Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Programmer was £48,840 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Software Programmer
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 - 120
Rank change year-on-year - +120 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.083% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Leicestershire median annual salary £48,840 - £35,000
East Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% -16.00%

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 1169 1382 1410
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 97.34% 98.29% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1147 1174
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,150 £22,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Programmer in Leicestershire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Software Programmer in Leicestershire

Software Programmer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Programmer within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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 - 1 £48,840 -
Wigston - 1 £48,840 -
Software Programmer
East Midlands

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Software Programmer 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Software Programmer 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft