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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 46 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.06% 4.18% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 5.02% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 19
Average salary £55,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.53% +8.33%
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
294 438 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 77.98% 83.27% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 231 372 375
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (77.78%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (44.44%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (27.78%) Ninject
7 5 (27.78%) Backbone.js
7 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
7 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 5 (27.78%) Moq
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) Refactoring
7 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 5 (27.78%) QA

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) NUnit
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 5 (27.78%) Moq
2 1 (5.56%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (5.56%) LoadUI
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) JMeter
General
1 5 (27.78%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Back Office
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 4 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) jQuery
1 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (27.78%) Ninject
2 5 (27.78%) Backbone.js
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) VXML
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) RESTful
3 4 (22.22%) JAX-RS
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (5.56%) MFC
5 1 (5.56%) Mason
5 1 (5.56%) Qt
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
1 5 (27.78%) IVR
1 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
1 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.56%) Equities
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (44.44%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
5 5 (27.78%) OOD
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Refactoring
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (16.67%) UML
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
9 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
9 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) C
6 1 (5.56%) VC++
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP
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