The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 23 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.55% 8.25% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 8.95% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 9
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Engineering
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 190 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 93.18% 92.23% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 113 174 171
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Stockport

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Stockport

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) Visual Studio
3 17 (73.91%) Windows
4 14 (60.87%) C#
5 12 (52.17%) C++
5 12 (52.17%) .NET
5 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
7 10 (43.48%) N-Tier
8 9 (39.13%) Java
8 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
9 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
9 8 (34.78%) Web Services
9 8 (34.78%) Scrum
10 7 (30.43%) Linux
10 7 (30.43%) Degree
10 7 (30.43%) WPF
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (26.09%) ATL
11 6 (26.09%) Ruby
12 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
12 5 (21.74%) MVC
12 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
12 5 (21.74%) SQL
12 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
12 5 (21.74%) Gerrit
12 5 (21.74%) LINQ
12 5 (21.74%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 4 (17.39%) SQLite
4 3 (13.04%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Visual Studio
2 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (21.74%) Gerrit
3 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
4 4 (17.39%) FxCop
4 4 (17.39%) Moq
4 4 (17.39%) NUnit
4 4 (17.39%) StyleCop
4 4 (17.39%) WiX
5 2 (8.70%) LabVIEW
6 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.35%) Gradle
6 1 (4.35%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Software Developer
5 6 (26.09%) C++ Developer
6 5 (21.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (21.74%) Lead Developer
7 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
7 4 (17.39%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Control Systems Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Hardware Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Hardware Test Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Software Design Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Systems Test Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) WPF
4 6 (26.09%) ATL
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) LINQ
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) Ninject
6 4 (17.39%) Regular Expression
6 4 (17.39%) REST
6 4 (17.39%) WCF
7 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (13.04%) Java EE
7 3 (13.04%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (43.48%) N-Tier
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (17.39%) iPad
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
3 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
3 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Change Control
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) SOLID
4 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (17.39%) MVVM
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) People Management
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) C++
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) Ruby
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
7 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
9 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Wonderware InTouch
2 1 (4.35%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
1 4 (17.39%) Wonderware
2 2 (8.70%) Perforce
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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