The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birkenhead region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 66.67% 100.00% 37.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 66.67% 100.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +76.47%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 8
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Developer
Merseyside

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Birkenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

Developer
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Birkenhead region.

Developer Salary Trend in Birkenhead

Developer
Salary Histogram in Birkenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Birkenhead region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Birkenhead

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 14 (77.78%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (50.00%) WCF
5 9 (50.00%) CSS
5 9 (50.00%) HTML
6 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 8 (44.44%) Node.js
6 8 (44.44%) Web Application Development
7 7 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (38.89%) TDD
8 6 (33.33%) Ninject
8 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (33.33%) Streaming Music
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (27.78%) SQL
10 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 4 (22.22%) Scrum
10 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 3 (16.67%) WPF
11 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (16.67%) Android
11 3 (16.67%) NUnit

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) Node.js
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 2 (11.11%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) Moq
3 2 (11.11%) Firebug
4 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (50.00%) WCF
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (33.33%) Ninject
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
9 3 (16.67%) WPF
9 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
9 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (11.11%) CSS3
10 2 (11.11%) HTML5
11 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
11 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Streaming Music
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) Web Application Development
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Android Development
6 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.56%) Web Design
8 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCAD
2 1 (5.56%) MCSD
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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