Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Blackpool during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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

Software Developer
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 12 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 4.72% 3.03% 23.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 3.03% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 22
Blackpool median annual salary £38,500 £27,000 £53,380
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.59% -49.42% +52.51%
10th Percentile £36,750 £26,500 £42,250
90th Percentile £40,250 £27,500 £69,440
Lancashire median annual salary £38,500 £33,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.07% -25.00% +34.33%

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 106 33 85
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 96 31 72
Blackpool median annual salary £41,146 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.56% -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £25,875 £24,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £44,250 £68,575
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Blackpool

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Blackpool

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 5 (100.00%) Progressive Web App

Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Progressive Web App
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Xamarin