The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 45 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.74% 2.02% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.62% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -21.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 191 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 83.28% 77.02% 71.61%
Number of salaries quoted 137 120 82
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (22.22%) Trayport
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) MS Project
5 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (11.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
3 1 (11.11%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCTS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Trayport
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago