Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 140 392 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.07% 29.95% 24.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.73% 31.36% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 114 327 308
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,638 £59,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +1.30%

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 890 1,250 1,208
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 95.49% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 740 996 985
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,375 £62,500 £63,250
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 81 (57.86%) JavaScript
2 72 (51.43%) SQL
2 72 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (47.14%) Spring
4 65 (46.43%) Java
5 61 (43.57%) HTML
6 60 (42.86%) MVC
7 59 (42.14%) CSS
8 57 (40.71%) C#
8 57 (40.71%) .NET
9 52 (37.14%) SQL Server
10 42 (30.00%) TDD
11 39 (27.86%) ASP.NET
12 36 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (23.57%) Microsoft
14 31 (22.14%) Hibernate
15 27 (19.29%) Scrum
15 27 (19.29%) AngularJS
15 27 (19.29%) Git (software)
16 24 (17.14%) Web Development
17 23 (16.43%) RESTful
17 23 (16.43%) Web Services
18 22 (15.71%) OO
18 22 (15.71%) BDD
18 22 (15.71%) ASP.NET Web API
18 22 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
19 21 (15.00%) Relational Database
20 20 (14.29%) Spring MVC
21 19 (13.57%) JBoss
22 18 (12.86%) SOAP

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 19 (13.57%) JBoss
2 15 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.14%) CMS
3 10 (7.14%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.14%) Confluence
5 2 (1.43%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.43%) Moodle
5 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.43%) WordPress
6 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Magento
1 2 (1.43%) NetSuite
1 2 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) GitHub
2 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.43%) SaaS
6 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) SSL
2 2 (1.43%) SSH
3 1 (0.71%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.86%) MySQL
5 10 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.57%) Big Data
7 5 (3.57%) Redis
8 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.14%) DB2
9 2 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.43%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.43%) QlikView
10 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.71%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.71%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (19.29%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.00%) JUnit
2 14 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.57%) Gitweb
3 12 (8.57%) Gradle
4 9 (6.43%) Maven
5 8 (5.71%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.00%) Subversion
7 6 (4.29%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.29%) Mercurial
8 5 (3.57%) Mockito
9 4 (2.86%) Selenium
10 3 (2.14%) Concordion
10 3 (2.14%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.14%) JBehave
10 3 (2.14%) JIRA
10 3 (2.14%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.14%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (12.86%) Retail
2 12 (8.57%) Automotive
3 4 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (47.14%) Spring
2 61 (43.57%) HTML
3 59 (42.14%) CSS
4 57 (40.71%) .NET
5 39 (27.86%) ASP.NET
6 36 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (22.14%) Hibernate
8 27 (19.29%) AngularJS
9 23 (16.43%) RESTful
9 23 (16.43%) Web Services
10 22 (15.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (14.29%) Spring MVC
12 18 (12.86%) SOAP
13 11 (7.86%) .NET Core
14 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
14 10 (7.14%) React
14 10 (7.14%) REST
15 9 (6.43%) HTML5
15 9 (6.43%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.57%) Public Cloud
2 5 (3.57%) User Experience
3 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.14%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.14%) Social Media
5 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.71%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.71%) EMV
6 1 (0.71%) Fintech
6 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.71%) Robotics
6 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.86%) Windows
2 8 (5.71%) Linux
3 5 (3.57%) Android
4 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (42.86%) MVC
3 42 (30.00%) TDD
4 27 (19.29%) Scrum
5 24 (17.14%) Web Development
6 22 (15.71%) BDD
6 22 (15.71%) OO
6 22 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (11.43%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (11.43%) SOA
8 15 (10.71%) OOD
9 14 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 13 (9.29%) AOP
10 13 (9.29%) Inversion of Control
11 12 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (8.57%) Web Design
12 10 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
13 9 (6.43%) Front End Development
13 9 (6.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 81 (57.86%) JavaScript
2 72 (51.43%) SQL
3 65 (46.43%) Java
4 57 (40.71%) C#
5 15 (10.71%) PHP
5 15 (10.71%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.00%) Java 8
7 6 (4.29%) Python
8 5 (3.57%) Ruby
9 4 (2.86%) C++
10 3 (2.14%) Groovy
10 3 (2.14%) Scala
10 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.43%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.43%) Perl
12 1 (0.71%) C
12 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (6.43%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Marathon
1 3 (2.14%) Puppet
2 2 (1.43%) cPanel
Vendors
1 33 (23.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) Oracle
3 5 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.14%) IBM
5 2 (1.43%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.71%) Borland
6 1 (0.71%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.71%) Progress
6 1 (0.71%) Tableau