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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 24 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.03% 2.51% 7.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 2.64% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 19
Median salary £22,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
158 265 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.76% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 142 242 190
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £29,265
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 28 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 12 (63.16%) C#
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
8 6 (31.58%) PHP
8 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
8 6 (31.58%) HTML5
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) TDD
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) RESTful
10 4 (21.05%) CSS3
11 3 (15.79%) SaaS
11 3 (15.79%) User Experience
11 3 (15.79%) Java
11 3 (15.79%) MySQL
11 3 (15.79%) OOP
11 3 (15.79%) OO
11 3 (15.79%) Web Development
12 2 (10.53%) Scrum
12 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework

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 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Law
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) RESTful
9 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.53%) Angular 2
9 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
9 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (10.53%) LESS
9 2 (10.53%) Sass
9 2 (10.53%) SOAP
9 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (10.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) AS400
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) OOP
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) SOLID
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) IBM