The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 237 231 246
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 14 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.19% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Technical 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
6940 6583 7183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.72% 94.24% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5629 5655 6234
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Technical Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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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
Lancashire 0 8 - -
Manchester -3 6 £45,000 +16.12%
Technical Developer
England

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
3 13 (65.00%) MySQL
4 12 (60.00%) HTML5
4 12 (60.00%) CSS3
5 10 (50.00%) MVC
6 9 (45.00%) XML
7 8 (40.00%) PHP
7 8 (40.00%) DHTML
7 8 (40.00%) Web Development
8 7 (35.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) Web Services
9 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (30.00%) Scrum
9 6 (30.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
10 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (25.00%) Hudson
10 5 (25.00%) Load Testing
10 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
10 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (25.00%) DevOps
10 5 (25.00%) MyBatis
10 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 5 (25.00%) Hibernate

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 5 (25.00%) Hudson
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Gradle
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 12 (60.00%) HTML5
2 12 (60.00%) CSS3
3 9 (45.00%) XML
4 8 (40.00%) DHTML
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) JSP
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (25.00%) Spring
6 5 (25.00%) MyBatis
7 4 (20.00%) WPF
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.00%) Java EE
8 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Web Development
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) PHP
4 7 (35.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) COBOL
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.00%) Sitecore