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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 231 405 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.00% 43.45% 33.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.27% 44.70% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 214 389 214
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
674 906 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.29% 97.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 579 803 596
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 0 151 £36,550 -8.62% 19
Lutterworth +1 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch 0 8 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Coalville - 7 £38,000 - 1
Hinckley - 6 £47,500 -
Loughborough -5 4 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Market Harborough +2 1 - - 2
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 317 (69.67%) .NET
2 293 (64.40%) C#
3 257 (56.48%) SQL Server
4 240 (52.75%) ASP.NET
5 230 (50.55%) JavaScript
6 213 (46.81%) CSS
7 205 (45.05%) HTML
8 193 (42.42%) SQL
8 193 (42.42%) jQuery
9 170 (37.36%) MVC
10 123 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
11 113 (24.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 107 (23.52%) XML
13 98 (21.54%) VB.NET
14 96 (21.10%) Web Services
15 91 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 83 (18.24%) Microsoft
17 73 (16.04%) T-SQL
18 70 (15.38%) SOAP
19 69 (15.16%) Ajax
20 67 (14.73%) MySQL
21 66 (14.51%) SQL Server 2008
22 65 (14.29%) TDD
23 62 (13.63%) PHP
24 61 (13.41%) CSS3
25 60 (13.19%) SQL Server 2012
26 57 (12.53%) Web Application Development
27 56 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
28 54 (11.87%) HTML5
29 52 (11.43%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.74%) Apache
2 14 (3.08%) Node.js
3 10 (2.20%) CMS
4 6 (1.32%) WordPress
5 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.66%) IIS
6 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.66%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.44%) Moodle
7 2 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.44%) Drupal
7 2 (0.44%) DNN
7 2 (0.44%) JBoss
7 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) CICS
8 1 (0.22%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.20%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.32%) InDesign
4 3 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.66%) MS Office
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 27 (5.93%) Magento
2 8 (1.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.44%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) HFM
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.88%) GitHub
2 3 (0.66%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.93%) Internet
2 6 (1.32%) LDAP
3 3 (0.66%) SMTP
3 3 (0.66%) SMPP
3 3 (0.66%) Intranet
3 3 (0.66%) Skype
4 2 (0.44%) CTI
5 1 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (56.48%) SQL Server
2 67 (14.73%) MySQL
3 66 (14.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (13.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 56 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.42%) NoSQL
10 10 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.76%) Cognos Report Studio
11 8 (1.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 7 (1.54%) Cognos Transformer
13 5 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.66%) OLAP
15 2 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (0.44%) OLAP Cube
15 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.44%) Adabas
15 2 (0.44%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 21 (4.62%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.74%) Subversion
4 12 (2.64%) NUnit
5 10 (2.20%) MSTest
5 10 (2.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (2.20%) Moq
5 10 (2.20%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.98%) JUnit
6 9 (1.98%) Redmine
7 8 (1.76%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.88%) Xcode
9 2 (0.44%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.44%) Selenium
9 2 (0.44%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.44%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.22%) Maven
10 1 (0.22%) WebSpeed
General
1 49 (10.77%) Finance
2 36 (7.91%) Retail
3 15 (3.30%) Marketing
4 14 (3.08%) Back Office
5 13 (2.86%) Games
6 8 (1.76%) Music Industry
7 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.66%) Local Government
8 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (69.67%) .NET
2 240 (52.75%) ASP.NET
3 213 (46.81%) CSS
4 205 (45.05%) HTML
5 193 (42.42%) jQuery
6 113 (24.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 107 (23.52%) XML
8 96 (21.10%) Web Services
9 91 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 70 (15.38%) SOAP
11 69 (15.16%) Ajax
12 61 (13.41%) CSS3
13 54 (11.87%) HTML5
14 51 (11.21%) XSLT
15 49 (10.77%) XHTML
16 38 (8.35%) XSD
17 37 (8.13%) WCF
18 31 (6.81%) RESTful
19 27 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
20 23 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.27%) Mobile App
3 23 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 20 (4.40%) Mathematics
5 16 (3.52%) Graphic Design
6 12 (2.64%) Smartcard
7 11 (2.42%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (2.42%) User Experience
8 8 (1.76%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.54%) Physics
10 6 (1.32%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.32%) E-Learning
10 6 (1.32%) PKI
11 4 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.88%) Replication
11 4 (0.88%) Tandem
12 3 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (0.66%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.66%) NHS
12 3 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.57%) Windows
2 25 (5.49%) Linux
3 21 (4.62%) Android
4 16 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.64%) UNIX
6 6 (1.32%) BlackBerry OS
7 4 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.66%) AIX
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (37.36%) MVC
2 123 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (14.29%) TDD
4 57 (12.53%) Web Application Development
5 52 (11.43%) OO
6 48 (10.55%) Software Engineering
7 45 (9.89%) E-Commerce
8 44 (9.67%) SDLC
9 43 (9.45%) Scrum
10 40 (8.79%) Web Development
11 37 (8.13%) BDD
12 35 (7.69%) Web Design
13 32 (7.03%) Mentoring
14 29 (6.37%) Performance Tuning
15 27 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (4.84%) Dependency Injection
17 21 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (3.30%) SEO
18 15 (3.30%) Domain-Driven Design
18 15 (3.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 293 (64.40%) C#
2 230 (50.55%) JavaScript
3 193 (42.42%) SQL
4 98 (21.54%) VB.NET
5 73 (16.04%) T-SQL
6 62 (13.63%) PHP
7 45 (9.89%) Java
8 31 (6.81%) VB
9 16 (3.52%) VB6
10 13 (2.86%) Python
11 11 (2.42%) Ruby
12 10 (2.20%) C++
13 5 (1.10%) Perl
13 5 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.88%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.66%) XAML
15 3 (0.66%) AWK
15 3 (0.66%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.66%) JCL
15 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (6.15%) Degree
2 8 (1.76%) Sun Certification
3 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.44%) MCDBA
4 2 (0.44%) MCP
5 1 (0.22%) OCPJWCD
5 1 (0.22%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.22%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.22%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.32%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.88%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 83 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.96%) Oracle
3 9 (1.98%) Cognos
3 9 (1.98%) Adobe
4 8 (1.76%) Zend
5 6 (1.32%) Sun
6 5 (1.10%) Google
6 5 (1.10%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.88%) Twitter
8 3 (0.66%) IBM
8 3 (0.66%) Apple
8 3 (0.66%) SAP
8 3 (0.66%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.66%) Red Gate
9 2 (0.44%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.44%) Siebel
9 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.44%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.22%) Progress
10 1 (0.22%) webMethods
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