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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 319 324 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.00% 44.20% 41.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.81% 45.89% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 297 307 225
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
763 706 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.07% 96.32% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 648 637 554
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,657 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +1 158 £37,000 +5.71% 27
Lutterworth +2 25 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Market Harborough 0 24 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Loughborough +2 18 £31,000 +8.77% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -2 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Melton Mowbray +1 3 £31,000 -21.51%
Hinckley -5 2 £33,750 -3.57%
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 535 (72.69%) .NET
2 406 (55.16%) C#
3 343 (46.60%) SQL Server
4 334 (45.38%) JavaScript
5 333 (45.24%) SQL
6 332 (45.11%) HTML
7 302 (41.03%) ASP.NET
8 277 (37.64%) CSS
9 256 (34.78%) jQuery
10 231 (31.39%) XML
11 222 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
12 197 (26.77%) MVC
13 134 (18.21%) Software Engineering
14 131 (17.80%) XSLT
14 131 (17.80%) Microsoft
15 127 (17.26%) HTML5
16 123 (16.71%) Web Development
16 123 (16.71%) Computer Science
17 119 (16.17%) Ajax
17 119 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 111 (15.08%) VB.NET
19 110 (14.95%) CSS3
20 109 (14.81%) TDD
21 106 (14.40%) .NET Framework
22 105 (14.27%) Mathematics
23 104 (14.13%) Java
24 99 (13.45%) XHTML
25 95 (12.91%) Finance
26 92 (12.50%) T-SQL
27 90 (12.23%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 58 (7.88%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.67%) Node.js
3 26 (3.53%) WordPress
4 25 (3.40%) CMS
5 22 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 20 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 20 (2.72%) Apache
7 9 (1.22%) DNN
8 7 (0.95%) Jetty
8 7 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.95%) Joomla!
8 7 (0.95%) IIS
9 6 (0.82%) Drupal
10 5 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.54%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.54%) Lync
12 3 (0.41%) nginx
12 3 (0.41%) CICS
12 3 (0.41%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 42 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.68%) MS Office
5 4 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.27%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.14%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 27 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.17%) Magento
3 11 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.95%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.68%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.14%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.54%) GitHub
2 4 (0.54%) SaaS
3 2 (0.27%) Trello
3 2 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.39%) Internet
2 27 (3.67%) LDAP
3 21 (2.85%) HTTP
4 4 (0.54%) CTI
5 2 (0.27%) Intranet
5 2 (0.27%) LAN
5 2 (0.27%) VoIP
5 2 (0.27%) WAN
5 2 (0.27%) SSH
5 2 (0.27%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (46.60%) SQL Server
2 81 (11.01%) MySQL
3 63 (8.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 54 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 41 (5.57%) Relational Database
7 40 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (3.94%) RDBMS
9 29 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (2.58%) NoSQL
12 15 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 15 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (1.77%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (0.82%) Essbase
17 5 (0.68%) MongoDB
17 5 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 68 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 40 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (3.67%) Eclipse
4 16 (2.17%) NUnit
5 15 (2.04%) JIRA
5 15 (2.04%) Subversion
6 14 (1.90%) Selenium
7 10 (1.36%) Redmine
7 10 (1.36%) PHPUnit
8 9 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (1.22%) CruiseControl
9 8 (1.09%) Mercurial
9 8 (1.09%) SoapUI
9 8 (1.09%) MSTest
10 6 (0.82%) Moq
10 6 (0.82%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.68%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.54%) Ant
12 4 (0.54%) Maven
General
1 95 (12.91%) Finance
2 55 (7.47%) Marketing
3 46 (6.25%) Retail
4 19 (2.58%) Advertising
5 13 (1.77%) Legal
6 8 (1.09%) Multimedia
7 7 (0.95%) Law
7 7 (0.95%) Back Office
8 5 (0.68%) Games
9 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.54%) Music Industry
10 3 (0.41%) Electronics
10 3 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.27%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 535 (72.69%) .NET
2 332 (45.11%) HTML
3 302 (41.03%) ASP.NET
4 277 (37.64%) CSS
5 256 (34.78%) jQuery
6 231 (31.39%) XML
7 131 (17.80%) XSLT
8 127 (17.26%) HTML5
9 119 (16.17%) Ajax
9 119 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 110 (14.95%) CSS3
11 106 (14.40%) .NET Framework
12 99 (13.45%) XHTML
13 88 (11.96%) Web Services
14 67 (9.10%) SOAP
15 63 (8.56%) DHTML
16 61 (8.29%) RESTful
17 59 (8.02%) WPF
18 58 (7.88%) LINQ
19 57 (7.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 123 (16.71%) Computer Science
2 105 (14.27%) Mathematics
3 72 (9.78%) Smartcard
4 48 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 29 (3.94%) User Experience
7 25 (3.40%) Blackberry
7 25 (3.40%) PKI
8 17 (2.31%) Smartphone
9 10 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.22%) Open Source
10 9 (1.22%) Tandem
11 7 (0.95%) Social Media
11 7 (0.95%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.82%) iPhone
13 5 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.68%) FMCG
13 5 (0.68%) W3C
14 4 (0.54%) E-Learning
14 4 (0.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 88 (11.96%) Windows
2 46 (6.25%) Android
3 40 (5.43%) Apple iOS
4 35 (4.76%) Linux
5 25 (3.40%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.41%) UNIX
7 2 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (26.77%) MVC
3 134 (18.21%) Software Engineering
4 123 (16.71%) Web Development
5 109 (14.81%) TDD
6 84 (11.41%) E-Commerce
7 69 (9.38%) Cyber Security
8 66 (8.97%) OO
9 47 (6.39%) Scrum
10 44 (5.98%) CRM
11 43 (5.84%) Web Application Development
12 42 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (5.43%) OOP
14 34 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (4.62%) Mentoring
15 32 (4.35%) BDD
16 29 (3.94%) OOD
16 29 (3.94%) Unit Testing
17 25 (3.40%) Release Management
18 23 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 406 (55.16%) C#
2 334 (45.38%) JavaScript
3 333 (45.24%) SQL
4 111 (15.08%) VB.NET
5 104 (14.13%) Java
6 92 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 90 (12.23%) PHP
8 60 (8.15%) C++
9 28 (3.80%) VB
10 24 (3.26%) XAML
11 16 (2.17%) Ruby
12 13 (1.77%) Python
13 10 (1.36%) Delphi
14 9 (1.22%) Perl
14 9 (1.22%) VBScript
15 8 (1.09%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.09%) VBA
15 8 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.95%) C
16 7 (0.95%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (7.20%) Degree
2 10 (1.36%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.27%) CCNA
4 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.27%) MCSD
5 1 (0.14%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.77%) QA
2 7 (0.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.27%) COBIT
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.27%) Firmware
1 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.41%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 131 (17.80%) Microsoft
2 74 (10.05%) Oracle
3 14 (1.90%) Zend
4 12 (1.63%) JBoss
5 10 (1.36%) Adobe
5 10 (1.36%) Informatica
5 10 (1.36%) IBM
5 10 (1.36%) Facebook
6 8 (1.09%) Google
7 7 (0.95%) LexisNexis
7 7 (0.95%) SAP
7 7 (0.95%) Cognos
7 7 (0.95%) Perforce
8 6 (0.82%) Twitter
9 5 (0.68%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.68%) Siebel
9 5 (0.68%) Sun
9 5 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.54%) Telerik
10 4 (0.54%) ATG
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Gonnadoo
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigston, Leicestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum bonus, pension, share option ++
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, relaxed environment
Posted: 4 days ago