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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 178 137 141
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.55% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +10.62%
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
3626 2530 2774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.69% 95.94% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2790 1986 2281
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 2 (15.38%) Coaching
7 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (15.38%) WPF

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) BODI
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) DTS
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) WPF
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) Flash
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Volume Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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