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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 108 199 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.03% 38.27% 39.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.03% 38.87% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 92 183 164
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £42,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
327 512 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.97% 98.46% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 271 447 377
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Chorley +5 24 £30,750 -18.00% 10
Preston -5 18 £38,750 +29.16% 10
Blackburn 0 12 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Lancaster 0 8 £35,000 +29.62% 2
Skelmersdale 0 8 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Burnley - 5 £32,500 - 2
Lytham St Annes +1 3 £40,000 +5.86%
Blackpool -3 3 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Accrington 0 2 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Fleetwood - 1 £32,500 -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 123 (42.71%) .NET
2 117 (40.63%) SQL Server
3 116 (40.28%) HTML
4 111 (38.54%) JavaScript
4 111 (38.54%) C#
4 111 (38.54%) MVC
5 110 (38.19%) CSS
6 102 (35.42%) ASP.NET
7 88 (30.56%) SQL
8 81 (28.13%) jQuery
9 66 (22.92%) Java
10 65 (22.57%) Microsoft
11 61 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (18.40%) Degree
13 52 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
14 47 (16.32%) Relational Database
15 45 (15.63%) Web Application Development
16 41 (14.24%) TDD
16 41 (14.24%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (13.54%) Kanban
18 38 (13.19%) PHP
18 38 (13.19%) Scrum
19 37 (12.85%) IBM
19 37 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 35 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 35 (12.15%) HTML5
21 34 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
21 34 (11.81%) SharePoint
22 32 (11.11%) AngularJS
23 30 (10.42%) Dependency Injection

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 34 (11.81%) SharePoint
2 26 (9.03%) Tomcat
3 21 (7.29%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.51%) CICS
5 12 (4.17%) Node.js
5 12 (4.17%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 10 (3.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (3.47%) WordPress
7 6 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.39%) Apache TomEE
9 3 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.04%) IIS
9 3 (1.04%) Moodle
9 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.69%) Apache
10 2 (0.69%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.39%) MS Office
3 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.39%) Magento
2 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.35%) GitHub
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 47 (16.32%) Relational Database
3 35 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (9.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 25 (8.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (7.99%) MySQL
7 19 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (6.25%) PowerPivot
8 18 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (5.90%) Microsoft Power View
10 13 (4.51%) RDBMS
11 11 (3.82%) DB2
12 10 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (2.08%) QlikView
14 5 (1.74%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (1.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 3 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (1.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (9.38%) Git (software)
1 27 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.56%) Subversion
4 9 (3.13%) Moq
4 9 (3.13%) MSTest
4 9 (3.13%) NUnit
4 9 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.69%) JIRA
6 2 (0.69%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.69%) Selenium
6 2 (0.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.35%) Ant
7 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.35%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.35%) JUnit
7 1 (0.35%) Maven
7 1 (0.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (7.29%) Finance
2 20 (6.94%) Games
3 19 (6.60%) Marketing
4 10 (3.47%) Banking
5 7 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.08%) Back Office
7 5 (1.74%) Retail
8 3 (1.04%) Legal
9 2 (0.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (42.71%) .NET
2 116 (40.28%) HTML
3 110 (38.19%) CSS
4 102 (35.42%) ASP.NET
5 81 (28.13%) jQuery
6 61 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 35 (12.15%) HTML5
9 34 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 32 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 30 (10.42%) RESTful
12 29 (10.07%) Spring
12 29 (10.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (10.07%) WCF
13 25 (8.68%) Hibernate
14 24 (8.33%) CSS3
14 24 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (8.33%) Web Services
15 23 (7.99%) .NET Framework
16 21 (7.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.94%) Mainframe
3 16 (5.56%) Social Media
4 13 (4.51%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.82%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (3.82%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.47%) VSAM
7 7 (2.43%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (2.08%) NHS
9 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.74%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.39%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.04%) AS400
11 3 (1.04%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.04%) FMCG
11 3 (1.04%) VLE
12 2 (0.69%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.69%) iSeries
13 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.33%) Linux
2 19 (6.60%) Windows
3 16 (5.56%) Unix
4 2 (0.69%) zOS
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (38.54%) MVC
2 52 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (15.63%) Web Application Development
4 41 (14.24%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (14.24%) TDD
5 39 (13.54%) Kanban
6 38 (13.19%) Scrum
7 30 (10.42%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (9.38%) OO
9 27 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 26 (9.03%) Web Development
11 25 (8.68%) BDD
12 17 (5.90%) ETL
13 16 (5.56%) Data Management
14 11 (3.82%) CRM
14 11 (3.82%) Data Modelling
14 11 (3.82%) OOP
15 10 (3.47%) Mentoring
15 10 (3.47%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 111 (38.54%) C#
1 111 (38.54%) JavaScript
2 88 (30.56%) SQL
3 66 (22.92%) Java
4 38 (13.19%) PHP
5 23 (7.99%) COBOL
6 19 (6.60%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 15 (5.21%) C++
8 15 (5.21%) JCL
9 12 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.47%) VB
11 7 (2.43%) REXX
12 6 (2.08%) ABAP
12 6 (2.08%) VBA
12 6 (2.08%) VBScript
13 5 (1.74%) Ruby
14 3 (1.04%) VB6
15 2 (0.69%) RPG
15 2 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (18.40%) Degree
2 4 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.35%) HND
4 1 (0.35%) ISEB
4 1 (0.35%) MCP
4 1 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.99%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 65 (22.57%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.85%) IBM
3 18 (6.25%) Tableau
4 12 (4.17%) MuleSoft
4 12 (4.17%) Software AG
4 12 (4.17%) webMethods
5 11 (3.82%) Oracle
6 9 (3.13%) SAP
7 6 (2.08%) Twitter
8 3 (1.04%) Facebook
9 2 (0.69%) Cognos
9 2 (0.69%) Google
9 2 (0.69%) Lotus
10 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.35%) jBASE
10 1 (0.35%) Progress
10 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
First Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Darwen, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago