The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 38 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.19% 2.33% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 2.45% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 7
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,450 £42,180
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior 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
573 572 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.14% 95.02% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 497 423 354
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Coventry

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.00%) HTML
3 28 (48.28%) CSS
4 27 (46.55%) Java
4 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (39.66%) SQL
6 22 (37.93%) .NET
7 21 (36.21%) J2EE
8 20 (34.48%) C#
8 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET
9 18 (31.03%) Scrum
10 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
11 16 (27.59%) MVC
11 16 (27.59%) TDD
12 12 (20.69%) Linux
13 11 (18.97%) OO
13 11 (18.97%) jQuery
14 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
14 10 (17.24%) XSLT
14 10 (17.24%) Internet
15 9 (15.52%) Oracle
15 9 (15.52%) Java EE
15 9 (15.52%) WCF
15 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
16 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
16 8 (13.79%) XML
16 8 (13.79%) RDBMS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.34%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.90%) WordPress
3 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.45%) Node.js
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.72%) Drupal
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.72%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (5.17%) Magento
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Trello
2 1 (1.72%) ElastiCache
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Internet
2 5 (8.62%) HTTP
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.79%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.34%) MySQL
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.72%) DB2
6 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.72%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.72%) Xcode
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (6.90%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Electronics
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.00%) HTML
2 28 (48.28%) CSS
3 22 (37.93%) .NET
4 21 (36.21%) J2EE
5 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET
6 11 (18.97%) jQuery
7 10 (17.24%) XSLT
8 9 (15.52%) WCF
8 9 (15.52%) Java EE
8 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (13.79%) XML
9 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
10 7 (12.07%) Web Services
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (10.34%) SOAP
11 6 (10.34%) Struts
11 6 (10.34%) NHibernate
11 6 (10.34%) WinForms
11 6 (10.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.17%) DTV
3 2 (3.45%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
4 2 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) Scrum
3 16 (27.59%) TDD
3 16 (27.59%) MVC
4 11 (18.97%) OO
5 5 (8.62%) AOP
5 5 (8.62%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Kanban
6 4 (6.90%) OOP
6 4 (6.90%) OOD
7 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.45%) MVVM
8 2 (3.45%) BDD
8 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.45%) UML
8 2 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 27 (46.55%) Java
3 23 (39.66%) SQL
4 20 (34.48%) C#
5 6 (10.34%) PHP
6 4 (6.90%) PHP5
6 4 (6.90%) Groovy
7 2 (3.45%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) C
8 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Samba
1 2 (3.45%) Squid
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Zend
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.72%) Twitter
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) Apple
4 1 (1.72%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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