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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 35 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 37 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.61% 4.65% 6.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.21% 5.90% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 34
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £38,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
710 458 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.42% 78.83% 73.25%
Number of salaries quoted 554 386 308
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 46 (58.97%) Degree
2 43 (55.13%) Computer Science
3 42 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (53.85%) SQL
4 40 (51.28%) Linux
5 37 (47.44%) HTML
6 35 (44.87%) C#
7 32 (41.03%) C++
8 28 (35.90%) Python
8 28 (35.90%) Windows
9 26 (33.33%) MVC
10 24 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 24 (30.77%) CSS
11 23 (29.49%) .NET
12 21 (26.92%) Scrum
12 21 (26.92%) Mathematics
13 17 (21.79%) jQuery
13 17 (21.79%) Java
14 16 (20.51%) Electronics
14 16 (20.51%) HTML5
15 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
15 15 (19.23%) PHP
15 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
15 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
15 15 (19.23%) PhD
16 14 (17.95%) MySQL
16 14 (17.95%) Physics
17 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
17 13 (16.67%) OO
18 12 (15.38%) Image Processing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (8.97%) Tomcat
1 7 (8.97%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.28%) uiautomator
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) WordPress
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.56%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.38%) SaaS
2 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) ISDN
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) MySQL
3 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) SQLite
5 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.28%) OLAP
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
1 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) Maven
3 7 (8.97%) JUnit
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.28%) Appium
5 1 (1.28%) TestNG
5 1 (1.28%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.28%) Mocha
5 1 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.28%) Behat
5 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.28%) Ant
General
1 16 (20.51%) Electronics
2 8 (10.26%) Games
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.13%) Finance
5 3 (3.85%) Automotive
5 3 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (56.41%) Software Engineer
2 34 (43.59%) Developer
3 24 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) PHP Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Programmer
8 6 (7.69%) Software Programmer
9 5 (6.41%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (6.41%) AWS Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.41%) Developer Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) C Software Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Chief Operating Officer
11 3 (3.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (47.44%) HTML
2 24 (30.77%) CSS
3 23 (29.49%) .NET
4 17 (21.79%) jQuery
5 16 (20.51%) HTML5
6 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 12 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (14.10%) Laravel
8 11 (14.10%) REST
8 11 (14.10%) WCF
8 11 (14.10%) CakePHP
9 7 (8.97%) Java EE
9 7 (8.97%) J2EE
9 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.69%) EJB
10 6 (7.69%) Web Services
10 6 (7.69%) JMS
10 6 (7.69%) Middleware
10 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 6 (7.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (55.13%) Computer Science
2 21 (26.92%) Mathematics
3 14 (17.95%) Physics
4 11 (14.10%) Social Media
4 11 (14.10%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.85%) Animation
6 3 (3.85%) E-Learning
7 2 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.56%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (51.28%) Linux
2 28 (35.90%) Windows
3 9 (11.54%) UNIX
4 8 (10.26%) Android
4 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) HPUX
6 1 (1.28%) Solaris
6 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) MVC
3 21 (26.92%) Scrum
4 13 (16.67%) OO
5 12 (15.38%) Image Processing
5 12 (15.38%) Pattern Recognition
6 11 (14.10%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (14.10%) Waterfall
6 11 (14.10%) SEO
6 11 (14.10%) Web Design
7 8 (10.26%) Android Development
7 8 (10.26%) iOS Development
8 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (7.69%) Refactoring
8 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (7.69%) Kanban
9 5 (6.41%) Web Development
9 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) SQL
2 35 (44.87%) C#
3 32 (41.03%) C++
4 28 (35.90%) Python
5 24 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 17 (21.79%) Java
7 15 (19.23%) PHP
8 8 (10.26%) Perl
9 7 (8.97%) T-SQL
10 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 6 (7.69%) Ruby
11 4 (5.13%) C
12 3 (3.85%) Embedded C
12 3 (3.85%) Embedded C++
13 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.28%) VB
14 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (58.97%) Degree
2 15 (19.23%) PhD
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Nagios
1 6 (7.69%) OpenNMS
1 6 (7.69%) Puppet
1 6 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Adobe
2 4 (5.13%) Apple
2 4 (5.13%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.28%) Zend
4 1 (1.28%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
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