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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 37 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 76 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.70% 8.16% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 8.40% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 40 72 31
Average salary £43,200 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £35,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
679 905 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.72% 97.21% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 582 797 588
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 -1 32 £44,200 +4.00% 4
Loughborough +2 1 £36,000 -28.00%
Coalville - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 66 (69.47%) C#
1 66 (69.47%) .NET
2 63 (66.32%) JavaScript
3 61 (64.21%) jQuery
4 55 (57.89%) CSS
5 52 (54.74%) ASP.NET
6 50 (52.63%) SQL
7 46 (48.42%) HTML
8 42 (44.21%) SQL Server
9 37 (38.95%) SOAP
10 36 (37.89%) .NET Framework
11 35 (36.84%) Web Services
12 34 (35.79%) XML
13 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
13 31 (32.63%) Ajax
14 30 (31.58%) MVC
15 29 (30.53%) XSLT
16 28 (29.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 27 (28.42%) SQL Server 2005
17 27 (28.42%) T-SQL
18 26 (27.37%) XHTML
19 25 (26.32%) XSD
19 25 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
20 24 (25.26%) MySQL
21 23 (24.21%) PHP
22 21 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
23 18 (18.95%) Web Design
24 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC
24 16 (16.84%) VB.NET
25 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (10.53%) Apache
2 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.11%) DNN
3 2 (2.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Magento
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Intranet
2 1 (1.05%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (44.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (29.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (28.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (25.26%) MySQL
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.16%) Redmine
3 3 (3.16%) JUnit
3 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.11%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.11%) Selenium
4 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.05%) Xcode
5 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.37%) Finance
1 7 (7.37%) Retail
2 6 (6.32%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (69.47%) .NET
2 61 (64.21%) jQuery
3 55 (57.89%) CSS
4 52 (54.74%) ASP.NET
5 46 (48.42%) HTML
6 37 (38.95%) SOAP
7 36 (37.89%) .NET Framework
8 35 (36.84%) Web Services
9 34 (35.79%) XML
10 31 (32.63%) Ajax
11 29 (30.53%) XSLT
12 26 (27.37%) XHTML
13 25 (26.32%) XSD
14 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (14.74%) HTML5
16 11 (11.58%) LAMP
17 9 (9.47%) REST
18 6 (6.32%) NHibernate
18 6 (6.32%) Entity Framework
19 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.32%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.16%) User Experience
5 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Linux
2 3 (3.16%) UNIX
3 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) MVC
2 21 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.95%) Web Design
4 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.53%) TDD
5 10 (10.53%) SEO
5 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (7.37%) OO PHP
6 7 (7.37%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (7.37%) OO
6 7 (7.37%) Scrum
7 6 (6.32%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.32%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.16%) Matrix Management
9 3 (3.16%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.11%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (69.47%) C#
2 63 (66.32%) JavaScript
3 50 (52.63%) SQL
4 27 (28.42%) T-SQL
5 23 (24.21%) PHP
6 16 (16.84%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.42%) VB
8 4 (4.21%) VB6
8 4 (4.21%) Java
9 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.11%) XAML
11 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.05%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) Business Objects
2 3 (3.16%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.11%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.11%) Zend
3 2 (2.11%) Siebel
3 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle
4 1 (1.05%) Cognos
4 1 (1.05%) Sun
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