Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 40 44
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.72% 3.50% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 3.61% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 20
Solihull median annual salary £34,000 £32,750 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.82% +4.80% -16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,375 £44,125
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +1.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 386 416 508
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 97.20% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 356 369 450
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Solihull.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Solihull

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Solihull

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Solihull over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Solihull

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Software Developer 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 Solihull region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (80.00%) Node.js
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
5 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) Angular 2
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Core
6 6 (40.00%) OOP
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (33.33%) SaaS
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (33.33%) SDLC
7 5 (33.33%) API Integration
7 5 (33.33%) LAMP
7 5 (33.33%) Ruby
7 5 (33.33%) PHP
7 5 (33.33%) MySQL
7 5 (33.33%) Go
7 5 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Node.js
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) Angular 2
4 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Core
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (33.33%) LAMP
7 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 5 (33.33%) API Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) SDET
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
4 5 (33.33%) Go
4 5 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) R
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft