The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Salford 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 31 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 45.59% 26.15% 49.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.82% 27.42% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 25
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Salford 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
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
61 62 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 89.71% 95.38% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 48
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Developer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Developer Salary Trend in Salford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Salford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Salford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 47 (59.49%) Java
2 40 (50.63%) .NET
3 32 (40.51%) JavaScript
4 29 (36.71%) XML
4 29 (36.71%) Spring
4 29 (36.71%) Grails
5 28 (35.44%) HTML
6 27 (34.18%) Android
7 26 (32.91%) Tomcat
7 26 (32.91%) JMS
8 25 (31.65%) HTML5
8 25 (31.65%) Maven
8 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
9 24 (30.38%) XPath
9 24 (30.38%) XML Schema
9 24 (30.38%) J2SE
9 24 (30.38%) XSLT
10 23 (29.11%) DOM
10 23 (29.11%) SAX
10 23 (29.11%) WebSphere
11 22 (27.85%) HTTP
11 22 (27.85%) Windows
11 22 (27.85%) Hazelcast
12 20 (25.32%) WebSphere MQ
13 19 (24.05%) Linux
13 19 (24.05%) Servlets
14 18 (22.78%) C#
14 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
14 18 (22.78%) HTML5 Canvas
14 18 (22.78%) Responsive Web Design

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 26 (32.91%) Tomcat
2 23 (29.11%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.06%) Node.js
4 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) Hazelcast
2 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.80%) MySQL
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (31.65%) Maven
2 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.27%) Moq
4 1 (1.27%) NUnit
4 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.06%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) .NET
2 29 (36.71%) XML
2 29 (36.71%) Spring
2 29 (36.71%) Grails
3 28 (35.44%) HTML
4 26 (32.91%) JMS
5 25 (31.65%) HTML5
6 24 (30.38%) XML Schema
6 24 (30.38%) J2SE
6 24 (30.38%) XSLT
7 23 (29.11%) DOM
7 23 (29.11%) SAX
8 20 (25.32%) WebSphere MQ
9 19 (24.05%) Servlets
10 18 (22.78%) HTML5 Canvas
11 16 (20.25%) WebGL
11 16 (20.25%) CSS
12 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
13 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
14 10 (12.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
2 17 (21.52%) User Experience
3 16 (20.25%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) iPhone
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Android
2 22 (27.85%) Windows
3 19 (24.05%) Linux
4 16 (20.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
2 18 (22.78%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.46%) MVC
5 10 (12.66%) TDD
5 10 (12.66%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.13%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (10.13%) OO
7 7 (8.86%) BDD
8 6 (7.59%) Scrum
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.06%) ERP
9 4 (5.06%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Kanban
10 3 (3.80%) Web Development
10 3 (3.80%) UML
10 3 (3.80%) OOD
11 2 (2.53%) ETL
11 2 (2.53%) Test Scripting
11 2 (2.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (59.49%) Java
2 32 (40.51%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.38%) XPath
4 18 (22.78%) C#
5 13 (16.46%) SQL
6 4 (5.06%) Scala
7 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Red Hat
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) Teradata
3 2 (2.53%) Cognos
3 2 (2.53%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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