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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 54 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 7.01% 4.58% 6.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.92% 5.38% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 37
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
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
682 632 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.57% 85.06% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 564 511 430
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 52 (50.00%) Degree
2 49 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (39.42%) C#
3 41 (39.42%) C++
4 40 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 35 (33.65%) Computer Science
6 34 (32.69%) .NET
6 34 (32.69%) Scrum
7 33 (31.73%) HTML
8 32 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 28 (26.92%) Linux
10 26 (25.00%) Web Services
10 26 (25.00%) Physics
11 24 (23.08%) Python
12 21 (20.19%) Windows
12 21 (20.19%) Java
13 20 (19.23%) CSS
14 19 (18.27%) RESTful
15 18 (17.31%) Unit Testing
15 18 (17.31%) SQL
15 18 (17.31%) MVC
16 17 (16.35%) Electronics
16 17 (16.35%) XML
16 17 (16.35%) OO
16 17 (16.35%) Bash Shell
17 16 (15.38%) jQuery
17 16 (15.38%) J2EE
17 16 (15.38%) Finance
18 14 (13.46%) TCP/IP
18 14 (13.46%) Embedded Linux

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.85%) GlassFish
1 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) Simulink
2 2 (1.92%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.96%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.96%) CATIA
3 1 (0.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.50%) SaaS
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) IaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.92%) DB2
3 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) JUnit
3 8 (7.69%) Grunt
3 8 (7.69%) gulp
3 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.77%) Babel
4 6 (5.77%) Subversion
4 6 (5.77%) webpack
5 4 (3.85%) Concordion
5 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.85%) JIRA
5 4 (3.85%) Maven
5 4 (3.85%) RSpec
5 4 (3.85%) Selenium
6 3 (2.88%) Ant
6 3 (2.88%) Hudson
6 3 (2.88%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.88%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.88%) WATIR
General
1 17 (16.35%) Electronics
2 16 (15.38%) Finance
3 9 (8.65%) Aerospace
4 7 (6.73%) Games
5 6 (5.77%) Back Office
6 4 (3.85%) Avionics
6 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.92%) Automotive
7 2 (1.92%) Retail
8 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (60.58%) Software Engineer
2 31 (29.81%) Developer
3 22 (21.15%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) C# Software Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) Embedded Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 13 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 11 (10.58%) J2EE Developer
7 11 (10.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (9.62%) Lead Software Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.65%) C# Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.69%) .NET
2 33 (31.73%) HTML
3 32 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 26 (25.00%) Web Services
5 20 (19.23%) CSS
6 19 (18.27%) RESTful
7 17 (16.35%) XML
8 16 (15.38%) J2EE
8 16 (15.38%) jQuery
9 12 (11.54%) AngularJS
9 12 (11.54%) REST
10 11 (10.58%) Hibernate
10 11 (10.58%) JSP
10 11 (10.58%) Spring
11 10 (9.62%) .NET Framework
12 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (8.65%) Entity Framework
13 8 (7.69%) Sass
13 8 (7.69%) SOAP
14 7 (6.73%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.65%) Computer Science
2 26 (25.00%) Physics
3 13 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (11.54%) Mathematics
5 10 (9.62%) User Experience
6 7 (6.73%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (4.81%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.92%) Linux
2 21 (20.19%) Windows
3 14 (13.46%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.69%) Scrum
3 18 (17.31%) MVC
3 18 (17.31%) Unit Testing
4 17 (16.35%) OO
5 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.58%) Embedded Software Development
7 10 (9.62%) Automated Testing
7 10 (9.62%) Computer Vision
7 10 (9.62%) TDD
8 9 (8.65%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.69%) CRM
10 7 (6.73%) Image Processing
10 7 (6.73%) Machine Learning
10 7 (6.73%) SDLC
11 6 (5.77%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 6 (5.77%) Microservices
11 6 (5.77%) Mobile First
11 6 (5.77%) SMACSS
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.42%) C#
1 41 (39.42%) C++
2 40 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 24 (23.08%) Python
4 21 (20.19%) Java
5 18 (17.31%) SQL
6 17 (16.35%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.73%) C
7 7 (6.73%) Embedded C
7 7 (6.73%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.77%) ES6
9 4 (3.85%) Embedded C++
9 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.88%) F#
10 3 (2.88%) Perl
10 3 (2.88%) Ruby
10 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.92%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.92%) PHP
12 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 52 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (10.58%) Sun Certification
3 5 (4.81%) PhD
4 3 (2.88%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) IEC 61508
2 4 (3.85%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Docker
2 5 (4.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Oracle
2 11 (10.58%) Sun
3 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.92%) Zend
6 1 (0.96%) EMC
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago