The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1911 2188 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.50% 33.31% 34.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.30% 34.40% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1735 1909 2097
Median salary £40,000 £38,424 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5738 6361 6892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.59% 96.85% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4803 5184 5540
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 1181 £40,000 - 270
Cheshire 0 363 £37,500 -6.25% 91
Merseyside 0 173 £37,500 +7.14% 41
Lancashire 0 159 £32,500 -7.14% 30
Cumbria +5 11 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1648 (44.58%) .NET
2 1572 (42.52%) C#
3 1527 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 1412 (38.19%) Agile Software Development
5 1379 (37.30%) HTML
6 1378 (37.27%) SQL Server
7 1337 (36.16%) CSS
8 1271 (34.38%) SQL
9 1187 (32.11%) MVC
10 1130 (30.57%) ASP.NET
11 880 (23.80%) jQuery
12 772 (20.88%) TDD
13 770 (20.83%) Java
14 698 (18.88%) Web Development
15 620 (16.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 604 (16.34%) PHP
16 604 (16.34%) Microsoft
17 584 (15.80%) OO
18 565 (15.28%) HTML5
19 542 (14.66%) Scrum
20 534 (14.44%) Web Services
21 493 (13.34%) MySQL
21 493 (13.34%) .NET Framework
22 480 (12.98%) Finance
23 475 (12.85%) AngularJS
24 461 (12.47%) Git (software)
25 458 (12.39%) Degree
26 431 (11.66%) WCF
27 382 (10.33%) CSS3
28 380 (10.28%) XML

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 143 (3.87%) CMS
2 129 (3.49%) WordPress
3 91 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 76 (2.06%) Tomcat
5 68 (1.84%) IIS
6 65 (1.76%) Apache
7 59 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 55 (1.49%) Drupal
9 48 (1.30%) Umbraco
10 46 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
11 35 (0.95%) JBoss
12 34 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
13 21 (0.57%) nginx
14 20 (0.54%) WebLogic
15 18 (0.49%) Mule
16 17 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
17 15 (0.41%) NServiceBus
18 14 (0.38%) Apache Solr
19 13 (0.35%) OpenStack
20 12 (0.32%) Moodle
Applications
1 233 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 66 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 46 (1.24%) MS Office
4 17 (0.46%) Fireworks
5 12 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.081%) HipChat
10 1 (0.027%) GIMP
10 1 (0.027%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 153 (4.14%) Magento
2 41 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.65%) Visualfiles
4 15 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
5 14 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.16%) OpenCart
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
13 3 (0.081%) Oracle 11i
13 3 (0.081%) Oracle Assets
14 2 (0.054%) Oracle General Ledger
14 2 (0.054%) osCommerce
14 2 (0.054%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 169 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (1.41%) GitHub
4 37 (1.00%) SaaS
5 33 (0.89%) Google Play
6 20 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.32%) PaaS
9 11 (0.30%) Google Analytics
10 10 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 9 (0.24%) Office 365
12 4 (0.11%) iTunes
13 3 (0.081%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.081%) IaaS
13 3 (0.081%) Sage Pay
14 2 (0.054%) AdWords
14 2 (0.054%) TestFlight
15 1 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 1 (0.027%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.027%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 117 (3.16%) Internet
2 31 (0.84%) HTTP
3 20 (0.54%) SSL
4 18 (0.49%) Intranet
5 13 (0.35%) LDAP
6 12 (0.32%) VPN
6 12 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (0.24%) SSH
8 8 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.19%) Broadband
10 6 (0.16%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.16%) Wireless
11 4 (0.11%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.11%) Firewall
11 4 (0.11%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.11%) Skype
11 4 (0.11%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.11%) WebEx
12 3 (0.081%) DNS
12 3 (0.081%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1378 (37.27%) SQL Server
2 493 (13.34%) MySQL
3 284 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 265 (7.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 216 (5.84%) Relational Database
6 215 (5.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 181 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 174 (4.71%) NoSQL
9 161 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
10 139 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 107 (2.89%) MongoDB
12 89 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
12 89 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 55 (1.49%) Power BI
14 52 (1.41%) Big Data
15 48 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
15 48 (1.30%) RDBMS
16 42 (1.14%) Oracle Database
17 36 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
17 36 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 461 (12.47%) Git (software)
2 261 (7.06%) Visual Studio
3 209 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 168 (4.54%) Subversion
5 119 (3.22%) NUnit
6 113 (3.06%) MSTest
7 112 (3.03%) JIRA
8 108 (2.92%) Jenkins
9 99 (2.68%) Maven
10 95 (2.57%) Selenium
11 93 (2.52%) JUnit
12 90 (2.43%) Moq
13 85 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
14 72 (1.95%) Eclipse
15 70 (1.89%) Grunt
16 51 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
17 50 (1.35%) TeamCity
18 49 (1.33%) SpecFlow
19 41 (1.11%) gulp
19 41 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 480 (12.98%) Finance
2 156 (4.22%) Games
3 142 (3.84%) Marketing
4 102 (2.76%) Retail
5 65 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 61 (1.65%) Legal
7 54 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 49 (1.33%) Advertising
9 48 (1.30%) Banking
10 41 (1.11%) Law
11 27 (0.73%) Publishing
12 23 (0.62%) Back Office
13 22 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (0.57%) Electronics
15 17 (0.46%) Multimedia
16 13 (0.35%) Music Industry
17 12 (0.32%) Financial Institution
18 10 (0.27%) Aerospace
19 9 (0.24%) Automotive
20 7 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1648 (44.58%) .NET
2 1379 (37.30%) HTML
3 1337 (36.16%) CSS
4 1130 (30.57%) ASP.NET
5 880 (23.80%) jQuery
6 620 (16.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 565 (15.28%) HTML5
8 534 (14.44%) Web Services
9 493 (13.34%) .NET Framework
10 475 (12.85%) AngularJS
11 431 (11.66%) WCF
12 382 (10.33%) CSS3
13 380 (10.28%) XML
14 304 (8.22%) RESTful
15 278 (7.52%) Node.js
16 275 (7.44%) Spring
17 267 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
18 264 (7.14%) Entity Framework
19 252 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 239 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 280 (7.57%) Computer Science
2 208 (5.63%) iPad
3 203 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 174 (4.71%) User Experience
5 173 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
6 131 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 91 (2.46%) Inversion of Control
8 66 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 57 (1.54%) Mathematics
10 43 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 34 (0.92%) iPhone
12 32 (0.87%) Social Media
13 30 (0.81%) Social Network
14 26 (0.70%) Data Integration
14 26 (0.70%) W3C
15 24 (0.65%) Data Structures
16 23 (0.62%) Visualisation
17 22 (0.60%) Client/Server
17 22 (0.60%) e-Learning
18 21 (0.57%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 341 (9.22%) Windows
2 310 (8.39%) Linux
3 174 (4.71%) Android
4 128 (3.46%) Apple iOS
5 76 (2.06%) Unix
6 33 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.38%) CoreOS
9 9 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.14%) Solaris
11 5 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.11%) Debian
13 3 (0.081%) CentOS
13 3 (0.081%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.081%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.081%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.081%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.054%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 1412 (38.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1187 (32.11%) MVC
3 772 (20.88%) TDD
4 698 (18.88%) Web Development
5 584 (15.80%) OO
6 542 (14.66%) Scrum
7 325 (8.79%) Unit Testing
8 323 (8.74%) BDD
9 306 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
10 302 (8.17%) Software Engineering
11 284 (7.68%) OOP
12 280 (7.57%) Business Intelligence
13 273 (7.38%) E-Commerce
14 264 (7.14%) Web Application Development
15 255 (6.90%) Front End Development
16 233 (6.30%) SDLC
17 201 (5.44%) Kanban
18 185 (5.00%) Mentoring
19 183 (4.95%) Dependency Injection
20 154 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1572 (42.52%) C#
2 1527 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 1271 (34.38%) SQL
4 770 (20.83%) Java
5 604 (16.34%) PHP
6 366 (9.90%) T-SQL
7 226 (6.11%) VB.NET
8 182 (4.92%) Ruby
9 149 (4.03%) C++
10 141 (3.81%) Python
11 112 (3.03%) VB
12 95 (2.57%) C
13 78 (2.11%) Objective-C
14 70 (1.89%) PL/SQL
15 62 (1.68%) Apple Swift
16 48 (1.30%) VBA
17 46 (1.24%) TypeScript
18 45 (1.22%) Scala
19 29 (0.78%) PHP 5
20 28 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 458 (12.39%) Degree
2 50 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (0.70%) HND
4 18 (0.49%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.38%) PMI Certification
6 12 (0.32%) ISEB
6 12 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.16%) DBS Check
7 6 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.14%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.11%) MCP
10 2 (0.054%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.054%) MCSE
10 2 (0.054%) PhD
11 1 (0.027%) MCSA
11 1 (0.027%) MCSD
11 1 (0.027%) OCP
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.027%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (1.65%) QA
2 16 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.24%) WAI
4 5 (0.14%) SLA
5 3 (0.081%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (1.24%) Docker
2 15 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.11%) Firmware
4 4 (0.11%) HDFS
4 4 (0.11%) Varnish
4 4 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.081%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.054%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.027%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.027%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.027%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (1.22%) Puppet
2 21 (0.57%) Kibana
3 11 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.27%) Graphite
5 9 (0.24%) Grafana
5 9 (0.24%) Packer
5 9 (0.24%) Terraform
5 9 (0.24%) Uchiwa
6 7 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.16%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.16%) WMI
8 4 (0.11%) Control-M
9 3 (0.081%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.027%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.027%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.027%) Consul
10 1 (0.027%) cPanel
10 1 (0.027%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.027%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.027%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 604 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 308 (8.33%) Oracle
3 119 (3.22%) Google
4 79 (2.14%) Zend
5 49 (1.33%) Twitter
6 41 (1.11%) IBM
7 34 (0.92%) Facebook
8 31 (0.84%) SAP
9 29 (0.78%) Adobe
9 29 (0.78%) EPiServer
10 28 (0.76%) Xamarin
11 27 (0.73%) Tableau
12 26 (0.70%) Cognos
13 20 (0.54%) Sitecore
14 17 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (0.43%) Apple
15 16 (0.43%) Atlassian
16 15 (0.41%) MuleSoft
17 12 (0.32%) Remedy
18 11 (0.30%) Telerik
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Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Merseyside
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 55,000 + Benefits.
Posted: 3 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working unlmtd holidays
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + pension
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
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