The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Liverpool region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 71 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.18% 0.85% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.88% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Median salary £22,500 £85,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-73.52% +209.09%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
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
520 340 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.04% 96.59% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 345 259 285
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Software Engineer 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 Liverpool region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Cybercrime
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver Development
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cybercrime
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver Development
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft