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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 169 200 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.33% 51.15% 44.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.42% 52.77% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 160 192 139
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,450 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
408 379 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.37% 96.93% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 360 348 320
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,400
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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 303 (70.96%) .NET
2 264 (61.83%) C#
3 231 (54.10%) SQL Server
4 202 (47.31%) SQL
5 201 (47.07%) CSS
6 198 (46.37%) HTML
7 196 (45.90%) JavaScript
8 179 (41.92%) ASP.NET
9 170 (39.81%) jQuery
10 127 (29.74%) MVC
11 119 (27.87%) XML
12 113 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
13 95 (22.25%) Ajax
14 93 (21.78%) Microsoft
15 89 (20.84%) T-SQL
16 87 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 86 (20.14%) HTML5
18 81 (18.97%) Java
19 79 (18.50%) CSS3
20 77 (18.03%) .NET Framework
20 77 (18.03%) XHTML
21 76 (17.80%) VB.NET
22 72 (16.86%) TDD
23 63 (14.75%) Web Services
24 62 (14.52%) XSLT
25 59 (13.82%) Web Development
26 58 (13.58%) SOAP
27 53 (12.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 52 (12.18%) Windows
29 49 (11.48%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (10.07%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.15%) Node.js
3 20 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 20 (4.68%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.98%) CMS
5 14 (3.28%) WordPress
6 7 (1.64%) Jetty
7 6 (1.41%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.41%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.17%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.94%) DNN
9 4 (0.94%) Drupal
9 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.94%) IIS
9 4 (0.94%) Apache
10 3 (0.70%) CICS
11 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.23%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 28 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.41%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.70%) MS Office
5 1 (0.23%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 18 (4.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.64%) Magento
3 7 (1.64%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.94%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.47%) GitHub
1 2 (0.47%) Trello
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.90%) Internet
2 24 (5.62%) LDAP
3 17 (3.98%) HTTP
4 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.47%) LAN
4 2 (0.47%) VoIP
4 2 (0.47%) WAN
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (54.10%) SQL Server
2 49 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 46 (10.77%) MySQL
4 40 (9.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (5.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (5.15%) Relational Database
10 21 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (4.68%) RDBMS
12 17 (3.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (2.58%) NoSQL
14 9 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
17 5 (1.17%) Essbase
17 5 (1.17%) Oracle OWB
18 4 (0.94%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 44 (10.30%) Visual Studio
2 24 (5.62%) Eclipse
3 17 (3.98%) Git (software)
4 14 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (3.04%) Subversion
6 12 (2.81%) NUnit
7 7 (1.64%) Selenium
8 6 (1.41%) Maven
8 6 (1.41%) Ant
8 6 (1.41%) MSTest
9 5 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.17%) Moq
9 5 (1.17%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.94%) Hudson
10 4 (0.94%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.70%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.70%) JIRA
12 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Blend
12 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.47%) Mercurial
General
1 34 (7.96%) Finance
1 34 (7.96%) Marketing
2 28 (6.56%) Retail
3 8 (1.87%) Advertising
3 8 (1.87%) Games
4 7 (1.64%) Law
4 7 (1.64%) Legal
4 7 (1.64%) Back Office
5 4 (0.94%) Music Industry
5 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.47%) Billing
7 1 (0.23%) Automotive
7 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (70.96%) .NET
2 201 (47.07%) CSS
3 198 (46.37%) HTML
4 179 (41.92%) ASP.NET
5 170 (39.81%) jQuery
6 119 (27.87%) XML
7 95 (22.25%) Ajax
8 87 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 86 (20.14%) HTML5
10 79 (18.50%) CSS3
11 77 (18.03%) .NET Framework
11 77 (18.03%) XHTML
12 63 (14.75%) Web Services
13 62 (14.52%) XSLT
14 58 (13.58%) SOAP
15 53 (12.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 46 (10.77%) RESTful
17 44 (10.30%) LINQ
18 36 (8.43%) REST
19 35 (8.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 35 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (7.03%) Mathematics
4 24 (5.62%) PKI
4 24 (5.62%) Smartcard
4 24 (5.62%) Blackberry
5 23 (5.39%) Mobile App
6 22 (5.15%) User Experience
7 8 (1.87%) iPhone
8 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.41%) Tandem
9 5 (1.17%) Open Source
9 5 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.94%) Replication
10 4 (0.94%) Clustering
10 4 (0.94%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.70%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.70%) VSAM
11 3 (0.70%) Social Media
11 3 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.18%) Windows
2 43 (10.07%) Android
3 35 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 24 (5.62%) BlackBerry OS
5 9 (2.11%) Linux
6 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (29.74%) MVC
2 113 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (16.86%) TDD
4 59 (13.82%) Web Development
5 45 (10.54%) Software Engineering
5 45 (10.54%) E-Commerce
6 31 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (6.79%) Scrum
8 27 (6.32%) CRM
9 24 (5.62%) Web Application Development
9 24 (5.62%) Cyber Security
10 23 (5.39%) OO
11 22 (5.15%) OWASP
11 22 (5.15%) Web Accessibility
11 22 (5.15%) Mentoring
12 20 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (4.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (3.98%) Dependency Injection
15 16 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (3.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 264 (61.83%) C#
2 202 (47.31%) SQL
3 196 (45.90%) JavaScript
4 89 (20.84%) T-SQL
5 81 (18.97%) Java
6 76 (17.80%) VB.NET
7 49 (11.48%) PHP
8 30 (7.03%) C++
9 26 (6.09%) VB
10 11 (2.58%) Ruby
11 9 (2.11%) Delphi
12 8 (1.87%) Perl
13 7 (1.64%) VB6
14 6 (1.41%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.41%) VBScript
15 5 (1.17%) VBA
15 5 (1.17%) C
16 4 (0.94%) Python
16 4 (0.94%) PHP5
16 4 (0.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (5.15%) Degree
2 6 (1.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.70%) MCITP
5 2 (0.47%) MCTS
5 2 (0.47%) MCSD
5 2 (0.47%) CCNA
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.23%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.87%) QA
2 7 (1.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.70%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 93 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 46 (10.77%) Oracle
3 12 (2.81%) JBoss
4 10 (2.34%) Google
5 9 (2.11%) Zend
5 9 (2.11%) Informatica
6 7 (1.64%) Adobe
6 7 (1.64%) LexisNexis
7 6 (1.41%) hybris
7 6 (1.41%) Demandware
7 6 (1.41%) ATG
7 6 (1.41%) Intershop
8 5 (1.17%) NetSuite
8 5 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.17%) Siebel
8 5 (1.17%) SAP
8 5 (1.17%) Twitter
9 3 (0.70%) IBM
9 3 (0.70%) Telerik
10 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
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