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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 175 184 137
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £36,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £39,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
3214 3542 2405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.17% 97.23% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2527 2820 1885
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) WCF
6 9 (42.86%) MVC
7 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 6 (28.57%) Finance
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (28.57%) TDD
10 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
10 5 (23.81%) WinForms
10 5 (23.81%) MySQL
10 5 (23.81%) Oracle
10 5 (23.81%) OOP
11 4 (19.05%) OO
11 4 (19.05%) CSS
11 4 (19.05%) HTML
11 4 (19.05%) jQuery
12 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (14.29%) Java
12 3 (14.29%) Python
13 2 (9.52%) Scrum
13 2 (9.52%) Broadband
13 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
13 2 (9.52%) Internet
13 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
13 2 (9.52%) RIA

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) SAS
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Broadband
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) WCF
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (23.81%) WinForms
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.76%) Java EE
8 1 (4.76%) Spring
8 1 (4.76%) EDI
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) RIA
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) OOP
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.52%) Android Development
6 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) Groovy
7 1 (4.76%) Scala
7 1 (4.76%) R
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Xamarin