The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer
Rank 80 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.73% 0.73% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Software Developer
East Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Leicestershire region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Software 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 Software 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
Loughborough - 5 £55,000 -
Leicester - 2 £46,000 - 1
Senior Software Developer
East Midlands

Senior Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) LINQ
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
8 5 (27.78%) XHTML
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) XSD
8 5 (27.78%) XSLT
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
8 5 (27.78%) jQuery
8 5 (27.78%) Ajax
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005

Senior Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) NUnit
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) LINQ
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (27.78%) XHTML
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) SOAP
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) XSD
4 5 (27.78%) XSLT
4 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) Ajax
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) WinForms
6 2 (11.11%) MFC
7 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago