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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 37 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 23 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.94% 6.20% 5.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 6.35% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 19
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,626 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
455 362 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.64% 97.57% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 398 331 347
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 58 (71.60%) .NET
2 56 (69.14%) JavaScript
3 52 (64.20%) C#
3 52 (64.20%) CSS
4 43 (53.09%) SQL Server
5 41 (50.62%) HTML
6 40 (49.38%) SOAP
7 38 (46.91%) ASP.NET
8 36 (44.44%) jQuery
9 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
10 34 (41.98%) SQL
11 33 (40.74%) Web Services
12 29 (35.80%) XML
13 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (29.63%) REST
15 23 (28.40%) .NET Framework
15 23 (28.40%) TDD
16 22 (27.16%) Ajax
16 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (24.69%) SQL Server 2012
17 20 (24.69%) T-SQL
18 19 (23.46%) XHTML
18 19 (23.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 18 (22.22%) XSLT
20 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2005
21 16 (19.75%) LINQ
21 16 (19.75%) XSD
21 16 (19.75%) MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.88%) Jetty
2 8 (9.88%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.94%) DNN
4 3 (3.70%) Node.js
4 3 (3.70%) WordPress
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.47%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.23%) Drupal
6 1 (1.23%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) GitHub
1 1 (1.23%) Trello
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (53.09%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (24.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.88%) RDBMS
5 8 (9.88%) MySQL
6 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.64%) Selenium
4 6 (7.41%) NUnit
5 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.17%) CruiseControl
6 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
7 3 (3.70%) JIRA
7 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.47%) Subversion
9 1 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.23%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (4.94%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (71.60%) .NET
2 52 (64.20%) CSS
3 41 (50.62%) HTML
4 40 (49.38%) SOAP
5 38 (46.91%) ASP.NET
6 36 (44.44%) jQuery
7 33 (40.74%) Web Services
8 29 (35.80%) XML
9 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (29.63%) REST
11 23 (28.40%) .NET Framework
12 22 (27.16%) Ajax
13 19 (23.46%) XHTML
13 19 (23.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (22.22%) XSLT
15 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 16 (19.75%) LINQ
16 16 (19.75%) XSD
17 11 (13.58%) CSS3
18 10 (12.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.47%) Social Media
1 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.23%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.23%) SCORM
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.23%) Learning Management System
2 1 (1.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) TDD
2 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.75%) MVC
4 14 (17.28%) Web Development
5 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.11%) OOD
6 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.88%) CRM
8 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.17%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (4.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.94%) Web Design
9 4 (4.94%) OO
9 4 (4.94%) Scrum
10 3 (3.70%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.70%) BDD
11 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.47%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 56 (69.14%) JavaScript
2 52 (64.20%) C#
3 34 (41.98%) SQL
4 20 (24.69%) T-SQL
5 15 (18.52%) Java
6 6 (7.41%) PHP
7 4 (4.94%) VB
8 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.47%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) PowerHouse
10 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) JBoss
3 5 (6.17%) Siebel
3 5 (6.17%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.17%) NetSuite
4 3 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) Zend
5 1 (1.23%) Twitter
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