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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 178 169 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 37.08% 39.58% 43.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.20% 40.33% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 161 156 177
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
466 419 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.08% 98.13% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 358 389
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 47 £28,500 -22.97% 19
Blackburn +5 44 £37,500 +25.00% 12
Blackpool +4 21 £32,500 +22.64% 3
Accrington 0 9 £38,500 +71.11% 1
Skelmersdale +2 6 £30,000 -21.05% 1
Chorley +2 3 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Lytham St Annes - 3 £35,170 -
Newton-le-Willows 0 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Colne - 2 £36,250 - 1
Ormskirk -9 1 £42,500 +46.55%
Morecambe - 1 £35,000 -
Nelson - 1 £29,500 - 1
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 228 (55.61%) .NET
2 211 (51.46%) C#
3 210 (51.22%) HTML
4 183 (44.63%) JavaScript
5 177 (43.17%) CSS
6 174 (42.44%) SQL Server
7 156 (38.05%) ASP.NET
8 155 (37.80%) jQuery
9 154 (37.56%) MVC
10 143 (34.88%) SQL
11 114 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
12 99 (24.15%) PHP
13 89 (21.71%) MySQL
14 83 (20.24%) OOP
15 82 (20.00%) XML
16 78 (19.02%) HTML5
17 71 (17.32%) Java
18 67 (16.34%) ASP.NET MVC
19 65 (15.85%) WCF
20 62 (15.12%) OO
21 61 (14.88%) .NET Framework
22 60 (14.63%) CSS3
23 58 (14.15%) VB.NET
24 56 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
25 54 (13.17%) Microsoft
26 53 (12.93%) Web Services
27 49 (11.95%) Web Development
28 42 (10.24%) Oracle
29 41 (10.00%) Mentoring
30 39 (9.51%) T-SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (8.05%) CMS
2 32 (7.80%) SharePoint
3 25 (6.10%) WordPress
4 21 (5.12%) Drupal
5 14 (3.41%) Umbraco
5 14 (3.41%) IIS
6 13 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (2.44%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.20%) Apache
9 7 (1.71%) JBoss
9 7 (1.71%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.22%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.98%) FileNet
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.49%) SAS
12 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 19 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.73%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (6.10%) Magento
2 4 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.98%) Exstream
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.22%) Internet
2 2 (0.49%) Intranet
3 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (42.44%) SQL Server
2 89 (21.71%) MySQL
3 37 (9.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (4.63%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (2.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 11 (2.68%) MongoDB
11 11 (2.68%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (7.80%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.90%) Subversion
2 16 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.17%) NUnit
3 13 (3.17%) Moq
4 9 (2.20%) MSTest
4 9 (2.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (1.46%) Zend Studio
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.98%) Xcode
7 3 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.49%) JUnit
8 2 (0.49%) JBuilder
8 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.49%) Maven
9 1 (0.24%) Selenium
9 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.24%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.24%) WebObjects
9 1 (0.24%) FogBugz
General
1 31 (7.56%) Marketing
2 22 (5.37%) Retail
3 14 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.93%) Finance
5 10 (2.44%) Billing
6 9 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.73%) Games
7 3 (0.73%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Law
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (55.61%) .NET
2 210 (51.22%) HTML
3 177 (43.17%) CSS
4 156 (38.05%) ASP.NET
5 155 (37.80%) jQuery
6 82 (20.00%) XML
7 78 (19.02%) HTML5
8 67 (16.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 65 (15.85%) WCF
10 61 (14.88%) .NET Framework
11 60 (14.63%) CSS3
12 53 (12.93%) Web Services
13 36 (8.78%) Ajax
14 29 (7.07%) WPF
14 29 (7.07%) LINQ
15 26 (6.34%) Spring
16 25 (6.10%) JSON
16 25 (6.10%) XSLT
16 25 (6.10%) SOAP
17 23 (5.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.56%) Mobile App
3 15 (3.66%) Data Integration
4 11 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.44%) User Experience
6 7 (1.71%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.98%) SCORM
8 4 (0.98%) Tandem
8 4 (0.98%) PDA
9 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.49%) Open Source
9 2 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.24%) Social Media
10 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.24%) Statistics
10 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.24%) Animation
10 1 (0.24%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.78%) Windows
1 36 (8.78%) Linux
2 11 (2.68%) Android
2 11 (2.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (37.56%) MVC
2 114 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (20.24%) OOP
4 62 (15.12%) OO
5 49 (11.95%) Web Development
6 41 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 38 (9.27%) E-Commerce
8 31 (7.56%) TDD
9 27 (6.59%) Scrum
10 25 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (5.61%) OOD
12 22 (5.37%) Mobile Application Development
13 19 (4.63%) OO PHP
13 19 (4.63%) Asset Management
14 18 (4.39%) Software Engineering
15 16 (3.90%) Web Application Development
16 15 (3.66%) Waterfall
16 15 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (3.66%) Kanban
16 15 (3.66%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 211 (51.46%) C#
2 183 (44.63%) JavaScript
3 143 (34.88%) SQL
4 99 (24.15%) PHP
5 71 (17.32%) Java
6 58 (14.15%) VB.NET
7 39 (9.51%) T-SQL
8 24 (5.85%) PHP5
9 14 (3.41%) VB
9 14 (3.41%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.93%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.95%) VBA
12 6 (1.46%) Python
12 6 (1.46%) VB6
13 4 (0.98%) XAML
14 3 (0.73%) C
14 3 (0.73%) COBOL
15 2 (0.49%) VBScript
15 2 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.24%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 21 (5.12%) Degree
2 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.46%) VCP4
4 5 (1.22%) MCSD
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 54 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.24%) Oracle
3 37 (9.02%) Zend
4 14 (3.41%) Informatica
5 9 (2.20%) Epicor
6 8 (1.95%) IBM
6 8 (1.95%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.22%) Google
7 5 (1.22%) Facebook
8 4 (0.98%) Twitter
8 4 (0.98%) Apple
8 4 (0.98%) webMethods
8 4 (0.98%) SAP
8 4 (0.98%) HP
8 4 (0.98%) Software AG
9 3 (0.73%) Adobe
9 3 (0.73%) Ektron
10 1 (0.24%) Sencha
10 1 (0.24%) Symbian
10 1 (0.24%) Embarcadero
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
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Preston, Lancashire
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