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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank - 1 3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead - 80.00% 35.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 80.00% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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
17 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 94.44% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 18
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,550 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Swing
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) JDBC
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) Java SE
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Data Mapping
4 4 (57.14%) JPA
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
4 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Java SE
2 4 (57.14%) JDBC
2 4 (57.14%) JPA
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Swing
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Data Mapping
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
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Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 16 days ago
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Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 25 days ago