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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 39 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 22 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.47% 2.61% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.49% 2.63% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 24
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
401 418 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.75% 99.05% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 380 376 322
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 47 (90.38%) HTML
2 46 (88.46%) .NET
3 45 (86.54%) C#
3 45 (86.54%) JavaScript
3 45 (86.54%) SQL
4 38 (73.08%) CSS
4 38 (73.08%) MVC
5 37 (71.15%) ASP.NET
5 37 (71.15%) jQuery
6 30 (57.69%) .NET Framework
7 29 (55.77%) T-SQL
7 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
8 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
10 21 (40.38%) Ajax
10 21 (40.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (40.38%) Web Services
11 20 (38.46%) XML
11 20 (38.46%) SOAP
12 19 (36.54%) XSD
12 19 (36.54%) XSLT
12 19 (36.54%) XHTML
12 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (28.85%) HTML5
14 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
15 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
15 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
16 10 (19.23%) MVVM
16 10 (19.23%) User Experience

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 5 (9.62%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 21 (40.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.92%) GIS
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) OLTP
5 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (1.92%) NUnit
2 1 (1.92%) QUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.92%) Automotive
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (90.38%) HTML
2 46 (88.46%) .NET
3 38 (73.08%) CSS
4 37 (71.15%) ASP.NET
4 37 (71.15%) jQuery
5 30 (57.69%) .NET Framework
6 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (40.38%) Ajax
7 21 (40.38%) Web Services
8 20 (38.46%) SOAP
8 20 (38.46%) XML
9 19 (36.54%) XHTML
9 19 (36.54%) XSD
9 19 (36.54%) XSLT
10 15 (28.85%) HTML5
11 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
12 4 (7.69%) JSON
12 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
13 3 (5.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Xbox
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) MVC
2 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
3 10 (19.23%) MVVM
4 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.69%) Web Development
6 3 (5.77%) OO
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.85%) CQRS
7 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.85%) SDLC
8 1 (1.92%) API Testing
8 1 (1.92%) BDD
8 1 (1.92%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.92%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (1.92%) Front End Development
8 1 (1.92%) Image Processing
8 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.92%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (86.54%) C#
1 45 (86.54%) JavaScript
1 45 (86.54%) SQL
2 29 (55.77%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) Scala
5 1 (1.92%) VBA
5 1 (1.92%) VBScript
5 1 (1.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Telerik
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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