The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 61 61 73
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 11 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.54% 0.45% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.46% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 7
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +10.46%  

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 690 658 718
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.64% 98.36% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 537 540 591
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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 27 March 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 27 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 - 11 £60,000 - 3
Senior Software Developer
East Midlands

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (94.44%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (66.67%) SQL
5 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 8 (44.44%) Xamarin
6 8 (44.44%) Mobile App
7 6 (33.33%) C++
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
9 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) jQuery
9 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 3 (16.67%) Ajax
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 3 (16.67%) SOAP
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 3 (16.67%) XML
10 3 (16.67%) XSD
10 3 (16.67%) XSLT
10 3 (16.67%) XHTML
10 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
1 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) XHTML
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) XSD
6 3 (16.67%) XSLT
7 2 (11.11%) WinForms
7 2 (11.11%) WPF
8 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Vision
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) Image Processing
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Xamarin
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago