The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 63 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.73% 4.48% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 4.60% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 16
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £38,750 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Software Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 478 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.07% 97.35% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 439 340 411
Median salary £37,250 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Merseyside region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Software Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -21 7 £28,750 -23.33% 3
St Helens - 2 £33,750 - 2
Southport -3 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Software Developer
North West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) Oracle
6 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (33.33%) Kanban
7 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 8 (33.33%) MySQL
7 8 (33.33%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (29.17%) MVC
8 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (29.17%) Node.js
8 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
8 7 (29.17%) DevOps
9 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
10 5 (20.83%) HTML
10 5 (20.83%) C
10 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (16.67%) Embedded C

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
2 7 (29.17%) Node.js
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (8.33%) Ember.js
6 2 (8.33%) Handlebars
6 2 (8.33%) LINQ
6 2 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
7 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.17%) REST
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (33.33%) Kanban
2 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.33%) Functional Programming
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
9 1 (4.17%) Content Management
9 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning
9 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.17%) UML
9 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) C
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.17%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago