Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Blackpool during the 6 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 19 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 43.18% 60.00% 39.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.19% 66.67% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 20
Blackpool median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +46.67% -19.23%
10th Percentile £23,350 £30,750 £22,050
90th Percentile £49,000 £53,380 £42,500
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,018
% change year-on-year - -2.83% +10.82%

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 43 63 51
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 90.00% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 37
Blackpool median annual salary £35,000 £36,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +26.72% -25.16%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,150 £21,700
90th Percentile £56,200 £53,380 £47,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.74% +4.29% -

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Blackpool

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 16 (84.21%) C#
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
2 15 (78.95%) MVC
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
6 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (52.63%) TDD
8 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (47.37%) BDD
8 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (42.11%) Node.js
9 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
10 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
10 7 (36.84%) RESTful
10 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
10 7 (36.84%) Ruby
10 7 (36.84%) WCF
10 7 (36.84%) jQuery
11 6 (31.58%) CSS
12 5 (26.32%) HTML
12 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
12 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (21.05%) SQL
13 4 (21.05%) Web Services
13 4 (21.05%) CRM
13 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
13 4 (21.05%) Degree

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 (10.53%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (42.11%) Node.js
6 7 (36.84%) jQuery
6 7 (36.84%) RESTful
6 7 (36.84%) WCF
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) HTML
8 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (21.05%) HTML5
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
11 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
11 2 (10.53%) REST
11 2 (10.53%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) MVC
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) BDD
4 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) API Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Change Management
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Microservices
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
9 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
9 1 (5.26%) Kanban
9 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
9 1 (5.26%) OOD
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Apex Code
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Capita