The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 26.58% 56.76% 32.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.38% 58.33% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 16
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Developer
Lincolnshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincoln 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
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 93.67% 97.30% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 30 41
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £25,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Lincoln region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Developer
Salary Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Lincoln region.

Developer Salary Trend in Lincoln

Developer
Salary Histogram in Lincoln

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Lincoln region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 24 (77.42%) PHP
2 21 (67.74%) MySQL
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
4 13 (41.94%) Perl
5 11 (35.48%) Scrum
6 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
6 10 (32.26%) UML
7 9 (29.03%) OO
7 9 (29.03%) Web Services
7 9 (29.03%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Subversion
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) .NET
8 7 (22.58%) MVC
9 6 (19.35%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Apache
9 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (19.35%) jQuery
9 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.13%) Sitefinity
10 5 (16.13%) Change Control
10 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
10 5 (16.13%) Kentico
10 5 (16.13%) BDD
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (16.13%) RESTful

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 6 (19.35%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) CMS
2 5 (16.13%) DNN
2 5 (16.13%) Umbraco
2 5 (16.13%) Immediacy CMS
2 5 (16.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (16.13%) Kentico
2 5 (16.13%) Sitefinity
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) MySQL
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) Subversion
3 4 (12.90%) PHPUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) Ant
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) CSS
1 18 (58.06%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) Web Services
3 7 (22.58%) .NET
4 6 (19.35%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) RESTful
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.68%) J2EE
6 3 (9.68%) XML
6 3 (9.68%) XML Schema
6 3 (9.68%) JAXB
7 2 (6.45%) LAMP
7 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Tandem
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Scrum
2 10 (32.26%) UML
3 9 (29.03%) OO
3 9 (29.03%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) Change Control
6 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Content Management
7 4 (12.90%) Database Theory
7 4 (12.90%) Relational Database Theory
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) PHP
2 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) Perl
4 5 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) Alterian
1 5 (16.13%) EPiServer
1 5 (16.13%) Sitecore
1 5 (16.13%) Ektron
2 1 (3.23%) Zend
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