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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 40 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 14 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.66% 6.28% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 7.11% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 24
Average salary £42,500 £32,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.77% -10.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
330 422 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 86.39% 88.28% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 282 375 287
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
6 5 (21.74%) QA
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) PhD
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) Law
6 5 (21.74%) Legal
6 5 (21.74%) CSS3
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (17.39%) C++
7 4 (17.39%) J2EE
7 4 (17.39%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.04%) UML
8 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.70%) GAMP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 5 (21.74%) Law
1 5 (21.74%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Online Betting
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Principle Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE
4 4 (17.39%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) ServiceStack
6 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) UML
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Information Retrieval
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.35%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) GAMP
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Google
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Optimus Search
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + up to 30% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, North West
Aspect Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago