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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 49 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.37% 4.89% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 5.09% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 16
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £29,400 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
406 550 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.69% 95.99% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 321 480 332
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £26,000 £25,000
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 1 April 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 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) Refactoring
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Symfony
2 4 (44.44%) Zend
2 4 (44.44%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (44.44%) Yii
2 4 (44.44%) OO PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) Yii
2 4 (44.44%) Symfony
2 4 (44.44%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) VXML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Ninject
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Refactoring
2 4 (44.44%) OO PHP
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GAMP
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) RedDot
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Liverpool
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Market range
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago