The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Preston during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 61 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 53.51% 34.48% 44.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 54.46% 35.09% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 59 19 25
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +40.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
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 Preston. 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
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 112 57 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 98.25% 98.28% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 106 46 62
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Preston

Developer
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Developer in Preston

Developer
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Preston over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Preston

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Preston region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 74 (66.67%) HTML
2 63 (56.76%) CSS
3 60 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 49 (44.14%) jQuery
5 46 (41.44%) PHP
6 42 (37.84%) SQL
7 37 (33.33%) MySQL
8 30 (27.03%) HTML5
9 25 (22.52%) C#
9 25 (22.52%) MVC
10 24 (21.62%) .NET
11 21 (18.92%) Web Development
12 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET
13 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
14 18 (16.22%) Front End Development
15 17 (15.32%) Apple iOS
16 16 (14.41%) OO
16 16 (14.41%) Web Services
17 15 (13.51%) OOP
17 15 (13.51%) SDLC
17 15 (13.51%) WordPress
18 14 (12.61%) Degree
18 14 (12.61%) Linux
19 13 (11.71%) Java
19 13 (11.71%) User Experience
20 12 (10.81%) Laravel
20 12 (10.81%) CSS3
20 12 (10.81%) Apache
20 12 (10.81%) Oracle

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 15 (13.51%) WordPress
2 12 (10.81%) Apache
2 12 (10.81%) CMS
3 3 (2.70%) Kentico
4 2 (1.80%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.80%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.90%) Drupal
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.33%) MySQL
2 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 8 (7.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.90%) Power BI
7 1 (0.90%) QlikView
7 1 (0.90%) Redis
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (5.41%) JIRA
3 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.80%) Grunt
4 2 (1.80%) gulp
4 2 (1.80%) Maven
4 2 (1.80%) Subversion
4 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.90%) JUnit
General
1 6 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.50%) Marketing
3 4 (3.60%) Finance
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (66.67%) HTML
2 63 (56.76%) CSS
3 49 (44.14%) jQuery
4 30 (27.03%) HTML5
5 24 (21.62%) .NET
6 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET
7 16 (14.41%) Web Services
8 12 (10.81%) CSS3
8 12 (10.81%) Laravel
9 10 (9.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (8.11%) JSON
10 9 (8.11%) LAMP
10 9 (8.11%) Spring
10 9 (8.11%) Symfony
10 9 (8.11%) XML
11 7 (6.31%) Ajax
11 7 (6.31%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (4.50%) Spine.js
13 5 (4.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) User Experience
2 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.32%) Apple iOS
2 14 (12.61%) Linux
3 10 (9.01%) Android
4 5 (4.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.52%) MVC
2 21 (18.92%) Web Development
3 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.22%) Front End Development
5 16 (14.41%) OO
6 15 (13.51%) OOP
6 15 (13.51%) SDLC
7 10 (9.01%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.01%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.21%) ERD
8 8 (7.21%) Web Design
9 7 (6.31%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.50%) Android Development
10 5 (4.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 5 (4.50%) Data Integration
10 5 (4.50%) Mathematics
11 4 (3.60%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (3.60%) iOS Development
12 3 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 46 (41.44%) PHP
3 42 (37.84%) SQL
4 25 (22.52%) C#
5 13 (11.71%) Java
6 8 (7.21%) Objective-C
6 8 (7.21%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.41%) Delphi
8 5 (4.50%) C
8 5 (4.50%) XAML
9 4 (3.60%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.80%) Python
10 2 (1.80%) VB
11 1 (0.90%) COBOL
11 1 (0.90%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (10.81%) Oracle
2 8 (7.21%) Apple
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.70%) Adobe
6 1 (0.90%) Epicor
6 1 (0.90%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) Tableau
6 1 (0.90%) Twitter
6 1 (0.90%) Zend
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