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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 114 234 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 29.77% 42.86% 41.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.00% 44.32% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 113 204 145
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,733 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
380 528 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.22% 96.70% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 323 443 333
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 174 (67.97%) .NET
2 166 (64.84%) C#
3 139 (54.30%) SQL Server
4 137 (53.52%) jQuery
5 123 (48.05%) JavaScript
6 122 (47.66%) CSS
7 121 (47.27%) ASP.NET
8 112 (43.75%) HTML
9 109 (42.58%) MVC
10 98 (38.28%) SQL
11 66 (25.78%) XML
12 62 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 60 (23.44%) Ajax
14 57 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (22.27%) MySQL
15 52 (20.31%) HTML5
16 51 (19.92%) TDD
17 50 (19.53%) .NET Framework
18 48 (18.75%) Java
19 47 (18.36%) PHP
20 46 (17.97%) Windows
21 44 (17.19%) XHTML
22 41 (16.02%) XSLT
22 41 (16.02%) Web Development
23 39 (15.23%) CSS3
24 37 (14.45%) Web Services
24 37 (14.45%) VB.NET
25 36 (14.06%) ASP.NET Web API
26 34 (13.28%) SOAP
26 34 (13.28%) E-Commerce

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 23 (8.98%) Node.js
2 10 (3.91%) Apache
3 9 (3.52%) WordPress
4 7 (2.73%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.73%) CMS
5 6 (2.34%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.95%) DNN
7 4 (1.56%) CICS
7 4 (1.56%) Drupal
7 4 (1.56%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.17%) IIS
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.34%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.39%) MS Office
4 1 (0.39%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (5.08%) Magento
2 3 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.39%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.95%) GitHub
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.38%) Internet
2 18 (7.03%) LDAP
3 3 (1.17%) SMTP
3 3 (1.17%) SMPP
3 3 (1.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (54.30%) SQL Server
2 57 (22.27%) MySQL
3 21 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.73%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.95%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.17%) DB2
13 2 (0.78%) PowerCenter
13 2 (0.78%) InterBase
13 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.78%) Adabas
13 2 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.39%) Informix
Development Applications
1 32 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.03%) Subversion
3 11 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.73%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.95%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.95%) CruiseControl
5 5 (1.95%) Selenium
6 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Blend
6 4 (1.56%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.17%) Hudson
7 3 (1.17%) MSTest
8 2 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.78%) Xcode
8 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.78%) JUnit
8 2 (0.78%) JIRA
8 2 (0.78%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.78%) Redmine
8 2 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (8.20%) Finance
2 11 (4.30%) Marketing
3 9 (3.52%) Retail
4 2 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.39%) Advertising
5 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (67.97%) .NET
2 137 (53.52%) jQuery
3 122 (47.66%) CSS
4 121 (47.27%) ASP.NET
5 112 (43.75%) HTML
6 66 (25.78%) XML
7 62 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 60 (23.44%) Ajax
9 52 (20.31%) HTML5
10 50 (19.53%) .NET Framework
11 44 (17.19%) XHTML
12 41 (16.02%) XSLT
13 39 (15.23%) CSS3
14 37 (14.45%) Web Services
15 36 (14.06%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (13.28%) SOAP
17 33 (12.89%) RESTful
18 29 (11.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 23 (8.98%) WCF
19 23 (8.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.98%) Mathematics
3 20 (7.81%) Mobile App
4 19 (7.42%) Computer Science
5 18 (7.03%) PKI
5 18 (7.03%) Smartcard
5 18 (7.03%) Blackberry
6 9 (3.52%) Open Source
7 8 (3.13%) Graphic Design
8 6 (2.34%) User Experience
9 4 (1.56%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.78%) NHS
10 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.78%) VSAM
10 2 (0.78%) iPhone
10 2 (0.78%) iPad
10 2 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.97%) Windows
2 34 (13.28%) Android
3 33 (12.89%) Apple iOS
4 18 (7.03%) BlackBerry OS
5 16 (6.25%) Linux
6 6 (2.34%) UNIX
7 3 (1.17%) AIX
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (42.58%) MVC
2 57 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (19.92%) TDD
4 41 (16.02%) Web Development
5 34 (13.28%) E-Commerce
6 28 (10.94%) BDD
7 25 (9.77%) OO
7 25 (9.77%) Software Engineering
8 23 (8.98%) Web Application Development
9 22 (8.59%) Web Design
10 21 (8.20%) Mentoring
11 18 (7.03%) Logistics
11 18 (7.03%) Cyber Security
11 18 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (5.08%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (5.08%) Android Development
12 13 (5.08%) iOS Development
12 13 (5.08%) SEO
12 13 (5.08%) OOP
13 12 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 166 (64.84%) C#
2 123 (48.05%) JavaScript
3 98 (38.28%) SQL
4 48 (18.75%) Java
5 47 (18.36%) PHP
6 37 (14.45%) VB.NET
7 28 (10.94%) T-SQL
8 22 (8.59%) Ruby
8 22 (8.59%) VB
9 20 (7.81%) C++
10 6 (2.34%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.34%) Delphi
10 6 (2.34%) VB6
10 6 (2.34%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.95%) COBOL
11 5 (1.95%) Perl
11 5 (1.95%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.56%) JCL
13 3 (1.17%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (2.73%) Degree
2 6 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.78%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.39%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.39%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.39%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.39%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 33 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (2.34%) Adobe
3 6 (2.34%) Twitter
4 3 (1.17%) Apple
4 3 (1.17%) IBM
5 2 (0.78%) Informatica
5 2 (0.78%) Sun
5 2 (0.78%) SAP
5 2 (0.78%) Google
5 2 (0.78%) Zend
5 2 (0.78%) Tableau
6 1 (0.39%) Sage
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