The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 250 391 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.72% 41.55% 32.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.66% 42.92% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 227 362 201
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
701 911 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.36% 96.81% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 597 785 612
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Developer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 165 £39,500 -1.25% 24
Lutterworth 0 11 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hinckley - 8 £47,500 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Coalville - 5 £38,000 -
Loughborough -7 4 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 328 (74.21%) .NET
2 304 (68.78%) C#
3 253 (57.24%) SQL Server
4 241 (54.52%) ASP.NET
5 221 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 202 (45.70%) CSS
7 197 (44.57%) jQuery
8 193 (43.67%) HTML
8 193 (43.67%) SQL
9 166 (37.56%) MVC
10 127 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
11 116 (26.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 110 (24.89%) XML
13 92 (20.81%) VB.NET
14 87 (19.68%) Web Services
14 87 (19.68%) .NET Framework
15 82 (18.55%) Microsoft
16 71 (16.06%) Ajax
17 70 (15.84%) TDD
18 68 (15.38%) SOAP
18 68 (15.38%) T-SQL
18 68 (15.38%) MySQL
19 61 (13.80%) HTML5
19 61 (13.80%) SQL Server 2008
20 60 (13.57%) XSLT
21 59 (13.35%) PHP
21 59 (13.35%) CSS3
22 55 (12.44%) XHTML
22 55 (12.44%) Software Engineering
22 55 (12.44%) Web Application Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (3.85%) Apache
1 17 (3.85%) Node.js
2 7 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.36%) CMS
4 4 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (0.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.90%) DNN
5 3 (0.68%) IIS
6 2 (0.45%) JBoss
6 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.45%) WordPress
6 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.23%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 29 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.13%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.68%) InDesign
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (5.88%) Magento
2 8 (1.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.45%) GitHub
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.79%) Internet
2 9 (2.04%) LDAP
3 4 (0.90%) Intranet
4 3 (0.68%) SMTP
4 3 (0.68%) SMPP
4 3 (0.68%) Skype
5 2 (0.45%) CTI
6 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (57.24%) SQL Server
2 68 (15.38%) MySQL
3 61 (13.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (12.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (11.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.62%) NoSQL
8 14 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.81%) Cognos Report Studio
11 8 (1.81%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 7 (1.58%) Cognos Transformer
13 3 (0.68%) OLAP
14 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.45%) Adabas
14 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
15 1 (0.23%) Cognos Query Studio
15 1 (0.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 24 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.07%) Subversion
3 16 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.81%) Eclipse
5 8 (1.81%) NUnit
6 7 (1.58%) JUnit
6 7 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (1.58%) Redmine
7 6 (1.36%) Moq
7 6 (1.36%) MSTest
8 4 (0.90%) Selenium
8 4 (0.90%) CruiseControl
8 4 (0.90%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.68%) Xcode
9 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Blend
10 2 (0.45%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.45%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (10.63%) Finance
2 42 (9.50%) Retail
3 14 (3.17%) Back Office
4 11 (2.49%) Games
4 11 (2.49%) Marketing
5 8 (1.81%) Music Industry
6 5 (1.13%) Local Government
7 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) German Language
10 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (74.21%) .NET
2 241 (54.52%) ASP.NET
3 202 (45.70%) CSS
4 197 (44.57%) jQuery
5 193 (43.67%) HTML
6 116 (26.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 110 (24.89%) XML
8 87 (19.68%) Web Services
8 87 (19.68%) .NET Framework
9 71 (16.06%) Ajax
10 68 (15.38%) SOAP
11 61 (13.80%) HTML5
12 60 (13.57%) XSLT
13 59 (13.35%) CSS3
14 55 (12.44%) XHTML
15 37 (8.37%) RESTful
16 36 (8.14%) XSD
17 35 (7.92%) ASP.NET Web API
18 34 (7.69%) WCF
19 29 (6.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.79%) Mobile App
3 29 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 21 (4.75%) Smartcard
6 13 (2.94%) Graphic Design
7 10 (2.26%) User Experience
8 9 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.04%) PKI
9 8 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.58%) Open Source
11 6 (1.36%) Tandem
11 6 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.90%) E-Learning
12 4 (0.90%) Physics
12 4 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.68%) NHS
14 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (10.18%) Windows
2 25 (5.66%) Linux
3 22 (4.98%) Android
4 18 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.26%) UNIX
6 9 (2.04%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (0.68%) AIX
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (37.56%) MVC
2 127 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (15.84%) TDD
4 55 (12.44%) Software Engineering
4 55 (12.44%) Web Application Development
5 49 (11.09%) Scrum
5 49 (11.09%) OO
6 46 (10.41%) Web Development
7 42 (9.50%) BDD
8 41 (9.28%) E-Commerce
9 35 (7.92%) Web Design
10 29 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (6.56%) Mentoring
11 22 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
12 21 (4.75%) Cyber Security
13 20 (4.52%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (3.39%) SEO
16 14 (3.17%) Unit Testing
17 13 (2.94%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 304 (68.78%) C#
2 221 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 193 (43.67%) SQL
4 92 (20.81%) VB.NET
5 68 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 59 (13.35%) PHP
7 39 (8.82%) Java
8 36 (8.14%) VB
9 16 (3.62%) VB6
9 16 (3.62%) Ruby
10 14 (3.17%) C++
11 6 (1.36%) XAML
12 5 (1.13%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.13%) Python
13 4 (0.90%) VBA
13 4 (0.90%) Perl
13 4 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.68%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.68%) AWK
14 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (4.30%) Degree
2 7 (1.58%) Sun Certification
3 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.45%) MCP
4 2 (0.45%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.23%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.23%) OCPJWCD
5 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.23%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.58%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 82 (18.55%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.52%) Oracle
3 9 (2.04%) Cognos
4 6 (1.36%) Adobe
4 6 (1.36%) Sun
5 5 (1.13%) Sitecore
6 4 (0.90%) Twitter
7 3 (0.68%) IBM
7 3 (0.68%) Red Gate
7 3 (0.68%) Google
7 3 (0.68%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.45%) SAP
8 2 (0.45%) Siebel
8 2 (0.45%) Apple
8 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.45%) Zend
8 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.23%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.23%) webMethods
9 1 (0.23%) Tableau
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, dynamic environment
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits + professional training!
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 20-25k
Posted: Yesterday
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + it
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £39200 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago