The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Wirral during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Merseyside / Wirral
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Wirral 43.24% 50.00% 43.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.24% 50.00% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 7
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.12% -3.12%  
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 the Wirral. 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
Wirral
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 37 16 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Wirral 100.00% 100.00% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 14
Median salary £30,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Wirral

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer 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 in the Wirral.

Salary trend for Developer in the Wirral

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wirral region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 26 (86.67%) AngularJS
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 25 (83.33%) MVC
3 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (80.00%) TDD
4 24 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (73.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 20 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (66.67%) Web Application Development
6 20 (66.67%) RESTful
6 20 (66.67%) BDD
6 20 (66.67%) Digital TV
6 20 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.67%) SQL
8 5 (16.67%) CSS
8 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 5 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 4 (13.33%) HTML
10 3 (10.00%) SOAP
10 3 (10.00%) Web Services
10 3 (10.00%) IIS
10 3 (10.00%) OO

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral 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 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
1 26 (86.67%) AngularJS
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 24 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 22 (73.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 20 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 20 (66.67%) RESTful
5 5 (16.67%) CSS
5 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 4 (13.33%) HTML
7 3 (10.00%) CSS3
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) SOAP
7 3 (10.00%) WCF
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Digital TV
2 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (83.33%) MVC
2 24 (80.00%) TDD
3 20 (66.67%) BDD
3 20 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 5 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) OOD
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) API Development
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
Wirral, Merseyside
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago