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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 37 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.60% 4.77% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 5.34% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 13
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £80,000 £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
376 506 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 86.44% 89.40% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 283 444 281
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) .NET
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 13 (40.63%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) Multithreading
5 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 9 (28.13%) OO
6 9 (28.13%) Data Modelling
6 9 (28.13%) MVC
7 8 (25.00%) QA
7 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 6 (18.75%) UNIX
9 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) Banking
9 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
9 6 (18.75%) JAX-RS
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 6 (18.75%) RESTful
9 6 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (3.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) NUnit
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Moq
2 1 (3.13%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (3.13%) LoadUI
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.13%) JMeter
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Law
2 5 (15.63%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Principle Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.75%) RESTful
4 6 (18.75%) JAX-RS
5 4 (12.50%) HTML
5 4 (12.50%) HTML5
5 4 (12.50%) J2EE
5 4 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) CSS
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) Ninject
7 2 (6.25%) CSS3
7 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 2 (6.25%) VXML
8 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.25%) IVR
5 1 (3.13%) Open Source
5 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.13%) Equities
5 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Multithreading
3 9 (28.13%) OO
3 9 (28.13%) Data Modelling
3 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.38%) OOD
7 3 (9.38%) UML
8 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.25%) Validation
8 2 (6.25%) Scrum
8 2 (6.25%) Refactoring
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.13%) Information Retrieval
9 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.13%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) VC++
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Google
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