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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 151 236 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 37.66% 54.88% 41.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.62% 56.59% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 142 223 113
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
391 417 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.51% 96.98% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 341 375 282
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 17 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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.

1 273 (68.94%) .NET
2 241 (60.86%) C#
3 199 (50.25%) SQL Server
4 178 (44.95%) JavaScript
5 174 (43.94%) CSS
6 170 (42.93%) HTML
7 169 (42.68%) SQL
8 157 (39.65%) ASP.NET
8 157 (39.65%) jQuery
9 122 (30.81%) MVC
10 99 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 99 (25.00%) XML
11 76 (19.19%) Ajax
12 75 (18.94%) HTML5
13 74 (18.69%) Java
14 73 (18.43%) Microsoft
15 71 (17.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 70 (17.68%) TDD
17 69 (17.42%) CSS3
18 66 (16.67%) T-SQL
18 66 (16.67%) .NET Framework
19 61 (15.40%) VB.NET
20 60 (15.15%) Web Development
21 59 (14.90%) XHTML
22 54 (13.64%) Web Services
22 54 (13.64%) Windows
23 50 (12.63%) SOAP
23 50 (12.63%) MySQL
24 48 (12.12%) PHP
24 48 (12.12%) XSLT

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 40 (10.10%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.81%) Node.js
3 19 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (3.79%) CMS
5 14 (3.54%) WordPress
6 9 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.02%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.77%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.52%) Drupal
10 5 (1.26%) Jetty
10 5 (1.26%) CICS
10 5 (1.26%) IIS
10 5 (1.26%) Apache
11 4 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.01%) DNN
11 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 31 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.76%) MS Office
4 3 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.25%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 16 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.77%) Visualfiles
4 6 (1.52%) Magento
5 4 (1.01%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.26%) GitHub
2 2 (0.51%) Trello
2 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.84%) Internet
2 24 (6.06%) LDAP
3 14 (3.54%) HTTP
4 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.51%) LAN
4 2 (0.51%) VoIP
4 2 (0.51%) WAN
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (50.25%) SQL Server
2 50 (12.63%) MySQL
3 37 (9.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (5.05%) Relational Database
9 18 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (4.29%) RDBMS
11 15 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (3.79%) NoSQL
12 14 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (1.26%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (1.26%) Essbase
14 5 (1.26%) Oracle OWB
15 4 (1.01%) PowerCenter
15 4 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 14 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (3.28%) Subversion
6 8 (2.02%) NUnit
6 8 (2.02%) MSTest
7 7 (1.77%) Selenium
8 5 (1.26%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.26%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.26%) Moq
9 4 (1.01%) Hudson
9 4 (1.01%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.01%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.76%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Blend
11 2 (0.51%) JIRA
11 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
General
1 34 (8.59%) Finance
2 23 (5.81%) Marketing
3 19 (4.80%) Retail
4 7 (1.77%) Law
4 7 (1.77%) Legal
5 4 (1.01%) Music Industry
6 3 (0.76%) Games
6 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.76%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.51%) Automotive
7 2 (0.51%) Back Office
7 2 (0.51%) Advertising
7 2 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (68.94%) .NET
2 174 (43.94%) CSS
3 170 (42.93%) HTML
4 157 (39.65%) ASP.NET
4 157 (39.65%) jQuery
5 99 (25.00%) XML
6 76 (19.19%) Ajax
7 75 (18.94%) HTML5
8 71 (17.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (17.42%) CSS3
10 66 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 59 (14.90%) XHTML
12 54 (13.64%) Web Services
13 50 (12.63%) SOAP
14 48 (12.12%) XSLT
15 45 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 42 (10.61%) RESTful
17 35 (8.84%) WCF
17 35 (8.84%) REST
18 33 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 30 (7.58%) Mathematics
4 24 (6.06%) PKI
4 24 (6.06%) Smartcard
4 24 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 23 (5.81%) Mobile App
6 20 (5.05%) User Experience
7 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.52%) Tandem
7 6 (1.52%) Open Source
8 5 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.26%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.26%) iPhone
9 4 (1.01%) Replication
9 4 (1.01%) Clustering
10 3 (0.76%) VSAM
10 3 (0.76%) W3C
10 3 (0.76%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.51%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 54 (13.64%) Windows
2 42 (10.61%) Android
3 37 (9.34%) Apple iOS
4 24 (6.06%) BlackBerry OS
5 9 (2.27%) Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (30.81%) MVC
2 99 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (17.68%) TDD
4 60 (15.15%) Web Development
5 46 (11.62%) Software Engineering
6 38 (9.60%) E-Commerce
7 28 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (6.31%) Web Application Development
9 24 (6.06%) Cyber Security
9 24 (6.06%) CRM
10 23 (5.81%) OO
11 22 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 21 (5.30%) Scrum
13 20 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (5.05%) BDD
14 17 (4.29%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (3.79%) OOP
16 14 (3.54%) Workflow
16 14 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (3.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 241 (60.86%) C#
2 178 (44.95%) JavaScript
3 169 (42.68%) SQL
4 74 (18.69%) Java
5 66 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 61 (15.40%) VB.NET
7 48 (12.12%) PHP
8 29 (7.32%) C++
9 26 (6.57%) VB
10 16 (4.04%) Ruby
11 10 (2.53%) Delphi
12 8 (2.02%) Perl
13 7 (1.77%) VB6
13 7 (1.77%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.52%) COBOL
15 5 (1.26%) C
15 5 (1.26%) VBScript
15 5 (1.26%) VBA
15 5 (1.26%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.26%) JCL
Qualifications
1 21 (5.30%) Degree
2 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) MCSD
5 2 (0.51%) CCNA
5 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.02%) QA
2 7 (1.77%) SLA
3 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 73 (18.43%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.10%) Oracle
3 9 (2.27%) JBoss
3 9 (2.27%) Informatica
4 7 (1.77%) Adobe
4 7 (1.77%) Google
4 7 (1.77%) Twitter
4 7 (1.77%) LexisNexis
5 5 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.26%) NetSuite
5 5 (1.26%) Zend
5 5 (1.26%) Siebel
5 5 (1.26%) SAP
6 4 (1.01%) IBM
7 1 (0.25%) Progress
7 1 (0.25%) Apple
7 1 (0.25%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.25%) Telerik
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum + bonus, pension, share option ++
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, pension, h/c
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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