The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 65 79 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 136 86 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.61% 3.18% 7.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 3.32% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 121 79 193
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3648 2587 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.87% 95.74% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 2070 2296
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 140 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (47.46%) SQL
3 120 (43.48%) .NET
4 119 (43.12%) C#
5 112 (40.58%) MVC
6 106 (38.41%) HTML
7 103 (37.32%) JavaScript
8 96 (34.78%) SQL Server
9 87 (31.52%) Java
10 86 (31.16%) CSS
11 84 (30.43%) ASP.NET
12 74 (26.81%) Scrum
13 71 (25.72%) XML
14 67 (24.28%) jQuery
15 58 (21.01%) Web Services
16 55 (19.93%) .NET Framework
17 54 (19.57%) Oracle
18 52 (18.84%) MySQL
18 52 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
19 50 (18.12%) TDD
20 48 (17.39%) OO
21 45 (16.30%) PHP
22 43 (15.58%) Linux
22 43 (15.58%) Finance
23 42 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
23 42 (15.22%) Microsoft
23 42 (15.22%) J2EE
24 36 (13.04%) T-SQL
25 34 (12.32%) Spring
26 33 (11.96%) Tomcat

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (11.96%) Tomcat
2 28 (10.14%) WebSphere
3 22 (7.97%) Apache
4 17 (6.16%) WebLogic Portal
4 17 (6.16%) WebLogic
5 16 (5.80%) IIS
5 16 (5.80%) CMS
6 7 (2.54%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.81%) Node.js
7 5 (1.81%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.81%) WordPress
8 4 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.09%) Drupal
10 2 (0.72%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.72%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 17 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.72%) MS Office
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Magento
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.36%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) SaaS
1 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.61%) HTTP
1 21 (7.61%) Internet
2 15 (5.43%) AMQP
3 1 (0.36%) CTI
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 52 (18.84%) MySQL
3 29 (10.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (9.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (9.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (9.06%) Oracle Database
7 23 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (6.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (6.52%) Relational Database
11 14 (5.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (3.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (3.99%) Big Data
14 7 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
15 6 (2.17%) BODI
16 4 (1.45%) NoSQL
16 4 (1.45%) Oracle OWB
16 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (11.59%) JUnit
2 26 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (7.97%) Visual Studio
4 17 (6.16%) Maven
5 14 (5.07%) Oracle APEX
5 14 (5.07%) Selenium
6 13 (4.71%) Subversion
7 10 (3.62%) JMeter
8 9 (3.26%) JBehave
9 8 (2.90%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.90%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.45%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.45%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.45%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.09%) NUnit
11 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.09%) MSTest
12 2 (0.72%) Hudson
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (15.58%) Finance
2 10 (3.62%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.90%) Marketing
4 4 (1.45%) Games
5 2 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (43.48%) .NET
2 106 (38.41%) HTML
3 86 (31.16%) CSS
4 84 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 71 (25.72%) XML
6 67 (24.28%) jQuery
7 58 (21.01%) Web Services
8 55 (19.93%) .NET Framework
9 52 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (15.22%) J2EE
11 34 (12.32%) Spring
12 30 (10.87%) WCF
13 28 (10.14%) Spring MVC
13 28 (10.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 28 (10.14%) REST
14 27 (9.78%) ActiveMQ
15 23 (8.33%) LAMP
15 23 (8.33%) JSON
16 21 (7.61%) WPF
17 20 (7.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.06%) Open Source
2 15 (5.43%) Clustering
2 15 (5.43%) Symmetrix
2 15 (5.43%) RIA
3 11 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.62%) N-Tier
5 9 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.81%) W3C
6 5 (1.81%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.09%) User Experience
7 3 (1.09%) New Media
8 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.72%) Replication
8 2 (0.72%) GIS
9 1 (0.36%) BBC
9 1 (0.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.36%) Statistics
9 1 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.58%) Linux
2 24 (8.70%) Windows
3 15 (5.43%) Solaris
4 9 (3.26%) UNIX
5 7 (2.54%) Android
6 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (40.58%) MVC
3 74 (26.81%) Scrum
4 50 (18.12%) TDD
5 48 (17.39%) OO
6 42 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (11.96%) E-Commerce
8 32 (11.59%) Mentoring
9 27 (9.78%) OOP
10 24 (8.70%) UML
11 23 (8.33%) Project Management
11 23 (8.33%) BDD
12 22 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (7.97%) Technical Architecture
13 21 (7.61%) ETL
13 21 (7.61%) Unit Testing
14 19 (6.88%) Content Management
15 17 (6.16%) Software Engineering
16 15 (5.43%) Network Load Balancing
16 15 (5.43%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 131 (47.46%) SQL
2 119 (43.12%) C#
3 103 (37.32%) JavaScript
4 87 (31.52%) Java
5 45 (16.30%) PHP
6 36 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 32 (11.59%) VB.NET
8 19 (6.88%) PL/SQL
9 18 (6.52%) VB
10 16 (5.80%) Ruby
11 15 (5.43%) Perl
12 11 (3.99%) C++
13 8 (2.90%) Python
14 5 (1.81%) VB6
15 3 (1.09%) PHP5
16 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.36%) Delphi
17 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
17 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (10.14%) Degree
2 11 (3.99%) OCP
2 11 (3.99%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.09%) MCSD
5 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.36%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (19.57%) Oracle
2 42 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.43%) Cisco
3 15 (5.43%) EMC
3 15 (5.43%) JBoss
3 15 (5.43%) F5
4 13 (4.71%) Zend
5 11 (3.99%) Business Objects
6 6 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.45%) Adobe
8 3 (1.09%) IBM
8 3 (1.09%) Informatica
9 2 (0.72%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.72%) hybris
9 2 (0.72%) BEA
9 2 (0.72%) ATG
9 2 (0.72%) HP
10 1 (0.36%) SAP
10 1 (0.36%) Progress
10 1 (0.36%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kent County Council
Salary: £36,808 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago