The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Developer
Leicestershire > Leicester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 131 126 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 45.64% 33.51% 33.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.62% 33.87% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 140 134 155
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £56,375 £53,750 £46,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 281 372 428
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.91% 98.94% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1818 2320
Leicester median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -5.32%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Leicester

Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Developer in Leicester

Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Leicester over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Leicester

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Leicester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 186 (63.27%) JavaScript
2 165 (56.12%) HTML
3 159 (54.08%) CSS
4 111 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (35.71%) .NET
6 96 (32.65%) C#
7 92 (31.29%) jQuery
8 89 (30.27%) Mobile App
9 84 (28.57%) SQL
10 82 (27.89%) PHP
11 78 (26.53%) MVC
12 75 (25.51%) MySQL
12 75 (25.51%) SQL Server
12 75 (25.51%) AngularJS
13 74 (25.17%) HTML5
13 74 (25.17%) ASP.NET
14 65 (22.11%) Java
15 47 (15.99%) Web Development
16 46 (15.65%) Software Engineering
17 44 (14.97%) CSS3
18 41 (13.95%) CMS
19 40 (13.61%) OO
19 40 (13.61%) Kanban
19 40 (13.61%) ASP.NET MVC
20 37 (12.59%) Retail
21 36 (12.24%) Scrum
22 35 (11.90%) TDD
22 35 (11.90%) QA
23 34 (11.56%) Front End Development
24 33 (11.22%) Drupal

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 41 (13.95%) CMS
2 33 (11.22%) Drupal
3 24 (8.16%) WordPress
4 9 (3.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.38%) nginx
6 5 (1.70%) Apache
6 5 (1.70%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.02%) OpenEdge
7 3 (1.02%) SAS
8 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.34%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.42%) Magento
2 9 (3.06%) Shopify
3 7 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.70%) GitHub
3 4 (1.36%) Google Play
4 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.02%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.02%) SaaS
5 2 (0.68%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.34%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.68%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (25.51%) MySQL
1 75 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.46%) MongoDB
3 17 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.36%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.02%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.02%) OLAP
10 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.68%) QlikView
11 2 (0.68%) Redis
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (10.88%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.80%) gulp
3 14 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.42%) Selenium
5 11 (3.74%) Grunt
6 10 (3.40%) QUnit
7 6 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.36%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.36%) Mocha
8 4 (1.36%) Subversion
9 3 (1.02%) Liquibase
10 2 (0.68%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.68%) Xcode
11 1 (0.34%) Appium
11 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (12.59%) Retail
2 26 (8.84%) Marketing
3 15 (5.10%) Finance
4 13 (4.42%) Advertising
5 10 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.72%) Electronics
7 6 (2.04%) Games
7 6 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.36%) Back Office
9 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (56.12%) HTML
2 159 (54.08%) CSS
3 105 (35.71%) .NET
4 92 (31.29%) jQuery
5 75 (25.51%) AngularJS
6 74 (25.17%) ASP.NET
6 74 (25.17%) HTML5
7 44 (14.97%) CSS3
8 40 (13.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (10.88%) Node.js
10 26 (8.84%) LAMP
10 26 (8.84%) React
11 25 (8.50%) Apache Cordova
11 25 (8.50%) Sass
12 24 (8.16%) Web Services
13 23 (7.82%) PhoneGap
13 23 (7.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (7.14%) Ember.js
15 19 (6.46%) Laravel
16 18 (6.12%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 89 (30.27%) Mobile App
2 28 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 23 (7.82%) User Experience
4 21 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.40%) Social Media
7 9 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.70%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.70%) Blog
9 2 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.34%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.88%) Android
2 28 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.42%) Windows
4 4 (1.36%) Linux
5 3 (1.02%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.68%) CentOS
6 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (26.53%) MVC
3 47 (15.99%) Web Development
4 46 (15.65%) Software Engineering
5 40 (13.61%) Kanban
5 40 (13.61%) OO
6 36 (12.24%) Scrum
7 35 (11.90%) TDD
8 34 (11.56%) Front End Development
9 25 (8.50%) E-Commerce
9 25 (8.50%) Mobile Development
9 25 (8.50%) Test Automation
10 21 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.80%) SOA
12 19 (6.46%) Continuous Delivery
13 16 (5.44%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.10%) Digital Marketing
15 14 (4.76%) OO PHP
16 12 (4.08%) SDLC
17 10 (3.40%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (63.27%) JavaScript
2 96 (32.65%) C#
3 84 (28.57%) SQL
4 82 (27.89%) PHP
5 65 (22.11%) Java
6 28 (9.52%) Python
7 22 (7.48%) T-SQL
8 21 (7.14%) Scala
9 12 (4.08%) VB.NET
10 10 (3.40%) ES6
11 8 (2.72%) Ruby
12 6 (2.04%) C
13 5 (1.70%) C++
13 5 (1.70%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.36%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.36%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.02%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.68%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.68%) PHP 7
16 2 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (8.50%) Degree
2 15 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.90%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) SLA
3 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.70%) Firmware
2 2 (0.68%) Varnish
2 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.34%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 30 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.10%) Xamarin
3 12 (4.08%) Cognizant
3 12 (4.08%) Zend
4 10 (3.40%) Adobe
5 8 (2.72%) SAP
6 7 (2.38%) Oracle
7 4 (1.36%) Google
8 3 (1.02%) Progress
9 2 (0.68%) Panasonic
9 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.34%) HP
10 1 (0.34%) OpenText
10 1 (0.34%) Telerik
10 1 (0.34%) Twitter
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