Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 24 November 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 > Solihull
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 46 53
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.01% 1.65% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.69% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 24
Solihull median annual salary £56,250 £35,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.71% +15.70% -24.38%
10th Percentile £37,375 £25,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £44,500 £41,875
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £36,234 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.84% -9.41% +8.84%

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 381 414 503
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 97.41% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 350 363 443
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,475 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Solihull

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Solihull

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Solihull over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Solihull

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Solihull region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
4 1 (25.00%) MISRA
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA

Software Engineer 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 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP