The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Wirral region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 64.00% 42.86% 75.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 66.67% 42.86% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Wirral
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 96.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 4
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Merseyside

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 28 (96.55%) C#
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
1 28 (96.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 19 (65.52%) MVC
4 17 (58.62%) WCF
5 16 (55.17%) SQL
6 15 (51.72%) TDD
6 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (44.83%) OO
9 11 (37.93%) CSS
9 11 (37.93%) HTML
9 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
10 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (34.48%) RESTful
11 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
11 9 (31.03%) Social Media
11 9 (31.03%) Yahoo!
11 9 (31.03%) Google
11 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
11 9 (31.03%) Facebook
11 9 (31.03%) BDD
11 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
11 9 (31.03%) Node.js
11 9 (31.03%) Apple
11 9 (31.03%) Web Services
11 9 (31.03%) Ruby
11 9 (31.03%) BBC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (31.03%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (96.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.45%) MySQL
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.45%) SQLite
8 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) NUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.34%) MSTest
3 3 (10.34%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Hudson
5 1 (3.45%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 17 (58.62%) WCF
4 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (34.48%) RESTful
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (31.03%) Web Services
7 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
8 7 (24.14%) jQuery
8 7 (24.14%) XML
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (13.79%) Ajax
10 4 (13.79%) SOAP
11 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (6.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) BBC
1 9 (31.03%) Social Media
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) MVC
2 15 (51.72%) TDD
3 13 (44.83%) OO
4 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
5 9 (31.03%) BDD
6 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) QMS
8 1 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) Ruby
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) VBScript
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Apple
1 9 (31.03%) Sony
1 9 (31.03%) Yahoo!
1 9 (31.03%) Google
1 9 (31.03%) Facebook
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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