The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 29 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 58 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.77% 5.44% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.95% 5.63% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 23
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £43,051
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior 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
835 675 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.43% 96.70% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 725 611 670
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Leicestershire region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 0 22 £41,500 +7.79% 6
Loughborough - 10 £50,000 -
Market Harborough -9 3 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 113 (79.02%) .NET
2 106 (74.13%) C#
3 93 (65.03%) JavaScript
4 78 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 76 (53.15%) HTML
6 73 (51.05%) CSS
7 72 (50.35%) ASP.NET
8 54 (37.76%) XML
8 54 (37.76%) Microsoft
9 53 (37.06%) SQL
10 48 (33.57%) jQuery
11 47 (32.87%) SOAP
11 47 (32.87%) Web Services
12 40 (27.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (24.48%) MVC
14 34 (23.78%) XSLT
15 33 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (21.68%) REST
16 31 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (20.98%) TDD
17 30 (20.98%) Visual Studio
17 30 (20.98%) T-SQL
18 29 (20.28%) .NET Framework
19 27 (18.88%) Finance
20 25 (17.48%) SQL Server 2005
21 24 (16.78%) Ajax
21 24 (16.78%) LINQ
22 23 (16.08%) Team Foundation Server
23 22 (15.38%) Web Development
23 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.59%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.59%) Jetty
3 7 (4.90%) DNN
4 5 (3.50%) WordPress
4 5 (3.50%) Node.js
4 5 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.80%) Apache
6 3 (2.10%) CMS
6 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.80%) Magento
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.70%) GitHub
2 1 (0.70%) Trello
2 1 (0.70%) ElastiCache
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.49%) HTTP
2 9 (6.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 33 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (17.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (11.19%) Relational Database
6 13 (9.09%) MySQL
7 8 (5.59%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.70%) Big Data
10 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (20.98%) Visual Studio
2 23 (16.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (9.09%) Selenium
4 8 (5.59%) CruiseControl
5 7 (4.90%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.90%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.20%) WebDriver
6 6 (4.20%) NUnit
7 4 (2.80%) JIRA
8 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.40%) Subversion
9 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.40%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 27 (18.88%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Legal
3 4 (2.80%) Retail
3 4 (2.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (79.02%) .NET
2 76 (53.15%) HTML
3 73 (51.05%) CSS
4 72 (50.35%) ASP.NET
5 54 (37.76%) XML
6 48 (33.57%) jQuery
7 47 (32.87%) SOAP
7 47 (32.87%) Web Services
8 40 (27.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (23.78%) XSLT
10 31 (21.68%) REST
11 29 (20.28%) .NET Framework
12 24 (16.78%) LINQ
12 24 (16.78%) Ajax
13 22 (15.38%) XHTML
14 19 (13.29%) XSD
14 19 (13.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 18 (12.59%) CSS3
16 17 (11.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.79%) Smartcard
2 14 (9.79%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.20%) Social Media
4 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.70%) Open Source
5 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.70%) SCORM
5 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.19%) Windows
2 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.48%) MVC
2 31 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (20.98%) TDD
4 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 22 (15.38%) Web Development
5 17 (11.89%) E-Commerce
6 16 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (9.79%) Cyber Security
8 13 (9.09%) OO
9 11 (7.69%) CRM
10 9 (6.29%) OOD
10 9 (6.29%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.59%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.90%) Web Design
13 6 (4.20%) SEO
13 6 (4.20%) BDD
13 6 (4.20%) Multithreading
14 5 (3.50%) Content Management
14 5 (3.50%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (3.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 106 (74.13%) C#
2 93 (65.03%) JavaScript
3 53 (37.06%) SQL
4 30 (20.98%) T-SQL
5 20 (13.99%) Java
6 14 (9.79%) XAML
7 12 (8.39%) VB.NET
7 12 (8.39%) PHP
8 3 (2.10%) C++
8 3 (2.10%) VB
9 1 (0.70%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.70%) XPath
9 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (2.80%) Degree
2 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 54 (37.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.59%) JBoss
3 6 (4.20%) Perforce
4 5 (3.50%) NetSuite
4 5 (3.50%) Siebel
4 5 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.10%) Zend
5 3 (2.10%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) Twitter
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe
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