Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 207 447 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 18.80% 32.46% 25.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.57% 33.74% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 177 436 384
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,000 £60,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1,058 1,325 1,395
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.22% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1,109 1,181
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.33% -0.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,900 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Coventry

Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Coventry.

Salary trend for Developer in Coventry

Developer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Coventry over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Coventry

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 154 (74.40%) JavaScript
2 115 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (49.28%) C#
3 102 (49.28%) HTML
4 94 (45.41%) CSS
5 88 (42.51%) .NET
6 79 (38.16%) MVC
7 76 (36.71%) Java
8 69 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 63 (30.43%) ASP.NET
9 63 (30.43%) AngularJS
10 61 (29.47%) Spring
11 56 (27.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 54 (26.09%) SQL
13 49 (23.67%) Git (software)
14 47 (22.71%) Scrum
15 40 (19.32%) ASP.NET Web API
16 39 (18.84%) TDD
16 39 (18.84%) Web Development
17 36 (17.39%) BDD
18 35 (16.91%) Hibernate
19 34 (16.43%) HTML5
20 33 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (15.46%) React
22 31 (14.98%) OO
23 28 (13.53%) PHP
24 26 (12.56%) Enterprise Software
25 25 (12.08%) CSS3
25 25 (12.08%) Retail
26 24 (11.59%) Java 8

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.70%) CMS
2 16 (7.73%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.80%) Umbraco
4 10 (4.83%) JBoss
5 8 (3.86%) WordPress
6 6 (2.90%) Confluence
7 4 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.45%) Apache
8 3 (1.45%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.97%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.97%) Moodle
9 2 (0.97%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.48%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (3.86%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.45%) Magento
2 2 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.97%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.31%) GitHub
3 8 (3.86%) PaaS
4 7 (3.38%) SaaS
5 6 (2.90%) IaaS
6 5 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.48%) npm
8 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.45%) DNS
2 2 (0.97%) Broadband
2 2 (0.97%) Skype
3 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.48%) DHCP
3 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 16 (7.73%) MySQL
3 16 (7.73%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.83%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (4.35%) RavenDB
7 8 (3.86%) Spatial Data
8 7 (3.38%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.97%) Big Data
9 2 (0.97%) Event Store
9 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.48%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.48%) DB2
10 1 (0.48%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.48%) Redis
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 49 (23.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 17 (8.21%) JUnit
4 9 (4.35%) JBehave
4 9 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (3.86%) Android Studio
5 8 (3.86%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.86%) Subversion
6 7 (3.38%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.38%) Maven
7 6 (2.90%) JIRA
8 5 (2.42%) git-flow
8 5 (2.42%) Gitweb
8 5 (2.42%) Gradle
9 4 (1.93%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.97%) Selenium
10 2 (0.97%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (12.08%) Retail
2 13 (6.28%) Automotive
3 10 (4.83%) Advertising
4 5 (2.42%) Finance
5 4 (1.93%) German Language
6 3 (1.45%) Marketing
7 2 (0.97%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (49.28%) HTML
2 94 (45.41%) CSS
3 88 (42.51%) .NET
4 63 (30.43%) AngularJS
4 63 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 61 (29.47%) Spring
6 56 (27.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (19.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (16.91%) Hibernate
9 34 (16.43%) HTML5
10 32 (15.46%) React
11 25 (12.08%) CSS3
12 23 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
13 21 (10.14%) .NET Framework
14 20 (9.66%) .NET Core
15 17 (8.21%) Node.js
15 17 (8.21%) Spring Boot
16 16 (7.73%) Spring MVC
17 14 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 13 (6.28%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.56%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.28%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.35%) Smart Meter
5 8 (3.86%) 3D Graphics
6 7 (3.38%) Social Media
7 5 (2.42%) User Experience
8 4 (1.93%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.97%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.48%) EMV
11 1 (0.48%) Fintech
11 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.48%) NHS
11 1 (0.48%) Robotics
11 1 (0.48%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.11%) Linux
2 11 (5.31%) Android
3 10 (4.83%) Windows
4 6 (2.90%) Unix
5 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (38.16%) MVC
3 47 (22.71%) Scrum
4 39 (18.84%) TDD
4 39 (18.84%) Web Development
5 36 (17.39%) BDD
6 33 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (14.98%) OO
8 24 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (10.63%) Front End Development
10 19 (9.18%) Pair Programming
11 18 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (8.21%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (7.25%) Continuous Deployment
13 15 (7.25%) SDLC
13 15 (7.25%) Software Engineering
13 15 (7.25%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.80%) Mathematics
15 11 (5.31%) Configuration Management
15 11 (5.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 154 (74.40%) JavaScript
2 102 (49.28%) C#
3 76 (36.71%) Java
4 54 (26.09%) SQL
5 28 (13.53%) PHP
6 24 (11.59%) Java 8
7 15 (7.25%) C++
8 11 (5.31%) Groovy
8 11 (5.31%) TypeScript
9 10 (4.83%) Ruby
9 10 (4.83%) Scala
9 10 (4.83%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.86%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.86%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.45%) Python
12 2 (0.97%) Perl
12 2 (0.97%) RPG
12 2 (0.97%) VB
13 1 (0.48%) C
13 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (5.31%) Degree
2 6 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Samba
2 1 (0.48%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (5.31%) Puppet
2 9 (4.35%) Marathon
3 2 (0.97%) Ansible
3 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.21%) Oracle
3 11 (5.31%) Xamarin
4 8 (3.86%) Facebook
5 7 (3.38%) Google
6 3 (1.45%) Adobe
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.48%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.48%) Borland
7 1 (0.48%) IBM
7 1 (0.48%) NetApp
7 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.48%) Twitter
7 1 (0.48%) UiPath