The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 57 55 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 42.86% 40.15% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.11% 41.04% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 51
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £39,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
121 134 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 90.98% 97.81% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 95 118 92
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Lancashire

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 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Preston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 54 (53.47%) .NET
2 49 (48.51%) HTML
3 47 (46.53%) CSS
4 45 (44.55%) C#
5 44 (43.56%) jQuery
6 36 (35.64%) SQL
7 35 (34.65%) JavaScript
7 35 (34.65%) SQL Server
8 33 (32.67%) ASP.NET
9 29 (28.71%) MVC
10 27 (26.73%) PHP
11 26 (25.74%) Java
12 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
13 24 (23.76%) WCF
14 23 (22.77%) .NET Framework
15 22 (21.78%) MySQL
15 22 (21.78%) VB.NET
15 22 (21.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (20.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (19.80%) Spring
17 20 (19.80%) Hibernate
17 20 (19.80%) HTML5
18 18 (17.82%) OO
19 17 (16.83%) Apache
19 17 (16.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2012
20 16 (15.84%) LINQ
20 16 (15.84%) J2EE
21 15 (14.85%) Web Application Development
22 14 (13.86%) Unit Testing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (16.83%) Apache
2 9 (8.91%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.92%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.97%) Node.js
6 2 (1.98%) WordPress
6 2 (1.98%) CMS
6 2 (1.98%) Drupal
7 1 (0.99%) IIS
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.98%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.99%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.78%) MySQL
3 21 (20.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (16.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.99%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Subversion
2 8 (7.92%) Mercurial
2 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.92%) JIRA
3 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.98%) Phing
5 1 (0.99%) NUnit
5 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.99%) Moq
General
1 13 (12.87%) Marketing
2 7 (6.93%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.97%) Billing
5 2 (1.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (53.47%) .NET
2 49 (48.51%) HTML
3 47 (46.53%) CSS
4 44 (43.56%) jQuery
5 33 (32.67%) ASP.NET
6 24 (23.76%) WCF
7 23 (22.77%) .NET Framework
8 22 (21.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 20 (19.80%) Spring
9 20 (19.80%) Hibernate
9 20 (19.80%) HTML5
10 16 (15.84%) LINQ
10 16 (15.84%) J2EE
11 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (10.89%) WinForms
13 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (8.91%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (7.92%) CSS3
14 8 (7.92%) Symfony
15 7 (6.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (7.92%) Xbox
2 1 (0.99%) AS400
2 1 (0.99%) DTV
2 1 (0.99%) iPhone
2 1 (0.99%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) UNIX
3 1 (0.99%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) MVC
2 18 (17.82%) OO
3 15 (14.85%) Web Application Development
4 14 (13.86%) Unit Testing
5 13 (12.87%) Scrum
5 13 (12.87%) Web Development
6 12 (11.88%) TDD
6 12 (11.88%) OO PHP
7 10 (9.90%) OOP
8 9 (8.91%) SOA
8 9 (8.91%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (8.91%) Release Management
8 9 (8.91%) BDD
9 8 (7.92%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (7.92%) Automated Testing
9 8 (7.92%) Project Management
9 8 (7.92%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (6.93%) OOD
10 7 (6.93%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.55%) C#
2 36 (35.64%) SQL
3 35 (34.65%) JavaScript
4 27 (26.73%) PHP
5 26 (25.74%) Java
6 22 (21.78%) VB.NET
7 14 (13.86%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.91%) C++
9 5 (4.95%) Scala
10 4 (3.96%) VB
10 4 (3.96%) VB6
11 3 (2.97%) PHP5
11 3 (2.97%) C
11 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.97%) Groovy
12 2 (1.98%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.99%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.97%) Zend
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle
3 1 (0.99%) Appcelerator
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