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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 38 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 38 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.01% 5.17% 7.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.28% 6.22% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 47
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £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
605 482 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 79.82% 83.10% 72.39%
Number of salaries quoted 499 397 391
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (63.33%) SQL
3 34 (56.67%) Linux
4 26 (43.33%) C#
5 24 (40.00%) Scrum
6 22 (36.67%) Python
6 22 (36.67%) Degree
7 20 (33.33%) Java
7 20 (33.33%) CSS
7 20 (33.33%) Windows
7 20 (33.33%) MVC
8 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
8 19 (31.67%) .NET
8 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
8 19 (31.67%) Computer Science
8 19 (31.67%) SaaS
9 18 (30.00%) REST
9 18 (30.00%) HTML
10 17 (28.33%) J2EE
10 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
10 17 (28.33%) UNIX
11 16 (26.67%) Tomcat
11 16 (26.67%) Perl
11 16 (26.67%) C++
11 16 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (25.00%) Maven
12 15 (25.00%) JUnit
12 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (23.33%) Kanban

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 14 (23.33%) GlassFish
3 11 (18.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.33%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) SaaS
2 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) HTTP
2 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.00%) LAN
3 3 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (23.33%) MySQL
4 7 (11.67%) SQLite
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.33%) CouchDB
7 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Maven
1 15 (25.00%) JUnit
2 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) NUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Ant
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) QUnit
General
1 9 (15.00%) Electronics
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (68.33%) Software Engineer
2 35 (58.33%) Developer
3 24 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) Programmer
4 11 (18.33%) Software Programmer
5 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 8 (13.33%) Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 8 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.67%) PHP Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Developer Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (10.00%) AWS Developer
8 6 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 5 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) CSS
2 19 (31.67%) .NET
3 18 (30.00%) REST
3 18 (30.00%) HTML
4 17 (28.33%) J2EE
5 14 (23.33%) jQuery
5 14 (23.33%) EJB
5 14 (23.33%) JMS
6 13 (21.67%) Java EE
6 13 (21.67%) WCF
7 12 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (20.00%) XML
8 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
9 10 (16.67%) Ajax
10 9 (15.00%) HTML5
11 8 (13.33%) Middleware
12 6 (10.00%) JSON
12 6 (10.00%) CakePHP
12 6 (10.00%) Laravel
12 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 8 (13.33%) Physics
4 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (10.00%) Social Media
6 5 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.33%) Web 2.0
7 2 (3.33%) Open Source
8 1 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.67%) Telematics
8 1 (1.67%) Animation
8 1 (1.67%) Blog
8 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (56.67%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) Windows
3 17 (28.33%) UNIX
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.33%) Android
5 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.67%) HPUX
6 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) Scrum
3 20 (33.33%) MVC
4 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (23.33%) Kanban
4 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 14 (23.33%) OO
5 13 (21.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (21.67%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (21.67%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.00%) Pattern Recognition
6 6 (10.00%) Image Processing
6 6 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.00%) Web Design
6 6 (10.00%) SEO
7 5 (8.33%) Migration
7 5 (8.33%) Project Management
7 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) SQL
2 26 (43.33%) C#
3 22 (36.67%) Python
4 20 (33.33%) Java
5 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
6 16 (26.67%) Perl
6 16 (26.67%) C++
7 14 (23.33%) Ruby
7 14 (23.33%) Shell Script
8 11 (18.33%) PHP
9 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
10 5 (8.33%) VC++
11 2 (3.33%) PHP5
12 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.67%) VB
12 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.67%) OCMJD
3 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) Nagios
1 13 (21.67%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (21.67%) OpenNMS
1 13 (21.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Twitter
3 2 (3.33%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (1.67%) Sun
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago