The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 43 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.28% 2.38% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.96% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 19
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
320 372 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.22% 80.35% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 266 328 349
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (66.67%) HTML
3 18 (60.00%) CSS
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (53.33%) HTML5
5 16 (53.33%) .NET
5 16 (53.33%) C#
6 13 (43.33%) OO
7 10 (33.33%) PHP
7 10 (33.33%) MVC
8 9 (30.00%) Games
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (30.00%) Progressive Enhancement
8 9 (30.00%) OO PHP
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
11 6 (20.00%) Degree
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle
11 6 (20.00%) C
11 6 (20.00%) Web Services
12 5 (16.67%) CSS3
12 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 4 (13.33%) jQuery
13 4 (13.33%) C++
13 4 (13.33%) OOP
14 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (10.00%) Finance
14 3 (10.00%) Java
14 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (30.00%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Online Betting
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Programmer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (20.00%) Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) C# Programmer
6 5 (16.67%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Systems Developer
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) .NET
3 16 (53.33%) HTML5
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (16.67%) CSS3
7 4 (13.33%) jQuery
8 3 (10.00%) ServiceStack
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.67%) Spring
10 1 (3.33%) Ajax
10 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.33%) WCF
10 1 (3.33%) LINQ
10 1 (3.33%) WebSockets
10 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
10 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.33%) XML
10 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (30.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 9 (30.00%) OO PHP
5 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
6 4 (13.33%) OOP
7 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.67%) MapReduce
9 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.33%) Data Management
9 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) PHP
5 6 (20.00%) C
6 4 (13.33%) C++
7 3 (10.00%) Java
8 2 (6.67%) Perl
8 2 (6.67%) Python
9 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.33%) AWK
9 1 (3.33%) VB6
9 1 (3.33%) Korn
9 1 (3.33%) XPath
9 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
9 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.33%) VB
9 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Telerik
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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