Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 370 486 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 39.83% 36.38% 31.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.35% 36.96% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 389 478 501
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,250 £52,500 £67,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 917 1,315 1,317
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.71% 98.43% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1,153 1,092
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 0 234 £37,500 - 49
Market Harborough 0 37 £35,000 - 9
Loughborough 0 12 £37,500 -16.67% 6
Coalville -2 3 £35,000 -17.65%
Lutterworth +4 2 £24,500 -24.62%
Hinckley -2 1 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Melton Mowbray - 1 £45,000 - 2
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 261 (70.54%) JavaScript
2 239 (64.59%) CSS
3 238 (64.32%) HTML
4 217 (58.65%) C#
5 211 (57.03%) .NET
6 178 (48.11%) MVC
7 157 (42.43%) SQL Server
8 156 (42.16%) ASP.NET
9 144 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
10 130 (35.14%) jQuery
11 128 (34.59%) SQL
12 79 (21.35%) .NET Framework
12 79 (21.35%) HTML5
13 78 (21.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 78 (21.08%) PHP
14 75 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
15 71 (19.19%) AngularJS
16 63 (17.03%) Entity Framework
16 63 (17.03%) CSS3
17 58 (15.68%) Google
18 54 (14.59%) Web Development
19 48 (12.97%) Microsoft
19 48 (12.97%) Unit Testing
20 45 (12.16%) E-Commerce
21 44 (11.89%) OO
22 42 (11.35%) Retail
22 42 (11.35%) Node.js
23 41 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
23 41 (11.08%) Greenfield Project
24 39 (10.54%) MySQL

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 12 (3.24%) CMS
2 9 (2.43%) Umbraco
3 7 (1.89%) Drupal
3 7 (1.89%) IIS
4 6 (1.62%) OpenEdge
4 6 (1.62%) WordPress
5 5 (1.35%) Apache
5 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.54%) Confluence
7 1 (0.27%) CICS
7 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (1.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.81%) InDesign
3 3 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.54%) HipChat
5 1 (0.27%) GIMP
5 1 (0.27%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.81%) Magento
2 3 (0.81%) PlanetPress Connect
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.27%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.27%) GitHub
4 1 (0.27%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.08%) SMS
2 3 (0.81%) DAB
3 1 (0.27%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) Intranet
3 1 (0.27%) Skype
3 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (42.43%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.54%) MySQL
3 17 (4.59%) MongoDB
4 12 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
4 12 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.16%) QlikView
7 6 (1.62%) Power BI
8 5 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.35%) SAP HANA
9 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.81%) Big Data
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.54%) GIS
11 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 33 (8.92%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (5.14%) Visual Studio
4 15 (4.05%) Moq
5 10 (2.70%) JIRA
5 10 (2.70%) Selenium
6 9 (2.43%) webpack
7 6 (1.62%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.08%) Subversion
10 3 (0.81%) Calabash
10 3 (0.81%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.81%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.81%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.81%) QUnit
10 3 (0.81%) Redmine
11 2 (0.54%) GitLab
11 2 (0.54%) Maven
11 2 (0.54%) NUnit
11 2 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 42 (11.35%) Retail
2 22 (5.95%) Marketing
3 18 (4.86%) Finance
4 16 (4.32%) Advertising
5 6 (1.62%) Games
6 4 (1.08%) Banking
7 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.54%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (64.59%) CSS
2 238 (64.32%) HTML
3 211 (57.03%) .NET
4 156 (42.16%) ASP.NET
5 130 (35.14%) jQuery
6 79 (21.35%) .NET Framework
6 79 (21.35%) HTML5
7 78 (21.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 75 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (19.19%) AngularJS
10 63 (17.03%) CSS3
10 63 (17.03%) Entity Framework
11 42 (11.35%) Node.js
12 41 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (9.19%) XML
14 31 (8.38%) RESTful
15 29 (7.84%) Web Services
16 27 (7.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 23 (6.22%) Laravel
17 23 (6.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.08%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (10.54%) User Experience
3 37 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 33 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.89%) Music Streaming
7 6 (1.62%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (1.62%) EPoS
8 3 (0.81%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.54%) Arduino
9 2 (0.54%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.27%) iPad
10 1 (0.27%) iPhone
10 1 (0.27%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.27%) Robotics
10 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.30%) Android
2 21 (5.68%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.97%) Linux
4 9 (2.43%) Windows
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (48.11%) MVC
2 144 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (14.59%) Web Development
4 48 (12.97%) Unit Testing
5 45 (12.16%) E-Commerce
6 44 (11.89%) OO
7 36 (9.73%) Front End Development
8 35 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (9.46%) OOP
9 25 (6.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 24 (6.49%) Dependency Injection
11 22 (5.95%) Mobile Application Development
11 22 (5.95%) TDD
12 21 (5.68%) Scrum
12 21 (5.68%) SDLC
13 18 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.59%) Android Development
15 16 (4.32%) Software Engineering
16 15 (4.05%) Test Automation
16 15 (4.05%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 261 (70.54%) JavaScript
2 217 (58.65%) C#
3 128 (34.59%) SQL
4 78 (21.08%) PHP
5 33 (8.92%) Java
6 25 (6.76%) T-SQL
7 23 (6.22%) Python
8 14 (3.78%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.97%) C++
9 11 (2.97%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.70%) ES6
11 9 (2.43%) C
12 8 (2.16%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.89%) Apple Swift
13 7 (1.89%) VC++
14 6 (1.62%) OpenEdge ABL
14 6 (1.62%) VBA
15 5 (1.35%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.08%) VB
17 2 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (5.41%) Degree
2 3 (0.81%) HND
3 2 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.89%) QA
2 6 (1.62%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (7.03%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (15.68%) Google
2 48 (12.97%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.78%) Twitter
4 13 (3.51%) Birst
5 12 (3.24%) Tableau
5 12 (3.24%) Xamarin
6 11 (2.97%) Adobe
6 11 (2.97%) Atlassian
6 11 (2.97%) Telerik
7 9 (2.43%) Oracle
8 7 (1.89%) Zend
9 6 (1.62%) Progress
10 5 (1.35%) DevExpress
10 5 (1.35%) SAP
10 5 (1.35%) SnapLogic
11 4 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.81%) XMPie
13 2 (0.54%) Remedy
13 2 (0.54%) Sage
14 1 (0.27%) IBM