The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 35 47
Rank change year-on-year -18 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.69% 0.83% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.88% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.30% -7.14%  
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 Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 286 228 289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 98.62% 95.00% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 266 187 232
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) OOP
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (60.00%) Angular 2
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Core
4 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (60.00%) SOLID
4 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Sass
4 6 (60.00%) LESS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) Angular 2
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) LESS
3 6 (60.00%) Sass
3 6 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (60.00%) OOP
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) SOLID
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (50.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
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