The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 25 34 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 10.05% 4.09% 6.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.23% 4.10% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 24
Median salary £42,500 £43,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.04% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £44,000
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 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 391 317 407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 98.24% 99.69% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 350 259 338
Median salary £36,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.09% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £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%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Leicester

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Leicester

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Leicester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Leicester

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 41 (67.21%) JavaScript
2 34 (55.74%) jQuery
3 32 (52.46%) HTML
3 32 (52.46%) CSS
4 29 (47.54%) MySQL
5 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
6 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
7 24 (39.34%) HTML5
8 18 (29.51%) C#
8 18 (29.51%) PHP
8 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (27.87%) Front End Development
10 15 (24.59%) SQL
11 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
11 14 (22.95%) .NET
11 14 (22.95%) TDD
12 13 (21.31%) gulp
12 13 (21.31%) WordPress
12 13 (21.31%) Ajax
12 13 (21.31%) Sass
12 13 (21.31%) MVC
13 12 (19.67%) Cognizant
13 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
13 12 (19.67%) OOP
13 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (19.67%) JIRA
14 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
14 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
15 10 (16.39%) LAMP
15 10 (16.39%) Linux

Senior 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 13 (21.31%) WordPress
2 8 (13.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (9.84%) nginx
4 4 (6.56%) Apache
5 2 (3.28%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (3.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (47.54%) MySQL
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.31%) gulp
3 12 (19.67%) JIRA
4 10 (16.39%) PHPUnit
4 10 (16.39%) Redmine
5 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.28%) NUnit
6 2 (3.28%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.28%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Electronics
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) jQuery
2 32 (52.46%) CSS
2 32 (52.46%) HTML
3 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
4 24 (39.34%) HTML5
5 14 (22.95%) .NET
5 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
6 13 (21.31%) Ajax
6 13 (21.31%) Sass
7 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (16.39%) LAMP
8 10 (16.39%) Symfony
9 9 (14.75%) CSS3
9 9 (14.75%) Web Services
10 8 (13.11%) Ember.js
11 7 (11.48%) SOAP
12 4 (6.56%) J2EE
12 4 (6.56%) Laravel
12 4 (6.56%) OSGi
12 4 (6.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) Front End Development
3 14 (22.95%) TDD
4 13 (21.31%) MVC
5 12 (19.67%) OOP
6 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
7 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.39%) OOD
8 8 (13.11%) Content Management
8 8 (13.11%) OO
9 4 (6.56%) OO PHP
9 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (3.28%) SDLC
12 1 (1.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) JavaScript
2 18 (29.51%) C#
2 18 (29.51%) PHP
3 15 (24.59%) SQL
4 8 (13.11%) ES6
5 4 (6.56%) C++
5 4 (6.56%) Java
5 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Varnish
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Cognizant
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.11%) Adobe
4 7 (11.48%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.28%) Panasonic
5 2 (3.28%) Zend
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle
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