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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 249 408 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 31.92% 46.58% 47.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.85% 48.06% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 244 378 289
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
758 849 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.18% 96.92% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 589 753 572
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 0 127 £37,500 +2.73% 26
Loughborough 0 16 £30,500 -3.93% 1
Lutterworth +4 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Market Harborough +2 12 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Melton Mowbray - 3 £31,000 - 2
Hinckley -6 2 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Coalville +6 1 £26,000 -25.71%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 1 £45,000 +102.24% 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 428 (71.21%) .NET
2 352 (58.57%) C#
3 288 (47.92%) SQL Server
4 272 (45.26%) HTML
5 271 (45.09%) ASP.NET
6 260 (43.26%) SQL
7 256 (42.60%) JavaScript
8 227 (37.77%) CSS
9 223 (37.10%) jQuery
10 193 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
11 181 (30.12%) MVC
12 163 (27.12%) XML
13 119 (19.80%) Software Engineering
13 119 (19.80%) HTML5
14 101 (16.81%) XSLT
14 101 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 101 (16.81%) Web Development
14 101 (16.81%) CSS3
15 96 (15.97%) Computer Science
16 94 (15.64%) TDD
17 88 (14.64%) Finance
18 86 (14.31%) XHTML
19 85 (14.14%) Microsoft
20 83 (13.81%) MySQL
21 80 (13.31%) PHP
21 80 (13.31%) Mathematics
22 77 (12.81%) VB.NET
22 77 (12.81%) Ajax
23 76 (12.65%) .NET Framework
24 75 (12.48%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 29 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.66%) Node.js
3 19 (3.16%) CMS
4 16 (2.66%) WordPress
5 13 (2.16%) Apache
6 11 (1.83%) DNN
7 8 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.00%) Joomla!
8 6 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.00%) IIS
9 5 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.83%) Drupal
9 5 (0.83%) CICS
10 4 (0.67%) JBoss
11 3 (0.50%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.50%) Lync
11 3 (0.50%) nginx
12 2 (0.33%) Jetty
13 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.50%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.50%) MS Office
5 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.17%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 17 (2.83%) Magento
2 10 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
3 7 (1.16%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.33%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.50%) GitHub
2 5 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.50%) SaaS
4 2 (0.33%) Office 365
4 2 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.66%) Internet
2 21 (3.49%) LDAP
3 6 (1.00%) HTTP
4 3 (0.50%) CTI
5 2 (0.33%) Intranet
5 2 (0.33%) LAN
5 2 (0.33%) WAN
6 1 (0.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (47.92%) SQL Server
2 83 (13.81%) MySQL
3 40 (6.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (6.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (4.83%) Relational Database
7 27 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (4.33%) NoSQL
9 23 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (3.16%) RDBMS
11 15 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.83%) PowerCenter
15 5 (0.83%) Oracle OWB
15 5 (0.83%) Essbase
15 5 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (8.99%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.16%) Visual Studio
3 22 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.83%) Subversion
5 15 (2.50%) Selenium
6 14 (2.33%) Mercurial
7 13 (2.16%) JIRA
8 11 (1.83%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.83%) NUnit
8 11 (1.83%) CruiseControl
8 11 (1.83%) SoapUI
9 10 (1.66%) Redmine
9 10 (1.66%) PHPUnit
10 9 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (1.33%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.33%) MSTest
12 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Blend
13 5 (0.83%) Moq
13 5 (0.83%) Hudson
14 4 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (14.64%) Finance
2 47 (7.82%) Retail
3 46 (7.65%) Marketing
4 14 (2.33%) Legal
5 12 (2.00%) Advertising
6 9 (1.50%) Multimedia
7 8 (1.33%) Law
8 4 (0.67%) Electronics
9 3 (0.50%) Back Office
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.33%) Automotive
10 2 (0.33%) Billing
10 2 (0.33%) Local Government
10 2 (0.33%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (71.21%) .NET
2 272 (45.26%) HTML
3 271 (45.09%) ASP.NET
4 227 (37.77%) CSS
5 223 (37.10%) jQuery
6 163 (27.12%) XML
7 119 (19.80%) HTML5
8 101 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 101 (16.81%) XSLT
8 101 (16.81%) CSS3
9 86 (14.31%) XHTML
10 77 (12.81%) Ajax
11 76 (12.65%) .NET Framework
12 56 (9.32%) WPF
13 55 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
14 52 (8.65%) RESTful
15 51 (8.49%) WCF
16 50 (8.32%) DHTML
17 48 (7.99%) Web Services
18 42 (6.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 96 (15.97%) Computer Science
2 80 (13.31%) Mathematics
3 63 (10.48%) Smartcard
4 49 (8.15%) Mobile App
5 48 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (3.49%) Blackberry
6 21 (3.49%) PKI
7 12 (2.00%) Tandem
8 11 (1.83%) User Experience
8 11 (1.83%) Open Source
9 10 (1.66%) FMCG
10 8 (1.33%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.83%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.83%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.50%) W3C
13 3 (0.50%) VSAM
14 2 (0.33%) Replication
14 2 (0.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.48%) Windows
2 42 (6.99%) Android
3 40 (6.66%) Apple iOS
4 30 (4.99%) Linux
5 21 (3.49%) BlackBerry OS
6 8 (1.33%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (30.12%) MVC
3 119 (19.80%) Software Engineering
4 101 (16.81%) Web Development
5 94 (15.64%) TDD
6 73 (12.15%) E-Commerce
7 63 (10.48%) Cyber Security
8 60 (9.98%) OO
9 46 (7.65%) Web Application Development
10 45 (7.49%) Scrum
11 41 (6.82%) OOP
11 41 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (5.82%) BDD
13 30 (4.99%) Mentoring
14 29 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (3.66%) OOD
16 21 (3.49%) CRM
16 21 (3.49%) Dependency Injection
17 20 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
18 19 (3.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 352 (58.57%) C#
2 260 (43.26%) SQL
3 256 (42.60%) JavaScript
4 80 (13.31%) PHP
5 77 (12.81%) VB.NET
6 71 (11.81%) Java
7 62 (10.32%) T-SQL
8 45 (7.49%) C++
9 29 (4.83%) VB
10 27 (4.49%) Ruby
11 23 (3.83%) XAML
12 18 (3.00%) Python
13 10 (1.66%) Delphi
14 9 (1.50%) C
15 8 (1.33%) VBScript
16 7 (1.16%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.16%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.00%) VBA
17 6 (1.00%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 35 (5.82%) Degree
2 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) MCSD
5 1 (0.17%) CCNA
5 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.17%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.16%) SLA
2 4 (0.67%) QA
3 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.50%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 85 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.15%) Oracle
3 11 (1.83%) IBM
3 11 (1.83%) Zend
4 10 (1.66%) Adobe
4 10 (1.66%) Sun
4 10 (1.66%) Informatica
4 10 (1.66%) Facebook
5 8 (1.33%) Twitter
6 7 (1.16%) LexisNexis
6 7 (1.16%) Cognos
6 7 (1.16%) Perforce
7 4 (0.67%) SAP
8 3 (0.50%) Siebel
8 3 (0.50%) Progress
8 3 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.50%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.50%) Google
8 3 (0.50%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.33%) Appcelerator
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