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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.06% 8.73% 18.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.04% 10.26% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 40
Average salary £34,500 £60,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% +76.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
163 195 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 91.06% 85.15% 81.22%
Number of salaries quoted 155 162 169
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Stockport

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 28 (80.00%) Degree
2 27 (77.14%) Retail
2 27 (77.14%) XML
2 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 27 (77.14%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (74.29%) Relational Database
3 26 (74.29%) UNIX
3 26 (74.29%) SOAP
3 26 (74.29%) C
3 26 (74.29%) C++
3 26 (74.29%) Java
3 26 (74.29%) JSON
3 26 (74.29%) TDD
4 25 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 25 (71.43%) Servlets
4 25 (71.43%) ActiveMQ
4 25 (71.43%) Spring
4 25 (71.43%) Maven
4 25 (71.43%) JMS
4 25 (71.43%) WSDL
4 25 (71.43%) REST
4 25 (71.43%) RabbitMQ
5 24 (68.57%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (68.57%) E-Commerce
5 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
6 23 (65.71%) Logistics
7 22 (62.86%) Java EE
7 22 (62.86%) RDBMS
7 22 (62.86%) Software Architecture
8 12 (34.29%) OOD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) Relational Database
2 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
3 22 (62.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQLite
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) FxCop
2 1 (2.86%) StyleCop
2 1 (2.86%) Moq
2 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.86%) WiX
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Xcode
2 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 27 (77.14%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Software Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (2.86%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) XML
2 26 (74.29%) SOAP
2 26 (74.29%) JSON
3 25 (71.43%) Servlets
3 25 (71.43%) JMS
3 25 (71.43%) WSDL
3 25 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 25 (71.43%) ActiveMQ
3 25 (71.43%) Spring
3 25 (71.43%) RabbitMQ
3 25 (71.43%) REST
4 22 (62.86%) Java EE
5 3 (8.57%) Web Services
5 3 (8.57%) LINQ
6 2 (5.71%) Ninject
6 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) .NET
6 2 (5.71%) WCF
7 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (77.14%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (68.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) TDD
2 24 (68.57%) E-Commerce
3 23 (65.71%) Logistics
4 22 (62.86%) Software Architecture
5 12 (34.29%) OOD
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.43%) OO
9 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) SDLC
10 2 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.71%) People Management
10 2 (5.71%) Change Control
10 2 (5.71%) Time Management
10 2 (5.71%) ERP
10 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) C++
1 26 (74.29%) Java
1 26 (74.29%) C
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.86%) Ada
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Wonderware
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) VMware
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