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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 51.52% 63.64% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 56.67% 63.64% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 3
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
30 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 90.91% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 6
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Wirral

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 32 (96.97%) C#
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
3 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
4 23 (69.70%) MVC
5 22 (66.67%) SQL
6 19 (57.58%) CSS
6 19 (57.58%) WCF
6 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (54.55%) HTML
8 16 (48.48%) TDD
9 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
10 14 (42.42%) jQuery
11 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
12 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
12 12 (36.36%) OO
13 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (30.30%) Web Application Development
15 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
15 9 (27.27%) RESTful
15 9 (27.27%) Social Media
15 9 (27.27%) BDD
15 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
15 9 (27.27%) Node.js
15 9 (27.27%) Facebook
15 9 (27.27%) Yahoo!
15 9 (27.27%) Google

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 9 (27.27%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.12%) NUnit
4 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.09%) MSTest
4 3 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) YouTrack
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
3 19 (57.58%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) WCF
3 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (54.55%) HTML
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
6 14 (42.42%) jQuery
7 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (27.27%) RESTful
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) XML
9 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (24.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (21.21%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (18.18%) CSS3
11 6 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) BBC
1 9 (27.27%) Social Media
2 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) MVC
2 16 (48.48%) TDD
3 12 (36.36%) OO
4 10 (30.30%) Web Application Development
5 9 (27.27%) BDD
6 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) Scrum
8 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
10 1 (3.03%) Web Accessibility
10 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) Refactoring
10 1 (3.03%) CRM
10 1 (3.03%) ERP
10 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) C#
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 9 (27.27%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Apple
1 9 (27.27%) Sony
1 9 (27.27%) Yahoo!
1 9 (27.27%) Google
1 9 (27.27%) Facebook
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
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