Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chorley during the 6 months to 23 September 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 > Chorley
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 21 37
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chorley 0.65% 11.69% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 11.92% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 4
Chorley median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,725 £36,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £39,625
Lancashire median annual salary £38,500 £36,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.48% -17.05% +35.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chorley. 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
Chorley
Permanent vacancies in Chorley with a recognized job title 155 151 202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 98.05% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 144 139 164
Chorley median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £25,150 £22,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chorley

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Chorley

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Chorley

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Chorley

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chorley

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Chorley region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chorley 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft