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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 42 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.48% 2.95% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 3.71% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
361 377 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.31% 79.37% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 304 332 348
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 £29,000 £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 18 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 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 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 20 (64.52%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
4 17 (54.84%) SQL
4 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (51.61%) HTML5
5 16 (51.61%) .NET
5 16 (51.61%) C#
6 13 (41.94%) OO
7 10 (32.26%) PHP
7 10 (32.26%) MVC
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
8 9 (29.03%) Games
8 9 (29.03%) Progressive Enhancement
8 9 (29.03%) OO PHP
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) C
10 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
11 6 (19.35%) Degree
11 6 (19.35%) Oracle
11 6 (19.35%) Web Services
12 5 (16.13%) C++
12 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
12 5 (16.13%) CSS3
13 4 (12.90%) Analytics
13 4 (12.90%) jQuery
13 4 (12.90%) OOP
13 4 (12.90%) Finance
14 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (9.68%) Java

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) Ingres
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (29.03%) Games
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) PHP Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Programmer
4 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) C# Programmer
5 6 (19.35%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (19.35%) Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Trainer
9 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Systems Developer
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 16 (51.61%) HTML5
3 16 (51.61%) .NET
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
5 6 (19.35%) Web Services
6 5 (16.13%) CSS3
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) ServiceStack
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.45%) Spring
10 1 (3.23%) LAMP
10 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
10 1 (3.23%) SOAP
10 1 (3.23%) XML
10 1 (3.23%) XSLT
10 1 (3.23%) Ajax
10 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.23%) Qt
10 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) UNIX
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) OO
3 10 (32.26%) MVC
4 9 (29.03%) Progressive Enhancement
4 9 (29.03%) OO PHP
5 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) OOP
7 2 (6.45%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) UML
8 1 (3.23%) Data Management
8 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 16 (51.61%) C#
4 10 (32.26%) PHP
5 7 (22.58%) C
6 5 (16.13%) C++
7 3 (9.68%) Java
7 3 (9.68%) Perl
7 3 (9.68%) Python
8 1 (3.23%) AWK
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) VB
8 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.23%) VB6
8 1 (3.23%) Korn
8 1 (3.23%) XPath
8 1 (3.23%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Twitter
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
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