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 2 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.28%) GitHub
8 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.82%) HTTP
2 13 (8.33%) SAN
3 6 (3.85%) Firewall
3 6 (3.85%) WAN
4 4 (2.56%) Skype
5 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.28%) Internet
6 1 (0.64%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 51 (32.69%) MySQL
3 29 (18.59%) DB2
4 27 (17.31%) NoSQL
5 19 (12.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (8.33%) Redis
7 9 (5.77%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.85%) Neo4j
9 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.28%) SQLite
12 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.64%) Riak
Development Applications
1 31 (19.87%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.26%) Subversion
3 14 (8.97%) Selenium
4 13 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 13 (8.33%) JUnit
5 10 (6.41%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.13%) SoapUI
7 7 (4.49%) Maven
7 7 (4.49%) Ranorex
8 6 (3.85%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.56%) Gradle
9 4 (2.56%) JIRA
9 4 (2.56%) MSBuild
9 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.28%) CANoe
11 2 (1.28%) NuGet
11 2 (1.28%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.64%) VectorCAST
General
1 35 (22.44%) Publishing
2 21 (13.46%) Finance
2 21 (13.46%) Games
3 11 (7.05%) Retail
4 7 (4.49%) Automotive
5 4 (2.56%) Electronics
6 2 (1.28%) Military
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (32.69%) Developer
2 41 (26.28%) Software Engineer
3 19 (12.18%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.18%) Technical Specialist
4 17 (10.90%) Architect
5 16 (10.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (8.97%) Analyst
6 14 (8.97%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (8.97%) SQL Server Analyst
7 13 (8.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 13 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
7 13 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 13 (8.33%) C# Programmer
7 13 (8.33%) Programmer
7 13 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 13 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
8 11 (7.05%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (32.05%) .NET
2 28 (17.95%) XML
3 27 (17.31%) HTML
4 25 (16.03%) CSS
5 21 (13.46%) jQuery
5 21 (13.46%) REST
6 17 (10.90%) Spring
7 16 (10.26%) .NET Framework
7 16 (10.26%) JSON
8 14 (8.97%) WPF
9 13 (8.33%) LAMP
10 12 (7.69%) Spring MVC
10 12 (7.69%) Web Services
11 11 (7.05%) ASP.NET
12 10 (6.41%) HTML5
13 8 (5.13%) WCF
14 7 (4.49%) CSS3
14 7 (4.49%) Hibernate
14 7 (4.49%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (48.08%) Computer Science
2 42 (26.92%) Data Centre
3 35 (22.44%) CMDB
4 13 (8.33%) Clustering
4 13 (8.33%) Online Gambling
5 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.49%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.21%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.56%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.92%) User Experience
10 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.28%) CAN bus
10 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.64%) Blog
11 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.08%) Linux
2 13 (8.33%) AIX
2 13 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (8.33%) Solaris
2 13 (8.33%) SUSE
2 13 (8.33%) Unix
3 6 (3.85%) Android
4 5 (3.21%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.92%) Windows
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.56%) Line Management
3 42 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 42 (26.92%) Service Delivery
4 41 (26.28%) Presales
4 41 (26.28%) Requirements Analysis
5 36 (23.08%) MVC
5 36 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 35 (22.44%) TOGAF
6 35 (22.44%) Zachman Framework
7 28 (17.95%) OO
7 28 (17.95%) Service Management
8 24 (15.38%) Project Management
9 22 (14.10%) ITIL
9 22 (14.10%) ITIL V3
9 22 (14.10%) OOD
9 22 (14.10%) PRINCE2
10 19 (12.18%) Integration Testing
11 17 (10.90%) Open Source
11 17 (10.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (41.03%) SQL
2 44 (28.21%) Java
3 41 (26.28%) C#
4 28 (17.95%) C++
5 24 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 15 (9.62%) Scala
7 14 (8.97%) XAML
8 13 (8.33%) Perl
8 13 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 10 (6.41%) C
10 9 (5.77%) Python
11 8 (5.13%) T-SQL
11 8 (5.13%) VB.NET
12 7 (4.49%) Groovy
12 7 (4.49%) Ruby
13 6 (3.85%) Clojure
13 6 (3.85%) PHP
13 6 (3.85%) XPath
14 4 (2.56%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (57.69%) Degree
2 35 (22.44%) ISEB
3 22 (14.10%) PMI Certification
3 22 (14.10%) PMP
4 8 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.85%) CCNA
6 4 (2.56%) MCAD
6 4 (2.56%) MCP
6 4 (2.56%) MCSD
6 4 (2.56%) MCTS
6 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.28%) CCIE
7 2 (1.28%) CCNP
7 2 (1.28%) CCSP
7 2 (1.28%) CCVP
7 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.28%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 23 (14.74%) Virtual Machines
1 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (14.74%) SCVMM
2 13 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (8.33%) Unicenter
3 6 (3.85%) Grafana
3 6 (3.85%) Graphite
3 6 (3.85%) Packer
3 6 (3.85%) Puppet
3 6 (3.85%) SCOrch
3 6 (3.85%) Terraform
3 6 (3.85%) Uchiwa
3 6 (3.85%) vRealize
4 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (18.59%) IBM
1 29 (18.59%) Oracle
2 24 (15.38%) Cisco
3 23 (14.74%) VMware
4 22 (14.10%) CheckPoint
4 22 (14.10%) HP
4 22 (14.10%) Juniper
5 16 (10.26%) BMC
5 16 (10.26%) Citrix
5 16 (10.26%) EMC
5 16 (10.26%) NetApp
6 13 (8.33%) CA
6 13 (8.33%) Facebook
6 13 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (8.33%) Sun
6 13 (8.33%) Veritas
7 7 (4.49%) Google
7 7 (4.49%) MuleSoft
8 6 (3.85%) Brocade
8 6 (3.85%) Fortinet
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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