The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 174 237 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 37.99% 49.38% 47.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.46% 52.55% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 159 215 289
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
441 451 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.29% 93.96% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 365 400 556
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
North West

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston +1 52 £39,750 +22.30% 6
Blackburn -1 21 £35,000 - 7
Lancaster 0 17 £26,500 -18.46% 2
Burnley 0 14 £35,000 +55.55%
Chorley -1 6 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Newton-le-Willows +1 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Colne +2 2 £27,500 -29.03%
Blackpool -5 2 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Darwen - 2 £27,000 -
Ormskirk +2 1 £29,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £31,500 - 1
Barnoldswick - 1 £27,500 -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

1 194 (54.49%) HTML
2 193 (54.21%) .NET
3 174 (48.88%) SQL
4 170 (47.75%) ASP.NET
5 169 (47.47%) C#
6 160 (44.94%) CSS
7 154 (43.26%) JavaScript
8 149 (41.85%) SQL Server
9 132 (37.08%) jQuery
10 110 (30.90%) MVC
11 78 (21.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (21.63%) Java
13 76 (21.35%) Microsoft
14 73 (20.51%) PHP
15 68 (19.10%) HTML5
16 62 (17.42%) MySQL
17 58 (16.29%) VB.NET
18 57 (16.01%) E-Commerce
19 53 (14.89%) .NET Framework
20 52 (14.61%) OO
21 51 (14.33%) WCF
21 51 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
22 50 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
23 49 (13.76%) Scrum
24 48 (13.48%) Web Services
25 47 (13.20%) Web Development
25 47 (13.20%) Unit Testing
26 46 (12.92%) Hibernate
26 46 (12.92%) T-SQL
27 42 (11.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 35 (9.83%) Apache
2 19 (5.34%) IIS
3 17 (4.78%) Tomcat
3 17 (4.78%) Apache Solr
4 9 (2.53%) CMS
5 8 (2.25%) WordPress
6 7 (1.97%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.84%) OpenEdge
7 3 (0.84%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.56%) Documentum
8 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.56%) Jetty
8 2 (0.56%) Drupal
9 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.28%) Liferay
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Connections
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.93%) MS Office
3 5 (1.40%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.84%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.56%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Magento
2 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) Intranet
2 1 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (41.85%) SQL Server
2 62 (17.42%) MySQL
3 50 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (9.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (6.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (4.21%) Oracle Database
10 11 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.25%) DTS
11 8 (2.25%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.12%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.12%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 28 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.74%) Mercurial
3 17 (4.78%) JIRA
4 16 (4.49%) NUnit
5 15 (4.21%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (4.21%) Moq
6 13 (3.65%) Subversion
7 11 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.97%) MSTest
10 6 (1.69%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.12%) Selenium
11 4 (1.12%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.84%) MyEclipse
12 3 (0.84%) JBuilder
12 3 (0.84%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (0.84%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.56%) Xcode
13 2 (0.56%) Phing
14 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (9.55%) Marketing
2 18 (5.06%) Retail
3 9 (2.53%) Finance
3 9 (2.53%) Billing
4 5 (1.40%) Games
5 4 (1.12%) Music Industry
5 4 (1.12%) Legal
5 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (54.49%) HTML
2 193 (54.21%) .NET
3 170 (47.75%) ASP.NET
4 160 (44.94%) CSS
5 132 (37.08%) jQuery
6 78 (21.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 68 (19.10%) HTML5
8 53 (14.89%) .NET Framework
9 51 (14.33%) WCF
10 48 (13.48%) Web Services
11 46 (12.92%) Hibernate
12 42 (11.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 40 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 39 (10.96%) Spring
15 34 (9.55%) Razor View Engine
16 33 (9.27%) WinForms
17 32 (8.99%) XML
18 31 (8.71%) LINQ
19 29 (8.15%) CSS3
20 28 (7.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.55%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (4.78%) Xbox
3 11 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.81%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.97%) Social Media
6 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.12%) W3C
8 3 (0.84%) Streaming Media
8 3 (0.84%) Tandem
9 2 (0.56%) Life Science
9 2 (0.56%) DTV
9 2 (0.56%) Open Source
10 1 (0.28%) iPhone
10 1 (0.28%) iPad
10 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.28%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.28%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.55%) Linux
2 22 (6.18%) Windows
3 7 (1.97%) Android
4 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.84%) UNIX
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (30.90%) MVC
2 57 (16.01%) E-Commerce
3 52 (14.61%) OO
4 51 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (13.76%) Scrum
6 47 (13.20%) Web Development
6 47 (13.20%) Unit Testing
7 35 (9.83%) TDD
8 34 (9.55%) Dependency Injection
9 28 (7.87%) Web Application Development
10 27 (7.58%) SOA
11 25 (7.02%) Software Engineering
12 24 (6.74%) OO PHP
13 20 (5.62%) CRM
13 20 (5.62%) Automated Testing
14 19 (5.34%) Project Management
14 19 (5.34%) OOP
15 17 (4.78%) Test Scripting
16 16 (4.49%) Website Architecture
16 16 (4.49%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 174 (48.88%) SQL
2 169 (47.47%) C#
3 154 (43.26%) JavaScript
4 77 (21.63%) Java
5 73 (20.51%) PHP
6 58 (16.29%) VB.NET
7 46 (12.92%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.90%) VB
9 17 (4.78%) C++
10 14 (3.93%) PHP5
11 12 (3.37%) Ruby
11 12 (3.37%) C
12 10 (2.81%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.53%) PowerHouse
14 7 (1.97%) Scala
14 7 (1.97%) XAML
14 7 (1.97%) VBA
15 6 (1.69%) PHP4
16 5 (1.40%) Objective-C
17 4 (1.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (10.39%) Degree
2 14 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.53%) MCP
4 9 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.69%) MCTS
5 6 (1.69%) MCAD
5 6 (1.69%) MCSD
6 3 (0.84%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.84%) HL7
2 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 76 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.24%) Oracle
3 11 (3.09%) JBoss
4 9 (2.53%) Zend
5 8 (2.25%) Adobe
6 3 (0.84%) Google
7 2 (0.56%) Sybase
7 2 (0.56%) Citrix
7 2 (0.56%) Progress
7 2 (0.56%) Facebook
7 2 (0.56%) Ektron
8 1 (0.28%) IBM
8 1 (0.28%) Lotus
8 1 (0.28%) SAP
8 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) Open Text
8 1 (0.28%) Teradata
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum + Benefits +Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 16,000 - 18,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 13 days ago
Lancashire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 days ago