Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in St Helens during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Developer
Merseyside > St Helens
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 24 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Helens 64.86% 3.03% 15.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 64.86% 3.03% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 6
St Helens median annual salary £51,250 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.69% -40.91% +65.41%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £33,750 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Helens. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
St Helens
Permanent vacancies in St Helens with a recognized job title 37 33 19
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 17
St Helens median annual salary £45,000 £32,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.63% -5.88% +7.94%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,100
90th Percentile £61,250 £41,250 £58,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in St Helens

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Helens.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in St Helens

Developer
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Salary trend for Developer in St Helens

Developer
Salary Histogram in St Helens

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in St Helens over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in St Helens

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 St Helens region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) .NET
3 21 (87.50%) TDD
4 17 (70.83%) Scrum
5 16 (66.67%) WinForms
5 16 (66.67%) Telecoms
5 16 (66.67%) Broadband
5 16 (66.67%) NUnit
5 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 16 (66.67%) Windows
5 16 (66.67%) VB
5 16 (66.67%) VB.NET
5 16 (66.67%) WPF
5 16 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (66.67%) Kanban
5 16 (66.67%) Spring.NET
5 16 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (66.67%) MSTest
5 16 (66.67%) MVVM
5 16 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
5 16 (66.67%) Ninject
5 16 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 16 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
7 6 (25.00%) C#
7 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.83%) Python
8 5 (20.83%) J2EE

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Helens 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MSTest
1 16 (66.67%) NUnit
General
1 16 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) Ninject
2 16 (66.67%) Spring.NET
2 16 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 16 (66.67%) WinForms
2 16 (66.67%) WPF
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (20.83%) J2EE
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) React
6 1 (4.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) TDD
3 17 (70.83%) Scrum
4 16 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
4 16 (66.67%) Kanban
4 16 (66.67%) MVVM
5 7 (29.17%) MVC
6 5 (20.83%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) VB
1 16 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.17%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree