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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 57 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 15 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.50% 1.83% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.90% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 9
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% +21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
584 473 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.33% 96.33% 93.61%
Number of salaries quoted 514 373 429
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 13 (65.00%) HTML
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) PHP
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) C#
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (35.00%) MySQL
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle
8 5 (25.00%) Subversion
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 5 (25.00%) WordPress
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) HTML5
8 5 (25.00%) CSS3
9 4 (20.00%) Twitter
9 4 (20.00%) GitHub
9 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
9 4 (20.00%) Drupal
9 4 (20.00%) Joomla!
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) CMS
9 4 (20.00%) LAMP
9 4 (20.00%) VB.NET

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (25.00%) WordPress
2 4 (20.00%) Drupal
2 4 (20.00%) Joomla!
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (15.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (5.00%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) GitHub
2 2 (10.00%) Trello
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (10.00%) OLAP
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
3 5 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (20.00%) LAMP
5 3 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) XSLT
5 3 (15.00%) WinForms
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (15.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (15.00%) WCF
5 3 (15.00%) WPF
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Spring.NET
5 3 (15.00%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) TDD
2 3 (15.00%) AOP
2 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) SEO
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.00%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) VB
5 3 (15.00%) PHP5
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Twitter
3 3 (15.00%) Adobe
4 2 (10.00%) Netezza
4 2 (10.00%) Google
4 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Cognos
5 1 (5.00%) Sage