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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 36 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 230 128 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.59% 3.48% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.88% 3.58% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 194 111 83
Average salary £49,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
3344 3579 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.82% 97.23% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 2826 1869
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 270 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (47.42%) SQL
3 201 (47.18%) .NET
4 167 (39.20%) SQL Server
5 156 (36.62%) C#
6 150 (35.21%) ASP.NET
7 145 (34.04%) JavaScript
8 128 (30.05%) MVC
9 112 (26.29%) TDD
10 110 (25.82%) HTML
11 101 (23.71%) T-SQL
12 99 (23.24%) Mentoring
13 96 (22.54%) Java
14 95 (22.30%) CSS
15 92 (21.60%) .NET Framework
16 81 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 76 (17.84%) Scrum
18 71 (16.67%) Microsoft
19 68 (15.96%) Entity Framework
20 67 (15.73%) Oracle
21 66 (15.49%) E-Commerce
22 60 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
23 59 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
24 58 (13.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 57 (13.38%) OO
26 54 (12.68%) XML
26 54 (12.68%) MS Excel
26 54 (12.68%) Software Engineering
27 52 (12.21%) WCF
28 50 (11.74%) Visual Studio

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (5.63%) IIS
2 20 (4.69%) Apache
3 15 (3.52%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.29%) Mule
4 14 (3.29%) Mule ESB
5 13 (3.05%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.35%) CMS
6 10 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.17%) Node.js
9 4 (0.94%) JBoss
9 4 (0.94%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.94%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.70%) iPlanet
10 3 (0.70%) ATG Dynamo
10 3 (0.70%) Drupal
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.47%) WordPress
12 1 (0.23%) Confluence
12 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.23%) PowerPivot
3 16 (3.76%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.70%) MS Office
5 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.70%) Force.com
4 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.64%) Internet
2 4 (0.94%) HTTP
3 2 (0.47%) Broadband
4 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 58 (13.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (11.03%) MySQL
4 33 (7.75%) Relational Database
5 32 (7.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (5.87%) Oracle Database
7 24 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.29%) Data Mining
10 13 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.41%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.94%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.94%) Riak
16 3 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (11.74%) Visual Studio
2 37 (8.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.63%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.76%) NUnit
5 14 (3.29%) Subversion
5 14 (3.29%) MSTest
6 12 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (2.35%) JUnit
8 8 (1.88%) Toad
9 5 (1.17%) Moq
10 4 (0.94%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.94%) JIRA
11 3 (0.70%) Selenium
11 3 (0.70%) JMeter
11 3 (0.70%) Ant
11 3 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.47%) Maven
12 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.47%) TortoiseSVN
12 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (9.62%) Finance
2 32 (7.51%) Retail
3 21 (4.93%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.11%) Games
5 8 (1.88%) Banking
6 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.47%) Local Government
8 1 (0.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (47.18%) .NET
2 150 (35.21%) ASP.NET
3 110 (25.82%) HTML
4 95 (22.30%) CSS
5 92 (21.60%) .NET Framework
6 81 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 68 (15.96%) Entity Framework
8 54 (12.68%) XML
9 52 (12.21%) WCF
10 44 (10.33%) J2EE
11 36 (8.45%) Spring
11 36 (8.45%) jQuery
11 36 (8.45%) AngularJS
12 34 (7.98%) Hibernate
13 32 (7.51%) RESTful
14 31 (7.28%) REST
14 31 (7.28%) Web Services
15 28 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (6.34%) LINQ
17 26 (6.10%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.16%) NHS
2 14 (3.29%) Visualisation
3 13 (3.05%) User Experience
4 11 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (1.64%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.64%) Cryptography
8 6 (1.41%) RIA
8 6 (1.41%) iPhone
9 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.94%) Health Informatics
10 4 (0.94%) Informatics
11 3 (0.70%) DataPower
12 2 (0.47%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.47%) GIS
13 1 (0.23%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.23%) W3C
13 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.39%) Linux
2 22 (5.16%) Windows
3 12 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.35%) Android
5 6 (1.41%) UNIX
6 1 (0.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (30.05%) MVC
3 112 (26.29%) TDD
4 99 (23.24%) Mentoring
5 76 (17.84%) Scrum
6 66 (15.49%) E-Commerce
7 60 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
8 59 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (13.38%) OO
10 54 (12.68%) Software Engineering
11 41 (9.62%) Unit Testing
12 36 (8.45%) Coaching
13 34 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 34 (7.98%) OOP
14 30 (7.04%) SDLC
15 28 (6.57%) Migration
16 26 (6.10%) Automated Testing
17 23 (5.40%) BDD
18 20 (4.69%) Data Modelling
19 17 (3.99%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 202 (47.42%) SQL
2 156 (36.62%) C#
3 145 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 101 (23.71%) T-SQL
5 96 (22.54%) Java
6 46 (10.80%) PHP
7 41 (9.62%) VB.NET
8 17 (3.99%) Ruby
9 14 (3.29%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.58%) Python
11 6 (1.41%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.17%) C++
13 3 (0.70%) C
13 3 (0.70%) VB
13 3 (0.70%) Groovy
13 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.70%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (6.34%) Degree
2 8 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.41%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 71 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 67 (15.73%) Oracle
3 21 (4.93%) Zend
4 14 (3.29%) Sitecore
4 14 (3.29%) Tableau
5 7 (1.64%) IBM
6 6 (1.41%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.41%) hybris
6 6 (1.41%) ATG
7 4 (0.94%) BEA
8 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.47%) Cognos
10 1 (0.23%) Google
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE + BONUS
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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