Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 240 307 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 31.05% 28.51% 28.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.97% 30.49% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 196 258 180
Liverpool median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 728 1007 649
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.18% 93.50% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 554 700 511
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,125 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 116 (48.33%) JavaScript
2 102 (42.50%) PHP
3 86 (35.83%) MVC
4 85 (35.42%) HTML
5 84 (35.00%) CSS
6 78 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (27.08%) MySQL
8 63 (26.25%) Laravel
9 57 (23.75%) Finance
10 56 (23.33%) SQL
10 56 (23.33%) REST
11 55 (22.92%) TDD
12 54 (22.50%) Git (software)
13 51 (21.25%) C#
13 51 (21.25%) SQL Server
13 51 (21.25%) AngularJS
13 51 (21.25%) HTML5
14 48 (20.00%) jQuery
15 47 (19.58%) Zend
15 47 (19.58%) Node.js
16 43 (17.92%) CSS3
16 43 (17.92%) .NET
17 41 (17.08%) Business Intelligence
18 39 (16.25%) Software Engineering
19 38 (15.83%) SOAP
20 36 (15.00%) ASP.NET
21 35 (14.58%) CakePHP
21 35 (14.58%) Selenium
21 35 (14.58%) API Development
22 34 (14.17%) Retail

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 24 (10.00%) CMS
2 15 (6.25%) Drupal
3 10 (4.17%) WordPress
4 7 (2.92%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.50%) EPiServer
5 6 (2.50%) nginx
5 6 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.83%) Apache
7 2 (0.83%) Content Management Server
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (7.08%) Magento
2 5 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.83%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.83%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.83%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 12 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
2 12 (5.00%) npm
2 12 (5.00%) Serverless
3 6 (2.50%) GitHub
4 3 (1.25%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.67%) Internet
2 14 (5.83%) FTP
2 14 (5.83%) HTTP
3 3 (1.25%) SMS
4 1 (0.42%) Intranet
4 1 (0.42%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (27.08%) MySQL
2 51 (21.25%) SQL Server
3 26 (10.83%) NoSQL
3 26 (10.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 16 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (5.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 14 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (5.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.67%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.25%) Power BI
12 3 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 54 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.58%) Selenium
3 33 (13.75%) Selenium IDE
3 33 (13.75%) WebDriver
4 17 (7.08%) Grunt
5 16 (6.67%) gulp
6 14 (5.83%) PHPUnit
7 10 (4.17%) webpack
8 8 (3.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.67%) Subversion
10 3 (1.25%) Bower
11 2 (0.83%) Bazaar
11 2 (0.83%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.83%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.83%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.83%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.83%) Xcode
12 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (23.75%) Finance
2 34 (14.17%) Retail
3 33 (13.75%) Banking
4 12 (5.00%) Marketing
5 11 (4.58%) Games
6 9 (3.75%) Advertising
7 7 (2.92%) Legal
8 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.83%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (35.42%) HTML
2 84 (35.00%) CSS
3 63 (26.25%) Laravel
4 56 (23.33%) REST
5 51 (21.25%) AngularJS
5 51 (21.25%) HTML5
6 48 (20.00%) jQuery
7 47 (19.58%) Node.js
8 43 (17.92%) .NET
8 43 (17.92%) CSS3
9 38 (15.83%) SOAP
10 36 (15.00%) ASP.NET
11 35 (14.58%) CakePHP
12 31 (12.92%) Web Services
13 28 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (10.00%) Symfony
15 22 (9.17%) XML
16 17 (7.08%) Vue (Vue.js)
17 16 (6.67%) React
17 16 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.08%) Blog
2 13 (5.42%) Digital Media
2 13 (5.42%) User Experience
3 10 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.75%) Online Games
5 6 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.67%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.25%) Life Science
8 3 (1.25%) NHS
8 3 (1.25%) Social Media
8 3 (1.25%) W3C
9 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.83%) Fintech
10 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.42%) Animation
10 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (1.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.83%) Windows
4 1 (0.42%) Android
4 1 (0.42%) Debian
4 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (35.83%) MVC
2 78 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (22.92%) TDD
4 41 (17.08%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (16.25%) Software Engineering
6 35 (14.58%) API Development
7 33 (13.75%) Functional Testing
8 24 (10.00%) Front End Development
9 21 (8.75%) OO
9 21 (8.75%) Web Development
10 17 (7.08%) BDD
10 17 (7.08%) Workflow
11 14 (5.83%) EAI
11 14 (5.83%) Web Application Development
12 13 (5.42%) Data Protection
12 13 (5.42%) OO PHP
12 13 (5.42%) OOD
12 13 (5.42%) Test Automation
13 12 (5.00%) Microservices
14 8 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 116 (48.33%) JavaScript
2 102 (42.50%) PHP
3 56 (23.33%) SQL
4 51 (21.25%) C#
5 19 (7.92%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.25%) Java
7 14 (5.83%) Ruby
7 14 (5.83%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
8 5 (2.08%) VB
9 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.67%) C++
9 4 (1.67%) PHP 5
9 4 (1.67%) VBA
10 3 (1.25%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.25%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.83%) C
11 2 (0.83%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.83%) Perl
11 2 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (7.92%) Degree
2 14 (5.83%) Siebel Certification
3 4 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MCSA
5 1 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.25%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) PMO
3 1 (0.42%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (8.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Ansible
1 1 (0.42%) Plesk
Vendors
1 47 (19.58%) Zend
2 22 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.33%) Oracle
4 14 (5.83%) Siebel
5 11 (4.58%) Capita
6 8 (3.33%) Cognos
7 6 (2.50%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.83%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.42%) Google
10 1 (0.42%) Murex
10 1 (0.42%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.42%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.42%) RedGate
10 1 (0.42%) Twitter