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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 141 244 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 34.39% 43.88% 41.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.43% 44.85% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 129 229 146
Average salary £33,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
398 544 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.07% 97.84% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 325 482 315
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £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 28 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 205 (67.21%) .NET
2 190 (62.30%) C#
3 181 (59.34%) SQL Server
4 175 (57.38%) CSS
4 175 (57.38%) JavaScript
5 168 (55.08%) HTML
6 154 (50.49%) ASP.NET
7 142 (46.56%) jQuery
8 139 (45.57%) SQL
9 112 (36.72%) MVC
10 84 (27.54%) .NET Framework
11 75 (24.59%) Web Services
11 75 (24.59%) XML
12 70 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
13 68 (22.30%) Microsoft
14 63 (20.66%) SOAP
15 55 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
15 55 (18.03%) CSS3
16 53 (17.38%) T-SQL
17 52 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 50 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
19 48 (15.74%) VB.NET
20 46 (15.08%) E-Commerce
21 45 (14.75%) Ajax
21 45 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
22 40 (13.11%) XHTML
23 37 (12.13%) HTML5
23 37 (12.13%) XSLT
23 37 (12.13%) PHP
24 36 (11.80%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (4.59%) Node.js
2 8 (2.62%) CMS
3 7 (2.30%) Apache
3 7 (2.30%) WordPress
4 6 (1.97%) IIS
5 4 (1.31%) CICS
5 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.66%) Moodle
6 2 (0.66%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (5.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.95%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.64%) InDesign
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (5.90%) Magento
2 6 (1.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.66%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.33%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.30%) GitHub
2 6 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.97%) SaaS
3 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.95%) Internet
2 3 (0.98%) Skype
3 2 (0.66%) LDAP
4 1 (0.33%) FTP
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (59.34%) SQL Server
2 55 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (10.49%) MySQL
6 20 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.97%) Cognos Report Studio
10 6 (1.97%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 6 (1.97%) Cognos Transformer
11 4 (1.31%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.31%) OLAP
12 3 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (0.66%) DB2
13 2 (0.66%) Adabas
13 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 10 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (3.28%) Subversion
2 9 (2.95%) Eclipse
2 9 (2.95%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.30%) JUnit
3 7 (2.30%) Redmine
4 5 (1.64%) Xcode
4 5 (1.64%) CocoaPods
5 3 (0.98%) NUnit
6 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.66%) Moq
6 2 (0.66%) MSTest
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.66%) Selenium
7 1 (0.33%) JIRA
7 1 (0.33%) Maven
7 1 (0.33%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.33%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.33%) Sublime Text
General
1 34 (11.15%) Finance
2 17 (5.57%) Marketing
3 14 (4.59%) Retail
4 4 (1.31%) French Language
5 3 (0.98%) German Language
5 3 (0.98%) Italian Language
5 3 (0.98%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.66%) Back Office
6 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (67.21%) .NET
2 175 (57.38%) CSS
3 168 (55.08%) HTML
4 154 (50.49%) ASP.NET
5 142 (46.56%) jQuery
6 84 (27.54%) .NET Framework
7 75 (24.59%) Web Services
7 75 (24.59%) XML
8 63 (20.66%) SOAP
9 55 (18.03%) CSS3
10 52 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (14.75%) Ajax
12 40 (13.11%) XHTML
13 37 (12.13%) HTML5
13 37 (12.13%) XSLT
14 31 (10.16%) XSD
15 28 (9.18%) RESTful
16 23 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 18 (5.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.89%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.90%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.61%) iPhone
5 9 (2.95%) Streaming Music
6 8 (2.62%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.97%) User Experience
7 6 (1.97%) NHS
7 6 (1.97%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.64%) Animation
8 5 (1.64%) Replication
8 5 (1.64%) iPad
9 4 (1.31%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.98%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.98%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.66%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.18%) Windows
2 11 (3.61%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.28%) Android
3 10 (3.28%) Linux
4 7 (2.30%) UNIX
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.66%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (36.72%) MVC
2 70 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (15.08%) E-Commerce
4 31 (10.16%) SDLC
5 30 (9.84%) Software Engineering
6 28 (9.18%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (8.85%) Mentoring
8 26 (8.52%) Web Development
9 22 (7.21%) TDD
10 18 (5.90%) OO
10 18 (5.90%) Mobile Development
11 14 (4.59%) Web Application Development
12 13 (4.26%) Scrum
13 12 (3.93%) Web Design
13 12 (3.93%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (3.61%) Dependency Injection
15 10 (3.28%) OOP
15 10 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (2.95%) Unit Testing
16 9 (2.95%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 190 (62.30%) C#
2 175 (57.38%) JavaScript
3 139 (45.57%) SQL
4 53 (17.38%) T-SQL
5 48 (15.74%) VB.NET
6 37 (12.13%) PHP
7 36 (11.80%) Java
8 12 (3.93%) Python
9 10 (3.28%) VB
10 8 (2.62%) PHP5
11 7 (2.30%) COBOL
12 6 (1.97%) JCL
13 5 (1.64%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.64%) VBA
14 4 (1.31%) Ruby
14 4 (1.31%) VB6
15 3 (0.98%) Delphi
15 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (10.16%) Degree
2 6 (1.97%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.66%) MCP
3 2 (0.66%) MCDBA
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.31%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 68 (22.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.62%) Oracle
3 7 (2.30%) Adobe
3 7 (2.30%) Cognos
4 6 (1.97%) Google
4 6 (1.97%) Zend
5 5 (1.64%) Telerik
5 5 (1.64%) Apple
5 5 (1.64%) IBM
5 5 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.31%) Twitter
6 4 (1.31%) Sun
7 3 (0.98%) SAP
7 3 (0.98%) hybris
7 3 (0.98%) Red Gate
8 2 (0.66%) Siebel
8 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.66%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.33%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.33%) TIBCO
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