Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 352 507 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 37.89% 34.75% 32.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.64% 35.26% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 349 497 468
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,700 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

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 911 1438 1329
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.06% 98.56% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1226 1081
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.88% +7.89% -2.56%
10th Percentile £23,950 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 0 218 £36,500 -6.41% 23
Loughborough 0 24 £39,000 -13.33%
Market Harborough 0 21 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Lutterworth - 6 £38,750 -
Coalville +4 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Hinckley -2 1 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Leicestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 237 (67.33%) JavaScript
2 223 (63.35%) CSS
3 217 (61.65%) HTML
4 184 (52.27%) .NET
5 183 (51.99%) C#
6 141 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (38.92%) MVC
8 134 (38.07%) ASP.NET
9 131 (37.22%) SQL Server
10 128 (36.36%) jQuery
11 120 (34.09%) SQL
12 84 (23.86%) PHP
13 79 (22.44%) HTML5
14 75 (21.31%) AngularJS
15 70 (19.89%) CSS3
16 66 (18.75%) Web Development
17 64 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 60 (17.05%) Unit Testing
19 54 (15.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 53 (15.06%) Mobile App
21 47 (13.35%) .NET Framework
22 42 (11.93%) Microsoft
23 41 (11.65%) MySQL
24 40 (11.36%) Node.js
25 39 (11.08%) Java
25 39 (11.08%) Google
26 37 (10.51%) OO
27 36 (10.23%) Git (software)
27 36 (10.23%) User Experience
28 35 (9.94%) ASP.NET Web API

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 23 (6.53%) CMS
2 10 (2.84%) Drupal
3 7 (1.99%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.14%) IIS
4 4 (1.14%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.14%) WordPress
5 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.85%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.57%) Confluence
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) CICS
7 1 (0.28%) Liferay
7 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (2.56%) Moqups
2 6 (1.70%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.85%) InDesign
4 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.57%) HipChat
5 1 (0.28%) GIMP
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.85%) Magento
1 3 (0.85%) PlanetPress Connect
2 2 (0.57%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.28%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (0.85%) SaaS
5 2 (0.57%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.85%) DAB
2 2 (0.57%) SMS
3 1 (0.28%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (37.22%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.65%) MySQL
3 14 (3.98%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.27%) QlikView
6 8 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.70%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.70%) Power BI
8 5 (1.42%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.42%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.57%) Big Data
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 36 (10.23%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.53%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.13%) JIRA
5 9 (2.56%) Moq
6 8 (2.27%) Selenium
7 6 (1.70%) Subversion
8 4 (1.14%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.14%) QUnit
8 4 (1.14%) Redmine
8 4 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.14%) webpack
9 3 (0.85%) Calabash
9 3 (0.85%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.85%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.57%) GitLab
10 2 (0.57%) Maven
10 2 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (9.94%) Retail
2 28 (7.95%) Finance
2 28 (7.95%) Marketing
3 17 (4.83%) Advertising
4 16 (4.55%) Electronics
5 10 (2.84%) Games
6 8 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.28%) Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (63.35%) CSS
2 217 (61.65%) HTML
3 184 (52.27%) .NET
4 134 (38.07%) ASP.NET
5 128 (36.36%) jQuery
6 79 (22.44%) HTML5
7 75 (21.31%) AngularJS
8 70 (19.89%) CSS3
9 64 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (15.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 47 (13.35%) .NET Framework
12 40 (11.36%) Node.js
13 35 (9.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (9.66%) Entity Framework
14 34 (9.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 29 (8.24%) XML
16 28 (7.95%) RESTful
17 24 (6.82%) Web Services
18 22 (6.25%) JSON
19 21 (5.97%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.06%) Mobile App
2 36 (10.23%) User Experience
3 24 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.84%) Social Media
7 9 (2.56%) Arduino
8 7 (1.99%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.28%) iPad
9 1 (0.28%) iPhone
9 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.28%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.66%) Android
2 28 (7.95%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.83%) Windows
4 7 (1.99%) Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (38.92%) MVC
3 66 (18.75%) Web Development
4 60 (17.05%) Unit Testing
5 37 (10.51%) OO
6 31 (8.81%) E-Commerce
6 31 (8.81%) TDD
7 29 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (8.24%) Mobile Application Development
8 26 (7.39%) Front End Development
8 26 (7.39%) OOP
9 25 (7.10%) Android Development
10 24 (6.82%) SDLC
11 21 (5.97%) BDD
11 21 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
12 19 (5.40%) Mobile Development
13 16 (4.55%) Kanban
13 16 (4.55%) Logistics
14 15 (4.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 237 (67.33%) JavaScript
2 183 (51.99%) C#
3 120 (34.09%) SQL
4 84 (23.86%) PHP
5 39 (11.08%) Java
6 33 (9.38%) Python
7 27 (7.67%) T-SQL
8 13 (3.69%) PL/SQL
8 13 (3.69%) Ruby
9 12 (3.41%) C
9 12 (3.41%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.56%) C++
10 9 (2.56%) PHP 7
11 7 (1.99%) VC++
12 6 (1.70%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.70%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.70%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.70%) VBA
13 5 (1.42%) ES6
14 4 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (6.53%) Degree
2 6 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.57%) HND
3 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.99%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (0.85%) Kibana
1 3 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (0.85%) WSUS
2 1 (0.28%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 42 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.08%) Google
3 22 (6.25%) Twitter
4 19 (5.40%) Oracle
5 17 (4.83%) Adobe
6 13 (3.69%) Birst
7 11 (3.13%) SAP
8 10 (2.84%) Atlassian
9 9 (2.56%) Facebook
9 9 (2.56%) Tableau
9 9 (2.56%) Xamarin
9 9 (2.56%) Xero
10 7 (1.99%) DevExpress
10 7 (1.99%) Telerik
10 7 (1.99%) Zend
11 5 (1.42%) SnapLogic
12 3 (0.85%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.85%) Progress
12 3 (0.85%) XMPie
13 2 (0.57%) Sage