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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 166 174 147
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 7 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.14% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 11
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
3324 3543 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.02% 96.99% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2625 2871 2115
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 31 (93.94%) C#
1 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 20 (60.61%) WCF
5 19 (57.58%) SQL
5 19 (57.58%) MVC
6 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (45.45%) OOP
8 13 (39.39%) Finance
8 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
8 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (33.33%) WPF
9 11 (33.33%) Scrum
10 10 (30.30%) WinForms
10 10 (30.30%) MySQL
11 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
13 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (21.21%) Oracle
13 7 (21.21%) VB.NET
14 6 (18.18%) XML
14 6 (18.18%) UML
14 6 (18.18%) Open Source
14 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
15 5 (15.15%) SoapUI
15 5 (15.15%) Big Data

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.15%) Moq
2 5 (15.15%) SoapUI
2 5 (15.15%) ReSharper
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 20 (60.61%) WCF
4 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
6 11 (33.33%) WPF
7 10 (30.30%) WinForms
8 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
9 6 (18.18%) XML
10 5 (15.15%) REST
11 3 (9.09%) jQuery
11 3 (9.09%) CSS
12 2 (6.06%) HTML
12 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (6.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (3.03%) LINQ
13 1 (3.03%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Open Source
1 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.15%) NHS
2 5 (15.15%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) MVC
2 15 (45.45%) OOP
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (18.18%) UML
7 5 (15.15%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) TDD
9 2 (6.06%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) SOA
10 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) VB.NET
4 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Apple
4 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.06%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Competitive Basic Salary plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago