The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 43 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.81% 2.11% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 2.21% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 15
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £33,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,750 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
272 271 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.44% 95.42% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 204 217 187
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Solihull

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) XPath
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (62.50%) Sass
2 5 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSD
2 5 (62.50%) XSL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) EAI
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (62.50%) Sass
2 5 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSD
2 5 (62.50%) XSL
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) EAI
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) XPath
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft