Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 29 70
Rank change year-on-year -20 +41 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.48% 6.73% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 7.29% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 29
Liverpool median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +29.87% -54.71%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £59,375 £66,525 £43,750
Merseyside median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +29.87% -47.97%

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 549 686 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.89% 92.33% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 414 494 592
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,349 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% - -

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Xamarin
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) SOLID
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Symfony
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (13.33%) Lua
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 2 (13.33%) LAMP
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Core

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 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.67%) GoCD
3 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) ERP Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Python Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Core
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) LAMP
3 2 (13.33%) Symfony
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Laravel
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) STL
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
1 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) SOLID
3 2 (13.33%) Microservices
3 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Lua
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) Go
6 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) LXC
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat