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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 42
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.82% 4.93% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.30% 5.90% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 7
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,875 £36,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £42,500 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 349 339 343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 92.33% 83.50% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 891 959 946
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £60,000 £68,333
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 20 (62.50%) HTML
2 20 (62.50%) CSS
3 19 (59.38%) MVC
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (59.38%) TDD
3 19 (59.38%) HTML5
4 18 (56.25%) Finance
4 18 (56.25%) SOAP
5 16 (50.00%) MySQL
5 16 (50.00%) PHP
5 16 (50.00%) Banking
5 16 (50.00%) REST
5 16 (50.00%) CSS3
6 14 (43.75%) Laravel
6 14 (43.75%) Functional Testing
6 14 (43.75%) WebDriver
6 14 (43.75%) Selenium IDE
6 14 (43.75%) API Development
6 14 (43.75%) Selenium
6 14 (43.75%) Zend
6 14 (43.75%) CakePHP
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
8 8 (25.00%) .NET
9 7 (21.88%) C++
10 6 (18.75%) C#
11 5 (15.63%) SQL
11 5 (15.63%) OO
11 5 (15.63%) jQuery
12 4 (12.50%) BDD

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 2 (6.25%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Selenium
1 14 (43.75%) Selenium IDE
1 14 (43.75%) WebDriver
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.25%) RSpec
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 16 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) MySQL Developer
2 14 (43.75%) PHP Developer
2 14 (43.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Lead Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Lead PHP Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Application Development Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Development Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
7 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) CSS
1 20 (62.50%) HTML
2 19 (59.38%) HTML5
3 18 (56.25%) SOAP
4 16 (50.00%) CSS3
4 16 (50.00%) REST
5 14 (43.75%) CakePHP
5 14 (43.75%) Laravel
6 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (15.63%) jQuery
8 2 (6.25%) Ajax
8 2 (6.25%) Phusion Passenger
8 2 (6.25%) RESTful
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (6.25%) Web Services
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.13%) OpenGL
9 1 (3.13%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.38%) Life Science
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (59.38%) MVC
1 19 (59.38%) TDD
2 14 (43.75%) API Development
2 14 (43.75%) Functional Testing
3 5 (15.63%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) BDD
4 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.50%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) Image Processing
5 3 (9.38%) OOP
5 3 (9.38%) Validation
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 16 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (21.88%) C++
4 6 (18.75%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 4 (12.50%) C
7 2 (6.25%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (6.25%) Smalltalk
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Zend
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
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