The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 57 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.90% 1.66% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.71% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
554 351 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.52% 96.96% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 482 302 416
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
Merseyside

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (76.92%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) .NET
4 13 (50.00%) C#
5 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (38.46%) jQuery
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
7 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) Python
8 7 (26.92%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) MySQL
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
9 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
9 6 (23.08%) Google App Engine
9 6 (23.08%) HTML5
9 6 (23.08%) Google
9 6 (23.08%) Django
9 6 (23.08%) Apache Hive
9 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
9 6 (23.08%) Rackspace
9 6 (23.08%) Big Data
9 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
9 6 (23.08%) Analytics
10 5 (19.23%) Apache Avro
10 5 (19.23%) Redis
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
1 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 6 (23.08%) Apache Hive
1 6 (23.08%) Big Data
2 5 (19.23%) Redis
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
1 5 (19.23%) Maven
1 5 (19.23%) JUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) jQuery
4 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
5 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 6 (23.08%) Django
5 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
5 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) Apache Avro
6 5 (19.23%) Spring
6 5 (19.23%) JSF
6 5 (19.23%) WinForms
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 3 (11.54%) WCF
7 3 (11.54%) WPF
8 1 (3.85%) XHTML
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) iPhone
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Analytics
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
7 1 (3.85%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) XAML
5 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Google
1 6 (23.08%) Rackspace
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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