Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,800 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 327 328 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 34.68% 35.04% 35.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.50% 35.81% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 297 327 497
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,800 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.47% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £54,250
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%

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 921 916 1,408
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.86% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 822 772 1,189
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,500 £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 19 September 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 September 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 0 229 £40,000 +11.11% 55
Market Harborough 0 8 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Loughborough -8 7 £32,000 -17.95% 7
Lutterworth +1 6 £45,000 +16.13% 4
Hinckley -3 3 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £40,000 - 2
Wigston - 1 £52,500 - 2
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 216 (66.06%) .NET
2 214 (65.44%) C#
3 196 (59.94%) SQL Server
4 190 (58.10%) CSS
4 190 (58.10%) HTML
5 181 (55.35%) JavaScript
6 169 (51.68%) MVC
7 159 (48.62%) SQL
7 159 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
8 152 (46.48%) ASP.NET
9 120 (36.70%) jQuery
10 119 (36.39%) Microsoft
11 105 (32.11%) AngularJS
12 96 (29.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 77 (23.55%) HTML5
14 75 (22.94%) .NET Framework
15 70 (21.41%) T-SQL
16 65 (19.88%) Microsoft Azure
17 58 (17.74%) Entity Framework
18 57 (17.43%) Web Services
19 53 (16.21%) ASP.NET Web API
20 51 (15.60%) OO
21 47 (14.37%) Scrum
22 45 (13.76%) Unit Testing
23 44 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 44 (13.46%) Ajax
24 43 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
24 43 (13.15%) React
25 42 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 39 (11.93%) Web Development

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 24 (7.34%) Confluence
2 16 (4.89%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.06%) Apache
4 9 (2.75%) CMS
5 7 (2.14%) IIS
6 6 (1.83%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.53%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.53%) Kentico
7 5 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.22%) WordPress
9 3 (0.92%) SAS
10 2 (0.61%) Drupal
10 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.61%) nginx
10 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.31%) CICS
11 1 (0.31%) Community Server
11 1 (0.31%) Liferay
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.61%) Magento
1 2 (0.61%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 65 (19.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.36%) npm
3 6 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.53%) SaaS
5 4 (1.22%) IaaS
5 4 (1.22%) Office 365
5 4 (1.22%) PaaS
6 3 (0.92%) Yarn
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.61%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.61%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.61%) GitHub
7 2 (0.61%) Google Play
8 1 (0.31%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) NuGet
8 1 (0.31%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.06%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.53%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (1.22%) Intranet
4 3 (0.92%) Internet
5 2 (0.61%) SMS
5 2 (0.61%) SSH
6 1 (0.31%) AMQP
6 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.31%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (59.94%) SQL Server
2 42 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (8.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (7.34%) Power BI
5 22 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (3.67%) MySQL
7 12 (3.67%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.75%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.14%) Qlik Sense
10 7 (2.14%) QlikView
11 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.53%) RavenDB
13 4 (1.22%) Big Data
13 4 (1.22%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.22%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (10.70%) JIRA
2 34 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (9.48%) Bitbucket
4 22 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (6.73%) Git (software)
4 22 (6.73%) Visual Studio
5 20 (6.12%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (5.81%) TeamCity
7 13 (3.98%) Xcode
8 11 (3.36%) JUnit
9 10 (3.06%) webpack
10 9 (2.75%) Jenkins
11 7 (2.14%) Moq
12 6 (1.83%) jspm
12 6 (1.83%) Selenium
12 6 (1.83%) Subversion
13 5 (1.53%) EasyMock
13 5 (1.53%) LSMW
14 4 (1.22%) gulp
14 4 (1.22%) Protractor
General
1 33 (10.09%) Retail
2 18 (5.50%) Automotive
3 8 (2.45%) Finance
4 6 (1.83%) Games
5 5 (1.53%) Advertising
5 5 (1.53%) Marketing
6 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (66.06%) .NET
2 190 (58.10%) CSS
2 190 (58.10%) HTML
3 152 (46.48%) ASP.NET
4 120 (36.70%) jQuery
5 105 (32.11%) AngularJS
6 96 (29.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 77 (23.55%) HTML5
8 75 (22.94%) .NET Framework
9 58 (17.74%) Entity Framework
10 57 (17.43%) Web Services
11 53 (16.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (13.46%) Ajax
12 44 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 43 (13.15%) React
14 39 (11.93%) CSS3
15 35 (10.70%) RESTful
15 35 (10.70%) WCF
16 34 (10.40%) Sass
17 31 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.56%) Mobile App
2 26 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (6.12%) User Experience
5 14 (4.28%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.45%) Social Network
8 6 (1.83%) EPoS
9 5 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.53%) Wiki
10 4 (1.22%) LIMS
10 4 (1.22%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.61%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.61%) Music Streaming
11 2 (0.61%) Replication
12 1 (0.31%) Animation
12 1 (0.31%) iPhone
12 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.87%) Windows
2 19 (5.81%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.28%) Linux
4 13 (3.98%) Android
5 5 (1.53%) CentOS
5 5 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.61%) Unix
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (51.68%) MVC
2 159 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (15.60%) OO
4 47 (14.37%) Scrum
5 45 (13.76%) Unit Testing
6 43 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (11.93%) Web Development
8 38 (11.62%) TDD
9 29 (8.87%) Test Automation
10 27 (8.26%) OOP
11 26 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (7.65%) Microservices
13 23 (7.03%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (7.03%) Time Management
14 22 (6.73%) E-Commerce
15 21 (6.42%) Dependency Injection
15 21 (6.42%) Front End Development
15 21 (6.42%) Line Management
16 20 (6.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 214 (65.44%) C#
2 181 (55.35%) JavaScript
3 159 (48.62%) SQL
4 70 (21.41%) T-SQL
5 35 (10.70%) Java
6 21 (6.42%) PHP
7 17 (5.20%) Python
7 17 (5.20%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.98%) Objective-C
9 11 (3.36%) C++
10 10 (3.06%) VBA
11 9 (2.75%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.45%) XAML
13 7 (2.14%) ABAP
13 7 (2.14%) VB
14 6 (1.83%) VB6
15 4 (1.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.92%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 27 (8.26%) Degree
2 12 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) ISEB
5 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.31%) MBCS
5 1 (0.31%) MCP
5 1 (0.31%) MCSA
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.36%) SLA
2 7 (2.14%) QA
3 5 (1.53%) GDPR
4 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (3.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) Firmware
2 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (0.92%) Terraform
2 2 (0.61%) cPanel
2 2 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 119 (36.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.87%) Google
3 21 (6.42%) Xamarin
4 10 (3.06%) SAP
4 10 (3.06%) Twitter
5 6 (1.83%) Oracle
5 6 (1.83%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.53%) Capita
6 5 (1.53%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.22%) Tableau
8 3 (0.92%) Zend
9 2 (0.61%) Cognos
9 2 (0.61%) IBM
9 2 (0.61%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.61%) VMware
10 1 (0.31%) Apple
10 1 (0.31%) Epicor
10 1 (0.31%) Siemens
10 1 (0.31%) Telerik
10 1 (0.31%) Yahoo!