Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 36 31
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 6.93% 5.01% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 5.21% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 14
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +72.73% -8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £21,625
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £36,600
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 Solihull with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 374 326 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 92.57% 96.17% 82.74%
Number of salaries quoted 298 306 289
Solihull median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,625 £67,500 £78,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Solihull

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Solihull

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Solihull over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (32.14%) Web Development
5 9 (32.14%) Ansible
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 8 (28.57%) JIRA
7 7 (25.00%) Docker
7 7 (25.00%) DevOps
7 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (25.00%) Confluence
7 7 (25.00%) MySQL
8 6 (21.43%) PHP
8 6 (21.43%) HTML
8 6 (21.43%) CSS
8 6 (21.43%) Finance
8 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 6 (21.43%) Spring
8 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (17.86%) Skype
9 5 (17.86%) Business Process Analysis
9 5 (17.86%) Release Management
9 5 (17.86%) Maven

Software Engineering
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 7 (25.00%) Confluence
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.86%) Yammer
4 4 (14.29%) GitHub
4 4 (14.29%) IaaS
4 4 (14.29%) PaaS
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
5 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
5 3 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Skype
1 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) JIRA
2 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.86%) Maven
5 4 (14.29%) PROIV
6 3 (10.71%) Ant
6 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
6 3 (10.71%) JUnit
6 3 (10.71%) Subversion
7 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.57%) Mocha
7 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) Spring
4 5 (17.86%) Node.js
5 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.71%) J2EE
6 3 (10.71%) jBPM
6 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (10.71%) Spring Boot
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) Java EE
7 2 (7.14%) React
7 2 (7.14%) Redux
7 2 (7.14%) RESTful
8 1 (3.57%) JPA
8 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (10.71%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Web Development
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) Analytics
5 5 (17.86%) Business Process Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Change Control
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.86%) OOP
5 5 (17.86%) Release Management
6 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Kanban
7 3 (10.71%) Microservices
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby
5 4 (14.29%) Delphi
5 4 (14.29%) Fortran
5 4 (14.29%) Progress 4GL
5 4 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) VB
5 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.71%) Java 8
6 3 (10.71%) Perl
7 2 (7.14%) COBOL
7 2 (7.14%) Elixir
8 1 (3.57%) C
8 1 (3.57%) C++
8 1 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Ansible
2 4 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
3 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) SAP