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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 34.00% 10.53% 53.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.42% 10.53% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 15
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,250 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
48 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 96.00% 100.00% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 25
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Blackpool

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 29 (82.86%) C#
1 29 (82.86%) .NET
2 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
3 22 (62.86%) WCF
4 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (54.29%) WPF
6 18 (51.43%) Web Services
7 16 (45.71%) VB.NET
8 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
10 11 (31.43%) SQL
10 11 (31.43%) Asset Management
10 11 (31.43%) .NET Framework
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (20.00%) MVC
11 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
12 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (17.14%) Scrum
12 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (17.14%) MDX
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.29%) MSTest
2 5 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (14.29%) Moq
2 5 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 4 (11.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) WCF
3 19 (54.29%) WPF
4 18 (51.43%) Web Services
5 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
6 11 (31.43%) .NET Framework
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (17.14%) MDX
9 5 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (14.29%) Spring.NET
9 5 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (14.29%) Ninject
10 4 (11.43%) HTML
10 4 (11.43%) CSS
10 4 (11.43%) jQuery
11 1 (2.86%) XML
11 1 (2.86%) SOAP
11 1 (2.86%) WinForms
11 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (2.86%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Asset Management
3 7 (20.00%) MVC
4 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (14.29%) Kanban
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 5 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) OOD
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) MVVM
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) VB.NET
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
Blackpool
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