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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 137 191 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 32.78% 40.72% 45.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.66% 41.70% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 123 176 163
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,750 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,002
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
407 458 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.37% 97.65% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 321 397 333
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 179 (62.37%) .NET
2 170 (59.23%) JavaScript
3 165 (57.49%) C#
4 164 (57.14%) CSS
5 157 (54.70%) HTML
6 151 (52.61%) SQL Server
7 136 (47.39%) ASP.NET
8 128 (44.60%) jQuery
9 125 (43.55%) SQL
10 107 (37.28%) MVC
11 83 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
12 71 (24.74%) .NET Framework
13 60 (20.91%) Web Services
14 59 (20.56%) CSS3
15 58 (20.21%) Microsoft
16 55 (19.16%) XML
17 51 (17.77%) SQL Server 2008
18 49 (17.07%) SOAP
19 48 (16.72%) E-Commerce
19 48 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC
20 44 (15.33%) T-SQL
21 40 (13.94%) SQL Server 2012
22 38 (13.24%) HTML5
23 37 (12.89%) Ajax
24 35 (12.20%) VB.NET
25 34 (11.85%) SQL Server 2005
26 33 (11.50%) PHP
27 31 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
28 30 (10.45%) XHTML
28 30 (10.45%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 16 (5.57%) Node.js
2 12 (4.18%) CMS
3 9 (3.14%) IIS
4 6 (2.09%) WordPress
5 4 (1.39%) Apache
5 4 (1.39%) CICS
6 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.70%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.70%) Moodle
8 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (5.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.79%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.74%) InDesign
4 3 (1.05%) MS Office
5 2 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (4.88%) Magento
2 4 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.70%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.70%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.70%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.14%) GitHub
2 7 (2.44%) SaaS
3 6 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.05%) FTP
1 3 (1.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (52.61%) SQL Server
2 51 (17.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (13.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (11.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (9.06%) MySQL
6 15 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.39%) OLAP
11 3 (1.05%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.70%) DB2
12 2 (0.70%) Adabas
12 2 (0.70%) Cognos Report Studio
12 2 (0.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 2 (0.70%) Cognos Transformer
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.14%) Subversion
3 8 (2.79%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.74%) Xcode
5 5 (1.74%) Redmine
5 5 (1.74%) JUnit
5 5 (1.74%) CocoaPods
6 4 (1.39%) Selenium
7 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (0.70%) NUnit
7 2 (0.70%) Grunt
7 2 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.70%) Yeoman
7 2 (0.70%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.70%) MSTest
7 2 (0.70%) Moq
7 2 (0.70%) Mocha
8 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
General
1 30 (10.45%) Finance
2 17 (5.92%) Retail
3 16 (5.57%) Marketing
4 8 (2.79%) French Language
5 3 (1.05%) German Language
5 3 (1.05%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.05%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (62.37%) .NET
2 164 (57.14%) CSS
3 157 (54.70%) HTML
4 136 (47.39%) ASP.NET
5 128 (44.60%) jQuery
6 71 (24.74%) .NET Framework
7 60 (20.91%) Web Services
8 59 (20.56%) CSS3
9 55 (19.16%) XML
10 49 (17.07%) SOAP
11 48 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (13.24%) HTML5
13 37 (12.89%) Ajax
14 30 (10.45%) XHTML
15 29 (10.10%) RESTful
16 28 (9.76%) XSLT
17 24 (8.36%) XSD
18 23 (8.01%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
20 18 (6.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.01%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.88%) Streaming Music
3 14 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.83%) iPhone
5 7 (2.44%) User Experience
6 6 (2.09%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.09%) AS400
7 5 (1.74%) Replication
7 5 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.74%) NHS
7 5 (1.74%) Animation
7 5 (1.74%) iPad
8 4 (1.39%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.05%) iSeries
9 3 (1.05%) EPoS
10 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.35%) PMI
11 1 (0.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.06%) Windows
2 10 (3.48%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.79%) Android
4 6 (2.09%) UNIX
5 5 (1.74%) Linux
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (37.28%) MVC
2 83 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (16.72%) E-Commerce
4 28 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 26 (9.06%) SDLC
5 26 (9.06%) Web Development
6 25 (8.71%) Software Engineering
7 24 (8.36%) TDD
8 23 (8.01%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (6.97%) Mobile Development
10 17 (5.92%) OO
11 16 (5.57%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (4.88%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (4.88%) Web Application Development
13 12 (4.18%) Web Design
13 12 (4.18%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (3.83%) Unit Testing
15 10 (3.48%) Scrum
15 10 (3.48%) Mobile Application Development
16 9 (3.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 170 (59.23%) JavaScript
2 165 (57.49%) C#
3 125 (43.55%) SQL
4 44 (15.33%) T-SQL
5 35 (12.20%) VB.NET
6 33 (11.50%) PHP
7 28 (9.76%) Java
8 12 (4.18%) Python
9 10 (3.48%) VB
10 9 (3.14%) COBOL
11 8 (2.79%) PHP5
12 6 (2.09%) JCL
12 6 (2.09%) RPG
13 5 (1.74%) C
13 5 (1.74%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.74%) VBA
14 4 (1.39%) VB6
15 3 (1.05%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.05%) RPG IV
15 3 (1.05%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 27 (9.41%) Degree
2 5 (1.74%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) MCP
4 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.09%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 58 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.44%) Adobe
2 7 (2.44%) Oracle
2 7 (2.44%) Zend
3 6 (2.09%) JD Edwards
4 5 (1.74%) IBM
4 5 (1.74%) Apple
4 5 (1.74%) Telerik
4 5 (1.74%) Google
5 4 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.39%) SAP
6 3 (1.05%) Cognos
6 3 (1.05%) Sun
6 3 (1.05%) hybris
6 3 (1.05%) Twitter
7 2 (0.70%) Facebook
7 2 (0.70%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.70%) Siebel
8 1 (0.35%) Hyperion
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: to £40K basic + bonus (c15%), Pension, share option + many other benef
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 38k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £400 - 450 per day + Bonus + Expenses
Posted: 13 days ago