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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 61 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 12 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.66% 0.90% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.96% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 3
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
694 728 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.99% 93.57% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 580 624 447
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 6 (42.86%) OOP
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) HND
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (7.14%) CAD
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) OLAP
6 1 (7.14%) Cognos
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) ERP

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) OO
1 6 (42.86%) OOP
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) CAD
4 1 (7.14%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Netezza