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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 46 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 33 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.76% 2.81% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 2.85% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 33
Median salary £38,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Software 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
685 667 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.85% 98.81% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 606 563 595
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 23 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Loughborough -8 8 £41,250 -8.33%
Market Harborough - 2 £37,500 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 59 (62.77%) JavaScript
2 58 (61.70%) HTML
3 52 (55.32%) .NET
4 51 (54.26%) C#
4 51 (54.26%) CSS
5 50 (53.19%) SQL
6 41 (43.62%) ASP.NET
6 41 (43.62%) MVC
6 41 (43.62%) jQuery
7 34 (36.17%) C++
7 34 (36.17%) Python
8 32 (34.04%) SQL Server
9 31 (32.98%) .NET Framework
10 29 (30.85%) Computer Vision
10 29 (30.85%) T-SQL
11 28 (29.79%) Video Processing
12 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
12 27 (28.72%) Software Engineering
13 24 (25.53%) Web Services
13 24 (25.53%) HTML5
13 24 (25.53%) Embedded Systems
14 23 (24.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (24.47%) Image Processing
15 22 (23.40%) Ajax
16 20 (21.28%) XML
16 20 (21.28%) SOAP
17 19 (20.21%) Algorithms
17 19 (20.21%) XSD
17 19 (20.21%) XSLT

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 5 (5.32%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 23 (24.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (20.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (20.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) MySQL
5 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.06%) GIS
6 1 (1.06%) OLTP
6 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.70%) Subversion
3 9 (9.57%) Maven
4 7 (7.45%) CMake
4 7 (7.45%) Grunt
4 7 (7.45%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.13%) JIRA
6 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.06%) NUnit
6 1 (1.06%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.06%) QUnit
6 1 (1.06%) Redmine
6 1 (1.06%) Selenium
6 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.06%) Automotive
1 1 (1.06%) Electronics
1 1 (1.06%) Finance
1 1 (1.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.70%) HTML
2 52 (55.32%) .NET
3 51 (54.26%) CSS
4 41 (43.62%) ASP.NET
4 41 (43.62%) jQuery
5 31 (32.98%) .NET Framework
6 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (25.53%) HTML5
7 24 (25.53%) Web Services
8 22 (23.40%) Ajax
9 20 (21.28%) SOAP
9 20 (21.28%) XML
10 19 (20.21%) XHTML
10 19 (20.21%) XSD
10 19 (20.21%) XSLT
11 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
12 11 (11.70%) CSS3
13 7 (7.45%) LLVM
14 4 (4.26%) Entity Framework
14 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (20.21%) Algorithms
3 15 (15.96%) Mathematics
4 13 (13.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (10.64%) User Experience
6 9 (9.57%) Verilog
6 9 (9.57%) VHDL
7 5 (5.32%) Smartphone
8 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.13%) Xbox
10 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.02%) Linux
2 13 (13.83%) Android
3 2 (2.13%) CentOS
3 2 (2.13%) Debian
3 2 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) MVC
2 29 (30.85%) Computer Vision
3 28 (29.79%) Video Processing
4 27 (28.72%) Software Engineering
5 23 (24.47%) Image Processing
6 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.64%) MVVM
9 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.32%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (5.32%) OO
9 5 (5.32%) Web Development
10 3 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.19%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.19%) SDLC
11 2 (2.13%) CQRS
11 2 (2.13%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.13%) OOD
11 2 (2.13%) Signal Processing
11 2 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 59 (62.77%) JavaScript
2 51 (54.26%) C#
3 50 (53.19%) SQL
4 34 (36.17%) C++
4 34 (36.17%) Python
5 29 (30.85%) T-SQL
6 14 (14.89%) MATLAB
7 11 (11.70%) Bash Shell
8 10 (10.64%) C
9 9 (9.57%) ES6
9 9 (9.57%) Groovy
10 8 (8.51%) VB.NET
11 5 (5.32%) Java
11 5 (5.32%) PHP
12 2 (2.13%) ECMAScript
12 2 (2.13%) Perl
12 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.06%) VBScript
13 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.19%) Telerik
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.06%) Zend
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