The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 73 60 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 130 91 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.53% 3.57% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 3.73% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 112 83 156
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £36,200 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3583 2438 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.36% 95.53% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2840 1867 1946
Average salary £40,000 £35,581 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
West Yorkshire

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 July 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 140 (46.20%) JavaScript
2 139 (45.87%) HTML
3 131 (43.23%) .NET
4 122 (40.26%) C#
5 120 (39.60%) SQL Server
5 120 (39.60%) MVC
6 112 (36.96%) CSS
7 105 (34.65%) Java
8 104 (34.32%) SQL
9 103 (33.99%) ASP.NET
10 92 (30.36%) jQuery
11 83 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
12 77 (25.41%) Scrum
13 76 (25.08%) XML
14 61 (20.13%) J2EE
15 57 (18.81%) .NET Framework
16 52 (17.16%) WCF
17 51 (16.83%) PHP
18 50 (16.50%) TDD
19 49 (16.17%) Spring
19 49 (16.17%) MySQL
19 49 (16.17%) Oracle
19 49 (16.17%) Web Services
20 47 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
21 42 (13.86%) JUnit
22 39 (12.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 37 (12.21%) Spring MVC
24 36 (11.88%) T-SQL
24 36 (11.88%) Tomcat
25 35 (11.55%) Linux

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (11.88%) Tomcat
2 25 (8.25%) WebSphere
3 22 (7.26%) IIS
3 22 (7.26%) Apache
4 19 (6.27%) WebLogic
5 18 (5.94%) WebLogic Portal
6 11 (3.63%) CMS
7 6 (1.98%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.65%) Node.js
9 3 (0.99%) WordPress
9 3 (0.99%) Drupal
9 3 (0.99%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (0.66%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.66%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.33%) nginx
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.66%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.65%) Magento
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.91%) Internet
2 24 (7.92%) HTTP
3 15 (4.95%) AMQP
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (39.60%) SQL Server
2 49 (16.17%) MySQL
3 30 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (8.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (7.92%) Oracle Database
6 20 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (6.27%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.97%) BusinessObjects XI
11 9 (2.97%) BODI
12 8 (2.64%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.64%) Big Data
13 7 (2.31%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.65%) DB2
15 4 (1.32%) NoSQL
16 3 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 42 (13.86%) JUnit
2 34 (11.22%) Visual Studio
3 31 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (7.59%) Maven
5 10 (3.30%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (2.97%) Selenium
7 8 (2.64%) JMeter
8 6 (1.98%) Subversion
8 6 (1.98%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.98%) JBehave
9 5 (1.65%) NUnit
9 5 (1.65%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.99%) PhoneGap
10 3 (0.99%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.99%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (9.24%) Finance
2 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.65%) Marketing
4 3 (0.99%) Banking
4 3 (0.99%) Advertising
5 2 (0.66%) Games
5 2 (0.66%) Legal
5 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.66%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (45.87%) HTML
2 131 (43.23%) .NET
3 112 (36.96%) CSS
4 103 (33.99%) ASP.NET
5 92 (30.36%) jQuery
6 76 (25.08%) XML
7 61 (20.13%) J2EE
8 57 (18.81%) .NET Framework
9 52 (17.16%) WCF
10 49 (16.17%) Web Services
10 49 (16.17%) Spring
11 47 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (12.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 37 (12.21%) Spring MVC
14 30 (9.90%) REST
15 29 (9.57%) LAMP
15 29 (9.57%) Servlets
16 28 (9.24%) Hibernate
16 28 (9.24%) JSON
17 23 (7.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.57%) Open Source
2 15 (4.95%) RIA
2 15 (4.95%) Symmetrix
2 15 (4.95%) Clustering
3 9 (2.97%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.64%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.64%) W3C
5 7 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.31%) Social Media
6 4 (1.32%) NHS
7 3 (0.99%) GIS
7 3 (0.99%) Replication
8 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.33%) Statistics
9 1 (0.33%) BBC
9 1 (0.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.55%) Linux
2 32 (10.56%) Windows
3 15 (4.95%) Solaris
4 7 (2.31%) UNIX
5 6 (1.98%) Android
6 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (39.60%) MVC
2 83 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (25.41%) Scrum
4 50 (16.50%) TDD
5 34 (11.22%) OO
6 33 (10.89%) E-Commerce
7 31 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (9.57%) Technical Architecture
9 28 (9.24%) Project Management
10 22 (7.26%) OOP
11 21 (6.93%) UML
11 21 (6.93%) ETL
12 19 (6.27%) BDD
13 17 (5.61%) Web Development
13 17 (5.61%) Content Management
14 15 (4.95%) Network Load Balancing
14 15 (4.95%) Performance Testing
14 15 (4.95%) Load Testing
14 15 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (4.95%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 140 (46.20%) JavaScript
2 122 (40.26%) C#
3 105 (34.65%) Java
4 104 (34.32%) SQL
5 51 (16.83%) PHP
6 36 (11.88%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.93%) VB.NET
8 18 (5.94%) Ruby
9 15 (4.95%) Perl
10 12 (3.96%) PL/SQL
11 11 (3.63%) C++
12 9 (2.97%) Python
13 6 (1.98%) PHP5
13 6 (1.98%) VB
14 4 (1.32%) C
15 2 (0.66%) Smalltalk
15 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.33%) VB6
16 1 (0.33%) Scala
16 1 (0.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 32 (10.56%) Degree
2 7 (2.31%) OCP
2 7 (2.31%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (1.98%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.55%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 49 (16.17%) Oracle
2 25 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.95%) Business Objects
3 15 (4.95%) Cisco
3 15 (4.95%) EMC
3 15 (4.95%) F5
4 13 (4.29%) JBoss
5 11 (3.63%) Zend
6 6 (1.98%) IBM
7 5 (1.65%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.32%) ATG
9 3 (0.99%) hybris
9 3 (0.99%) BEA
10 2 (0.66%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.66%) HP
11 1 (0.33%) Adobe
11 1 (0.33%) SAP
11 1 (0.33%) Sage
11 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
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