The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 175 145 141
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 9 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.24% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.25% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3563 2419 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.38% 95.39% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2833 1850 1940
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 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 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) BODI
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) DTS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) Flash
7 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
7 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.14%) Informatics
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 1 (7.14%) Android Development
8 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Volume Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Time Management
8 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft