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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 43 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.64% 5.36% 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 6.75% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
201 252 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 81.38% 79.50% 82.38%
Number of salaries quoted 154 193 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) XML
6 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
7 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
8 6 (35.29%) CSS
8 6 (35.29%) MVC
8 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (29.41%) Sass
9 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (29.41%) XPath
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (29.41%) Scrum
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) XSD
9 5 (29.41%) XSL
9 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
9 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
10 4 (23.53%) Degree
10 4 (23.53%) HTML5
11 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
11 3 (17.65%) WCF

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Software Programmer
4 5 (29.41%) Programmer
5 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
8 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (29.41%) Sass
6 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (29.41%) XSD
6 5 (29.41%) XSL
6 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) WCF
9 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 2 (11.76%) Java EE
9 2 (11.76%) Spring
9 2 (11.76%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) EAI
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) People Management
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) Product Management
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
4 5 (29.41%) XPath
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
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