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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 39 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 21 46 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.80% 7.15% 11.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 9.16% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 49
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,800 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 502 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 78.44% 78.07% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 350 453 276
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (74.07%) Computer Science
2 32 (59.26%) C++
3 30 (55.56%) Degree
4 26 (48.15%) C#
5 23 (42.59%) Mathematics
6 20 (37.04%) Java
7 19 (35.19%) DirectX
7 19 (35.19%) CAD
7 19 (35.19%) Physics
7 19 (35.19%) Test Scripting
7 19 (35.19%) Waterfall
8 17 (31.48%) Multithreading
8 17 (31.48%) 3D Graphics
9 14 (25.93%) Oracle
10 13 (24.07%) .NET
10 13 (24.07%) SQL
11 12 (22.22%) C
11 12 (22.22%) Windows
12 11 (20.37%) Web Development
12 11 (20.37%) J2EE
13 10 (18.52%) Linux
14 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 9 (16.67%) Electronics
14 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (12.96%) OpenGL
15 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
16 6 (11.11%) Python
16 6 (11.11%) Apache
16 6 (11.11%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (11.11%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Ethernet
1 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.56%) LDAP
3 2 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) PVCS
1 5 (9.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (16.67%) Electronics
2 6 (11.11%) Retail
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.70%) Automotive
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Graduate
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Software Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) DirectX
2 13 (24.07%) .NET
3 11 (20.37%) J2EE
4 7 (12.96%) OpenGL
5 6 (11.11%) XML
5 6 (11.11%) EJB
5 6 (11.11%) JSP
5 6 (11.11%) Servlets
6 5 (9.26%) Spring
6 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.26%) Struts
6 5 (9.26%) MFC
7 2 (3.70%) HTML
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.85%) RESTful
8 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.85%) CSS
8 1 (1.85%) Web Services
8 1 (1.85%) SOAP
8 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (74.07%) Computer Science
2 23 (42.59%) Mathematics
3 19 (35.19%) Physics
4 17 (31.48%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (7.41%) Smartcard
7 3 (5.56%) PKI
7 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.70%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.85%) SCADA
9 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) BlackBerry OS
3 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) CAD
1 19 (35.19%) Test Scripting
1 19 (35.19%) Waterfall
2 17 (31.48%) Multithreading
3 11 (20.37%) Web Development
4 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) System Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security
7 3 (5.56%) Information Security
8 2 (3.70%) Signal Processing
8 2 (3.70%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Validation
9 1 (1.85%) TDD
9 1 (1.85%) Scrum
9 1 (1.85%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (1.85%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (1.85%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.85%) Requirements Management
9 1 (1.85%) Manual Testing
9 1 (1.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (59.26%) C++
2 26 (48.15%) C#
3 20 (37.04%) Java
4 13 (24.07%) SQL
5 12 (22.22%) C
6 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.11%) Python
8 5 (9.26%) VB
8 5 (9.26%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.85%) Jython
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) Perl
9 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 30 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) OCPJP
2 5 (9.26%) OCMJD
2 5 (9.26%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.70%) PhD
3 2 (3.70%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) HND
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.85%) QA
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Squid
1 1 (1.85%) Samba
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Perforce
2 5 (9.26%) Sun
3 1 (1.85%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (1.85%) Coverity
3 1 (1.85%) Wind River
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) Siemens
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago