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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 3 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 15.79% 37.25% 31.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 37.25% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 6
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
17 51 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 89.47% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Blackpool

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (59.09%) HTML
1 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) MySQL
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) PHP
5 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 9 (40.91%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) MVC
6 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
7 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Ajax
7 6 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 6 (27.27%) PhoneGap
7 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 4 (18.18%) Web Development
9 4 (18.18%) JSON
9 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
10 3 (13.64%) WCF
10 3 (13.64%) VB
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) AccuRev
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) CSS
1 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
4 6 (27.27%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) PhoneGap
5 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 2 (9.09%) COM+
8 2 (9.09%) Silex
8 2 (9.09%) Symfony
8 2 (9.09%) XML
9 1 (4.55%) HTML5
9 1 (4.55%) WinForms
9 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) OO
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) PHP
4 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (13.64%) VB
7 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
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