Period
to 24 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 14 32
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 -21
Permanent jobs citing Degree 47 73 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 6.61% 11.23% 6.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.40% 43.71% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 46
Liverpool median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +29.87% -3.75%
10th Percentile £29,575 £31,000 £26,125
90th Percentile £58,950 £63,750 £72,500
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -35.00% +42.86% -12.50%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 178 167 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 25.04% 25.69% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 120 128 93
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £25,675 £26,250 £26,900
90th Percentile £58,450 £72,500 £64,250
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +23.38% -3.75%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Liverpool

Degree
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Liverpool.

Salary trend for Degree in Liverpool

Degree
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Liverpool over the 6 months to 24 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Degree.

1 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 24 (51.06%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 18 (38.30%) CISM
4 18 (38.30%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (36.17%) PRINCE2
6 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Excel
6 16 (34.04%) Line Management
7 15 (31.91%) NVQ Level 3
7 15 (31.91%) ISAE 3402
7 15 (31.91%) Progress
7 15 (31.91%) PMI
7 15 (31.91%) PMI Certification
7 15 (31.91%) CISA
7 15 (31.91%) Management Information System
7 15 (31.91%) Supplier Management
7 15 (31.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 11 (23.40%) .NET
9 9 (19.15%) C#
9 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
9 9 (19.15%) Web Services
9 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
9 9 (19.15%) MVC
9 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.89%) SQL
11 7 (14.89%) VMware
11 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (2.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.13%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LAN
1 2 (4.26%) Skype
1 2 (4.26%) VoIP
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Power BI
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) JIRA
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Turkish Language
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Coordinator
2 10 (21.28%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Senior C# Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Agile .NET Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Developer
4 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Agile Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Information Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (6.38%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Operations Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (19.15%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) .NET Core
4 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
4 5 (10.64%) RESTful
5 4 (8.51%) .NET Compact Framework
5 4 (8.51%) WCF
6 1 (2.13%) EDI
6 1 (2.13%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (31.91%) Management Information System
2 15 (31.91%) PMI
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (4.26%) CMDB
4 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.26%) FMCG
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.13%) SCADA
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (36.17%) PRINCE2
3 16 (34.04%) Line Management
4 15 (31.91%) Supplier Management
5 9 (19.15%) MVC
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL
7 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
8 5 (10.64%) Coaching
8 5 (10.64%) DevOps
8 5 (10.64%) Logistics
8 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.51%) Business Process Modelling
9 4 (8.51%) Data Privacy
9 4 (8.51%) Information Security
9 4 (8.51%) Migration
9 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.51%) Task-Oriented
10 3 (6.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) C#
2 7 (14.89%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) ABAP
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) CISM
2 15 (31.91%) CISA
2 15 (31.91%) NVQ Level 3
2 15 (31.91%) PMI Certification
3 5 (10.64%) Master's Degree
4 4 (8.51%) MCSE
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.38%) CCNA
5 3 (6.38%) CCNP
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.38%) CISMP
5 3 (6.38%) CISSP
5 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.13%) HNC
6 1 (2.13%) PMP
6 1 (2.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) ISAE 3402
2 6 (12.77%) COBIT
3 5 (10.64%) QA
4 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (6.38%) PMO
6 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) Progress
3 7 (14.89%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) Apple
5 4 (8.51%) Xamarin
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) SAP
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 2 (4.26%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
8 1 (2.13%) Siemens