The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Software Developer
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 37 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.81% 2.67% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.74% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +35.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 358 329 403
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 92.75% 97.63% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 266 269 292
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Liverpool

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Liverpool

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Liverpool over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) Ajax
5 7 (41.18%) Logistics
5 7 (41.18%) LINQ
5 7 (41.18%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) VB
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
7 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
7 4 (23.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) OO
8 3 (17.65%) OOXML
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) Billing
9 2 (11.76%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework

Software 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 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
1 4 (23.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (11.76%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) Ajax
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) LINQ
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 3 (17.65%) OOXML
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Logistics
2 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) VB
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago