The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 41 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 30 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.74% 2.75% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 2.86% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 8
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
743 559 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.53% 96.21% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 596 482 403
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (91.11%) C#
3 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
4 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET
4 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
4 29 (64.44%) SQL
5 27 (60.00%) CSS
6 24 (53.33%) MVC
7 23 (51.11%) HTML
7 23 (51.11%) AngularJS
8 19 (42.22%) jQuery
8 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
9 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (31.11%) Ajax
10 14 (31.11%) IIS
10 14 (31.11%) HTML5
11 13 (28.89%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
11 13 (28.89%) VB.NET
12 12 (26.67%) Degree
13 11 (24.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (24.44%) Web Services
14 10 (22.22%) Windows
14 10 (22.22%) CSS3
14 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 8 (17.78%) NHibernate
16 8 (17.78%) WCF
16 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.11%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) SaaS
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQLite
2 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Subversion
1 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Moq
2 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.44%) NUnit
2 2 (4.44%) ReSharper
2 2 (4.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.56%) Games
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET
3 27 (60.00%) CSS
4 23 (51.11%) HTML
4 23 (51.11%) AngularJS
5 19 (42.22%) jQuery
6 14 (31.11%) HTML5
6 14 (31.11%) Ajax
7 13 (28.89%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (24.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (24.44%) Web Services
9 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (22.22%) CSS3
10 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (17.78%) NHibernate
11 8 (17.78%) WCF
11 8 (17.78%) Entity Framework
12 7 (15.56%) WPF
12 7 (15.56%) LINQ
13 6 (13.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
1 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Kindle
2 6 (13.33%) Smartphone
3 3 (6.67%) Animation
3 3 (6.67%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.44%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Android
2 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) MVC
2 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.56%) Android Development
5 7 (15.56%) iOS Development
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Game Development
8 2 (4.44%) API Integration
8 2 (4.44%) SDLC
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) BDD
9 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.22%) MVVM
9 1 (2.22%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Scrum
9 1 (2.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) C#
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
2 29 (64.44%) SQL
3 13 (28.89%) VB.NET
4 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
5 7 (15.56%) C++
6 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Twitter
3 4 (8.89%) Xamarin
3 4 (8.89%) Apple
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Adobe
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