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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 46 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 23 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.88% 3.19% 7.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% 3.30% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 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 £36,300 £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
578 485 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.47% 96.61% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 508 382 420
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 £59,000 £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 22 October 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 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 31 (77.50%) C#
1 31 (77.50%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 24 (60.00%) HTML
4 23 (57.50%) CSS
5 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET
6 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (42.50%) jQuery
7 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (40.00%) MVC
9 14 (35.00%) SQL
9 14 (35.00%) VB.NET
9 14 (35.00%) Ajax
9 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
9 14 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (32.50%) NHibernate
10 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
11 12 (30.00%) IIS
11 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
11 12 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (27.50%) CSS3
12 11 (27.50%) HTML5
12 11 (27.50%) Twitter
12 11 (27.50%) Subversion
13 8 (20.00%) OOD

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 12 (30.00%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) Sitefinity
3 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (27.50%) Subversion
3 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.00%) NUnit
4 2 (5.00%) QUnit
General
1 6 (15.00%) Games
1 6 (15.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (15.00%) Automotive
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
3 23 (57.50%) CSS
4 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET
5 17 (42.50%) jQuery
6 14 (35.00%) Ajax
6 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
6 14 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (32.50%) NHibernate
8 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 12 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (27.50%) CSS3
9 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
11 6 (15.00%) J2EE
12 4 (10.00%) Grails
12 4 (10.00%) RESTful
12 4 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (15.00%) Physics
3 3 (7.50%) DTV
4 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 12 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (20.00%) OOD
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
5 6 (15.00%) UML
5 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.00%) Kanban
6 4 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.00%) Logistics
8 2 (5.00%) TDD
8 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.50%) Validation
9 1 (2.50%) Change Control
9 1 (2.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (17.50%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) Groovy
6 3 (7.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) PhD
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Twitter
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) SAP
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