The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 41
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 125 133 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.91% 4.65% 6.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 4.75% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 113 123 177
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.57% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2472 2802 3255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.90% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2054 2334 2572
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,360
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Leeds

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Leeds

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Leeds

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 138 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (45.39%) C#
3 118 (43.54%) SQL
4 111 (40.96%) JavaScript
5 104 (38.38%) Java
5 104 (38.38%) .NET
6 88 (32.47%) Git (software)
7 87 (32.10%) MVC
8 86 (31.73%) HTML
9 83 (30.63%) ASP.NET
10 77 (28.41%) CSS
11 65 (23.99%) TDD
12 64 (23.62%) SQL Server
13 56 (20.66%) Microsoft
14 51 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 49 (18.08%) Software Engineering
16 45 (16.61%) AngularJS
17 44 (16.24%) Web Services
18 43 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
19 42 (15.50%) OO
20 41 (15.13%) NoSQL
21 40 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
22 39 (14.39%) XML
22 39 (14.39%) MySQL
23 36 (13.28%) Subversion
23 36 (13.28%) Unit Testing
24 35 (12.92%) Spring
24 35 (12.92%) PHP
24 35 (12.92%) Test Automation
25 34 (12.55%) E-Commerce

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 15 (5.54%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.69%) Apache
2 10 (3.69%) JBoss
3 9 (3.32%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.95%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.21%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.85%) Jetty
7 4 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.11%) ATG Dynamo
8 3 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.11%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.74%) CMS
9 2 (0.74%) Confluence
9 2 (0.74%) IIS
9 2 (0.74%) Tornado
9 2 (0.74%) WordPress
10 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.21%) SaaS
3 5 (1.85%) GitHub
4 4 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.37%) Firebase
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Loggly
6 1 (0.37%) Office 365
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.85%) HTTP
2 3 (1.11%) Intranet
3 2 (0.74%) AMQP
3 2 (0.74%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 41 (15.13%) NoSQL
3 39 (14.39%) MySQL
4 33 (12.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (7.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (5.54%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (4.80%) Big Data
10 12 (4.43%) MongoDB
11 11 (4.06%) Hadoop
11 11 (4.06%) Redis
12 9 (3.32%) Riak
13 7 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.58%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (1.85%) Couchbase
14 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
15 4 (1.48%) CouchDB
15 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 88 (32.47%) Git (software)
2 36 (13.28%) Subversion
3 22 (8.12%) Mercurial
4 18 (6.64%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.64%) Selenium
5 17 (6.27%) JIRA
5 17 (6.27%) TeamCity
5 17 (6.27%) Visual Studio
6 16 (5.90%) JUnit
7 14 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (4.43%) NUnit
8 12 (4.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (4.06%) JMeter
9 11 (4.06%) Maven
9 11 (4.06%) TortoiseSVN
10 6 (2.21%) PHPUnit
11 5 (1.85%) MorphX
12 4 (1.48%) Gradle
12 4 (1.48%) Mockito
13 3 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (7.75%) Finance
2 11 (4.06%) Advertising
3 9 (3.32%) Games
4 8 (2.95%) Retail
5 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.74%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (38.38%) .NET
2 86 (31.73%) HTML
3 83 (30.63%) ASP.NET
4 77 (28.41%) CSS
5 51 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (16.61%) AngularJS
7 44 (16.24%) Web Services
8 39 (14.39%) XML
9 35 (12.92%) Spring
10 31 (11.44%) HTML5
11 30 (11.07%) .NET Framework
12 29 (10.70%) Node.js
13 28 (10.33%) jQuery
14 24 (8.86%) REST
15 22 (8.12%) Entity Framework
16 21 (7.75%) Ajax
17 20 (7.38%) LAMP
18 19 (7.01%) J2EE
19 17 (6.27%) JSON
20 15 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.12%) Algorithms
1 22 (8.12%) Data Structures
2 21 (7.75%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.17%) iPad
5 11 (4.06%) Streaming Media
6 9 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.58%) User Experience
8 4 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.48%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.74%) NHS
10 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.37%) Online Games
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.69%) Linux
2 4 (1.48%) Windows
3 2 (0.74%) Android
3 2 (0.74%) Unix
4 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (32.10%) MVC
3 65 (23.99%) TDD
4 49 (18.08%) Software Engineering
5 42 (15.50%) OO
6 40 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (13.28%) Unit Testing
8 35 (12.92%) Test Automation
9 34 (12.55%) E-Commerce
9 34 (12.55%) Scrum
10 31 (11.44%) Web Development
11 27 (9.96%) BDD
12 22 (8.12%) Mentoring
13 19 (7.01%) DevOps
14 16 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (5.54%) Microservices
16 14 (5.17%) SDLC
17 13 (4.80%) Data Modelling
17 13 (4.80%) Pair Programming
18 12 (4.43%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 123 (45.39%) C#
2 118 (43.54%) SQL
3 111 (40.96%) JavaScript
4 104 (38.38%) Java
5 35 (12.92%) PHP
6 31 (11.44%) T-SQL
7 17 (6.27%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.95%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.58%) Delphi
9 7 (2.58%) Python
10 6 (2.21%) C++
10 6 (2.21%) VB
10 6 (2.21%) VB6
11 5 (1.85%) Ruby
11 5 (1.85%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.85%) X++
12 4 (1.48%) Go
12 4 (1.48%) Scala
13 2 (0.74%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (5.54%) Degree
2 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.37%) ISEB
3 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.37%) MCP
3 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (5.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.85%) Puppet
3 4 (1.48%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Marathon
4 1 (0.37%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.37%) Salt
4 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (20.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.90%) Oracle
3 9 (3.32%) ATG
3 9 (3.32%) IBM
4 6 (2.21%) hybris
4 6 (2.21%) Zend
5 5 (1.85%) Google
6 3 (1.11%) BEA
6 3 (1.11%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.11%) Tableau
7 1 (0.37%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.37%) New Relic
7 1 (0.37%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.37%) Samsung
7 1 (0.37%) Sony
7 1 (0.37%) Splunk
7 1 (0.37%) Sun
7 1 (0.37%) Sybase
7 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + 34 days annual leave
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago