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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 42 47 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.51% 2.30% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.62% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 17
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  

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 356 343 369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 89.22% 87.50% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 265 272 285
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Advertising
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) Puppet
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) CSS

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 (13.33%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (13.33%) RSpec
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (33.33%) Advertising
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Application Development Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Development Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) Phusion Passenger
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) OpenGL
4 1 (6.67%) OpenVZ
4 1 (6.67%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) BDD
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) C++
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Smalltalk
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (6.67%) Go
4 1 (6.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) Mesos
2 1 (6.67%) Rancher
2 1 (6.67%) rkt
2 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) WSO2
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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