The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 67 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.33% - 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
581 433 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.03% 98.63% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 441 335 460
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 - 2 £40,000 -
Software Engineer
North West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Games
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) ServiceStack
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) HTML

Software Engineer 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 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) ServiceStack
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Silex
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
1 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
1 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Clojure
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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