The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 69 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.27% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +18.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -0.56%
Senior Software 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
705 572 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.50% 93.92% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 595 492 481
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Coventry

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) SaaS
3 4 (50.00%) POCO
3 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) SQLite
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) VC++
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) SaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQLite
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (50.00%) POCO
2 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) LINQ
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) VC++
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter
2 2 (25.00%) Apple