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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 34 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.54% 4.48% 3.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.68% 4.64% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,850
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
778 690 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.86% 96.50% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 671 625 593
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 September 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 22 September 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 +11 20 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Loughborough - 7 £42,500 -
Market Harborough -11 2 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 105 (76.64%) .NET
2 98 (71.53%) C#
3 94 (68.61%) JavaScript
4 79 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (52.55%) HTML
5 72 (52.55%) SQL Server
6 69 (50.36%) CSS
7 62 (45.26%) ASP.NET
8 53 (38.69%) XML
9 48 (35.04%) jQuery
10 45 (32.85%) Microsoft
11 42 (30.66%) SOAP
12 41 (29.93%) Web Services
13 39 (28.47%) SQL
14 34 (24.82%) MVC
14 34 (24.82%) TDD
14 34 (24.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 33 (24.09%) XSLT
16 31 (22.63%) Finance
17 30 (21.90%) REST
18 29 (21.17%) SQL Server 2008
19 27 (19.71%) Visual Studio
20 26 (18.98%) .NET Framework
21 25 (18.25%) Software Engineering
22 23 (16.79%) Ajax
22 23 (16.79%) Team Foundation Server
23 22 (16.06%) Web Development
24 21 (15.33%) LINQ
25 20 (14.60%) SQL Server 2005
25 20 (14.60%) T-SQL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (10.22%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.84%) DNN
3 7 (5.11%) Jetty
3 7 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.38%) WordPress
5 5 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.92%) Apache
6 4 (2.92%) Node.js
7 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.46%) CMS
9 1 (0.73%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.73%) Drupal
9 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
2 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.92%) Magento
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) GitHub
2 1 (0.73%) Trello
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.22%) HTTP
2 8 (5.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.73%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (52.55%) SQL Server
2 29 (21.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (14.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (12.41%) MySQL
5 15 (10.95%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.11%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (19.71%) Visual Studio
2 23 (16.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (10.22%) Selenium
4 9 (6.57%) CruiseControl
5 8 (5.84%) SoapUI
6 7 (5.11%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.38%) JIRA
7 6 (4.38%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.38%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.92%) NUnit
9 3 (2.19%) Redmine
9 3 (2.19%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.19%) Subversion
10 1 (0.73%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.73%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.73%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.73%) MSTest
10 1 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
General
1 31 (22.63%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Marketing
3 6 (4.38%) Legal
4 3 (2.19%) Retail
5 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (76.64%) .NET
2 72 (52.55%) HTML
3 69 (50.36%) CSS
4 62 (45.26%) ASP.NET
5 53 (38.69%) XML
6 48 (35.04%) jQuery
7 42 (30.66%) SOAP
8 41 (29.93%) Web Services
9 34 (24.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (24.09%) XSLT
11 30 (21.90%) REST
12 26 (18.98%) .NET Framework
13 23 (16.79%) Ajax
14 21 (15.33%) LINQ
15 18 (13.14%) DHTML
15 18 (13.14%) WPF
16 17 (12.41%) CSS3
16 17 (12.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 17 (12.41%) XHTML
17 16 (11.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.14%) Smartcard
2 18 (13.14%) Mathematics
3 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.57%) User Experience
5 5 (3.65%) Social Media
6 3 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.73%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.73%) Open Source
8 1 (0.73%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.73%) SCORM
8 1 (0.73%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.49%) Windows
2 4 (2.92%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.82%) MVC
2 34 (24.82%) TDD
3 25 (18.25%) Software Engineering
4 22 (16.06%) Web Development
5 20 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (13.14%) Cyber Security
6 18 (13.14%) Mentoring
7 16 (11.68%) E-Commerce
8 13 (9.49%) OO
9 11 (8.03%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.03%) OOD
9 11 (8.03%) CRM
10 9 (6.57%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.84%) Web Design
12 6 (4.38%) Extreme Programming
12 6 (4.38%) SEO
12 6 (4.38%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (4.38%) BDD
13 5 (3.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.53%) C#
2 94 (68.61%) JavaScript
3 39 (28.47%) SQL
4 20 (14.60%) T-SQL
5 19 (13.87%) Java
6 18 (13.14%) XAML
7 16 (11.68%) PHP
8 11 (8.03%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.92%) VB
10 2 (1.46%) C++
11 1 (0.73%) R
11 1 (0.73%) Groovy
11 1 (0.73%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) HDFS
Vendors
1 45 (32.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.11%) JBoss
3 6 (4.38%) Perforce
4 5 (3.65%) NetSuite
4 5 (3.65%) Siebel
4 5 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.19%) Zend
5 3 (2.19%) Google
6 2 (1.46%) Adobe
7 1 (0.73%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.73%) Twitter
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
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