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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
North West / Merseyside
Rank 70 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.16% 0.57% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.59% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Median salary £22,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.55% -9.41%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
579 508 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.92% 96.95% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 472 396 374
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,658 £63,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -5 1 £22,500 -54.31% 3
Software Engineer
North West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
4 1 (16.67%) WinSCP
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management

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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) RubyMine
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (16.67%) WATIR
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Cybercrime
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
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