Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 35 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 76 89 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.82% 6.25% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.48% 6.97% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 88 161 127
Coventry median annual salary £33,250 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.64% -10.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £47,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,200 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.33% -4.38% +6.67%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1172 1276 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 89.74% 89.54% 86.88%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1049 1014
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) Computer Science
3 29 (38.16%) Degree
4 26 (34.21%) Scrum
5 23 (30.26%) HTML
6 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 20 (26.32%) C++
7 20 (26.32%) Python
7 20 (26.32%) Jenkins
8 19 (25.00%) C#
8 19 (25.00%) MVC
9 18 (23.68%) Computer Science Degree
10 17 (22.37%) Java
11 16 (21.05%) .NET
12 15 (19.74%) SQL
12 15 (19.74%) Retail
12 15 (19.74%) Docker
12 15 (19.74%) HTML5
13 14 (18.42%) REST
13 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
14 12 (15.79%) Spring
14 12 (15.79%) MySQL
14 12 (15.79%) Oracle
14 12 (15.79%) CSS
14 12 (15.79%) Linux
14 12 (15.79%) Automotive
14 12 (15.79%) JPA
14 12 (15.79%) Microservices
14 12 (15.79%) Computer Vision
15 11 (14.47%) NoSQL

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 6 (7.89%) GlassFish
1 6 (7.89%) JBoss
1 6 (7.89%) Jetty
1 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Simulink
2 1 (1.32%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) GitHub
2 5 (6.58%) SaaS
3 3 (3.95%) npm
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) AMQP
2 4 (5.26%) SMS
3 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.32%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) SSH
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) MySQL
2 11 (14.47%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.47%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.32%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.89%) Hudson
3 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.26%) Axure RP
4 4 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (5.26%) Subversion
5 3 (3.95%) Babel
5 3 (3.95%) Grunt
5 3 (3.95%) gulp
5 3 (3.95%) webpack
6 2 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.32%) GoCD
7 1 (1.32%) JIRA
7 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (19.74%) Retail
2 12 (15.79%) Automotive
3 9 (11.84%) Electronics
4 6 (7.89%) Billing
5 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Finance
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Software Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Developer
3 14 (18.42%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) Python Software Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) Architect
6 9 (11.84%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Principal Software Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Designer
10 4 (5.26%) Java Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) HTML
2 16 (21.05%) .NET
3 15 (19.74%) HTML5
4 14 (18.42%) REST
5 12 (15.79%) CSS
5 12 (15.79%) JPA
5 12 (15.79%) Spring
6 11 (14.47%) RESTful
7 10 (13.16%) AngularJS
8 9 (11.84%) Polymer
8 9 (11.84%) Web Components
9 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 7 (9.21%) jQuery
10 7 (9.21%) SOAP
11 6 (7.89%) JAX-RS
11 6 (7.89%) JMS
11 6 (7.89%) RESTEasy
11 6 (7.89%) Spring Boot
11 6 (7.89%) Spring MVC
11 6 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.84%) Algorithms
2 9 (11.84%) Video\Live Streaming
3 8 (10.53%) User Experience
4 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.89%) Smart Meter
5 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Android
2 1 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.21%) Scrum
3 19 (25.00%) MVC
4 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
5 12 (15.79%) Computer Vision
5 12 (15.79%) Microservices
6 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.16%) Coaching
8 9 (11.84%) Front End Development
8 9 (11.84%) Mentoring
8 9 (11.84%) Multithreading
8 9 (11.84%) Neural Network
8 9 (11.84%) Open Source
8 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
9 8 (10.53%) DevOps
9 8 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (9.21%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (9.21%) ETL
10 7 (9.21%) TDD
10 7 (9.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 20 (26.32%) C++
2 20 (26.32%) Python
3 19 (25.00%) C#
4 17 (22.37%) Java
5 15 (19.74%) SQL
6 11 (14.47%) C
7 7 (9.21%) MATLAB
8 6 (7.89%) Clojure
8 6 (7.89%) Scala
9 3 (3.95%) ES6
9 3 (3.95%) F#
10 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.32%) Perl
11 1 (1.32%) PHP
11 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Degree
2 18 (23.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) MISRA
2 4 (5.26%) COBIT
2 4 (5.26%) PMO
3 2 (2.63%) MISRA C
4 1 (1.32%) ISO 26262
4 1 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Ansible
1 6 (7.89%) Marathon
1 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Google
3 4 (5.26%) Adobe
4 1 (1.32%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Software AG
4 1 (1.32%) webMethods