Period
to 21 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 463 369 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 42.99% 36.94% 33.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.97% 37.92% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 408 334 385
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 1,053 973 1,172
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.77% 97.40% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 846 884 935
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 0 308 £40,000 - 81
Market Harborough 0 17 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Loughborough 0 15 £42,500 +14.86% 9
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -3 5 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Coalville - 3 £24,500 - 1
Lutterworth 0 2 £43,000 +1.18% 12
Hinckley -1 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
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 21 July 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.

1 268 (57.88%) JavaScript
2 238 (51.40%) HTML
3 228 (49.24%) CSS
4 182 (39.31%) SQL
5 181 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
6 171 (36.93%) C#
7 164 (35.42%) .NET
8 112 (24.19%) MVC
9 105 (22.68%) Java
10 102 (22.03%) SQL Server
11 92 (19.87%) ASP.NET
12 91 (19.65%) Scrum
13 85 (18.36%) AngularJS
14 82 (17.71%) PHP
15 76 (16.41%) Web Development
16 71 (15.33%) Spring
16 71 (15.33%) Microsoft
17 69 (14.90%) OO
18 66 (14.25%) Web Services
19 63 (13.61%) REST
20 61 (13.17%) Git (software)
20 61 (13.17%) .NET Framework
20 61 (13.17%) jQuery
21 60 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
22 57 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
23 56 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
23 56 (12.10%) HTML5
24 55 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
24 55 (11.88%) JSON
25 54 (11.66%) 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 17 (3.67%) CMS
2 11 (2.38%) WordPress
3 10 (2.16%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.73%) CICS
4 8 (1.73%) Drupal
4 8 (1.73%) IIS
5 7 (1.51%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.08%) Confluence
6 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.65%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.65%) Exstream Dialogue
7 3 (0.65%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.43%) Community Server
8 2 (0.43%) JBoss
8 2 (0.43%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.43%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
9 1 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.22%) HipChat
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.94%) Magento
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.65%) Exstream
3 3 (0.65%) Movex
4 2 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.67%) Power Platform
4 16 (3.46%) SaaS
5 13 (2.81%) Serverless
6 11 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.30%) Office 365
10 5 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.08%) DigitalOcean
10 5 (1.08%) GitHub
10 5 (1.08%) Google Play
11 3 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (0.65%) Heroku
11 3 (0.65%) npm
12 2 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.43%) PaaS
12 2 (0.43%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.65%) HTTP
1 3 (0.65%) SSH
2 2 (0.43%) DNS
2 2 (0.43%) Skype
2 2 (0.43%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) Intranet
3 1 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.66%) MySQL
3 27 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (3.67%) Power BI
7 16 (3.46%) Looker
8 14 (3.02%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.02%) QlikView
9 13 (2.81%) Amazon Redshift
9 13 (2.81%) Qlik Sense
10 12 (2.59%) Big Data
11 10 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.73%) DB2
14 6 (1.30%) MariaDB
15 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (13.17%) Git (software)
2 48 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (7.56%) Visual Studio
4 23 (4.97%) Jenkins
5 21 (4.54%) JIRA
6 20 (4.32%) Maven
7 13 (2.81%) Subversion
8 9 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.51%) Visual Studio Code
11 5 (1.08%) Grunt
11 5 (1.08%) gulp
12 4 (0.86%) Selenium
13 3 (0.65%) Fiddler
13 3 (0.65%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.65%) Xcode
14 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
14 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
15 1 (0.22%) Ant
General
1 46 (9.94%) Retail
2 44 (9.50%) Finance
3 22 (4.75%) Marketing
4 19 (4.10%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.94%) Games
6 5 (1.08%) Law
7 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Back Office
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (51.40%) HTML
2 228 (49.24%) CSS
3 164 (35.42%) .NET
4 92 (19.87%) ASP.NET
5 85 (18.36%) AngularJS
6 71 (15.33%) Spring
7 66 (14.25%) Web Services
8 63 (13.61%) REST
9 61 (13.17%) .NET Framework
9 61 (13.17%) jQuery
10 56 (12.10%) HTML5
11 55 (11.88%) JSON
12 50 (10.80%) React
13 49 (10.58%) Node.js
14 47 (10.15%) Ajax
15 45 (9.72%) RESTful
16 43 (9.29%) XML
17 35 (7.56%) SOAP
18 29 (6.26%) Laravel
19 28 (6.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.26%) Mobile App
3 26 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (4.54%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (4.10%) User Experience
6 11 (2.38%) Replication
7 10 (2.16%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.94%) Life Science
8 9 (1.94%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.73%) AS400
9 8 (1.73%) iSeries
9 8 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.65%) Clustering
10 3 (0.65%) NHS
11 2 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.43%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.43%) EPoS
11 2 (0.43%) Mashup
11 2 (0.43%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.22%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.54%) Linux
2 20 (4.32%) Windows
3 18 (3.89%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.46%) Android
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (24.19%) MVC
3 91 (19.65%) Scrum
4 76 (16.41%) Web Development
5 69 (14.90%) OO
6 60 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
7 57 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
8 43 (9.29%) TDD
9 40 (8.64%) SDLC
10 34 (7.34%) E-Commerce
11 32 (6.91%) Unit Testing
12 31 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (6.70%) ETL
13 29 (6.26%) Analytics
14 27 (5.83%) Data Modelling
14 27 (5.83%) DevOps
14 27 (5.83%) Front End Development
14 27 (5.83%) Project Management
15 24 (5.18%) ERP
16 23 (4.97%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 268 (57.88%) JavaScript
2 182 (39.31%) SQL
3 171 (36.93%) C#
4 105 (22.68%) Java
5 82 (17.71%) PHP
6 44 (9.50%) Python
7 41 (8.86%) T-SQL
8 26 (5.62%) VB.NET
9 20 (4.32%) Java 8
10 14 (3.02%) C
11 13 (2.81%) VBA
12 10 (2.16%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.73%) COBOL
13 8 (1.73%) JCL
13 8 (1.73%) RPG
13 8 (1.73%) RPG IV
13 8 (1.73%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.51%) C++
15 5 (1.08%) Scala
15 5 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (5.40%) Degree
2 8 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.46%) QA
2 8 (1.73%) GDPR
3 6 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (6.70%) Docker
2 15 (3.24%) Firmware
3 6 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.51%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.30%) Ansible
2 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.30%) Puppet
2 6 (1.30%) Terraform
3 2 (0.43%) Icinga
3 2 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 71 (15.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.46%) Google
3 13 (2.81%) Oracle
3 13 (2.81%) Zend
4 12 (2.59%) Apple
5 11 (2.38%) Tableau
6 10 (2.16%) IBM
7 8 (1.73%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.51%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.30%) SaltStack
9 6 (1.30%) SAP
9 6 (1.30%) VMware
10 5 (1.08%) Adobe
10 5 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.08%) Snowplow
10 5 (1.08%) Talend
10 5 (1.08%) Twitter
11 3 (0.65%) Databricks
11 3 (0.65%) OpenText
11 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com