The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 51 55 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 24 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.13% 2.90% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.35% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 26
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
678 567 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.40% 86.43% 82.71%
Number of salaries quoted 569 464 329
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (54.00%) Degree
3 23 (46.00%) HTML
4 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (42.00%) Java
6 19 (38.00%) C#
6 19 (38.00%) SQL
7 18 (36.00%) .NET
8 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
9 16 (32.00%) Oracle
9 16 (32.00%) MVC
9 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
10 15 (30.00%) Windows
10 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
11 14 (28.00%) Linux
11 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (26.00%) AngularJS
13 12 (24.00%) CSS
14 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
14 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (18.00%) TeamCity
15 9 (18.00%) Unix
15 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL
15 9 (18.00%) WCF
15 9 (18.00%) WPF
15 9 (18.00%) Web Development
15 9 (18.00%) WinForms
16 8 (16.00%) J2EE

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.00%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) DB2
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) TeamCity
2 8 (16.00%) JUnit
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.00%) Concordion
3 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.00%) RSpec
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) WATIR
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Java Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Java Software Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Software Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Linux Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) HTML
2 18 (36.00%) .NET
3 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (26.00%) AngularJS
4 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (24.00%) CSS
6 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (18.00%) WCF
7 9 (18.00%) WinForms
7 9 (18.00%) WPF
8 8 (16.00%) EJB
8 8 (16.00%) J2EE
9 7 (14.00%) JSP
9 7 (14.00%) Spring
9 7 (14.00%) Web Services
10 6 (12.00%) Servlets
10 6 (12.00%) Struts
10 6 (12.00%) XML
11 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) MVC
3 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Web Development
5 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Coaching
7 5 (10.00%) Data Management
7 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) Data Transformation
8 4 (8.00%) SDLC
9 3 (6.00%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (6.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.00%) OO
9 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.00%) TDD
9 3 (6.00%) User Stories
10 2 (4.00%) CRM
10 2 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 19 (38.00%) C#
3 19 (38.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.00%) F#
7 5 (10.00%) C++
8 4 (8.00%) C
8 4 (8.00%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.00%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.00%) Python
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MCSD
3 1 (2.00%) MCTS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO26262
2 2 (4.00%) MISRA
2 2 (4.00%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) Sun
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.00%) Adobe
5 2 (4.00%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
E.ON
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago