The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Solihull region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 21 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.09% 4.23% 5.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.42% 4.33% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 17
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
203 254 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.98% 97.69% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 170 210 178
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 11 (64.71%) Degree
5 10 (58.82%) jQuery
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (29.41%) PHP
8 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5
9 4 (23.53%) Marketing
9 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
9 4 (23.53%) MVC
9 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (17.65%) Java
10 3 (17.65%) OO
10 3 (17.65%) RESTful
10 3 (17.65%) CSS3
10 3 (17.65%) User Experience
10 3 (17.65%) SaaS

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.76%) WCF
8 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.88%) Laravel
8 1 (5.88%) LESS
8 1 (5.88%) REST
8 1 (5.88%) Sass
8 1 (5.88%) Symfony
8 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) ETRM
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) PHP
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (17.65%) Java
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft