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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 31.82% 37.50% 9.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.21% 38.03% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 4
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,200 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
58 71 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 87.88% 98.61% 90.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 60 17
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (66.67%) Java
2 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 24 (44.44%) XML
2 24 (44.44%) JMS
2 24 (44.44%) Grails
2 24 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 21 (38.89%) Maven
3 21 (38.89%) HTML
3 21 (38.89%) .NET
4 20 (37.04%) XPath
4 20 (37.04%) HTML5
4 20 (37.04%) XML Schema
4 20 (37.04%) XSLT
4 20 (37.04%) Spring
5 19 (35.19%) J2SE
5 19 (35.19%) SAX
5 19 (35.19%) DOM
6 18 (33.33%) Android
6 18 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
8 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (27.78%) CSS
8 15 (27.78%) Servlets
8 15 (27.78%) HTTP
9 14 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (25.93%) Linux
9 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
9 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
10 12 (22.22%) HTML5 Canvas

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.41%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Hazelcast
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Maven
2 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.70%) NUnit
3 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.70%) Moq
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) XML
1 24 (44.44%) JMS
1 24 (44.44%) Grails
2 21 (38.89%) HTML
2 21 (38.89%) .NET
3 20 (37.04%) XML Schema
3 20 (37.04%) XSLT
3 20 (37.04%) Spring
3 20 (37.04%) HTML5
4 19 (35.19%) J2SE
4 19 (35.19%) SAX
4 19 (35.19%) DOM
5 18 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 15 (27.78%) CSS
6 15 (27.78%) Servlets
7 12 (22.22%) HTML5 Canvas
8 10 (18.52%) J2EE
8 10 (18.52%) WebGL
9 9 (16.67%) CSS3
10 7 (12.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) User Experience
2 10 (18.52%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) iPhone
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Android
2 14 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (25.93%) Linux
3 10 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
2 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (20.37%) TDD
5 9 (16.67%) MVC
6 8 (14.81%) Scrum
6 8 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.96%) BDD
8 6 (11.11%) OO
9 4 (7.41%) UML
9 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) Requirements Management
9 4 (7.41%) Web Development
10 3 (5.56%) OOD
10 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.56%) Kanban
10 3 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) Java
2 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 20 (37.04%) XPath
4 9 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (11.11%) C#
6 4 (7.41%) Scala
6 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) Teradata
4 2 (3.70%) Google
4 2 (3.70%) Cognos
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
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