The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 5 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 5.56% 8.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 8.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Bromwich region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 94.44% 100.00% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 49
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the West Bromwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the West Bromwich region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Software Engineer
Top 6 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript