The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 52 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 25 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.83% 4.49% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 4.59% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 40
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
643 653 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.62% 97.75% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 588 555 538
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -12 14 £35,750 -24.73% 2
Loughborough -8 6 £43,750 -2.77%
Market Harborough - 3 £32,500 - 1
Coalville - 1 £50,000 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 47 (68.12%) JavaScript
2 44 (63.77%) HTML
3 40 (57.97%) .NET
4 35 (50.72%) C#
4 35 (50.72%) SQL
4 35 (50.72%) CSS
5 33 (47.83%) MVC
5 33 (47.83%) jQuery
6 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET
7 25 (36.23%) C++
8 24 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (34.78%) .NET Framework
9 21 (30.43%) Python
10 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
10 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
11 18 (26.09%) Video Processing
12 17 (24.64%) HTML5
12 17 (24.64%) T-SQL
12 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
12 17 (24.64%) Computer Vision
13 16 (23.19%) Web Services
14 15 (21.74%) Ajax
14 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (20.29%) Embedded Systems
15 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
15 14 (20.29%) Image Processing
16 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (18.84%) XML

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.45%) OLTP
6 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.59%) Subversion
3 6 (8.70%) CMake
3 6 (8.70%) Grunt
3 6 (8.70%) Maven
3 6 (8.70%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.35%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) NUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.45%) QUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Redmine
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.45%) Automotive
1 1 (1.45%) Electronics
1 1 (1.45%) Finance
1 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (63.77%) HTML
2 40 (57.97%) .NET
3 35 (50.72%) CSS
4 33 (47.83%) jQuery
5 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET
6 24 (34.78%) .NET Framework
6 24 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (24.64%) HTML5
8 16 (23.19%) Web Services
9 15 (21.74%) Ajax
10 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
11 13 (18.84%) SOAP
11 13 (18.84%) XHTML
11 13 (18.84%) XML
11 13 (18.84%) XSD
11 13 (18.84%) XSLT
12 7 (10.14%) CSS3
13 6 (8.70%) LLVM
14 4 (5.80%) Entity Framework
14 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (17.39%) Algorithms
3 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 9 (13.04%) User Experience
4 6 (8.70%) Verilog
4 6 (8.70%) VHDL
5 5 (7.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.90%) Xbox
8 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Android
3 3 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) MVC
2 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
3 18 (26.09%) Video Processing
4 17 (24.64%) Computer Vision
5 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (20.29%) Image Processing
7 9 (13.04%) MVVM
7 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.80%) SDLC
10 3 (4.35%) Front End Development
10 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.35%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.35%) OO
10 3 (4.35%) Signal Processing
10 3 (4.35%) Web Development
11 2 (2.90%) CQRS
11 2 (2.90%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) JavaScript
2 35 (50.72%) C#
2 35 (50.72%) SQL
3 25 (36.23%) C++
4 21 (30.43%) Python
5 17 (24.64%) T-SQL
6 12 (17.39%) VB.NET
7 9 (13.04%) MATLAB
8 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.70%) ES6
8 6 (8.70%) Groovy
8 6 (8.70%) Java
8 6 (8.70%) PHP
9 4 (5.80%) C
10 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.45%) Scala
11 1 (1.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle
2 1 (1.45%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.45%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago