The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank - 28 38
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.83% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.97% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86 203 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.69% 92.69% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 49 150 163
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Midlands region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in the Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL