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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 108 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 64.29% 42.86% 37.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 64.67% 44.68% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 103 39 31
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
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
167 94 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 99.40% 95.92% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 150 87 71
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Preston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 103 (56.28%) CSS
2 92 (50.27%) HTML
3 91 (49.73%) .NET
4 90 (49.18%) jQuery
5 81 (44.26%) C#
6 76 (41.53%) JavaScript
7 63 (34.43%) SQL
8 57 (31.15%) ASP.NET
9 51 (27.87%) PHP
10 49 (26.78%) MySQL
11 48 (26.23%) HTML5
12 46 (25.14%) MVC
13 42 (22.95%) SQL Server
13 42 (22.95%) OOP
14 33 (18.03%) Java
15 32 (17.49%) CSS3
16 30 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (15.30%) OO
17 28 (15.30%) .NET Framework
18 25 (13.66%) Oracle
19 24 (13.11%) XML
19 24 (13.11%) Zend
20 23 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
20 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
21 22 (12.02%) Spring
21 22 (12.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 22 (12.02%) WCF
21 22 (12.02%) LINQ
22 21 (11.48%) Web Development
23 20 (10.93%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (10.93%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.29%) WordPress
3 9 (4.92%) CMS
4 8 (4.37%) Apache
5 7 (3.83%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.83%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.73%) Drupal
7 4 (2.19%) Node.js
8 2 (1.09%) IIS
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (8.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (8.20%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.78%) MySQL
2 42 (22.95%) SQL Server
3 22 (12.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (9.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (9.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 16 (8.74%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (5.46%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (6.01%) Subversion
2 10 (5.46%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.37%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.28%) Zend Studio
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.09%) Xcode
6 1 (0.55%) JUnit
6 1 (0.55%) Maven
6 1 (0.55%) Selenium
6 1 (0.55%) JBuilder
6 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (9.29%) Marketing
2 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.64%) Finance
4 2 (1.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (56.28%) CSS
2 92 (50.27%) HTML
3 91 (49.73%) .NET
4 90 (49.18%) jQuery
5 57 (31.15%) ASP.NET
6 48 (26.23%) HTML5
7 32 (17.49%) CSS3
8 28 (15.30%) .NET Framework
9 24 (13.11%) XML
10 22 (12.02%) LINQ
10 22 (12.02%) Spring
10 22 (12.02%) WCF
11 20 (10.93%) Ajax
12 19 (10.38%) Hibernate
12 19 (10.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (9.29%) XSLT
14 14 (7.65%) Symfony
15 13 (7.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 12 (6.56%) REST
16 12 (6.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.46%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.83%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.73%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.19%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) User Experience
7 2 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.09%) Open Source
8 1 (0.55%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.37%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.83%) Linux
3 6 (3.28%) Android
4 1 (0.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.14%) MVC
2 42 (22.95%) OOP
3 28 (15.30%) OO
4 23 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (11.48%) Web Development
6 20 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (8.74%) ETL
8 13 (7.10%) OO PHP
9 12 (6.56%) Web Application Development
10 11 (6.01%) OOD
11 10 (5.46%) Release Management
11 10 (5.46%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (5.46%) Asset Management
11 10 (5.46%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (4.92%) Content Management
12 9 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (4.37%) Waterfall
14 7 (3.83%) Scrum
15 6 (3.28%) E-Commerce
15 6 (3.28%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (44.26%) C#
2 76 (41.53%) JavaScript
3 63 (34.43%) SQL
4 51 (27.87%) PHP
5 33 (18.03%) Java
6 18 (9.84%) PL/SQL
7 15 (8.20%) VB.NET
7 15 (8.20%) PHP5
8 9 (4.92%) Objective-C
8 9 (4.92%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.83%) C++
9 7 (3.83%) VBA
10 4 (2.19%) VB
11 3 (1.64%) Groovy
11 3 (1.64%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (5.46%) Degree
2 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.37%) MCSD
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 25 (13.66%) Oracle
2 24 (13.11%) Zend
3 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.74%) Informatica
5 5 (2.73%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.19%) Facebook
6 4 (2.19%) Google
7 2 (1.09%) Twitter
7 2 (1.09%) Apple
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe
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