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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / North West
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2075 1483 2216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.02% 27.24% 33.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.27% 28.39% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1885 1360 1955
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
5721 5224 6491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4827 4392 5544
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 1378 £40,000 - 219
Cheshire 0 338 £40,000 +6.66% 92
Merseyside 0 184 £37,500 -6.25% 27
Lancashire 0 171 £35,000 -3.44% 41
Cumbria +3 1 £42,500 +26.86% 3
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 1988 (45.77%) .NET
2 1911 (44.00%) C#
3 1809 (41.65%) JavaScript
4 1801 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
5 1749 (40.27%) HTML
6 1651 (38.02%) CSS
7 1617 (37.23%) SQL Server
8 1519 (34.98%) MVC
9 1438 (33.11%) SQL
10 1346 (30.99%) ASP.NET
11 1146 (26.39%) jQuery
12 933 (21.48%) TDD
13 848 (19.53%) Web Development
14 781 (17.98%) Java
15 776 (17.87%) PHP
16 768 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC
17 744 (17.13%) AngularJS
18 694 (15.98%) Microsoft
19 679 (15.63%) Git (software)
20 662 (15.24%) MySQL
21 630 (14.51%) HTML5
22 611 (14.07%) OO
23 584 (13.45%) Web Services
24 561 (12.92%) Scrum
25 560 (12.89%) WCF
26 534 (12.30%) .NET Framework
27 465 (10.71%) Finance
28 435 (10.02%) Software Engineering
29 410 (9.44%) Node.js
30 395 (9.10%) CSS3

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
1 195 (4.49%) WordPress
2 156 (3.59%) CMS
3 121 (2.79%) Tomcat
4 96 (2.21%) SharePoint
5 78 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
6 66 (1.52%) IIS
7 60 (1.38%) Apache
8 55 (1.27%) WebSphere
9 51 (1.17%) Drupal
10 49 (1.13%) JBoss
11 47 (1.08%) Umbraco
12 46 (1.06%) WebLogic
13 29 (0.67%) Apache Solr
13 29 (0.67%) Apache Spark
14 26 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
15 22 (0.51%) nginx
16 17 (0.39%) Apache Pig
16 17 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
17 16 (0.37%) Mule
18 14 (0.32%) Joomla!
Applications
1 252 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 64 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 37 (0.85%) MS Office
4 14 (0.32%) Fireworks
5 11 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.21%) InVision
6 9 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.069%) HipChat
7 3 (0.069%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 157 (3.62%) Magento
2 42 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.48%) OpenCart
4 19 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.32%) Visualfiles
6 13 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.18%) osCommerce
7 8 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
10 4 (0.092%) SAP AFS
10 4 (0.092%) SAP WM
11 3 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.046%) SAP ERP
12 2 (0.046%) WebTrends
13 1 (0.023%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 198 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (1.43%) SaaS
4 47 (1.08%) GitHub
5 45 (1.04%) Google Play
6 30 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 14 (0.32%) iTunes
8 14 (0.32%) PaaS
9 12 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.25%) AdWords
10 11 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.092%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.092%) Sage Pay
12 4 (0.092%) Slack
13 3 (0.069%) Force.com
13 3 (0.069%) TestFlight
14 2 (0.046%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 110 (2.53%) Internet
2 80 (1.84%) HTTP
3 28 (0.64%) FTP
4 21 (0.48%) LDAP
5 14 (0.32%) Intranet
6 12 (0.28%) VPN
7 10 (0.23%) Skype
7 10 (0.23%) SSH
8 8 (0.18%) SMTP
9 7 (0.16%) DNS
10 5 (0.12%) Broadband
10 5 (0.12%) Firewall
10 5 (0.12%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.092%) Network Security
12 3 (0.069%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.069%) Extranet
12 3 (0.069%) RFID
13 2 (0.046%) SMS
13 2 (0.046%) SS7
13 2 (0.046%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1617 (37.23%) SQL Server
2 662 (15.24%) MySQL
3 343 (7.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 330 (7.60%) SQL Server 2014
5 280 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 221 (5.09%) NoSQL
7 187 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
8 186 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 179 (4.12%) MongoDB
10 151 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 149 (3.43%) Relational Database
12 125 (2.88%) Big Data
13 79 (1.82%) Hadoop
13 79 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
14 75 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
15 59 (1.36%) RDBMS
16 48 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
17 45 (1.04%) QlikView
18 38 (0.87%) Power BI
19 37 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 679 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 226 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 225 (5.18%) Subversion
3 225 (5.18%) Visual Studio
4 205 (4.72%) JIRA
5 179 (4.12%) NUnit
6 133 (3.06%) Jenkins
7 111 (2.56%) JUnit
7 111 (2.56%) MSTest
8 106 (2.44%) Maven
9 96 (2.21%) Moq
10 95 (2.19%) Rhino Mocks
11 83 (1.91%) Eclipse
12 82 (1.89%) Grunt
13 76 (1.75%) Selenium
14 58 (1.34%) gulp
15 52 (1.20%) TeamCity
16 50 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 49 (1.13%) Ant
18 48 (1.11%) Gradle
General
1 465 (10.71%) Finance
2 245 (5.64%) Marketing
3 183 (4.21%) Retail
4 175 (4.03%) Games
5 87 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 78 (1.80%) Advertising
7 75 (1.73%) Legal
8 69 (1.59%) Telecoms
9 58 (1.34%) Banking
10 40 (0.92%) Law
11 26 (0.60%) Electronics
12 12 (0.28%) Automotive
13 11 (0.25%) Back Office
13 11 (0.25%) Music Industry
14 7 (0.16%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.14%) Publishing
16 5 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.12%) Military
17 4 (0.092%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1988 (45.77%) .NET
2 1749 (40.27%) HTML
3 1651 (38.02%) CSS
4 1346 (30.99%) ASP.NET
5 1146 (26.39%) jQuery
6 768 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 744 (17.13%) AngularJS
8 630 (14.51%) HTML5
9 584 (13.45%) Web Services
10 560 (12.89%) WCF
11 534 (12.30%) .NET Framework
12 410 (9.44%) Node.js
13 395 (9.10%) CSS3
14 386 (8.89%) XML
15 383 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
16 371 (8.54%) Entity Framework
17 349 (8.04%) RESTful
18 337 (7.76%) Spring
19 324 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 294 (6.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 349 (8.04%) iPad
2 279 (6.42%) Mobile App
3 265 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 256 (5.89%) User Experience
5 198 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
6 127 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 103 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
8 64 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 48 (1.11%) iPhone
10 45 (1.04%) Mathematics
10 45 (1.04%) Visualisation
11 35 (0.81%) Algorithms
11 35 (0.81%) Smartphone
12 34 (0.78%) Xbox
13 31 (0.71%) Data Integration
13 31 (0.71%) Fintech
14 26 (0.60%) Social Network
15 25 (0.58%) Data Structures
16 22 (0.51%) Blog
17 21 (0.48%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 323 (7.44%) Linux
1 323 (7.44%) Windows
2 198 (4.56%) Apple iOS
3 168 (3.87%) Android
4 55 (1.27%) Unix
5 30 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 13 (0.30%) Mac OS X
6 13 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.28%) Windows Phone
8 9 (0.21%) CentOS
9 8 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.12%) BlackBerry OS
13 3 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.046%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1801 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1519 (34.98%) MVC
3 933 (21.48%) TDD
4 848 (19.53%) Web Development
5 611 (14.07%) OO
6 561 (12.92%) Scrum
7 435 (10.02%) Software Engineering
8 360 (8.29%) OOP
9 359 (8.27%) Front End Development
10 355 (8.17%) BDD
11 345 (7.94%) E-Commerce
12 339 (7.81%) Unit Testing
12 339 (7.81%) Web Application Development
13 309 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
14 296 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
15 289 (6.65%) SDLC
16 273 (6.29%) Kanban
17 220 (5.07%) Dependency Injection
18 218 (5.02%) Mentoring
19 155 (3.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1911 (44.00%) C#
2 1809 (41.65%) JavaScript
3 1438 (33.11%) SQL
4 781 (17.98%) Java
5 776 (17.87%) PHP
6 395 (9.10%) T-SQL
7 313 (7.21%) VB.NET
8 215 (4.95%) Ruby
9 153 (3.52%) C++
10 124 (2.86%) Python
11 117 (2.69%) VB
12 107 (2.46%) Apple Swift
13 88 (2.03%) Objective-C
14 69 (1.59%) C
15 61 (1.40%) VBA
16 60 (1.38%) Perl
17 53 (1.22%) Scala
18 45 (1.04%) Groovy
19 44 (1.01%) F#
20 42 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 382 (8.80%) Degree
2 66 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 48 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 41 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (0.44%) Siebel Certification
6 10 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 9 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.18%) HNC
8 8 (0.18%) HND
8 8 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (0.16%) MCP
9 7 (0.16%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.092%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.092%) MySQL Certification
12 3 (0.069%) PhD
13 1 (0.023%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.023%) MCSE
13 1 (0.023%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (2.00%) QA
2 23 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 22 (0.51%) WAI
4 11 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.21%) SLA
6 8 (0.18%) HL7
7 3 (0.069%) SDET
7 3 (0.069%) WCAG
8 2 (0.046%) GDPR
8 2 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.023%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.023%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 68 (1.57%) Docker
2 13 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.25%) Varnish
4 10 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.14%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.14%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.023%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.023%) HDFS
8 1 (0.023%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.023%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (0.90%) Kibana
2 24 (0.55%) Puppet
3 22 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.37%) Ansible
5 11 (0.25%) Terraform
6 9 (0.21%) Capistrano
6 9 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 8 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.16%) logstash
8 7 (0.16%) Salt
9 5 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 5 (0.12%) cPanel
9 5 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (0.12%) WSUS
10 4 (0.092%) Packer
11 3 (0.069%) Control-M
12 2 (0.046%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.046%) Grafana
12 2 (0.046%) Graphite
Vendors
1 694 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 301 (6.93%) Oracle
3 178 (4.10%) Google
4 88 (2.03%) Zend
5 80 (1.84%) SAP
6 52 (1.20%) IBM
7 37 (0.85%) Adobe
7 37 (0.85%) Xamarin
8 36 (0.83%) Apple
8 36 (0.83%) Tableau
9 25 (0.58%) Facebook
10 24 (0.55%) Twitter
11 23 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
12 22 (0.51%) Sitecore
13 19 (0.44%) PayPal
13 19 (0.44%) Siebel
14 18 (0.41%) hybris
14 18 (0.41%) VMware
15 16 (0.37%) EPiServer
16 15 (0.35%) Atlassian
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000- 50,000, Pension Scheme, Plural Site Login
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Bury, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Strong benefits and bonus!
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000, 4% Pension, Flexible Working / Home Working
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £22000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Life Insurance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday