The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Senior Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 24 27
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 21 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 7.29% 9.46% 8.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.45% 9.56% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 42
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £41,375 £31,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,250 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 282 366 419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.92% 98.92% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1793 2266
Median salary £35,285 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.78% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 33 (54.10%) HTML
1 33 (54.10%) CSS
2 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
3 27 (44.26%) AngularJS
4 26 (42.62%) HTML5
5 25 (40.98%) C#
6 24 (39.34%) .NET
7 20 (32.79%) jQuery
8 19 (31.15%) MVC
8 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
8 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET
9 18 (29.51%) SQL
10 17 (27.87%) MySQL
10 17 (27.87%) Mobile App
11 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
11 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (22.95%) Front End Development
12 14 (22.95%) Xamarin
13 13 (21.31%) CSS3
14 12 (19.67%) Cognizant
14 12 (19.67%) PHP
14 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (18.03%) Ember.js
15 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
16 10 (16.39%) Content Management
17 9 (14.75%) WordPress
17 9 (14.75%) gulp
17 9 (14.75%) Sass
18 8 (13.11%) ES6
18 8 (13.11%) Adobe Experience Manager

Senior 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 9 (14.75%) WordPress
2 8 (13.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (9.84%) nginx
4 4 (6.56%) Apache
5 2 (3.28%) CMS
5 2 (3.28%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.87%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.75%) gulp
3 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.28%) QUnit
3 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Protractor
General
1 5 (8.20%) Marketing
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (54.10%) CSS
1 33 (54.10%) HTML
2 27 (44.26%) AngularJS
3 26 (42.62%) HTML5
4 24 (39.34%) .NET
5 20 (32.79%) jQuery
6 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET
7 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (21.31%) CSS3
9 11 (18.03%) Ember.js
10 9 (14.75%) Sass
11 8 (13.11%) Web Services
12 5 (8.20%) WPF
13 4 (6.56%) Laravel
13 4 (6.56%) OAuth
13 4 (6.56%) OSGi
13 4 (6.56%) REST
13 4 (6.56%) RESTful
13 4 (6.56%) SOAP
13 4 (6.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.28%) Social Media
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) MVC
2 14 (22.95%) Front End Development
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.39%) Content Management
5 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.20%) OO
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
7 4 (6.56%) OO PHP
7 4 (6.56%) TDD
7 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.56%) Web Development
8 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.92%) Kanban
8 3 (4.92%) MVVM
8 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.92%) Scrum
9 2 (3.28%) Affiliate Marketing
9 2 (3.28%) OOP
9 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.98%) C#
3 18 (29.51%) SQL
4 12 (19.67%) PHP
5 8 (13.11%) ES6
6 7 (11.48%) Java
7 2 (3.28%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) Scala
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Varnish
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) Xamarin
3 12 (19.67%) Cognizant
4 8 (13.11%) Adobe
5 2 (3.28%) Panasonic
5 2 (3.28%) Zend
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