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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 36 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.63% 5.33% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 5.50% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 17
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,415 £43,500
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
399 382 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.32% 96.95% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 350 351 322
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 53 (73.61%) JavaScript
2 51 (70.83%) .NET
3 49 (68.06%) CSS
4 45 (62.50%) C#
5 37 (51.39%) HTML
6 36 (50.00%) SOAP
7 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
8 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (47.22%) jQuery
9 32 (44.44%) ASP.NET
10 30 (41.67%) Web Services
11 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
12 26 (36.11%) XML
13 25 (34.72%) SQL
14 24 (33.33%) REST
15 22 (30.56%) TDD
16 21 (29.17%) .NET Framework
16 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (26.39%) Ajax
18 18 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (23.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 16 (22.22%) MVC
20 16 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
21 15 (20.83%) XSLT
21 15 (20.83%) XHTML
22 14 (19.44%) Java
22 14 (19.44%) Web Development
23 13 (18.06%) LINQ
23 13 (18.06%) T-SQL
23 13 (18.06%) SharePoint

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (18.06%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) Jetty
2 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.56%) WordPress
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.56%) DNN
4 3 (4.17%) Node.js
5 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.78%) Apache
6 1 (1.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) Drupal
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.39%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) GitHub
1 1 (1.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) HTTP
2 5 (6.94%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (12.50%) MySQL
6 7 (9.72%) RDBMS
6 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.72%) Selenium
4 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.94%) CruiseControl
5 4 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 3 (4.17%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.17%) NUnit
6 3 (4.17%) Subversion
7 2 (2.78%) JIRA
7 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.39%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.39%) MSTest
8 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
1 3 (4.17%) Marketing
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (70.83%) .NET
2 49 (68.06%) CSS
3 37 (51.39%) HTML
4 36 (50.00%) SOAP
5 34 (47.22%) jQuery
6 32 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 30 (41.67%) Web Services
8 26 (36.11%) XML
9 24 (33.33%) REST
10 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (29.17%) .NET Framework
11 19 (26.39%) Ajax
12 17 (23.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (20.83%) XSLT
13 15 (20.83%) XHTML
14 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 13 (18.06%) LINQ
15 12 (16.67%) XSD
16 11 (15.28%) JSON
16 11 (15.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (2.78%) Social Media
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.39%) SCORM
4 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) TDD
3 16 (22.22%) MVC
4 14 (19.44%) Web Development
5 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
5 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.11%) OOD
7 8 (11.11%) CRM
8 6 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Scrum
10 4 (5.56%) Web Design
10 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.17%) SEO
11 3 (4.17%) OO
11 3 (4.17%) BDD
12 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 53 (73.61%) JavaScript
2 45 (62.50%) C#
3 25 (34.72%) SQL
4 14 (19.44%) Java
5 13 (18.06%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.72%) PHP
7 4 (5.56%) VB
8 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.39%) PowerHouse
9 1 (1.39%) Groovy
9 1 (1.39%) R
9 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) JBoss
3 5 (6.94%) Siebel
3 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.94%) NetSuite
4 3 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Zend
6 1 (1.39%) Twitter
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