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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 47 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.55% 3.72% 8.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 3.76% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 32
Median salary £35,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,200 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £55,000 £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
393 399 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.75% 99.01% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 382 357 307
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 34 (89.47%) HTML
1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 32 (84.21%) SQL
2 32 (84.21%) .NET
3 30 (78.95%) C#
4 29 (76.32%) MVC
5 28 (73.68%) jQuery
6 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
6 25 (65.79%) CSS
7 23 (60.53%) .NET Framework
8 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
9 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
10 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
11 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (39.47%) Web Services
12 14 (36.84%) Ajax
13 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (34.21%) XML
13 13 (34.21%) XSD
13 13 (34.21%) XSLT
13 13 (34.21%) XHTML
13 13 (34.21%) SOAP
14 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
14 11 (28.95%) HTML5
15 9 (23.68%) MVVM
15 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
15 9 (23.68%) User Experience
15 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio

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 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) OLTP
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (2.63%) QUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.63%) Automotive
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 32 (84.21%) .NET
3 28 (73.68%) jQuery
4 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
4 25 (65.79%) CSS
5 23 (60.53%) .NET Framework
6 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (39.47%) Web Services
8 14 (36.84%) Ajax
9 13 (34.21%) SOAP
9 13 (34.21%) XHTML
9 13 (34.21%) XML
9 13 (34.21%) XSD
9 13 (34.21%) XSLT
10 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
10 11 (28.95%) HTML5
11 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
12 3 (7.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Xbox
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) MVC
2 9 (23.68%) MVVM
2 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.89%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) CQRS
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) SDLC
7 1 (2.63%) BDD
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.63%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.63%) Kanban
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.63%) Time Management
7 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 32 (84.21%) SQL
3 30 (78.95%) C#
4 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
Leicester, Leicestershire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago