The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £41,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 25 34 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 61 36 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.53% 5.38% 6.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.82% 5.47% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 41
Median salary £41,750 £43,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.75% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 692 658 681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.78% 98.36% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 540 542 557
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 March 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +10 40 £42,500 +1.39% 7
Loughborough +8 4 £50,000 -
Coalville - 3 £50,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 59 (64.84%) JavaScript
2 46 (50.55%) jQuery
3 44 (48.35%) HTML
3 44 (48.35%) CSS
4 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (43.96%) C#
6 36 (39.56%) .NET
7 35 (38.46%) MySQL
8 33 (36.26%) Git (software)
8 33 (36.26%) AngularJS
9 31 (34.07%) SQL
10 29 (31.87%) PHP
10 29 (31.87%) MVC
11 28 (30.77%) ASP.NET
12 26 (28.57%) HTML5
13 20 (21.98%) TDD
14 19 (20.88%) Ajax
14 19 (20.88%) Unit Testing
15 18 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (19.78%) JIRA
15 18 (19.78%) OOP
15 18 (19.78%) OOD
16 17 (18.68%) Linux
16 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (18.68%) Front End Development
17 16 (17.58%) PHPUnit
17 16 (17.58%) Redmine
17 16 (17.58%) Symfony
17 16 (17.58%) LAMP
18 15 (16.48%) SQL Server

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (14.29%) WordPress
2 8 (8.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (6.59%) nginx
4 4 (4.40%) Apache
5 2 (2.20%) Drupal
6 1 (1.10%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Magento
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.20%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.46%) MySQL
2 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (36.26%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.78%) JIRA
3 16 (17.58%) PHPUnit
3 16 (17.58%) Redmine
4 13 (14.29%) gulp
5 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.20%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.20%) NUnit
7 2 (2.20%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.30%) Retail
2 2 (2.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Advertising
3 1 (1.10%) Electronics
3 1 (1.10%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (50.55%) jQuery
2 44 (48.35%) CSS
2 44 (48.35%) HTML
3 36 (39.56%) .NET
4 33 (36.26%) AngularJS
5 28 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 26 (28.57%) HTML5
7 19 (20.88%) Ajax
8 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (17.58%) LAMP
9 16 (17.58%) Symfony
10 13 (14.29%) Sass
11 11 (12.09%) CSS3
12 9 (9.89%) Laravel
12 9 (9.89%) Web Services
13 8 (8.79%) Ember.js
14 7 (7.69%) .NET Framework
14 7 (7.69%) SOAP
15 6 (6.59%) RESTful
16 5 (5.49%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Android
3 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.87%) MVC
3 20 (21.98%) TDD
4 19 (20.88%) Unit Testing
5 18 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (19.78%) OOD
5 18 (19.78%) OOP
6 17 (18.68%) Front End Development
7 12 (13.19%) SDLC
8 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.99%) OO
9 10 (10.99%) Scrum
9 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.79%) Content Management
10 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.79%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (5.49%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (4.40%) MVVM
12 4 (4.40%) OO PHP
13 3 (3.30%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (64.84%) JavaScript
2 40 (43.96%) C#
3 31 (34.07%) SQL
4 29 (31.87%) PHP
5 14 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.99%) C++
6 10 (10.99%) Java
7 8 (8.79%) ES6
7 8 (8.79%) VB
8 7 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.10%) C
9 1 (1.10%) COBOL
9 1 (1.10%) JCL
9 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Varnish
2 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.19%) Cognizant
3 9 (9.89%) Xamarin
4 8 (8.79%) Adobe
5 7 (7.69%) Zend
6 3 (3.30%) Google
7 2 (2.20%) Apple
7 2 (2.20%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.10%) IBM
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle
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