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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 35 60 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 46.05% 40.82% 43.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.05% 43.17% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 40
Average salary £28,500 £39,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.84% +23.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
76 139 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 100.00% 94.56% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 63 125 80
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £57,500
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 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Preston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 71 (50.35%) CSS
2 69 (48.94%) HTML
3 65 (46.10%) .NET
4 58 (41.13%) C#
5 57 (40.43%) JavaScript
5 57 (40.43%) jQuery
6 51 (36.17%) MVC
7 44 (31.21%) ASP.NET
8 41 (29.08%) MySQL
9 40 (28.37%) PHP
10 39 (27.66%) OOP
11 38 (26.95%) SQL Server
12 32 (22.70%) SQL
13 31 (21.99%) HTML5
14 24 (17.02%) OO
15 23 (16.31%) Oracle
15 23 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (15.60%) Java
17 19 (13.48%) CSS3
17 19 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (12.06%) XML
18 17 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (11.35%) Zend
20 15 (10.64%) .NET Framework
20 15 (10.64%) Razor View Engine
21 14 (9.93%) Ajax
21 14 (9.93%) Microsoft
21 14 (9.93%) Web Development
22 13 (9.22%) Symfony

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (7.80%) WordPress
2 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.55%) CMS
3 5 (3.55%) Drupal
4 3 (2.13%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.42%) FileNet
5 2 (1.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.71%) Apache
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Magento
2 2 (1.42%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.08%) MySQL
2 38 (26.95%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (7.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 10 (7.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (4.96%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.71%) OLAP
9 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.26%) Zend Studio
3 4 (2.84%) NUnit
3 4 (2.84%) Subversion
3 4 (2.84%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (2.84%) Moq
4 2 (1.42%) PhpStorm
4 2 (1.42%) Xcode
4 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.71%) JBuilder
5 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 12 (8.51%) Marketing
2 4 (2.84%) Finance
3 1 (0.71%) Advertising
3 1 (0.71%) Games
3 1 (0.71%) Retail
3 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (50.35%) CSS
2 69 (48.94%) HTML
3 65 (46.10%) .NET
4 57 (40.43%) jQuery
5 44 (31.21%) ASP.NET
6 31 (21.99%) HTML5
7 19 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (13.48%) CSS3
8 17 (12.06%) XML
9 15 (10.64%) .NET Framework
9 15 (10.64%) Razor View Engine
10 14 (9.93%) Ajax
11 13 (9.22%) Symfony
11 13 (9.22%) XSLT
12 12 (8.51%) Hibernate
12 12 (8.51%) Spring
12 12 (8.51%) WCF
13 11 (7.80%) CakePHP
13 11 (7.80%) LINQ
13 11 (7.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.80%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.84%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.84%) Tandem
4 3 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.42%) User Experience
6 1 (0.71%) Open Source
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.71%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Linux
2 7 (4.96%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.55%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.17%) MVC
2 39 (27.66%) OOP
3 24 (17.02%) OO
4 17 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.93%) Web Development
7 12 (8.51%) OOD
7 12 (8.51%) OO PHP
8 11 (7.80%) ETL
9 10 (7.09%) Asset Management
9 10 (7.09%) Release Management
9 10 (7.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (7.09%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (5.67%) Web Application Development
11 7 (4.96%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.26%) TDD
12 6 (4.26%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.55%) Scrum
13 5 (3.55%) Android Development
13 5 (3.55%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.13%) C#
2 57 (40.43%) JavaScript
3 40 (28.37%) PHP
4 32 (22.70%) SQL
5 22 (15.60%) Java
6 12 (8.51%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.67%) PHP5
8 6 (4.26%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.26%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.84%) VBA
9 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.71%) VBScript
10 1 (0.71%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) VB6
10 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.55%) MCSD
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Oracle
2 16 (11.35%) Zend
3 14 (9.93%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.51%) Informatica
5 3 (2.13%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.13%) Facebook
5 3 (2.13%) Google
6 2 (1.42%) Twitter
6 2 (1.42%) IBM
6 2 (1.42%) Apple
6 2 (1.42%) webMethods
6 2 (1.42%) Adobe
6 2 (1.42%) HP
6 2 (1.42%) Software AG
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