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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 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 206 306 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.87% 48.96% 47.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.47% 50.58% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 162 289 250
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
509 605 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.57% 96.80% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 407 541 483
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 31 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 31 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 0 156 £37,500 -3.22% 33
Wirral 0 22 £38,000 +5.55% 1
Birkenhead -1 17 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Southport -2 4 £22,500 -35.71%
St Helens +1 1 £22,000 -26.66% 3
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 198 (48.89%) .NET
2 192 (47.41%) HTML
3 182 (44.94%) C#
4 174 (42.96%) CSS
5 173 (42.72%) JavaScript
5 173 (42.72%) MVC
6 149 (36.79%) ASP.NET
7 144 (35.56%) SQL Server
8 141 (34.81%) SQL
9 115 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
10 91 (22.47%) HTML5
11 90 (22.22%) PHP
12 86 (21.23%) OO
13 80 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 72 (17.78%) .NET Framework
15 71 (17.53%) jQuery
16 70 (17.28%) TDD
17 66 (16.30%) WCF
18 65 (16.05%) CSS3
19 64 (15.80%) MySQL
20 52 (12.84%) Web Services
21 48 (11.85%) Git (software)
22 45 (11.11%) T-SQL
23 42 (10.37%) E-Commerce
24 39 (9.63%) Zend
25 35 (8.64%) BDD
25 35 (8.64%) Web Application Development
25 35 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
25 35 (8.64%) OO PHP
26 34 (8.40%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (8.15%) Node.js
2 18 (4.44%) Umbraco
3 17 (4.20%) IIS
4 16 (3.95%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.47%) Apache
5 10 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (2.47%) CMS
6 7 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.74%) Drupal
8 3 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.49%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.25%) Exstream Dialogue
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.25%) Mule
10 1 (0.25%) WordPress
10 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 24 (5.93%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.25%) DOC1
4 1 (0.25%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.25%) FastStats
4 1 (0.25%) Edge Animate
4 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 24 (5.93%) Magento
2 6 (1.48%) Tridion
3 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.25%) Exstream
4 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.49%) SaaS
2 2 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.16%) Internet
2 6 (1.48%) HTTP
3 2 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.25%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 64 (15.80%) MySQL
3 32 (7.90%) NoSQL
4 29 (7.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (4.94%) Oracle Database
6 18 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.47%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (1.98%) Redis
13 5 (1.23%) WhereScape RED
13 5 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.99%) Big Data
15 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 48 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.72%) Subversion
5 9 (2.22%) NUnit
5 9 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (1.98%) Firebug
7 6 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.99%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.99%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.74%) MSTest
10 3 (0.74%) JIRA
11 2 (0.49%) Maven
11 2 (0.49%) JUnit
12 1 (0.25%) Ant
12 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (7.65%) Games
2 29 (7.16%) Finance
3 21 (5.19%) Retail
4 10 (2.47%) Law
5 9 (2.22%) Advertising
6 7 (1.73%) Legal
6 7 (1.73%) Banking
7 6 (1.48%) Marketing
8 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.74%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (48.89%) .NET
2 192 (47.41%) HTML
3 174 (42.96%) CSS
4 149 (36.79%) ASP.NET
5 91 (22.47%) HTML5
6 80 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 72 (17.78%) .NET Framework
8 71 (17.53%) jQuery
9 66 (16.30%) WCF
10 65 (16.05%) CSS3
11 52 (12.84%) Web Services
12 35 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (6.91%) REST
13 28 (6.91%) RESTful
14 26 (6.42%) Ajax
15 25 (6.17%) SOAP
16 24 (5.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 21 (5.19%) Symfony
17 21 (5.19%) XML
18 20 (4.94%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.17%) User Experience
2 24 (5.93%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.72%) W3C
4 11 (2.72%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.22%) Open Source
7 4 (0.99%) GIS
7 4 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.74%) BBC
8 3 (0.74%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.74%) Social Media
9 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.49%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.49%) EPoS
9 2 (0.49%) NHS
10 1 (0.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.41%) Linux
2 18 (4.44%) Windows
3 15 (3.70%) Android
4 11 (2.72%) UNIX
5 6 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.25%) Solaris
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (42.72%) MVC
2 115 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (21.23%) OO
4 70 (17.28%) TDD
5 42 (10.37%) E-Commerce
6 35 (8.64%) BDD
6 35 (8.64%) Web Application Development
6 35 (8.64%) OO PHP
7 29 (7.16%) Scrum
8 23 (5.68%) Unit Testing
9 21 (5.19%) Web Development
10 19 (4.69%) SOA
11 18 (4.44%) Software Engineering
12 17 (4.20%) Refactoring
13 16 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (3.70%) OOP
15 14 (3.46%) Progressive Enhancement
16 13 (3.21%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (3.21%) Android Development
16 13 (3.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 182 (44.94%) C#
2 173 (42.72%) JavaScript
3 141 (34.81%) SQL
4 90 (22.22%) PHP
5 45 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 34 (8.40%) Java
7 27 (6.67%) Ruby
8 23 (5.68%) C++
9 11 (2.72%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.22%) Python
10 9 (2.22%) PHP5
11 8 (1.98%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.48%) VB
13 4 (0.99%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.74%) ABAP
15 2 (0.49%) Perl
15 2 (0.49%) VB6
15 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.25%) Korn
16 1 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (6.67%) Degree
2 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.99%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 39 (9.63%) Zend
2 31 (7.65%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.67%) Oracle
4 7 (1.73%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.48%) SAP
5 6 (1.48%) EPiServer
5 6 (1.48%) Google
6 3 (0.74%) Yahoo!
6 3 (0.74%) Sony
6 3 (0.74%) Cognos
6 3 (0.74%) IBM
6 3 (0.74%) Adobe
6 3 (0.74%) Apple
6 3 (0.74%) Tableau
6 3 (0.74%) Facebook
7 2 (0.49%) Twitter
7 2 (0.49%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.49%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.49%) Teradata
8 1 (0.25%) Telerik
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 19 hours ago
St. Helens
Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 9 days ago