Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 15
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 66 100 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 8.54% 9.29% 10.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.99% 27.93% 42.95%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 49
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -20.00%
10th Percentile £24,138 £19,750 £22,357
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £37,700 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.12% -11.29% -11.83%

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 161 358 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.83% 33.24% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 98 190 95
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,720 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,125 £57,875 £67,500
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £38,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.33% -4.06% -

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Degree.

1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (25.76%) Manufacturing
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
4 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.15%) C#
8 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
9 8 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (12.12%) Time Management
9 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
9 8 (12.12%) Oracle
9 8 (12.12%) Middleware
9 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
10 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
10 7 (10.61%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (10.61%) Strategic Thinking
10 7 (10.61%) Project Management
10 7 (10.61%) C++
10 7 (10.61%) Windows
10 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (10.61%) ERP
10 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.61%) VMware
10 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
10 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
11 6 (9.09%) Life Science
11 6 (9.09%) QA
11 6 (9.09%) Problem Management

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 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.55%) Maximo
2 3 (4.55%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.03%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) NAS
1 6 (9.09%) SAN
1 6 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.52%) BGP
2 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
2 1 (1.52%) Skype
2 1 (1.52%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) VPN
2 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (25.76%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.09%) Back Office
4 5 (7.58%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.55%) Games
5 3 (4.55%) Marketing
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Retail
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Developer
2 10 (15.15%) Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Architect
3 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 6 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) Middleware
2 6 (9.09%) .NET
2 6 (9.09%) jQuery
3 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.55%) HTML
4 3 (4.55%) Node.js
4 3 (4.55%) REST
4 3 (4.55%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 3 (4.55%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (3.03%) EDI
5 2 (3.03%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.52%) RESTful
6 1 (1.52%) Spring
6 1 (1.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.09%) Life Science
3 6 (9.09%) Virtual Team
4 5 (7.58%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.55%) FMCG
7 1 (1.52%) Fintech
7 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
1 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
3 8 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (12.12%) Time Management
4 7 (10.61%) ERP
4 7 (10.61%) Project Management
4 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
4 7 (10.61%) Strategic Thinking
5 6 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 6 (9.09%) ITIL
5 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (9.09%) SDLC
5 6 (9.09%) Server Patching
6 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.58%) Image Processing
6 5 (7.58%) OO
6 5 (7.58%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 10 (15.15%) C#
3 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) C++
5 6 (9.09%) C
6 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.52%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.52%) Groovy
7 1 (1.52%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) Scala
7 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.03%) APMP
3 2 (3.03%) CISA
3 2 (3.03%) CISM
3 2 (3.03%) CISSP
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) CCNA
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) HND
4 1 (1.52%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.52%) MBA
4 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
2 1 (1.52%) GDPR
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle
3 7 (10.61%) VMware
4 6 (9.09%) SAP
5 3 (4.55%) IBM
5 3 (4.55%) IFS
6 2 (3.03%) Capita
6 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) F5
7 1 (1.52%) Murex
7 1 (1.52%) Xamarin