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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 71 71 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 128 90 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.36% 3.40% 7.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 3.54% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 115 82 196
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £32,950 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £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
3690 2539 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 96.03% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2000 2269
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
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 19 September 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 138 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (44.28%) SQL
3 117 (43.17%) .NET
4 114 (42.07%) C#
4 114 (42.07%) MVC
5 107 (39.48%) HTML
6 103 (38.01%) JavaScript
7 96 (35.42%) SQL Server
8 89 (32.84%) Java
9 85 (31.37%) CSS
10 83 (30.63%) ASP.NET
11 74 (27.31%) Scrum
12 72 (26.57%) XML
13 70 (25.83%) jQuery
14 56 (20.66%) Web Services
15 53 (19.56%) Oracle
16 52 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 51 (18.82%) .NET Framework
18 48 (17.71%) MySQL
19 47 (17.34%) TDD
20 44 (16.24%) J2EE
20 44 (16.24%) OO
21 42 (15.50%) PHP
22 40 (14.76%) Business Intelligence
23 39 (14.39%) Microsoft
23 39 (14.39%) Finance
23 39 (14.39%) Linux
24 38 (14.02%) Spring
25 36 (13.28%) T-SQL
25 36 (13.28%) JUnit

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (11.81%) Tomcat
2 27 (9.96%) WebSphere
3 22 (8.12%) Apache
4 17 (6.27%) WebLogic Portal
4 17 (6.27%) WebLogic
5 14 (5.17%) IIS
5 14 (5.17%) CMS
6 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.85%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.85%) Node.js
8 4 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.48%) WordPress
8 4 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.11%) Drupal
10 2 (0.74%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.74%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 13 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.21%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.74%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.74%) MS Office
5 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Magento
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.75%) HTTP
1 21 (7.75%) Internet
2 15 (5.54%) AMQP
3 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 48 (17.71%) MySQL
3 25 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (9.23%) Oracle Database
4 24 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (8.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (7.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (7.01%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (5.17%) Relational Database
10 11 (4.06%) Big Data
10 11 (4.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.95%) BusinessObjects XI
11 8 (2.95%) BODI
12 4 (1.48%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 36 (13.28%) JUnit
2 28 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (8.86%) Visual Studio
4 18 (6.64%) Maven
5 14 (5.17%) Oracle APEX
6 13 (4.80%) Selenium
7 10 (3.69%) JMeter
7 10 (3.69%) Subversion
8 9 (3.32%) JBehave
9 8 (2.95%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.21%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.48%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.48%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (1.11%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.74%) NUnit
13 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 39 (14.39%) Finance
2 10 (3.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.58%) Marketing
4 4 (1.48%) Games
5 2 (0.74%) Legal
5 2 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (43.17%) .NET
2 107 (39.48%) HTML
3 85 (31.37%) CSS
4 83 (30.63%) ASP.NET
5 72 (26.57%) XML
6 70 (25.83%) jQuery
7 56 (20.66%) Web Services
8 52 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (18.82%) .NET Framework
10 44 (16.24%) J2EE
11 38 (14.02%) Spring
12 31 (11.44%) Spring MVC
12 31 (11.44%) WCF
13 27 (9.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 26 (9.59%) REST
14 26 (9.59%) ActiveMQ
15 23 (8.49%) LAMP
16 22 (8.12%) JSON
17 21 (7.75%) Hibernate
17 21 (7.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.23%) Open Source
2 15 (5.54%) RIA
2 15 (5.54%) Symmetrix
2 15 (5.54%) Clustering
3 11 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.32%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.85%) W3C
6 5 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.11%) User Experience
7 3 (1.11%) Replication
8 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.74%) New Media
8 2 (0.74%) GIS
9 1 (0.37%) BBC
9 1 (0.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.37%) Statistics
9 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.39%) Linux
2 20 (7.38%) Windows
3 15 (5.54%) Solaris
4 9 (3.32%) UNIX
5 6 (2.21%) Android
6 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (42.07%) MVC
3 74 (27.31%) Scrum
4 47 (17.34%) TDD
5 44 (16.24%) OO
6 40 (14.76%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (12.18%) Mentoring
8 32 (11.81%) E-Commerce
9 24 (8.86%) UML
9 24 (8.86%) OOP
9 24 (8.86%) Technical Architecture
10 23 (8.49%) Project Management
10 23 (8.49%) ETL
11 20 (7.38%) BDD
12 18 (6.64%) Unit Testing
12 18 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.64%) Content Management
13 15 (5.54%) Load Testing
13 15 (5.54%) Network Load Balancing
13 15 (5.54%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 120 (44.28%) SQL
2 114 (42.07%) C#
3 103 (38.01%) JavaScript
4 89 (32.84%) Java
5 42 (15.50%) PHP
6 36 (13.28%) T-SQL
7 31 (11.44%) VB.NET
8 19 (7.01%) PL/SQL
9 16 (5.90%) Ruby
10 15 (5.54%) VB
10 15 (5.54%) Perl
11 11 (4.06%) C++
12 8 (2.95%) Python
13 4 (1.48%) VB6
14 3 (1.11%) PHP5
15 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.37%) Scala
16 1 (0.37%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.37%) Delphi
16 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (10.33%) Degree
2 11 (4.06%) OCP
2 11 (4.06%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.11%) MCSD
5 1 (0.37%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (19.56%) Oracle
2 39 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.54%) Cisco
3 15 (5.54%) JBoss
3 15 (5.54%) EMC
3 15 (5.54%) F5
4 13 (4.80%) Business Objects
5 10 (3.69%) Zend
6 5 (1.85%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.48%) Adobe
8 3 (1.11%) IBM
8 3 (1.11%) Informatica
9 2 (0.74%) BEA
9 2 (0.74%) hybris
9 2 (0.74%) HP
9 2 (0.74%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.74%) ATG
10 1 (0.37%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Progress
10 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£55K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 40 holidays, final salary pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago