The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 64 75 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 35.75% 32.75% 62.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.57% 35.05% 63.51%
Number of salaries quoted 61 62 134
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,825 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
175 214 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 97.77% 93.45% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 167 179 207
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Developer
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Stockport region.

Developer Salary Trend in Stockport

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stockport

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 77 (65.81%) .NET
2 76 (64.96%) C#
3 73 (62.39%) HTML
4 70 (59.83%) JavaScript
5 65 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 63 (53.85%) CSS
7 54 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (43.59%) SQL
9 48 (41.03%) SQL Server
10 45 (38.46%) MVC
11 39 (33.33%) jQuery
12 35 (29.91%) XML
13 34 (29.06%) Web Services
13 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
14 33 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (25.64%) OO
15 30 (25.64%) Umbraco
16 29 (24.79%) TDD
17 28 (23.93%) Scrum
17 28 (23.93%) Microsoft
17 28 (23.93%) IIS
18 27 (23.08%) OOP
19 21 (17.95%) Windows
19 21 (17.95%) VB.NET
19 21 (17.95%) Java
20 20 (17.09%) VB
20 20 (17.09%) XHTML
21 16 (13.68%) WCF
21 16 (13.68%) .NET Framework
21 16 (13.68%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (25.64%) Umbraco
2 28 (23.93%) IIS
3 14 (11.97%) CMS
4 12 (10.26%) WebSphere
4 12 (10.26%) WebLogic
4 12 (10.26%) GlassFish
5 4 (3.42%) Sitefinity
5 4 (3.42%) WordPress
5 4 (3.42%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.71%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.71%) Drupal
8 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.42%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) Intranet
2 3 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.40%) MySQL
3 8 (6.84%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.85%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.85%) SQLite
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.97%) Ant
2 14 (11.97%) JUnit
2 14 (11.97%) Eclipse
3 12 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.56%) Moq
5 3 (2.56%) NUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.85%) WiX
6 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.85%) Xcode
6 1 (0.85%) FxCop
6 1 (0.85%) StyleCop
General
1 11 (9.40%) Back Office
2 9 (7.69%) Retail
3 5 (4.27%) Finance
4 4 (3.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (65.81%) .NET
2 73 (62.39%) HTML
3 65 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 63 (53.85%) CSS
5 39 (33.33%) jQuery
6 35 (29.91%) XML
7 34 (29.06%) Web Services
8 33 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (17.09%) XHTML
10 16 (13.68%) SOAP
10 16 (13.68%) HTML5
10 16 (13.68%) Ajax
10 16 (13.68%) .NET Framework
10 16 (13.68%) WCF
11 15 (12.82%) Entity Framework
11 15 (12.82%) JMS
12 14 (11.97%) J2EE
13 13 (11.11%) JDBC
13 13 (11.11%) LINQ
13 13 (11.11%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) User Experience
2 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.71%) Physics
4 2 (1.71%) Social Media
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) FMCG
5 1 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.95%) Windows
2 14 (11.97%) Linux
3 12 (10.26%) Android
3 12 (10.26%) UNIX
4 6 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (38.46%) MVC
3 30 (25.64%) OO
4 29 (24.79%) TDD
5 28 (23.93%) Scrum
6 27 (23.08%) OOP
7 13 (11.11%) People Management
8 11 (9.40%) Mentoring
8 11 (9.40%) Web Development
8 11 (9.40%) Unit Testing
8 11 (9.40%) Open Source
9 10 (8.55%) Pair Programming
9 10 (8.55%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.55%) Coaching
9 10 (8.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (5.98%) Process Management
11 6 (5.13%) ERP
11 6 (5.13%) CRM
11 6 (5.13%) Content Management
11 6 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (64.96%) C#
2 70 (59.83%) JavaScript
3 51 (43.59%) SQL
4 21 (17.95%) Java
4 21 (17.95%) VB.NET
5 20 (17.09%) VB
6 14 (11.97%) C++
6 14 (11.97%) Ruby
7 2 (1.71%) Delphi
7 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) MCP
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (23.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.11%) Oracle
3 10 (8.55%) Sitecore
4 6 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.71%) Google
5 2 (1.71%) Facebook
5 2 (1.71%) Twitter
6 1 (0.85%) Wonderware
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
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