The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 36 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.99% 0.46% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 0.48% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 25
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 - £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 - £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software 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 Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
327 413 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.90% 95.38% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 267 296 475
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Liverpool region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Android
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) e-Learning
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Android Development
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Silex
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Logistics
5 3 (25.00%) Subversion
5 3 (25.00%) Symfony
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (16.67%) Social Network

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (16.67%) Mule
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 802.11
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) Silex
2 3 (25.00%) Symfony
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) e-Learning
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (16.67%) Social Network
4 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) OpenWrt
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Android Development
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Logistics
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Use Case
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Clojure
5 2 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Telerik
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