The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 28 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 51 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 6.56% 7.13% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 8.17% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 44
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 680 612 699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.52% 87.30% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 570 505 562
Median salary £42,500 £42,655 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.36% -5.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Coventry

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Coventry

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 43 (48.31%) Python
1 43 (48.31%) Computer Science
2 40 (44.94%) Degree
3 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (37.08%) C#
5 29 (32.58%) .NET
6 28 (31.46%) C++
6 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
7 27 (30.34%) Scrum
8 25 (28.09%) Linux
9 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
9 23 (25.84%) SQL
10 22 (24.72%) Microservices
10 22 (24.72%) Computer Science Degree
11 21 (23.60%) NoSQL
12 20 (22.47%) HTML
12 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
13 19 (21.35%) Electronics
14 18 (20.22%) MVC
14 18 (20.22%) Retail
14 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (19.10%) Web Services
15 17 (19.10%) Windows
16 16 (17.98%) RESTful
17 15 (16.85%) Jenkins
17 15 (16.85%) Java
18 14 (15.73%) Entity Framework
18 14 (15.73%) .NET Framework
19 13 (14.61%) Unit Testing
19 13 (14.61%) AngularJS

Software Engineering
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 4 (4.49%) IIS
2 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) JBoss
3 2 (2.25%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Maple
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) SaaS
2 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.37%) Office 365
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) Firewall
3 2 (2.25%) LAN
3 2 (2.25%) WAN
4 1 (1.12%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.11%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.25%) MySQL
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.85%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (8.99%) GoCD
3 8 (8.99%) Hudson
4 7 (7.87%) LabVIEW
4 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.49%) JUnit
5 4 (4.49%) MSBuild
5 4 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (4.49%) Subversion
5 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (21.35%) Electronics
2 18 (20.22%) Retail
3 7 (7.87%) Back Office
4 5 (5.62%) Automotive
5 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Software Engineer
2 29 (32.58%) Developer
3 16 (17.98%) C# Software Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) .NET Software Engineer
5 11 (12.36%) Analyst
6 10 (11.24%) Business Analyst
6 10 (11.24%) Software Developer
7 9 (10.11%) AWS Developer
7 9 (10.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) Python Software Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Graduate
9 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.74%) .NET Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) AWS Software Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) Embedded Developer
12 4 (4.49%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.58%) .NET
2 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
2 20 (22.47%) HTML
3 17 (19.10%) Web Services
4 16 (17.98%) RESTful
5 14 (15.73%) .NET Framework
5 14 (15.73%) Entity Framework
6 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
7 10 (11.24%) CSS
7 10 (11.24%) J2EE
8 9 (10.11%) jQuery
9 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (7.87%) Natural Language Processing
9 7 (7.87%) Spring
10 6 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (5.62%) Angular 2
11 5 (5.62%) XML
12 4 (4.49%) JSP
12 4 (4.49%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 43 (48.31%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.24%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.24%) User Experience
3 7 (7.87%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.62%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.25%) Infotainment
5 2 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.09%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) Windows
3 4 (4.49%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.37%) VyOS
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.25%) Unix
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.34%) Scrum
3 22 (24.72%) Microservices
4 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (20.22%) MVC
5 13 (14.61%) Unit Testing
6 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
6 11 (12.36%) Mathematics
6 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
6 11 (12.36%) Physics
6 11 (12.36%) SDLC
6 11 (12.36%) SOA
7 10 (11.24%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (10.11%) DevOps
8 9 (10.11%) TDD
8 9 (10.11%) User Stories
8 9 (10.11%) Web Development
9 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.99%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) Python
2 33 (37.08%) C#
3 28 (31.46%) C++
4 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
4 23 (25.84%) SQL
5 15 (16.85%) Java
6 13 (14.61%) MATLAB
7 10 (11.24%) C
8 8 (8.99%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.99%) Go
9 5 (5.62%) F#
9 5 (5.62%) Perl
10 4 (4.49%) Korn
10 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.49%) Ruby
11 3 (3.37%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.12%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.12%) PHP
12 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Degree
2 22 (24.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (12.36%) PhD
4 4 (4.49%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.25%) HNC
5 2 (2.25%) HND
5 2 (2.25%) ISEB
5 2 (2.25%) MCSD
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) COBIT
2 4 (4.49%) MISRA
3 3 (3.37%) QA
4 2 (2.25%) IEC 62304
4 2 (2.25%) MISRA C
4 2 (2.25%) PMO
5 1 (1.12%) IEC 61508
5 1 (1.12%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Docker
2 5 (5.62%) Firmware
3 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Ansible
1 8 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.99%) Terraform
2 4 (4.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Google
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.49%) Sun
4 3 (3.37%) Cisco
4 3 (3.37%) Vyatta
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.12%) Sage
6 1 (1.12%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago