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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 179 157 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 39.51% 36.77% 47.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.96% 38.48% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 149 144 213
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
448 408 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.90% 95.55% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 378 334 408
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Preston 0 51 £30,000 -7.69% 28
Blackburn +2 38 £36,000 +2.85% 9
Blackpool +6 15 £38,750 -6.06% 5
Chorley +1 12 £34,000 -6.20% 8
Accrington - 11 £38,000 - 3
Colne -1 8 £36,250 +31.81%
Skelmersdale 0 4 £30,000 -4.76%
Newton-le-Willows 0 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Lytham St Annes - 4 £35,700 - 1
Lancaster 0 3 £45,000 +69.81% 5
Nelson - 3 £29,500 -
Burnley -6 2 £33,750 +20.53%
Fleetwood - 1 - -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 199 (52.51%) .NET
2 192 (50.66%) HTML
3 189 (49.87%) C#
4 162 (42.74%) CSS
5 160 (42.22%) JavaScript
6 159 (41.95%) SQL Server
7 153 (40.37%) MVC
8 141 (37.20%) SQL
9 138 (36.41%) ASP.NET
10 124 (32.72%) jQuery
11 120 (31.66%) Agile Software Development
12 87 (22.96%) PHP
13 78 (20.58%) MySQL
14 73 (19.26%) HTML5
15 65 (17.15%) Java
16 57 (15.04%) OOP
17 55 (14.51%) OO
18 54 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
19 52 (13.72%) XML
20 51 (13.46%) Web Development
21 50 (13.19%) VB.NET
22 49 (12.93%) Web Services
22 49 (12.93%) .NET Framework
23 47 (12.40%) Microsoft
24 46 (12.14%) Oracle
25 43 (11.35%) Marketing
26 42 (11.08%) CSS3
26 42 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
27 40 (10.55%) Visual Studio
28 39 (10.29%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 27 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.07%) WordPress
3 21 (5.54%) CMS
4 17 (4.49%) Drupal
5 15 (3.96%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.43%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.85%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.85%) JBoss
9 6 (1.58%) Apache
9 6 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.06%) FileNet
11 3 (0.79%) Kentico
12 2 (0.53%) Node.js
12 2 (0.53%) IIS
12 2 (0.53%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.53%) SAS
13 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.37%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.32%) MS Office
3 5 (1.32%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (6.07%) Magento
2 4 (1.06%) Exstream
2 4 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.26%) Intranet
1 1 (0.26%) Internet
1 1 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (41.95%) SQL Server
2 78 (20.58%) MySQL
3 38 (10.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (6.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (5.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (3.96%) Relational Database
10 12 (3.17%) MongoDB
10 12 (3.17%) NoSQL
11 10 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (2.11%) DB2
14 7 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 6 (1.58%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database
17 4 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
18 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 40 (10.55%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.69%) Subversion
2 14 (3.69%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.43%) Moq
3 13 (3.43%) NUnit
4 9 (2.37%) MSTest
4 9 (2.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.79%) PhpStorm
5 3 (0.79%) Maven
5 3 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.53%) Xcode
6 2 (0.53%) Zend Studio
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.53%) Bower
6 2 (0.53%) Grunt
7 1 (0.26%) JUnit
7 1 (0.26%) JBuilder
General
1 43 (11.35%) Marketing
2 19 (5.01%) Finance
3 16 (4.22%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.90%) Billing
5 10 (2.64%) Retail
6 7 (1.85%) Games
6 7 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.79%) Electronics
7 3 (0.79%) Law
7 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (52.51%) .NET
2 192 (50.66%) HTML
3 162 (42.74%) CSS
4 138 (36.41%) ASP.NET
5 124 (32.72%) jQuery
6 73 (19.26%) HTML5
7 54 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (13.72%) XML
9 49 (12.93%) Web Services
9 49 (12.93%) .NET Framework
10 42 (11.08%) CSS3
11 39 (10.29%) WCF
12 31 (8.18%) Ajax
13 24 (6.33%) WPF
14 22 (5.80%) JSON
14 22 (5.80%) Spring
14 22 (5.80%) Razor View Engine
14 22 (5.80%) CakePHP
15 21 (5.54%) Hibernate
16 19 (5.01%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.01%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.49%) User Experience
4 15 (3.96%) Data Integration
5 14 (3.69%) Social Media
6 7 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.32%) Tandem
8 4 (1.06%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.79%) PDA
9 3 (0.79%) DTV
10 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.26%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.26%) Statistics
11 1 (0.26%) Animation
11 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.39%) Linux
2 19 (5.01%) Windows
3 11 (2.90%) Android
4 10 (2.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (40.37%) MVC
2 120 (31.66%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (15.04%) OOP
4 55 (14.51%) OO
5 51 (13.46%) Web Development
6 31 (8.18%) E-Commerce
7 30 (7.92%) TDD
7 30 (7.92%) Software Engineering
8 23 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (5.54%) Scrum
10 20 (5.28%) Web Application Development
10 20 (5.28%) Mentoring
11 19 (5.01%) OOD
12 18 (4.75%) Digital Marketing
13 17 (4.49%) Asset Management
13 17 (4.49%) OO PHP
14 16 (4.22%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.22%) Mobile Application Development
15 15 (3.96%) Unit Testing
16 14 (3.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 189 (49.87%) C#
2 160 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 141 (37.20%) SQL
4 87 (22.96%) PHP
5 65 (17.15%) Java
6 50 (13.19%) VB.NET
7 26 (6.86%) T-SQL
8 15 (3.96%) PHP5
9 11 (2.90%) VB
10 8 (2.11%) Objective-C
10 8 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.85%) COBOL
12 6 (1.58%) C
12 6 (1.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (1.32%) VB6
14 4 (1.06%) Perl
15 3 (0.79%) Delphi
16 2 (0.53%) VBA
17 1 (0.26%) Python
17 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (5.54%) Degree
2 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.79%) MCSD
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.53%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.53%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (0.53%) OCPJP
4 2 (0.53%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 47 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.14%) Oracle
3 28 (7.39%) Zend
4 11 (2.90%) IBM
5 10 (2.64%) Informatica
6 8 (2.11%) Google
6 8 (2.11%) Twitter
7 7 (1.85%) Facebook
7 7 (1.85%) Epicor
8 6 (1.58%) Adobe
9 5 (1.32%) SAP
9 5 (1.32%) Apple
10 4 (1.06%) webMethods
10 4 (1.06%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.06%) HP
10 4 (1.06%) Software AG
11 3 (0.79%) Ektron
12 2 (0.53%) Sun
13 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.26%) Lotus
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits, holidays & more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + pension + 29 hols
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + benefits, holidays & more
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday