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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 139 262 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 36.20% 54.93% 42.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.07% 56.34% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 130 248 106
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £26,350 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
375 465 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.66% 97.48% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 327 418 251
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 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 31 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 255 (67.64%) .NET
2 225 (59.68%) C#
3 192 (50.93%) SQL Server
4 166 (44.03%) CSS
5 164 (43.50%) HTML
5 164 (43.50%) JavaScript
6 160 (42.44%) SQL
7 148 (39.26%) ASP.NET
8 146 (38.73%) jQuery
9 114 (30.24%) MVC
10 90 (23.87%) XML
11 89 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (19.36%) HTML5
13 70 (18.57%) Java
14 69 (18.30%) Microsoft
15 67 (17.77%) CSS3
16 66 (17.51%) Ajax
17 64 (16.98%) TDD
18 63 (16.71%) ASP.NET MVC
19 60 (15.92%) .NET Framework
19 60 (15.92%) T-SQL
20 59 (15.65%) Web Development
21 57 (15.12%) XHTML
22 55 (14.59%) Windows
22 55 (14.59%) VB.NET
23 50 (13.26%) MySQL
24 48 (12.73%) PHP
24 48 (12.73%) Web Services
25 46 (12.20%) XSLT
26 43 (11.41%) SOAP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 36 (9.55%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.10%) Node.js
3 17 (4.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (3.98%) CMS
5 14 (3.71%) WordPress
6 8 (2.12%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.12%) JBoss
6 8 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.86%) Joomla!
8 6 (1.59%) Drupal
9 5 (1.33%) IIS
9 5 (1.33%) CICS
10 4 (1.06%) Apache
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.06%) Jetty
10 4 (1.06%) DNN
11 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.27%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 34 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.86%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.80%) MS Office
4 3 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.27%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 14 (3.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.86%) Magento
3 7 (1.86%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.80%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) GitHub
2 2 (0.53%) Trello
2 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.55%) Internet
2 22 (5.84%) LDAP
3 13 (3.45%) HTTP
4 2 (0.53%) LAN
4 2 (0.53%) WAN
5 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (50.93%) SQL Server
2 50 (13.26%) MySQL
3 33 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (4.77%) Relational Database
10 17 (4.51%) NoSQL
11 15 (3.98%) RDBMS
12 14 (3.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (2.39%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
15 5 (1.33%) Essbase
15 5 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
16 4 (1.06%) PowerCenter
16 4 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (7.16%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.63%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.24%) Eclipse
4 15 (3.98%) Subversion
5 12 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.12%) MSTest
7 7 (1.86%) Selenium
8 6 (1.59%) NUnit
9 5 (1.33%) CruiseControl
9 5 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.33%) Moq
10 4 (1.06%) Hudson
10 4 (1.06%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.06%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Blend
12 2 (0.53%) JIRA
12 2 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.27%) MSBuild
General
1 32 (8.49%) Finance
2 21 (5.57%) Marketing
3 16 (4.24%) Retail
4 7 (1.86%) Law
4 7 (1.86%) Legal
5 4 (1.06%) Music Industry
6 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.53%) Advertising
7 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.53%) Back Office
7 2 (0.53%) Billing
8 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (67.64%) .NET
2 166 (44.03%) CSS
3 164 (43.50%) HTML
4 148 (39.26%) ASP.NET
5 146 (38.73%) jQuery
6 90 (23.87%) XML
7 73 (19.36%) HTML5
8 67 (17.77%) CSS3
9 66 (17.51%) Ajax
10 63 (16.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 60 (15.92%) .NET Framework
12 57 (15.12%) XHTML
13 48 (12.73%) Web Services
14 46 (12.20%) XSLT
15 43 (11.41%) SOAP
16 41 (10.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 38 (10.08%) RESTful
18 34 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (8.75%) WCF
20 30 (7.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.49%) Computer Science
3 28 (7.43%) Mathematics
4 22 (5.84%) PKI
4 22 (5.84%) Smartcard
4 22 (5.84%) Blackberry
5 21 (5.57%) Mobile App
6 18 (4.77%) User Experience
7 6 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.59%) Tandem
7 6 (1.59%) Open Source
8 5 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.33%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.06%) Replication
9 4 (1.06%) Clustering
10 3 (0.80%) VSAM
10 3 (0.80%) W3C
10 3 (0.80%) iPhone
10 3 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.53%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.59%) Windows
2 39 (10.34%) Android
3 36 (9.55%) Apple iOS
4 22 (5.84%) BlackBerry OS
5 7 (1.86%) Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (30.24%) MVC
2 89 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (16.98%) TDD
4 59 (15.65%) Web Development
5 43 (11.41%) Software Engineering
6 35 (9.28%) E-Commerce
7 29 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (6.63%) Web Application Development
9 24 (6.37%) Mentoring
10 22 (5.84%) Cyber Security
10 22 (5.84%) BDD
10 22 (5.84%) CRM
11 19 (5.04%) OO
12 18 (4.77%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (4.51%) Scrum
14 16 (4.24%) OOP
15 15 (3.98%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (3.98%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (3.71%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (3.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 225 (59.68%) C#
2 164 (43.50%) JavaScript
3 160 (42.44%) SQL
4 70 (18.57%) Java
5 60 (15.92%) T-SQL
6 55 (14.59%) VB.NET
7 48 (12.73%) PHP
8 27 (7.16%) C++
9 25 (6.63%) VB
10 18 (4.77%) Ruby
11 10 (2.65%) Delphi
12 6 (1.59%) COBOL
12 6 (1.59%) Perl
12 6 (1.59%) VB6
12 6 (1.59%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.33%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.33%) JCL
13 5 (1.33%) C
13 5 (1.33%) VBScript
14 4 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (5.57%) Degree
2 8 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) MCSD
5 2 (0.53%) CCNA
5 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.27%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.86%) SLA
2 3 (0.80%) QA
3 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.53%) COBIT
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.80%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 69 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 41 (10.88%) Oracle
3 9 (2.39%) Informatica
4 8 (2.12%) Adobe
5 7 (1.86%) Twitter
5 7 (1.86%) LexisNexis
6 5 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.33%) Google
6 5 (1.33%) NetSuite
6 5 (1.33%) Zend
6 5 (1.33%) Siebel
7 4 (1.06%) SAP
7 4 (1.06%) IBM
8 1 (0.27%) Progress
8 1 (0.27%) Apple
8 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.27%) Tableau
8 1 (0.27%) Telerik
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