The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 32 62 55
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 31 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.59% 2.81% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 2.89% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 17
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +16.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £22,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 539 761 686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 97.12% 97.07% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 466 609 577
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Coventry

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Coventry

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Coventry over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Coventry

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 34 (77.27%) C#
2 28 (63.64%) .NET
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 25 (56.82%) MVC
5 23 (52.27%) AngularJS
6 20 (45.45%) CSS
7 19 (43.18%) HTML
8 16 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
9 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (29.55%) Entity Framework
11 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
12 12 (27.27%) jQuery
12 12 (27.27%) IIS
12 12 (27.27%) Python
13 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 11 (25.00%) Retail
13 11 (25.00%) Subversion
13 11 (25.00%) NHibernate
13 11 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (22.73%) Node.js
14 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (15.91%) Scrum
16 7 (15.91%) C++
16 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
16 7 (15.91%) HTML5
16 7 (15.91%) CSS3
16 7 (15.91%) DevOps

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) DHCP
1 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (25.00%) Subversion
3 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.36%) GoCD
4 5 (11.36%) Hudson
4 5 (11.36%) MSBuild
4 5 (11.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (11.36%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) .NET
2 23 (52.27%) AngularJS
3 20 (45.45%) CSS
4 19 (43.18%) HTML
5 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
6 13 (29.55%) Entity Framework
7 12 (27.27%) jQuery
8 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 11 (25.00%) NHibernate
9 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (22.73%) Node.js
10 7 (15.91%) CSS3
10 7 (15.91%) HTML5
11 5 (11.36%) Angular 2
11 5 (11.36%) J2EE
11 5 (11.36%) React
11 5 (11.36%) Web Services
12 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) MVC
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.91%) DevOps
5 7 (15.91%) Scrum
5 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) SOA
6 6 (13.64%) Web Design
7 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) Low Latency
7 5 (11.36%) Microservices
8 4 (9.09%) TDD
9 3 (6.82%) Mobile Development
9 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Device Driver Development
10 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
10 2 (4.55%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) C#
2 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) Python
4 7 (15.91%) C++
5 6 (13.64%) Delphi
5 6 (13.64%) Java
5 6 (13.64%) MUMPS
6 5 (11.36%) Go
6 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.82%) F#
8 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.55%) XAML
9 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) PhD
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) Samba
2 2 (4.55%) Squid
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Ansible
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
1 5 (11.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Google
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, United Kingdom
University of Warwick
Salary: £39,324-£46,925 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago