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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 40 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.56% 5.98% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 7.89% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 12
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
219 228 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 77.94% 75.75% 82.08%
Number of salaries quoted 171 175 129
Average salary £41,000 £38,765 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,289 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Solihull

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) XSD
8 5 (27.78%) XSL
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) XPath
8 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (27.78%) Sass
9 3 (16.67%) HTML5
9 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
9 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 3 (16.67%) SharePoint

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Programmer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Software Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
7 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (27.78%) Sass
6 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (27.78%) XSD
6 5 (27.78%) XSL
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
8 2 (11.11%) Java EE
8 2 (11.11%) WCF
8 2 (11.11%) Spring
8 2 (11.11%) Ajax
8 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET
9 1 (5.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) EAI
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) XPath
6 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Trayport
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