Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 145 223 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 25.44% 30.34% 27.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.03% 32.04% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 134 187 243
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £48,750
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 557 696 968
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.72% 94.69% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 438 548 665
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,261 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 82 (56.55%) .NET
2 69 (47.59%) SQL
3 68 (46.90%) C#
4 60 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (37.93%) JavaScript
6 53 (36.55%) Microsoft
7 49 (33.79%) SQL Server
8 45 (31.03%) .NET Framework
9 38 (26.21%) MVC
10 37 (25.52%) HTML
11 35 (24.14%) CSS
12 29 (20.00%) TDD
13 28 (19.31%) RESTful
14 25 (17.24%) T-SQL
15 23 (15.86%) SOAP
15 23 (15.86%) Visual Studio
15 23 (15.86%) ASP.NET
15 23 (15.86%) Scrum
15 23 (15.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (15.86%) jQuery
16 22 (15.17%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (14.48%) AngularJS
17 21 (14.48%) CRM
17 21 (14.48%) Web Services
17 21 (14.48%) WCF
18 20 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (13.79%) Windows
19 19 (13.10%) Oracle
19 19 (13.10%) BDD
20 18 (12.41%) Web Development

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 8 (5.52%) CMS
1 8 (5.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (4.83%) EPiServer
3 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.14%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.76%) Kentico
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.07%) IIS
6 2 (1.38%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.69%) nginx
7 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.07%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.90%) Serverless
3 8 (5.52%) Azure Functions
4 6 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.07%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.07%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (2.07%) GitHub
6 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.38%) npm
7 1 (0.69%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.69%) NuGet
7 1 (0.69%) Office 365
7 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.38%) DHCP
2 2 (1.38%) DNS
2 2 (1.38%) LAN
2 2 (1.38%) WAN
2 2 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (33.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.52%) MySQL
6 6 (4.14%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (4.14%) OLAP
6 6 (4.14%) Power BI
7 5 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (2.76%) QlikView
8 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.07%) Blockchain
9 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.07%) SSDT
10 2 (1.38%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 23 (15.86%) Visual Studio
2 20 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (11.03%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (3.45%) Mockito
5 5 (3.45%) Subversion
6 4 (2.76%) gulp
7 3 (2.07%) Grunt
7 3 (2.07%) PHPUnit
7 3 (2.07%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.07%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.38%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.38%) Hudson
8 2 (1.38%) JIRA
8 2 (1.38%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.38%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.69%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 18 (12.41%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Advertising
3 5 (3.45%) Law
3 5 (3.45%) Marketing
4 4 (2.76%) Front Office
4 4 (2.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (56.55%) .NET
2 45 (31.03%) .NET Framework
3 37 (25.52%) HTML
4 35 (24.14%) CSS
5 28 (19.31%) RESTful
6 23 (15.86%) ASP.NET
6 23 (15.86%) jQuery
6 23 (15.86%) SOAP
7 21 (14.48%) AngularJS
7 21 (14.48%) WCF
7 21 (14.48%) Web Services
8 17 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (10.34%) React
9 15 (10.34%) REST
10 14 (9.66%) HTML5
11 11 (7.59%) .NET Core
11 11 (7.59%) Laravel
12 9 (6.21%) Ember.js
12 9 (6.21%) Entity Framework
13 8 (5.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) PMI
2 10 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.45%) iPad
4 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.76%) User Experience
5 3 (2.07%) Fintech
6 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.69%) EPoS
6 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.69%) Online Games
6 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.79%) Windows
2 7 (4.83%) Linux
3 3 (2.07%) Android
4 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.69%) Debian
5 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.21%) MVC
3 29 (20.00%) TDD
4 23 (15.86%) Scrum
5 22 (15.17%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (14.48%) CRM
7 19 (13.10%) BDD
8 18 (12.41%) Web Development
9 17 (11.72%) Acceptance Criteria
9 17 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.97%) Unit Testing
11 11 (7.59%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.59%) Front End Development
12 10 (6.90%) Microservices
13 9 (6.21%) DevOps
13 9 (6.21%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (4.83%) ETL
14 7 (4.83%) Pair Programming
15 6 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (4.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 69 (47.59%) SQL
2 68 (46.90%) C#
3 55 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.24%) T-SQL
5 14 (9.66%) PHP
6 9 (6.21%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.83%) Java
8 5 (3.45%) Groovy
8 5 (3.45%) Java 8
8 5 (3.45%) Python
8 5 (3.45%) VBA
9 4 (2.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.76%) VB
10 3 (2.07%) Lua
11 1 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.69%) Elixir
11 1 (0.69%) Erlang
11 1 (0.69%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (11.03%) PMI Certification
2 8 (5.52%) Degree
3 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.76%) Siebel Certification
4 2 (1.38%) MCP
4 2 (1.38%) MCSA
4 2 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (36.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.10%) Oracle
3 9 (6.21%) Sitecore
4 8 (5.52%) IBM
5 5 (3.45%) Cognos
5 5 (3.45%) Tableau
6 4 (2.76%) Siebel
7 3 (2.07%) Adobe
7 3 (2.07%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.69%) Informatica
8 1 (0.69%) Nintex
8 1 (0.69%) Teradata
8 1 (0.69%) Zend