Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 86 115
Rank change year-on-year -8 +29 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 11 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.19% 0.21% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.23% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Leicestershire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.36% +15.58% -61.50%
10th Percentile £39,020 £34,300 £36,750
90th Percentile £55,500 £53,100 £40,250
East Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +24.29% -12.50% -60.00%

SOLID is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 864 877 1,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 93.81% 91.26% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 658 769 1,143
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,450
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing SOLID as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in Leicestershire

SOLID
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SOLID in Leicestershire

SOLID
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOLID in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SOLID in Leicestershire

SOLID
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLID within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Loughborough - 4 £50,000 - 1
Leicester -14 3 £48,400 +8.76%
Lutterworth - 2 £50,000 -
Wigston - 1 £52,500 -
SOLID
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing SOLID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for SOLID.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (36.36%) NServiceBus
5 4 (36.36%) Kafka
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) LINQ
6 3 (27.27%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) XSD
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (27.27%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (18.18%) Secure Coding
7 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity

SOLID
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 4 (36.36%) NServiceBus
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 2 (18.18%) XML Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Kafka
3 4 (36.36%) LINQ
3 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) XSD
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) LDAP
5 2 (18.18%) LESS
5 2 (18.18%) React
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
2 2 (18.18%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Smartcard
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Secure Coding
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (9.09%) Release Management
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft