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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 56 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 19 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.48% 3.66% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 3.78% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 4
Average salary £33,500 £38,375 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.70% -6.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
738 635 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.22% 96.80% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 624 536 397
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 50 (90.91%) .NET
2 45 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 43 (78.18%) C#
4 39 (70.91%) SQL
5 38 (69.09%) CSS
6 36 (65.45%) HTML
7 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
8 29 (52.73%) MVC
9 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
9 23 (41.82%) HTML5
10 21 (38.18%) CSS3
10 21 (38.18%) VB.NET
10 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
10 21 (38.18%) jQuery
10 21 (38.18%) Ajax
10 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (32.73%) .NET Framework
11 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
12 16 (29.09%) WCF
12 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
13 15 (27.27%) Entity Framework
14 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (23.64%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (23.64%) Oracle
14 13 (23.64%) IIS
15 12 (21.82%) PL/SQL
15 12 (21.82%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (21.82%) Degree
15 12 (21.82%) NHibernate
15 12 (21.82%) Subversion

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (23.64%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Subversion
1 12 (21.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.45%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.64%) Moq
4 2 (3.64%) NUnit
4 2 (3.64%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.82%) Concordion
5 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.82%) RSpec
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) WATIR
5 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) .NET
2 38 (69.09%) CSS
3 36 (65.45%) HTML
4 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 23 (41.82%) HTML5
6 21 (38.18%) Ajax
6 21 (38.18%) CSS3
6 21 (38.18%) jQuery
7 18 (32.73%) .NET Framework
8 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
8 16 (29.09%) WCF
9 15 (27.27%) Entity Framework
10 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (23.64%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (21.82%) NHibernate
11 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (20.00%) Web Services
13 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (10.91%) JSON
15 4 (7.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) Smartcard
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Kindle
3 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Android
1 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) MVC
2 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.82%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (21.82%) SDLC
4 9 (16.36%) OOP
5 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
5 8 (14.55%) Scrum
5 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Front End Development
7 5 (9.09%) CRM
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.27%) SOLID
8 4 (7.27%) Web Development
9 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.64%) Android Development
10 2 (3.64%) iOS Development
10 2 (3.64%) OO
10 2 (3.64%) TDD
11 1 (1.82%) DevOps
11 1 (1.82%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 43 (78.18%) C#
3 39 (70.91%) SQL
4 21 (38.18%) VB.NET
5 12 (21.82%) PL/SQL
6 8 (14.55%) Java
6 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
7 6 (10.91%) PHP
8 3 (5.45%) C++
9 2 (3.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.82%) Delphi
10 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.82%) Python
10 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) OCMJD
2 2 (3.64%) OCPJP
2 2 (3.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 12 (21.82%) Twitter
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) Sun
5 1 (1.82%) Kony
5 1 (1.82%) Red Gate
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