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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 23 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 16 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.86% 3.64% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 4.27% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 18
Average salary £31,250 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% -2.94%
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
195 234 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 71.43% 85.09% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 185 190 188
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,265 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 11 (44.00%) MVC
4 11 (44.00%) jQuery
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 9 (36.00%) OOP
7 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
7 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
10 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (20.00%) Sass
10 5 (20.00%) LESS
10 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.00%) Games
10 5 (20.00%) PHP
10 5 (20.00%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) CMake
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Graduate
4 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Graduate C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Junior
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 11 (44.00%) jQuery
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (20.00%) Sass
6 5 (20.00%) LESS
7 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
9 1 (4.00%) J2EE
9 1 (4.00%) SOAP
9 1 (4.00%) Struts
9 1 (4.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) MVC
3 9 (36.00%) OOP
4 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Workflow
7 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (16.00%) C++
6 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (12.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) VC++
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Oracle
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
Erin Associates
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago