Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 277 418 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 23.04% 30.56% 28.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.26% 31.88% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 247 418 415
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £29,850 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £54,800
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 1,142 1,311 1,374
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 95.83% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1,101 1,175
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,125 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 187 (67.51%) JavaScript
2 149 (53.79%) C#
3 148 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (45.49%) .NET
5 117 (42.24%) HTML
6 107 (38.63%) CSS
7 106 (38.27%) MVC
8 101 (36.46%) SQL Server
9 99 (35.74%) AngularJS
10 91 (32.85%) ASP.NET
11 82 (29.60%) Java
12 80 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 77 (27.80%) SQL
14 65 (23.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 64 (23.10%) Git (software)
16 63 (22.74%) TDD
17 60 (21.66%) Spring
18 58 (20.94%) Scrum
19 56 (20.22%) BDD
20 54 (19.49%) Web Development
21 48 (17.33%) React
22 44 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
22 44 (15.88%) KnockoutJS
23 37 (13.36%) Microsoft
24 36 (13.00%) Hibernate
25 33 (11.91%) Visual Studio
25 33 (11.91%) HTML5
26 32 (11.55%) Java 8
27 31 (11.19%) .NET Core
27 31 (11.19%) Linux

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 16 (5.78%) CMS
2 15 (5.42%) JBoss
3 10 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.25%) WordPress
5 8 (2.89%) Apache
5 8 (2.89%) Moodle
5 8 (2.89%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.53%) NServiceBus
6 7 (2.53%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.17%) Confluence
7 6 (2.17%) WildFly
8 5 (1.81%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.72%) Magento
2 2 (0.72%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.14%) PaaS
3 12 (4.33%) IaaS
4 8 (2.89%) SaaS
5 7 (2.53%) Office 365
6 6 (2.17%) GitHub
7 5 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.36%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.36%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.36%) npm
9 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.44%) Broadband
1 4 (1.44%) DNS
2 2 (0.72%) DHCP
2 2 (0.72%) Skype
3 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (36.46%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.83%) NoSQL
3 24 (8.66%) MySQL
4 21 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (7.22%) Relational Database
6 19 (6.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (6.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 14 (5.05%) RavenDB
9 13 (4.69%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.89%) Spatial Data
11 7 (2.53%) Cosmos DB
11 7 (2.53%) Data Lake
11 7 (2.53%) Event Store
12 6 (2.17%) Big Data
12 6 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.81%) Hadoop
14 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 64 (23.10%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.91%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.86%) JBehave
4 18 (6.50%) JUnit
5 17 (6.14%) Visual Studio Team System
6 11 (3.97%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.25%) Mercurial
8 8 (2.89%) Android Studio
8 8 (2.89%) Subversion
9 7 (2.53%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.53%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.17%) git-flow
10 6 (2.17%) JIRA
11 5 (1.81%) Mockito
12 4 (1.44%) Maven
13 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
15 1 (0.36%) Grunt
General
1 26 (9.39%) Retail
2 14 (5.05%) Automotive
3 12 (4.33%) Advertising
4 5 (1.81%) Finance
5 4 (1.44%) German Language
5 4 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.72%) Back Office
6 2 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (45.49%) .NET
2 117 (42.24%) HTML
3 107 (38.63%) CSS
4 99 (35.74%) AngularJS
5 91 (32.85%) ASP.NET
6 80 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (23.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 60 (21.66%) Spring
9 48 (17.33%) React
10 44 (15.88%) KnockoutJS
11 36 (13.00%) Hibernate
12 33 (11.91%) HTML5
13 31 (11.19%) .NET Core
13 31 (11.19%) .NET Framework
14 30 (10.83%) RESTful
15 26 (9.39%) Spring Boot
16 24 (8.66%) CSS3
16 24 (8.66%) Node.js
17 20 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (6.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.75%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (8.66%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.05%) Smart Meter
5 13 (4.69%) Video\Live Streaming
5 13 (4.69%) VLE
6 11 (3.97%) User Experience
7 10 (3.61%) Digital TV
8 9 (3.25%) 3D Graphics
9 8 (2.89%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.89%) Social Media
10 7 (2.53%) Graphic Design
11 5 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.44%) Augmented Reality
13 3 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.72%) Fintech
15 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
15 1 (0.36%) iPad
15 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.19%) Linux
2 16 (5.78%) Android
3 10 (3.61%) Windows
4 7 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (38.27%) MVC
3 63 (22.74%) TDD
4 58 (20.94%) Scrum
5 56 (20.22%) BDD
6 54 (19.49%) Web Development
7 44 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (10.11%) Unit Testing
9 26 (9.39%) Software Engineering
10 25 (9.03%) OO
11 23 (8.30%) Front End Development
11 23 (8.30%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (7.58%) Pair Programming
12 21 (7.58%) SDLC
13 19 (6.86%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (6.50%) Analytics
14 18 (6.50%) Continuous Deployment
14 18 (6.50%) Dependency Injection
15 17 (6.14%) Web Application Development
16 16 (5.78%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 187 (67.51%) JavaScript
2 149 (53.79%) C#
3 82 (29.60%) Java
4 77 (27.80%) SQL
5 32 (11.55%) Java 8
6 26 (9.39%) PHP
7 19 (6.86%) C++
8 17 (6.14%) T-SQL
9 16 (5.78%) Groovy
9 16 (5.78%) Shell Script
10 15 (5.42%) Ruby
10 15 (5.42%) Scala
11 14 (5.05%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.17%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.08%) Perl
13 3 (1.08%) Python
14 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.72%) RPG
14 2 (0.72%) VB
15 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (6.50%) Degree
2 12 (4.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.36%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (7.58%) Docker
2 7 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.72%) Samba
3 2 (0.72%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (6.14%) Marathon
2 16 (5.78%) Puppet
3 2 (0.72%) Ansible
3 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.03%) Oracle
3 15 (5.42%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.25%) Google
5 8 (2.89%) Facebook
6 3 (1.08%) Adobe
6 3 (1.08%) Capita
7 2 (0.72%) NetApp
8 1 (0.36%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.36%) Twitter
8 1 (0.36%) UiPath