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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 30 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 29 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.82% 6.41% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.95% 6.68% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 15
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £46,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
417 554 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.12% 96.01% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 350 459 383
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 £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 47 (83.93%) JavaScript
2 45 (80.36%) jQuery
3 40 (71.43%) CSS
4 35 (62.50%) C#
4 35 (62.50%) .NET
5 29 (51.79%) HTML
6 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
7 26 (46.43%) SOAP
8 25 (44.64%) SQL
9 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 24 (42.86%) MVC
9 24 (42.86%) .NET Framework
10 19 (33.93%) Web Design
10 19 (33.93%) MySQL
10 19 (33.93%) Web Services
11 18 (32.14%) PHP
11 18 (32.14%) Ajax
12 17 (30.36%) XML
12 17 (30.36%) E-Commerce
13 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (25.00%) HTML5
14 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 14 (25.00%) XSLT
14 14 (25.00%) XHTML
15 12 (21.43%) LAMP
15 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (21.43%) Magento
15 12 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (21.43%) REST

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (17.86%) Apache
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.79%) DNN
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (33.93%) MySQL
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.57%) Redmine
5 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (80.36%) jQuery
2 40 (71.43%) CSS
3 35 (62.50%) .NET
4 29 (51.79%) HTML
5 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
6 26 (46.43%) SOAP
7 24 (42.86%) .NET Framework
8 19 (33.93%) Web Services
9 18 (32.14%) Ajax
10 17 (30.36%) XML
11 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (25.00%) HTML5
12 14 (25.00%) XSLT
12 14 (25.00%) XHTML
13 12 (21.43%) LAMP
13 12 (21.43%) XSD
13 12 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (21.43%) REST
14 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (10.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Graphic Design
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) MVC
2 19 (33.93%) Web Design
3 17 (30.36%) E-Commerce
4 12 (21.43%) SEO
4 12 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.07%) TDD
6 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.14%) OO
9 3 (5.36%) CRM
9 3 (5.36%) OOP
10 2 (3.57%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (3.57%) Android Development
10 2 (3.57%) iOS Development
10 2 (3.57%) OO PHP
11 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) JavaScript
2 35 (62.50%) C#
3 25 (44.64%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) PHP
5 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.14%) VB6
7 4 (7.14%) VB
8 3 (5.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe
2 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.57%) NetSuite
2 2 (3.57%) Siebel
3 1 (1.79%) Sun
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Cognos
Leicester, Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago