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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 37 82 68
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 211 112 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.97% 3.06% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% 3.16% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 180 97 83
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
3365 3540 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.19% 96.56% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 2719 1908
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 272 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (44.74%) .NET
3 175 (41.87%) SQL
4 149 (35.65%) C#
5 148 (35.41%) SQL Server
6 142 (33.97%) JavaScript
7 125 (29.90%) ASP.NET
8 114 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 113 (27.03%) MVC
10 100 (23.92%) TDD
10 100 (23.92%) HTML
11 95 (22.73%) Java
12 93 (22.25%) T-SQL
13 91 (21.77%) .NET Framework
14 87 (20.81%) CSS
15 71 (16.99%) E-Commerce
16 66 (15.79%) Scrum
17 65 (15.55%) MS Excel
17 65 (15.55%) ASP.NET MVC
18 64 (15.31%) Software Engineering
19 63 (15.07%) Microsoft
20 62 (14.83%) Business Intelligence
21 61 (14.59%) Continuous Integration
22 60 (14.35%) Entity Framework
23 59 (14.11%) Oracle
24 56 (13.40%) OO
25 52 (12.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 48 (11.48%) AngularJS
26 48 (11.48%) Visual Studio
27 46 (11.00%) Spring

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (4.55%) IIS
1 19 (4.55%) Apache
1 19 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.59%) Mule
2 15 (3.59%) Mule ESB
3 13 (3.11%) CMS
4 12 (2.87%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.44%) Drupal
7 5 (1.20%) Node.js
7 5 (1.20%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.96%) JBoss
9 3 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.72%) iPlanet
9 3 (0.72%) WordPress
9 3 (0.72%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.48%) Confluence
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 65 (15.55%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.02%) PowerPivot
3 10 (2.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.72%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.67%) Internet
2 4 (0.96%) HTTP
3 3 (0.72%) Intranet
4 2 (0.48%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (35.41%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (10.53%) MySQL
4 35 (8.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 17 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (4.07%) Data Mining
9 16 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (1.44%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.20%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.96%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.96%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.96%) Riak
Development Applications
1 48 (11.48%) Visual Studio
2 36 (8.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.74%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.83%) NUnit
5 15 (3.59%) JUnit
6 12 (2.87%) Toad
7 9 (2.15%) MSTest
8 8 (1.91%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (1.44%) Selenium
9 6 (1.44%) Subversion
10 5 (1.20%) Maven
10 5 (1.20%) JIRA
10 5 (1.20%) Moq
11 4 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.72%) JMeter
12 3 (0.72%) JBehave
13 2 (0.48%) TortoiseSVN
13 2 (0.48%) RSpec
13 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (9.33%) Retail
2 31 (7.42%) Finance
3 26 (6.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.15%) Games
5 8 (1.91%) Banking
6 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.24%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (44.74%) .NET
2 125 (29.90%) ASP.NET
3 100 (23.92%) HTML
4 91 (21.77%) .NET Framework
5 87 (20.81%) CSS
6 65 (15.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (14.35%) Entity Framework
8 48 (11.48%) AngularJS
9 46 (11.00%) Spring
10 44 (10.53%) XML
11 41 (9.81%) Hibernate
11 41 (9.81%) WCF
12 40 (9.57%) J2EE
13 37 (8.85%) REST
14 36 (8.61%) Web Services
15 32 (7.66%) jQuery
16 30 (7.18%) RESTful
17 28 (6.70%) HTML5
18 25 (5.98%) KnockoutJS
18 25 (5.98%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.46%) NHS
2 17 (4.07%) Visualisation
3 14 (3.35%) User Experience
4 13 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.67%) Cryptography
8 6 (1.44%) RIA
8 6 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.44%) iPhone
9 5 (1.20%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.96%) Informatics
10 4 (0.96%) DataPower
10 4 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.96%) Health Informatics
11 2 (0.48%) GIS
12 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.85%) Linux
2 28 (6.70%) Windows
3 14 (3.35%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.11%) UNIX
5 11 (2.63%) Android
6 1 (0.24%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 113 (27.03%) MVC
4 100 (23.92%) TDD
5 71 (16.99%) E-Commerce
6 66 (15.79%) Scrum
7 64 (15.31%) Software Engineering
8 62 (14.83%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (14.59%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (13.40%) OO
11 42 (10.05%) Coaching
12 40 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (8.61%) SDLC
14 33 (7.89%) Unit Testing
15 31 (7.42%) OOP
16 28 (6.70%) Data Modelling
17 27 (6.46%) CRM
18 26 (6.22%) Migration
19 25 (5.98%) Automated Testing
19 25 (5.98%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 175 (41.87%) SQL
2 149 (35.65%) C#
3 142 (33.97%) JavaScript
4 95 (22.73%) Java
5 93 (22.25%) T-SQL
6 40 (9.57%) PHP
7 22 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 18 (4.31%) Ruby
9 15 (3.59%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.63%) Python
11 8 (1.91%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.44%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.20%) C++
14 4 (0.96%) Groovy
15 3 (0.72%) Scala
15 3 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.72%) Perl
16 2 (0.48%) C
16 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (6.46%) Degree
2 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.96%) HL7
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (0.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 59 (14.11%) Oracle
3 22 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 21 (5.02%) Zend
5 17 (4.07%) Tableau
6 8 (1.91%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.91%) IBM
7 4 (0.96%) BEA
8 3 (0.72%) ATG
8 3 (0.72%) hybris
9 2 (0.48%) Cognos
10 1 (0.24%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32500 - £41500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago