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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 120 273 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 32.17% 48.75% 43.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.52% 49.91% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 120 245 139
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,800 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
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
369 547 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.93% 97.68% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 325 464 302
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 192 (68.82%) .NET
2 179 (64.16%) C#
3 152 (54.48%) SQL Server
4 132 (47.31%) jQuery
5 130 (46.59%) ASP.NET
5 130 (46.59%) CSS
6 120 (43.01%) JavaScript
7 118 (42.29%) HTML
8 111 (39.78%) SQL
9 107 (38.35%) MVC
10 70 (25.09%) XML
11 62 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 61 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
13 59 (21.15%) HTML5
14 55 (19.71%) TDD
14 55 (19.71%) Ajax
15 52 (18.64%) MySQL
16 51 (18.28%) Windows
17 49 (17.56%) CSS3
18 48 (17.20%) .NET Framework
19 47 (16.85%) Java
20 46 (16.49%) XHTML
21 45 (16.13%) PHP
21 45 (16.13%) Web Development
22 42 (15.05%) XSLT
23 41 (14.70%) ASP.NET Web API
24 40 (14.34%) T-SQL
25 39 (13.98%) VB.NET
25 39 (13.98%) Microsoft
26 37 (13.26%) RESTful

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (8.96%) Node.js
2 11 (3.94%) CMS
3 9 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.23%) WordPress
4 8 (2.87%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.15%) Apache
6 5 (1.79%) CICS
6 5 (1.79%) DNN
7 4 (1.43%) Drupal
7 4 (1.43%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.08%) IIS
9 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.36%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.72%) MS Office
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.87%) Magento
2 7 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.79%) Visualfiles
4 4 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.79%) GitHub
2 2 (0.72%) Trello
2 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.75%) Internet
2 19 (6.81%) LDAP
3 3 (1.08%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (54.48%) SQL Server
2 52 (18.64%) MySQL
3 23 (8.24%) NoSQL
3 23 (8.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (4.30%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (3.23%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.43%) Essbase
12 4 (1.43%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (1.43%) DB2
12 4 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (1.08%) Adabas
13 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (11.83%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.09%) Subversion
3 7 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.15%) Selenium
4 6 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.15%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.79%) Hudson
5 5 (1.79%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.79%) CruiseControl
6 4 (1.43%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Blend
7 3 (1.08%) MSTest
8 2 (0.72%) JIRA
8 2 (0.72%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.36%) Xcode
9 1 (0.36%) NUnit
9 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (10.04%) Finance
2 12 (4.30%) Retail
2 12 (4.30%) Marketing
3 5 (1.79%) Law
3 5 (1.79%) Legal
4 2 (0.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.36%) Automotive
5 1 (0.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (68.82%) .NET
2 132 (47.31%) jQuery
3 130 (46.59%) ASP.NET
3 130 (46.59%) CSS
4 118 (42.29%) HTML
5 70 (25.09%) XML
6 62 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (21.15%) HTML5
8 55 (19.71%) Ajax
9 49 (17.56%) CSS3
10 48 (17.20%) .NET Framework
11 46 (16.49%) XHTML
12 42 (15.05%) XSLT
13 41 (14.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 37 (13.26%) RESTful
15 36 (12.90%) Web Services
16 35 (12.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 30 (10.75%) SOAP
18 27 (9.68%) WCF
19 22 (7.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.32%) Computer Science
3 24 (8.60%) Mathematics
4 21 (7.53%) Mobile App
5 19 (6.81%) PKI
5 19 (6.81%) Smartcard
5 19 (6.81%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.51%) User Experience
7 6 (2.15%) Open Source
8 5 (1.79%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.79%) Tandem
9 3 (1.08%) VSAM
9 3 (1.08%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.36%) iPad
11 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 51 (18.28%) Windows
2 35 (12.54%) Android
3 33 (11.83%) Apple iOS
4 19 (6.81%) BlackBerry OS
5 9 (3.23%) Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (38.35%) MVC
2 61 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (19.71%) TDD
4 45 (16.13%) Web Development
5 32 (11.47%) E-Commerce
6 31 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 28 (10.04%) BDD
8 24 (8.60%) Web Application Development
9 21 (7.53%) Mentoring
10 19 (6.81%) Cyber Security
10 19 (6.81%) OO
11 18 (6.45%) Logistics
11 18 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.02%) OOP
14 13 (4.66%) Android Development
15 12 (4.30%) iOS Development
15 12 (4.30%) Mobile Application Development
15 12 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (3.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 179 (64.16%) C#
2 120 (43.01%) JavaScript
3 111 (39.78%) SQL
4 47 (16.85%) Java
5 45 (16.13%) PHP
6 40 (14.34%) T-SQL
7 39 (13.98%) VB.NET
8 24 (8.60%) C++
8 24 (8.60%) Ruby
9 22 (7.89%) VB
10 8 (2.87%) Delphi
11 6 (2.15%) COBOL
12 5 (1.79%) C
12 5 (1.79%) VBScript
12 5 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.79%) JCL
12 5 (1.79%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.43%) VB6
13 4 (1.43%) VBA
13 4 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (4.30%) Degree
2 6 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.36%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (0.36%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.36%) OCMJD
3 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.79%) SLA
2 2 (0.72%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 39 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.54%) Oracle
3 8 (2.87%) Twitter
4 7 (2.51%) Informatica
5 6 (2.15%) Adobe
6 5 (1.79%) LexisNexis
7 4 (1.43%) IBM
8 3 (1.08%) Google
8 3 (1.08%) Zend
9 2 (0.72%) Apple
9 2 (0.72%) SAP
10 1 (0.36%) Progress
10 1 (0.36%) Sun
10 1 (0.36%) Sage
10 1 (0.36%) Tableau
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Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare + bens
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