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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 23 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.15% 3.44% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.85% 4.10% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 16
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
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
191 244 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 78.28% 83.85% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 176 194 178
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,645
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (62.07%) C#
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
1 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
2 15 (51.72%) CSS
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) MVC
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
3 12 (41.38%) Entity Framework
4 10 (34.48%) jQuery
5 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
5 9 (31.03%) OOP
6 8 (27.59%) Degree
6 8 (27.59%) Algorithms
7 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle
8 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
8 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
8 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
8 6 (20.69%) NUnit
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
8 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Open Source

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) NUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) CMake
General
1 5 (17.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) C# Developer
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
4 9 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Senior .NET Architect
7 6 (20.69%) .NET Architect
7 6 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Software Tester
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Graduate
7 6 (20.69%) Architect
7 6 (20.69%) Tester
7 6 (20.69%) C# Architect
7 6 (20.69%) Senior Architect
8 5 (17.24%) Graduate C# Developer
8 5 (17.24%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
1 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
2 15 (51.72%) CSS
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (41.38%) Entity Framework
3 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
4 10 (34.48%) jQuery
5 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
6 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (17.24%) Sass
6 5 (17.24%) LESS
6 5 (17.24%) HTML5
6 5 (17.24%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) XSL
8 1 (3.45%) Ajax
8 1 (3.45%) SOAP
8 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Algorithms
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) MVC
3 9 (31.03%) OOP
4 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
4 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Time Management
4 6 (20.69%) Open Source
5 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (13.79%) Usability Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VC++
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
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