The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southport 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southport 52.38% 18.18% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 55.00% 18.18% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Developer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southport 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
Southport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southport 95.24% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 8
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Southport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southport

Developer
Salary Trend in Southport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Southport region.

Developer Salary Trend in Southport

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southport

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southport 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 24 (96.00%) HTML
1 24 (96.00%) CSS
1 24 (96.00%) Degree
2 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (92.00%) Web Services
3 22 (88.00%) Java
3 22 (88.00%) QA
4 21 (84.00%) Spring
4 21 (84.00%) Linux
5 20 (80.00%) JBoss
5 20 (80.00%) Unix
5 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (80.00%) Analytics
6 19 (76.00%) Shell Script
7 14 (56.00%) Oracle
8 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 3 (12.00%) C#
11 3 (12.00%) .NET
11 3 (12.00%) Web Development
11 3 (12.00%) CSS3
12 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
12 2 (8.00%) Line Management
12 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
12 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (8.00%) SDLC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southport by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southport 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 20 (80.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) CSS
1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) Web Services
3 21 (84.00%) Spring
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
5 2 (8.00%) WCF
5 2 (8.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) JDBC
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 20 (80.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Analytics
2 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Kanban
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) OWASP
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (96.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Southport, Merseyside
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum negotiable subject to experience
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