The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 184 179 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 32.80% 36.68% 30.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.78% 37.45% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 164 166 118
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 529 478 467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.30% 97.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 442 395 372
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Merseyside

Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Developer in Merseyside

Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Merseyside over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Merseyside

Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 122 £37,500 -6.25% 28
Wirral 0 16 £45,000 +16.12% 2
St Helens - 15 £40,000 - 1
Southport +3 13 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Birkenhead -1 11 £35,000 +13.82% 5
Bootle -3 8 £53,573 +64.83%
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 221 (60.55%) .NET
2 199 (54.52%) C#
3 187 (51.23%) SQL Server
4 167 (45.75%) ASP.NET
5 156 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (41.10%) MVC
7 139 (38.08%) SQL
8 130 (35.62%) JavaScript
9 115 (31.51%) HTML
9 115 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 111 (30.41%) CSS
11 85 (23.29%) TDD
11 85 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 74 (20.27%) Microsoft
13 68 (18.63%) AngularJS
13 68 (18.63%) jQuery
14 65 (17.81%) .NET Framework
15 62 (16.99%) PHP
15 62 (16.99%) RESTful
16 58 (15.89%) SQL Server 2014
17 54 (14.79%) Entity Framework
17 54 (14.79%) Web Application Development
18 53 (14.52%) Git (software)
18 53 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 53 (14.52%) Web Development
19 51 (13.97%) OO
19 51 (13.97%) BDD
20 50 (13.70%) HTML5
21 47 (12.88%) Node.js
22 46 (12.60%) WCF

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.85%) CMS
2 11 (3.01%) Umbraco
3 10 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (2.47%) EPiServer
5 8 (2.19%) Confluence
5 8 (2.19%) Drupal
6 6 (1.64%) IIS
6 6 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.64%) WordPress
7 5 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.10%) Apache
8 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.27%) Kentico
11 1 (0.27%) Marvel
11 1 (0.27%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 21 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.74%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (4.66%) Magento
2 11 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.56%) GitHub
3 10 (2.74%) SaaS
4 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.19%) Office 365
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.27%) Force.com
6 1 (0.27%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.56%) FTP
1 13 (3.56%) HTTP
2 12 (3.29%) Internet
3 8 (2.19%) Broadband
4 4 (1.10%) LDAP
5 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.27%) Extranet
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (51.23%) SQL Server
2 58 (15.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 33 (9.04%) MySQL
4 26 (7.12%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (3.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 11 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (2.47%) DTS
10 8 (2.19%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.37%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 53 (14.52%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 19 (5.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (4.38%) NUnit
5 10 (2.74%) JIRA
5 10 (2.74%) MSTest
6 9 (2.47%) ERwin
7 8 (2.19%) Bitbucket
7 8 (2.19%) Subversion
8 7 (1.92%) JIRA Agile
9 6 (1.64%) Ant
9 6 (1.64%) JUnit
9 6 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.37%) Moq
10 5 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.55%) Grunt
12 2 (0.55%) JDeveloper
12 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (6.30%) Finance
1 23 (6.30%) Retail
2 11 (3.01%) Marketing
3 10 (2.74%) Advertising
3 10 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.47%) Law
5 5 (1.37%) Banking
5 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.37%) Legal
6 4 (1.10%) Games
7 2 (0.55%) Billing
7 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (60.55%) .NET
2 167 (45.75%) ASP.NET
3 115 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 115 (31.51%) HTML
4 111 (30.41%) CSS
5 85 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 68 (18.63%) AngularJS
6 68 (18.63%) jQuery
7 65 (17.81%) .NET Framework
8 62 (16.99%) RESTful
9 54 (14.79%) Entity Framework
10 53 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 50 (13.70%) HTML5
12 47 (12.88%) Node.js
13 46 (12.60%) WCF
14 37 (10.14%) CSS3
14 37 (10.14%) Web Services
15 35 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (7.95%) XML
17 26 (7.12%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.75%) Digital TV
3 20 (5.48%) User Experience
4 17 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.29%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.37%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.37%) iPad
9 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.82%) Clustering
10 3 (0.82%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.55%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.27%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.27%) iPhone
12 1 (0.27%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.48%) Linux
1 20 (5.48%) Windows
2 9 (2.47%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.92%) Android
3 7 (1.92%) Unix
4 6 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.55%) CentOS
5 2 (0.55%) Debian
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (41.10%) MVC
3 85 (23.29%) TDD
4 54 (14.79%) Web Application Development
5 53 (14.52%) Web Development
6 51 (13.97%) BDD
6 51 (13.97%) OO
7 44 (12.05%) Scrum
8 31 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (8.49%) Unit Testing
9 27 (7.40%) OOP
10 26 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (6.85%) SDLC
12 22 (6.03%) Responsive Web Design
13 20 (5.48%) Dependency Injection
13 20 (5.48%) Kanban
14 19 (5.21%) Front End Development
15 16 (4.38%) E-Commerce
16 14 (3.84%) CRM
16 14 (3.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 199 (54.52%) C#
2 139 (38.08%) SQL
3 130 (35.62%) JavaScript
4 62 (16.99%) PHP
5 31 (8.49%) VB.NET
6 30 (8.22%) T-SQL
7 28 (7.67%) Java
8 20 (5.48%) Ruby
9 13 (3.56%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
9 13 (3.56%) VB
10 10 (2.74%) C++
11 3 (0.82%) Perl
11 3 (0.82%) PHP 5
11 3 (0.82%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.55%) C
12 2 (0.55%) Python
12 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.55%) VBA
13 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (8.22%) Degree
2 13 (3.56%) Siebel Certification
3 10 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.10%) MySQL Certification
6 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.49%) Oracle
3 13 (3.56%) Siebel
4 12 (3.29%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.19%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.37%) Google
6 5 (1.37%) IBM
6 5 (1.37%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.37%) Zend
7 3 (0.82%) Epicor
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos
8 1 (0.27%) Facebook
8 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.27%) Sage
8 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.27%) SAP
8 1 (0.27%) Tableau
8 1 (0.27%) Temenos
8 1 (0.27%) Teradata
Liverpool, Merseyside
IDOX plc
Salary: Salaries negotiable according to experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IDOX plc
Salary: Looking for strong Developer with Technical Team Lead potential
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Part Remote
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
LGM Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 27 days ago