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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 9 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 16.13% 22.97% 44.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 23.94% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 33
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £43,000 £49,500
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 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
30 71 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 96.77% 95.95% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 60 73
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Android Development
2 5 (35.71%) iOS Development
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Adobe
4 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 3 (21.43%) Flash
4 3 (21.43%) OOD
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) MySQL
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) ActionScript
4 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 3 (21.43%) Adobe AIR
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Mobile

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Gradle
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe AIR
3 3 (21.43%) Flash
3 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Java EE
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) Struts
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Laravel
5 1 (7.14%) li3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Android
1 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Android Development
1 5 (35.71%) iOS Development
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) OOD
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) MVVM
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) ActionScript
3 3 (21.43%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin