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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 39 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 191 182 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.41% 4.90% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 5.06% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 171 150 116
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
3432 3594 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.28% 96.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2718 2893 2159
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 27 April 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 225 (57.69%) SQL
1 225 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (57.44%) .NET
3 197 (50.51%) ASP.NET
4 186 (47.69%) C#
5 179 (45.90%) SQL Server
6 160 (41.03%) MVC
7 138 (35.38%) JavaScript
8 132 (33.85%) HTML
9 114 (29.23%) CSS
10 111 (28.46%) T-SQL
11 110 (28.21%) TDD
12 107 (27.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 99 (25.38%) .NET Framework
14 92 (23.59%) Scrum
15 84 (21.54%) VB.NET
16 83 (21.28%) Microsoft
17 81 (20.77%) Java
18 79 (20.26%) Entity Framework
19 74 (18.97%) jQuery
20 72 (18.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 70 (17.95%) Oracle
22 67 (17.18%) XML
23 62 (15.90%) Finance
24 61 (15.64%) WCF
25 58 (14.87%) OO
26 46 (11.79%) Relational Database
26 46 (11.79%) OOP
26 46 (11.79%) MS Excel
27 45 (11.54%) Visual Studio

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (5.38%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.13%) CMS
2 20 (5.13%) Apache
3 17 (4.36%) IIS
4 10 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.79%) Node.js
6 6 (1.54%) Drupal
7 5 (1.28%) WordPress
7 5 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.77%) Mule ESB
9 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.77%) Mule
10 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.51%) JBoss
10 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 46 (11.79%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.72%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.51%) MS Office
5 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.77%) Force.com
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.05%) Internet
2 6 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 72 (18.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (11.79%) Relational Database
4 42 (10.77%) MySQL
5 34 (8.72%) Oracle Database
6 25 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.31%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.54%) Big Data
11 5 (1.28%) Riak
11 5 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.03%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.03%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 30 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (7.18%) Subversion
4 19 (4.87%) NUnit
4 19 (4.87%) MSTest
5 14 (3.59%) Oracle APEX
6 12 (3.08%) ReSharper
7 10 (2.56%) Git (software)
8 9 (2.31%) Selenium
9 8 (2.05%) Moq
10 7 (1.79%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.54%) Grunt
11 6 (1.54%) Toad
12 5 (1.28%) JUnit
12 5 (1.28%) JIRA
12 5 (1.28%) SoapUI
13 4 (1.03%) TortoiseSVN
13 4 (1.03%) Maven
14 3 (0.77%) Ant
General
1 62 (15.90%) Finance
2 17 (4.36%) Retail
3 6 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (1.54%) Games
4 3 (0.77%) Banking
5 2 (0.51%) Publishing
6 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (57.44%) .NET
2 197 (50.51%) ASP.NET
3 132 (33.85%) HTML
4 114 (29.23%) CSS
5 107 (27.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 99 (25.38%) .NET Framework
7 79 (20.26%) Entity Framework
8 74 (18.97%) jQuery
9 67 (17.18%) XML
10 61 (15.64%) WCF
11 37 (9.49%) WPF
11 37 (9.49%) NHibernate
12 31 (7.95%) Web Services
13 29 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (6.67%) Ajax
15 25 (6.41%) J2EE
15 25 (6.41%) Silverlight
16 23 (5.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 20 (5.13%) HTML5
17 20 (5.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (5.90%) Data Integration
3 17 (4.36%) Open Source
4 14 (3.59%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.82%) User Experience
7 9 (2.31%) NHS
8 7 (1.79%) RIA
9 5 (1.28%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.28%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.03%) iPhone
11 3 (0.77%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.51%) W3C
12 2 (0.51%) Telematics
13 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (10.77%) Linux
2 19 (4.87%) Windows
3 13 (3.33%) Android
4 7 (1.79%) UNIX
5 6 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.51%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (41.03%) MVC
3 110 (28.21%) TDD
4 92 (23.59%) Scrum
5 58 (14.87%) OO
6 46 (11.79%) OOP
7 43 (11.03%) E-Commerce
7 43 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (11.03%) Mentoring
8 40 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 33 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (8.21%) Migration
11 29 (7.44%) Analytics
12 27 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
13 25 (6.41%) ETL
14 17 (4.36%) Inmon Methodology
14 17 (4.36%) Kimball Methodology
15 15 (3.85%) SOA
15 15 (3.85%) Automated Testing
15 15 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 225 (57.69%) SQL
2 186 (47.69%) C#
3 138 (35.38%) JavaScript
4 111 (28.46%) T-SQL
5 84 (21.54%) VB.NET
6 81 (20.77%) Java
7 42 (10.77%) PHP
8 17 (4.36%) PL/SQL
9 12 (3.08%) XAML
10 9 (2.31%) Ruby
11 7 (1.79%) Python
12 5 (1.28%) C++
13 4 (1.03%) VB
14 3 (0.77%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.77%) VB6
15 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.51%) PHP5
15 2 (0.51%) Delphi
15 2 (0.51%) C
16 1 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (4.36%) Degree
3 5 (1.28%) MCSD
4 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.79%) SLA
1 7 (1.79%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Puppet
1 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 83 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 70 (17.95%) Oracle
3 13 (3.33%) Zend
4 10 (2.56%) Adobe
5 5 (1.28%) Apple
6 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.77%) ATG
6 3 (0.77%) hybris
7 2 (0.51%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.51%) HP
7 2 (0.51%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.26%) Remedy
8 1 (0.26%) Tableau
8 1 (0.26%) Google
8 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Pension & excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45-£55K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension & excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Competitive Basic Salary plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Attractive remuneration, dependent on experience and qualifications
Posted: 27 days ago