Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chorley during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 24 37
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chorley 2.24% 5.81% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 5.85% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Chorley median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £24,600 £37,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £38,000 £43,750 £38,750
Lancashire median annual salary £43,750 £32,160 £45,000
% change year-on-year +36.04% -28.53% +12.50%

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 134 171 232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 99.42% 99.57%
Number of salaries quoted 127 159 207
Chorley median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £38,500 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +8.45% -2.74% +4.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Chorley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Chorley over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Chorley

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chorley

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Redux
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Redux
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree