The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Rank 46 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 147 163 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.68% 4.94% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 5.11% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 138 145 166
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,609
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 2523 3189 3656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2615 2943
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Leeds

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 150 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (44.83%) C#
3 126 (43.45%) SQL
4 122 (42.07%) .NET
5 109 (37.59%) JavaScript
6 90 (31.03%) Java
7 89 (30.69%) HTML
8 82 (28.28%) SQL Server
9 81 (27.93%) ASP.NET
10 74 (25.52%) CSS
10 74 (25.52%) Git (software)
11 73 (25.17%) MVC
12 67 (23.10%) Microsoft
13 55 (18.97%) TDD
14 52 (17.93%) OO
15 50 (17.24%) Web Services
16 45 (15.52%) XML
16 45 (15.52%) MySQL
17 43 (14.83%) Scrum
17 43 (14.83%) Unit Testing
18 42 (14.48%) AngularJS
19 40 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
20 39 (13.45%) E-Commerce
21 37 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
22 35 (12.07%) NoSQL
22 35 (12.07%) PHP
22 35 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 34 (11.72%) .NET Framework
23 34 (11.72%) T-SQL
23 34 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.14%) Apache
2 12 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.79%) SAS
3 11 (3.79%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.76%) JBoss
5 7 (2.41%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.72%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.72%) ATG Dynamo
6 5 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.72%) iPlanet
6 5 (1.72%) WordPress
7 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.69%) IIS
7 2 (0.69%) Jetty
8 1 (0.34%) CMS
8 1 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.76%) SaaS
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) GitHub
4 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Loggly
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.72%) HTTP
2 3 (1.03%) Intranet
3 2 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (28.28%) SQL Server
2 45 (15.52%) MySQL
3 35 (12.07%) NoSQL
3 35 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.52%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.10%) Big Data
7 9 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.41%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (1.72%) DB2
10 5 (1.72%) QlikView
11 4 (1.38%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 74 (25.52%) Git (software)
2 32 (11.03%) Subversion
3 24 (8.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 23 (7.93%) TeamCity
5 21 (7.24%) Mercurial
6 17 (5.86%) JIRA
7 16 (5.52%) Selenium
8 15 (5.17%) JUnit
8 15 (5.17%) Visual Studio
9 10 (3.45%) Jenkins
9 10 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.10%) JMeter
11 8 (2.76%) NUnit
12 6 (2.07%) TortoiseSVN
13 5 (1.72%) PHPUnit
14 3 (1.03%) Travis CI
15 2 (0.69%) gulp
15 2 (0.69%) Maven
15 2 (0.69%) MSTest
16 1 (0.34%) NetBeans
General
1 32 (11.03%) Finance
2 10 (3.45%) Retail
3 5 (1.72%) Advertising
4 3 (1.03%) Banking
4 3 (1.03%) Games
5 2 (0.69%) Law
5 2 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (42.07%) .NET
2 89 (30.69%) HTML
3 81 (27.93%) ASP.NET
4 74 (25.52%) CSS
5 50 (17.24%) Web Services
6 45 (15.52%) XML
7 42 (14.48%) AngularJS
8 40 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (11.72%) .NET Framework
10 33 (11.38%) HTML5
11 30 (10.34%) jQuery
12 29 (10.00%) J2EE
13 22 (7.59%) Node.js
14 21 (7.24%) Entity Framework
14 21 (7.24%) WCF
15 20 (6.90%) Spring
16 19 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (5.52%) Ajax
18 15 (5.17%) LAMP
18 15 (5.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.59%) Algorithms
2 21 (7.24%) Data Structures
3 18 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.79%) User Experience
5 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.41%) iPad
6 6 (2.07%) Streaming Media
7 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.03%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.69%) RIA
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.34%) Life Science
9 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.45%) Linux
2 8 (2.76%) Windows
3 2 (0.69%) Android
3 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.69%) Unix
3 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (25.17%) MVC
3 55 (18.97%) TDD
4 52 (17.93%) OO
5 43 (14.83%) Scrum
5 43 (14.83%) Unit Testing
6 39 (13.45%) E-Commerce
7 37 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (10.69%) Web Development
9 28 (9.66%) Mentoring
10 27 (9.31%) Software Engineering
11 26 (8.97%) BDD
12 24 (8.28%) Automated Testing
13 19 (6.55%) Microservices
14 18 (6.21%) DevOps
15 15 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (5.17%) Front End Development
15 15 (5.17%) SOA
16 11 (3.79%) Analytics
16 11 (3.79%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 130 (44.83%) C#
2 126 (43.45%) SQL
3 109 (37.59%) JavaScript
4 90 (31.03%) Java
5 35 (12.07%) PHP
6 34 (11.72%) T-SQL
7 12 (4.14%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.10%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.10%) VB
8 9 (3.10%) VB6
9 8 (2.76%) Delphi
10 6 (2.07%) Ruby
11 5 (1.72%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.72%) Python
12 4 (1.38%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.03%) C++
13 3 (1.03%) PHP 5
13 3 (1.03%) Scala
14 2 (0.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 14 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (4.48%) Degree
3 7 (2.41%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.10%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.72%) Docker
2 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.38%) Puppet
2 2 (0.69%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Nagios
3 1 (0.34%) Salt
3 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 67 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.52%) Oracle
3 9 (3.10%) ATG
3 9 (3.10%) IBM
4 8 (2.76%) Zend
5 6 (2.07%) hybris
6 5 (1.72%) BEA
7 3 (1.03%) Tableau
8 2 (0.69%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.34%) Google
9 1 (0.34%) New Relic
9 1 (0.34%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.34%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.34%) Samsung
9 1 (0.34%) SAP
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.34%) Sony
9 1 (0.34%) Splunk
9 1 (0.34%) Sun
9 1 (0.34%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Free parking or travel to site, subs
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Mason Frank International
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago