Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 42 50
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.58% 4.68% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 5.06% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 49
Liverpool median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -29.17%
10th Percentile £35,675 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,875 £68,625 £92,500
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -20.93%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 627 711 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 89.83% 92.34% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 496 509 539
Liverpool median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £67,500 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,776 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% - -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Liverpool over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
5 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) SOLID
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) Jest

Software Engineering
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 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
4 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Python Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Core
5 2 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (18.18%) Jest
5 2 (18.18%) Kafka
5 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (18.18%) React
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (9.09%) Universal Windows Platform
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) SOLID
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) ES6
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCAD
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Kibana
1 2 (18.18%) logstash
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft