Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Blackpool during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 22 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 37.29% 62.00% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.93% 64.58% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 11
Blackpool median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -26.14% +25.71%
10th Percentile £29,125 £30,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £75,649 £51,250
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Blackpool
Permanent vacancies in Blackpool with a recognized job title 58 48 46
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.31% 96.00% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 35
Blackpool median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,200 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,300 £44,700 £68,050
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -1.96%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Blackpool

Developer
Salary Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Blackpool.

Salary trend for Developer in Blackpool

Developer
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Blackpool over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Blackpool

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Blackpool region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) .NET
3 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (40.91%) Web Development
6 9 (40.91%) MVC
6 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
6 9 (40.91%) Web Services
7 8 (36.36%) Microservices
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Android
9 6 (27.27%) CRM
9 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (27.27%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) Legal
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (27.27%) Android Development
9 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (27.27%) Xamarin
9 6 (27.27%) BDD
9 6 (27.27%) GDPR
9 6 (27.27%) .NET Core
9 6 (27.27%) Progressive Web App
10 5 (22.73%) Node.js
10 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
10 5 (22.73%) JavaScript

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Core
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (22.73%) Node.js
9 4 (18.18%) CSS
9 4 (18.18%) HTML
9 4 (18.18%) RESTful
9 4 (18.18%) WCF
10 3 (13.64%) HTML5
11 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (9.09%) Mason
11 2 (9.09%) REST
11 2 (9.09%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Web Development
3 8 (36.36%) Microservices
4 6 (27.27%) Android Development
4 6 (27.27%) BDD
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (27.27%) CRM
4 6 (27.27%) Progressive Web App
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) API Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) Apex Code
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Xamarin
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Capita