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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 33 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.51% 3.09% 9.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 3.25% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 15
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £54,600 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
195 154 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 97.99% 95.06% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 192 146 149
Average salary £36,000 £41,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.77% +22.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago