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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 15 8 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 50.00% 28.57% 56.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% 29.63% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 38
Average salary £40,000 £23,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
30 27 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 100.00% 96.43% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 62
Average salary £44,000 £27,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% -28.00%
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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Blackpool

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (55.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 9 (45.00%) WCF
7 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (40.00%) MVVM
8 8 (40.00%) WPF
8 8 (40.00%) Scrum
9 7 (35.00%) CSS
9 7 (35.00%) OO
9 7 (35.00%) HTML
10 6 (30.00%) PHP
10 6 (30.00%) CMS
11 5 (25.00%) WordPress
11 5 (25.00%) Magento
11 5 (25.00%) Customer Segmentation
11 5 (25.00%) LINQ
11 5 (25.00%) Web Development
11 5 (25.00%) Degree
11 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (25.00%) XAML
11 5 (25.00%) SEO
12 4 (20.00%) Internet
12 4 (20.00%) Games
12 4 (20.00%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (30.00%) CMS
2 5 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Magento
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (40.00%) WPF
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) LINQ
7 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
8 1 (5.00%) XSLT
8 1 (5.00%) Flash
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) MVVM
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) SEO
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) Web Development
6 5 (25.00%) Customer Segmentation
7 4 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 4 (20.00%) CQRS
7 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) Content Management
8 1 (5.00%) System Testing
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 5 (25.00%) XAML
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe
1 1 (5.00%) Ektron
Blackpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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