The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 35 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.00% 6.31% 6.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 6.60% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 18
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £33,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Software Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 288 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 96.63% 95.68% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 224 200 204
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Solihull

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
4 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) C#
4 17 (62.96%) CSS
5 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
6 12 (44.44%) MVC
6 12 (44.44%) Degree
6 12 (44.44%) SDLC
7 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
9 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
9 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (22.22%) WCF
11 6 (22.22%) jQuery
11 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
12 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
12 5 (18.52%) VB
12 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
12 5 (18.52%) Silverlight
13 4 (14.81%) HTML5
13 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (14.81%) TDD
13 4 (14.81%) Finance
14 3 (11.11%) CRM
14 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
4 17 (62.96%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 6 (22.22%) WCF
7 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 5 (18.52%) Silverlight
8 4 (14.81%) HTML5
8 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (11.11%) REST
9 3 (11.11%) CSLA
9 3 (11.11%) WPF
9 3 (11.11%) Web Services
10 2 (7.41%) XML
10 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.70%) Sass
11 1 (3.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) MVC
1 12 (44.44%) SDLC
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.41%) Logistics
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) MVVM
7 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C#
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) VB
5 3 (11.11%) VBA
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, Birmingham
Autus HR
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago