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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 43 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.46% 2.56% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.60% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -21.59%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
213 231 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 97.71% 98.72% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 202 221 206
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) HTML
3 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 13 (61.90%) Hibernate
5 12 (57.14%) Java
6 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
6 11 (52.38%) CSS
6 11 (52.38%) Scrum
7 10 (47.62%) C#
7 10 (47.62%) Selenium
8 9 (42.86%) Spring
9 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
9 8 (38.10%) REST
9 8 (38.10%) SQL
9 8 (38.10%) .NET
9 8 (38.10%) J2EE
9 8 (38.10%) Web Services
9 8 (38.10%) J2SE
9 8 (38.10%) NHibernate
9 8 (38.10%) TDD
10 7 (33.33%) Web Design
10 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (33.33%) Spring.NET
10 7 (33.33%) API Design
11 6 (28.57%) MVC
11 6 (28.57%) JIRA
11 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
12 5 (23.81%) C++
12 5 (23.81%) Windows

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 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 3 (14.29%) Modbus
1 3 (14.29%) RS-485
1 3 (14.29%) Wireless
1 3 (14.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) Selenium
3 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (19.05%) NUnit
4 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
5 3 (14.29%) Android Studio
5 3 (14.29%) Xcode
6 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
6 2 (9.52%) JUnit
6 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) Hibernate
3 11 (52.38%) CSS
4 9 (42.86%) Spring
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 8 (38.10%) J2EE
5 8 (38.10%) J2SE
5 8 (38.10%) NHibernate
5 8 (38.10%) REST
5 8 (38.10%) Web Services
6 7 (33.33%) Spring.NET
7 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (19.05%) SOAP
8 3 (14.29%) Cocoa
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
8 3 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (14.29%) Home Automation
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) API Design
5 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (33.33%) Web Design
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) Android Development
8 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 3 (14.29%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) Multithreaded Programming
9 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
9 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) C++
6 3 (14.29%) Apple Swift
6 3 (14.29%) C
6 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) EMC