Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 48 23
Rank change year-on-year +37 -25 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 77 12 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 18.03% 3.02% 10.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.80% 16.00% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 58 15 44
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% -2.35%
10th Percentile £27,850 £36,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £62,875 £45,000 £65,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Stockport
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 138 75 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 32.32% 18.84% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 114 73 109
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,650 £28,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £50,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.19% - +6.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Stockport

Degree
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Stockport.

Salary trend for Degree in Stockport

Degree
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Stockport over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for Degree.

1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.47%) Software Engineering
4 24 (31.17%) XML
5 23 (29.87%) Computer Science
6 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 21 (27.27%) Java
7 20 (25.97%) HTML
8 19 (24.68%) CSS
8 19 (24.68%) Scrum
9 18 (23.38%) HTML5
10 17 (22.08%) Automotive
10 17 (22.08%) MVC
10 17 (22.08%) Web Services
10 17 (22.08%) SDLC
11 16 (20.78%) PHP
11 16 (20.78%) Test Automation
12 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (19.48%) MySQL
12 15 (19.48%) OOP
13 14 (18.18%) Front End Development
13 14 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
14 13 (16.88%) Configuration Management
14 13 (16.88%) REST
15 12 (15.58%) Computer Science Degree
15 12 (15.58%) DevOps
16 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
16 11 (14.29%) Master's Degree
16 11 (14.29%) CSS3
16 11 (14.29%) Jenkins

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.90%) GlassFish
1 3 (3.90%) JBoss
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (6.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) HTTP
2 4 (5.19%) DMZ
2 4 (5.19%) Firewall
2 4 (5.19%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (5.19%) IPv4
2 4 (5.19%) IPv6
2 4 (5.19%) LAN
2 4 (5.19%) Network Security
2 4 (5.19%) VPN
2 4 (5.19%) WAN
2 4 (5.19%) Wireless
2 4 (5.19%) Wireless Security
3 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.60%) PBX
4 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.49%) Redis
5 3 (3.90%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.99%) JIRA
4 8 (10.39%) Eclipse
5 7 (9.09%) JUnit
6 5 (6.49%) Ranorex
6 5 (6.49%) Robot Framework
6 5 (6.49%) Selenium
6 5 (6.49%) Subversion
7 3 (3.90%) Gradle
7 3 (3.90%) Maven
7 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.60%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.60%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.60%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.60%) JSUnit
8 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.60%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.60%) WebStorm
General
1 17 (22.08%) Automotive
2 10 (12.99%) French Language
2 10 (12.99%) German Language
2 10 (12.99%) Japanese Language
3 9 (11.69%) Finance
4 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Electronics
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Developer
2 9 (11.69%) Software Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Junior
4 7 (9.09%) Architect
5 6 (7.79%) Administrator
5 6 (7.79%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (7.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.79%) Security Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.49%) Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Java Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Java Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Junior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Magento Developer
6 5 (6.49%) PHP Architect
6 5 (6.49%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.19%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) XML
2 20 (25.97%) HTML
3 19 (24.68%) CSS
4 18 (23.38%) HTML5
5 17 (22.08%) Web Services
6 13 (16.88%) REST
7 11 (14.29%) CSS3
8 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
8 10 (12.99%) JSON
8 10 (12.99%) Laravel
8 10 (12.99%) Symfony
9 9 (11.69%) RESTful
10 8 (10.39%) SOAP
10 8 (10.39%) Spring
11 7 (9.09%) DOM
11 7 (9.09%) Java EE
11 7 (9.09%) SAX
12 6 (7.79%) OSGi
12 6 (7.79%) Swing
12 6 (7.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.79%) iPad
5 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.90%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (3.90%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.30%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) Unix
3 6 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.47%) Software Engineering
3 19 (24.68%) Scrum
4 17 (22.08%) MVC
4 17 (22.08%) SDLC
5 16 (20.78%) Test Automation
6 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (19.48%) OOP
7 14 (18.18%) Front End Development
8 13 (16.88%) Configuration Management
9 12 (15.58%) DevOps
10 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 11 (14.29%) OO
11 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
12 9 (11.69%) Acceptance Criteria
12 9 (11.69%) SOA
13 8 (10.39%) Open Source
13 8 (10.39%) TDD
14 7 (9.09%) Software Testing
14 7 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
2 21 (27.27%) Java
3 16 (20.78%) PHP
4 7 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (6.49%) C
5 5 (6.49%) C++
5 5 (6.49%) Go
5 5 (6.49%) Ruby
5 5 (6.49%) SQL
6 4 (5.19%) C#
7 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 7 (9.09%) ISEB
3 7 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.79%) CISM
4 6 (7.79%) CRISC
5 5 (6.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (5.19%) CISSP
7 2 (2.60%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.69%) QA
3 6 (7.79%) ISO 14001
3 6 (7.79%) ISO 9001
3 6 (7.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.49%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 2 (2.60%) GDPR
6 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (2.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Google
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.79%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.79%) Twitter
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle
5 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.19%) Splunk
6 2 (2.60%) HP
6 2 (2.60%) NEC
7 1 (1.30%) Adobe