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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 18 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.29% 0.74% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.83% 0.90% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 10
Average salary £41,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.80% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £37,750 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,750 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
277 221 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 85.76% 81.55% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 217 137 137
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (68.18%) .NET
2 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
3 23 (52.27%) C#
4 20 (45.45%) HTML
5 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET
6 17 (38.64%) Web Services
7 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 16 (36.36%) Degree
8 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
9 14 (31.82%) SQL
9 14 (31.82%) CSS
9 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
10 13 (29.55%) XML
10 13 (29.55%) MVC
11 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
13 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
13 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
14 8 (18.18%) Open Source
14 8 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (18.18%) Oracle
15 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
15 7 (15.91%) Time Management
15 7 (15.91%) NUnit
16 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
16 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
16 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
16 6 (13.64%) WCF

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP PM
1 5 (11.36%) SAP MRS
2 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) NUnit
2 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) CMake
3 1 (2.27%) Hudson
General
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Software Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
4 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
5 8 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Senior Architect
7 6 (13.64%) Tester
7 6 (13.64%) Software Tester
8 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Release Manager
8 5 (11.36%) .NET Architect
8 5 (11.36%) C# Architect
9 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Tester
9 4 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) .NET
2 20 (45.45%) HTML
3 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET
4 17 (38.64%) Web Services
5 14 (31.82%) CSS
6 13 (29.55%) XML
7 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
9 8 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (13.64%) WCF
11 5 (11.36%) BAPI
12 4 (9.09%) WF
13 3 (6.82%) jQuery
13 3 (6.82%) HTML5
14 2 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
14 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
14 2 (4.55%) XSLT
15 1 (2.27%) MFC
15 1 (2.27%) Qt
15 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.18%) Open Source
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) MVC
2 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.91%) Time Management
5 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 6 (13.64%) Usability Testing
5 6 (13.64%) CRM
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE
6 5 (11.36%) Release Management
6 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) TDD
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
8 2 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) C#
2 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.36%) VBA
5 2 (4.55%) XPath
5 2 (4.55%) VC++
5 2 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Borland
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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