Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 69 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.57% 1.76% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.97% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 33
Liverpool median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18% +25.71%
10th Percentile £32,250 £30,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £53,850 £87,500 £92,500
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.13% -29.55% +22.22%

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 651 760 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 93.00% 89.31% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 547 559 516
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (27.27%) API Development
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) CSS3
6 3 (27.27%) Laravel
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
6 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Banking

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 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Developer
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
2 3 (27.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CakePHP
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) Laravel
3 3 (27.27%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Kafka
4 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) API Development
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (18.18%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) ES6
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCAD
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Kibana
1 2 (18.18%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft