Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 218 254 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 32.30% 33.51% 33.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.88% 36.03% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 187 229 250
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £52,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 663 705 730
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.22% 93.01% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 551 540 588
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +1.32%

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 90 (41.28%) JavaScript
2 88 (40.37%) SQL
3 70 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (31.19%) C#
5 67 (30.73%) .NET
6 60 (27.52%) SQL Server
6 60 (27.52%) MVC
7 55 (25.23%) HTML
8 50 (22.94%) AngularJS
9 47 (21.56%) CSS
10 46 (21.10%) PHP
11 42 (19.27%) Java
12 40 (18.35%) Front End Development
13 39 (17.89%) ASP.NET
14 37 (16.97%) Microsoft
15 32 (14.68%) Capita
16 28 (12.84%) jQuery
17 27 (12.39%) Web Development
17 27 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (11.93%) Linux
18 26 (11.93%) MySQL
18 26 (11.93%) React
19 23 (10.55%) Advertising
19 23 (10.55%) Git (software)
20 22 (10.09%) Retail
20 22 (10.09%) Scrum
20 22 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
20 22 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
20 22 (10.09%) REST
21 21 (9.63%) Unit Testing

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 19 (8.72%) CMS
2 11 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (3.67%) Apache
4 8 (3.67%) Drupal
5 7 (3.21%) WordPress
6 6 (2.75%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.38%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.92%) Kentico
9 2 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.46%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Magento
2 6 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.92%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.42%) npm
2 12 (5.50%) SaaS
3 10 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.29%) Office 365
5 4 (1.83%) GitHub
5 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.92%) Serverless
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) FTP
1 1 (0.46%) HTTP
1 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.52%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (11.93%) MySQL
4 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.13%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.67%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.21%) DB2
7 7 (3.21%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.29%) Big Data
8 5 (2.29%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 23 (10.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.80%) Grunt
2 17 (7.80%) gulp
3 14 (6.42%) webpack
4 9 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.13%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.83%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.83%) Subversion
6 2 (0.92%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (10.55%) Advertising
2 22 (10.09%) Retail
3 14 (6.42%) Law
4 7 (3.21%) Legal
5 6 (2.75%) Finance
6 4 (1.83%) Games
7 3 (1.38%) Banking
7 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.92%) Front Office
8 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (30.73%) .NET
2 55 (25.23%) HTML
3 50 (22.94%) AngularJS
4 47 (21.56%) CSS
5 39 (17.89%) ASP.NET
6 28 (12.84%) jQuery
7 26 (11.93%) React
8 22 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (10.09%) REST
9 20 (9.17%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 18 (8.26%) RESTful
11 16 (7.34%) Spring
12 15 (6.88%) HTML5
13 14 (6.42%) .NET Framework
13 14 (6.42%) Sass
14 12 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (5.50%) Web Services
15 11 (5.05%) Node.js
15 11 (5.05%) Symfony
16 10 (4.59%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.72%) Mobile App
1 19 (8.72%) User Experience
2 12 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.67%) Xbox
5 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.38%) Social Media
7 2 (0.92%) Fintech
7 2 (0.92%) Life Science
8 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.46%) Online Games
8 1 (0.46%) Replication
8 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.93%) Linux
2 7 (3.21%) Unix
3 3 (1.38%) Windows
4 2 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (27.52%) MVC
3 40 (18.35%) Front End Development
4 27 (12.39%) Web Development
5 22 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (10.09%) Scrum
6 21 (9.63%) Unit Testing
7 20 (9.17%) Mentoring
8 18 (8.26%) Coaching
8 18 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (7.80%) CRM
10 16 (7.34%) Logistics
11 14 (6.42%) TDD
12 13 (5.96%) ETL
13 11 (5.05%) BDD
14 10 (4.59%) B2B
14 10 (4.59%) Content Management
14 10 (4.59%) Data Modelling
14 10 (4.59%) OOP
14 10 (4.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 90 (41.28%) JavaScript
2 88 (40.37%) SQL
3 68 (31.19%) C#
4 46 (21.10%) PHP
5 42 (19.27%) Java
6 9 (4.13%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.67%) C++
7 8 (3.67%) VB
8 7 (3.21%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.75%) C
9 6 (2.75%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.29%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.83%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (1.83%) Perl
11 4 (1.83%) Python
12 3 (1.38%) Ruby
13 2 (0.92%) Erlang
13 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.29%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.83%) Degree
4 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.92%) MCP
4 2 (0.92%) MCSA
5 1 (0.46%) MCAD
5 1 (0.46%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.59%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) Ansible
1 2 (0.92%) Kibana
1 2 (0.92%) logstash
1 2 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.46%) Rancher
Vendors
1 37 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.68%) Capita
3 19 (8.72%) Oracle
4 13 (5.96%) Xamarin
5 12 (5.50%) Teradata
6 10 (4.59%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.75%) Google
7 6 (2.75%) Twitter
7 6 (2.75%) Zend
8 5 (2.29%) Tableau
9 4 (1.83%) Informatica
9 4 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.83%) SAP
10 2 (0.92%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.46%) Automation Anywhere
11 1 (0.46%) Blue Prism
11 1 (0.46%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.46%) IBM
11 1 (0.46%) Siebel