The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 23 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 75 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.80% 5.29% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 5.45% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 71 35 33
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £41,669
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
938 660 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.61% 96.92% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 822 586 692
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 42 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Loughborough +2 10 £50,000 +17.64%
Market Harborough -9 2 £35,250 -6.00%
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (79.58%) .NET
2 108 (76.06%) C#
3 96 (67.61%) JavaScript
4 81 (57.04%) HTML
5 78 (54.93%) CSS
6 77 (54.23%) SQL Server
7 76 (53.52%) ASP.NET
8 62 (43.66%) Microsoft
9 59 (41.55%) XML
10 56 (39.44%) SQL
11 52 (36.62%) jQuery
12 51 (35.92%) Web Services
13 49 (34.51%) SOAP
14 48 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 39 (27.46%) XSLT
16 38 (26.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 37 (26.06%) MVC
18 34 (23.94%) .NET Framework
19 33 (23.24%) Ajax
20 32 (22.54%) Visual Studio
21 30 (21.13%) T-SQL
21 30 (21.13%) SQL Server 2005
22 29 (20.42%) LINQ
23 28 (19.72%) REST
23 28 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
24 27 (19.01%) XHTML
24 27 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 26 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
26 25 (17.61%) TDD
27 24 (16.90%) Web Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.63%) Jetty
2 8 (5.63%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.52%) DNN
3 5 (3.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.82%) WordPress
4 4 (2.82%) Node.js
4 4 (2.82%) Apache
5 3 (2.11%) CMS
5 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.41%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.82%) Magento
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.70%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.56%) HTTP
2 9 (6.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (54.23%) SQL Server
2 38 (26.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (21.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (11.27%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.45%) MySQL
7 8 (5.63%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (22.54%) Visual Studio
2 22 (15.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.75%) Selenium
4 8 (5.63%) NUnit
5 7 (4.93%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.23%) WebDriver
6 6 (4.23%) CruiseControl
7 5 (3.52%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.11%) JIRA
8 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.41%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.41%) Subversion
10 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (11.97%) Finance
2 7 (4.93%) Retail
3 4 (2.82%) Marketing
4 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (79.58%) .NET
2 81 (57.04%) HTML
3 78 (54.93%) CSS
4 76 (53.52%) ASP.NET
5 59 (41.55%) XML
6 52 (36.62%) jQuery
7 51 (35.92%) Web Services
8 49 (34.51%) SOAP
9 48 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (27.46%) XSLT
11 34 (23.94%) .NET Framework
12 33 (23.24%) Ajax
13 29 (20.42%) LINQ
14 28 (19.72%) REST
15 27 (19.01%) XHTML
15 27 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 24 (16.90%) XSD
16 24 (16.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 20 (14.08%) CSS3
18 19 (13.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.04%) Mathematics
2 10 (7.04%) Smartcard
3 6 (4.23%) Social Media
4 2 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.70%) SCORM
5 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.70%) Open Source
5 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.27%) Windows
2 3 (2.11%) Linux
2 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.41%) Android
3 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.06%) MVC
2 28 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.61%) TDD
4 24 (16.90%) Web Development
5 19 (13.38%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.56%) E-Commerce
7 14 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.45%) CRM
9 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
9 10 (7.04%) Cyber Security
10 9 (6.34%) OOD
11 8 (5.63%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.63%) Extreme Programming
12 7 (4.93%) Scrum
13 6 (4.23%) Multithreading
13 6 (4.23%) BDD
13 6 (4.23%) OO
13 6 (4.23%) SEO
14 5 (3.52%) Web Design
14 5 (3.52%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (76.06%) C#
2 96 (67.61%) JavaScript
3 56 (39.44%) SQL
4 30 (21.13%) T-SQL
5 21 (14.79%) Java
6 12 (8.45%) VB.NET
7 11 (7.75%) PHP
8 10 (7.04%) XAML
9 4 (2.82%) C++
10 1 (0.70%) XPath
10 1 (0.70%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.70%) Python
10 1 (0.70%) ABAP
10 1 (0.70%) VB
10 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (2.82%) Degree
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 62 (43.66%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.63%) JBoss
3 5 (3.52%) NetSuite
3 5 (3.52%) Siebel
3 5 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (0.70%) SAP
5 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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