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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 28 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 8.02% 6.87% 18.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 8.18% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 35
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
176 220 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.12% 83.97% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 157 162 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (86.11%) Degree
2 26 (72.22%) Java
3 25 (69.44%) C++
4 24 (66.67%) XML
4 24 (66.67%) Linux
4 24 (66.67%) JSON
4 24 (66.67%) TDD
4 24 (66.67%) Retail
4 24 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 23 (63.89%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (63.89%) RabbitMQ
5 23 (63.89%) REST
5 23 (63.89%) ActiveMQ
5 23 (63.89%) Spring
5 23 (63.89%) Maven
5 23 (63.89%) Hibernate
5 23 (63.89%) UNIX
5 23 (63.89%) Servlets
5 23 (63.89%) SOAP
5 23 (63.89%) C
5 23 (63.89%) JMS
5 23 (63.89%) WSDL
6 21 (58.33%) E-Commerce
6 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 21 (58.33%) Logistics
6 21 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (55.56%) Java EE
7 20 (55.56%) Software Architecture
7 20 (55.56%) RDBMS
8 15 (41.67%) OOD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (63.89%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Xcode
2 1 (2.78%) NUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) FxCop
2 1 (2.78%) StyleCop
2 1 (2.78%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.78%) WiX
2 1 (2.78%) Moq
General
1 24 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) XML
1 24 (66.67%) JSON
2 23 (63.89%) RabbitMQ
2 23 (63.89%) REST
2 23 (63.89%) ActiveMQ
2 23 (63.89%) Spring
2 23 (63.89%) Hibernate
2 23 (63.89%) Servlets
2 23 (63.89%) SOAP
2 23 (63.89%) JMS
2 23 (63.89%) WSDL
3 20 (55.56%) Java EE
4 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 6 (16.67%) WCF
5 6 (16.67%) LINQ
5 6 (16.67%) Ninject
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) .NET
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) TDD
2 21 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 21 (58.33%) Logistics
3 20 (55.56%) Software Architecture
4 15 (41.67%) OOD
5 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) Scrum
7 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 6 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (16.67%) Change Control
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.11%) OO
9 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.78%) ERP
11 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
11 1 (2.78%) Project Management
11 1 (2.78%) OOP
11 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 25 (69.44%) C++
3 23 (63.89%) C
4 8 (22.22%) C#
5 5 (13.89%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Ada
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (86.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Wonderware
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) VMware
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