The median annual salary for a Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Preston during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Developer
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 79 60 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 49.38% 62.50% 46.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.67% 62.50% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70 52 46
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
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 150 96 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 93.75% 100.00% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 129 82 111
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.53% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,025
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Preston

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Preston region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 73 (51.41%) HTML
2 62 (43.66%) CSS
3 59 (41.55%) JavaScript
4 57 (40.14%) MVC
5 54 (38.03%) SQL
5 54 (38.03%) SQL Server
6 51 (35.92%) C#
7 49 (34.51%) .NET
7 49 (34.51%) jQuery
8 46 (32.39%) ASP.NET
9 43 (30.28%) MySQL
10 42 (29.58%) PHP
11 37 (26.06%) HTML5
12 33 (23.24%) Front End Development
13 29 (20.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (19.72%) Web Development
15 26 (18.31%) AngularJS
16 25 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (16.20%) OO
18 21 (14.79%) Degree
19 20 (14.08%) .NET Framework
20 19 (13.38%) ASP.NET MVC
21 17 (11.97%) Entity Framework
21 17 (11.97%) WCF
21 17 (11.97%) Symfony
21 17 (11.97%) TDD
21 17 (11.97%) E-Commerce
21 17 (11.97%) Web Services
22 16 (11.27%) Web Application Development
23 15 (10.56%) Laravel

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (10.56%) WordPress
2 12 (8.45%) Apache
2 12 (8.45%) CMS
3 4 (2.82%) Drupal
4 3 (2.11%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (2.11%) Kentico
4 3 (2.11%) OpenEdge
5 2 (1.41%) IIS
5 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (10.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.52%) SaaS
3 4 (2.82%) GitHub
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) HTTP
2 2 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 43 (30.28%) MySQL
3 14 (9.86%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (6.34%) Oracle Database
6 8 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.70%) Power BI
9 1 (0.70%) QlikView
9 1 (0.70%) Redis
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (10.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.52%) Subversion
4 3 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.11%) JIRA
5 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.70%) Grunt
6 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (10.56%) Marketing
2 13 (9.15%) Finance
3 12 (8.45%) Games
4 7 (4.93%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (51.41%) HTML
2 62 (43.66%) CSS
3 49 (34.51%) .NET
3 49 (34.51%) jQuery
4 46 (32.39%) ASP.NET
5 37 (26.06%) HTML5
6 29 (20.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (18.31%) AngularJS
8 20 (14.08%) .NET Framework
9 19 (13.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (11.97%) Entity Framework
10 17 (11.97%) Symfony
10 17 (11.97%) WCF
10 17 (11.97%) Web Services
11 15 (10.56%) LAMP
11 15 (10.56%) Laravel
12 13 (9.15%) Ajax
12 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (9.15%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (8.45%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.86%) User Experience
2 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.70%) Life Science
4 1 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.45%) Linux
2 8 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.52%) Windows
5 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (40.14%) MVC
2 33 (23.24%) Front End Development
3 28 (19.72%) Web Development
4 25 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (16.20%) OO
6 17 (11.97%) E-Commerce
6 17 (11.97%) TDD
7 16 (11.27%) Web Application Development
8 15 (10.56%) OOP
9 13 (9.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (8.45%) BDD
11 10 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.04%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (6.34%) SDLC
13 8 (5.63%) Creative Marketing
13 8 (5.63%) ERD
13 8 (5.63%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.93%) OO PHP
14 7 (4.93%) Software Engineering
15 6 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.55%) JavaScript
2 54 (38.03%) SQL
3 51 (35.92%) C#
4 42 (29.58%) PHP
5 12 (8.45%) Ruby
6 9 (6.34%) Java
7 8 (5.63%) Objective-C
7 8 (5.63%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.93%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.52%) Delphi
9 5 (3.52%) XAML
10 1 (0.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (14.79%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.70%) MCAD
3 1 (0.70%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Oracle
2 8 (5.63%) Apple
3 6 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.82%) Twitter
5 3 (2.11%) Adobe
5 3 (2.11%) Facebook
6 1 (0.70%) Epicor
6 1 (0.70%) HP
6 1 (0.70%) Tableau
6 1 (0.70%) Zend
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