The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 15 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.50% - 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.92% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 147 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.11% 84.00% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 84 94 102
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in the Midlands

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (58.33%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) Teradata
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (33.33%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) ERP
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (33.33%) SAS
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (33.33%) SPSS
4 4 (33.33%) SaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 4 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 4 (33.33%) Tableau
4 4 (33.33%) SAP HANA
4 4 (33.33%) Big Data

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Business Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Video Processing
3 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Tableau
2 4 (33.33%) Teradata