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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 31 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.60% 3.32% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 4.05% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 13
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £55,000 £42,500
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
203 247 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 77.78% 82.06% 78.21%
Number of salaries quoted 186 178 166
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £30,000 £25,810
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 19 (63.33%) C#
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
1 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (53.33%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (43.33%) .NET Framework
5 13 (43.33%) Entity Framework
6 9 (30.00%) Oracle
6 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (30.00%) NUnit
6 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (30.00%) Time Management
6 9 (30.00%) Open Source
6 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (26.67%) jQuery
7 8 (26.67%) Web Services
7 8 (26.67%) SQL
8 7 (23.33%) XML
8 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
8 7 (23.33%) OOP
8 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Degree

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) NUnit
2 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 12 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (36.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (30.00%) Architect
6 9 (30.00%) Senior .NET Architect
6 9 (30.00%) .NET Architect
6 9 (30.00%) Senior Architect
6 9 (30.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (30.00%) C# Architect
7 7 (23.33%) Tester
7 7 (23.33%) Software Tester
8 6 (20.00%) Graduate
9 5 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (13.33%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
1 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET
2 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (56.67%) HTML
3 16 (53.33%) CSS
4 13 (43.33%) .NET Framework
4 13 (43.33%) Entity Framework
5 8 (26.67%) jQuery
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) XML
7 6 (20.00%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (13.33%) Sass
8 4 (13.33%) LESS
8 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.33%) CSS3
9 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Algorithms
3 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Time Management
3 9 (30.00%) Open Source
3 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (23.33%) OOP
4 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Usability Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) EAI
7 1 (3.33%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
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