The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 35 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.98% 5.86% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.98% 6.25% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Average salary £43,750 £32,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.71% -26.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
184 208 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 100.00% 93.69% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 169 191 125
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Stockport

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
5 9 (52.94%) REST
5 9 (52.94%) TDD
5 9 (52.94%) C++
5 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
6 8 (47.06%) C#
6 8 (47.06%) .NET
6 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 8 (47.06%) Java EE
7 7 (41.18%) WPF
7 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (41.18%) Scrum
8 6 (35.29%) Spring
8 6 (35.29%) Maven
8 6 (35.29%) Unix
8 6 (35.29%) N-Tier
8 6 (35.29%) SOAP
8 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
8 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
9 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (29.41%) Software Architecture
9 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Modbus
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (23.53%) SQLite
5 3 (17.65%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Maven
3 5 (29.41%) Gerrit
3 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (23.53%) FxCop
4 4 (23.53%) Moq
4 4 (23.53%) NUnit
4 4 (23.53%) StyleCop
4 4 (23.53%) WiX
5 1 (5.88%) CppUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.88%) Gradle
5 1 (5.88%) JUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) REST
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) Java EE
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) WPF
4 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 6 (35.29%) SOAP
4 6 (35.29%) Spring
5 5 (29.41%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (29.41%) JMS
5 5 (29.41%) JSON
5 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (29.41%) Servlets
5 5 (29.41%) WSDL
5 5 (29.41%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) LINQ
6 4 (23.53%) Ninject
6 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (35.29%) N-Tier
3 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) CCTV
4 1 (5.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
6 5 (29.41%) Change Control
6 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
6 5 (29.41%) Logistics
6 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Software Architecture
6 5 (29.41%) SOLID
6 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
7 4 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (23.53%) MVVM
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) SOA
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) C
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Wonderware InTouch
2 1 (5.88%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
1 4 (23.53%) Wonderware
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
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