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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 56 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 98 56 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.27% 2.97% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 3.44% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 93
Median salary £40,250 £38,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.22% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2025 1629 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.24% 86.33% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1367 1715
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 5 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 108 (59.34%) Degree
2 98 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 79 (43.41%) Data Centre
4 72 (39.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 71 (39.01%) Service Delivery
6 67 (36.81%) Finance
7 65 (35.71%) SQL
8 58 (31.87%) Presales
9 57 (31.32%) Line Management
9 57 (31.32%) MS Excel
9 57 (31.32%) Requirements Analysis
10 55 (30.22%) Cisco
10 55 (30.22%) ITIL
11 53 (29.12%) HP
11 53 (29.12%) CheckPoint
12 52 (28.57%) Retail
12 52 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 50 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (26.92%) VMware
14 49 (26.92%) SQL Server
15 47 (25.82%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (25.27%) ISEB
16 46 (25.27%) TOGAF
17 45 (24.73%) C#
18 44 (24.18%) Zachman Framework
18 44 (24.18%) Technical Architecture
19 42 (23.08%) CMDB
19 42 (23.08%) Publishing
19 42 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
19 42 (23.08%) PaaS

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 (6.59%) Apache
2 10 (5.49%) IIS
3 9 (4.95%) Apache Spark
4 7 (3.85%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.65%) WordPress
6 2 (1.10%) CMS
6 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 57 (31.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.95%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (8.24%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 52 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (25.82%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (23.08%) IaaS
3 42 (23.08%) PaaS
4 18 (9.89%) SaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.84%) Firewall
1 27 (14.84%) WAN
2 14 (7.69%) LAN
2 14 (7.69%) OSPF
3 4 (2.20%) HTTP
4 3 (1.65%) SAN
4 3 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.10%) Internet
6 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.55%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 40 (21.98%) MySQL
3 29 (15.93%) DB2
4 10 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.95%) Big Data
5 9 (4.95%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.75%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.10%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.55%) Riak
9 1 (0.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (4.95%) Selenium
2 8 (4.40%) SpecFlow
3 6 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.30%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.30%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.75%) JUnit
5 4 (2.20%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.65%) CANoe
7 2 (1.10%) Maven
7 2 (1.10%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.10%) VectorCAST
8 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.55%) Gradle
8 1 (0.55%) Grunt
8 1 (0.55%) JIRA
8 1 (0.55%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 67 (36.81%) Finance
2 52 (28.57%) Retail
3 42 (23.08%) Publishing
4 23 (12.64%) Automotive
5 8 (4.40%) Banking
5 8 (4.40%) Electronics
6 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 75 (41.21%) Developer
2 28 (15.38%) Architect
3 24 (13.19%) Software Engineer
4 21 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 20 (10.99%) Java Developer
5 20 (10.99%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (8.79%) Technical Specialist
7 12 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (6.59%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.04%) Embedded Engineer
8 11 (6.04%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (5.49%) Network Engineer
9 10 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (5.49%) SQL Developer
9 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (4.40%) SCCM Engineer
10 8 (4.40%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.53%) .NET
2 39 (21.43%) HTML
3 30 (16.48%) CSS
4 22 (12.09%) ASP.NET
5 20 (10.99%) jQuery
6 19 (10.44%) Ajax
6 19 (10.44%) HTML5
7 14 (7.69%) CSS3
7 14 (7.69%) Web Services
8 12 (6.59%) AngularJS
8 12 (6.59%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (5.49%) .NET Framework
9 10 (5.49%) J2EE
9 10 (5.49%) REST
10 8 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (4.40%) Gherkin
11 7 (3.85%) Node.js
11 7 (3.85%) Spring
11 7 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 79 (43.41%) Data Centre
3 42 (23.08%) CMDB
4 15 (8.24%) Public Cloud
5 9 (4.95%) Fintech
6 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.65%) Clustering
7 3 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.10%) Blog
8 2 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.10%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.55%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.55%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.55%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.55%) Mechatronics
9 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.55%) NHS
9 1 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.04%) Linux
1 11 (6.04%) Windows
2 8 (4.40%) Windows 10
2 8 (4.40%) Windows 7
2 8 (4.40%) Windows 8
3 5 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.20%) Solaris
4 4 (2.20%) Unix
5 3 (1.65%) AIX
5 3 (1.65%) SUSE
6 2 (1.10%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (39.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 71 (39.01%) Service Delivery
3 58 (31.87%) Presales
4 57 (31.32%) Line Management
4 57 (31.32%) Requirements Analysis
5 55 (30.22%) ITIL
6 50 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (25.27%) TOGAF
8 44 (24.18%) Technical Architecture
8 44 (24.18%) Zachman Framework
9 41 (22.53%) Project Management
9 41 (22.53%) Service Management
10 39 (21.43%) Gantt Chart
10 39 (21.43%) ITIL V3
10 39 (21.43%) PRINCE2
11 36 (19.78%) MVC
12 26 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
12 26 (14.29%) IT Governance
12 26 (14.29%) SDLC
13 22 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (35.71%) SQL
2 45 (24.73%) C#
3 40 (21.98%) JavaScript
4 35 (19.23%) Java
5 17 (9.34%) T-SQL
6 15 (8.24%) C
7 13 (7.14%) PHP
8 12 (6.59%) Embedded C
8 12 (6.59%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.40%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.85%) C++
11 6 (3.30%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.20%) Python
12 4 (2.20%) XPath
13 3 (1.65%) Perl
13 3 (1.65%) Scala
13 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.10%) Clojure
14 2 (1.10%) Go
14 2 (1.10%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 108 (59.34%) Degree
2 46 (25.27%) ISEB
3 39 (21.43%) PMI Certification
3 39 (21.43%) PMP
4 18 (9.89%) MCP
4 18 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (7.14%) CCNA
8 10 (5.49%) MCAD
8 10 (5.49%) MCSD
8 10 (5.49%) MCTS
9 8 (4.40%) MCSE
9 8 (4.40%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.40%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.10%) CCIE
10 2 (1.10%) CCNP
10 2 (1.10%) CCSP
10 2 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (2.20%) MISRA
3 1 (0.55%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.55%) MISRA C
System Software
1 41 (22.53%) Virtual Machines
1 41 (22.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.20%) Docker
4 3 (1.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (22.53%) SCVMM
2 15 (8.24%) SCOrch
2 15 (8.24%) vRealize
3 8 (4.40%) SCCM
4 3 (1.65%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.65%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.10%) Grafana
5 2 (1.10%) Graphite
5 2 (1.10%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.10%) Packer
5 2 (1.10%) Plesk
5 2 (1.10%) Puppet
5 2 (1.10%) Terraform
5 2 (1.10%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 55 (30.22%) Cisco
2 53 (29.12%) CheckPoint
2 53 (29.12%) HP
3 49 (26.92%) VMware
4 39 (21.43%) Juniper
5 31 (17.03%) Microsoft
6 30 (16.48%) IBM
7 29 (15.93%) Oracle
8 27 (14.84%) Fortinet
9 26 (14.29%) BMC
9 26 (14.29%) Citrix
9 26 (14.29%) EMC
9 26 (14.29%) NetApp
10 13 (7.14%) Brocade
10 13 (7.14%) F5
11 4 (2.20%) Google
12 3 (1.65%) CA
12 3 (1.65%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.65%) Sun
12 3 (1.65%) Veritas
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus extensive benefits (listed in job advert)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aston EyeTech Limited
Salary: Circa £36,000 per-annum, plus performance related bonus.
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 25 days ago