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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 48.57% 60.00% 42.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.13% 60.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 6
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.59%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
32 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 91.43% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 14
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 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Wirral

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (97.14%) C#
1 34 (97.14%) .NET
2 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
3 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 26 (74.29%) MVC
5 25 (71.43%) SQL
6 22 (62.86%) CSS
7 21 (60.00%) HTML
7 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (51.43%) .NET Framework
9 18 (51.43%) WCF
9 18 (51.43%) jQuery
10 16 (45.71%) T-SQL
10 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (42.86%) TDD
12 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (34.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (34.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
15 11 (31.43%) OO
15 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (28.57%) Classic ASP
16 10 (28.57%) CSS3
16 10 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (28.57%) HTML5
16 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (22.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) NUnit
4 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.57%) MSTest
4 3 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.86%) YouTrack
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (97.14%) .NET
2 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (62.86%) CSS
4 21 (60.00%) HTML
5 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (51.43%) jQuery
6 18 (51.43%) .NET Framework
6 18 (51.43%) WCF
7 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (34.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (34.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (28.57%) CSS3
9 10 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (28.57%) HTML5
9 10 (28.57%) Classic ASP
10 8 (22.86%) Web Services
10 8 (22.86%) XML
10 8 (22.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (22.86%) BBC
2 8 (22.86%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) MVC
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (42.86%) TDD
4 11 (31.43%) OO
5 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (25.71%) Web Application Development
7 8 (22.86%) BDD
8 6 (17.14%) Scrum
9 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.71%) iOS Development
11 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.86%) Web Accessibility
11 1 (2.86%) ERP
11 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) C#
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) T-SQL
4 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) VBScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Apple
1 8 (22.86%) Sony
1 8 (22.86%) Yahoo!
1 8 (22.86%) Google
1 8 (22.86%) Facebook
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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