The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 160 167
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 13 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.51% 0.068% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.070% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 15
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £46,500 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% +6.52%  

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 2458 2871 3253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.12% 97.89% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 2375 2576
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 £27,500
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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Leeds

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 29 (93.55%) .NET
3 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
4 15 (48.39%) MVC
5 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (25.81%) HTML
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
10 7 (22.58%) Delphi
10 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
11 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
12 5 (16.13%) TDD
12 5 (16.13%) B2C
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 5 (16.13%) BDD
12 5 (16.13%) Entity Framework
12 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
13 4 (12.90%) iPad
13 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (12.90%) jQuery
13 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (12.90%) Middleware
13 4 (12.90%) ERP
13 4 (12.90%) Degree
13 4 (12.90%) JIRA

Senior Software 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 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) MSTest
3 1 (3.23%) NUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (25.81%) CSS
4 8 (25.81%) HTML
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
6 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
6 5 (16.13%) Entity Framework
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) Middleware
7 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (9.68%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (6.45%) WCF
9 2 (6.45%) WPF
9 2 (6.45%) XML
10 1 (3.23%) LINQ
10 1 (3.23%) SOAP
10 1 (3.23%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.90%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) MVC
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) B2C
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) ERP
6 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
6 3 (9.68%) SOA
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) Coaching
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) ETL
8 1 (3.23%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.23%) Microservices
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Secure Coding
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) Delphi
4 3 (9.68%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.45%) VB6
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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