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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 163 229 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.68% 36.23% 46.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.96% 38.23% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 129 214 196
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
441 599 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.83% 94.78% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 324 527 390
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 0 135 £40,000 +11.11% 34
Wirral -1 8 £40,000 - 2
Birkenhead 0 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Southport 0 3 £35,000 +25.00% 4
Prescot - 2 £32,500 -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 147 (46.52%) HTML
2 138 (43.67%) .NET
3 127 (40.19%) JavaScript
4 121 (38.29%) C#
5 116 (36.71%) CSS
6 112 (35.44%) MVC
7 99 (31.33%) SQL Server
8 97 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
9 94 (29.75%) ASP.NET
10 87 (27.53%) SQL
11 86 (27.22%) PHP
12 71 (22.47%) MySQL
13 65 (20.57%) OO
14 64 (20.25%) TDD
15 58 (18.35%) HTML5
16 50 (15.82%) Scrum
17 46 (14.56%) Finance
18 45 (14.24%) Microsoft
19 44 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
20 43 (13.61%) .NET Framework
20 43 (13.61%) jQuery
21 41 (12.97%) Java
22 40 (12.66%) Zend
22 40 (12.66%) OO PHP
23 39 (12.34%) Web Development
23 39 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
24 38 (12.03%) Web Application Development
25 37 (11.71%) SOA
26 35 (11.08%) Dependency Injection
27 34 (10.76%) E-Commerce

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 31 (9.81%) SharePoint
1 31 (9.81%) Oracle Service Bus
2 23 (7.28%) SharePoint 2010
2 23 (7.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (4.43%) IIS
4 11 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (3.48%) Umbraco
5 10 (3.16%) CMS
6 9 (2.85%) Apache
7 8 (2.53%) Node.js
8 4 (1.27%) WordPress
8 4 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.95%) Drupal
10 2 (0.63%) Exstream Dialogue
10 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.80%) InfoPath
3 7 (2.22%) MS Office
4 6 (1.90%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.32%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (8.23%) Magento
2 12 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.90%) Exstream
4 5 (1.58%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.95%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.63%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.32%) Tridion
7 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.96%) Office 365
2 12 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.90%) HTTP
2 4 (1.27%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.95%) Intranet
4 2 (0.63%) Internet
4 2 (0.63%) FTP
5 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 71 (22.47%) MySQL
3 31 (9.81%) Oracle Database
4 30 (9.49%) Oracle ODI
4 30 (9.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.22%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.58%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.95%) Cognos Report Studio
12 3 (0.95%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 3 (0.95%) Cognos Transformer
12 3 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.63%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (5.06%) Git (software)
1 16 (5.06%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.75%) NUnit
2 15 (4.75%) Moq
3 14 (4.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (4.43%) MSTest
4 11 (3.48%) PHPUnit
5 7 (2.22%) Grunt
5 7 (2.22%) Subversion
6 3 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.95%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.32%) Firebug
General
1 46 (14.56%) Finance
2 22 (6.96%) Music Industry
3 12 (3.80%) Retail
4 5 (1.58%) Legal
4 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.95%) Games
5 3 (0.95%) Advertising
5 3 (0.95%) Electronics
5 3 (0.95%) Law
5 3 (0.95%) Marketing
6 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (46.52%) HTML
2 138 (43.67%) .NET
3 116 (36.71%) CSS
4 94 (29.75%) ASP.NET
5 58 (18.35%) HTML5
6 44 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (13.61%) .NET Framework
7 43 (13.61%) jQuery
8 33 (10.44%) Symfony
9 30 (9.49%) Oracle Fusion
10 29 (9.18%) CSS3
11 27 (8.54%) Middleware
12 26 (8.23%) WCF
12 26 (8.23%) Ajax
13 23 (7.28%) REST
13 23 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (6.96%) SOAP
14 22 (6.96%) Yii
15 21 (6.65%) Web Services
16 20 (6.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.75%) Mobile App
2 15 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.43%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.16%) Social Network
6 7 (2.22%) W3C
7 6 (1.90%) User Experience
7 6 (1.90%) Social Media
8 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.63%) Online Games
9 2 (0.63%) IVR
9 2 (0.63%) EPoS
9 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.32%) New Media
10 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.32%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.49%) UNIX
2 27 (8.54%) Windows
3 26 (8.23%) Linux
4 3 (0.95%) Android
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (35.44%) MVC
2 97 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (20.57%) OO
4 64 (20.25%) TDD
5 50 (15.82%) Scrum
6 40 (12.66%) OO PHP
7 39 (12.34%) Web Development
7 39 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (12.03%) Web Application Development
9 37 (11.71%) SOA
10 35 (11.08%) Dependency Injection
11 34 (10.76%) E-Commerce
12 29 (9.18%) OOP
13 24 (7.59%) BDD
14 21 (6.65%) Unit Testing
15 20 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (5.06%) Web Design
17 14 (4.43%) Kanban
17 14 (4.43%) CRM
18 12 (3.80%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (40.19%) JavaScript
2 121 (38.29%) C#
3 87 (27.53%) SQL
4 86 (27.22%) PHP
5 41 (12.97%) Java
6 23 (7.28%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.06%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.85%) Ruby
9 8 (2.53%) VB
9 8 (2.53%) C++
10 7 (2.22%) F#
10 7 (2.22%) PHP5
11 5 (1.58%) Python
12 4 (1.27%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.95%) VB6
14 2 (0.63%) SAPscript
14 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.63%) ABAP
14 2 (0.63%) VBA
15 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (3.48%) MCP
2 11 (3.48%) MCAD
2 11 (3.48%) MCSD
2 11 (3.48%) Degree
2 11 (3.48%) MCTS
3 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.16%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.66%) Zend
3 34 (10.76%) Oracle
4 11 (3.48%) Twitter
5 10 (3.16%) Facebook
6 5 (1.58%) HP
7 4 (1.27%) Google
7 4 (1.27%) Cognos
7 4 (1.27%) SAP
8 3 (0.95%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.95%) VMware
8 3 (0.95%) Adobe
9 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.63%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.63%) Tableau
10 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.32%) Verint
10 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.32%) PayPal
10 1 (0.32%) RedDot
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