The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 45 27 7
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 19 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.04% 7.36% 14.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 10.81% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17 51 53
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
476 472 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 76.28% 68.11% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 399 361 271
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 23 (53.49%) Computer Science
3 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (39.53%) SQL
4 17 (39.53%) Linux
5 16 (37.21%) Java
5 16 (37.21%) C++
6 15 (34.88%) C#
7 14 (32.56%) Apache
8 13 (30.23%) .NET
9 12 (27.91%) J2EE
9 12 (27.91%) Oracle
10 11 (25.58%) C
10 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
10 11 (25.58%) Struts
10 11 (25.58%) Sun
10 11 (25.58%) Sun Certification
10 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
10 11 (25.58%) OCPJP
10 11 (25.58%) OCMJD
10 11 (25.58%) Spring
11 10 (23.26%) Electronics
12 8 (18.60%) Windows
12 8 (18.60%) HTML
13 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
13 7 (16.28%) CSS
13 7 (16.28%) OpenGL
13 7 (16.28%) DirectX
13 7 (16.28%) CAD
13 7 (16.28%) Retail

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (32.56%) Apache
2 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
1 6 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
2 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) PVCS
1 6 (13.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (23.26%) Electronics
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) Software Engineer
3 14 (32.56%) Java Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) Support Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) Developer Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) J2EE Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Software Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Junior
9 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) J2EE
3 11 (25.58%) Struts
3 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
3 11 (25.58%) Spring
4 8 (18.60%) HTML
5 7 (16.28%) CSS
5 7 (16.28%) OpenGL
5 7 (16.28%) DirectX
6 6 (13.95%) MFC
7 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.30%) WPF
8 4 (9.30%) jQuery
8 4 (9.30%) XML
9 3 (6.98%) WCF
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.65%) Web Services
11 1 (2.33%) Classic ASP
11 1 (2.33%) SOAP
11 1 (2.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.28%) Mathematics
2 7 (16.28%) Physics
3 5 (11.63%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (6.98%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.65%) Firmware
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) CAD
2 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
2 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
2 7 (16.28%) System Testing
3 6 (13.95%) TDD
4 5 (11.63%) MVC
4 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) Validation
7 1 (2.33%) UML
7 1 (2.33%) ERP
7 1 (2.33%) SOA
7 1 (2.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.33%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) C++
3 15 (34.88%) C#
4 11 (25.58%) C
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) Embedded C
6 6 (13.95%) Python
6 6 (13.95%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) VC++
8 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 11 (25.58%) Sun Certification
2 11 (25.58%) OCPJP
2 11 (25.58%) OCMJD
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Samba
1 2 (4.65%) Squid
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) Sun
3 6 (13.95%) Perforce
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
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Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago