The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 199 262 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.29% 44.48% 40.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.78% 45.80% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 169 241 267
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
607 572 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.44% 97.11% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 510 495 612
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
North West

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 0 160 £35,000 - 44
Wirral -1 16 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Birkenhead -1 10 £30,000 +39.53% 5
St Helens +1 6 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Southport 0 5 £20,000 -44.82% 1
Prescot 0 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 211 (44.61%) HTML
2 203 (42.92%) .NET
3 190 (40.17%) CSS
4 187 (39.53%) JavaScript
5 183 (38.69%) C#
6 165 (34.88%) SQL Server
7 152 (32.14%) MVC
8 151 (31.92%) SQL
9 144 (30.44%) PHP
10 127 (26.85%) ASP.NET
11 123 (26.00%) jQuery
12 122 (25.79%) MySQL
12 122 (25.79%) OO
13 95 (20.08%) HTML5
14 82 (17.34%) TDD
15 75 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
15 75 (15.86%) Zend
16 70 (14.80%) WCF
17 66 (13.95%) E-Commerce
18 63 (13.32%) Web Services
19 59 (12.47%) ASP.NET MVC
20 57 (12.05%) Ajax
21 55 (11.63%) XML
22 54 (11.42%) CSS3
23 52 (10.99%) Degree
24 48 (10.15%) Subversion
24 48 (10.15%) Scrum
25 47 (9.94%) Git (software)
26 44 (9.30%) Web Development
26 44 (9.30%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 38 (8.03%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.29%) CMS
3 22 (4.65%) Node.js
4 14 (2.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (2.54%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.33%) Apache
6 11 (2.33%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.48%) WordPress
8 5 (1.06%) nginx
9 3 (0.63%) Exstream Dialogue
9 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.42%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.42%) Drupal
10 2 (0.42%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.42%) SAS
10 2 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.42%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (4.02%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.06%) MS Office
4 3 (0.63%) PrintSoft PReS
4 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.42%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.42%) DOC1
6 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 38 (8.03%) Magento
2 10 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.63%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.63%) Exstream
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.21%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.63%) SaaS
2 2 (0.42%) GitHub
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.23%) Internet
2 7 (1.48%) HTTP
3 4 (0.85%) Intranet
4 2 (0.42%) SMS
4 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 122 (25.79%) MySQL
3 42 (8.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (5.07%) Oracle Database
5 23 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.59%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 15 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (2.96%) NoSQL
11 10 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.27%) OLAP
14 5 (1.06%) MS Access
14 5 (1.06%) Big Data
14 5 (1.06%) WhereScape RED
15 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 48 (10.15%) Subversion
2 47 (9.94%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.81%) NUnit
4 13 (2.75%) Visual Studio
4 13 (2.75%) Eclipse
4 13 (2.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.11%) Maven
7 7 (1.48%) Ant
7 7 (1.48%) Hudson
8 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.27%) Xcode
9 5 (1.06%) JUnit
9 5 (1.06%) RSpec
9 5 (1.06%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.85%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.63%) JIRA
11 3 (0.63%) Grunt
General
1 29 (6.13%) Finance
1 29 (6.13%) Retail
2 17 (3.59%) Games
3 12 (2.54%) Legal
4 11 (2.33%) Marketing
5 6 (1.27%) Advertising
5 6 (1.27%) Law
6 3 (0.63%) Billing
7 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.42%) Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (44.61%) HTML
2 203 (42.92%) .NET
3 190 (40.17%) CSS
4 127 (26.85%) ASP.NET
5 123 (26.00%) jQuery
6 95 (20.08%) HTML5
7 70 (14.80%) WCF
8 63 (13.32%) Web Services
9 59 (12.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (12.05%) Ajax
11 55 (11.63%) XML
12 54 (11.42%) CSS3
13 42 (8.88%) .NET Framework
14 32 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 27 (5.71%) SOAP
16 25 (5.29%) WPF
16 25 (5.29%) Symfony
17 23 (4.86%) CodeIgniter
18 21 (4.44%) JSON
19 20 (4.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.77%) Computer Science
2 27 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.65%) Open Source
4 19 (4.02%) W3C
5 11 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 11 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.33%) Social Media
6 9 (1.90%) BBC
6 9 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.27%) Animation
8 4 (0.85%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.85%) Streaming Music
8 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.85%) GIS
8 4 (0.85%) Clustering
9 3 (0.63%) RIA
9 3 (0.63%) Blog
10 2 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.42%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.46%) Linux
2 31 (6.55%) Android
3 22 (4.65%) Windows
4 19 (4.02%) UNIX
5 12 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.06%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.42%) Solaris
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (32.14%) MVC
2 122 (25.79%) OO
3 82 (17.34%) TDD
4 75 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (13.95%) E-Commerce
6 48 (10.15%) Scrum
7 44 (9.30%) Web Development
8 41 (8.67%) OO PHP
9 40 (8.46%) Web Application Development
10 29 (6.13%) Unit Testing
10 29 (6.13%) Software Engineering
11 26 (5.50%) BDD
12 23 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (4.65%) Progressive Enhancement
14 21 (4.44%) Android Development
14 21 (4.44%) Refactoring
15 20 (4.23%) OOP
16 19 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (4.02%) Migration
17 18 (3.81%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 187 (39.53%) JavaScript
2 183 (38.69%) C#
3 151 (31.92%) SQL
4 144 (30.44%) PHP
5 40 (8.46%) Java
6 37 (7.82%) T-SQL
7 32 (6.77%) VB.NET
8 23 (4.86%) VB
9 19 (4.02%) C++
9 19 (4.02%) Ruby
10 17 (3.59%) VB6
11 15 (3.17%) PHP5
12 10 (2.11%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.90%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.69%) Python
15 7 (1.48%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.06%) Perl
16 5 (1.06%) Scala
17 4 (0.85%) VBA
18 3 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (10.99%) Degree
2 8 (1.69%) MySQL Certification
3 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.48%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) Puppet
1 5 (1.06%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 75 (15.86%) Zend
2 44 (9.30%) Oracle
3 41 (8.67%) Microsoft
4 22 (4.65%) Apple
5 14 (2.96%) Sitecore
6 12 (2.54%) Google
7 11 (2.33%) Facebook
8 9 (1.90%) Sony
8 9 (1.90%) Yahoo!
9 6 (1.27%) WSO2
9 6 (1.27%) Sybase
10 5 (1.06%) Adobe
11 4 (0.85%) Twitter
11 4 (0.85%) IBM
11 4 (0.85%) ATG
12 3 (0.63%) Telerik
12 3 (0.63%) JBoss
12 3 (0.63%) HP
13 2 (0.42%) Kony
13 2 (0.42%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Ex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 40,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: Competitive plus great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago