The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 52 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 15 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.49% 2.34% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 2.45% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 7
Average salary £33,750 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Programmer
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
577 490 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.85% 95.52% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 494 382 412
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Programmer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Coventry

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) PHP
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Adobe
8 3 (17.65%) ERP
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) VB
8 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
8 3 (17.65%) MVC
8 3 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Subversion
8 3 (17.65%) PHP5
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) WordPress
8 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) CSS3
9 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (11.76%) Node.js

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) WordPress
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.76%) InfoPath
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
1 2 (11.76%) Lawson
2 1 (5.88%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Trello
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) ExpressJS
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) Spring.NET
5 2 (11.76%) WinForms
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP
5 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ERP
1 3 (17.65%) MVC
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (11.76%) TDD
2 2 (11.76%) AOP
2 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) OOD
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) SEO
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) PHP5
5 1 (5.88%) Groovy
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) Twitter
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Sage