The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 214 286 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.81% 45.25% 47.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.30% 46.73% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 175 270 255
Average salary £38,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
531 612 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.82% 96.84% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 434 546 501
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 158 £38,500 +10.00% 47
Wirral 0 23 £41,250 +14.58% 2
Birkenhead 0 20 £38,500 +3.70% 5
Southport -1 4 £22,500 -43.39% 1
St Helens +1 2 £26,750 -10.83% 4
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

1 204 (49.39%) .NET
2 197 (47.70%) HTML
3 187 (45.28%) C#
4 180 (43.58%) CSS
5 178 (43.10%) JavaScript
6 170 (41.16%) MVC
7 152 (36.80%) ASP.NET
8 145 (35.11%) SQL Server
9 143 (34.62%) SQL
10 125 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
11 95 (23.00%) HTML5
12 93 (22.52%) PHP
13 91 (22.03%) OO
14 82 (19.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 78 (18.89%) jQuery
16 72 (17.43%) TDD
17 69 (16.71%) .NET Framework
17 69 (16.71%) WCF
18 66 (15.98%) CSS3
19 65 (15.74%) MySQL
20 53 (12.83%) Web Services
21 48 (11.62%) E-Commerce
22 46 (11.14%) T-SQL
22 46 (11.14%) Git (software)
23 39 (9.44%) Zend
24 37 (8.96%) Web Application Development
24 37 (8.96%) BDD
25 34 (8.23%) Java
25 34 (8.23%) Microsoft
25 34 (8.23%) OO PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 33 (7.99%) Node.js
2 19 (4.60%) Umbraco
3 17 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.63%) IIS
5 10 (2.42%) CMS
6 9 (2.18%) Apache
6 9 (2.18%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.21%) WordPress
9 4 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.73%) Drupal
10 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.24%) Exstream Dialogue
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.24%) Mule
12 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (5.33%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) DOC1
4 1 (0.24%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.24%) FastStats
4 1 (0.24%) Edge Animate
4 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 29 (7.02%) Magento
2 6 (1.45%) Tridion
3 5 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.24%) Exstream
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.78%) Internet
2 6 (1.45%) HTTP
3 3 (0.73%) Intranet
4 1 (0.24%) SMS
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 65 (15.74%) MySQL
3 32 (7.75%) NoSQL
4 29 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (4.60%) Oracle Database
6 19 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.42%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (1.94%) Redis
13 5 (1.21%) WhereScape RED
14 4 (0.97%) Big Data
15 3 (0.73%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (11.14%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.57%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (3.15%) Subversion
5 10 (2.42%) NUnit
6 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (1.45%) Firebug
8 5 (1.21%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.97%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.73%) MSTest
10 3 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.73%) JIRA
11 2 (0.48%) JUnit
11 2 (0.48%) Maven
12 1 (0.24%) Ant
12 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (7.51%) Games
2 27 (6.54%) Finance
3 21 (5.08%) Retail
4 11 (2.66%) Marketing
5 10 (2.42%) Advertising
6 8 (1.94%) Law
7 7 (1.69%) Legal
7 7 (1.69%) Banking
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (49.39%) .NET
2 197 (47.70%) HTML
3 180 (43.58%) CSS
4 152 (36.80%) ASP.NET
5 95 (23.00%) HTML5
6 82 (19.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 78 (18.89%) jQuery
8 69 (16.71%) .NET Framework
8 69 (16.71%) WCF
9 66 (15.98%) CSS3
10 53 (12.83%) Web Services
11 33 (7.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (7.26%) Ajax
13 28 (6.78%) RESTful
14 27 (6.54%) REST
15 24 (5.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 24 (5.81%) SOAP
16 23 (5.57%) XML
17 22 (5.33%) Razor View Engine
17 22 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.81%) User Experience
2 22 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 15 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.66%) W3C
4 11 (2.66%) Mathematics
4 11 (2.66%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.18%) Open Source
6 5 (1.21%) Social Media
6 5 (1.21%) BBC
7 4 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 4 (0.97%) GIS
7 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.73%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.48%) EPoS
9 2 (0.48%) NHS
9 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.48%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.02%) Linux
2 18 (4.36%) Windows
3 14 (3.39%) Android
4 10 (2.42%) UNIX
5 6 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.24%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (41.16%) MVC
2 125 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (22.03%) OO
4 72 (17.43%) TDD
5 48 (11.62%) E-Commerce
6 37 (8.96%) BDD
6 37 (8.96%) Web Application Development
7 34 (8.23%) OO PHP
8 33 (7.99%) Scrum
9 23 (5.57%) Web Development
10 22 (5.33%) Unit Testing
11 19 (4.60%) Software Engineering
12 18 (4.36%) SOA
12 18 (4.36%) Refactoring
13 16 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (3.63%) Progressive Enhancement
15 14 (3.39%) OOP
16 13 (3.15%) Workflow
16 13 (3.15%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 187 (45.28%) C#
2 178 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 143 (34.62%) SQL
4 93 (22.52%) PHP
5 46 (11.14%) T-SQL
6 34 (8.23%) Java
7 27 (6.54%) Ruby
8 23 (5.57%) C++
9 12 (2.91%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.42%) Python
10 10 (2.42%) PHP5
11 6 (1.45%) VB
11 6 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.97%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.48%) VB6
13 2 (0.48%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.48%) Perl
13 2 (0.48%) ABAP
14 1 (0.24%) VC++
14 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (6.78%) Degree
2 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.97%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 39 (9.44%) Zend
2 34 (8.23%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.78%) Oracle
4 8 (1.94%) Google
5 7 (1.69%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.45%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.21%) Yahoo!
7 5 (1.21%) Sony
7 5 (1.21%) SAP
7 5 (1.21%) Apple
7 5 (1.21%) Facebook
8 3 (0.73%) Tableau
8 3 (0.73%) Adobe
8 3 (0.73%) Cognos
8 3 (0.73%) IBM
9 2 (0.48%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.48%) Teradata
9 2 (0.48%) Twitter
9 2 (0.48%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.24%) WSO2
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension,30 days holiday,healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £26,473 to £28,922 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago