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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 41 72 43
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 199 115 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.81% 3.48% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.97% 3.62% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 169 97 161
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3334 3176 2847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.34% 96.16% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2714 2474 2435
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 26 January 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 218 (62.29%) .NET
2 202 (57.71%) C#
3 198 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
4 192 (54.86%) SQL
5 171 (48.86%) ASP.NET
6 170 (48.57%) SQL Server
7 152 (43.43%) MVC
8 135 (38.57%) HTML
9 123 (35.14%) JavaScript
10 118 (33.71%) CSS
11 106 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 95 (27.14%) .NET Framework
13 93 (26.57%) Scrum
14 81 (23.14%) T-SQL
15 77 (22.00%) Microsoft
15 77 (22.00%) jQuery
16 76 (21.71%) Finance
17 73 (20.86%) VB.NET
18 72 (20.57%) OO
19 68 (19.43%) TDD
20 61 (17.43%) XML
20 61 (17.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 60 (17.14%) Java
21 60 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 58 (16.57%) Oracle
23 57 (16.29%) WPF
24 53 (15.14%) Business Intelligence
25 50 (14.29%) Web Services
25 50 (14.29%) E-Commerce
26 48 (13.71%) WCF

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (6.00%) CMS
2 20 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 17 (4.86%) IIS
4 15 (4.29%) Apache
5 14 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.00%) WordPress
7 6 (1.71%) JBoss
8 5 (1.43%) Drupal
9 4 (1.14%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.86%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.86%) Node.js
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.57%) ATG Dynamo
11 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.29%) nginx
12 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (9.14%) Photoshop
3 15 (4.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.86%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.00%) HTTP
2 3 (0.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 60 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (12.57%) MySQL
4 39 (11.14%) Relational Database
5 26 (7.43%) Oracle Database
6 24 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (2.57%) Big Data
12 8 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (2.00%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.71%) NoSQL
15 5 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (11.14%) Visual Studio
2 32 (9.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (7.14%) Subversion
4 20 (5.71%) Selenium
5 16 (4.57%) ReSharper
6 11 (3.14%) JUnit
6 11 (3.14%) SpecFlow
6 11 (3.14%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (2.86%) MSTest
7 10 (2.86%) NUnit
7 10 (2.86%) Maven
8 9 (2.57%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (2.00%) JMeter
10 5 (1.43%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.43%) Moq
10 5 (1.43%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.43%) Grunt
11 4 (1.14%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.86%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 76 (21.71%) Finance
2 14 (4.00%) Retail
3 7 (2.00%) Games
4 5 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.14%) Publishing
6 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (62.29%) .NET
2 171 (48.86%) ASP.NET
3 135 (38.57%) HTML
4 118 (33.71%) CSS
5 106 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 95 (27.14%) .NET Framework
7 77 (22.00%) jQuery
8 61 (17.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 61 (17.43%) XML
9 57 (16.29%) WPF
10 50 (14.29%) Web Services
11 48 (13.71%) WCF
12 34 (9.71%) Silverlight
13 24 (6.86%) WinForms
13 24 (6.86%) Ajax
14 23 (6.57%) HTML5
15 21 (6.00%) NHibernate
16 19 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (4.86%) KnockoutJS
18 16 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (4.86%) Data Integration
3 15 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.43%) Open Source
5 9 (2.57%) NHS
6 6 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (1.71%) User Experience
7 5 (1.43%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.86%) iPhone
8 3 (0.86%) RIA
9 2 (0.57%) New Media
9 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.57%) GIS
9 2 (0.57%) Replication
10 1 (0.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.29%) W3C
10 1 (0.29%) Telematics
10 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.71%) Windows
2 30 (8.57%) Linux
3 13 (3.71%) Android
4 9 (2.57%) UNIX
5 6 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (43.43%) MVC
3 93 (26.57%) Scrum
4 72 (20.57%) OO
5 68 (19.43%) TDD
6 53 (15.14%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 46 (13.14%) OOP
9 34 (9.71%) Unit Testing
10 30 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (7.71%) ETL
11 27 (7.71%) Mentoring
12 22 (6.29%) Analytics
13 20 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (5.71%) Migration
13 20 (5.71%) Automated Testing
14 17 (4.86%) Software Engineering
15 15 (4.29%) OO PHP
16 14 (4.00%) UML
17 13 (3.71%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 202 (57.71%) C#
2 192 (54.86%) SQL
3 123 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 81 (23.14%) T-SQL
5 73 (20.86%) VB.NET
6 60 (17.14%) Java
7 27 (7.71%) PHP
8 20 (5.71%) VB
8 20 (5.71%) XAML
9 16 (4.57%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.00%) VB6
11 6 (1.71%) C++
12 4 (1.14%) Delphi
13 2 (0.57%) Perl
13 2 (0.57%) Python
14 1 (0.29%) VBA
14 1 (0.29%) Ruby
14 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (3.71%) Degree
3 8 (2.29%) MCSD
4 5 (1.43%) OCP
4 5 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.43%) SLA
2 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.29%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 77 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 58 (16.57%) Oracle
3 19 (5.43%) Zend
4 15 (4.29%) Adobe
5 6 (1.71%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.43%) Apple
7 3 (0.86%) Informatica
8 2 (0.57%) IBM
8 2 (0.57%) BEA
8 2 (0.57%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.57%) ATG
8 2 (0.57%) SAP
8 2 (0.57%) HP
8 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.57%) hybris
9 1 (0.29%) Avaya
9 1 (0.29%) Genesys
9 1 (0.29%) Progress
9 1 (0.29%) Google
9 1 (0.29%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Alscient Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 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
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, flexitime
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + pension , holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London, Leeds or Homeworking
Friends of the Earth
Salary: 31,000 - 40,530 (London) or 27,430 - 36,960 (outside of London inc homeworking)
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum £Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago