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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 47 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 23 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.82% 3.54% 7.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 3.67% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 33
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
586 491 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.34% 96.65% 93.64%
Number of salaries quoted 514 387 420
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 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 32 (78.05%) C#
1 32 (78.05%) .NET
2 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 25 (60.98%) HTML
4 24 (58.54%) CSS
5 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
6 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
7 18 (43.90%) jQuery
8 17 (41.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
8 17 (41.46%) MVC
9 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (36.59%) Ajax
10 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
10 15 (36.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (36.59%) VB.NET
11 14 (34.15%) SQL
11 14 (34.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (34.15%) NHibernate
12 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
12 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (31.71%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (31.71%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (31.71%) IIS
12 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
13 11 (26.83%) CSS3
13 11 (26.83%) HTML5
13 11 (26.83%) Twitter
13 11 (26.83%) Subversion
14 8 (19.51%) OOD

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 13 (31.71%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (26.83%) Subversion
3 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.88%) NUnit
4 2 (4.88%) QUnit
General
1 6 (14.63%) Aerospace
1 6 (14.63%) Automotive
1 6 (14.63%) Games
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) .NET
2 25 (60.98%) HTML
3 24 (58.54%) CSS
4 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
5 18 (43.90%) jQuery
6 15 (36.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 15 (36.59%) Ajax
6 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
7 14 (34.15%) NHibernate
7 14 (34.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (31.71%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
9 11 (26.83%) HTML5
9 11 (26.83%) CSS3
10 7 (17.07%) Web Services
11 6 (14.63%) J2EE
12 4 (9.76%) SOAP
12 4 (9.76%) XHTML
12 4 (9.76%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
2 6 (14.63%) Physics
3 3 (7.32%) DTV
4 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) MVC
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (19.51%) OOD
5 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 6 (14.63%) UML
6 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.76%) Kanban
7 4 (9.76%) OO
8 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.88%) Web Development
9 2 (4.88%) TDD
9 2 (4.88%) Logistics
10 1 (2.44%) System Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) C#
2 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) VB.NET
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 7 (17.07%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) Groovy
7 3 (7.32%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) C
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) PhD
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) Twitter
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) SAP
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