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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 33.33% 40.00% 67.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.00% 40.00% 67.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 27
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £29,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
50 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 98.04% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 36
Average salary £33,000 £24,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.69% -10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,500 £30,250
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (81.25%) C#
2 26 (81.25%) .NET
3 22 (68.75%) WCF
4 19 (59.38%) WPF
5 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 15 (46.88%) SQL
8 14 (43.75%) MVC
8 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
10 11 (34.38%) Scrum
11 10 (31.25%) Web Services
12 9 (28.13%) VB.NET
13 8 (25.00%) MVVM
14 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
14 7 (21.88%) XAML
14 7 (21.88%) Degree
14 7 (21.88%) TDD
14 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
14 7 (21.88%) Web Development
14 7 (21.88%) LINQ
15 6 (18.75%) PHP
15 6 (18.75%) CSS
15 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
15 6 (18.75%) HTML
16 5 (15.63%) Customer Segmentation
16 5 (15.63%) OO
16 5 (15.63%) SEO
16 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (15.63%) CMS
1 5 (15.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) NUnit
1 3 (9.38%) MSTest
1 3 (9.38%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (9.38%) Moq
General
1 4 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 22 (68.75%) WCF
3 19 (59.38%) WPF
4 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (31.25%) Web Services
7 7 (21.88%) LINQ
8 6 (18.75%) HTML
8 6 (18.75%) CSS
9 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
10 3 (9.38%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (9.38%) Ninject
10 3 (9.38%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (9.38%) Spring.NET
11 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (3.13%) jQuery
11 1 (3.13%) Flash
11 1 (3.13%) WinForms
11 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) MVC
3 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 11 (34.38%) Scrum
5 8 (25.00%) MVVM
6 7 (21.88%) Web Development
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
7 5 (15.63%) Customer Segmentation
7 5 (15.63%) OO
7 5 (15.63%) SEO
8 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 4 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (12.50%) BDD
8 4 (12.50%) CQRS
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.38%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) C#
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) VB.NET
4 7 (21.88%) XAML
5 6 (18.75%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
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