The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 12 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 4.92% 16.67% 21.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% 17.31% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Software Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn 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
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
61 52 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 100.00% 96.30% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 19
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Runcorn

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Mobile
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) COM
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) COM
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceStack
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
1 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
Runcorn
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 18 days ago