Period
to 19 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 370 372 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 37.99% 39.74% 36.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.82% 40.17% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 300 390 486
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -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 953 926 1,336
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.84% 98.93% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 689 816 1,175
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -1 249 £42,500 +13.33% 63
Hinckley +3 13 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Loughborough -2 9 £45,000 +17.65% 10
Market Harborough -1 6 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Lutterworth 0 4 £50,000 +104.08% 6
Coalville +1 3 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 3 £30,000 - 2
Wigston - 1 £52,500 -
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 183 (49.46%) SQL
1 183 (49.46%) SQL Server
2 179 (48.38%) .NET
3 169 (45.68%) C#
4 164 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (41.08%) JavaScript
6 142 (38.38%) HTML
7 141 (38.11%) CSS
8 130 (35.14%) Microsoft
9 128 (34.59%) MVC
10 87 (23.51%) ASP.NET
11 82 (22.16%) T-SQL
12 76 (20.54%) Retail
12 76 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
13 73 (19.73%) AngularJS
13 73 (19.73%) Business Intelligence
14 70 (18.92%) Scrum
15 69 (18.65%) OO
16 65 (17.57%) jQuery
17 64 (17.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 62 (16.76%) Java
19 60 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
19 60 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 59 (15.95%) Web Services
21 56 (15.14%) Web Development
21 56 (15.14%) ASP.NET MVC
21 56 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
22 49 (13.24%) Visualisation
23 48 (12.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 48 (12.97%) TDD

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 33 (8.92%) SAS
2 13 (3.51%) CMS
3 11 (2.97%) Apache
4 10 (2.70%) Confluence
4 10 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.89%) WordPress
6 6 (1.62%) IIS
7 5 (1.35%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.35%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.54%) CICS
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.27%) Liferay
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (3.24%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (2.16%) Movex
3 2 (0.54%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.24%) Office 365
3 5 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (1.35%) MailChimp
3 5 (1.35%) SaaS
4 4 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.54%) IaaS
5 2 (0.54%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.27%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.27%) AMQP
2 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (49.46%) SQL Server
2 64 (17.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (12.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 38 (10.27%) MySQL
6 33 (8.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 27 (7.30%) Power BI
8 20 (5.41%) SAS EBI
9 19 (5.14%) Relational Database
10 18 (4.86%) Big Data
10 18 (4.86%) Hadoop
10 18 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (4.59%) MongoDB
11 17 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (4.05%) Qlik Sense
13 14 (3.78%) QlikView
13 14 (3.78%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
15 12 (3.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (12.16%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 20 (5.41%) JIRA
5 15 (4.05%) Maven
6 14 (3.78%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (2.43%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.89%) JUnit
9 6 (1.62%) EasyMock
9 6 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.35%) LSMW
10 5 (1.35%) Xcode
11 4 (1.08%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.54%) Ant
12 2 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.54%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.54%) Selenium
12 2 (0.54%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 76 (20.54%) Retail
2 38 (10.27%) Marketing
3 18 (4.86%) Finance
4 6 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.81%) Advertising
6 3 (0.81%) Automotive
7 2 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (48.38%) .NET
2 142 (38.38%) HTML
3 141 (38.11%) CSS
4 87 (23.51%) ASP.NET
5 73 (19.73%) AngularJS
6 65 (17.57%) jQuery
7 59 (15.95%) Web Services
8 56 (15.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (11.62%) Spring
10 40 (10.81%) XML
11 37 (10.00%) HTML5
12 36 (9.73%) MDX
13 35 (9.46%) .NET Framework
14 33 (8.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (8.11%) REST
16 29 (7.84%) JSON
16 29 (7.84%) RESTful
17 23 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (6.22%) Java EE
18 19 (5.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 76 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.14%) EPoS
2 19 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (3.24%) Replication
4 11 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.43%) User Experience
7 6 (1.62%) Wiki
8 5 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.54%) PKI
9 2 (0.54%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.27%) BBC
10 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.27%) Fintech
10 1 (0.27%) NHS
10 1 (0.27%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.27%) Social Media
10 1 (0.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.35%) Windows
2 27 (7.30%) Linux
3 8 (2.16%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.62%) CentOS
4 6 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.62%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (34.59%) MVC
3 73 (19.73%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (18.92%) Scrum
5 69 (18.65%) OO
6 56 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
6 56 (15.14%) Web Development
7 49 (13.24%) Visualisation
8 48 (12.97%) TDD
9 46 (12.43%) Time Management
10 42 (11.35%) ETL
10 42 (11.35%) IT Strategy
11 24 (6.49%) DevOps
12 23 (6.22%) OOP
12 23 (6.22%) Unit Testing
12 23 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (5.95%) Analytics
13 22 (5.95%) Business Analysis
14 21 (5.68%) SDLC
15 19 (5.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 183 (49.46%) SQL
2 169 (45.68%) C#
3 152 (41.08%) JavaScript
4 82 (22.16%) T-SQL
5 62 (16.76%) Java
6 44 (11.89%) PHP
7 40 (10.81%) Python
8 36 (9.73%) VB.NET
9 32 (8.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 29 (7.84%) C++
11 20 (5.41%) VB
12 19 (5.14%) VB6
13 14 (3.78%) R
13 14 (3.78%) VBA
14 7 (1.89%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.62%) ABAP
15 6 (1.62%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.35%) Java 8
17 4 (1.08%) C
17 4 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (4.86%) Degree
2 10 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) MBCS
5 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.86%) GDPR
2 17 (4.59%) QA
3 8 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.24%) Docker
2 8 (2.16%) Firmware
3 4 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Kibana
1 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.27%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 130 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.92%) Tableau
3 14 (3.78%) Zend
4 12 (3.24%) Xamarin
5 11 (2.97%) SAP
6 8 (2.16%) Infor
6 8 (2.16%) JD Edwards
7 7 (1.89%) Twitter
8 6 (1.62%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.35%) Cognos
9 5 (1.35%) Oracle
9 5 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.08%) Google
11 3 (0.81%) IBM
11 3 (0.81%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.54%) Birst
13 1 (0.27%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.27%) Facebook
13 1 (0.27%) HP
13 1 (0.27%) Virgin Media