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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 37 81 38
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 219 92 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.95% 2.92% 6.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 3.04% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 181 84 165
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
3581 3026 2750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.26% 96.16% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2405 2342
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 £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
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 28 November 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 180 (54.22%) SQL
2 178 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (52.11%) .NET
4 168 (50.60%) C#
5 144 (43.37%) SQL Server
6 128 (38.55%) MVC
7 126 (37.95%) ASP.NET
8 124 (37.35%) HTML
9 116 (34.94%) JavaScript
10 108 (32.53%) CSS
11 86 (25.90%) Scrum
12 79 (23.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 78 (23.49%) .NET Framework
14 72 (21.69%) Microsoft
15 69 (20.78%) Java
16 68 (20.48%) jQuery
17 66 (19.88%) OO
17 66 (19.88%) TDD
18 61 (18.37%) T-SQL
19 60 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
19 60 (18.07%) Finance
19 60 (18.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 58 (17.47%) XML
21 56 (16.87%) Oracle
22 53 (15.96%) Web Services
23 52 (15.66%) E-Commerce
23 52 (15.66%) MySQL
24 51 (15.36%) VB.NET
25 47 (14.16%) WPF
26 42 (12.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 24 (7.23%) Tomcat
2 17 (5.12%) CMS
3 16 (4.82%) Apache
3 16 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 15 (4.52%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.22%) JBoss
6 12 (3.61%) IIS
7 7 (2.11%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.81%) Node.js
9 5 (1.51%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (1.51%) WordPress
10 3 (0.90%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.60%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.60%) nginx
11 2 (0.60%) ATG Dynamo
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.02%) Photoshop
3 10 (3.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.20%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.60%) MS Office
6 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.31%) HTTP
2 6 (1.81%) Internet
3 3 (0.90%) AMQP
4 1 (0.30%) CTI
4 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (43.37%) SQL Server
2 60 (18.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (15.66%) MySQL
4 33 (9.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (9.34%) Relational Database
6 29 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (6.93%) Oracle Database
9 21 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (4.52%) Big Data
12 13 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (3.01%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (2.41%) RDBMS
15 8 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (2.11%) NoSQL
17 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects XI
17 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
17 3 (0.90%) BODI
Development Applications
1 29 (8.73%) Visual Studio
2 26 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (6.93%) Subversion
4 21 (6.33%) Selenium
5 20 (6.02%) JUnit
6 17 (5.12%) Maven
7 14 (4.22%) Oracle APEX
8 12 (3.61%) ReSharper
9 11 (3.31%) JMeter
10 9 (2.71%) Git (software)
10 9 (2.71%) JBehave
10 9 (2.71%) SpecFlow
10 9 (2.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (2.41%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.81%) MSTest
13 5 (1.51%) NUnit
14 4 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (1.20%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.90%) Moq
15 3 (0.90%) SoapUI
General
1 60 (18.07%) Finance
2 9 (2.71%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.41%) Games
3 8 (2.41%) Retail
4 6 (1.81%) Marketing
5 4 (1.20%) Publishing
6 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (52.11%) .NET
2 126 (37.95%) ASP.NET
3 124 (37.35%) HTML
4 108 (32.53%) CSS
5 79 (23.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 78 (23.49%) .NET Framework
7 68 (20.48%) jQuery
8 58 (17.47%) XML
9 53 (15.96%) Web Services
10 47 (14.16%) WPF
11 42 (12.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 32 (9.64%) WCF
13 29 (8.73%) Silverlight
14 23 (6.93%) WinForms
15 22 (6.63%) Spring
15 22 (6.63%) REST
15 22 (6.63%) AngularJS
16 21 (6.33%) HTML5
16 21 (6.33%) Hibernate
17 20 (6.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.12%) Data Integration
2 14 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.61%) Open Source
4 7 (2.11%) NHS
5 6 (1.81%) RIA
6 5 (1.51%) User Experience
6 5 (1.51%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.90%) Symmetrix
8 3 (0.90%) Clustering
8 3 (0.90%) iPhone
9 2 (0.60%) New Media
9 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.60%) W3C
9 2 (0.60%) GIS
9 2 (0.60%) Replication
10 1 (0.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.30%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.14%) Linux
2 35 (10.54%) Windows
3 15 (4.52%) UNIX
4 13 (3.92%) Android
5 6 (1.81%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.90%) Solaris
7 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.30%) MVS
8 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (38.55%) MVC
3 86 (25.90%) Scrum
4 66 (19.88%) TDD
4 66 (19.88%) OO
5 60 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (15.66%) E-Commerce
7 38 (11.45%) OOP
8 36 (10.84%) ETL
9 29 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (7.83%) Unit Testing
10 26 (7.83%) Mentoring
11 23 (6.93%) BDD
12 22 (6.63%) Software Engineering
13 20 (6.02%) Analytics
14 19 (5.72%) Migration
15 18 (5.42%) Automated Testing
15 18 (5.42%) OO PHP
16 15 (4.52%) UML
17 13 (3.92%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (54.22%) SQL
2 168 (50.60%) C#
3 116 (34.94%) JavaScript
4 69 (20.78%) Java
5 61 (18.37%) T-SQL
6 51 (15.36%) VB.NET
7 37 (11.14%) PHP
8 22 (6.63%) VB
9 20 (6.02%) PL/SQL
10 16 (4.82%) XAML
11 11 (3.31%) C++
12 6 (1.81%) VB6
13 5 (1.51%) Python
14 4 (1.20%) Delphi
14 4 (1.20%) Perl
15 3 (0.90%) Ruby
16 2 (0.60%) PHP5
17 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.30%) VBA
17 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (5.12%) Degree
2 11 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.01%) OCP
3 10 (3.01%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (2.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.20%) SLA
2 3 (0.90%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.30%) Varnish
2 1 (0.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 56 (16.87%) Oracle
3 20 (6.02%) Zend
4 10 (3.01%) Adobe
5 8 (2.41%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.90%) Cisco
6 3 (0.90%) EMC
6 3 (0.90%) Informatica
6 3 (0.90%) Apple
6 3 (0.90%) F5
7 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.60%) hybris
7 2 (0.60%) ATG
7 2 (0.60%) BEA
7 2 (0.60%) Hitachi
7 2 (0.60%) IBM
7 2 (0.60%) HP
7 2 (0.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.30%) Progress
8 1 (0.30%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependent upon level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago