The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wirral 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 52.38% 70.00% 63.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 55.00% 70.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 Wirral 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
Wirral
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 95.24% 100.00% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Wirral

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Wirral

Developer
Salary Trend in the Wirral

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

Developer Salary Trend in the Wirral

Developer
Salary Histogram in the Wirral

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Wirral region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Wirral

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wirral 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 16 (88.89%) C#
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 15 (83.33%) WCF
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) NUnit
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 10 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (55.56%) MSTest
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) Kanban
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) Social Network
4 10 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (55.56%) Moq
4 10 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
4 10 (55.56%) Ninject
4 10 (55.56%) Spring.NET
4 10 (55.56%) Facebook
4 10 (55.56%) Twitter
4 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
4 10 (55.56%) Web Application Development
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) CSS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wirral 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MSTest
1 10 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (55.56%) Moq
1 10 (55.56%) NUnit
2 5 (27.78%) Firebug
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Law
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
1 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 15 (83.33%) WCF
1 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Spring.NET
2 10 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
2 10 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
2 10 (55.56%) Ninject
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.11%) Flask
5 2 (11.11%) Jinja
5 2 (11.11%) SQLAlchemy
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Social Network
1 10 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (55.56%) Kanban
3 10 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (55.56%) Web Application Development
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) CRUD
4 5 (27.78%) Line Management
4 5 (27.78%) B2B
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) Python
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Facebook
1 10 (55.56%) Twitter
2 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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