Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 223 273 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 31.23% 27.74% 29.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.37% 30.07% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 185 237 227
Liverpool median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,400 £24,700
90th Percentile £53,550 £50,000 £52,750
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%

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 689 908 731
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 92.28% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 556 653 576
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,700 £26,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 106 (47.53%) JavaScript
2 80 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (34.08%) PHP
4 74 (33.18%) HTML
5 69 (30.94%) CSS
6 58 (26.01%) AngularJS
7 55 (24.66%) MVC
8 54 (24.22%) SQL
9 52 (23.32%) Front End Development
10 50 (22.42%) REST
11 43 (19.28%) C#
12 42 (18.83%) MySQL
13 40 (17.94%) Git (software)
14 38 (17.04%) .NET
14 38 (17.04%) HTML5
15 37 (16.59%) SQL Server
15 37 (16.59%) Capita
16 36 (16.14%) jQuery
17 35 (15.70%) Java
17 35 (15.70%) Vue (Vue.js)
18 30 (13.45%) ASP.NET
18 30 (13.45%) Web Development
18 30 (13.45%) gulp
18 30 (13.45%) Grunt
18 30 (13.45%) User Experience
19 28 (12.56%) React
19 28 (12.56%) CMS
20 27 (12.11%) Node.js
20 27 (12.11%) Laravel
21 26 (11.66%) webpack

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 28 (12.56%) CMS
2 14 (6.28%) Drupal
2 14 (6.28%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (6.28%) WordPress
3 9 (4.04%) Apache
4 7 (3.14%) EPiServer
4 7 (3.14%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.69%) nginx
5 6 (2.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.90%) Content Management Server
6 2 (0.90%) Kentico
6 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.45%) IIS
7 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (6.28%) Magento
2 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.90%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.90%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.90%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.21%) npm
2 12 (5.38%) SaaS
3 9 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.35%) MailChimp
4 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.90%) GitHub
5 2 (0.90%) Office 365
5 2 (0.90%) Serverless
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.90%) Internet
1 2 (0.90%) Intranet
1 2 (0.90%) SMS
2 1 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.83%) MySQL
2 37 (16.59%) SQL Server
3 24 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.69%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.79%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.79%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.79%) SQLite
11 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.35%) Power BI
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.35%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 40 (17.94%) Git (software)
2 30 (13.45%) Grunt
2 30 (13.45%) gulp
3 26 (11.66%) webpack
4 13 (5.83%) Selenium
4 13 (5.83%) Selenium IDE
4 13 (5.83%) WebDriver
5 6 (2.69%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.24%) Subversion
6 5 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.35%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.35%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.90%) Bazaar
8 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.90%) PhantomJS
8 2 (0.90%) Xcode
9 1 (0.45%) Maven
9 1 (0.45%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (11.66%) Advertising
2 20 (8.97%) Retail
3 19 (8.52%) Finance
4 13 (5.83%) Banking
5 12 (5.38%) Games
6 7 (3.14%) Legal
6 7 (3.14%) Marketing
7 4 (1.79%) Law
7 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.90%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Front Office
9 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (33.18%) HTML
2 69 (30.94%) CSS
3 58 (26.01%) AngularJS
4 50 (22.42%) REST
5 38 (17.04%) .NET
5 38 (17.04%) HTML5
6 36 (16.14%) jQuery
7 35 (15.70%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 30 (13.45%) ASP.NET
9 28 (12.56%) React
10 27 (12.11%) Laravel
10 27 (12.11%) Node.js
11 23 (10.31%) CSS3
12 21 (9.42%) Sass
13 16 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (7.17%) CakePHP
13 16 (7.17%) SOAP
13 16 (7.17%) Symfony
14 15 (6.73%) Web Services
15 11 (4.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.45%) User Experience
2 24 (10.76%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.04%) Online Games
5 8 (3.59%) Xbox
6 7 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.69%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.69%) Social Media
8 3 (1.35%) Blog
8 3 (1.35%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.35%) Life Science
9 2 (0.90%) Fintech
9 2 (0.90%) NHS
10 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.45%) Animation
10 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.45%) Replication
10 1 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.76%) Linux
2 5 (2.24%) Windows
3 3 (1.35%) Android
3 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.35%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (24.66%) MVC
3 52 (23.32%) Front End Development
4 30 (13.45%) Web Development
5 26 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (9.87%) TDD
6 22 (9.87%) Unit Testing
7 16 (7.17%) API Development
7 16 (7.17%) Mentoring
7 16 (7.17%) Software Engineering
8 13 (5.83%) Coaching
8 13 (5.83%) Functional Testing
8 13 (5.83%) Test Automation
9 12 (5.38%) B2B
10 11 (4.93%) BDD
10 11 (4.93%) Content Management
10 11 (4.93%) OOP
10 11 (4.93%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (4.48%) ETL
11 10 (4.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 106 (47.53%) JavaScript
2 76 (34.08%) PHP
3 54 (24.22%) SQL
4 43 (19.28%) C#
5 35 (15.70%) Java
6 14 (6.28%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.04%) C++
8 6 (2.69%) Perl
9 5 (2.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (2.24%) VBA
10 4 (1.79%) Apex Code
10 4 (1.79%) Python
11 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.35%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.90%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.90%) Ruby
12 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.48%) Degree
3 3 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.45%) MCAD
4 1 (0.45%) MCSA
4 1 (0.45%) MCSE
4 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.83%) QA
2 8 (3.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (4.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 37 (16.59%) Capita
2 22 (9.87%) Zend
3 19 (8.52%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.28%) Sitecore
5 11 (4.93%) Xamarin
6 7 (3.14%) Google
6 7 (3.14%) Oracle
6 7 (3.14%) Twitter
7 6 (2.69%) Teradata
8 4 (1.79%) Cognos
8 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.35%) SAP
9 3 (1.35%) Tableau
10 2 (0.90%) Informatica
11 1 (0.45%) Murex
11 1 (0.45%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.45%) RedGate