The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 61 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 27.63% 53.98% 47.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.38% 53.98% 47.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 56 61
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Developer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 113 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 97.37% 100.00% 99.27%
Number of salaries quoted 64 101 125
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Developer
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Developer Salary Trend in Preston

Developer
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Preston region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Preston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 34 (60.71%) MVC
3 32 (57.14%) .NET
4 31 (55.36%) C#
5 29 (51.79%) ASP.NET
6 24 (42.86%) HTML
6 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (41.07%) Web Application Development
7 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
7 23 (41.07%) CSS
8 22 (39.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 20 (35.71%) AngularJS
10 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
10 20 (35.71%) RESTful
10 20 (35.71%) BDD
10 20 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (35.71%) Kanban
10 20 (35.71%) Games
10 20 (35.71%) Scrum
10 20 (35.71%) TDD
11 17 (30.36%) jQuery
12 14 (25.00%) SQL
13 13 (23.21%) PHP
14 9 (16.07%) HTML5
15 8 (14.29%) Social Media
15 8 (14.29%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 5 (8.93%) WordPress
2 4 (7.14%) Apache TomEE
2 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (14.29%) MySQL
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.57%) QlikView
6 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) PhpStorm
General
1 20 (35.71%) Games
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) .NET
2 29 (51.79%) ASP.NET
3 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (42.86%) HTML
4 23 (41.07%) CSS
5 22 (39.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 20 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (35.71%) RESTful
7 17 (30.36%) jQuery
8 9 (16.07%) HTML5
9 6 (10.71%) Spring
10 5 (8.93%) Ajax
10 5 (8.93%) CSS3
11 4 (7.14%) Spring MVC
12 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
12 2 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.79%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) MVC
2 23 (41.07%) Web Application Development
3 20 (35.71%) BDD
3 20 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
3 20 (35.71%) Kanban
3 20 (35.71%) Scrum
3 20 (35.71%) TDD
4 8 (14.29%) Web Development
5 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (8.93%) Email Marketing
7 4 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.14%) SEO
7 4 (7.14%) Social Media Marketing
7 4 (7.14%) Web Design
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.36%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) C#
2 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 13 (23.21%) PHP
5 6 (10.71%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) Groovy
8 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Twitter
3 3 (5.36%) Facebook
4 2 (3.57%) Cognos
4 2 (3.57%) Google
4 2 (3.57%) Tableau
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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