The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 38 60
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.22% 4.50% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 4.77% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 21
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 740 671 762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.73% 94.37% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 620 570 632
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Coventry over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Coventry

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Software 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 Coventry region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (77.78%) Python
3 24 (66.67%) C#
4 20 (55.56%) .NET
4 20 (55.56%) Microservices
5 16 (44.44%) C++
6 15 (41.67%) Scrum
6 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (41.67%) SQL
7 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
7 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
7 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
7 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
7 13 (36.11%) SOA
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 10 (27.78%) TDD
9 10 (27.78%) User Stories
9 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (27.78%) RESTful
10 9 (25.00%) SaaS
10 9 (25.00%) Degree
10 9 (25.00%) Java
11 8 (22.22%) C
11 8 (22.22%) CRM
11 8 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (22.22%) Back Office
11 8 (22.22%) MVC
11 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 8 (22.22%) Jenkins

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) JBoss
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) SaaS
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
2 8 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (13.89%) GoCD
3 5 (13.89%) Hudson
3 5 (13.89%) MSBuild
3 5 (13.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
3 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 8 (22.22%) Back Office
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 4 (11.11%) Electronics
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (30.56%) HTML
4 10 (27.78%) RESTful
5 8 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
6 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
6 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
6 7 (19.44%) Entity Framework
6 7 (19.44%) J2EE
6 7 (19.44%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) Angular 2
8 4 (11.11%) Django
9 3 (8.33%) Flask
9 3 (8.33%) Node.js
9 3 (8.33%) React
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.78%) CSS3
10 1 (2.78%) HTML5
10 1 (2.78%) WCF
10 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 8 (22.22%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (55.56%) Microservices
3 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Scrum
4 13 (36.11%) SOA
5 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (27.78%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) User Stories
6 8 (22.22%) CRM
6 8 (22.22%) Machine Learning
6 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 8 (22.22%) MVC
6 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.89%) Deep Learning
7 5 (13.89%) DevOps
7 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.89%) Low Latency
8 3 (8.33%) Speech Recognition
8 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Python
2 24 (66.67%) C#
3 16 (44.44%) C++
4 15 (41.67%) SQL
5 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
6 9 (25.00%) Java
7 8 (22.22%) C
8 6 (16.67%) MATLAB
9 5 (13.89%) F#
9 5 (13.89%) Go
9 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.78%) Perl
11 1 (2.78%) PHP
11 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) MISRA
2 1 (2.78%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.78%) IEC 62304
2 1 (2.78%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Ansible
1 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
1 5 (13.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.89%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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