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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 35 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 43 66 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.89% 7.07% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 7.32% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 27
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £43,000
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
709 902 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.12% 96.68% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 607 776 606
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 28 April 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 28 April 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 32 £41,500 -3.48% 5
Coalville - 1 £37,500 -
Hinckley - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 67 (68.37%) C#
1 67 (68.37%) .NET
2 66 (67.35%) JavaScript
3 61 (62.24%) jQuery
4 54 (55.10%) CSS
5 50 (51.02%) ASP.NET
6 48 (48.98%) HTML
7 44 (44.90%) SQL
8 43 (43.88%) SQL Server
9 36 (36.73%) .NET Framework
10 34 (34.69%) SOAP
11 33 (33.67%) XML
12 32 (32.65%) Web Services
13 31 (31.63%) MVC
14 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
14 28 (28.57%) XSLT
15 26 (26.53%) MySQL
15 26 (26.53%) Ajax
16 25 (25.51%) PHP
17 24 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
18 23 (23.47%) SQL Server 2005
19 22 (22.45%) XHTML
19 22 (22.45%) T-SQL
19 22 (22.45%) XSD
20 21 (21.43%) Web Design
21 20 (20.41%) SQL Server 2012
22 19 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
22 19 (19.39%) E-Commerce
23 17 (17.35%) VB.NET

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (11.22%) Apache
2 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (4.08%) DNN
3 2 (2.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Magento
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.02%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (43.88%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.53%) MySQL
3 24 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (23.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (20.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.10%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.08%) CruiseControl
3 4 (4.08%) Selenium
3 4 (4.08%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.06%) Redmine
4 3 (3.06%) JUnit
4 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.04%) AccuRev
5 2 (2.04%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.02%) Subversion
6 1 (1.02%) Xcode
General
1 8 (8.16%) Finance
1 8 (8.16%) Retail
2 7 (7.14%) Back Office
3 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.04%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (68.37%) .NET
2 61 (62.24%) jQuery
3 54 (55.10%) CSS
4 50 (51.02%) ASP.NET
5 48 (48.98%) HTML
6 36 (36.73%) .NET Framework
7 34 (34.69%) SOAP
8 33 (33.67%) XML
9 32 (32.65%) Web Services
10 28 (28.57%) XSLT
11 26 (26.53%) Ajax
12 22 (22.45%) XHTML
12 22 (22.45%) XSD
13 19 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (17.35%) HTML5
15 14 (14.29%) LAMP
16 13 (13.27%) REST
17 10 (10.20%) Entity Framework
18 8 (8.16%) RESTful
19 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.12%) Graphic Design
4 4 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.08%) Smartcard
5 3 (3.06%) User Experience
6 2 (2.04%) MPEG
6 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
2 3 (3.06%) UNIX
2 3 (3.06%) Windows
2 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) MVC
2 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.43%) Web Design
4 19 (19.39%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.22%) TDD
5 11 (11.22%) SEO
5 11 (11.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.18%) Scrum
6 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.16%) OO
8 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.12%) Web Application Development
9 6 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (6.12%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.12%) OO PHP
10 4 (4.08%) Cyber Security
11 3 (3.06%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (3.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (68.37%) C#
2 66 (67.35%) JavaScript
3 44 (44.90%) SQL
4 25 (25.51%) PHP
5 22 (22.45%) T-SQL
6 17 (17.35%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.16%) VB
8 4 (4.08%) Java
8 4 (4.08%) XAML
8 4 (4.08%) VB6
9 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.04%) XPath
10 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.04%) C
10 2 (2.04%) C++
11 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.02%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.06%) Business Objects
2 3 (3.06%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.04%) Siebel
3 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.04%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.02%) Sun
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle
4 1 (1.02%) Cognos
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