The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 7 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 16.67% 18.75% 32.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 18.75% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 11
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £43,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rochdale 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
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 100.00% 100.00% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 33
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £15,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Developer
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Developer Salary Trend in Rochdale

Developer
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 20 (83.33%) C#
4 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (70.83%) WCF
5 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (66.67%) MVC
6 15 (62.50%) Scrum
6 15 (62.50%) HTML
6 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 15 (62.50%) CSS
6 15 (62.50%) Selenium
6 15 (62.50%) LINQ
6 15 (62.50%) Kanban
6 15 (62.50%) TDD
6 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 14 (58.33%) .NET Framework
7 14 (58.33%) Windows
8 13 (54.17%) jQuery
9 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
9 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (41.67%) Internet
11 9 (37.50%) Pair Programming
11 9 (37.50%) WF
11 9 (37.50%) Workflow
11 9 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (37.50%) DevOps
11 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 2 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.33%) InDesign
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Selenium
2 9 (37.50%) MSTest
2 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 6 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (25.00%) NUnit
3 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.33%) Grunt
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Advertising
2 5 (20.83%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 17 (70.83%) WCF
4 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 15 (62.50%) CSS
5 15 (62.50%) HTML
5 15 (62.50%) LINQ
6 14 (58.33%) .NET Framework
7 13 (54.17%) jQuery
8 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (37.50%) Entity Framework
8 9 (37.50%) WF
9 6 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (25.00%) Fluent NHibernate
9 6 (25.00%) Lucene
9 6 (25.00%) Lucene.Net
9 6 (25.00%) NHibernate
10 3 (12.50%) HTML5
10 3 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) MVC
3 15 (62.50%) Kanban
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
3 15 (62.50%) TDD
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (37.50%) DevOps
4 9 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 9 (37.50%) Workflow
5 6 (25.00%) BDD
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum-ban
5 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.33%) Presales
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.83%) VB
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe
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