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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 23 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.06% 8.81% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 9.09% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 25
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £46,300
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
420 561 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.77% 96.89% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 360 494 298
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,265 £27,798 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 3 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 50 (74.63%) CSS
1 50 (74.63%) jQuery
2 49 (73.13%) HTML
2 49 (73.13%) JavaScript
3 44 (65.67%) .NET
4 43 (64.18%) SQL
5 42 (62.69%) C#
6 37 (55.22%) SQL Server
7 36 (53.73%) ASP.NET
8 33 (49.25%) SOAP
8 33 (49.25%) Web Services
9 32 (47.76%) XML
10 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
10 30 (44.78%) .NET Framework
11 27 (40.30%) Ajax
12 26 (38.81%) XSLT
13 25 (37.31%) T-SQL
13 25 (37.31%) XHTML
13 25 (37.31%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (32.84%) XSD
14 22 (32.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (32.84%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (31.34%) MVC
16 15 (22.39%) MySQL
17 14 (20.90%) PHP
17 14 (20.90%) HTML5
18 13 (19.40%) E-Commerce
19 11 (16.42%) Magento
20 10 (14.93%) Web Design
20 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (11.94%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Magento
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (55.22%) SQL Server
2 25 (37.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (32.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (32.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (22.39%) MySQL
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) Redmine
3 3 (4.48%) JUnit
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) French Language
3 1 (1.49%) German Language
3 1 (1.49%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (74.63%) CSS
1 50 (74.63%) jQuery
2 49 (73.13%) HTML
3 44 (65.67%) .NET
4 36 (53.73%) ASP.NET
5 33 (49.25%) SOAP
5 33 (49.25%) Web Services
6 32 (47.76%) XML
7 30 (44.78%) .NET Framework
8 27 (40.30%) Ajax
9 26 (38.81%) XSLT
10 25 (37.31%) XHTML
11 22 (32.84%) XSD
12 14 (20.90%) HTML5
13 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (11.94%) LAMP
14 7 (10.45%) CSS3
15 5 (7.46%) RESTful
15 5 (7.46%) REST
16 3 (4.48%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Graphic Design
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.99%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) MVC
2 13 (19.40%) E-Commerce
3 10 (14.93%) Web Design
4 8 (11.94%) SEO
4 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.97%) OOP
9 3 (4.48%) ERP
9 3 (4.48%) Migration
9 3 (4.48%) ETL
9 3 (4.48%) TDD
9 3 (4.48%) Logistics
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) Matrix Management
9 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.48%) Data Architecture
9 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 49 (73.13%) JavaScript
2 43 (64.18%) SQL
3 42 (62.69%) C#
4 25 (37.31%) T-SQL
5 14 (20.90%) PHP
6 4 (5.97%) Java
7 3 (4.48%) VB
7 3 (4.48%) VBA
7 3 (4.48%) PHP5
7 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Business Objects
2 3 (4.48%) Zend
2 3 (4.48%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.99%) Siebel
3 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.99%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.49%) Sun
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos
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