The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 128 101 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.51% 20.08% 28.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.50% 21.00% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 115 91 130
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
569 481 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.63% 95.63% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 485 375 432
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Coventry region.

Developer Salary Trend in Coventry

Developer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 138 (52.67%) HTML
2 121 (46.18%) CSS
3 114 (43.51%) .NET
4 109 (41.60%) JavaScript
5 105 (40.08%) C#
6 93 (35.50%) jQuery
7 88 (33.59%) SQL
8 86 (32.82%) ASP.NET
8 86 (32.82%) SQL Server
8 86 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (31.30%) MVC
10 74 (28.24%) Java
11 53 (20.23%) Linux
12 47 (17.94%) Microsoft
12 47 (17.94%) J2EE
13 46 (17.56%) PHP
14 43 (16.41%) MySQL
15 42 (16.03%) Oracle
16 41 (15.65%) XML
17 40 (15.27%) .NET Framework
18 37 (14.12%) WCF
18 37 (14.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 35 (13.36%) Web Services
20 34 (12.98%) Scrum
20 34 (12.98%) TDD
21 33 (12.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 32 (12.21%) Tomcat
23 31 (11.83%) WPF
24 29 (11.07%) Computer Science
25 28 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (12.21%) Tomcat
2 28 (10.69%) Apache
3 27 (10.31%) SharePoint
4 20 (7.63%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (4.58%) Umbraco
6 11 (4.20%) CMS
7 10 (3.82%) IIS
7 10 (3.82%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.44%) WordPress
9 8 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (2.29%) Node.js
11 5 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.15%) Sitefinity
12 3 (1.15%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.76%) Drupal
13 2 (0.76%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.76%) Moodle
14 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.73%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.53%) Magento
3 3 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.38%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.76%) Trello
1 2 (0.76%) GitHub
1 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.25%) Internet
2 4 (1.53%) HTTP
3 2 (0.76%) DNS
3 2 (0.76%) DHCP
4 1 (0.38%) Extranet
4 1 (0.38%) FTP
4 1 (0.38%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 43 (16.41%) MySQL
3 33 (12.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (5.73%) Oracle Database
8 14 (5.34%) RDBMS
8 14 (5.34%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (3.82%) Data Mart
10 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.29%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (9.92%) Subversion
2 24 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.63%) Git (software)
4 18 (6.87%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.82%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (3.05%) JUnit
7 5 (1.91%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.15%) NUnit
9 2 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.76%) JIRA
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.76%) MSTest
9 2 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.76%) Moq
9 2 (0.76%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 17 (6.49%) Marketing
2 9 (3.44%) Finance
2 9 (3.44%) Games
3 8 (3.05%) Automotive
3 8 (3.05%) Billing
4 7 (2.67%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.91%) Retail
6 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.53%) Advertising
7 3 (1.15%) Electronics
7 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (52.67%) HTML
2 121 (46.18%) CSS
3 114 (43.51%) .NET
4 93 (35.50%) jQuery
5 86 (32.82%) ASP.NET
6 47 (17.94%) J2EE
7 41 (15.65%) XML
8 40 (15.27%) .NET Framework
9 37 (14.12%) WCF
9 37 (14.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 35 (13.36%) Web Services
11 31 (11.83%) WPF
12 25 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 23 (8.78%) Ajax
15 22 (8.40%) Struts
16 18 (6.87%) Hibernate
16 18 (6.87%) XHTML
16 18 (6.87%) XSLT
16 18 (6.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.07%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.34%) Open Source
3 14 (5.34%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.29%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (2.29%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.29%) Physics
6 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.15%) DTV
8 2 (0.76%) W3C
8 2 (0.76%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.76%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.23%) Linux
2 17 (6.49%) Windows
3 14 (5.34%) Fedora
3 14 (5.34%) CentOS
4 5 (1.91%) Android
5 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.15%) UNIX
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (31.30%) MVC
3 34 (12.98%) Scrum
3 34 (12.98%) TDD
4 28 (10.69%) Software Engineering
5 21 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (6.87%) OO
6 18 (6.87%) Mentoring
7 17 (6.49%) Web Development
8 15 (5.73%) UML
8 15 (5.73%) CRM
9 13 (4.96%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (4.20%) Coaching
10 11 (4.20%) OOD
11 10 (3.82%) AOP
12 9 (3.44%) Kanban
13 8 (3.05%) Web Application Development
14 6 (2.29%) ITIL
14 6 (2.29%) Unit Testing
14 6 (2.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 109 (41.60%) JavaScript
2 105 (40.08%) C#
3 88 (33.59%) SQL
4 74 (28.24%) Java
5 46 (17.56%) PHP
6 27 (10.31%) VB.NET
7 20 (7.63%) T-SQL
8 17 (6.49%) PHP5
9 14 (5.34%) Python
10 11 (4.20%) XAML
11 10 (3.82%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.05%) VB
13 5 (1.91%) Groovy
13 5 (1.91%) C++
13 5 (1.91%) Delphi
13 5 (1.91%) Perl
13 5 (1.91%) VBA
14 4 (1.53%) C
15 3 (1.15%) Progress 4GL
16 1 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (9.92%) Degree
2 16 (6.11%) Sun Certification
2 16 (6.11%) OCPJP
2 16 (6.11%) OCMJD
3 6 (2.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Samba
1 2 (0.76%) Squid
Vendors
1 47 (17.94%) Microsoft
2 42 (16.03%) Oracle
3 16 (6.11%) Sun
3 16 (6.11%) Zend
4 14 (5.34%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.82%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.29%) Apple
7 5 (1.91%) Twitter
7 5 (1.91%) SAP
7 5 (1.91%) Progress
8 3 (1.15%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.15%) BT
8 3 (1.15%) Adobe
9 2 (0.76%) Google
10 1 (0.38%) Telerik
10 1 (0.38%) webMethods
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SBC Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic+Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: up to £25,000 d.o.e.
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 24 days ago