Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 3.17% 2.63% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 2.63% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Runcorn median annual salary £39,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -17.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,700 £30,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £39,500 £35,500 £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - +7.69%

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 61 38 63
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 44
Runcorn median annual salary £37,750 £34,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.03% +0.74% +3.85%
10th Percentile £19,400 £20,900 £19,650
90th Percentile £64,275 £47,500 £50,625
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

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 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Runcorn region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

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 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin