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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 227 403 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 32.66% 42.33% 36.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.93% 43.38% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 209 379 238
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
669 929 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.26% 97.58% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 534 811 582
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 136 £33,000 -15.38% 21
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +2 12 £37,500 +7.14%
Coalville - 3 £37,500 -
Hinckley - 3 £40,000 - 2
Lutterworth +1 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Melton Mowbray 0 2 £23,000 -13.20% 2
Loughborough -9 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Market Harborough -1 1 - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 301 (62.32%) .NET
2 282 (58.39%) C#
3 243 (50.31%) CSS
4 242 (50.10%) SQL Server
5 236 (48.86%) ASP.NET
6 230 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 226 (46.79%) HTML
8 192 (39.75%) jQuery
9 185 (38.30%) SQL
10 183 (37.89%) MVC
11 146 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
12 99 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 91 (18.84%) .NET Framework
14 90 (18.63%) Web Services
15 88 (18.22%) XML
16 83 (17.18%) E-Commerce
17 79 (16.36%) PHP
18 76 (15.73%) VB.NET
19 74 (15.32%) Microsoft
20 73 (15.11%) MySQL
21 72 (14.91%) CSS3
22 67 (13.87%) TDD
23 64 (13.25%) T-SQL
24 62 (12.84%) SOAP
24 62 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
25 60 (12.42%) HTML5
26 55 (11.39%) Ajax
27 54 (11.18%) OO
28 52 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
29 50 (10.35%) Web Application Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (2.90%) Node.js
2 13 (2.69%) Apache
3 9 (1.86%) CMS
3 9 (1.86%) WordPress
4 7 (1.45%) IIS
5 4 (0.83%) CICS
5 4 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.62%) Joomla!
6 3 (0.62%) Drupal
7 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.41%) Moodle
7 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.21%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.21%) JBoss
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 26 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.48%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.66%) InDesign
4 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.41%) MS Office
4 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 39 (8.07%) Magento
2 7 (1.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.04%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.83%) SAP APO
5 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.41%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.21%) HFM
7 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.66%) GitHub
2 7 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.45%) SaaS
3 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (0.62%) Skype
3 2 (0.41%) LDAP
4 1 (0.21%) FTP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (50.10%) SQL Server
2 73 (15.11%) MySQL
3 62 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 50 (10.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.45%) Cognos Report Studio
11 7 (1.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 6 (1.24%) Cognos Transformer
12 6 (1.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 6 (1.24%) SAP HANA
12 6 (1.24%) SAP BW
12 6 (1.24%) SAP BI
13 5 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.31%) NUnit
3 15 (3.11%) MSTest
3 15 (3.11%) Moq
4 13 (2.69%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (2.69%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.48%) Subversion
6 11 (2.28%) Git (software)
7 9 (1.86%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.45%) JUnit
8 7 (1.45%) Xcode
8 7 (1.45%) CocoaPods
8 7 (1.45%) Redmine
9 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.62%) Selenium
9 3 (0.62%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.21%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.21%) WebSpeed
General
1 48 (9.94%) Retail
2 45 (9.32%) Finance
3 31 (6.42%) Marketing
4 18 (3.73%) Games
5 9 (1.86%) Back Office
6 4 (0.83%) Music Industry
6 4 (0.83%) French Language
7 3 (0.62%) German Language
7 3 (0.62%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.62%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (62.32%) .NET
2 243 (50.31%) CSS
3 236 (48.86%) ASP.NET
4 226 (46.79%) HTML
5 192 (39.75%) jQuery
6 99 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 91 (18.84%) .NET Framework
8 90 (18.63%) Web Services
9 88 (18.22%) XML
10 72 (14.91%) CSS3
11 62 (12.84%) SOAP
12 60 (12.42%) HTML5
13 55 (11.39%) Ajax
14 46 (9.52%) WCF
15 42 (8.70%) XHTML
16 37 (7.66%) XSLT
17 35 (7.25%) RESTful
17 35 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
18 30 (6.21%) XSD
19 23 (4.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (8.07%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.69%) iPhone
4 13 (2.69%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (2.28%) User Experience
6 10 (2.07%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.86%) Streaming Music
8 8 (1.66%) Graphic Design
8 8 (1.66%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.45%) Animation
9 7 (1.45%) Physics
9 7 (1.45%) iPad
10 6 (1.24%) E-Learning
10 6 (1.24%) NHS
10 6 (1.24%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.04%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.04%) Replication
12 4 (0.83%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.04%) Windows
2 20 (4.14%) Linux
2 20 (4.14%) Android
3 15 (3.11%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.45%) UNIX
5 4 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.41%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (37.89%) MVC
2 146 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (17.18%) E-Commerce
4 67 (13.87%) TDD
5 54 (11.18%) OO
6 50 (10.35%) Scrum
6 50 (10.35%) Web Application Development
7 43 (8.90%) Mentoring
8 40 (8.28%) SDLC
9 39 (8.07%) Software Engineering
10 38 (7.87%) Web Development
11 29 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (5.80%) Dependency Injection
13 26 (5.38%) BDD
13 26 (5.38%) Web Design
14 23 (4.76%) OOP
14 23 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (4.76%) Mobile Development
15 22 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
16 21 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 282 (58.39%) C#
2 230 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 185 (38.30%) SQL
4 79 (16.36%) PHP
5 76 (15.73%) VB.NET
6 64 (13.25%) T-SQL
7 42 (8.70%) Java
8 21 (4.35%) VB
9 16 (3.31%) Python
10 11 (2.28%) ABAP
11 10 (2.07%) VBA
12 9 (1.86%) VB6
13 8 (1.66%) PHP5
14 7 (1.45%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.45%) COBOL
15 6 (1.24%) C++
15 6 (1.24%) JCL
16 4 (0.83%) Ruby
16 4 (0.83%) C
17 3 (0.62%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 37 (7.66%) Degree
2 6 (1.24%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.41%) MCP
3 2 (0.41%) MCDBA
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.21%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.45%) QA
2 4 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.83%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (0.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 74 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.18%) Zend
3 13 (2.69%) Oracle
3 13 (2.69%) SAP
4 11 (2.28%) Adobe
5 8 (1.66%) Cognos
5 8 (1.66%) Google
6 7 (1.45%) Apple
7 6 (1.24%) IBM
7 6 (1.24%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.04%) Telerik
9 4 (0.83%) Sun
9 4 (0.83%) hybris
9 4 (0.83%) Twitter
10 3 (0.62%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.41%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.41%) Siebel
11 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicestershire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Ndaba Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum depending upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36500 - £44500 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 4 days ago