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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 34.43% 39.24% 38.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.18% 40.26% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 15
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,200 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
51 77 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 83.61% 97.47% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 44 72 37
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £59,000
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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Salford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) HTML
3 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (40.00%) Java
4 16 (40.00%) CSS
4 16 (40.00%) jQuery
5 15 (37.50%) Grails
5 15 (37.50%) Maven
5 15 (37.50%) XML
5 15 (37.50%) Scrum
6 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
7 13 (32.50%) HTML5
7 13 (32.50%) Linux
7 13 (32.50%) .NET
8 11 (27.50%) Oracle
8 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
9 10 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (25.00%) MVC
9 10 (25.00%) JMS
9 10 (25.00%) J2SE
9 10 (25.00%) PHP
9 10 (25.00%) CSS3
9 10 (25.00%) Ajax
9 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
10 9 (22.50%) C#
10 9 (22.50%) TDD
11 8 (20.00%) MySQL
11 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (20.00%) JSON
11 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.00%) WordPress
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) Joomla!
4 2 (5.00%) Drupal
4 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Maven
2 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (17.50%) NUnit
4 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (10.00%) Moq
6 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
6 3 (7.50%) Gradle
7 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.50%) Hudson
8 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 16 (40.00%) CSS
2 16 (40.00%) jQuery
3 15 (37.50%) Grails
3 15 (37.50%) XML
4 13 (32.50%) HTML5
4 13 (32.50%) .NET
5 10 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (25.00%) JMS
5 10 (25.00%) J2SE
5 10 (25.00%) CSS3
5 10 (25.00%) Ajax
6 8 (20.00%) JSON
6 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (17.50%) React
7 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
8 6 (15.00%) XSLT
8 6 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (15.00%) Sass
8 6 (15.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Scrum
3 10 (25.00%) MVC
4 9 (22.50%) TDD
5 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (20.00%) Change Control
5 8 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (17.50%) Web Development
7 6 (15.00%) UML
7 6 (15.00%) Requirements Management
7 6 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 5 (12.50%) OOP
8 5 (12.50%) OO
9 3 (7.50%) DevOps
10 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
11 1 (2.50%) BDD
11 1 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) PHP
4 9 (22.50%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) XPath
6 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.50%) F#
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Google
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Apigee
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Apple
5 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
Salford, Lancashire
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