The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 53 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.70% 4.99% 5.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 5.11% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 26
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,888 £25,000 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 470 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.83% 97.71% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 438 413 481
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Merseyside

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 25 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 28 (80.00%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
3 17 (48.57%) C#
4 14 (40.00%) XML
5 13 (37.14%) VB.NET
5 13 (37.14%) SharePoint
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
7 9 (25.71%) CSS
7 9 (25.71%) OO
8 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
8 8 (22.86%) jQuery
9 6 (17.14%) WPF
9 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
10 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 5 (14.29%) Sybase
10 5 (14.29%) MVC
11 4 (11.43%) Subversion
11 4 (11.43%) Degree
12 3 (8.57%) Symfony
12 3 (8.57%) Zend
12 3 (8.57%) CodeIgniter
12 3 (8.57%) Refactoring
12 3 (8.57%) Ajax
12 3 (8.57%) TDD
12 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (37.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.86%) nginx
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) CorVu
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Ingres
4 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.57%) MSBuild
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.86%) RSpec
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) XML
3 10 (28.57%) HTML
4 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
4 9 (25.71%) CSS
5 8 (22.86%) jQuery
6 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
6 6 (17.14%) WPF
7 3 (8.57%) Symfony
7 3 (8.57%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (8.57%) WCF
7 3 (8.57%) XSLT
7 3 (8.57%) Ajax
7 3 (8.57%) SOAP
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
7 3 (8.57%) Yii
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.71%) XSD
8 2 (5.71%) Classic ASP
8 2 (5.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) OO
2 5 (14.29%) MVC
2 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.57%) Scrum
3 3 (8.57%) TDD
3 3 (8.57%) OOD
3 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (8.57%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) MVVM
3 3 (8.57%) Refactoring
3 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
4 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
4 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) VB.NET
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) VB
6 2 (5.71%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) XAML
7 1 (2.86%) AWK
7 1 (2.86%) VB6
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) Korn
7 1 (2.86%) XPath
7 1 (2.86%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCSD
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Sybase
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Zend
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Facebook
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Nintex
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £37,000
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside, North West
Technology 2
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 26 days ago