The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Cheshire / Runcorn
Rank 9 11 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 12.12% 8.00% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.12% 8.00% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £34,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Runcorn
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 33 25 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 44
Median salary £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.50% -12.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Runcorn that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 17 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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