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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 166 142 139
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 7 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.43% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.44% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3714 2709 2394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.57% 96.10% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 2199 2062
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 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 17 (58.62%) C#
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
4 13 (44.83%) WinForms
4 13 (44.83%) Web Services
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (34.48%) XML
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle
8 9 (31.03%) OO
8 9 (31.03%) ETL
8 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (31.03%) Business Objects
8 9 (31.03%) Web Development
8 9 (31.03%) Ajax
8 9 (31.03%) BODI
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (31.03%) Dimensional Modelling
9 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (27.59%) MVC
10 7 (24.14%) Finance

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (31.03%) BODI
3 9 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) WinForms
3 13 (44.83%) Web Services
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 10 (34.48%) XML
6 9 (31.03%) Ajax
7 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
10 2 (6.90%) SOAP
10 2 (6.90%) JSON
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 2 (6.90%) REST
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (6.90%) WSE
10 2 (6.90%) LINQ
10 2 (6.90%) RESTful
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) DTV
2 2 (6.90%) Informatics
2 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Web Development
2 9 (31.03%) Dimensional Modelling
2 9 (31.03%) OO
2 9 (31.03%) ETL
2 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (27.59%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) OOP
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) OWASP
6 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) UML
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) PHP5
5 1 (3.45%) COBOL
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.45%) BEA
3 1 (3.45%) Micro Focus
Leeds
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Gym, Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago