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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 81 73 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 114 88 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.02% 3.38% 7.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 3.54% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 99 80 184
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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
3644 2485 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.66% 95.50% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 1914 2192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 122 (43.42%) HTML
2 121 (43.06%) .NET
3 119 (42.35%) JavaScript
3 119 (42.35%) MVC
4 117 (41.64%) C#
5 113 (40.21%) SQL
6 106 (37.72%) SQL Server
7 100 (35.59%) Java
8 99 (35.23%) CSS
9 90 (32.03%) ASP.NET
10 84 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (29.18%) jQuery
12 75 (26.69%) XML
13 73 (25.98%) Scrum
14 57 (20.28%) .NET Framework
15 55 (19.57%) Web Services
16 52 (18.51%) J2EE
16 52 (18.51%) Oracle
16 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC
17 46 (16.37%) Spring
18 45 (16.01%) TDD
18 45 (16.01%) MySQL
19 42 (14.95%) PHP
20 39 (13.88%) JUnit
21 37 (13.17%) T-SQL
21 37 (13.17%) OO
21 37 (13.17%) WCF
22 36 (12.81%) Linux
22 36 (12.81%) Tomcat
23 34 (12.10%) Finance

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (12.81%) Tomcat
2 26 (9.25%) WebSphere
3 23 (8.19%) IIS
4 21 (7.47%) Apache
5 17 (6.05%) WebLogic
5 17 (6.05%) WebLogic Portal
6 10 (3.56%) CMS
7 6 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.78%) Node.js
8 5 (1.78%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.78%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.07%) WordPress
10 3 (1.07%) Drupal
11 2 (0.71%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.71%) ATG Dynamo
12 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.71%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Magento
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.83%) Internet
2 21 (7.47%) HTTP
3 15 (5.34%) AMQP
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (37.72%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.01%) MySQL
3 27 (9.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (8.90%) Oracle Database
5 24 (8.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (6.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (6.41%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (3.56%) Big Data
12 9 (3.20%) BODI
12 9 (3.20%) BusinessObjects XI
13 8 (2.85%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 3 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 39 (13.88%) JUnit
2 30 (10.68%) Visual Studio
3 29 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (8.19%) Maven
5 14 (4.98%) Oracle APEX
6 11 (3.91%) Selenium
7 9 (3.20%) JMeter
8 8 (2.85%) JBehave
9 7 (2.49%) Subversion
9 7 (2.49%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.14%) NUnit
10 6 (2.14%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.42%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.42%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.71%) Hudson
13 2 (0.71%) MSTest
13 2 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (12.10%) Finance
2 9 (3.20%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.14%) Marketing
4 4 (1.42%) Games
5 3 (1.07%) Advertising
6 2 (0.71%) Front Office
6 2 (0.71%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (43.42%) HTML
2 121 (43.06%) .NET
3 99 (35.23%) CSS
4 90 (32.03%) ASP.NET
5 82 (29.18%) jQuery
6 75 (26.69%) XML
7 57 (20.28%) .NET Framework
8 55 (19.57%) Web Services
9 52 (18.51%) J2EE
9 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (16.37%) Spring
11 37 (13.17%) WCF
12 34 (12.10%) Spring MVC
13 31 (11.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 29 (10.32%) REST
15 27 (9.61%) JSON
15 27 (9.61%) Hibernate
16 25 (8.90%) Servlets
17 24 (8.54%) LAMP
18 23 (8.19%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.90%) Open Source
2 15 (5.34%) RIA
2 15 (5.34%) Symmetrix
2 15 (5.34%) Clustering
3 8 (2.85%) N-Tier
4 7 (2.49%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.14%) W3C
6 3 (1.07%) Replication
6 3 (1.07%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.71%) Social Media
7 2 (0.71%) GIS
8 1 (0.36%) BBC
8 1 (0.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.36%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.36%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.81%) Linux
2 24 (8.54%) Windows
3 15 (5.34%) Solaris
4 8 (2.85%) UNIX
5 6 (2.14%) Android
6 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (42.35%) MVC
2 84 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (25.98%) Scrum
4 45 (16.01%) TDD
5 37 (13.17%) OO
6 34 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (11.39%) E-Commerce
8 27 (9.61%) Technical Architecture
9 26 (9.25%) Project Management
10 25 (8.90%) OOP
11 23 (8.19%) UML
12 21 (7.47%) ETL
13 18 (6.41%) BDD
14 17 (6.05%) Content Management
15 15 (5.34%) High Availability
15 15 (5.34%) Network Load Balancing
15 15 (5.34%) Load Testing
16 14 (4.98%) Enterprise Architecture
17 13 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (4.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (42.35%) JavaScript
2 117 (41.64%) C#
3 113 (40.21%) SQL
4 100 (35.59%) Java
5 42 (14.95%) PHP
6 37 (13.17%) T-SQL
7 24 (8.54%) VB.NET
8 19 (6.76%) PL/SQL
9 16 (5.69%) Ruby
10 15 (5.34%) Perl
11 11 (3.91%) C++
12 10 (3.56%) VB
13 8 (2.85%) Python
14 5 (1.78%) PHP5
15 2 (0.71%) C
15 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.36%) Delphi
16 1 (0.36%) Scala
16 1 (0.36%) VB6
16 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 28 (9.96%) Degree
2 11 (3.91%) OCP
2 11 (3.91%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.07%) MCSD
5 2 (0.71%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Puppet
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 52 (18.51%) Oracle
2 34 (12.10%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.34%) Cisco
3 15 (5.34%) EMC
3 15 (5.34%) F5
4 14 (4.98%) JBoss
5 12 (4.27%) Business Objects
6 7 (2.49%) Zend
7 4 (1.42%) IBM
7 4 (1.42%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.07%) Informatica
9 2 (0.71%) BEA
9 2 (0.71%) HP
9 2 (0.71%) ATG
9 2 (0.71%) hybris
9 2 (0.71%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.36%) Sage
10 1 (0.36%) Adobe
10 1 (0.36%) SAP
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Blue chip package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago