Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 49 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 50 57 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.56% 4.12% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 4.29% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 69
Coventry median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £41,438 £37,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -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 1,051 1,330 1,370
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.03% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 905 1,108 1,171
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 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 40 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (70.00%) Java
2 35 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 30 (60.00%) Spring
4 27 (54.00%) HTML
4 27 (54.00%) CSS
5 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (40.00%) Java 8
7 19 (38.00%) Spring Boot
8 16 (32.00%) BDD
8 16 (32.00%) Scrum
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
10 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
10 14 (28.00%) TDD
10 14 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (24.00%) SDLC
11 12 (24.00%) C#
11 12 (24.00%) .NET
12 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (18.00%) MVC
13 9 (18.00%) Retail
14 8 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
14 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
15 7 (14.00%) React
15 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (14.00%) Event Store

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 7 (14.00%) NServiceBus
2 5 (10.00%) JBoss
3 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) GitHub
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DHCP
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.00%) Event Store
3 7 (14.00%) RavenDB
4 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (14.00%) Mercurial
3 7 (14.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.00%) git-flow
5 5 (10.00%) JBehave
5 5 (10.00%) JUnit
6 3 (6.00%) Gitweb
6 3 (6.00%) Gradle
7 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (18.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Automotive
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) Spring
2 27 (54.00%) CSS
2 27 (54.00%) HTML
3 19 (38.00%) Spring Boot
4 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (24.00%) .NET
6 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (14.00%) Apache Cordova
8 7 (14.00%) React
9 6 (12.00%) Java EE
9 6 (12.00%) Spring MVC
10 5 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (10.00%) HornetQ
10 5 (10.00%) JavaBeans
10 5 (10.00%) JMS
10 5 (10.00%) JPA
10 5 (10.00%) Node.js
10 5 (10.00%) RESTful
10 5 (10.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.00%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (4.00%) VLE
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) BDD
2 16 (32.00%) Scrum
3 14 (28.00%) TDD
4 12 (24.00%) SDLC
5 9 (18.00%) MVC
6 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.00%) OO
9 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (10.00%) Microservices
10 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (6.00%) AOP
11 3 (6.00%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (6.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (70.00%) Java
3 20 (40.00%) Java 8
4 15 (30.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) C#
6 6 (12.00%) Scala
7 5 (10.00%) Groovy
7 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
9 2 (4.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.00%) Perl
10 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.00%) Python
10 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Samba
2 1 (2.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Marathon
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Xamarin
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp