The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 57 57 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.73% 2.58% 6.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 2.73% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
512 623 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.43% 94.68% 92.87%
Number of salaries quoted 433 562 338
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
West Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (88.24%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
6 6 (35.29%) Android
6 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
7 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
7 5 (29.41%) WPF
8 4 (23.53%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) WCF
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
9 3 (17.65%) BlackBerry OS
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (17.65%) PKI
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Phone
9 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
9 3 (17.65%) Information Security
9 3 (17.65%) XAML
9 3 (17.65%) Smartcard
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) C++

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) WPF
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) WCF
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
3 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (17.65%) Smartcard
4 3 (17.65%) PKI
5 2 (11.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Android
2 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (17.65%) BlackBerry OS
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Phone
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) SEO
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) XAML
3 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits - strong.
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