The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Developer
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 192 196 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 43.15% 43.65% 44.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.55% 44.44% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 171 166 221
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 431 441 582
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 96.85% 98.22% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 362 353 480
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Lancashire

Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Lancashire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Lancashire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Lancashire

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 Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Preston 0 79 £32,500 - 7
Chorley +4 32 £38,750 +10.71% 5
Burnley 0 28 £33,750 +8.87% 7
Blackburn -2 11 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Lancaster 0 9 £38,750 +29.16% 4
Blackpool +4 5 £35,000 -24.73% 5
Skelmersdale +2 4 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Rossendale - 2 £38,750 -
Colne - 1 £27,500 -
Nelson - 1 £37,500 -
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 - 1
Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 224 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 221 (58.78%) HTML
3 201 (53.46%) CSS
4 187 (49.73%) SQL
5 162 (43.09%) .NET
6 152 (40.43%) MVC
7 142 (37.77%) C#
8 141 (37.50%) jQuery
9 119 (31.65%) SQL Server
10 105 (27.93%) ASP.NET
11 99 (26.33%) HTML5
12 91 (24.20%) PHP
12 91 (24.20%) Web Development
13 86 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
14 81 (21.54%) MySQL
15 73 (19.41%) TDD
16 69 (18.35%) AngularJS
17 68 (18.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 68 (18.09%) T-SQL
18 61 (16.22%) Front End Development
19 56 (14.89%) Node.js
20 55 (14.63%) Java
21 52 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
22 50 (13.30%) OO
22 50 (13.30%) .NET Framework
23 47 (12.50%) E-Commerce
24 44 (11.70%) Git (software)
25 43 (11.44%) SDLC
26 42 (11.17%) Unit Testing
26 42 (11.17%) Software Engineering

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 25 (6.65%) WordPress
2 19 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.99%) CMS
4 13 (3.46%) Apache
5 10 (2.66%) IIS
6 7 (1.86%) Drupal
7 5 (1.33%) OpenEdge
7 5 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.80%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (0.80%) Kentico
8 3 (0.80%) Mongoose
9 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 28 (7.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.27%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.33%) SaaS
3 4 (1.06%) GitHub
4 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.66%) HTTP
2 2 (0.53%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) SMS
3 1 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 81 (21.54%) MySQL
3 25 (6.65%) NoSQL
4 23 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (5.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 19 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (5.05%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.66%) Oracle Database
11 8 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.60%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.33%) DTS
14 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.80%) MS Access
15 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (11.70%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.19%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.39%) Subversion
4 8 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.33%) JIRA
6 4 (1.06%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.80%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.80%) gulp
7 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.80%) Maven
7 3 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.80%) SonarQube
7 3 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.27%) JUnit
8 1 (0.27%) PowerBuilder
General
1 26 (6.91%) Marketing
2 20 (5.32%) Finance
2 20 (5.32%) Manufacturing
3 16 (4.26%) Games
4 14 (3.72%) Retail
5 5 (1.33%) Advertising
6 4 (1.06%) Legal
7 2 (0.53%) Military
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (58.78%) HTML
2 201 (53.46%) CSS
3 162 (43.09%) .NET
4 141 (37.50%) jQuery
5 105 (27.93%) ASP.NET
6 99 (26.33%) HTML5
7 69 (18.35%) AngularJS
8 68 (18.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 56 (14.89%) Node.js
10 52 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (13.30%) .NET Framework
12 38 (10.11%) Entity Framework
12 38 (10.11%) Spring
12 38 (10.11%) Web Services
13 36 (9.57%) CSS3
14 34 (9.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (9.04%) LAMP
15 32 (8.51%) WCF
16 30 (7.98%) REST
17 25 (6.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (5.85%) User Experience
3 18 (4.79%) iPad
4 16 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.86%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.60%) Life Science
9 4 (1.06%) Tandem
10 3 (0.80%) EPoS
11 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.27%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.27%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.27%) Social Media
12 1 (0.27%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.59%) Linux
2 14 (3.72%) Windows
3 8 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.60%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.33%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (40.43%) MVC
2 91 (24.20%) Web Development
3 86 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (19.41%) TDD
5 61 (16.22%) Front End Development
6 50 (13.30%) OO
7 47 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 43 (11.44%) SDLC
9 42 (11.17%) Software Engineering
9 42 (11.17%) Unit Testing
10 35 (9.31%) Web Application Development
11 28 (7.45%) OOP
12 25 (6.65%) BDD
13 19 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (4.26%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.26%) OO PHP
15 15 (3.99%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (3.19%) Digital Marketing
16 12 (3.19%) Scrum
17 11 (2.93%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 224 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 187 (49.73%) SQL
3 142 (37.77%) C#
4 91 (24.20%) PHP
5 68 (18.09%) T-SQL
6 55 (14.63%) Java
7 19 (5.05%) Groovy
7 19 (5.05%) Ruby
8 13 (3.46%) Python
9 10 (2.66%) VB
10 9 (2.39%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.13%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.60%) ES6
12 6 (1.60%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.60%) XAML
13 5 (1.33%) Delphi
14 3 (0.80%) C++
14 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.53%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (10.64%) Degree
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.27%) MCAD
3 1 (0.27%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Ansible
1 2 (0.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Packer
2 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (8.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.59%) Oracle
3 8 (2.13%) Adobe
3 8 (2.13%) Apple
4 6 (1.60%) Facebook
5 4 (1.06%) DevExpress
5 4 (1.06%) SAP
5 4 (1.06%) Twitter
5 4 (1.06%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.80%) Cognos
6 3 (0.80%) Tableau
6 3 (0.80%) Zend
7 2 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.27%) Epicor
8 1 (0.27%) Sybase
8 1 (0.27%) Telerik
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lathom, Lancashire
Modis
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Horwich, Lancashire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
driverhelpline
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: Salary dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Ormskirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago