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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 31 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 55 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.97% 4.33% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.10% 4.49% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 19
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
775 757 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.23% 96.43% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 640 678 548
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +16 23 £41,500 +10.66% 4
Loughborough +5 3 £35,000 -11.39%
Market Harborough - 3 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 100 (74.63%) .NET
2 95 (70.90%) C#
3 94 (70.15%) JavaScript
4 86 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (51.49%) SQL Server
6 67 (50.00%) HTML
7 62 (46.27%) CSS
8 59 (44.03%) ASP.NET
9 47 (35.07%) jQuery
10 46 (34.33%) XML
11 37 (27.61%) TDD
12 36 (26.87%) MVC
12 36 (26.87%) Microsoft
13 34 (25.37%) Finance
13 34 (25.37%) SOAP
14 33 (24.63%) Web Services
15 30 (22.39%) Software Engineering
16 29 (21.64%) XSLT
16 29 (21.64%) SQL
17 28 (20.90%) REST
18 27 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 25 (18.66%) SQL Server 2008
20 24 (17.91%) Computer Science
20 24 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
21 22 (16.42%) Visual Studio
22 21 (15.67%) DHTML
22 21 (15.67%) XAML
22 21 (15.67%) Smartcard
22 21 (15.67%) WPF
22 21 (15.67%) Web Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.72%) DNN
3 6 (4.48%) WordPress
4 5 (3.73%) Jetty
4 5 (3.73%) JBoss
4 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.99%) Apache
5 4 (2.99%) Node.js
5 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.49%) CMS
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.48%) Magento
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
2 1 (0.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) HTTP
2 7 (5.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (51.49%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (14.93%) MySQL
4 15 (11.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (8.96%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.73%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (16.42%) Visual Studio
2 20 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (11.19%) Selenium
4 10 (7.46%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.46%) CruiseControl
5 9 (6.72%) SoapUI
6 7 (5.22%) JIRA
7 6 (4.48%) WebDriver
7 6 (4.48%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.73%) Subversion
8 5 (3.73%) PHPUnit
8 5 (3.73%) Redmine
9 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.75%) MSTest
9 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.75%) NUnit
General
1 34 (25.37%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Marketing
3 6 (4.48%) Legal
4 2 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (74.63%) .NET
2 67 (50.00%) HTML
3 62 (46.27%) CSS
4 59 (44.03%) ASP.NET
5 47 (35.07%) jQuery
6 46 (34.33%) XML
7 34 (25.37%) SOAP
8 33 (24.63%) Web Services
9 29 (21.64%) XSLT
10 28 (20.90%) REST
11 27 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (15.67%) .NET Framework
12 21 (15.67%) WPF
12 21 (15.67%) DHTML
13 18 (13.43%) CSS3
14 17 (12.69%) Ajax
15 16 (11.94%) HTML5
16 15 (11.19%) JSON
17 14 (10.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 14 (10.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.91%) Computer Science
2 21 (15.67%) Smartcard
2 21 (15.67%) Mathematics
3 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.22%) User Experience
5 4 (2.99%) Social Media
5 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.75%) SCORM
7 1 (0.75%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.96%) Windows
2 5 (3.73%) Linux
3 3 (2.24%) Android
3 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.61%) TDD
3 36 (26.87%) MVC
4 30 (22.39%) Software Engineering
5 24 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (15.67%) Web Development
6 21 (15.67%) Cyber Security
7 20 (14.93%) E-Commerce
8 16 (11.94%) Mentoring
9 15 (11.19%) OO
10 13 (9.70%) Unit Testing
11 11 (8.21%) OOD
11 11 (8.21%) CRM
11 11 (8.21%) Web Design
12 9 (6.72%) OOP
12 9 (6.72%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (6.72%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.22%) SEO
14 6 (4.48%) Extreme Programming
15 5 (3.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 95 (70.90%) C#
2 94 (70.15%) JavaScript
3 29 (21.64%) SQL
4 21 (15.67%) XAML
5 20 (14.93%) PHP
6 16 (11.94%) Java
7 13 (9.70%) T-SQL
7 13 (9.70%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.99%) VB
9 1 (0.75%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.75%) C++
9 1 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (5.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) HDFS
Vendors
1 36 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.48%) Perforce
3 5 (3.73%) Siebel
3 5 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.73%) NetSuite
4 4 (2.99%) Adobe
5 3 (2.24%) Zend
5 3 (2.24%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.75%) Twitter
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