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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.64% 2.50% 9.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.27% 2.80% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 16
Average salary £34,500 £41,250 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £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
163 143 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 86.70% 89.38% 79.14%
Number of salaries quoted 160 133 119
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Stockport

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (76.47%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (73.53%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (73.53%) Degree
2 25 (73.53%) C++
3 24 (70.59%) UNIX
3 24 (70.59%) Linux
3 24 (70.59%) E-Commerce
3 24 (70.59%) Retail
4 23 (67.65%) Spring
4 23 (67.65%) Maven
4 23 (67.65%) Hibernate
4 23 (67.65%) XML
4 23 (67.65%) SOAP
4 23 (67.65%) C
4 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
4 23 (67.65%) Java
4 23 (67.65%) Relational Database
5 22 (64.71%) Java EE
5 22 (64.71%) Software Architecture
5 22 (64.71%) RabbitMQ
5 22 (64.71%) REST
5 22 (64.71%) Servlets
5 22 (64.71%) JMS
5 22 (64.71%) TDD
5 22 (64.71%) WSDL
5 22 (64.71%) RDBMS
5 22 (64.71%) Logistics
5 22 (64.71%) ActiveMQ
5 22 (64.71%) JSON
6 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.94%) JBoss
1 1 (2.94%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
1 23 (67.65%) Relational Database
2 22 (64.71%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Maven
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.94%) Gradle
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 24 (70.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Software Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Software Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Developer
4 1 (2.94%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) SOAP
1 23 (67.65%) XML
1 23 (67.65%) Hibernate
1 23 (67.65%) Spring
2 22 (64.71%) ActiveMQ
2 22 (64.71%) Java EE
2 22 (64.71%) JSON
2 22 (64.71%) JMS
2 22 (64.71%) WSDL
2 22 (64.71%) RabbitMQ
2 22 (64.71%) Servlets
2 22 (64.71%) REST
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) ATL
3 2 (5.88%) LINQ
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) WCF
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (73.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) UNIX
1 24 (70.59%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) E-Commerce
2 22 (64.71%) TDD
2 22 (64.71%) Logistics
2 22 (64.71%) Software Architecture
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) People Management
6 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) OOD
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) MVC
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) C++
2 23 (67.65%) Java
2 23 (67.65%) C
3 2 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) Wonderware
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