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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 47 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.74% 1.47% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 1.54% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
561 519 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.23% 95.40% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 484 405 371
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,375 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 3 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 19 (73.08%) C#
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 6 (23.08%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (23.08%) Games
6 6 (23.08%) Aerospace
6 6 (23.08%) Automotive
6 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 6 (23.08%) Web Services
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) UML
6 6 (23.08%) PhD
6 6 (23.08%) OOD
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
6 6 (23.08%) Physics
6 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) J2EE
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Java

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
3 2 (7.69%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
General
1 6 (23.08%) Aerospace
1 6 (23.08%) Automotive
1 6 (23.08%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 6 (23.08%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (19.23%) J2EE
6 4 (15.38%) SOAP
6 4 (15.38%) XHTML
6 4 (15.38%) NHibernate
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
6 4 (15.38%) Grails
6 4 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (11.54%) CSS3
7 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (11.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 6 (23.08%) Physics
3 3 (11.54%) DTV
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) UML
2 6 (23.08%) OOD
2 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Kanban
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.85%) System Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) Groovy
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) PhD
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) Twitter
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago