Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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

Senior Developer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 61 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 -30 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 45 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.03% 3.35% 6.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 3.51% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 79
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £60,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 941 1,282 1,276
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.15% 95.53% 94.24%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1,033 1,069
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,150 £25,000 £24,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,900 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Coventry

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Coventry

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Coventry over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (80.00%) Java
3 23 (76.67%) Spring
4 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
5 21 (70.00%) CSS
5 21 (70.00%) HTML
6 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (60.00%) Hibernate
8 13 (43.33%) Scrum
8 13 (43.33%) SQL
8 13 (43.33%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (43.33%) BDD
8 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
9 10 (33.33%) Java 8
9 10 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (33.33%) OO
10 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
10 9 (30.00%) OOD
10 9 (30.00%) TypeScript
11 8 (26.67%) Gitweb
11 8 (26.67%) Gradle
11 8 (26.67%) GitHub
11 8 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (26.67%) Web Design
11 8 (26.67%) AOP
12 7 (23.33%) Spring Boot
13 6 (20.00%) Microservices
13 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
13 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Senior 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 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Gitweb
2 8 (26.67%) Gradle
3 6 (20.00%) JUnit
4 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.67%) JBehave
5 2 (6.67%) git-flow
6 1 (3.33%) StarTeam
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) Spring
2 21 (70.00%) CSS
2 21 (70.00%) HTML
3 18 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (23.33%) Spring Boot
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) HornetQ
5 5 (16.67%) JMS
5 5 (16.67%) Kafka
5 5 (16.67%) Node.js
5 5 (16.67%) RESTful
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.00%) React
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.67%) JavaBeans
7 2 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) BDD
2 13 (43.33%) Dependency Injection
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (30.00%) OOD
5 8 (26.67%) AOP
5 8 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (26.67%) Web Design
6 6 (20.00%) Microservices
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) MVC
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (80.00%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) Java 8
5 9 (30.00%) TypeScript
6 5 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (16.67%) Groovy
6 5 (16.67%) Ruby
6 5 (16.67%) Scala
6 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Marathon
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Borland
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft