The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 264 258 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.91% 45.42% 39.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 54.66% 48.68% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 219 243 177
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
483 530 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.79% 93.31% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 412 482 417
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 74 £32,500 -7.14% 15
Lancaster 0 24 £29,500 +3.50% 6
Burnley -4 20 £40,000 +83.90% 1
Blackpool +3 15 £40,000 +73.91% 2
Blackburn +1 11 £38,230 +1.94% 6
Chorley +1 7 £32,500 +5.69% 3
Ormskirk 0 6 £31,500 -16.00%
Newton-le-Willows +2 5 £32,500 - 2
Lytham St Annes -2 4 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Skelmersdale +2 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Accrington 0 2 £37,500 - 1
Rossendale -2 1 £30,000 +13.20%
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 262 (59.41%) .NET
2 230 (52.15%) C#
3 229 (51.93%) HTML
4 216 (48.98%) CSS
5 182 (41.27%) SQL
6 177 (40.14%) JavaScript
7 175 (39.68%) ASP.NET
8 170 (38.55%) jQuery
9 165 (37.41%) SQL Server
10 131 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
11 119 (26.98%) MVC
12 109 (24.72%) XML
13 101 (22.90%) PHP
13 101 (22.90%) Microsoft
14 97 (22.00%) Java
15 90 (20.41%) WCF
16 85 (19.27%) .NET Framework
17 76 (17.23%) Web Development
18 75 (17.01%) OO
19 68 (15.42%) HTML5
20 67 (15.19%) CSS3
21 62 (14.06%) E-Commerce
22 60 (13.61%) SOAP
23 59 (13.38%) ASP.NET MVC
24 56 (12.70%) T-SQL
25 51 (11.56%) MS Excel
26 49 (11.11%) Web Services
27 47 (10.66%) MySQL
27 47 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
27 47 (10.66%) SQL Server 2008

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.94%) CMS
2 26 (5.90%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.44%) Umbraco
4 20 (4.54%) Apache
5 17 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 17 (3.85%) WordPress
6 14 (3.17%) IIS
7 12 (2.72%) ColdFusion
8 8 (1.81%) Node.js
9 4 (0.91%) Drupal
10 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.68%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.23%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 51 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.27%) MS Office
3 6 (1.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.68%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (4.08%) Magento
2 8 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.68%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (0.45%) SSL
3 1 (0.23%) Intranet
3 1 (0.23%) DNS
3 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.23%) OSPF
3 1 (0.23%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (37.41%) SQL Server
2 47 (10.66%) MySQL
2 47 (10.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 47 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 42 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (9.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.91%) EDMS
11 4 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.91%) DTS
11 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (6.80%) Subversion
2 25 (5.67%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.72%) PowerBuilder
4 11 (2.49%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.04%) Maven
6 7 (1.59%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.91%) JUnit
10 3 (0.68%) NUnit
11 2 (0.45%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.45%) MSTest
11 2 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.45%) Moq
12 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.23%) Phing
12 1 (0.23%) Gradle
12 1 (0.23%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
General
1 46 (10.43%) Retail
2 25 (5.67%) Marketing
3 13 (2.95%) Finance
4 8 (1.81%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.59%) Billing
6 5 (1.13%) Legal
7 4 (0.91%) Local Government
7 4 (0.91%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (59.41%) .NET
2 229 (51.93%) HTML
3 216 (48.98%) CSS
4 175 (39.68%) ASP.NET
5 170 (38.55%) jQuery
6 109 (24.72%) XML
7 90 (20.41%) WCF
8 85 (19.27%) .NET Framework
9 68 (15.42%) HTML5
10 67 (15.19%) CSS3
11 60 (13.61%) SOAP
12 59 (13.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 49 (11.11%) Web Services
14 43 (9.75%) LINQ
15 39 (8.84%) Hibernate
15 39 (8.84%) J2EE
16 38 (8.62%) Spring
16 38 (8.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 31 (7.03%) WPF
18 27 (6.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 20 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.17%) User Experience
5 9 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (1.36%) Social Media
6 6 (1.36%) PDA
7 5 (1.13%) Graphic Design
7 5 (1.13%) iSeries
8 4 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.91%) AS400
9 3 (0.68%) SCORM
10 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.45%) Open Source
10 2 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.45%) W3C
10 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.23%) iPhone
11 1 (0.23%) Streaming Media
11 1 (0.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.54%) Windows
2 19 (4.31%) Linux
3 6 (1.36%) Android
4 5 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.91%) UNIX
6 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.45%) CentOS
7 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.45%) AIX
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (26.98%) MVC
3 76 (17.23%) Web Development
4 75 (17.01%) OO
5 62 (14.06%) E-Commerce
6 44 (9.98%) Scrum
7 33 (7.48%) Mentoring
8 29 (6.58%) Unit Testing
9 28 (6.35%) OOP
10 26 (5.90%) TDD
11 23 (5.22%) Web Application Development
12 20 (4.54%) OOD
13 18 (4.08%) Release Management
13 18 (4.08%) Multithreading
14 17 (3.85%) Parallel Computing
14 17 (3.85%) Load Testing
14 17 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
14 17 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (3.63%) ERP
15 16 (3.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (52.15%) C#
2 182 (41.27%) SQL
3 177 (40.14%) JavaScript
4 101 (22.90%) PHP
5 97 (22.00%) Java
6 56 (12.70%) T-SQL
7 39 (8.84%) VB.NET
8 24 (5.44%) VB
9 19 (4.31%) C++
9 19 (4.31%) Objective-C
10 16 (3.63%) VB6
10 16 (3.63%) Groovy
11 12 (2.72%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.27%) PHP5
13 8 (1.81%) XAML
14 7 (1.59%) C
14 7 (1.59%) Python
15 6 (1.36%) ABAP
15 6 (1.36%) VBA
16 5 (1.13%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 29 (6.58%) Degree
2 3 (0.68%) MCSD
2 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.81%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) HL7
Vendors
1 101 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.84%) Oracle
3 12 (2.72%) Zend
4 9 (2.04%) Adobe
5 6 (1.36%) Informatica
5 6 (1.36%) SAP
5 6 (1.36%) JBoss
6 3 (0.68%) Google
7 2 (0.45%) IBM
7 2 (0.45%) Open Text
7 2 (0.45%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.23%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.23%) Progress
8 1 (0.23%) Ektron
8 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.23%) Facebook
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