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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 20.00% 56.52% 100.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 56.52% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 3
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £27,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £42,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
10 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 3
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) New Media
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
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