The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 31 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.88% 6.28% 12.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 6.63% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 22
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Software 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
155 181 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 96.88% 94.76% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 151 166 176
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Stockport

Software Developer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago