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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 63 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.36% 0.33% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.34% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £85,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.94% +112.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
515 297 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 91.64% 98.34% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 338 243 326
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) ServiceStack
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Cybercrime
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
1 3 (60.00%) ServiceStack
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cybercrime
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Python