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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 49 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.37% 4.51% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 4.64% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 16
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £26,050 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
417 496 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.21% 97.25% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 352 426 352
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) PHP
1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Refactoring
2 6 (54.55%) Yii
2 6 (54.55%) Symfony
2 6 (54.55%) Zend
2 6 (54.55%) CodeIgniter
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) OO PHP
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) GAMP
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) Symfony
1 6 (54.55%) CodeIgniter
1 6 (54.55%) Yii
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) STL
5 1 (9.09%) LINQ
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) Qt
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) Refactoring
2 6 (54.55%) OO PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) F#
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GAMP
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Walton Centre
Salary: From £21,478 to £27,901 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Santander
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago