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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 37 42 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 44 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.28% 4.29% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 5.25% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 50
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £48,000 £40,250
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
723 514 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 86.69% 81.72% 70.43%
Number of salaries quoted 578 431 361
Average salary £47,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.30% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,479 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.87%) SQL
3 38 (55.07%) Linux
4 35 (50.72%) Degree
5 33 (47.83%) C#
6 32 (46.38%) Computer Science
7 29 (42.03%) HTML
8 28 (40.58%) MVC
9 26 (37.68%) Python
10 25 (36.23%) Windows
11 24 (34.78%) Scrum
12 23 (33.33%) .NET
13 22 (31.88%) C++
13 22 (31.88%) CSS
14 19 (27.54%) Java
14 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
15 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
15 17 (24.64%) Mathematics
15 17 (24.64%) REST
16 16 (23.19%) SaaS
17 15 (21.74%) HTML5
17 15 (21.74%) WCF
17 15 (21.74%) jQuery
17 15 (21.74%) UNIX
17 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
18 14 (20.29%) MySQL
18 14 (20.29%) Perl
18 14 (20.29%) PHP
18 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (20.29%) Maven

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (18.84%) Tomcat
2 12 (17.39%) GlassFish
3 11 (15.94%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.90%) Node.js
5 1 (1.45%) uiautomator
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) WordPress
5 1 (1.45%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) SaaS
2 13 (18.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) LAN
2 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (20.29%) MySQL
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.25%) SQLite
5 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.90%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Maven
1 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.84%) JUnit
2 13 (18.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Appium
4 1 (1.45%) Ant
4 1 (1.45%) TestNG
4 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Mocha
4 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.45%) Behat
4 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (17.39%) Electronics
2 7 (10.14%) Games
3 6 (8.70%) Finance
4 2 (2.90%) Automotive
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Software Engineer
2 37 (53.62%) Developer
3 18 (26.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.14%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Programmer
6 7 (10.14%) Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Software Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) Developer Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) AWS Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.03%) HTML
2 23 (33.33%) .NET
3 22 (31.88%) CSS
4 17 (24.64%) REST
5 15 (21.74%) HTML5
5 15 (21.74%) jQuery
5 15 (21.74%) WCF
6 13 (18.84%) Java EE
6 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
6 13 (18.84%) J2EE
7 12 (17.39%) EJB
7 12 (17.39%) JMS
7 12 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (14.49%) Laravel
8 10 (14.49%) CakePHP
9 8 (11.59%) Middleware
9 8 (11.59%) XML
10 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (7.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (46.38%) Computer Science
2 17 (24.64%) Mathematics
3 12 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (15.94%) Physics
5 10 (14.49%) Social Media
6 8 (11.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
8 3 (4.35%) Animation
9 2 (2.90%) User Experience
9 2 (2.90%) Web 2.0
9 2 (2.90%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (2.90%) E-Learning
10 1 (1.45%) Blog
10 1 (1.45%) Telematics
10 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.07%) Linux
2 25 (36.23%) Windows
3 15 (21.74%) UNIX
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (10.14%) Android
5 7 (10.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) HPUX
6 1 (1.45%) Solaris
6 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.58%) MVC
3 24 (34.78%) Scrum
4 13 (18.84%) OO
5 12 (17.39%) Refactoring
5 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (17.39%) Kanban
5 12 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 12 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
6 10 (14.49%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (14.49%) SEO
6 10 (14.49%) Web Design
7 9 (13.04%) Pattern Recognition
7 9 (13.04%) Image Processing
8 7 (10.14%) Android Development
8 7 (10.14%) iOS Development
9 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 33 (47.83%) C#
3 26 (37.68%) Python
4 22 (31.88%) C++
5 19 (27.54%) Java
5 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
6 14 (20.29%) Perl
6 14 (20.29%) PHP
7 12 (17.39%) Shell Script
7 12 (17.39%) Ruby
8 9 (13.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) VC++
9 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (50.72%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) PhD
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) Nagios
1 12 (17.39%) OpenNMS
1 12 (17.39%) Puppet
1 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Apple
2 4 (5.80%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) Zend
4 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
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