The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 36 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.88% 6.05% 10.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 6.79% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
275 221 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.82% 89.11% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 168 155 114
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,050 £51,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Developer
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) C#
3 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
4 23 (74.19%) SQL Server
5 17 (54.84%) VB.NET
6 15 (48.39%) Web Services
6 15 (48.39%) WCF
7 14 (45.16%) Finance
8 13 (41.94%) Test Scripting
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
10 9 (29.03%) HTML
10 9 (29.03%) SQL
11 7 (22.58%) Degree
11 7 (22.58%) CSS
12 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
13 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
13 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
14 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (9.68%) Ajax
14 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
14 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
14 3 (9.68%) jQuery
14 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
14 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
15 2 (6.45%) VB
15 2 (6.45%) ADO
15 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET
15 2 (6.45%) XML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (74.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) Web Services
3 15 (48.39%) WCF
4 9 (29.03%) HTML
5 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 3 (9.68%) Ajax
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) jQuery
6 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
7 2 (6.45%) ADO
7 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET
7 2 (6.45%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) ODBC
7 2 (6.45%) SOAP
7 2 (6.45%) JSON
7 2 (6.45%) WinForms
8 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Test Scripting
2 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.45%) CRM
3 2 (6.45%) OOP
3 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
3 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (3.23%) Web Development
4 1 (3.23%) TDD
4 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) VB.NET
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago