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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 195 357 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.50% 42.25% 43.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.34% 43.80% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 192 322 295
Average salary £37,750 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.65% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
688 815 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.04% 96.45% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 546 701 624
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,646 £45,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -2 112 £40,000 +5.26% 28
Loughborough -4 12 £32,750 -14.93% 1
Hinckley +3 8 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 7 £35,000 +57.30% 2
Market Harborough +3 6 £37,500 +4.89% 2
Lutterworth +3 5 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Melton Mowbray - 1 £21,000 - 2
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 330 (68.61%) .NET
2 288 (59.88%) C#
3 236 (49.06%) SQL Server
4 226 (46.99%) ASP.NET
5 216 (44.91%) JavaScript
6 207 (43.04%) HTML
7 204 (42.41%) jQuery
8 184 (38.25%) SQL
8 184 (38.25%) CSS
9 167 (34.72%) MVC
10 164 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
11 109 (22.66%) XML
12 97 (20.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 90 (18.71%) HTML5
13 90 (18.71%) TDD
14 89 (18.50%) MySQL
15 83 (17.26%) Software Engineering
15 83 (17.26%) Web Development
16 82 (17.05%) PHP
17 78 (16.22%) XSLT
18 75 (15.59%) Ajax
19 74 (15.38%) CSS3
20 70 (14.55%) XHTML
21 66 (13.72%) VB.NET
22 64 (13.31%) Finance
23 62 (12.89%) .NET Framework
23 62 (12.89%) Computer Science
24 61 (12.68%) Microsoft
25 59 (12.27%) Java
25 59 (12.27%) Mathematics

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 24 (4.99%) Node.js
2 14 (2.91%) Apache
3 13 (2.70%) CMS
4 11 (2.29%) DNN
4 11 (2.29%) WordPress
5 8 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.04%) Joomla!
7 5 (1.04%) Drupal
7 5 (1.04%) IIS
7 5 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.83%) CICS
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.42%) nginx
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.21%) JBoss
10 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.04%) MS Office
5 2 (0.42%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.21%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (3.95%) Magento
2 4 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.42%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.21%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.87%) GitHub
2 5 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.62%) SaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.61%) Internet
2 18 (3.74%) LDAP
3 4 (0.83%) Intranet
4 3 (0.62%) SMPP
4 3 (0.62%) SMTP
5 2 (0.42%) CTI
6 1 (0.21%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (49.06%) SQL Server
2 89 (18.50%) MySQL
3 29 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (4.57%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.66%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.04%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.62%) DB2
12 3 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.42%) PowerCenter
13 2 (0.42%) InterBase
13 2 (0.42%) Adabas
13 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.57%) Subversion
3 13 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.70%) Mercurial
4 12 (2.49%) JIRA
4 12 (2.49%) Redmine
5 11 (2.29%) Selenium
5 11 (2.29%) SoapUI
5 11 (2.29%) NUnit
5 11 (2.29%) CruiseControl
6 10 (2.08%) PHPUnit
6 10 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (1.66%) MSTest
7 8 (1.66%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.46%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.04%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.04%) Moq
9 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Blend
10 4 (0.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (0.62%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (13.31%) Finance
2 45 (9.36%) Retail
3 36 (7.48%) Marketing
4 8 (1.66%) Back Office
4 8 (1.66%) Legal
5 5 (1.04%) Local Government
5 5 (1.04%) Advertising
6 4 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 4 (0.83%) Music Industry
7 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.62%) Electronics
8 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.42%) Automotive
8 2 (0.42%) Law
8 2 (0.42%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (68.61%) .NET
2 226 (46.99%) ASP.NET
3 207 (43.04%) HTML
4 204 (42.41%) jQuery
5 184 (38.25%) CSS
6 109 (22.66%) XML
7 97 (20.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (18.71%) HTML5
9 78 (16.22%) XSLT
10 75 (15.59%) Ajax
11 74 (15.38%) CSS3
12 70 (14.55%) XHTML
13 62 (12.89%) .NET Framework
14 45 (9.36%) RESTful
15 44 (9.15%) Web Services
15 44 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (7.28%) WCF
16 35 (7.28%) DHTML
17 34 (7.07%) SOAP
17 34 (7.07%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.89%) Computer Science
2 59 (12.27%) Mathematics
3 52 (10.81%) Smartcard
4 49 (10.19%) Mobile App
5 39 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.74%) Blackberry
6 18 (3.74%) PKI
7 13 (2.70%) User Experience
8 11 (2.29%) Open Source
9 10 (2.08%) Tandem
10 9 (1.87%) FMCG
11 8 (1.66%) Graphic Design
12 7 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.83%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.83%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.62%) W3C
15 2 (0.42%) E-Learning
15 2 (0.42%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.42%) MPEG
15 2 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.43%) Windows
2 40 (8.32%) Android
2 40 (8.32%) Apple iOS
3 33 (6.86%) Linux
4 18 (3.74%) BlackBerry OS
5 8 (1.66%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.25%) UNIX
7 3 (0.62%) AIX
8 2 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (34.72%) MVC
2 164 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (18.71%) TDD
4 83 (17.26%) Software Engineering
4 83 (17.26%) Web Development
5 58 (12.06%) OO
6 57 (11.85%) E-Commerce
7 52 (10.81%) Cyber Security
8 51 (10.60%) Web Application Development
9 50 (10.40%) Scrum
10 43 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (7.48%) BDD
12 34 (7.07%) OOP
13 30 (6.24%) Web Design
14 28 (5.82%) Mentoring
15 23 (4.78%) Dependency Injection
16 22 (4.57%) Unit Testing
17 21 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (4.16%) Mobile Application Development
18 20 (4.16%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 288 (59.88%) C#
2 216 (44.91%) JavaScript
3 184 (38.25%) SQL
4 82 (17.05%) PHP
5 66 (13.72%) VB.NET
6 59 (12.27%) Java
7 39 (8.11%) T-SQL
8 34 (7.07%) VB
9 29 (6.03%) C++
10 24 (4.99%) Ruby
11 16 (3.33%) XAML
11 16 (3.33%) Python
12 10 (2.08%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.87%) VB6
14 8 (1.66%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.66%) C
15 7 (1.46%) Perl
15 7 (1.46%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.25%) Delphi
16 6 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (3.95%) Degree
2 8 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.62%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.42%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.21%) OCPJWCD
5 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.21%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.21%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.25%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.83%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 61 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.69%) Oracle
3 11 (2.29%) Sun
4 8 (1.66%) Adobe
4 8 (1.66%) Zend
5 7 (1.46%) IBM
6 6 (1.25%) Perforce
6 6 (1.25%) Twitter
7 5 (1.04%) Cognos
8 4 (0.83%) SAP
9 3 (0.62%) Informatica
9 3 (0.62%) Google
9 3 (0.62%) Apple
9 3 (0.62%) Facebook
10 2 (0.42%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.42%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.42%) Tableau
10 2 (0.42%) Appcelerator
11 1 (0.21%) Sage
11 1 (0.21%) MicroStrategy
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension + other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + great company, great bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Circa £40K + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago