The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 52 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 13 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.27% 5.72% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 5.77% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 31
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
395 364 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.25% 99.18% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 369 316 333
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 27 (75.00%) C#
2 27 (75.00%) .NET
3 26 (72.22%) HTML
3 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 24 (66.67%) MVC
5 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 19 (52.78%) CSS
7 18 (50.00%) jQuery
8 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
10 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
12 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
13 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (25.00%) HTML5
14 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
14 8 (22.22%) Web Services
15 7 (19.44%) XML
15 7 (19.44%) XSD
15 7 (19.44%) XSLT
15 7 (19.44%) XHTML
15 7 (19.44%) SOAP
15 7 (19.44%) User Experience
15 7 (19.44%) MVVM
15 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
15 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (19.44%) Ajax

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.78%) OLTP
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) QUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.78%) Electronics
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) HTML
3 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 19 (52.78%) CSS
5 18 (50.00%) jQuery
6 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
8 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
9 9 (25.00%) HTML5
10 8 (22.22%) Web Services
11 7 (19.44%) Ajax
11 7 (19.44%) SOAP
11 7 (19.44%) XHTML
11 7 (19.44%) XML
11 7 (19.44%) XSD
11 7 (19.44%) XSLT
12 3 (8.33%) JSON
12 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (8.33%) WinForms
12 3 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) MVC
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) MVVM
3 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) CQRS
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (2.78%) BDD
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.78%) Kanban
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Release Management
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 27 (75.00%) C#
3 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Xamarin
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