The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 28 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 43.08% 46.43% 18.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.44% 46.43% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 8
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +32.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 96.92% 100.00% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55 26 34
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Developer
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Developer Salary Trend in Blackpool

Developer
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Blackpool region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Blackpool

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 30 (66.67%) .NET
2 28 (62.22%) C#
3 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 23 (51.11%) SQL
5 20 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (44.44%) WCF
6 18 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (37.78%) Web Services
7 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
8 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 14 (31.11%) VB.NET
10 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (31.11%) WPF
11 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
12 12 (26.67%) Asset Management
12 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
13 11 (24.44%) MDX
13 11 (24.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
15 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 9 (20.00%) Web Development
16 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (17.78%) Kimball Methodology
16 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (17.78%) MVC
16 8 (17.78%) CSS
16 8 (17.78%) HTML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.56%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) .NET
2 20 (44.44%) WCF
3 17 (37.78%) Web Services
4 14 (31.11%) WPF
5 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
6 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 11 (24.44%) MDX
8 8 (17.78%) CSS
8 8 (17.78%) HTML
9 6 (13.33%) SOAP
9 6 (13.33%) XML
10 5 (11.11%) jQuery
11 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (8.89%) XSLT
12 2 (4.44%) LINQ
13 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.67%) Asset Management
4 9 (20.00%) Web Development
5 8 (17.78%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (17.78%) MVC
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (4.44%) MVVM
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.22%) OOD
8 1 (2.22%) Migration
8 1 (2.22%) OO
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C#
2 23 (51.11%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 14 (31.11%) VB.NET
5 11 (24.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.67%) VB
8 2 (4.44%) XAML
9 1 (2.22%) VB6
9 1 (2.22%) VBA
9 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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