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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 213 198 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.13% 40.74% 47.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.87% 43.33% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 167 191 216
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
445 457 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.28% 94.03% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 357 407 420
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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
Preston 0 58 £30,500 -6.15% 15
Chorley +7 22 £30,000 -17.24% 7
Lancaster -1 18 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Blackpool +6 13 £40,000 +32.23% 2
Blackburn -2 13 £37,500 +36.36% 10
Ormskirk 0 8 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Burnley -3 8 £37,500 +87.50% 1
Newton-le-Willows 0 7 £32,500 - 2
Skelmersdale -1 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Accrington 0 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Colne +1 1 £33,500 +48.88%
Morecambe - 1 £35,000 -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 208 (54.74%) .NET
2 196 (51.58%) HTML
3 182 (47.89%) C#
4 179 (47.11%) CSS
5 150 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 148 (38.95%) SQL Server
7 146 (38.42%) jQuery
8 145 (38.16%) SQL
9 143 (37.63%) ASP.NET
10 102 (26.84%) MVC
11 86 (22.63%) PHP
11 86 (22.63%) Java
12 79 (20.79%) Microsoft
13 69 (18.16%) OO
14 66 (17.37%) WCF
15 64 (16.84%) .NET Framework
16 60 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 59 (15.53%) HTML5
17 59 (15.53%) XML
18 56 (14.74%) Web Development
19 55 (14.47%) Scrum
20 53 (13.95%) MySQL
21 50 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
22 47 (12.37%) Web Services
23 46 (12.11%) E-Commerce
24 45 (11.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 44 (11.58%) Hibernate
26 42 (11.05%) VB.NET
27 40 (10.53%) CSS3
28 39 (10.26%) Unit Testing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (7.37%) Apache
2 19 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 19 (5.00%) CMS
3 16 (4.21%) WordPress
4 15 (3.95%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.89%) ColdFusion
5 11 (2.89%) Apache Solr
6 7 (1.84%) IIS
7 6 (1.58%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.79%) Node.js
8 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.79%) Drupal
8 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.79%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.37%) MS Office
3 5 (1.32%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.79%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.53%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.63%) Magento
2 8 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.79%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.84%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) DNS
3 1 (0.26%) OSPF
3 1 (0.26%) BGP
3 1 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (38.95%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.95%) MySQL
3 38 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (9.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.84%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.58%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.32%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.32%) DTS
12 4 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (1.05%) EDMS
12 4 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.05%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.05%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 26 (6.84%) Subversion
2 18 (4.74%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.68%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.68%) Eclipse
4 11 (2.89%) PowerBuilder
4 11 (2.89%) JIRA
5 9 (2.37%) NUnit
6 8 (2.11%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (2.11%) Moq
7 7 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.84%) Mercurial
7 7 (1.84%) MSTest
7 7 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.32%) Maven
9 4 (1.05%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.79%) Selenium
10 3 (0.79%) MyEclipse
10 3 (0.79%) PhoneGap
11 2 (0.53%) JUnit
11 2 (0.53%) Phing
General
1 31 (8.16%) Marketing
2 25 (6.58%) Retail
3 9 (2.37%) Billing
3 9 (2.37%) Finance
4 7 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.05%) Local Government
6 2 (0.53%) Advertising
6 2 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (54.74%) .NET
2 196 (51.58%) HTML
3 179 (47.11%) CSS
4 146 (38.42%) jQuery
5 143 (37.63%) ASP.NET
6 66 (17.37%) WCF
7 64 (16.84%) .NET Framework
8 60 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 59 (15.53%) HTML5
9 59 (15.53%) XML
10 47 (12.37%) Web Services
11 45 (11.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 44 (11.58%) Hibernate
13 40 (10.53%) CSS3
14 39 (10.26%) Spring
15 38 (10.00%) SOAP
15 38 (10.00%) J2EE
16 33 (8.68%) WPF
17 31 (8.16%) LINQ
18 24 (6.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.05%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (4.74%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.89%) Xbox
4 8 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.84%) Social Media
6 4 (1.05%) iSeries
6 4 (1.05%) W3C
6 4 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.05%) AS400
7 3 (0.79%) Tandem
7 3 (0.79%) Streaming Media
8 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.53%) iPhone
9 1 (0.26%) DTV
9 1 (0.26%) Open Source
9 1 (0.26%) iPad
9 1 (0.26%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.26%) PDA
9 1 (0.26%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.89%) Linux
2 16 (4.21%) Windows
3 7 (1.84%) Android
4 5 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.05%) UNIX
6 2 (0.53%) CentOS
6 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.53%) AIX
7 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (26.84%) MVC
2 69 (18.16%) OO
3 56 (14.74%) Web Development
4 55 (14.47%) Scrum
5 50 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (12.11%) E-Commerce
7 39 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 35 (9.21%) TDD
9 26 (6.84%) Web Application Development
10 23 (6.05%) Dependency Injection
11 22 (5.79%) OOP
12 20 (5.26%) Release Management
13 19 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 19 (5.00%) Software Engineering
13 19 (5.00%) CRM
13 19 (5.00%) OO PHP
14 17 (4.47%) ERP
14 17 (4.47%) Kanban
15 15 (3.95%) OOD
15 15 (3.95%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 182 (47.89%) C#
2 150 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 145 (38.16%) SQL
4 86 (22.63%) PHP
4 86 (22.63%) Java
5 42 (11.05%) VB.NET
6 34 (8.95%) T-SQL
7 20 (5.26%) C++
8 16 (4.21%) VB
9 14 (3.68%) Objective-C
10 11 (2.89%) VB6
10 11 (2.89%) Groovy
11 9 (2.37%) C
12 8 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.11%) XAML
13 7 (1.84%) PHP5
14 5 (1.32%) PowerHouse
14 5 (1.32%) Ruby
15 4 (1.05%) PHP4
15 4 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (7.63%) Degree
2 3 (0.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (0.79%) MCP
2 3 (0.79%) MCSE
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.26%) QA
1 1 (0.26%) HL7
Vendors
1 79 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.47%) Oracle
3 11 (2.89%) Adobe
4 6 (1.58%) JBoss
5 4 (1.05%) Zend
6 3 (0.79%) SAP
6 3 (0.79%) Google
7 2 (0.53%) Open Text
7 2 (0.53%) Ektron
7 2 (0.53%) Progress
7 2 (0.53%) IBM
7 2 (0.53%) Sybase
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.26%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.26%) Appcelerator
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