The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 16 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 9 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 12.16% 13.73% 41.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.04% 13.73% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 23
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -17.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cumbria region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 51 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 93.24% 100.00% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 52
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £26,650 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Developer
Salary Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Cumbria region.

Developer Salary Trend in Cumbria

Developer
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Millom - 4 £35,000 - 2
Carlisle - 3 £42,500 -
Penrith - 1 £35,000 -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) MVC
6 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (39.13%) Degree
9 8 (34.78%) TDD
9 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
10 7 (30.43%) jQuery
11 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
11 6 (26.09%) WCF
11 6 (26.09%) CMS
11 6 (26.09%) IIS
12 5 (21.74%) CSS
12 5 (21.74%) HTML
12 5 (21.74%) Ruby
13 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
13 4 (17.39%) Scrum
13 4 (17.39%) WinForms
13 4 (17.39%) WPF
13 4 (17.39%) OO
13 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (17.39%) Project Management
13 4 (17.39%) SQL
13 4 (17.39%) Delphi
13 4 (17.39%) Web Services
13 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
13 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) IIS
1 6 (26.09%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) Drupal
3 2 (8.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) NUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) AccuRev
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (30.43%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) WCF
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) WinForms
7 4 (17.39%) WPF
7 4 (17.39%) RESTful
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.70%) MonoRail
8 2 (8.70%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (8.70%) JSON
8 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
8 2 (8.70%) Ajax
8 2 (8.70%) Classic ASP
8 2 (8.70%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Tandem
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) OOP
7 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Market Research
7 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Ruby
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Delphi
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) DevExpress
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Zend
Cumbria
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Millom, Cumbria
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Millom, Cumbria
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago