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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 64 48 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 73 97 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.10% 5.48% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 6.37% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52 90 38
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,000 £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
2035 1522 1546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.41% 85.94% 84.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1214 1360
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 £28,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 83 (53.55%) Degree
2 77 (49.68%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (43.23%) Computer Science
3 67 (43.23%) SQL
4 62 (40.00%) Java
5 56 (36.13%) SQL Server
6 53 (34.19%) .NET
7 52 (33.55%) C#
8 46 (29.68%) MySQL
9 42 (27.10%) Linux
10 38 (24.52%) XML
11 33 (21.29%) JavaScript
11 33 (21.29%) Git (software)
12 32 (20.65%) OO
13 31 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
14 30 (19.35%) C++
15 29 (18.71%) Line Management
16 28 (18.06%) NoSQL
16 28 (18.06%) MVC
17 27 (17.42%) Service Delivery
17 27 (17.42%) Integration Testing
17 27 (17.42%) Data Centre
18 26 (16.77%) Presales
18 26 (16.77%) Requirements Analysis
18 26 (16.77%) Oracle
19 25 (16.13%) ISEB
19 25 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
19 25 (16.13%) .NET Framework
19 25 (16.13%) Open Source

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 22 (14.19%) Apache
2 13 (8.39%) Facebook Platform
3 11 (7.10%) Node.js
4 4 (2.58%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.94%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 30 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (11.61%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (10.32%) IaaS
4 16 (10.32%) PaaS
5 15 (9.68%) SaaS
6 11 (7.10%) GitHub
7 4 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.29%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 2 (1.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.90%) HTTP
2 9 (5.81%) SAN
3 8 (5.16%) Skype
4 3 (1.94%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (1.29%) Extranet
5 2 (1.29%) Firewall
5 2 (1.29%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.29%) Internet
5 2 (1.29%) Intranet
5 2 (1.29%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.13%) SQL Server
2 46 (29.68%) MySQL
3 28 (18.06%) NoSQL
4 22 (14.19%) DB2
5 17 (10.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (8.39%) Redis
7 12 (7.74%) MongoDB
8 11 (7.10%) Neo4j
9 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.52%) Big Data
10 7 (4.52%) Pentaho
11 5 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.58%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.65%) QlikView
15 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (21.29%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.32%) Subversion
3 15 (9.68%) JUnit
4 13 (8.39%) Eclipse
5 11 (7.10%) Jenkins
6 10 (6.45%) Selenium
7 9 (5.81%) Ranorex
7 9 (5.81%) SoapUI
8 7 (4.52%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (3.23%) Maven
10 4 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.58%) Gradle
10 4 (2.58%) JIRA
10 4 (2.58%) NuGet
10 4 (2.58%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.94%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.29%) LabVIEW
12 2 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.29%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (15.48%) Games
1 24 (15.48%) Publishing
2 8 (5.16%) Finance
3 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.29%) Automotive
4 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (27.74%) Software Engineer
2 38 (24.52%) Developer
3 29 (18.71%) Analyst
4 22 (14.19%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 22 (14.19%) .NET Programmer
4 22 (14.19%) Analyst Programmer
4 22 (14.19%) C# Programmer
4 22 (14.19%) Programmer
4 22 (14.19%) SQL Analyst
4 22 (14.19%) SQL Programmer
4 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Analyst
5 21 (13.55%) Java Developer
6 16 (10.32%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (10.32%) Consultant
7 14 (9.03%) Architect
8 13 (8.39%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (7.10%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (7.10%) Technical Specialist
10 9 (5.81%) Test Automation Consultant
10 9 (5.81%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (34.19%) .NET
2 38 (24.52%) XML
3 25 (16.13%) .NET Framework
4 24 (15.48%) HTML
4 24 (15.48%) REST
5 23 (14.84%) CSS
6 20 (12.90%) JSON
6 20 (12.90%) Spring
7 18 (11.61%) jQuery
8 16 (10.32%) HTML5
8 16 (10.32%) WPF
9 15 (9.68%) Web Services
10 13 (8.39%) Spring MVC
11 10 (6.45%) Hibernate
12 9 (5.81%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.81%) LAMP
12 9 (5.81%) WCF
13 8 (5.16%) CSS3
13 8 (5.16%) Dojo
13 8 (5.16%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 67 (43.23%) Computer Science
2 27 (17.42%) Data Centre
3 24 (15.48%) CMDB
4 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.39%) Online Gambling
6 11 (7.10%) Mathematics
7 9 (5.81%) Clustering
8 7 (4.52%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.58%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.58%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.58%) User Experience
10 3 (1.94%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.94%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.29%) CAN bus
11 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.29%) Linked Data
11 2 (1.29%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.10%) Linux
2 16 (10.32%) Unix
3 11 (7.10%) Solaris
4 9 (5.81%) AIX
4 9 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.81%) SUSE
4 9 (5.81%) Windows
5 6 (3.87%) Android
5 6 (3.87%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.29%) CentOS
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (49.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.65%) OO
3 31 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (18.71%) Line Management
5 28 (18.06%) MVC
6 27 (17.42%) Integration Testing
6 27 (17.42%) Service Delivery
7 26 (16.77%) Presales
7 26 (16.77%) Requirements Analysis
8 25 (16.13%) Open Source
8 25 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
9 24 (15.48%) TOGAF
9 24 (15.48%) Zachman Framework
10 23 (14.84%) Change Management
11 22 (14.19%) System Integration Testing
11 22 (14.19%) Test Planning
12 19 (12.26%) Service Management
13 18 (11.61%) OOD
14 17 (10.97%) Project Management
15 16 (10.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (43.23%) SQL
2 62 (40.00%) Java
3 52 (33.55%) C#
4 33 (21.29%) JavaScript
5 30 (19.35%) C++
6 18 (11.61%) Python
7 17 (10.97%) Scala
7 17 (10.97%) XAML
8 11 (7.10%) Perl
9 10 (6.45%) C
10 9 (5.81%) PHP
10 9 (5.81%) Shell Script
11 8 (5.16%) Delphi
11 8 (5.16%) Groovy
12 7 (4.52%) Ruby
13 6 (3.87%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.87%) XPath
14 4 (2.58%) Clojure
15 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.29%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 83 (53.55%) Degree
2 25 (16.13%) ISEB
3 15 (9.68%) PMI Certification
3 15 (9.68%) PMP
4 7 (4.52%) PhD
5 2 (1.29%) CCNA
5 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.29%) MCSD
5 2 (1.29%) MCSE
5 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (10.32%) SCVMM
2 11 (7.10%) Puppet
3 9 (5.81%) NetBackup
3 9 (5.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (5.81%) Oracle ZFS
3 9 (5.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (5.81%) Unicenter
4 4 (2.58%) Grafana
4 4 (2.58%) Graphite
4 4 (2.58%) Packer
4 4 (2.58%) Terraform
4 4 (2.58%) Uchiwa
5 2 (1.29%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (16.77%) Oracle
2 22 (14.19%) IBM
3 16 (10.32%) VMware
4 15 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 15 (9.68%) Cisco
4 15 (9.68%) HP
4 15 (9.68%) Juniper
5 13 (8.39%) BMC
5 13 (8.39%) Citrix
5 13 (8.39%) EMC
5 13 (8.39%) Facebook
5 13 (8.39%) NetApp
6 11 (7.10%) MuleSoft
7 9 (5.81%) CA
7 9 (5.81%) Microsoft
7 9 (5.81%) Sun
7 9 (5.81%) Veritas
8 8 (5.16%) Cloudera
9 7 (4.52%) Hortonworks
9 7 (4.52%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 21 days ago