Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 30 48
Rank change year-on-year -26 +18 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 43 102 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.26% 7.18% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 7.61% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 85 65
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

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 1263 1340 1381
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 94.37% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1132 1144
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 15 (34.88%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) C#
3 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 12 (27.91%) CSS
5 11 (25.58%) Linux
5 11 (25.58%) MVC
6 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
6 10 (23.26%) Python
7 9 (20.93%) Spring
8 8 (18.60%) Squid
8 8 (18.60%) Mathematics
8 8 (18.60%) Apache
8 8 (18.60%) Perl
8 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 8 (18.60%) Oracle
8 8 (18.60%) Samba
8 8 (18.60%) DHCP
8 8 (18.60%) DNS
8 8 (18.60%) NetApp
8 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
8 8 (18.60%) Docker
9 7 (16.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (16.28%) Unreal Engine
9 7 (16.28%) Oculus Rift
9 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
9 7 (16.28%) Puppet
9 7 (16.28%) HoloLens

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 8 (18.60%) Apache
2 5 (11.63%) Confluence
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) OpenEdge
5 1 (2.33%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Force.com
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) DHCP
1 8 (18.60%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
1 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) DB2
5 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.65%) OLAP
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Subversion
2 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.30%) Maven
4 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) jMock
5 1 (2.33%) JUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Mockito
5 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 7 (16.28%) Automotive
1 7 (16.28%) Games
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
4 9 (20.93%) Spring
5 8 (18.60%) .NET
6 7 (16.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 7 (16.28%) Unreal Engine
7 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.95%) SOAP
8 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.63%) J2EE
8 5 (11.63%) REST
9 4 (9.30%) Spring MVC
10 3 (6.98%) JPA
10 3 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (6.98%) WCF
11 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
11 2 (4.65%) MSMQ
11 2 (4.65%) RESTful
11 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Client/Server
1 7 (16.28%) HoloLens
1 7 (16.28%) HTC Vive
1 7 (16.28%) NHS
1 7 (16.28%) Oculus Rift
2 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Android
2 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) MVC
3 8 (18.60%) Mathematics
4 7 (16.28%) Physics
4 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 4 (9.30%) Logistics
7 4 (9.30%) OO
7 4 (9.30%) SOA
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) ETL
8 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.65%) Health Informatics
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 15 (34.88%) C#
2 15 (34.88%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) Python
5 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
5 8 (18.60%) Perl
6 5 (11.63%) PHP
7 4 (9.30%) C++
7 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.98%) C
9 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.33%) F#
9 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MCSD
2 2 (4.65%) MCTS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) OCP
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Docker
1 8 (18.60%) Samba
1 8 (18.60%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Puppet
2 6 (13.95%) Ansible
3 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.65%) Terraform
5 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) NetApp
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Reuters
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Xamarin