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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 35 79 42
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 220 100 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.43% 3.09% 5.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.63% 3.22% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 177 94 157
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
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 £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
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
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 £52,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 201 (57.76%) .NET
2 193 (55.46%) SQL
3 191 (54.89%) C#
4 190 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
5 167 (47.99%) SQL Server
6 150 (43.10%) ASP.NET
7 139 (39.94%) MVC
8 134 (38.51%) HTML
9 123 (35.34%) JavaScript
10 117 (33.62%) CSS
11 92 (26.44%) Scrum
12 91 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 88 (25.29%) .NET Framework
14 75 (21.55%) T-SQL
15 74 (21.26%) Microsoft
16 71 (20.40%) jQuery
17 68 (19.54%) OO
17 68 (19.54%) Finance
18 67 (19.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 67 (19.25%) TDD
19 61 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
19 61 (17.53%) VB.NET
19 61 (17.53%) Java
19 61 (17.53%) XML
20 58 (16.67%) WPF
21 54 (15.52%) E-Commerce
21 54 (15.52%) Oracle
22 50 (14.37%) Web Services
23 49 (14.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 45 (12.93%) MySQL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (5.46%) Tomcat
2 17 (4.89%) CMS
3 15 (4.31%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.02%) IIS
5 13 (3.74%) Apache
6 11 (3.16%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.87%) JBoss
8 6 (1.72%) Node.js
9 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.15%) WordPress
10 3 (0.86%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.57%) nginx
11 2 (0.57%) ATG Dynamo
11 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.29%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.90%) Photoshop
3 11 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.15%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.30%) HTTP
2 3 (0.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.29%) CTI
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (47.99%) SQL Server
2 67 (19.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (12.93%) MySQL
4 38 (10.92%) Relational Database
5 32 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (6.90%) Oracle Database
8 23 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (4.31%) Big Data
11 12 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (2.30%) RDBMS
13 8 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (2.01%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (0.86%) Oracle OWB
15 3 (0.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 36 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 30 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (6.90%) Subversion
4 22 (6.32%) Selenium
5 16 (4.60%) ReSharper
6 14 (4.02%) JUnit
7 13 (3.74%) Oracle APEX
7 13 (3.74%) Maven
8 11 (3.16%) SpecFlow
8 11 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.59%) JMeter
10 8 (2.30%) Git (software)
11 7 (2.01%) NUnit
11 7 (2.01%) JBehave
11 7 (2.01%) MSTest
12 6 (1.72%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.44%) Moq
13 5 (1.44%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.15%) Jenkins
14 4 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 68 (19.54%) Finance
2 13 (3.74%) Retail
3 8 (2.30%) Games
4 7 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.44%) Marketing
5 5 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.15%) Publishing
7 1 (0.29%) Front Office
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (57.76%) .NET
2 150 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 134 (38.51%) HTML
4 117 (33.62%) CSS
5 91 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 88 (25.29%) .NET Framework
7 71 (20.40%) jQuery
8 61 (17.53%) XML
9 58 (16.67%) WPF
10 50 (14.37%) Web Services
11 49 (14.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 38 (10.92%) WCF
13 35 (10.06%) Silverlight
14 25 (7.18%) WinForms
15 23 (6.61%) HTML5
16 22 (6.32%) Ajax
17 20 (5.75%) REST
17 20 (5.75%) AngularJS
18 18 (5.17%) NHibernate
18 18 (5.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (4.89%) Data Integration
3 14 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.45%) Open Source
5 9 (2.59%) NHS
6 6 (1.72%) User Experience
7 5 (1.44%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.86%) iPhone
8 3 (0.86%) RIA
8 3 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.57%) New Media
9 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
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
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.63%) Windows
2 33 (9.48%) Linux
3 15 (4.31%) Android
4 13 (3.74%) UNIX
5 7 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) MVS
7 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (39.94%) MVC
3 92 (26.44%) Scrum
4 68 (19.54%) OO
5 67 (19.25%) TDD
6 61 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
7 54 (15.52%) E-Commerce
8 45 (12.93%) OOP
9 34 (9.77%) ETL
10 31 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 28 (8.05%) Unit Testing
13 22 (6.32%) Analytics
13 22 (6.32%) Software Engineering
14 19 (5.46%) Automated Testing
14 19 (5.46%) Migration
15 18 (5.17%) BDD
15 18 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (4.89%) OO PHP
17 15 (4.31%) UML
Programming Languages
1 193 (55.46%) SQL
2 191 (54.89%) C#
3 123 (35.34%) JavaScript
4 75 (21.55%) T-SQL
5 61 (17.53%) VB.NET
5 61 (17.53%) Java
6 31 (8.91%) PHP
7 22 (6.32%) VB
8 19 (5.46%) PL/SQL
8 19 (5.46%) XAML
9 8 (2.30%) C++
10 6 (1.72%) VB6
11 4 (1.15%) Delphi
12 2 (0.57%) Python
13 1 (0.29%) VBA
13 1 (0.29%) PHP5
13 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (3.74%) Degree
2 9 (2.59%) OCP
2 9 (2.59%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (2.30%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.44%) SLA
2 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.29%) Varnish
2 1 (0.29%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 54 (15.52%) Oracle
3 19 (5.46%) Zend
4 11 (3.16%) Adobe
5 7 (2.01%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.44%) 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%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.57%) hybris
9 1 (0.29%) Progress
9 1 (0.29%) HP
9 1 (0.29%) Avaya
9 1 (0.29%) Genesys
9 1 (0.29%) Google
9 1 (0.29%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 27 days ago