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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 188 236 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.18% 38.75% 43.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.04% 40.00% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 156 219 264
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
569 590 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.36% 96.88% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 465 513 554
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 29 August 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 0 148 £35,000 +7.69% 47
Wirral -1 17 £42,500 +18.05% 5
Birkenhead +2 11 £40,000 +45.45% 3
St Helens +1 3 £33,250 +10.83% 1
Prescot 0 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Southport -1 1 £20,000 -44.82%
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 196 (47.34%) .NET
2 178 (43.00%) HTML
3 175 (42.27%) C#
4 162 (39.13%) CSS
5 156 (37.68%) JavaScript
6 148 (35.75%) SQL Server
7 146 (35.27%) MVC
8 143 (34.54%) SQL
9 131 (31.64%) ASP.NET
10 106 (25.60%) PHP
11 105 (25.36%) OO
12 94 (22.71%) jQuery
13 93 (22.46%) HTML5
14 80 (19.32%) MySQL
15 74 (17.87%) WCF
16 66 (15.94%) TDD
17 65 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
17 65 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
18 56 (13.53%) .NET Framework
18 56 (13.53%) CSS3
18 56 (13.53%) Zend
19 54 (13.04%) Web Services
20 51 (12.32%) E-Commerce
21 48 (11.59%) Git (software)
22 42 (10.14%) T-SQL
23 41 (9.90%) Web Application Development
24 38 (9.18%) Microsoft
25 36 (8.70%) Ajax
26 34 (8.21%) SQL Server 2012
27 33 (7.97%) OO PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.04%) Node.js
3 21 (5.07%) CMS
4 14 (3.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (3.14%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.21%) WordPress
6 5 (1.21%) IIS
6 5 (1.21%) Apache
7 4 (0.97%) nginx
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.72%) Drupal
8 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.48%) SAS
9 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.24%) Exstream Dialogue
10 1 (0.24%) Jetty
Applications
1 20 (4.83%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) DOC1
4 1 (0.24%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) FastStats
4 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 33 (7.97%) Magento
2 12 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.24%) Tridion
3 1 (0.24%) Exstream
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.48%) GitHub
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.83%) Internet
2 7 (1.69%) HTTP
3 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.48%) SMS
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (35.75%) SQL Server
2 80 (19.32%) MySQL
3 34 (8.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (6.28%) NoSQL
5 22 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (4.83%) Oracle Database
7 18 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.42%) Relational Database
11 10 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.21%) Redis
14 5 (1.21%) WhereScape RED
14 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.97%) OLAP
16 3 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 48 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 32 (7.73%) Subversion
3 15 (3.62%) NUnit
3 15 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.66%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (1.93%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.45%) Xcode
8 4 (0.97%) RSpec
8 4 (0.97%) JIRA
8 4 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.97%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.72%) MSTest
9 3 (0.72%) Maven
9 3 (0.72%) JUnit
10 2 (0.48%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.24%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 26 (6.28%) Finance
2 23 (5.56%) Games
3 21 (5.07%) Retail
4 10 (2.42%) Marketing
5 9 (2.17%) Legal
6 8 (1.93%) Advertising
7 6 (1.45%) Law
8 4 (0.97%) Banking
9 3 (0.72%) Billing
10 2 (0.48%) Back Office
10 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (47.34%) .NET
2 178 (43.00%) HTML
3 162 (39.13%) CSS
4 131 (31.64%) ASP.NET
5 94 (22.71%) jQuery
6 93 (22.46%) HTML5
7 74 (17.87%) WCF
8 65 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (13.53%) .NET Framework
9 56 (13.53%) CSS3
10 54 (13.04%) Web Services
11 36 (8.70%) Ajax
12 32 (7.73%) XML
13 27 (6.52%) RESTful
13 27 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 24 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (5.56%) Symfony
16 22 (5.31%) CodeIgniter
17 21 (5.07%) WPF
17 21 (5.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.28%) Mobile App
2 14 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (3.38%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.90%) W3C
4 11 (2.66%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.42%) Open Source
6 9 (2.17%) Social Media
6 9 (2.17%) BBC
7 8 (1.93%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.45%) Animation
9 4 (0.97%) GIS
9 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.97%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.72%) Blog
11 2 (0.48%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.48%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.48%) Handset
11 2 (0.48%) NHS
11 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.24%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.25%) Linux
2 24 (5.80%) Android
3 23 (5.56%) Windows
4 15 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.17%) UNIX
6 4 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.48%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (35.27%) MVC
2 105 (25.36%) OO
3 66 (15.94%) TDD
4 65 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (12.32%) E-Commerce
6 41 (9.90%) Web Application Development
7 33 (7.97%) OO PHP
8 32 (7.73%) BDD
8 32 (7.73%) Scrum
9 31 (7.49%) Web Development
10 23 (5.56%) Refactoring
11 20 (4.83%) Unit Testing
12 19 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (4.35%) Software Engineering
14 17 (4.11%) Progressive Enhancement
15 16 (3.86%) Android Development
16 15 (3.62%) Mobile Application Development
17 14 (3.38%) Automated Testing
18 13 (3.14%) iOS Development
18 13 (3.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 175 (42.27%) C#
2 156 (37.68%) JavaScript
3 143 (34.54%) SQL
4 106 (25.60%) PHP
5 42 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 28 (6.76%) Ruby
7 24 (5.80%) Java
8 20 (4.83%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.62%) VB
9 15 (3.62%) C++
10 13 (3.14%) VB6
11 10 (2.42%) PHP5
12 8 (1.93%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.69%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.45%) Python
15 3 (0.72%) Perl
16 1 (0.24%) VBScript
16 1 (0.24%) SAPscript
16 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.24%) AWK
Qualifications
1 32 (7.73%) Degree
2 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (0.72%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.72%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.97%) Capistrano
1 4 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (13.53%) Zend
2 38 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 33 (7.97%) Oracle
4 19 (4.59%) Apple
5 14 (3.38%) Sitecore
6 12 (2.90%) Google
7 9 (2.17%) Facebook
7 9 (2.17%) Yahoo!
7 9 (2.17%) Sony
8 3 (0.72%) Adobe
8 3 (0.72%) SAP
8 3 (0.72%) IBM
8 3 (0.72%) Telerik
8 3 (0.72%) ATG
8 3 (0.72%) Twitter
9 2 (0.48%) Tableau
9 2 (0.48%) Cognos
10 1 (0.24%) JBoss
10 1 (0.24%) HP
10 1 (0.24%) ESRI
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £0 - £25 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LSTM
Salary: From £27,057 to £31,342 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago