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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 63 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 99 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.01% 3.21% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 3.71% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 58
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £46,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
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
2154 1617 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.28% 86.61% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1364 1724
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 September 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 107 (65.24%) Degree
2 100 (60.98%) Computer Science
3 73 (44.51%) Data Centre
4 65 (39.63%) Service Delivery
5 64 (39.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 63 (38.41%) Line Management
6 63 (38.41%) Presales
7 62 (37.80%) SQL
7 62 (37.80%) Requirements Analysis
8 54 (32.93%) SQL Server
8 54 (32.93%) Finance
8 54 (32.93%) Amazon AWS
9 50 (30.49%) VMware
9 50 (30.49%) MS Excel
9 50 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (29.88%) TOGAF
10 49 (29.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 48 (29.27%) Technical Architecture
11 48 (29.27%) ISEB
12 47 (28.66%) Zachman Framework
13 45 (27.44%) CMDB
13 45 (27.44%) Publishing
14 44 (26.83%) Service Management
14 44 (26.83%) Amazon EC2
15 43 (26.22%) Cisco
15 43 (26.22%) ITIL
15 43 (26.22%) Retail
16 42 (25.61%) SCVMM
16 42 (25.61%) MySQL
16 42 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (7.32%) Apache
2 11 (6.71%) IIS
3 7 (4.27%) Umbraco
4 5 (3.05%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.44%) Facebook Platform
6 3 (1.83%) CMS
7 2 (1.22%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (30.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 15 (9.15%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 54 (32.93%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (29.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (26.83%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (25.61%) IaaS
4 42 (25.61%) PaaS
5 26 (15.85%) SaaS
6 5 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.22%) GitHub
7 2 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.37%) Firewall
1 17 (10.37%) WAN
2 7 (4.27%) HTTP
3 6 (3.66%) SAN
4 2 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.22%) LAN
4 2 (1.22%) OSPF
5 1 (0.61%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (32.93%) SQL Server
2 42 (25.61%) MySQL
3 30 (18.29%) DB2
4 14 (8.54%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.49%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.27%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.05%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.44%) Redis
11 2 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.22%) Big Data
11 2 (1.22%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.61%) Riak
Development Applications
1 17 (10.37%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.10%) Selenium
3 9 (5.49%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.66%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.05%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.05%) JUnit
5 5 (3.05%) Maven
5 5 (3.05%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.44%) Subversion
7 3 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.83%) Gradle
7 3 (1.83%) JIRA
7 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.22%) CANoe
8 2 (1.22%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.61%) Appium
9 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (32.93%) Finance
2 45 (27.44%) Publishing
3 43 (26.22%) Retail
4 16 (9.76%) Automotive
5 5 (3.05%) Games
6 4 (2.44%) Electronics
7 2 (1.22%) Banking
7 2 (1.22%) Military
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (41.46%) Developer
2 27 (16.46%) Architect
3 23 (14.02%) Software Engineer
4 21 (12.80%) Technical Specialist
5 20 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (11.59%) .NET Developer
7 15 (9.15%) Java Developer
8 14 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (8.54%) C# Developer
9 13 (7.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (7.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (7.93%) Software Developer
10 11 (6.71%) SQL Developer
10 11 (6.71%) SQL Server Developer
11 8 (4.88%) SCCM Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (3.66%) C++ Software Engineer
13 6 (3.66%) Graduate
14 5 (3.05%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (24.39%) .NET
2 32 (19.51%) HTML
3 29 (17.68%) CSS
4 22 (13.41%) jQuery
5 18 (10.98%) Ajax
5 18 (10.98%) ASP.NET
6 16 (9.76%) CSS3
7 14 (8.54%) Web Services
8 13 (7.93%) XML
9 12 (7.32%) HTML5
9 12 (7.32%) REST
9 12 (7.32%) Spring
10 11 (6.71%) .NET Framework
10 11 (6.71%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (4.88%) JSON
12 7 (4.27%) Spring MVC
13 6 (3.66%) Gherkin
13 6 (3.66%) LAMP
13 6 (3.66%) Node.js
14 5 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 100 (60.98%) Computer Science
2 73 (44.51%) Data Centre
3 45 (27.44%) CMDB
4 18 (10.98%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.66%) Clustering
6 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.44%) Online Gambling
8 3 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.22%) Fintech
9 2 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.22%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.61%) Blog
10 1 (0.61%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.61%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.61%) NHS
10 1 (0.61%) Statistics
10 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.98%) Linux
2 8 (4.88%) Windows
2 8 (4.88%) Windows 10
2 8 (4.88%) Windows 7
2 8 (4.88%) Windows 8
3 6 (3.66%) AIX
3 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.66%) Solaris
3 6 (3.66%) SUSE
3 6 (3.66%) Unix
4 3 (1.83%) Android
5 2 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.63%) Service Delivery
2 64 (39.02%) Continuous Improvement
3 63 (38.41%) Line Management
3 63 (38.41%) Presales
4 62 (37.80%) Requirements Analysis
5 50 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (29.88%) TOGAF
7 48 (29.27%) Technical Architecture
8 47 (28.66%) Zachman Framework
9 44 (26.83%) Service Management
10 43 (26.22%) ITIL
11 40 (24.39%) Project Management
12 39 (23.78%) Gantt Chart
12 39 (23.78%) ITIL V3
12 39 (23.78%) PRINCE2
13 37 (22.56%) MVC
14 31 (18.90%) SDLC
15 24 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
15 24 (14.63%) IT Governance
16 21 (12.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 62 (37.80%) SQL
2 40 (24.39%) C#
3 33 (20.12%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.51%) Java
5 13 (7.93%) T-SQL
5 13 (7.93%) VB.NET
6 12 (7.32%) C++
7 9 (5.49%) PHP
8 8 (4.88%) C
8 8 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.27%) Scala
10 6 (3.66%) Perl
10 6 (3.66%) Ruby
10 6 (3.66%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.05%) Clojure
11 5 (3.05%) Groovy
11 5 (3.05%) Python
12 4 (2.44%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.44%) XAML
13 3 (1.83%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 107 (65.24%) Degree
2 48 (29.27%) ISEB
3 39 (23.78%) PMI Certification
3 39 (23.78%) PMP
4 19 (11.59%) MCP
4 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (9.15%) CCNA
7 11 (6.71%) MCAD
7 11 (6.71%) MCSD
7 11 (6.71%) MCTS
8 10 (6.10%) SC Cleared
8 10 (6.10%) Security Cleared
9 8 (4.88%) MCSE
10 2 (1.22%) CCIE
10 2 (1.22%) CCNP
10 2 (1.22%) CCSP
10 2 (1.22%) CCVP
10 2 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.27%) QA
System Software
1 42 (25.61%) Virtual Machines
1 42 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.10%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.66%) Firmware
4 2 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (25.61%) SCVMM
2 17 (10.37%) SCOrch
2 17 (10.37%) vRealize
3 8 (4.88%) SCCM
4 6 (3.66%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.66%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (3.66%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (3.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (3.66%) Unicenter
5 5 (3.05%) Grafana
5 5 (3.05%) Graphite
5 5 (3.05%) Packer
5 5 (3.05%) Puppet
5 5 (3.05%) Terraform
5 5 (3.05%) Uchiwa
6 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 50 (30.49%) VMware
2 43 (26.22%) Cisco
3 41 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 41 (25.00%) HP
4 39 (23.78%) Juniper
5 31 (18.90%) IBM
6 30 (18.29%) Microsoft
6 30 (18.29%) Oracle
7 24 (14.63%) BMC
7 24 (14.63%) Citrix
7 24 (14.63%) EMC
7 24 (14.63%) NetApp
8 17 (10.37%) Fortinet
9 15 (9.15%) Brocade
9 15 (9.15%) F5
10 7 (4.27%) Google
11 6 (3.66%) CA
11 6 (3.66%) MuleSoft
11 6 (3.66%) Sun
11 6 (3.66%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Salary based on Experience
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