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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 23 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 45.10% 75.00% 42.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.27% 75.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 6
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
44 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 86.27% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 14
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Wirral

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 36 (92.31%) C#
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) SQL Server
3 31 (79.49%) CSS
4 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 30 (76.92%) HTML
5 29 (74.36%) SQL
6 28 (71.79%) MVC
7 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
8 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
8 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (51.28%) jQuery
10 19 (48.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (46.15%) WCF
12 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (41.03%) T-SQL
13 12 (30.77%) TDD
13 12 (30.77%) HTML5
13 12 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (30.77%) CSS3
13 12 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
13 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 12 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (25.64%) Classic ASP
15 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (25.64%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (12.82%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) Node.js
3 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (82.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (48.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
4 5 (12.82%) Firebug
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (7.69%) MSTest
5 3 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 5 (12.82%) Law
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 31 (79.49%) CSS
3 30 (76.92%) HTML
3 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
5 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (51.28%) jQuery
7 18 (46.15%) WCF
8 12 (30.77%) HTML5
8 12 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (30.77%) CSS3
8 12 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (25.64%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (25.64%) Classic ASP
11 8 (20.51%) Web Services
11 8 (20.51%) XML
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.26%) BBC
3 4 (10.26%) Social Media
4 2 (5.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) MVC
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) TDD
4 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (17.95%) OO
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
6 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
7 5 (12.82%) CRUD
7 5 (12.82%) Line Management
7 5 (12.82%) B2B
8 4 (10.26%) BDD
9 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.56%) Web Accessibility
10 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.56%) ERP
10 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) C#
2 29 (74.36%) SQL
3 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 16 (41.03%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Apple
1 4 (10.26%) Sony
1 4 (10.26%) Yahoo!
1 4 (10.26%) Google
1 4 (10.26%) Facebook
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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