The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 44 76 55
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.83% 0.73% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 0.76% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Software 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
380 528 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.22% 96.70% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 323 443 333
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSD
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) XHTML
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) LINQ

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSD
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) XHTML
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) LINQ
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft