The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 33 25 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.08% 8.83% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 8.83% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 29
Average salary £43,835 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.14% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior 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
392 385 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.24% 100.00% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 348 324 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Leicester region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 26 (59.09%) .NET
2 26 (59.09%) CSS
3 25 (56.82%) C#
4 20 (45.45%) jQuery
5 19 (43.18%) MVC
6 18 (40.91%) SQL
7 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET
8 15 (34.09%) PHP
8 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
10 13 (29.55%) OO
10 13 (29.55%) Symfony
10 13 (29.55%) OO PHP
11 11 (25.00%) VB.NET
12 9 (20.45%) XML
13 8 (18.18%) Magento
13 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
13 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
14 7 (15.91%) SilverStripe
14 7 (15.91%) Laravel
14 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
14 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 7 (15.91%) Linux
15 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
15 6 (13.64%) MySQL
15 6 (13.64%) WordPress
15 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (13.64%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) SilverStripe
2 6 (13.64%) WordPress
3 5 (11.36%) CMS
4 4 (9.09%) Drupal
4 4 (9.09%) Joomla!
4 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.27%) Apache
7 1 (2.27%) IIS
7 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Yammer
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.09%) PHPUnit
2 4 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) .NET
1 26 (59.09%) CSS
1 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 20 (45.45%) jQuery
3 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 13 (29.55%) Symfony
5 9 (20.45%) XML
6 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.91%) Laravel
7 6 (13.64%) Ajax
8 5 (11.36%) CSS3
8 5 (11.36%) Web Services
9 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (9.09%) Behat
9 4 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (6.82%) Doctrine
10 3 (6.82%) REST
10 3 (6.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) CentOS
2 4 (9.09%) Mac OS
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) MVC
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) OO
3 13 (29.55%) OO PHP
4 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.64%) Web Development
6 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) DevOps
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
7 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.82%) CRM
8 3 (6.82%) Matrix Management
8 3 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.55%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.55%) UML
9 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 25 (56.82%) C#
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 15 (34.09%) PHP
5 11 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VirtualBox
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Ansible
1 4 (9.09%) Plesk
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Telerik
3 4 (9.09%) Rackspace
3 4 (9.09%) Zend
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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