The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 53 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 11 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.12% 2.53% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 2.56% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 18
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +8.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.69%  

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 508 703 700
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 98.07% 98.74% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 3132 3427
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Leicestershire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Leicestershire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Leicestershire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +8 9 £60,000 -
Loughborough +7 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Senior Software Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) .NET
3 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
4 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 16 (72.73%) Mobile App
5 15 (68.18%) SQL
5 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (68.18%) MVC
6 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 14 (63.64%) AngularJS
6 14 (63.64%) Xamarin
7 5 (22.73%) WPF
8 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.64%) MVVM
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
8 3 (13.64%) Electronics
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 2 (9.09%) PHP
9 2 (9.09%) C++
9 2 (9.09%) CRM
9 2 (9.09%) WinForms
9 2 (9.09%) Adobe
9 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
9 2 (9.09%) Google
9 2 (9.09%) Marketing

Senior Software 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Moqups
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Electronics
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (63.64%) AngularJS
5 5 (22.73%) WPF
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) HTML5
7 2 (9.09%) HTML5 Canvas
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) Laravel
7 2 (9.09%) LESS
7 2 (9.09%) Sass
7 2 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Arduino
2 2 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) MVC
2 3 (13.64%) MVVM
2 3 (13.64%) SDLC
2 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Android Development
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) PHP 7
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 14 (63.64%) Xamarin
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Facebook
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
Markfield, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago