The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 158 155 143
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 20 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.58% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.61% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 15
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Software 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
3271 3129 2867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.12% 96.22% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2634 2451 2456
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Leeds region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 16 (59.26%) MVC
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (55.56%) WCF
5 13 (48.15%) WPF
5 13 (48.15%) Scrum
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
6 12 (44.44%) OOP
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) Finance
8 8 (29.63%) UML
8 8 (29.63%) Open Source
8 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) MySQL
10 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
10 6 (22.22%) Windows
10 6 (22.22%) REST
11 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
11 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
11 5 (18.52%) Moq

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) Moq
2 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
2 5 (18.52%) ReSharper
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (55.56%) WCF
4 13 (48.15%) WPF
4 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
5 10 (37.04%) XML
6 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (22.22%) REST
8 5 (18.52%) WinForms
9 3 (11.11%) Web Services
10 2 (7.41%) HTML
11 1 (3.70%) CSS
11 1 (3.70%) SOAP
11 1 (3.70%) jQuery
11 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Open Source
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (18.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) OOP
4 8 (29.63%) UML
5 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Kanban
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) OO
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Android Development
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Python
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
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