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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 69 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 47.26% 38.41% 38.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.36% 38.69% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 39
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £40,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
137 137 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 93.84% 99.28% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 102 122 87
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Preston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (52.68%) .NET
2 51 (45.54%) C#
3 49 (43.75%) CSS
4 46 (41.07%) jQuery
5 43 (38.39%) HTML
6 42 (37.50%) SQL
7 33 (29.46%) ASP.NET
8 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
9 30 (26.79%) JavaScript
10 29 (25.89%) Java
11 28 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 26 (23.21%) PHP
12 26 (23.21%) .NET Framework
13 24 (21.43%) HTML5
14 22 (19.64%) WCF
14 22 (19.64%) Spring
15 21 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (18.75%) VB.NET
16 20 (17.86%) MVC
16 20 (17.86%) Hibernate
17 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (16.07%) J2EE
18 18 (16.07%) MySQL
19 16 (14.29%) LINQ
19 16 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 15 (13.39%) CSS3
20 15 (13.39%) Web Development
20 15 (13.39%) Subversion
21 14 (12.50%) Web Application Development
22 13 (11.61%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (10.71%) Apache
1 12 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.14%) WordPress
4 4 (3.57%) Node.js
5 2 (1.79%) CMS
5 2 (1.79%) Drupal
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.89%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Magento
2 3 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.79%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (16.07%) MySQL
5 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (5.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (5.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.89%) DTS
Development Applications
1 15 (13.39%) Subversion
2 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.79%) Phing
4 2 (1.79%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.89%) JUnit
5 1 (0.89%) Maven
General
1 11 (9.82%) Marketing
2 8 (7.14%) Finance
3 6 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.68%) Billing
5 2 (1.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (52.68%) .NET
2 49 (43.75%) CSS
3 46 (41.07%) jQuery
4 43 (38.39%) HTML
5 33 (29.46%) ASP.NET
6 26 (23.21%) .NET Framework
7 24 (21.43%) HTML5
8 22 (19.64%) WCF
8 22 (19.64%) Spring
9 20 (17.86%) Hibernate
10 18 (16.07%) J2EE
11 16 (14.29%) LINQ
11 16 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 15 (13.39%) CSS3
13 13 (11.61%) XML
14 10 (8.93%) Ajax
14 10 (8.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (8.04%) Zend Framework
16 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
17 6 (5.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (0.89%) iSeries
2 1 (0.89%) iPhone
2 1 (0.89%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) UNIX
2 1 (0.89%) Android
2 1 (0.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.86%) MVC
2 15 (13.39%) Web Development
3 14 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 12 (10.71%) OOP
4 12 (10.71%) OO
5 9 (8.04%) Release Management
5 9 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.04%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.14%) TDD
6 8 (7.14%) Scrum
6 8 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (6.25%) OOD
7 7 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.36%) ETL
9 5 (4.46%) BDD
9 5 (4.46%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.54%) C#
2 42 (37.50%) SQL
3 30 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.89%) Java
5 26 (23.21%) PHP
6 21 (18.75%) VB.NET
7 12 (10.71%) C++
8 10 (8.93%) T-SQL
9 9 (8.04%) PHP5
10 6 (5.36%) VB
10 6 (5.36%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.57%) VB6
12 3 (2.68%) Groovy
12 3 (2.68%) C
12 3 (2.68%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.79%) VBScript
13 2 (1.79%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (1.79%) Scala
14 1 (0.89%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.68%) MCSD
1 3 (2.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.04%) Zend
3 7 (6.25%) Oracle
4 6 (5.36%) Informatica
5 1 (0.89%) Appcelerator
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