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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 49 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 88 66 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.68% 3.48% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 4.08% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57 51 90
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
1686 1618 1506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.68% 85.20% 83.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1362 1355
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 111 (58.73%) Degree
2 96 (50.79%) Computer Science
3 81 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 71 (37.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 69 (36.51%) Service Delivery
6 65 (34.39%) SQL
7 63 (33.33%) Finance
8 60 (31.75%) ITIL
9 58 (30.69%) Cisco
9 58 (30.69%) HP
9 58 (30.69%) CheckPoint
10 57 (30.16%) MS Excel
11 55 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (27.51%) Retail
12 52 (27.51%) VMware
13 51 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
14 50 (26.46%) Presales
15 49 (25.93%) Line Management
15 49 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
16 48 (25.40%) SQL Server
17 44 (23.28%) Project Management
17 44 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 43 (22.75%) Amazon AWS
18 43 (22.75%) ISEB
18 43 (22.75%) MySQL
19 42 (22.22%) JavaScript
19 42 (22.22%) TOGAF
20 41 (21.69%) Amazon EC2
20 41 (21.69%) PaaS
20 41 (21.69%) IaaS

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 12 (6.35%) Apache
2 11 (5.82%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.70%) IIS
3 7 (3.70%) Umbraco
4 6 (3.17%) WordPress
5 2 (1.06%) CMS
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 57 (30.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.35%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.53%) Simulink
4 1 (0.53%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 15 (7.94%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 51 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (22.75%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (21.69%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (21.69%) IaaS
3 41 (21.69%) PaaS
4 12 (6.35%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.34%) Firewall
1 29 (15.34%) WAN
2 20 (10.58%) LAN
2 20 (10.58%) OSPF
3 5 (2.65%) HTTP
4 3 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.53%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 43 (22.75%) MySQL
3 30 (15.87%) DB2
4 11 (5.82%) Big Data
4 11 (5.82%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.70%) SpecFlow
2 6 (3.17%) JUnit
2 6 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.12%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.12%) MSBuild
4 3 (1.59%) CANoe
4 3 (1.59%) Selenium
5 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.06%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.06%) VectorCAST
6 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.53%) Gradle
6 1 (0.53%) Grunt
6 1 (0.53%) gulp
6 1 (0.53%) JIRA
6 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 63 (33.33%) Finance
2 52 (27.51%) Retail
3 38 (20.11%) Publishing
4 26 (13.76%) Automotive
5 9 (4.76%) Banking
6 6 (3.17%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (33.33%) Developer
2 35 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 32 (16.93%) Architect
4 23 (12.17%) Solutions Architect
5 21 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 18 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 16 (8.47%) Network Engineer
7 16 (8.47%) Senior Network Engineer
8 15 (7.94%) Embedded Engineer
8 15 (7.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 12 (6.35%) SCCM Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (4.76%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 9 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
11 7 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
11 7 (3.70%) SQL Developer
11 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.58%) HTML
2 34 (17.99%) .NET
3 27 (14.29%) CSS
4 23 (12.17%) ASP.NET
5 19 (10.05%) HTML5
6 16 (8.47%) jQuery
7 15 (7.94%) Ajax
8 13 (6.88%) AngularJS
9 12 (6.35%) J2EE
9 12 (6.35%) Web Services
10 11 (5.82%) CSS3
11 10 (5.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (5.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (5.29%) REST
12 7 (3.70%) .NET Framework
12 7 (3.70%) Gherkin
12 7 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (3.70%) XML
13 5 (2.65%) Node.js
13 5 (2.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 96 (50.79%) Computer Science
2 81 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 38 (20.11%) CMDB
4 11 (5.82%) Fintech
4 11 (5.82%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.12%) Blog
6 4 (2.12%) NHS
6 4 (2.12%) User Experience
7 3 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.06%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.53%) iPhone
9 1 (0.53%) Mechatronics
9 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.47%) Windows
2 12 (6.35%) Windows 10
2 12 (6.35%) Windows 7
3 10 (5.29%) Linux
4 8 (4.23%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.59%) Android
5 3 (1.59%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.06%) Unix
7 1 (0.53%) Debian
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
7 1 (0.53%) SUSE
7 1 (0.53%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 69 (36.51%) Service Delivery
3 60 (31.75%) ITIL
4 55 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (26.46%) Presales
6 49 (25.93%) Line Management
6 49 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
7 44 (23.28%) Project Management
8 42 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 40 (21.16%) Technical Architecture
9 40 (21.16%) Zachman Framework
10 38 (20.11%) Gantt Chart
10 38 (20.11%) ITIL V3
10 38 (20.11%) PRINCE2
10 38 (20.11%) Service Management
11 32 (16.93%) Root Cause Analysis
12 29 (15.34%) Capacity Planning
12 29 (15.34%) IT Governance
12 29 (15.34%) MVC
13 28 (14.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (34.39%) SQL
2 42 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 38 (20.11%) C#
4 34 (17.99%) Java
5 21 (11.11%) C
6 16 (8.47%) PHP
7 15 (7.94%) Embedded C
7 15 (7.94%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.35%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.29%) C++
10 5 (2.65%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.65%) XPath
11 4 (2.12%) VBScript
12 2 (1.06%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.06%) Python
12 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.53%) Go
13 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.53%) PHP 4
13 1 (0.53%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 111 (58.73%) Degree
2 43 (22.75%) ISEB
3 38 (20.11%) PMI Certification
3 38 (20.11%) PMP
4 20 (10.58%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (10.05%) MCP
5 19 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (6.35%) MCSE
7 9 (4.76%) CCNA
7 9 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (4.23%) SC Cleared
8 8 (4.23%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.70%) MCAD
9 7 (3.70%) MCSD
9 7 (3.70%) MCTS
10 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.47%) QA
2 6 (3.17%) MISRA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.53%) MISRA C
System Software
1 44 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (21.16%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (21.16%) SCVMM
2 12 (6.35%) SCCM
3 11 (5.82%) SCOrch
3 11 (5.82%) vRealize
4 2 (1.06%) Plesk
5 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 58 (30.69%) CheckPoint
1 58 (30.69%) Cisco
1 58 (30.69%) HP
2 52 (27.51%) VMware
3 38 (20.11%) Juniper
4 33 (17.46%) Microsoft
5 30 (15.87%) IBM
6 29 (15.34%) BMC
6 29 (15.34%) Citrix
6 29 (15.34%) EMC
6 29 (15.34%) Fortinet
6 29 (15.34%) NetApp
6 29 (15.34%) Oracle
7 9 (4.76%) Brocade
7 9 (4.76%) F5
8 5 (2.65%) Adobe
9 3 (1.59%) Freescale
10 2 (1.06%) Green Hills
10 2 (1.06%) Renesas
10 2 (1.06%) Zend
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £66500 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Friend MTS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Friend MTS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Friend MTS
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago