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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 45 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 179 143 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.90% 4.21% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 4.37% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 158 114 150
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
3576 3269 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.81% 96.29% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2557 2293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 237 (60.61%) .NET
2 230 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 217 (55.50%) SQL
4 209 (53.45%) C#
5 194 (49.62%) SQL Server
6 193 (49.36%) ASP.NET
7 161 (41.18%) MVC
8 150 (38.36%) HTML
9 142 (36.32%) JavaScript
10 126 (32.23%) CSS
11 109 (27.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 108 (27.62%) Scrum
13 99 (25.32%) T-SQL
14 94 (24.04%) .NET Framework
15 88 (22.51%) TDD
16 87 (22.25%) VB.NET
17 84 (21.48%) Microsoft
18 78 (19.95%) jQuery
19 77 (19.69%) Finance
20 76 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 73 (18.67%) Java
22 71 (18.16%) OO
23 70 (17.90%) XML
24 69 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 63 (16.11%) Oracle
26 60 (15.35%) WCF
27 56 (14.32%) WPF
28 54 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
29 53 (13.55%) MySQL
30 52 (13.30%) OOP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 26 (6.65%) Tomcat
2 23 (5.88%) Apache
3 22 (5.63%) CMS
4 18 (4.60%) IIS
5 11 (2.81%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.05%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.79%) WordPress
8 6 (1.53%) Drupal
9 5 (1.28%) JBoss
10 4 (1.02%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.77%) Node.js
11 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.51%) ATG Dynamo
12 2 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.26%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 46 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 37 (9.46%) Photoshop
3 15 (3.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.51%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.51%) MS Office
5 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Force.com
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.79%) HTTP
2 3 (0.77%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (49.62%) SQL Server
2 76 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (13.55%) MySQL
4 45 (11.51%) Relational Database
5 28 (7.16%) Oracle Database
6 23 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (3.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.79%) Big Data
13 6 (1.53%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.53%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.53%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 43 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (7.93%) Subversion
4 17 (4.35%) Selenium
5 15 (3.84%) ReSharper
6 14 (3.58%) NUnit
6 14 (3.58%) MSTest
7 10 (2.56%) SpecFlow
7 10 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (2.56%) JUnit
8 8 (2.05%) Maven
8 8 (2.05%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (1.28%) Ant
10 5 (1.28%) JMeter
10 5 (1.28%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.28%) Grunt
10 5 (1.28%) Moq
11 3 (0.77%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.77%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 77 (19.69%) Finance
2 15 (3.84%) Retail
3 5 (1.28%) Games
3 5 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.02%) Publishing
4 4 (1.02%) Marketing
5 1 (0.26%) Banking
5 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (60.61%) .NET
2 193 (49.36%) ASP.NET
3 150 (38.36%) HTML
4 126 (32.23%) CSS
5 109 (27.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 94 (24.04%) .NET Framework
7 78 (19.95%) jQuery
8 70 (17.90%) XML
9 69 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 60 (15.35%) WCF
11 56 (14.32%) WPF
12 45 (11.51%) Web Services
13 33 (8.44%) Silverlight
14 27 (6.91%) NHibernate
15 25 (6.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 24 (6.14%) Ajax
16 24 (6.14%) WinForms
16 24 (6.14%) J2EE
17 23 (5.88%) HTML5
18 21 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (4.86%) Data Integration
3 14 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.58%) Open Source
4 11 (2.81%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (2.30%) User Experience
5 9 (2.30%) NHS
6 4 (1.02%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.77%) iPhone
7 3 (0.77%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.77%) RIA
8 2 (0.51%) Telematics
8 2 (0.51%) W3C
8 2 (0.51%) GIS
8 2 (0.51%) Replication
8 2 (0.51%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (0.51%) New Media
9 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.49%) Linux
2 29 (7.42%) Windows
3 14 (3.58%) Android
4 8 (2.05%) UNIX
5 6 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (41.18%) MVC
3 108 (27.62%) Scrum
4 88 (22.51%) TDD
5 71 (18.16%) OO
6 54 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
7 52 (13.30%) OOP
7 52 (13.30%) E-Commerce
8 40 (10.23%) Unit Testing
9 32 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (7.67%) Mentoring
11 26 (6.65%) Migration
12 25 (6.39%) ETL
12 25 (6.39%) Analytics
12 25 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (5.37%) Software Engineering
14 20 (5.12%) Automated Testing
15 15 (3.84%) OO PHP
16 14 (3.58%) Inmon Methodology
16 14 (3.58%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 217 (55.50%) SQL
2 209 (53.45%) C#
3 142 (36.32%) JavaScript
4 99 (25.32%) T-SQL
5 87 (22.25%) VB.NET
6 73 (18.67%) Java
7 37 (9.46%) PHP
8 20 (5.12%) XAML
9 17 (4.35%) VB
10 10 (2.56%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.30%) VB6
12 5 (1.28%) C++
13 3 (0.77%) Delphi
13 3 (0.77%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.77%) Python
14 2 (0.51%) Perl
14 2 (0.51%) Ruby
14 2 (0.51%) PHP5
15 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (3.84%) Degree
3 12 (3.07%) VCP4
4 5 (1.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.53%) SLA
1 6 (1.53%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 84 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 63 (16.11%) Oracle
3 20 (5.12%) Zend
4 15 (3.84%) Adobe
5 5 (1.28%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.28%) ATG
5 5 (1.28%) Apple
5 5 (1.28%) hybris
6 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.51%) BEA
7 2 (0.51%) Hitachi
7 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.51%) SAP
7 2 (0.51%) IBM
7 2 (0.51%) HP
8 1 (0.26%) Avaya
8 1 (0.26%) Genesys
8 1 (0.26%) Google
8 1 (0.26%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c40K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Leeds Building Society
Salary: £36,540 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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QA Ltd
Salary: £38,835 - £46,602 depending on experience + benefits
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