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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 39 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.35% 4.30% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 5.15% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 33
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
570 524 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.65% 83.44% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 441 463 481
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 7 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (58.23%) Degree
3 33 (41.77%) C++
4 32 (40.51%) Linux
4 32 (40.51%) Scrum
5 30 (37.97%) C#
6 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
7 28 (35.44%) Computer Science
8 27 (34.18%) Physics
9 26 (32.91%) .NET
10 25 (31.65%) ASP.NET
11 24 (30.38%) Python
12 23 (29.11%) HTML
13 21 (26.58%) Java
14 20 (25.32%) Windows
14 20 (25.32%) Bash Shell
15 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
15 17 (21.52%) J2EE
15 17 (21.52%) Embedded Linux
16 16 (20.25%) SQL
17 15 (18.99%) REST
17 15 (18.99%) Mathematics
17 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
17 15 (18.99%) Web Services
17 15 (18.99%) CSS
17 15 (18.99%) Electronics
18 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
18 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Software
19 13 (16.46%) jQuery
19 13 (16.46%) XML

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 5 (6.33%) GlassFish
1 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) CATIA
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.27%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.86%) HTTP
3 2 (2.53%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.53%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.53%) DB2
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.66%) JUnit
4 5 (6.33%) JIRA
4 5 (6.33%) Maven
5 4 (5.06%) Concordion
5 4 (5.06%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.06%) RSpec
5 4 (5.06%) Selenium
6 3 (3.80%) Ant
6 3 (3.80%) Hudson
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.80%) Subversion
6 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.80%) WATIR
7 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) AccuRev
8 1 (1.27%) LabVIEW
8 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (18.99%) Electronics
2 12 (15.19%) Finance
3 7 (8.86%) Games
4 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (55.70%) Software Engineer
2 27 (34.18%) Developer
3 16 (20.25%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (20.25%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (20.25%) Java Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) J2EE Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (12.66%) .NET Developer
8 9 (11.39%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Graduate
9 7 (8.86%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Java Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) .NET
2 25 (31.65%) ASP.NET
3 23 (29.11%) HTML
4 17 (21.52%) J2EE
5 15 (18.99%) CSS
5 15 (18.99%) REST
5 15 (18.99%) Web Services
6 13 (16.46%) jQuery
6 13 (16.46%) XML
7 12 (15.19%) RESTful
8 11 (13.92%) AngularJS
8 11 (13.92%) Hibernate
8 11 (13.92%) JSP
8 11 (13.92%) Spring
9 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (12.66%) SOAP
10 8 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (10.13%) Yocto
11 7 (8.86%) OpenCV
11 7 (8.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.44%) Computer Science
2 27 (34.18%) Physics
3 15 (18.99%) Mathematics
4 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (10.13%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Linux
2 20 (25.32%) Windows
3 17 (21.52%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (11.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) Scrum
3 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
4 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.19%) OO
4 12 (15.19%) TDD
5 11 (13.92%) MVC
5 11 (13.92%) Test Automation
6 10 (12.66%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (10.13%) Machine Learning
8 7 (8.86%) Image Processing
8 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.86%) SDLC
9 6 (7.59%) Web Development
10 5 (6.33%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Computer Vision
11 4 (5.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (5.06%) OOP
11 4 (5.06%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.80%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.77%) C++
2 30 (37.97%) C#
3 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
4 24 (30.38%) Python
5 21 (26.58%) Java
6 20 (25.32%) Bash Shell
7 16 (20.25%) SQL
8 4 (5.06%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.06%) Perl
8 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.80%) C
9 3 (3.80%) F#
9 3 (3.80%) Ruby
9 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.53%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (58.23%) Degree
2 11 (13.92%) Sun Certification
3 8 (10.13%) PhD
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.53%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) MISRA
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) Firmware
2 1 (1.27%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 11 (13.92%) Sun
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) EMC
4 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) VMware
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexi hours, healthcare, pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Benefits
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