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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 32 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 41.03% 28.75% 55.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.44% 30.26% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 32
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 £35,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £41,100 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -
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
72 76 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 92.31% 95.00% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 57
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Salford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 42 (52.50%) .NET
2 41 (51.25%) Java
3 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (35.00%) HTML
5 27 (33.75%) Android
6 26 (32.50%) Spring
6 26 (32.50%) Grails
6 26 (32.50%) XML
7 24 (30.00%) C#
7 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 23 (28.75%) XPath
8 23 (28.75%) DOM
8 23 (28.75%) XSLT
8 23 (28.75%) Tomcat
8 23 (28.75%) JMS
8 23 (28.75%) XML Schema
8 23 (28.75%) SAX
9 21 (26.25%) HTTP
9 21 (26.25%) J2SE
9 21 (26.25%) WebSphere
9 21 (26.25%) Maven
9 21 (26.25%) Hazelcast
10 19 (23.75%) HTML5
10 19 (23.75%) Windows
10 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET
11 18 (22.50%) Linux
11 18 (22.50%) Servlets
11 18 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
12 17 (21.25%) SQL Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 23 (28.75%) Tomcat
2 21 (26.25%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.75%) Node.js
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.25%) HTTP
2 4 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) Hazelcast
2 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Maven
2 8 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Games
2 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) .NET
2 28 (35.00%) HTML
3 26 (32.50%) Spring
3 26 (32.50%) Grails
3 26 (32.50%) XML
4 23 (28.75%) DOM
4 23 (28.75%) XSLT
4 23 (28.75%) JMS
4 23 (28.75%) XML Schema
4 23 (28.75%) SAX
5 21 (26.25%) J2SE
6 19 (23.75%) HTML5
6 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET
7 18 (22.50%) Servlets
7 18 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 15 (18.75%) jQuery
9 14 (17.50%) WebGL
9 14 (17.50%) HTML5 Canvas
10 13 (16.25%) CSS
11 10 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) User Experience
2 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.50%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.50%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Android
2 19 (23.75%) Windows
3 18 (22.50%) Linux
4 15 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (18.75%) MVC
3 14 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (16.25%) TDD
5 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.50%) OO
7 9 (11.25%) Scrum
8 8 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (8.75%) User Stories
9 7 (8.75%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.25%) BDD
10 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.00%) CRM
11 4 (5.00%) ERP
11 4 (5.00%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.00%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (3.75%) Kanban
12 3 (3.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) Java
2 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.00%) C#
4 23 (28.75%) XPath
5 16 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (3.75%) Scala
7 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) Google
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