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

Location
3 months to
2 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 223 417 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 31.32% 41.45% 35.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.51% 42.73% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 211 396 225
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,640 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
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
686 976 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.35% 97.02% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 570 853 582
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
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 2 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 2 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 0 141 £34,000 -15.00% 18
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 10 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Lutterworth +1 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Coalville - 6 £38,000 - 1
Loughborough -6 4 £36,000 -4.00%
Market Harborough +1 1 - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 310 (64.85%) .NET
2 290 (60.67%) C#
3 251 (52.51%) SQL Server
4 239 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 232 (48.54%) JavaScript
6 230 (48.12%) CSS
7 218 (45.61%) HTML
8 195 (40.79%) jQuery
9 194 (40.59%) SQL
10 181 (37.87%) MVC
11 142 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
12 107 (22.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 96 (20.08%) XML
14 95 (19.87%) .NET Framework
15 92 (19.25%) Web Services
16 86 (17.99%) VB.NET
17 76 (15.90%) Microsoft
18 75 (15.69%) MySQL
19 72 (15.06%) PHP
20 68 (14.23%) E-Commerce
20 68 (14.23%) CSS3
21 66 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
21 66 (13.81%) TDD
22 65 (13.60%) T-SQL
23 64 (13.39%) SOAP
24 61 (12.76%) Ajax
25 56 (11.72%) OO
25 56 (11.72%) HTML5
26 55 (11.51%) SQL Server 2012
27 52 (10.88%) SQL Server 2005

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 16 (3.35%) Apache
2 13 (2.72%) Node.js
3 9 (1.88%) CMS
4 6 (1.26%) WordPress
5 5 (1.05%) IIS
6 4 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.63%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.42%) Moodle
8 2 (0.42%) JBoss
8 2 (0.42%) CICS
8 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.42%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.21%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.21%) DNN
Applications
1 25 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.30%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.46%) InDesign
4 3 (0.63%) MS Office
4 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 34 (7.11%) Magento
2 8 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.63%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.42%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.42%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.21%) HFM
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (1.67%) GitHub
2 7 (1.46%) SaaS
3 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.23%) Internet
2 3 (0.63%) SMPP
2 3 (0.63%) Skype
2 3 (0.63%) LDAP
2 3 (0.63%) SMTP
3 2 (0.42%) CTI
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) FTP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (52.51%) SQL Server
2 75 (15.69%) MySQL
3 66 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (11.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 52 (10.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.67%) Cognos Report Studio
11 8 (1.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 7 (1.46%) Cognos Transformer
12 7 (1.46%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.84%) OLAP
14 3 (0.63%) OLAP Cube
15 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.42%) SAP HANA
15 2 (0.42%) Adabas
15 2 (0.42%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 20 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.35%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.93%) Subversion
4 13 (2.72%) NUnit
5 12 (2.51%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.51%) MSTest
5 12 (2.51%) Moq
6 10 (2.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (2.09%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.88%) JUnit
7 9 (1.88%) Redmine
8 6 (1.26%) Xcode
9 5 (1.05%) CocoaPods
10 3 (0.63%) Selenium
11 2 (0.42%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.21%) Liquibase
12 1 (0.21%) Sublime Text
12 1 (0.21%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
General
1 46 (9.62%) Finance
2 40 (8.37%) Retail
3 25 (5.23%) Marketing
4 16 (3.35%) Games
5 11 (2.30%) Back Office
6 7 (1.46%) Music Industry
7 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.63%) French Language
7 3 (0.63%) German Language
7 3 (0.63%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.63%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (64.85%) .NET
2 239 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 230 (48.12%) CSS
4 218 (45.61%) HTML
5 195 (40.79%) jQuery
6 107 (22.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 96 (20.08%) XML
8 95 (19.87%) .NET Framework
9 92 (19.25%) Web Services
10 68 (14.23%) CSS3
11 64 (13.39%) SOAP
12 61 (12.76%) Ajax
13 56 (11.72%) HTML5
14 43 (9.00%) XHTML
15 40 (8.37%) XSLT
16 38 (7.95%) WCF
17 35 (7.32%) RESTful
18 34 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web API
19 31 (6.49%) XSD
20 21 (4.39%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.86%) Mobile App
3 25 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.35%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.72%) Graphic Design
6 11 (2.30%) iPhone
7 10 (2.09%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (2.09%) User Experience
8 9 (1.88%) Physics
9 8 (1.67%) E-Learning
9 8 (1.67%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.26%) Smartcard
10 6 (1.26%) iPad
11 5 (1.05%) Streaming Music
11 5 (1.05%) Replication
11 5 (1.05%) Animation
12 4 (0.84%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.84%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.32%) Windows
2 25 (5.23%) Linux
3 20 (4.18%) Android
4 15 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.51%) UNIX
6 4 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.63%) AIX
7 3 (0.63%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (37.87%) MVC
2 142 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (14.23%) E-Commerce
4 66 (13.81%) TDD
5 56 (11.72%) OO
6 51 (10.67%) Web Application Development
7 50 (10.46%) Scrum
8 48 (10.04%) Software Engineering
9 41 (8.58%) Mentoring
9 41 (8.58%) SDLC
10 40 (8.37%) Web Development
11 32 (6.69%) BDD
11 32 (6.69%) Web Design
11 32 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
12 25 (5.23%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
14 18 (3.77%) Mobile Development
14 18 (3.77%) Domain-Driven Design
15 15 (3.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 290 (60.67%) C#
2 232 (48.54%) JavaScript
3 194 (40.59%) SQL
4 86 (17.99%) VB.NET
5 72 (15.06%) PHP
6 65 (13.60%) T-SQL
7 47 (9.83%) Java
8 24 (5.02%) VB
9 18 (3.77%) Python
10 11 (2.30%) VB6
11 9 (1.88%) VBA
12 7 (1.46%) C++
12 7 (1.46%) Ruby
13 6 (1.26%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.05%) PHP5
14 5 (1.05%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.05%) COBOL
14 5 (1.05%) Perl
14 5 (1.05%) ABAP
15 4 (0.84%) JCL
Qualifications
1 37 (7.74%) Degree
2 7 (1.46%) Sun Certification
3 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.42%) MCP
5 2 (0.42%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.21%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.46%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 76 (15.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.56%) Zend
3 15 (3.14%) Oracle
4 10 (2.09%) Adobe
5 9 (1.88%) Cognos
6 7 (1.46%) SAP
7 6 (1.26%) Apple
7 6 (1.26%) Google
8 5 (1.05%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.05%) Sun
8 5 (1.05%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.84%) Twitter
9 4 (0.84%) IBM
10 3 (0.63%) hybris
10 3 (0.63%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.42%) Telerik
11 2 (0.42%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.42%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.42%) Siebel
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: to £40K basic + bonus (c15%) + Pension + other benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicestershire
Explore Group
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
iQudos Limited
Salary: KPI Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: to £40K basic + bonus (c15%) + Pension + other benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicestershire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Premier IT
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicestershire
SThree Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Life insurance, 28 days holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 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
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago