Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 405 328 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 30.47% 24.22% 27.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.91% 25.63% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 359 337 420
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,250 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1269 1280 1367
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 94.53% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1064 1159
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £26,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,125 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 232 (57.28%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (55.80%) C#
3 191 (47.16%) .NET
4 185 (45.68%) JavaScript
5 179 (44.20%) MVC
6 165 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 160 (39.51%) ASP.NET
8 140 (34.57%) AngularJS
9 132 (32.59%) SQL
10 125 (30.86%) HTML
11 113 (27.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 109 (26.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 107 (26.42%) Java
14 101 (24.94%) Scrum
15 94 (23.21%) CSS
16 67 (16.54%) TDD
17 66 (16.30%) Oracle
18 63 (15.56%) Spring
19 62 (15.31%) MySQL
20 61 (15.06%) Hibernate
20 61 (15.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 60 (14.81%) RESTful
22 59 (14.57%) KnockoutJS
23 54 (13.33%) Web Application Development
23 54 (13.33%) BDD
23 54 (13.33%) PHP
24 53 (13.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 50 (12.35%) jQuery
26 49 (12.10%) SOAP
27 48 (11.85%) Microsoft

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 26 (6.42%) JBoss
2 17 (4.20%) Apache
2 17 (4.20%) Confluence
3 16 (3.95%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.47%) WordPress
5 9 (2.22%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.48%) IIS
7 5 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.23%) CMS
7 5 (1.23%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.99%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.49%) SAS
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.25%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.25%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.25%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 38 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.49%) PaaS
4 2 (0.49%) Serverless
5 1 (0.25%) Force.com
5 1 (0.25%) GitHub
5 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) npm
5 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.42%) Internet
2 25 (6.17%) Hyperconnected
3 8 (1.98%) DHCP
3 8 (1.98%) DNS
4 4 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.74%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.74%) SMS
6 1 (0.25%) Firewall
6 1 (0.25%) HTTP
6 1 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 62 (15.31%) MySQL
3 36 (8.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 31 (7.65%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 27 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 21 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (4.20%) Relational Database
10 15 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (3.21%) InterSystems Cache
13 12 (2.96%) MongoDB
14 10 (2.47%) OLAP
15 9 (2.22%) DB2
16 6 (1.48%) MariaDB
16 6 (1.48%) Semantic Layer
17 5 (1.23%) Big Data
17 5 (1.23%) Neo4j
17 5 (1.23%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 35 (8.64%) Jenkins
2 24 (5.93%) Subversion
2 24 (5.93%) TeamCity
3 22 (5.43%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 17 (4.20%) JIRA
6 15 (3.70%) Maven
7 10 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.48%) JUnit
8 6 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.23%) jMock
9 5 (1.23%) Mockito
9 5 (1.23%) Xcode
10 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.25%) GitLab
11 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.25%) PostCSS
General
1 36 (8.89%) Retail
2 16 (3.95%) Advertising
3 12 (2.96%) Automotive
4 11 (2.72%) Games
5 9 (2.22%) Finance
5 9 (2.22%) Marketing
6 4 (0.99%) Electronics
7 3 (0.74%) Banking
7 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (47.16%) .NET
2 160 (39.51%) ASP.NET
3 140 (34.57%) AngularJS
4 125 (30.86%) HTML
5 113 (27.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 109 (26.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 94 (23.21%) CSS
8 63 (15.56%) Spring
9 61 (15.06%) Hibernate
9 61 (15.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 60 (14.81%) RESTful
11 59 (14.57%) KnockoutJS
12 53 (13.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 50 (12.35%) jQuery
14 49 (12.10%) SOAP
15 47 (11.60%) REST
16 41 (10.12%) Spring MVC
17 39 (9.63%) J2EE
18 28 (6.91%) JPA
19 25 (6.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.67%) Digital TV
2 19 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.96%) Algorithms
5 12 (2.96%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.96%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.22%) HoloLens
6 9 (2.22%) iPad
7 7 (1.73%) HTC Vive
7 7 (1.73%) NHS
7 7 (1.73%) Oculus Rift
8 6 (1.48%) User Experience
9 5 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (0.99%) iPhone
10 4 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.74%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.74%) EMV
12 2 (0.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.41%) Linux
2 17 (4.20%) Android
3 16 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.46%) Windows
5 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (57.28%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (44.20%) MVC
3 101 (24.94%) Scrum
4 67 (16.54%) TDD
5 54 (13.33%) BDD
5 54 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 48 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (11.36%) Mentoring
8 45 (11.11%) SDLC
8 45 (11.11%) Web Development
9 44 (10.86%) Kanban
10 32 (7.90%) Test Automation
11 28 (6.91%) Dependency Injection
12 27 (6.67%) OO
13 23 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (5.43%) ETL
15 21 (5.19%) Unit Testing
16 19 (4.69%) Project Management
17 18 (4.44%) Software Engineering
18 16 (3.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 226 (55.80%) C#
2 185 (45.68%) JavaScript
3 132 (32.59%) SQL
4 107 (26.42%) Java
5 54 (13.33%) PHP
6 31 (7.65%) T-SQL
7 29 (7.16%) Python
8 19 (4.69%) C
9 14 (3.46%) C++
10 13 (3.21%) Delphi
10 13 (3.21%) MUMPS
11 12 (2.96%) F#
12 8 (1.98%) Apple Swift
12 8 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.98%) MATLAB
12 8 (1.98%) Objective-C
12 8 (1.98%) Perl
13 7 (1.73%) R
14 4 (0.99%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.99%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (8.15%) Degree
1 33 (8.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.98%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.48%) OCP
3 6 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.74%) HND
4 3 (0.74%) MCSD
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.49%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (11.36%) Docker
2 8 (1.98%) Samba
2 8 (1.98%) Squid
3 3 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (11.36%) Puppet
2 31 (7.65%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (7.16%) Ansible
4 6 (1.48%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.48%) Terraform
5 2 (0.49%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.25%) Kibana
6 1 (0.25%) Nagios
6 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (16.30%) Oracle
2 48 (11.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.19%) IBM
4 13 (3.21%) Google
5 8 (1.98%) NetApp
6 7 (1.73%) Progress
7 6 (1.48%) Tableau
7 6 (1.48%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.23%) Cognos
8 5 (1.23%) Netezza
9 3 (0.74%) Twitter
10 2 (0.49%) BMC
10 2 (0.49%) Jitterbit
10 2 (0.49%) Remedy
10 2 (0.49%) Reuters
10 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.49%) VMware
11 1 (0.25%) Capita
11 1 (0.25%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.25%) Zend