The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 145 115 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 36.71% 29.87% 43.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.99% 29.87% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 139 113 198
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,886
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Developer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
392 385 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.24% 100.00% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 348 324 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Leicester region.

Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 174 (61.48%) JavaScript
2 161 (56.89%) .NET
3 146 (51.59%) C#
4 143 (50.53%) HTML
5 138 (48.76%) CSS
6 123 (43.46%) MVC
7 118 (41.70%) SQL Server
8 111 (39.22%) ASP.NET
9 105 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
10 104 (36.75%) SQL
11 103 (36.40%) jQuery
12 62 (21.91%) PHP
13 58 (20.49%) HTML5
14 55 (19.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 53 (18.73%) CSS3
16 51 (18.02%) SQL Server 2008
17 47 (16.61%) Front End Development
18 46 (16.25%) OO
18 46 (16.25%) E-Commerce
19 45 (15.90%) Microsoft
20 43 (15.19%) TDD
20 43 (15.19%) .NET Framework
21 41 (14.49%) WCF
21 41 (14.49%) XML
21 41 (14.49%) AngularJS
21 41 (14.49%) KnockoutJS
22 37 (13.07%) Web Development
23 36 (12.72%) Node.js
24 33 (11.66%) Symfony
24 33 (11.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (12.72%) Node.js
2 27 (9.54%) IIS
3 19 (6.71%) CMS
4 14 (4.95%) SilverStripe
5 13 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (4.59%) WordPress
6 7 (2.47%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.12%) Apache
7 6 (2.12%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.77%) Drupal
8 5 (1.77%) Joomla!
9 4 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.06%) CICS
10 3 (1.06%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.41%) MS Office
2 4 (1.41%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (5.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.35%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.89%) SaaS
2 7 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.47%) Sage Pay
3 6 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.77%) Office 365
5 4 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.41%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.41%) CloudFront
5 4 (1.41%) GitHub
5 4 (1.41%) Route 53
6 3 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.06%) Yammer
7 2 (0.71%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.71%) IaaS
7 2 (0.71%) PaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.77%) DNS
2 3 (1.06%) Skype
3 2 (0.71%) FTP
3 2 (0.71%) Internet
3 2 (0.71%) Modbus
3 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (41.70%) SQL Server
2 51 (18.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (10.95%) MySQL
4 29 (10.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.12%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.41%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.06%) DB2
12 3 (1.06%) Redis
12 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.71%) KDB
13 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.71%) UniData
Development Applications
1 30 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 28 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 21 (7.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.18%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.83%) Subversion
6 7 (2.47%) Jasmine
6 7 (2.47%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (2.47%) Mocha
6 7 (2.47%) Selenium
7 6 (2.12%) PHPUnit
8 5 (1.77%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.77%) QUnit
8 5 (1.77%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.06%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.71%) Grunt
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.71%) Yeoman
11 1 (0.35%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 22 (7.77%) Finance
2 19 (6.71%) Retail
3 17 (6.01%) Marketing
4 10 (3.53%) French Language
5 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.41%) Japanese Language
6 4 (1.41%) Russian Language
7 2 (0.71%) Front Office
7 2 (0.71%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.35%) Local Government
8 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (56.89%) .NET
2 143 (50.53%) HTML
3 138 (48.76%) CSS
4 111 (39.22%) ASP.NET
5 103 (36.40%) jQuery
6 58 (20.49%) HTML5
7 55 (19.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 53 (18.73%) CSS3
9 43 (15.19%) .NET Framework
10 41 (14.49%) AngularJS
10 41 (14.49%) KnockoutJS
10 41 (14.49%) WCF
10 41 (14.49%) XML
11 33 (11.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 33 (11.66%) Symfony
12 30 (10.60%) Web Services
13 24 (8.48%) Ninject
14 22 (7.77%) RESTful
15 19 (6.71%) Backbone.js
15 19 (6.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
1 31 (10.95%) User Experience
2 24 (8.48%) Streaming Music
3 20 (7.07%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.30%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.89%) EPoS
6 6 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.77%) AS400
7 5 (1.77%) NHS
7 5 (1.77%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.41%) iPhone
8 4 (1.41%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.06%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.06%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.06%) iSeries
9 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.06%) W3C
10 2 (0.71%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.71%) Xbox
11 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.95%) Windows
2 20 (7.07%) Linux
3 10 (3.53%) Android
4 8 (2.83%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.83%) Windows CE
5 6 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.12%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.77%) CentOS
6 5 (1.77%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.77%) Unix
6 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (43.46%) MVC
2 105 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (16.61%) Front End Development
4 46 (16.25%) E-Commerce
4 46 (16.25%) OO
5 43 (15.19%) TDD
6 37 (13.07%) Web Development
7 26 (9.19%) Domain-Driven Design
7 26 (9.19%) Web Application Development
8 25 (8.83%) Dependency Injection
9 24 (8.48%) Software Engineering
10 23 (8.13%) OO PHP
10 23 (8.13%) Scrum
11 19 (6.71%) Unit Testing
12 13 (4.59%) SDLC
13 12 (4.24%) SOA
14 11 (3.89%) SEO
15 10 (3.53%) CRM
15 10 (3.53%) Mentoring
15 10 (3.53%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 174 (61.48%) JavaScript
2 146 (51.59%) C#
3 104 (36.75%) SQL
4 62 (21.91%) PHP
5 32 (11.31%) Java
6 28 (9.89%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.24%) XAML
8 10 (3.53%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.47%) Python
10 5 (1.77%) Clojure
10 5 (1.77%) COBOL
10 5 (1.77%) RPG
11 4 (1.41%) C++
11 4 (1.41%) VB
12 3 (1.06%) Delphi
12 3 (1.06%) JCL
12 3 (1.06%) RPG III
12 3 (1.06%) RPG IV
12 3 (1.06%) Ruby
13 2 (0.71%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 25 (8.83%) Degree
2 4 (1.41%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.71%) MCAD
3 2 (0.71%) MCSA
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.77%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.77%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.71%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (1.77%) Ansible
1 5 (1.77%) Plesk
2 4 (1.41%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 45 (15.90%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.71%) Oracle
3 14 (4.95%) Telerik
4 8 (2.83%) SAP
4 8 (2.83%) Zend
5 7 (2.47%) Rackspace
6 6 (2.12%) IBM
7 5 (1.77%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.41%) Apple
9 3 (1.06%) ATG
9 3 (1.06%) Google
9 3 (1.06%) hybris
9 3 (1.06%) Twitter
10 2 (0.71%) Adobe
10 2 (0.71%) GigaSpaces
10 2 (0.71%) jBASE
10 2 (0.71%) Siemens
10 2 (0.71%) Solace
10 2 (0.71%) StreamBase
11 1 (0.35%) Software AG
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 Per Month Bonus and Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 38k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
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University of Leicester
Salary: Salary Grade 7 - £32,600 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: From £41,255 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, health, holidays...
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Maximise Recruitment
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicester
Mint
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leicester
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago