Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire 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 > Warwickshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 66 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 49 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.88% 3.59% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 3.69% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 46
Warwickshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,500 £82,500
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 Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 1233 1139 1358
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.43% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 889 1207
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

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

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +11 16 £52,500 +23.53%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 8 £35,000 -
Alcester +4 5 £33,500 -27.57%
Leamington Spa -14 5 £55,000 +83.33%
Nuneaton -3 4 £35,500 +9.23%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

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

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 Warwickshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (71.43%) C#
3 21 (42.86%) MVC
3 21 (42.86%) Degree
4 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
5 18 (36.73%) C++
5 18 (36.73%) .NET
6 17 (34.69%) Java
7 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.61%) SQL
9 13 (26.53%) RESTful
10 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
10 12 (24.49%) JIRA
11 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
11 11 (22.45%) Scrum
11 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
11 11 (22.45%) Computer Science Degree
12 10 (20.41%) VB.NET
12 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
12 10 (20.41%) SAP
12 10 (20.41%) Web Services
12 10 (20.41%) Middleware
12 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
12 10 (20.41%) GitHub
13 9 (18.37%) Node.js
13 9 (18.37%) Kanban
13 9 (18.37%) TDD
13 9 (18.37%) C
13 9 (18.37%) Windows
13 9 (18.37%) MySQL

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark
1 3 (6.12%) GlassFish
1 3 (6.12%) JBoss
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (6.12%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Simulink
2 4 (8.16%) Stateflow
3 2 (4.08%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Bluetooth
1 4 (8.16%) ZigBee
2 2 (4.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
3 9 (18.37%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.12%) Big Data
4 3 (6.12%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) JIRA
2 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.12%) Hudson
3 3 (6.12%) JBehave
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) JUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) VectorCAST
5 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (10.20%) Automotive
2 4 (8.16%) Electronics
3 2 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
2 18 (36.73%) .NET
3 13 (26.53%) RESTful
4 10 (20.41%) Middleware
4 10 (20.41%) Web Services
5 9 (18.37%) Node.js
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) CSS
6 8 (16.33%) HTML
6 8 (16.33%) XML
7 6 (12.24%) Spring
8 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.12%) Java EE
8 3 (6.12%) JAX-RS
8 3 (6.12%) JMS
8 3 (6.12%) JSON
8 3 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (6.12%) MFC
8 3 (6.12%) RESTEasy
8 3 (6.12%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.16%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Android
2 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (42.86%) MVC
3 11 (22.45%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) Kanban
4 9 (18.37%) TDD
5 8 (16.33%) SDLC
6 6 (12.24%) DevOps
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (12.24%) SOA
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
7 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
7 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.12%) Microservices
8 3 (6.12%) Personalization
8 3 (6.12%) Predictive Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) C#
2 18 (36.73%) C++
3 17 (34.69%) Java
4 15 (30.61%) SQL
5 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.41%) VB.NET
7 9 (18.37%) C
8 5 (10.20%) MATLAB
9 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
10 3 (6.12%) PHP
10 3 (6.12%) Scala
11 2 (4.08%) Lua
12 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) MISRA
2 3 (6.12%) MISRA C
3 2 (4.08%) IEC 62304
3 2 (4.08%) ISO 13485
3 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.04%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) SAP
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.16%) Green Hills
4 4 (8.16%) Renesas