Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Blackpool during the 6 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 19.27% 43.33% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.27% 43.33% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 41
Blackpool median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £28,008 £26,275 £32,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £42,000 £64,400
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 109 30 77
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 98 29 67
Blackpool median annual salary £43,077 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -10.26% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,925 £23,800 £24,900
90th Percentile £70,212 £46,500 £66,800
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Blackpool

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 13 (61.90%) SQL
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) Data Management
5 5 (23.81%) Web Development
6 4 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
6 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (19.05%) Android Development
6 4 (19.05%) Microservices
6 4 (19.05%) GDPR
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Core
6 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Progressive Web App
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) Android
6 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse

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 1 (4.76%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
6 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Core
4 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) LINQ
6 1 (4.76%) Node.js
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
6 1 (4.76%) Spring Security
6 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) Data Management
2 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Android Development
3 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
3 4 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (19.05%) Microservices
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Progressive Web App
3 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Data Science
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (4.76%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) Java 8
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft