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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 147 149 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.51% 29.68% 40.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.48% 30.98% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 135 115 241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
403 481 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.34% 95.82% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 337 356 547
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 0 120 £40,000 -1.23% 35
Birkenhead +3 8 £30,750 -20.64%
Wirral +1 4 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Bootle - 3 £32,500 -
Southport -1 2 - - 1
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 122 (39.48%) C#
2 120 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (38.19%) .NET
3 118 (38.19%) SQL Server
4 110 (35.60%) SQL
5 105 (33.98%) HTML
6 98 (31.72%) CSS
7 87 (28.16%) JavaScript
8 75 (24.27%) MVC
9 73 (23.62%) Oracle
10 62 (20.06%) ASP.NET
11 61 (19.74%) Microsoft
12 59 (19.09%) jQuery
13 52 (16.83%) Git (software)
13 52 (16.83%) Oracle ODI
14 51 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (15.86%) HTML5
16 47 (15.21%) .NET Framework
17 46 (14.89%) Java
18 45 (14.56%) TDD
19 44 (14.24%) Web Services
20 43 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
21 40 (12.94%) Relational Database
21 40 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 39 (12.62%) Node.js
23 35 (11.33%) SQL Server 2014
24 34 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 34 (11.00%) Front End Development
24 34 (11.00%) Web Application Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 39 (12.62%) Node.js
2 27 (8.74%) Oracle Service Bus
3 16 (5.18%) CMS
4 13 (4.21%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.56%) JBoss
5 11 (3.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.29%) EPiServer CMS
7 4 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.29%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.97%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.97%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.65%) Apache
9 2 (0.65%) Drupal
9 2 (0.65%) Mule
9 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.27%) MS Office
3 6 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.97%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.65%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.62%) Magento
4 4 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.97%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.97%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.97%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.97%) SAP SCM
5 3 (0.97%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.65%) Exstream
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.32%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.94%) Office 365
3 5 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.91%) Internet
2 5 (1.62%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) 802.11
3 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.32%) SMS
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (38.19%) SQL Server
2 52 (16.83%) Oracle ODI
3 49 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (12.94%) Relational Database
4 40 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (11.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 32 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (9.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (8.74%) MySQL
8 27 (8.74%) NoSQL
9 26 (8.41%) Power BI
9 26 (8.41%) RDBMS
10 25 (8.09%) Oracle BI EE
11 24 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (6.15%) Oracle Database
13 12 (3.88%) MS Access
14 7 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (1.94%) MongoDB
16 5 (1.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (16.83%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.15%) Subversion
3 14 (4.53%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.24%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.91%) Grunt
6 9 (2.91%) JIRA
7 8 (2.59%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.27%) Hudson
8 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.62%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.62%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.29%) GitLab
11 3 (0.97%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.97%) LSMW
11 3 (0.97%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.97%) MSTest
11 3 (0.97%) NUnit
12 2 (0.65%) CocoaPods
12 2 (0.65%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (6.15%) Finance
2 16 (5.18%) Legal
2 16 (5.18%) Marketing
3 11 (3.56%) Law
4 9 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.59%) Electronics
5 8 (2.59%) Retail
5 8 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.29%) Automotive
7 3 (0.97%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (38.19%) .NET
2 105 (33.98%) HTML
3 98 (31.72%) CSS
4 62 (20.06%) ASP.NET
5 59 (19.09%) jQuery
6 49 (15.86%) HTML5
7 47 (15.21%) .NET Framework
8 44 (14.24%) Web Services
9 43 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 31 (10.03%) WCF
12 30 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (9.71%) RESTful
13 28 (9.06%) Entity Framework
14 27 (8.74%) Oracle Fusion
15 26 (8.41%) Code First Entity Framework
16 24 (7.77%) CSS3
17 21 (6.80%) JSON
18 20 (6.47%) XML
19 15 (4.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.74%) User Experience
2 16 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.53%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.62%) e-Learning
5 5 (1.62%) iPad
6 3 (0.97%) FMCG
6 3 (0.97%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.65%) AS400
7 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.65%) NHS
7 2 (0.65%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.65%) Social Network
7 2 (0.65%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.32%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.32%) IVR
8 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.39%) Unix
2 28 (9.06%) Linux
3 21 (6.80%) Android
4 13 (4.21%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.24%) Windows
6 2 (0.65%) Debian
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.32%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.27%) MVC
3 51 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (14.56%) TDD
5 34 (11.00%) Front End Development
5 34 (11.00%) Web Application Development
6 32 (10.36%) BDD
7 31 (10.03%) OO
8 29 (9.39%) Unit Testing
9 28 (9.06%) SDLC
9 28 (9.06%) Web Development
10 27 (8.74%) SOA
11 26 (8.41%) E-Commerce
12 22 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (6.47%) Software Engineering
14 19 (6.15%) CRM
15 17 (5.50%) Android Development
16 16 (5.18%) Analytics
17 15 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (4.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (39.48%) C#
2 110 (35.60%) SQL
3 87 (28.16%) JavaScript
4 46 (14.89%) Java
5 33 (10.68%) PHP
6 29 (9.39%) T-SQL
7 27 (8.74%) Ruby
8 19 (6.15%) PL/SQL
9 16 (5.18%) Shell Script
10 15 (4.85%) VB
11 14 (4.53%) VB6
12 11 (3.56%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.91%) C++
13 9 (2.91%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.27%) C
15 4 (1.29%) PHP 5
15 4 (1.29%) Python
15 4 (1.29%) XPath
16 3 (0.97%) ABAP
16 3 (0.97%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 30 (9.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.53%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.97%) HDFS
2 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 73 (23.62%) Oracle
2 61 (19.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.24%) SAP
4 8 (2.59%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.62%) Telerik
5 5 (1.62%) Zend
6 4 (1.29%) Cognos
7 3 (0.97%) Nintex
8 2 (0.65%) ATG
8 2 (0.65%) HP
8 2 (0.65%) IBM
8 2 (0.65%) LexisNexis
8 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.65%) SOTI
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe
9 1 (0.32%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + pension + flextime
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
Amaze
Salary: + great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Wirral
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health, car parking
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Wirral
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Visual Education Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Merseyside
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago