The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Stockport region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 34 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.20% 4.79% 6.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 4.79% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +48.43%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
166 167 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 99.40% 100.00% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 161 154 177
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stockport region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) C#
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) J2SE
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 5 (41.67%) J2EE
6 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (33.33%) TDD
7 4 (33.33%) Spring
7 4 (33.33%) MVC
7 4 (33.33%) JIRA
7 4 (33.33%) Selenium
8 3 (25.00%) Spring.NET
8 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
8 3 (25.00%) Web Design
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (25.00%) API Design
8 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (25.00%) REST
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (16.67%) Modbus
1 2 (16.67%) RS-485
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
1 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQLite
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Android Studio
3 2 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) J2SE
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Spring.NET
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
6 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) RESTful
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Home Automation
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) API Design
5 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Android Development
6 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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