Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 24 41
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 54 118 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.74% 7.98% 5.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.86% 8.09% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 114 84
Leicestershire median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.32% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £48,675
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.10% +13.75% -

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 1458 1334
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.98% 98.58% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 814 1249 1082
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.49% +6.49% -
10th Percentile £24,650 £25,000 £21,525
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Leicestershire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Leicestershire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Leicestershire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 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 +5 42 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Loughborough +12 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Coalville +7 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Senior Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 39 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 33 (61.11%) CSS
3 31 (57.41%) HTML
3 31 (57.41%) .NET
4 28 (51.85%) C#
5 25 (46.30%) MVC
6 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
6 23 (42.59%) jQuery
7 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
9 17 (31.48%) PHP
9 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
9 17 (31.48%) Google
10 14 (25.93%) SQL
11 13 (24.07%) CSS3
11 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 11 (20.37%) HTML5
13 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
13 11 (20.37%) Docker
13 11 (20.37%) Mobile App
14 10 (18.52%) Laravel
14 10 (18.52%) Entity Framework
15 9 (16.67%) Web Services
15 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
15 9 (16.67%) MVVM
15 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (14.81%) Twitter
16 8 (14.81%) Marketing

Senior 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 3 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Moqups
2 4 (7.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.26%) JIRA
3 5 (9.26%) Moq
3 5 (9.26%) webpack
4 4 (7.41%) PHPUnit
4 4 (7.41%) Redmine
5 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (14.81%) Marketing
2 5 (9.26%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Games
3 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) CSS
2 31 (57.41%) .NET
2 31 (57.41%) HTML
3 23 (42.59%) jQuery
4 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
5 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (24.07%) CSS3
6 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
6 11 (20.37%) HTML5
7 10 (18.52%) Entity Framework
7 10 (18.52%) Laravel
8 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (16.67%) Web Services
9 8 (14.81%) XML
10 7 (12.96%) RESTful
10 7 (12.96%) WPF
11 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 6 (11.11%) Sass
12 5 (9.26%) LESS
12 5 (9.26%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Social Media
3 5 (9.26%) Arduino
4 4 (7.41%) User Experience
5 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.85%) iPad
7 1 (1.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Android
2 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) MVC
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.67%) MVVM
5 6 (11.11%) Android Development
5 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 6 (11.11%) SDLC
5 6 (11.11%) TDD
6 5 (9.26%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.26%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (9.26%) OOP
6 5 (9.26%) Prototyping
7 4 (7.41%) OOD
7 4 (7.41%) Scrum
7 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.41%) Web Development
8 2 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 39 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 28 (51.85%) C#
3 17 (31.48%) PHP
4 14 (25.93%) SQL
5 5 (9.26%) ES6
5 5 (9.26%) PHP 7
6 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.70%) C
7 2 (3.70%) VB
7 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.85%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.85%) Java
8 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.85%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (1.85%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Google
2 8 (14.81%) Twitter
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) Adobe
4 5 (9.26%) Facebook
4 5 (9.26%) Xero
5 4 (7.41%) Zend
6 3 (5.56%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.85%) Progress
7 1 (1.85%) Telerik