The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 48 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.45% 2.76% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 3.45% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 13
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 290 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.07% 80.11% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 441 251 303
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
Merseyside

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 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (54.00%) HTML
2 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) .NET
4 21 (42.00%) SQL
5 20 (40.00%) C#
6 18 (36.00%) Java
7 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (34.00%) Finance
7 17 (34.00%) jQuery
8 15 (30.00%) CSS
9 14 (28.00%) JSF
10 13 (26.00%) Spring
10 13 (26.00%) TDD
11 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 12 (24.00%) Web Services
11 12 (24.00%) Windows
11 12 (24.00%) MVC
12 11 (22.00%) Java EE
12 11 (22.00%) OO
12 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
12 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
13 10 (20.00%) SOA
13 10 (20.00%) XML
13 10 (20.00%) J2EE
13 10 (20.00%) Oracle
13 10 (20.00%) JUnit
14 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
14 9 (18.00%) JSP
14 9 (18.00%) Servlets
14 9 (18.00%) UML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (16.00%) GlassFish
2 8 (16.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 8 (16.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Google App Engine
2 5 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Intranet
1 8 (16.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (14.00%) MySQL
4 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (12.00%) Big Data
4 6 (12.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (12.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.00%) Redis
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) JUnit
2 9 (18.00%) Maven
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Developer
2 26 (52.00%) Software Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Python Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Python/Django Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Django Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Python Software Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Programmer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Software Programmer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) HTML
2 23 (46.00%) .NET
3 17 (34.00%) jQuery
4 15 (30.00%) CSS
5 14 (28.00%) JSF
6 13 (26.00%) Spring
7 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (24.00%) Web Services
8 11 (22.00%) Java EE
9 10 (20.00%) XML
9 10 (20.00%) J2EE
10 9 (18.00%) JSP
10 9 (18.00%) Servlets
11 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 8 (16.00%) WebCenter
11 8 (16.00%) HTML5
11 8 (16.00%) JTA
11 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
11 8 (16.00%) Ajax
11 8 (16.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (16.00%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (16.00%) DataPower
3 7 (14.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) iPhone
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) W3C
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) TDD
3 12 (24.00%) MVC
4 11 (22.00%) OO
5 10 (20.00%) SOA
6 9 (18.00%) UML
7 8 (16.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (16.00%) Analytics
7 8 (16.00%) AOP
7 8 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.00%) BPEL
9 6 (12.00%) Scrum
10 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (10.00%) Multithreading
11 3 (6.00%) CRM
11 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (4.00%) Progressive Enhancement
12 2 (4.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 20 (40.00%) C#
3 18 (36.00%) Java
4 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.00%) Python
6 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.00%) C
9 3 (6.00%) C++
9 3 (6.00%) XAML
10 2 (4.00%) Perl
10 2 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Kony
2 8 (16.00%) JBoss
2 8 (16.00%) IBM
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) Google
3 6 (12.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.00%) ATG
5 1 (2.00%) Facebook
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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