Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 18 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 12.82% 5.88% 6.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.82% 5.88% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Runcorn median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £39,500 £45,000 £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. 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
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies in Runcorn with a recognized job title 78 51 86
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 44 64
Runcorn median annual salary £36,000 £34,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -9.80% +34.21%
10th Percentile £23,600 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £43,750 £53,375
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +4.58%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Runcorn

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Runcorn

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Runcorn region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) iPad
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) SDLC
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (60.00%) Project Management
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (30.00%) Web Design
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Advertising
7 1 (10.00%) CSS

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) iPad
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft