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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 156 158 149
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 22 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.59% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.61% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
3518 3282 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.86% 96.25% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2856 2562 2333
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
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 26 February 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 37 (94.87%) .NET
2 36 (92.31%) C#
3 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 25 (64.10%) ASP.NET
5 24 (61.54%) MVC
5 24 (61.54%) WCF
6 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (51.28%) SQL
8 17 (43.59%) OOP
9 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (38.46%) .NET Framework
10 14 (35.90%) Finance
11 13 (33.33%) Scrum
11 13 (33.33%) WPF
12 12 (30.77%) MySQL
13 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
13 10 (25.64%) XML
13 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
13 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
13 10 (25.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (23.08%) WinForms
15 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (20.51%) Open Source
15 8 (20.51%) UML
15 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (17.95%) Oracle
17 6 (15.38%) REST
18 5 (12.82%) Moq
18 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.82%) Moq
2 5 (12.82%) SoapUI
2 5 (12.82%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 5 (12.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (94.87%) .NET
2 25 (64.10%) ASP.NET
3 24 (61.54%) WCF
4 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 13 (33.33%) WPF
7 10 (25.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (25.64%) XML
8 9 (23.08%) WinForms
9 6 (15.38%) REST
10 4 (10.26%) CSS
10 4 (10.26%) jQuery
11 3 (7.69%) HTML
11 3 (7.69%) Web Services
12 2 (5.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 1 (2.56%) HTML5
13 1 (2.56%) EDI
13 1 (2.56%) SOAP
13 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Open Source
1 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.82%) NHS
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
1 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) MVC
2 17 (43.59%) OOP
3 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (20.51%) UML
6 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (12.82%) Kanban
7 5 (12.82%) Analytics
8 4 (10.26%) OO
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
8 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.13%) SOA
10 1 (2.56%) Web Development
10 1 (2.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) C#
2 20 (51.28%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
4 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) VCP4
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Apple
4 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.13%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
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