The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Solihull region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 42 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.08% 1.17% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.23% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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
273 243 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 98.56% 94.55% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 246 211 227
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) OOP
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (60.00%) Angular 2
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Core
4 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (60.00%) SOLID
4 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Sass
4 6 (60.00%) LESS

Software Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) Angular 2
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) LESS
3 6 (60.00%) Sass
3 6 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (60.00%) OOP
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) SOLID
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (50.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft