Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Developer
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 68 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.01% 1.67% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.72% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 3
Lancashire median annual salary £26,500 £36,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.40% +15.87% -16.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £29,800 £18,550
90th Percentile £46,125 £40,625 £37,650
North West median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -3.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 860 873 940
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 97.32% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 686 773 764
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,625 £22,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £53,125 £50,750 £47,350
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings that featured Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Lancashire

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Lancashire.

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Lancashire

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Lancashire

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colne -1 4 £26,500 -7.83%
Preston -17 2 £46,250 +26.71%
Burnley - 2 £33,000 -
Lancaster - 1 £40,000 -
Applications Developer
North West

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) QA
5 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
5 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Express
6 2 (22.22%) Node.js
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
7 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Express
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Xamarin