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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 16 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 19 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 11.52% 7.88% 15.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.10% 8.94% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 30
Average salary £34,500 £60,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% +64.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £52,500
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
145 179 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 87.88% 88.18% 80.61%
Number of salaries quoted 140 162 151
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Stockport

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 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 27 (72.97%) Retail
1 27 (72.97%) Degree
1 27 (72.97%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (70.27%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (70.27%) Java
2 26 (70.27%) C++
2 26 (70.27%) XML
2 26 (70.27%) UNIX
2 26 (70.27%) Linux
3 25 (67.57%) E-Commerce
3 25 (67.57%) SOAP
3 25 (67.57%) C
3 25 (67.57%) Hibernate
3 25 (67.57%) TDD
3 25 (67.57%) Spring
3 25 (67.57%) Maven
3 25 (67.57%) Relational Database
3 25 (67.57%) JSON
4 24 (64.86%) ActiveMQ
4 24 (64.86%) RabbitMQ
4 24 (64.86%) REST
4 24 (64.86%) WSDL
4 24 (64.86%) Servlets
4 24 (64.86%) JMS
5 23 (62.16%) SQL Server
5 23 (62.16%) Logistics
6 22 (59.46%) RDBMS
6 22 (59.46%) Software Architecture
6 22 (59.46%) Java EE
7 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) JBoss
1 1 (2.70%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) Relational Database
2 23 (62.16%) SQL Server
3 22 (59.46%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Gradle
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Xcode
3 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (72.97%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Software Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (2.70%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Build Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) XML
2 25 (67.57%) SOAP
2 25 (67.57%) Hibernate
2 25 (67.57%) Spring
2 25 (67.57%) JSON
3 24 (64.86%) ActiveMQ
3 24 (64.86%) RabbitMQ
3 24 (64.86%) REST
3 24 (64.86%) WSDL
3 24 (64.86%) Servlets
3 24 (64.86%) JMS
4 22 (59.46%) Java EE
5 3 (8.11%) HTML
6 2 (5.41%) Web Services
6 2 (5.41%) LINQ
7 1 (2.70%) Ninject
7 1 (2.70%) RESTful
7 1 (2.70%) HTML5
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (70.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) UNIX
1 26 (70.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) E-Commerce
1 25 (67.57%) TDD
2 23 (62.16%) Logistics
3 22 (59.46%) Software Architecture
4 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) OOD
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) People Management
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Time Management
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) OO
9 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Change Control
10 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Java
1 26 (70.27%) C++
2 25 (67.57%) C
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Ada
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Wonderware
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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