The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 160 97 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 40.71% 30.70% 36.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.45% 30.79% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 147 95 136
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 386 315 426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 98.22% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 345 254 355
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Leicester

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 215 (65.95%) JavaScript
2 159 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (47.55%) CSS
4 146 (44.79%) HTML
5 119 (36.50%) .NET
6 118 (36.20%) SQL
7 117 (35.89%) MVC
8 115 (35.28%) C#
9 110 (33.74%) jQuery
10 105 (32.21%) AngularJS
11 101 (30.98%) ASP.NET
12 97 (29.75%) SQL Server
13 76 (23.31%) MySQL
14 74 (22.70%) PHP
14 74 (22.70%) Java
15 70 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 69 (21.17%) OO
16 69 (21.17%) Mobile App
17 66 (20.25%) HTML5
18 55 (16.87%) Kanban
19 53 (16.26%) Git (software)
19 53 (16.26%) TDD
20 50 (15.34%) Software Engineering
21 48 (14.72%) Front End Development
21 48 (14.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 45 (13.80%) QA
23 44 (13.50%) Scrum
23 44 (13.50%) T-SQL
24 42 (12.88%) Node.js
25 41 (12.58%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 27 (8.28%) WordPress
2 22 (6.75%) CMS
3 20 (6.13%) Drupal
4 14 (4.29%) IIS
5 9 (2.76%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.15%) nginx
8 5 (1.53%) Apache
9 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS Office
2 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.60%) Magento
2 9 (2.76%) Shopify
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.84%) GitHub
3 4 (1.23%) Google Play
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.92%) Internet
2 2 (0.61%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.31%) FTP
3 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 76 (23.31%) MySQL
3 31 (9.51%) MongoDB
4 21 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (5.21%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.23%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.92%) DTS
12 3 (0.92%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.92%) OLTP
12 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 53 (16.26%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.51%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.52%) gulp
4 16 (4.91%) JIRA
5 13 (3.99%) PHPUnit
5 13 (3.99%) Redmine
6 12 (3.68%) QUnit
6 12 (3.68%) Selenium
7 8 (2.45%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.15%) Mocha
8 7 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.53%) Grunt
9 5 (1.53%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Blend
10 4 (1.23%) Subversion
11 2 (0.61%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.61%) NUnit
11 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.31%) Maven
General
1 40 (12.27%) Retail
2 14 (4.29%) Marketing
3 11 (3.37%) Advertising
4 8 (2.45%) Finance
5 5 (1.53%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (47.55%) CSS
2 146 (44.79%) HTML
3 119 (36.50%) .NET
4 110 (33.74%) jQuery
5 105 (32.21%) AngularJS
6 101 (30.98%) ASP.NET
7 70 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 66 (20.25%) HTML5
9 48 (14.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 42 (12.88%) Node.js
11 41 (12.58%) CSS3
12 37 (11.35%) .NET Framework
13 28 (8.59%) Ajax
13 28 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (7.98%) LAMP
14 26 (7.98%) Symfony
15 25 (7.67%) JSON
15 25 (7.67%) XML
16 24 (7.36%) Ember.js
17 23 (7.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (21.17%) Mobile App
2 35 (10.74%) User Experience
3 34 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (9.20%) Data Structures
5 15 (4.60%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.37%) Social Media
7 9 (2.76%) Blog
8 3 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.31%) AS400
10 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.31%) Fintech
10 1 (0.31%) iPad
10 1 (0.31%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.36%) Apple iOS
2 21 (6.44%) Android
3 17 (5.21%) Linux
4 13 (3.99%) Windows
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (35.89%) MVC
3 69 (21.17%) OO
4 55 (16.87%) Kanban
5 53 (16.26%) TDD
6 50 (15.34%) Software Engineering
7 48 (14.72%) Front End Development
8 44 (13.50%) Scrum
9 35 (10.74%) Unit Testing
10 34 (10.43%) E-Commerce
11 31 (9.51%) Web Development
12 27 (8.28%) OOD
13 26 (7.98%) Test Automation
14 24 (7.36%) OOP
15 20 (6.13%) Mentoring
16 19 (5.83%) SOA
17 18 (5.52%) OO PHP
18 17 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
19 14 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (4.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 215 (65.95%) JavaScript
2 118 (36.20%) SQL
3 115 (35.28%) C#
4 74 (22.70%) Java
4 74 (22.70%) PHP
5 44 (13.50%) T-SQL
6 33 (10.12%) VB.NET
7 28 (8.59%) Scala
8 26 (7.98%) Python
9 16 (4.91%) Apple Swift
9 16 (4.91%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.07%) Ruby
11 8 (2.45%) ES6
11 8 (2.45%) F#
12 6 (1.84%) C++
13 3 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.92%) VBA
13 3 (0.92%) XAML
14 1 (0.31%) COBOL
14 1 (0.31%) RPG
Qualifications
1 22 (6.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.80%) QA
2 3 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (2.45%) Kibana
1 8 (2.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.29%) Zend
3 12 (3.68%) Cognizant
4 8 (2.45%) Adobe
4 8 (2.45%) Twitter
5 7 (2.15%) Oracle
5 7 (2.15%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.84%) Google
7 3 (0.92%) Telerik
8 2 (0.61%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.31%) IBM
9 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.31%) SAP
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