The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 40.00% 38.46% 75.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.44% 38.46% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +51.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
Developer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birkenhead region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 90.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 3
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +86.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Visualfiles
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) MVVM
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) New Media
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) New Media
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum, Benefits 25 days hols + bank holidays plus ability t
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 23 days + BH, pension, flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birkenhead
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago