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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 45 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 21 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.93% 3.96% 7.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 4.95% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 42
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £32,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £39,750
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
590 424 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 77.33% 80.00% 77.96%
Number of salaries quoted 469 342 437
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 27 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 33 (66.00%) SQL
2 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) Linux
4 21 (42.00%) C#
4 21 (42.00%) SaaS
5 20 (40.00%) REST
5 20 (40.00%) Python
5 20 (40.00%) Scrum
6 19 (38.00%) Java
6 19 (38.00%) J2EE
7 18 (36.00%) Perl
7 18 (36.00%) UNIX
7 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
8 17 (34.00%) .NET
9 16 (32.00%) JUnit
9 16 (32.00%) Maven
10 15 (30.00%) Ruby
10 15 (30.00%) EJB
10 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (30.00%) JMS
10 15 (30.00%) Shell Script
10 15 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (30.00%) GlassFish
10 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (30.00%) Kanban
10 15 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (30.00%) Mentoring
11 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (30.00%) GlassFish
3 10 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Simulink
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.00%) SaaS
2 15 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) HTTP
1 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) LAN
2 4 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (22.00%) MySQL
4 6 (12.00%) SQLite
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
6 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.00%) Big Data
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) DB2
7 1 (2.00%) OLAP
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) JUnit
1 16 (32.00%) Maven
2 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) QUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) MSI
4 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 6 (12.00%) Electronics
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Software Engineer
2 26 (52.00%) Developer
3 24 (48.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Programmer
4 10 (20.00%) Software Programmer
5 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
6 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) AWS Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
9 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) REST
2 19 (38.00%) J2EE
3 17 (34.00%) .NET
4 15 (30.00%) EJB
4 15 (30.00%) JMS
5 14 (28.00%) CSS
5 14 (28.00%) Java EE
6 12 (24.00%) jQuery
6 12 (24.00%) XML
7 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (22.00%) Ajax
8 10 (20.00%) WCF
8 10 (20.00%) HTML
9 7 (14.00%) JSON
9 7 (14.00%) Middleware
9 7 (14.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (12.00%) POCO
10 6 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (6.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.00%) Physics
5 2 (4.00%) Open Source
5 2 (4.00%) Social Media
5 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.00%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.00%) Blog
6 1 (2.00%) Telematics
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Linux
2 18 (36.00%) UNIX
3 11 (22.00%) Windows
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) HPUX
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Scrum
3 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (30.00%) Kanban
3 15 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 14 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (28.00%) Refactoring
4 14 (28.00%) MVC
5 8 (16.00%) OO
6 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (12.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) ERP
8 4 (8.00%) CRM
9 3 (6.00%) UML
10 2 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) C#
3 20 (40.00%) Python
4 19 (38.00%) Java
5 18 (36.00%) Perl
6 15 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 15 (30.00%) Ruby
7 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (26.00%) C++
8 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
9 8 (16.00%) PHP
10 6 (12.00%) VC++
11 3 (6.00%) PHP5
12 2 (4.00%) C
12 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
12 2 (4.00%) Embedded C
12 2 (4.00%) Embedded C++
13 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.00%) OCPJP
3 1 (2.00%) OCMJD
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) Nagios
1 14 (28.00%) OpenNMS
1 14 (28.00%) Puppet
1 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Twitter
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Sun
4 1 (2.00%) Perforce
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