The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 242 153 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.37% 34.08% 40.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.37% 34.93% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 225 140 133
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 438 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.38% 97.55% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 469 387 301
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
Leicestershire

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 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 375 (77.16%) C#
2 367 (75.51%) .NET
3 332 (68.31%) SQL Server
4 280 (57.61%) HTML
5 260 (53.50%) CSS
6 239 (49.18%) SQL
6 239 (49.18%) jQuery
7 238 (48.97%) JavaScript
8 236 (48.56%) ASP.NET
9 199 (40.95%) XML
10 175 (36.01%) Ajax
11 174 (35.80%) MVC
12 145 (29.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 134 (27.57%) Microsoft
14 130 (26.75%) HTML5
15 116 (23.87%) CSS3
16 105 (21.60%) XHTML
17 104 (21.40%) Web Services
18 103 (21.19%) Visual Studio
18 103 (21.19%) Web Development
19 99 (20.37%) XSLT
20 96 (19.75%) .NET Framework
21 82 (16.87%) Java
21 82 (16.87%) SQL Server 2008
22 81 (16.67%) SOAP
23 79 (16.26%) Android
24 78 (16.05%) Windows
25 77 (15.84%) E-Commerce
26 75 (15.43%) T-SQL
26 75 (15.43%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (5.35%) IIS
2 20 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.09%) CMS
5 14 (2.88%) Node.js
6 10 (2.06%) WordPress
7 9 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (1.23%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.62%) Jetty
9 3 (0.62%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.62%) Lync
9 3 (0.62%) Apache
10 1 (0.21%) Drupal
10 1 (0.21%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.21%) PrestaShop
10 1 (0.21%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 21 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.06%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.65%) Magento
2 6 (1.23%) SAP SRM
2 6 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.62%) Force.com
3 2 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.38%) LDAP
2 23 (4.73%) Internet
3 7 (1.44%) Intranet
4 6 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.03%) Modbus
6 4 (0.82%) HTTP
7 3 (0.62%) Firewall
7 3 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (68.31%) SQL Server
2 82 (16.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 53 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 40 (8.23%) MySQL
6 18 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (3.50%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.85%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.44%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.23%) OLAP
12 6 (1.23%) Big Data
12 6 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 103 (21.19%) Visual Studio
2 35 (7.20%) Eclipse
3 34 (7.00%) NUnit
4 23 (4.73%) Xcode
5 22 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (3.50%) PhoneGap
7 6 (1.23%) Maven
7 6 (1.23%) Subversion
7 6 (1.23%) Ant
7 6 (1.23%) Microsoft Blend
8 4 (0.82%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.62%) Selenium
10 2 (0.41%) JIRA
10 2 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.41%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.41%) Mocha
10 2 (0.41%) Flash Builder
11 1 (0.21%) Hudson
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 65 (13.37%) Retail
2 47 (9.67%) Finance
3 39 (8.02%) Marketing
4 20 (4.12%) Games
5 16 (3.29%) Back Office
6 7 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.44%) Advertising
7 3 (0.62%) Billing
8 2 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (75.51%) .NET
2 280 (57.61%) HTML
3 260 (53.50%) CSS
4 239 (49.18%) jQuery
5 236 (48.56%) ASP.NET
6 199 (40.95%) XML
7 175 (36.01%) Ajax
8 145 (29.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 130 (26.75%) HTML5
10 116 (23.87%) CSS3
11 105 (21.60%) XHTML
12 104 (21.40%) Web Services
13 99 (20.37%) XSLT
14 96 (19.75%) .NET Framework
15 81 (16.67%) SOAP
16 65 (13.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 63 (12.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 60 (12.35%) LINQ
19 58 (11.93%) RESTful
20 50 (10.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.76%) Computer Science
2 44 (9.05%) Mobile App
3 41 (8.44%) Blackberry
4 34 (7.00%) Mathematics
5 31 (6.38%) PKI
5 31 (6.38%) Smartcard
6 17 (3.50%) iPhone
7 7 (1.44%) Social Media
8 4 (0.82%) Replication
9 3 (0.62%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.62%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.41%) Statistics
10 2 (0.41%) Physics
10 2 (0.41%) NHS
10 2 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.21%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.21%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.21%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.26%) Android
2 78 (16.05%) Windows
3 67 (13.79%) Apple iOS
4 31 (6.38%) BlackBerry OS
5 19 (3.91%) Linux
6 4 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (0.82%) UNIX
7 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.62%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (35.80%) MVC
2 103 (21.19%) Web Development
3 77 (15.84%) E-Commerce
4 68 (13.99%) Scrum
5 63 (12.96%) Software Engineering
6 61 (12.55%) UML
7 60 (12.35%) OWASP
7 60 (12.35%) Web Accessibility
8 54 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 53 (10.91%) OO
9 53 (10.91%) TDD
10 37 (7.61%) Web Design
11 32 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (6.38%) Cyber Security
13 29 (5.97%) Unit Testing
14 28 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (5.35%) OOD
16 25 (5.14%) Web Application Development
17 24 (4.94%) Release Management
18 23 (4.73%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 375 (77.16%) C#
2 239 (49.18%) SQL
3 238 (48.97%) JavaScript
4 82 (16.87%) Java
5 75 (15.43%) T-SQL
5 75 (15.43%) VB.NET
6 62 (12.76%) PHP
7 45 (9.26%) C++
8 34 (7.00%) VB
9 29 (5.97%) Objective-C
10 14 (2.88%) VB6
11 8 (1.65%) VBA
11 8 (1.65%) Delphi
11 8 (1.65%) Perl
11 8 (1.65%) XAML
12 7 (1.44%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.44%) PHP5
12 7 (1.44%) C
13 5 (1.03%) PowerHouse
13 5 (1.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 55 (11.32%) Degree
2 18 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.06%) MCTS
4 9 (1.85%) MCSD
5 8 (1.65%) MCP
6 7 (1.44%) MCAD
7 4 (0.82%) MCITP
7 4 (0.82%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (0.82%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.41%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.41%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.41%) OCMJD
8 2 (0.41%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.35%) QA
Vendors
1 134 (27.57%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.76%) Oracle
3 18 (3.70%) Google
4 15 (3.09%) Adobe
5 10 (2.06%) Intershop
5 10 (2.06%) ATG
5 10 (2.06%) Demandware
5 10 (2.06%) hybris
6 9 (1.85%) Zend
7 7 (1.44%) Telerik
8 6 (1.23%) SAP
9 5 (1.03%) Siemens
9 5 (1.03%) Cognos
10 4 (0.82%) JBoss
11 3 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.41%) Informatica
12 2 (0.41%) Sun
13 1 (0.21%) Progress
13 1 (0.21%) MicroStrategy
13 1 (0.21%) Sage
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kind Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum Pension, BUPA, 28 days holiday
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £41,500 per annum + bonus (15% average) + share option + pensio
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £41,000 per annum + bonus (average 15%) + share option + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TheSmartList
Salary: £competitive salary dependent on experience
Posted: 23 days ago