The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 64 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.37% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 438 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.38% 97.55% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 469 387 301
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Software Developer
Leicestershire

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) LINQ
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) RESTful
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
7 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (25.00%) Billing
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Lync
7 3 (25.00%) Delphi
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) CRM
7 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (25.00%) WinForms
8 2 (16.67%) NUnit

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Lync
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) LINQ
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) WinForms
5 2 (16.67%) XHTML
5 2 (16.67%) XSD
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) MFC
5 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) Delphi
5 2 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago