The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 196 235 -
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.017% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.017% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%

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 Midlands 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 Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4506 5729 4913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.58% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 4736 4215
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Development Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 - -
Software Development Engineer
England

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Software Development Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
3 4 (57.14%) API Testing
3 4 (57.14%) SDET
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PhD
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Clang
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) SystemC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) API Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (28.57%) Physics
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
West Midlands
IT Connections
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