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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 244 257 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 50.52% 46.90% 39.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.48% 49.42% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 215 240 169
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
474 520 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.14% 94.89% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 407 462 383
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +1 88 £32,500 -7.14% 29
Burnley -1 17 £40,000 +70.21% 4
Lancaster 0 16 £25,000 -16.66% 4
Blackpool +1 11 £40,000 +73.91% 1
Blackburn -1 7 £38,230 -4.42% 6
Skelmersdale +4 6 £31,500 -10.00%
Lytham St Annes -2 4 £35,000 +11.11%
Chorley -4 4 £39,250 +27.64% 6
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Ormskirk - 3 £31,500 -
Newton-le-Willows +1 2 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Accrington 0 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Rossendale -1 1 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 273 (60.67%) .NET
2 241 (53.56%) C#
3 223 (49.56%) HTML
4 214 (47.56%) CSS
5 189 (42.00%) ASP.NET
6 184 (40.89%) SQL
7 183 (40.67%) JavaScript
8 181 (40.22%) jQuery
9 166 (36.89%) SQL Server
10 137 (30.44%) MVC
11 124 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
12 109 (24.22%) PHP
13 105 (23.33%) XML
14 96 (21.33%) Java
15 94 (20.89%) Microsoft
16 89 (19.78%) .NET Framework
17 88 (19.56%) WCF
18 78 (17.33%) Web Development
19 74 (16.44%) CSS3
20 68 (15.11%) HTML5
20 68 (15.11%) OO
21 66 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
22 61 (13.56%) SOAP
23 56 (12.44%) MySQL
24 55 (12.22%) T-SQL
25 54 (12.00%) MS Excel
26 52 (11.56%) E-Commerce
27 50 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 50 (11.11%) LINQ
28 45 (10.00%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 41 (9.11%) CMS
2 27 (6.00%) Umbraco
3 26 (5.78%) SharePoint
4 24 (5.33%) WordPress
5 19 (4.22%) Apache
5 19 (4.22%) IIS
6 12 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.22%) ColdFusion
8 8 (1.78%) Node.js
9 5 (1.11%) Drupal
9 5 (1.11%) JBoss
10 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.22%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 54 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.22%) MS Office
3 3 (0.67%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (4.67%) Magento
2 8 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.44%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (0.44%) SSL
3 1 (0.22%) Intranet
3 1 (0.22%) DNS
3 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.22%) OSPF
3 1 (0.22%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (36.89%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.44%) MySQL
3 50 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 40 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.89%) EDMS
11 4 (0.89%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.89%) DTS
11 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (6.44%) Visual Studio
2 24 (5.33%) Subversion
3 12 (2.67%) Eclipse
4 10 (2.22%) PowerBuilder
5 9 (2.00%) Maven
6 8 (1.78%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.89%) JUnit
9 3 (0.67%) Zend Studio
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.22%) Selenium
10 1 (0.22%) WebObjects
10 1 (0.22%) Xcode
10 1 (0.22%) NUnit
10 1 (0.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.22%) Gradle
10 1 (0.22%) FogBugz
10 1 (0.22%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (8.89%) Retail
2 20 (4.44%) Marketing
3 11 (2.44%) Finance
4 8 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.33%) Billing
6 5 (1.11%) Legal
7 4 (0.89%) Games
7 4 (0.89%) Local Government
8 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.67%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (60.67%) .NET
2 223 (49.56%) HTML
3 214 (47.56%) CSS
4 189 (42.00%) ASP.NET
5 181 (40.22%) jQuery
6 105 (23.33%) XML
7 89 (19.78%) .NET Framework
8 88 (19.56%) WCF
9 74 (16.44%) CSS3
10 68 (15.11%) HTML5
11 66 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 61 (13.56%) SOAP
13 50 (11.11%) LINQ
14 45 (10.00%) Web Services
15 43 (9.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 38 (8.44%) Hibernate
16 38 (8.44%) Spring
17 32 (7.11%) WPF
17 32 (7.11%) J2EE
18 27 (6.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.56%) Mobile App
1 34 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.89%) User Experience
4 7 (1.56%) N-Tier
5 6 (1.33%) PDA
5 6 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (1.33%) Social Media
6 5 (1.11%) iSeries
6 5 (1.11%) Graphic Design
6 5 (1.11%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.89%) AS400
8 3 (0.67%) SCORM
8 3 (0.67%) Open Source
9 2 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.44%) W3C
9 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.89%) Windows
2 25 (5.56%) Linux
3 9 (2.00%) Android
4 8 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.67%) UNIX
5 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.44%) CentOS
6 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.44%) AIX
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (30.44%) MVC
2 124 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (17.33%) Web Development
4 68 (15.11%) OO
5 52 (11.56%) E-Commerce
6 42 (9.33%) OOP
7 40 (8.89%) Scrum
8 39 (8.67%) Mentoring
9 26 (5.78%) OOD
10 25 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 22 (4.89%) TDD
12 21 (4.67%) Release Management
12 21 (4.67%) Web Application Development
13 20 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
13 20 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.22%) Multithreading
15 18 (4.00%) Parallel Computing
16 17 (3.78%) Load Testing
17 16 (3.56%) Performance Management
17 16 (3.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 241 (53.56%) C#
2 184 (40.89%) SQL
3 183 (40.67%) JavaScript
4 109 (24.22%) PHP
5 96 (21.33%) Java
6 55 (12.22%) T-SQL
7 38 (8.44%) VB.NET
8 25 (5.56%) VB
9 21 (4.67%) Objective-C
10 17 (3.78%) VB6
11 16 (3.56%) Groovy
12 14 (3.11%) C++
13 13 (2.89%) PHP5
14 11 (2.44%) XAML
14 11 (2.44%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.78%) VBA
16 7 (1.56%) Python
16 7 (1.56%) ABAP
17 5 (1.11%) RPG
18 4 (0.89%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 32 (7.11%) Degree
2 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.67%) MCSD
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.00%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
Vendors
1 94 (20.89%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.78%) Oracle
3 22 (4.89%) Zend
4 7 (1.56%) SAP
5 6 (1.33%) Informatica
6 5 (1.11%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.89%) Adobe
7 4 (0.89%) Google
8 2 (0.44%) IBM
8 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.44%) Facebook
9 1 (0.22%) Apple
9 1 (0.22%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.22%) Open Text
9 1 (0.22%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.22%) Epicor
9 1 (0.22%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.22%) Progress
9 1 (0.22%) Symbian
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Posted: Yesterday
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Chorley, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
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