The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 38 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.42% 2.11% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 2.49% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 10
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 241 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 76.05% 84.56% 81.15%
Number of salaries quoted 180 150 146
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Solihull

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 34 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 28 (63.64%) .NET
3 22 (50.00%) C#
4 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET
5 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
6 18 (40.91%) MVC
6 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (38.64%) Web Services
7 17 (38.64%) HTML
8 15 (34.09%) CSS
8 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
8 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
9 14 (31.82%) Open Source
9 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
9 14 (31.82%) Oracle
10 13 (29.55%) NUnit
10 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
10 13 (29.55%) Entity Framework
10 13 (29.55%) Time Management
10 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
11 12 (27.27%) XML
12 11 (25.00%) Degree
13 10 (22.73%) Usability Testing
13 10 (22.73%) Manual Testing
13 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
13 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
13 10 (22.73%) SQL
14 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (13.64%) JavaScript

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP MRS
1 4 (9.09%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) NUnit
2 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) C# Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Architect
3 13 (29.55%) Senior Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Senior Architect
4 11 (25.00%) .NET Architect
4 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (25.00%) C# Architect
4 11 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Software Tester
5 10 (22.73%) Tester
5 10 (22.73%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Senior .NET Architect
5 10 (22.73%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Release Manager
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) .NET
2 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET
3 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (38.64%) Web Services
4 17 (38.64%) HTML
5 15 (34.09%) CSS
6 13 (29.55%) Entity Framework
6 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
7 12 (27.27%) XML
8 4 (9.09%) HTML5
8 4 (9.09%) BAPI
9 2 (4.55%) jQuery
9 2 (4.55%) XSLT
10 1 (2.27%) CSS3
10 1 (2.27%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (31.82%) Open Source
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) MVC
2 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
3 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
3 13 (29.55%) Time Management
4 10 (22.73%) Usability Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Manual Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE
6 5 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Release Management
7 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.82%) OOP
9 2 (4.55%) Web Development
10 1 (2.27%) EAI
10 1 (2.27%) OOD
10 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (22.73%) SQL
3 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) XPath
4 2 (4.55%) VBA
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
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