The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 31 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 13 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 6.50% 12.70% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 12.90% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 8
Average salary £51,000 £34,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +7.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,900 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 186 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 95.00% 98.41% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 172 178 217
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Manchester

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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Stockport

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) C#
3 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 26 (81.25%) WCF
4 24 (75.00%) LINQ
4 24 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (71.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (56.25%) SQL
6 18 (56.25%) OO
7 16 (50.00%) OOD
8 15 (46.88%) Unit Testing
9 14 (43.75%) VB.NET
10 13 (40.63%) HTML
10 13 (40.63%) CSS
11 12 (37.50%) Web Services
11 12 (37.50%) ADO.NET
11 12 (37.50%) Moq
11 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
11 12 (37.50%) Degree
11 12 (37.50%) Mathematics
11 12 (37.50%) Physics
11 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
11 12 (37.50%) NUnit
11 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (34.38%) Ninject
12 11 (34.38%) Automated Testing
12 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
12 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (34.38%) TDD

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (71.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) NUnit
1 12 (37.50%) Moq
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (81.25%) WCF
3 24 (75.00%) LINQ
4 13 (40.63%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) CSS
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) ADO.NET
5 12 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 11 (34.38%) Ninject
7 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
9 2 (6.25%) jQuery
10 1 (3.13%) HTML5
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 12 (37.50%) Physics
1 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) LIMS
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) OO
2 16 (50.00%) OOD
3 15 (46.88%) Unit Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (34.38%) SOA
4 11 (34.38%) TDD
4 11 (34.38%) Automated Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Web Design
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development
7 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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