The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens 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 16 April 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 St Helens region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 50.00% 75.00% 27.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% 75.00% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 10
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 35
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Developer
Merseyside

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

Developer
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Developer Salary Trend in St Helens

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Intranet
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) UML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) XHTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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