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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 131 186 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.61% 31.31% 38.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.87% 33.21% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 109 155 227
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
411 560 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.03% 94.28% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 326 459 531
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 0 100 £35,000 - 37
Southport +2 7 £37,500 +87.50% 1
Birkenhead -1 6 - -
Wirral -1 3 £37,500 -14.28% 6
St Helens +4 2 £25,000 -24.81%
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 149 (49.01%) HTML
2 142 (46.71%) .NET
3 125 (41.12%) JavaScript
4 124 (40.79%) C#
5 111 (36.51%) CSS
6 110 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
7 107 (35.20%) SQL Server
8 101 (33.22%) SQL
9 97 (31.91%) MVC
10 83 (27.30%) ASP.NET
11 71 (23.36%) HTML5
12 59 (19.41%) Java
13 58 (19.08%) PHP
14 57 (18.75%) TDD
15 56 (18.42%) Scrum
15 56 (18.42%) jQuery
16 45 (14.80%) MySQL
16 45 (14.80%) Microsoft
17 41 (13.49%) Finance
17 41 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 40 (13.16%) Oracle
18 40 (13.16%) Web Application Development
19 39 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
20 36 (11.84%) BDD
21 35 (11.51%) CSS3
22 34 (11.18%) Web Development
22 34 (11.18%) OO
23 32 (10.53%) MS Excel
24 29 (9.54%) Web Services
24 29 (9.54%) RESTful

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (8.88%) SharePoint
2 21 (6.91%) Oracle Service Bus
3 18 (5.92%) Node.js
4 17 (5.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (4.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (4.28%) Umbraco
7 12 (3.95%) IIS
7 12 (3.95%) CMS
8 10 (3.29%) WordPress
9 8 (2.63%) JBoss
10 6 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.32%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.33%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 32 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.61%) InfoPath
3 13 (4.28%) MS Office
4 11 (3.62%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.33%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Visualfiles
2 5 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.32%) Exstream
4 3 (0.99%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.99%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.66%) Magento
5 2 (0.66%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.61%) Office 365
2 6 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.30%) Intranet
2 6 (1.97%) Internet
3 5 (1.64%) FTP
4 4 (1.32%) SMS
4 4 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (35.20%) SQL Server
2 45 (14.80%) MySQL
3 26 (8.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (7.89%) MongoDB
6 22 (7.24%) Oracle Database
7 21 (6.91%) Oracle ODI
7 21 (6.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (4.93%) NoSQL
8 15 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.63%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.64%) Redis
12 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (6.91%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.96%) Subversion
4 8 (2.63%) Maven
4 8 (2.63%) NUnit
4 8 (2.63%) Ant
4 8 (2.63%) Moq
4 8 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (2.30%) MSTest
6 6 (1.97%) Grunt
7 4 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.32%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.66%) RSpec
9 2 (0.66%) Servoy
General
1 41 (13.49%) Finance
2 15 (4.93%) Music Industry
3 12 (3.95%) Marketing
4 8 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.63%) Legal
5 7 (2.30%) Retail
6 5 (1.64%) Electronics
7 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.99%) Advertising
8 3 (0.99%) Law
9 2 (0.66%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (49.01%) HTML
2 142 (46.71%) .NET
3 111 (36.51%) CSS
4 83 (27.30%) ASP.NET
5 71 (23.36%) HTML5
6 56 (18.42%) jQuery
7 41 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (11.51%) CSS3
9 29 (9.54%) RESTful
9 29 (9.54%) Web Services
10 27 (8.88%) .NET Framework
11 25 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (7.89%) Symfony
13 22 (7.24%) SOAP
14 21 (6.91%) Middleware
14 21 (6.91%) AngularJS
14 21 (6.91%) Oracle Fusion
15 20 (6.58%) WCF
16 19 (6.25%) Yii
17 17 (5.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.93%) Mobile App
2 11 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.96%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.30%) Social Network
7 6 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.97%) Social Media
8 5 (1.64%) IVR
9 4 (1.32%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.32%) W3C
10 3 (0.99%) DTV
11 2 (0.66%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.66%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.66%) Blog
11 2 (0.66%) New Media
11 2 (0.66%) User Experience
11 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.57%) Linux
2 21 (6.91%) UNIX
3 16 (5.26%) Windows
4 8 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (1.64%) Android
6 4 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (31.91%) MVC
3 57 (18.75%) TDD
4 56 (18.42%) Scrum
5 40 (13.16%) Web Application Development
6 39 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (11.84%) BDD
8 34 (11.18%) Web Development
8 34 (11.18%) OO
9 26 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (7.57%) Unit Testing
11 21 (6.91%) Dependency Injection
11 21 (6.91%) SDLC
11 21 (6.91%) SOA
12 19 (6.25%) OOP
13 18 (5.92%) OO PHP
14 15 (4.93%) Open Source
15 14 (4.61%) Kanban
16 12 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (3.95%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 125 (41.12%) JavaScript
2 124 (40.79%) C#
3 101 (33.22%) SQL
4 59 (19.41%) Java
5 58 (19.08%) PHP
6 21 (6.91%) T-SQL
7 15 (4.93%) Ruby
8 14 (4.61%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.97%) VBA
9 6 (1.97%) Python
9 6 (1.97%) VB
9 6 (1.97%) PHP5
10 5 (1.64%) C++
11 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.32%) ANSI SQL
12 3 (0.99%) SAPscript
12 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.99%) VB6
12 3 (0.99%) ABAP
13 2 (0.66%) Lua
Qualifications
1 28 (9.21%) Degree
2 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.16%) Oracle
3 24 (7.89%) Zend
4 8 (2.63%) Twitter
5 7 (2.30%) Facebook
5 7 (2.30%) SAP
6 5 (1.64%) Adobe
7 4 (1.32%) HP
8 3 (0.99%) Cognos
8 3 (0.99%) VMware
8 3 (0.99%) Google
8 3 (0.99%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.66%) Tableau
9 2 (0.66%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.66%) Teradata
10 1 (0.33%) Avaya
10 1 (0.33%) Actuate
10 1 (0.33%) RedDot
10 1 (0.33%) Verint
10 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22500 per annum + career progress and training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent career progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Valia Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: up to £40k (dep on exp) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum Strong Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago