Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 138 245 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 22.85% 32.97% 29.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.15% 35.46% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 125 200 248
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,625 £47,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +2.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 596 691 954
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.68% 93.00% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 455 512 668
Liverpool median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,950 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,375 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Liverpool

Developer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Developer in Liverpool

Developer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Liverpool

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 68 (49.28%) SQL
2 65 (47.10%) .NET
3 58 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (40.58%) C#
5 54 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 49 (35.51%) SQL Server
6 49 (35.51%) Microsoft
7 36 (26.09%) HTML
8 34 (24.64%) CSS
9 33 (23.91%) MVC
10 28 (20.29%) .NET Framework
11 27 (19.57%) Oracle
12 25 (18.12%) Scrum
12 25 (18.12%) RESTful
13 23 (16.67%) TDD
14 21 (15.22%) Visual Studio
14 21 (15.22%) jQuery
14 21 (15.22%) AngularJS
15 20 (14.49%) ASP.NET
15 20 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (13.77%) SOAP
17 18 (13.04%) T-SQL
18 17 (12.32%) PHP
18 17 (12.32%) CRM
18 17 (12.32%) Finance
18 17 (12.32%) Web Development
19 16 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 16 (11.59%) WCF
19 16 (11.59%) Java
20 15 (10.87%) Web Services

Developer Skill Set
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 6 (4.35%) CMS
1 6 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 5 (3.62%) EPiServer
3 4 (2.90%) Kentico
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.17%) IIS
5 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.45%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.90%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (2.90%) Serverless
3 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.72%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.72%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.72%) npm
5 1 (0.72%) NuGet
5 1 (0.72%) Office 365
5 1 (0.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.72%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.45%) DHCP
2 2 (1.45%) DNS
2 2 (1.45%) LAN
2 2 (1.45%) WAN
2 2 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.72%) FTP
3 1 (0.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (10.14%) MySQL
5 12 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (6.52%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.35%) OLAP
9 5 (3.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.90%) DB2
10 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.90%) Power BI
10 4 (2.90%) QlikView
10 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (10.14%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (3.62%) Mockito
6 4 (2.90%) Subversion
7 3 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.17%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.45%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.45%) gulp
8 2 (1.45%) Hudson
8 2 (1.45%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.45%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.72%) JIRA
9 1 (0.72%) Moq
9 1 (0.72%) NUnit
9 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 14 (10.14%) Law
3 7 (5.07%) Advertising
4 6 (4.35%) Retail
5 4 (2.90%) Front Office
6 2 (1.45%) Automotive
6 2 (1.45%) Legal
6 2 (1.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (47.10%) .NET
2 36 (26.09%) HTML
3 34 (24.64%) CSS
4 28 (20.29%) .NET Framework
5 25 (18.12%) RESTful
6 21 (15.22%) AngularJS
6 21 (15.22%) jQuery
7 20 (14.49%) ASP.NET
8 19 (13.77%) SOAP
9 16 (11.59%) WCF
10 15 (10.87%) Web Services
11 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (8.70%) Laravel
12 12 (8.70%) React
13 11 (7.97%) HTML5
14 9 (6.52%) Entity Framework
14 9 (6.52%) Spring
15 8 (5.80%) REST
16 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (7.97%) PMI
3 5 (3.62%) iPad
4 4 (2.90%) Fintech
4 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.45%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) EPoS
7 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.87%) Windows
2 13 (9.42%) Linux
3 2 (1.45%) Android
3 2 (1.45%) Unix
3 2 (1.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.91%) MVC
3 25 (18.12%) Scrum
4 23 (16.67%) TDD
5 20 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (12.32%) CRM
6 17 (12.32%) Web Development
7 15 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.14%) BDD
9 13 (9.42%) Unit Testing
10 12 (8.70%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (7.97%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.52%) ETL
13 8 (5.80%) Front End Development
14 7 (5.07%) Microservices
14 7 (5.07%) Pair Programming
14 7 (5.07%) Workflow
15 6 (4.35%) Asset Management
15 6 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (49.28%) SQL
2 56 (40.58%) C#
3 54 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 17 (12.32%) PHP
6 16 (11.59%) Java
7 12 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.62%) Groovy
8 5 (3.62%) Java 8
8 5 (3.62%) VBA
9 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.90%) Python
9 4 (2.90%) VB
10 3 (2.17%) Erlang
11 2 (1.45%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.45%) Elixir
11 2 (1.45%) Go
11 2 (1.45%) Lua
11 2 (1.45%) Scala
11 2 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.97%) PMI Certification
2 6 (4.35%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) Siebel Certification
3 4 (2.90%) MCP
3 4 (2.90%) MCSA
3 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (3.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.45%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.45%) Rancher
Vendors
1 49 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 27 (19.57%) Oracle
3 7 (5.07%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.35%) Siebel
5 4 (2.90%) Teradata
5 4 (2.90%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.17%) Cognos
7 2 (1.45%) Adobe
7 2 (1.45%) IBM
7 2 (1.45%) LexisNexis
7 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.45%) Tableau
8 1 (0.72%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.72%) Informatica
8 1 (0.72%) Nintex
8 1 (0.72%) Zend