Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

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

Developer
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 348 344 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 37.14% 37.64% 35.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.83% 38.26% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 304 339 498
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,250 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 920 899 1,417
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.19% 98.36% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 764 799 1,205
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,250 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Leicestershire

Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Leicestershire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Leicestershire

Developer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 251 £42,500 +13.33% 58
Loughborough -4 11 £42,250 +8.33% 11
Hinckley +3 7 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Market Harborough 0 7 £40,000 +3.23% 4
Lutterworth 0 4 £45,000 +16.13% 4
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £32,500 - 3
Wigston - 1 £52,500 -
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 199 (57.18%) .NET
2 194 (55.75%) C#
3 190 (54.60%) SQL Server
4 161 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
5 159 (45.69%) JavaScript
6 157 (45.11%) CSS
7 156 (44.83%) HTML
7 156 (44.83%) SQL
8 146 (41.95%) MVC
9 120 (34.48%) Microsoft
10 108 (31.03%) ASP.NET
11 91 (26.15%) jQuery
12 85 (24.43%) AngularJS
13 66 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 66 (18.97%) HTML5
14 64 (18.39%) T-SQL
15 62 (17.82%) Web Services
16 56 (16.09%) Scrum
17 55 (15.80%) OO
18 52 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
19 49 (14.08%) Web Development
20 48 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
21 47 (13.51%) Java
22 45 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
23 44 (12.64%) .NET Framework
24 42 (12.07%) Time Management
25 41 (11.78%) Problem-Solving
26 39 (11.21%) ASP.NET Web API
26 39 (11.21%) TDD
26 39 (11.21%) Retail

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 20 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.17%) Confluence
3 15 (4.31%) Apache
4 9 (2.59%) WordPress
5 8 (2.30%) CMS
6 5 (1.44%) SAS
7 3 (0.86%) IIS
7 3 (0.86%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.57%) Liferay
8 2 (0.57%) nginx
8 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.29%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.29%) CICS
9 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.29%) Kentico
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.15%) Movex
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Magento
4 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 52 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.16%) Office 365
3 7 (2.01%) SaaS
4 5 (1.44%) MailChimp
5 4 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.86%) IaaS
6 3 (0.86%) npm
6 3 (0.86%) PaaS
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.57%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.57%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.57%) NuGet
7 2 (0.57%) Yarn
8 1 (0.29%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.29%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.86%) Intranet
4 2 (0.57%) Internet
4 2 (0.57%) SSH
5 1 (0.29%) AMQP
5 1 (0.29%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (54.60%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (7.76%) MySQL
5 26 (7.47%) SQL Server 2016
6 21 (6.03%) Relational Database
7 19 (5.46%) Power BI
7 19 (5.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (4.02%) MongoDB
9 12 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
9 12 (3.45%) QlikView
10 10 (2.87%) NoSQL
10 10 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.44%) OLAP
13 5 (1.44%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 26 (7.47%) JIRA
1 26 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 26 (7.47%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.18%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.46%) Bitbucket
4 17 (4.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (4.02%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.74%) JUnit
7 11 (3.16%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.16%) Xcode
8 9 (2.59%) Maven
8 9 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (2.30%) EasyMock
10 6 (1.72%) Selenium
11 5 (1.44%) LSMW
12 4 (1.15%) Protractor
12 4 (1.15%) Subversion
12 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.86%) gulp
13 3 (0.86%) webpack
General
1 39 (11.21%) Retail
2 10 (2.87%) Automotive
2 10 (2.87%) Marketing
3 9 (2.59%) Finance
4 4 (1.15%) Advertising
4 4 (1.15%) Games
4 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (57.18%) .NET
2 157 (45.11%) CSS
3 156 (44.83%) HTML
4 108 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 91 (26.15%) jQuery
6 85 (24.43%) AngularJS
7 66 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 66 (18.97%) HTML5
8 62 (17.82%) Web Services
9 44 (12.64%) .NET Framework
10 39 (11.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 38 (10.92%) RESTful
12 37 (10.63%) XML
13 33 (9.48%) Spring
14 31 (8.91%) Ajax
14 31 (8.91%) JSON
14 31 (8.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (8.62%) Entity Framework
15 30 (8.62%) React
16 27 (7.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (4.89%) EPoS
3 17 (4.89%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (3.74%) User Experience
6 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.30%) Wiki
8 5 (1.44%) Replication
9 4 (1.15%) LIMS
9 4 (1.15%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.57%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.57%) Music Streaming
10 2 (0.57%) Social Network
11 1 (0.29%) BBC
11 1 (0.29%) Social Media
11 1 (0.29%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.91%) Windows
2 23 (6.61%) Linux
3 15 (4.31%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.30%) CentOS
4 8 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.01%) Android
6 5 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.57%) Unix
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (41.95%) MVC
3 56 (16.09%) Scrum
4 55 (15.80%) OO
5 49 (14.08%) Web Development
6 48 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (12.07%) Time Management
8 41 (11.78%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (11.21%) TDD
10 36 (10.34%) IT Strategy
11 32 (9.20%) Unit Testing
12 26 (7.47%) Microservices
13 25 (7.18%) Analytics
14 23 (6.61%) Software Engineering
15 22 (6.32%) OOP
16 21 (6.03%) Test Automation
17 19 (5.46%) Line Management
18 18 (5.17%) DevOps
19 17 (4.89%) Business Analysis
19 17 (4.89%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 194 (55.75%) C#
2 159 (45.69%) JavaScript
3 156 (44.83%) SQL
4 64 (18.39%) T-SQL
5 47 (13.51%) Java
6 32 (9.20%) PHP
7 30 (8.62%) Python
7 30 (8.62%) VB.NET
8 18 (5.17%) C++
9 15 (4.31%) VB
9 15 (4.31%) VB6
10 11 (3.16%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.16%) VBA
11 7 (2.01%) ABAP
12 6 (1.72%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.44%) Java 8
14 4 (1.15%) C
14 4 (1.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (1.15%) Ruby
15 3 (0.86%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 25 (7.18%) Degree
2 11 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) MBCS
6 1 (0.29%) MCP
6 1 (0.29%) MCSA
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.17%) QA
2 7 (2.01%) SLA
3 5 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (1.44%) Docker
2 4 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) cPanel
1 2 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.29%) Kibana
2 1 (0.29%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 120 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.75%) Google
3 18 (5.17%) Xamarin
4 14 (4.02%) SAP
5 11 (3.16%) Twitter
6 8 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.72%) Oracle
7 6 (1.72%) Zend
8 5 (1.44%) Cognos
8 5 (1.44%) Infor
8 5 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.44%) Tableau
9 4 (1.15%) JD Edwards
9 4 (1.15%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.57%) Birst
10 2 (0.57%) IBM
10 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.29%) Facebook
11 1 (0.29%) RedGate