The median annual salary for a Applications Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 47 52
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.64% 1.18% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.22% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £25,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 420 328 419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.36% 96.47% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 388 283 374
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colne - 2 £19,000 -
Preston - 1 £27,500 -
Applications Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 15 (78.95%) C#
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) QA
4 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) HTTP
6 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Android
6 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (21.05%) Android Development
7 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
7 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) JSON
3 4 (21.05%) SOAP
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
2 4 (21.05%) Android Development
2 4 (21.05%) SDLC
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle