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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 25 53 27
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 54 40 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.62% 4.73% 9.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.85% 4.91% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 36 67
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £42,500
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
688 815 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.04% 96.45% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 546 701 624
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,646 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +32 30 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Hinckley - 6 £47,500 - 1
Market Harborough 0 3 £37,500 +4.89%
Loughborough +3 2 £45,000 +7.14%
Lutterworth - 1 £40,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 79 (72.48%) .NET
2 76 (69.72%) C#
3 75 (68.81%) JavaScript
4 59 (54.13%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (49.54%) SQL Server
5 54 (49.54%) jQuery
6 53 (48.62%) ASP.NET
7 45 (41.28%) CSS
8 44 (40.37%) HTML
9 42 (38.53%) MVC
10 31 (28.44%) .NET Framework
11 29 (26.61%) E-Commerce
12 28 (25.69%) MySQL
12 28 (25.69%) SQL
13 27 (24.77%) PHP
13 27 (24.77%) TDD
14 26 (23.85%) XML
15 25 (22.94%) Software Engineering
15 25 (22.94%) Web Design
15 25 (22.94%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (22.02%) XSLT
17 23 (21.10%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (20.18%) SOAP
18 22 (20.18%) Finance
19 19 (17.43%) Computer Science
20 18 (16.51%) LAMP
21 17 (15.60%) OO
21 17 (15.60%) VB.NET
21 17 (15.60%) WPF
21 17 (15.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (10.09%) DNN
2 6 (5.50%) Apache
3 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.83%) CMS
4 2 (1.83%) WordPress
4 2 (1.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) Node.js
5 1 (0.92%) Drupal
5 1 (0.92%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Photoshop
1 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) GitHub
2 1 (0.92%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Intranet
2 1 (0.92%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (49.54%) SQL Server
2 28 (25.69%) MySQL
3 16 (14.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) CruiseControl
1 11 (10.09%) Selenium
1 11 (10.09%) SoapUI
2 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.50%) Redmine
3 6 (5.50%) JIRA
4 5 (4.59%) PHPUnit
5 4 (3.67%) Subversion
6 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.83%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.92%) MSTest
8 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.92%) Xcode
8 1 (0.92%) JUnit
General
1 22 (20.18%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Marketing
3 6 (5.50%) Legal
3 6 (5.50%) Back Office
4 4 (3.67%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (72.48%) .NET
2 54 (49.54%) jQuery
3 53 (48.62%) ASP.NET
4 45 (41.28%) CSS
5 44 (40.37%) HTML
6 31 (28.44%) .NET Framework
7 26 (23.85%) XML
8 25 (22.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (22.02%) XSLT
10 22 (20.18%) SOAP
11 18 (16.51%) LAMP
12 17 (15.60%) WPF
12 17 (15.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (15.60%) REST
13 16 (14.68%) Ajax
13 16 (14.68%) Web Services
14 15 (13.76%) DHTML
15 13 (11.93%) JSON
15 13 (11.93%) RESTful
16 12 (11.01%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.76%) Smartcard
2 15 (13.76%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.50%) Graphic Design
3 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) User Experience
6 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.83%) MPEG
7 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.93%) Linux
2 6 (5.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.59%) Android
4 3 (2.75%) Windows
5 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (54.13%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (38.53%) MVC
3 29 (26.61%) E-Commerce
4 27 (24.77%) TDD
5 25 (22.94%) Software Engineering
5 25 (22.94%) Web Design
6 23 (21.10%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (15.60%) OO
8 15 (13.76%) Cyber Security
9 11 (10.09%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
10 9 (8.26%) OOP
10 9 (8.26%) SEO
11 8 (7.34%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (6.42%) OO PHP
13 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (5.50%) Web Application Development
13 6 (5.50%) Integration Testing
13 6 (5.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (69.72%) C#
2 75 (68.81%) JavaScript
3 28 (25.69%) SQL
4 27 (24.77%) PHP
5 17 (15.60%) VB.NET
6 15 (13.76%) XAML
7 14 (12.84%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.26%) VB
9 4 (3.67%) VB6
10 2 (1.83%) XPath
10 2 (1.83%) C
10 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.83%) C++
11 1 (0.92%) Java
11 1 (0.92%) Groovy
11 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.92%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Perforce
3 4 (3.67%) Adobe
4 3 (2.75%) Zend
5 2 (1.83%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.83%) Google
6 1 (0.92%) Sun
6 1 (0.92%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.92%) Twitter
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle
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