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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 31 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.72% 4.84% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 5.14% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 28
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -17.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,696
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £41,405 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
656 486 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.85% 94.19% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 549 372 553
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) .NET
3 27 (39.13%) C#
3 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 26 (37.68%) Java
4 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
5 24 (34.78%) J2EE
6 23 (33.33%) SQL
7 22 (31.88%) HTML
8 21 (30.43%) Scrum
9 20 (28.99%) CSS
10 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET
10 19 (27.54%) jQuery
11 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 16 (23.19%) Internet
12 16 (23.19%) MVC
13 14 (20.29%) Spring
13 14 (20.29%) Java EE
13 14 (20.29%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (18.84%) XML
15 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
15 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (17.39%) Ajax
16 11 (15.94%) Hibernate
17 10 (14.49%) OO
17 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
17 10 (14.49%) Mobile App
18 8 (11.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (11.59%) SaaS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.35%) NetWeaver
3 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.35%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (4.35%) SAP R/3
3 2 (2.90%) SAP xRPM
3 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) SaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.19%) Internet
2 8 (11.59%) HTTP
3 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.35%) LAN
4 3 (4.35%) WAN
5 2 (2.90%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) MySQL
3 6 (8.70%) SQLite
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.80%) Cognos Report Studio
5 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.45%) OLAP
8 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) NWDI
3 2 (2.90%) NWDS
3 2 (2.90%) JUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) Ant
4 1 (1.45%) Hudson
4 1 (1.45%) MSTest
4 1 (1.45%) Moq
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.25%) Retail
1 5 (7.25%) Automotive
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Electronics
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) .NET
2 24 (34.78%) J2EE
3 22 (31.88%) HTML
4 20 (28.99%) CSS
5 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET
5 19 (27.54%) jQuery
6 14 (20.29%) Spring
6 14 (20.29%) Java EE
7 13 (18.84%) XML
8 12 (17.39%) Ajax
9 11 (15.94%) Hibernate
10 8 (11.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (11.59%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.14%) WCF
12 5 (7.25%) Struts
12 5 (7.25%) XSLT
12 5 (7.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (7.25%) POCO
12 5 (7.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (14.49%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.80%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
1 5 (7.25%) Android
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) Scrum
3 16 (23.19%) MVC
4 10 (14.49%) OO
4 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
5 8 (11.59%) CRM
5 8 (11.59%) Project Management
6 7 (10.14%) SOA
7 6 (8.70%) OO PHP
8 5 (7.25%) TDD
8 5 (7.25%) Migration
8 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.80%) Matrix Management
9 4 (5.80%) Web Development
9 4 (5.80%) OOD
10 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.35%) OOP
10 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) C#
1 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 26 (37.68%) Java
3 23 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.59%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.59%) PHP
6 5 (7.25%) ABAP
6 5 (7.25%) C++
6 5 (7.25%) VC++
7 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.35%) XAML
8 3 (4.35%) PHP5
9 2 (2.90%) Ruby
9 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.45%) XPath
10 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) VCP4
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Twitter
3 5 (7.25%) SAP
4 4 (5.80%) Cognos
4 4 (5.80%) Apple
5 3 (4.35%) Adobe
6 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.45%) webMethods
7 1 (1.45%) Software AG
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Syclo
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago