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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 36 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 27 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.00% 2.55% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 2.57% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 18
Median salary £52,000 £34,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.72% -31.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
441 389 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.00% 99.23% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 395 309 337
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 52 (86.67%) HTML
2 51 (85.00%) C#
2 51 (85.00%) .NET
3 46 (76.67%) CSS
4 43 (71.67%) SQL
5 42 (70.00%) JavaScript
6 39 (65.00%) ASP.NET
6 39 (65.00%) MVC
7 37 (61.67%) SQL Server
8 35 (58.33%) T-SQL
8 35 (58.33%) .NET Framework
8 35 (58.33%) jQuery
9 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
10 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (41.67%) Ajax
13 24 (40.00%) Web Services
13 24 (40.00%) XML
14 23 (38.33%) SOAP
15 22 (36.67%) XSD
15 22 (36.67%) XSLT
15 22 (36.67%) XHTML
15 22 (36.67%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (31.67%) HTML5
17 16 (26.67%) Unit Testing
18 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
19 14 (23.33%) User Experience
20 10 (16.67%) Degree
20 10 (16.67%) Telerik

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 6 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (61.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (36.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.67%) GIS
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) OLTP
6 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (5.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Automotive
2 1 (1.67%) Back Office
2 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (86.67%) HTML
2 51 (85.00%) .NET
3 46 (76.67%) CSS
4 39 (65.00%) ASP.NET
5 35 (58.33%) .NET Framework
5 35 (58.33%) jQuery
6 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (41.67%) Ajax
8 24 (40.00%) Web Services
8 24 (40.00%) XML
9 23 (38.33%) SOAP
10 22 (36.67%) XHTML
10 22 (36.67%) XSD
10 22 (36.67%) XSLT
11 19 (31.67%) HTML5
12 7 (11.67%) ADO.NET
12 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
12 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (10.00%) Silverlight
13 6 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) User Experience
2 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Xbox
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) MVC
2 16 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 7 (11.67%) MVVM
3 7 (11.67%) Web Development
4 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.67%) Image Processing
5 4 (6.67%) UML
6 3 (5.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (5.00%) OWASP
6 3 (5.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.33%) OO
7 2 (3.33%) SDLC
7 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.67%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 51 (85.00%) C#
2 43 (71.67%) SQL
3 42 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 35 (58.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.00%) XAML
6 5 (8.33%) C
7 4 (6.67%) Embedded C
8 3 (5.00%) Java
8 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.00%) Python
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) VBA
10 1 (1.67%) VBScript
10 1 (1.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) Telerik
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago