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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 56 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.43% 1.17% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 1.24% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 18
Average salary £34,250 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
677 483 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.49% 93.79% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 572 395 567
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 27 March 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 41 (85.42%) C#
2 40 (83.33%) .NET
3 39 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 38 (79.17%) CSS
5 33 (68.75%) ASP.NET
6 32 (66.67%) HTML
7 30 (62.50%) SQL
7 30 (62.50%) Ajax
8 29 (60.42%) jQuery
9 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
10 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
11 25 (52.08%) MVC
12 22 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 19 (39.58%) Twitter
14 19 (39.58%) VB.NET
15 18 (37.50%) HTML5
15 18 (37.50%) CSS3
15 18 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
15 18 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
15 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
16 17 (35.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
16 17 (35.42%) NHibernate
16 17 (35.42%) IIS
17 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
18 15 (31.25%) Project Management
18 15 (31.25%) Subversion
18 15 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
19 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 17 (35.42%) IIS
2 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.17%) Drupal
6 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Fireworks
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) SaaS
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) LAN
2 3 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 4 (8.33%) SQLite
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Subversion
1 15 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.42%) Maven
3 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.25%) NUnit
4 3 (6.25%) QUnit
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 2 (4.17%) Electronics
1 2 (4.17%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (83.33%) .NET
2 38 (79.17%) CSS
3 33 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 32 (66.67%) HTML
5 30 (62.50%) Ajax
6 29 (60.42%) jQuery
7 22 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
9 18 (37.50%) HTML5
9 18 (37.50%) CSS3
10 17 (35.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 17 (35.42%) NHibernate
10 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
11 10 (20.83%) XML
12 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (12.50%) J2EE
14 5 (10.42%) Web Services
14 5 (10.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) UNIX
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) MVC
2 18 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (31.25%) Project Management
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
6 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.58%) OOP
7 7 (14.58%) OO
8 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
9 4 (8.33%) Migration
9 4 (8.33%) OO PHP
9 4 (8.33%) Multithreading
9 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.25%) OOD
11 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
11 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.17%) SEO
11 2 (4.17%) Web Development
11 2 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) C#
2 39 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 30 (62.50%) SQL
4 19 (39.58%) VB.NET
5 9 (18.75%) Java
6 8 (16.67%) PHP
7 7 (14.58%) PL/SQL
8 4 (8.33%) C++
8 4 (8.33%) VC++
9 3 (6.25%) PHP5
9 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.17%) VB
10 2 (4.17%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (4.17%) VB6
10 2 (4.17%) ActionScript
11 1 (2.08%) Python
11 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.08%) Ruby
11 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) Twitter
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Adobe
4 2 (4.17%) Macromedia
4 2 (4.17%) Apple
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