The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Preston region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 23 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 5.05% 1.89% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 1.96% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £32,500 £27,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -29.87%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Software 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
99 153 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 100.00% 96.23% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 85 111 95
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,025 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Preston

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Learning Management System
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Multimedia
3 3 (37.50%) e-Learning
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Replication
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) e-Learning
1 3 (37.50%) Learning Management System
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft