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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 30 23 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 49 86 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.72% 8.75% 5.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.97% 9.01% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 49 82 33
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +2.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £34,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £46,000
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
703 954 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.43% 97.05% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 587 832 580
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +4 35 £42,500 - 1
Coalville - 3 £37,500 - 1
Loughborough -2 1 £36,000 -28.00%
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 69 (70.41%) jQuery
2 67 (68.37%) CSS
3 63 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 60 (61.22%) .NET
5 59 (60.20%) HTML
6 58 (59.18%) C#
7 52 (53.06%) ASP.NET
7 52 (53.06%) SQL
8 39 (39.80%) SQL Server
9 36 (36.73%) .NET Framework
10 35 (35.71%) Web Services
11 33 (33.67%) XML
11 33 (33.67%) SOAP
12 31 (31.63%) MVC
12 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
12 31 (31.63%) Ajax
13 28 (28.57%) MySQL
14 27 (27.55%) PHP
15 26 (26.53%) T-SQL
15 26 (26.53%) XSLT
15 26 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
16 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (25.51%) XHTML
17 24 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (22.45%) XSD
18 22 (22.45%) SQL Server 2012
19 20 (20.41%) HTML5
20 19 (19.39%) E-Commerce
21 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
22 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (12.24%) Apache
2 2 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.02%) DNN
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (16.33%) Magento
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.80%) SQL Server
2 28 (28.57%) MySQL
3 26 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (22.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Eclipse
1 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.06%) JUnit
3 3 (3.06%) Redmine
4 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.02%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.02%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 9 (9.18%) Retail
2 7 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (3.06%) Back Office
3 3 (3.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) French Language
4 1 (1.02%) German Language
4 1 (1.02%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (70.41%) jQuery
2 67 (68.37%) CSS
3 60 (61.22%) .NET
4 59 (60.20%) HTML
5 52 (53.06%) ASP.NET
6 36 (36.73%) .NET Framework
7 35 (35.71%) Web Services
8 33 (33.67%) XML
8 33 (33.67%) SOAP
9 31 (31.63%) Ajax
10 26 (26.53%) XSLT
11 25 (25.51%) XHTML
12 22 (22.45%) XSD
13 20 (20.41%) HTML5
14 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (13.27%) LAMP
16 8 (8.16%) CSS3
17 7 (7.14%) Entity Framework
18 6 (6.12%) RESTful
18 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.08%) User Experience
4 2 (2.04%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.24%) Linux
2 4 (4.08%) Windows
3 3 (3.06%) UNIX
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) MVC
2 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.39%) E-Commerce
4 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
5 15 (15.31%) Web Design
6 12 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (12.24%) SEO
7 11 (11.22%) TDD
8 10 (10.20%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (10.20%) Scrum
9 9 (9.18%) OO PHP
9 9 (9.18%) OO
10 5 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.08%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.08%) Data Architecture
11 4 (4.08%) OOP
11 4 (4.08%) Migration
11 4 (4.08%) ETL
12 3 (3.06%) ERP
12 3 (3.06%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 63 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 58 (59.18%) C#
3 52 (53.06%) SQL
4 27 (27.55%) PHP
5 26 (26.53%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.20%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.08%) VBA
7 4 (4.08%) VB
7 4 (4.08%) Java
8 3 (3.06%) PHP5
8 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Zend
3 3 (3.06%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.06%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.04%) Siebel
4 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.04%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.02%) Sun
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle
5 1 (1.02%) Cognos
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Posted: Yesterday
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