Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 375 415 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 38.27% 33.58% 33.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.02% 34.47% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 351 391 440
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 961 1,204 1,345
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.06% 97.41% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 882 965 1,117
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,125 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.31% - -

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 0 273 £40,000 +14.29% 67
Market Harborough 0 14 £36,250 -3.33% 7
Lutterworth +1 10 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Loughborough -1 7 £31,750 -20.63% 1
Hinckley -4 2 £42,500 - 3
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 280 (74.67%) .NET
2 278 (74.13%) C#
3 250 (66.67%) HTML
4 249 (66.40%) CSS
5 227 (60.53%) JavaScript
6 226 (60.27%) MVC
7 222 (59.20%) SQL Server
8 206 (54.93%) ASP.NET
9 179 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
10 171 (45.60%) SQL
11 149 (39.73%) jQuery
12 122 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 108 (28.80%) AngularJS
14 104 (27.73%) Microsoft
15 103 (27.47%) .NET Framework
16 93 (24.80%) Microsoft Azure
17 89 (23.73%) Entity Framework
18 86 (22.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 78 (20.80%) HTML5
20 71 (18.93%) Web Services
21 61 (16.27%) CSS3
22 55 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web API
23 54 (14.40%) Scrum
24 53 (14.13%) Unit Testing
25 52 (13.87%) T-SQL
26 51 (13.60%) React
27 49 (13.07%) Greenfield Project
28 46 (12.27%) E-Commerce
29 45 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
29 45 (12.00%) WCF

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 17 (4.53%) Confluence
2 14 (3.73%) Umbraco
3 13 (3.47%) CMS
4 12 (3.20%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.13%) Kentico
6 7 (1.87%) EPiServer
6 7 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.33%) IIS
7 5 (1.33%) WordPress
8 4 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.80%) Drupal
9 3 (0.80%) SAS
10 2 (0.53%) Apache
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.27%) CICS
11 1 (0.27%) Community Server
11 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.27%) nginx
11 1 (0.27%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 93 (24.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.67%) npm
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.07%) SaaS
4 3 (0.80%) GitHub
5 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.53%) Google Play
5 2 (0.53%) Office 365
5 2 (0.53%) Yarn
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.27%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.27%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.07%) Intranet
3 3 (0.80%) Internet
3 3 (0.80%) SMS
4 2 (0.53%) SSH
5 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (59.20%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.47%) SQL Server 2016
3 38 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (6.13%) Power BI
5 19 (5.07%) MongoDB
6 18 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.73%) RavenDB
8 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.87%) MySQL
12 6 (1.60%) Big Data
12 6 (1.60%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.60%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.80%) MS Access
14 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 35 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (7.73%) Bitbucket
3 28 (7.47%) JIRA
4 22 (5.87%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (5.60%) Git (software)
6 18 (4.80%) Moq
6 18 (4.80%) Visual Studio
7 17 (4.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (4.53%) TeamCity
8 15 (4.00%) webpack
9 9 (2.40%) MSTest
9 9 (2.40%) NUnit
9 9 (2.40%) Subversion
10 6 (1.60%) jspm
10 6 (1.60%) Selenium
10 6 (1.60%) Xcode
11 4 (1.07%) Protractor
12 3 (0.80%) Grunt
12 3 (0.80%) gulp
12 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (9.60%) Retail
2 19 (5.07%) Finance
3 14 (3.73%) Automotive
4 12 (3.20%) Marketing
5 9 (2.40%) Games
6 7 (1.87%) Advertising
7 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.07%) Banking
8 4 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (74.67%) .NET
2 250 (66.67%) HTML
3 249 (66.40%) CSS
4 206 (54.93%) ASP.NET
5 149 (39.73%) jQuery
6 122 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 108 (28.80%) AngularJS
8 103 (27.47%) .NET Framework
9 89 (23.73%) Entity Framework
10 86 (22.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 78 (20.80%) HTML5
12 71 (18.93%) Web Services
13 61 (16.27%) CSS3
14 55 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 51 (13.60%) React
16 45 (12.00%) WCF
17 44 (11.73%) RESTful
18 36 (9.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 35 (9.33%) Sass
20 33 (8.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.07%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (10.67%) Mobile App
3 27 (7.20%) User Experience
4 20 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.13%) Social Network
7 7 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.60%) Music Streaming
9 5 (1.33%) EPoS
10 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.80%) Marketing Technology
10 3 (0.80%) NHS
11 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.27%) Animation
12 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.27%) LIMS
12 1 (0.27%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.60%) Android
1 21 (5.60%) Apple iOS
2 13 (3.47%) Windows
3 3 (0.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (60.27%) MVC
2 179 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (14.40%) Scrum
4 53 (14.13%) Unit Testing
5 46 (12.27%) E-Commerce
6 45 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (10.93%) OO
8 34 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (9.07%) TDD
9 31 (8.27%) Dependency Injection
10 27 (7.20%) Test Automation
11 26 (6.93%) Front End Development
11 26 (6.93%) Web Application Development
12 25 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (6.40%) Microservices
14 23 (6.13%) Web Development
15 22 (5.87%) Mobile Application Development
16 20 (5.33%) B2C
17 19 (5.07%) Responsive Web Design
18 18 (4.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 278 (74.13%) C#
2 227 (60.53%) JavaScript
3 171 (45.60%) SQL
4 52 (13.87%) T-SQL
5 27 (7.20%) PHP
6 22 (5.87%) Java
7 15 (4.00%) C++
8 13 (3.47%) PL/SQL
9 11 (2.93%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.67%) Objective-C
11 9 (2.40%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.13%) ES6
12 8 (2.13%) XAML
13 7 (1.87%) VB
14 6 (1.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (1.07%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.07%) C
15 4 (1.07%) Python
15 4 (1.07%) VBA
16 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (5.60%) Degree
2 7 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) ISEB
4 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.27%) MCP
4 1 (0.27%) MCSA
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.73%) SLA
2 6 (1.60%) GDPR
3 5 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 28 (7.47%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Firmware
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.33%) Terraform
2 3 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.27%) cPanel
3 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 104 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.33%) Google
3 24 (6.40%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.67%) Twitter
5 9 (2.40%) Oracle
5 9 (2.40%) Tableau
6 8 (2.13%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.80%) Capita
7 3 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (0.80%) Remedy
8 2 (0.53%) Adobe
8 2 (0.53%) IBM
8 2 (0.53%) Zend
9 1 (0.27%) Epicor
9 1 (0.27%) Progress
9 1 (0.27%) Sage
9 1 (0.27%) SAP
9 1 (0.27%) Telerik
9 1 (0.27%) VMware
9 1 (0.27%) webMethods