The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 42 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.25% 1.06% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.08% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,000 £33,875
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £37,000 £34,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineer
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
297 277 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.50% 97.54% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 242 206 168
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,457 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 November 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 6 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (42.86%) Sass
6 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (35.71%) XPath
7 5 (35.71%) Degree
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) XSD
7 5 (35.71%) XSL
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) CRM
10 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 2 (14.29%) Web Services
10 2 (14.29%) VBA
10 2 (14.29%) SAP
10 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP PM
1 2 (14.29%) SAP MRS
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Hudson
1 1 (7.14%) CMake
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (42.86%) Sass
5 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (35.71%) XSD
6 5 (35.71%) XSL
7 2 (14.29%) BAPI
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (7.14%) LESS
8 1 (7.14%) WCF
8 1 (7.14%) jQuery
8 1 (7.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (35.71%) XPath
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VBA
7 1 (7.14%) VC++
7 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
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