Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 144 185 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 34.95% 45.34% 43.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.56% 46.02% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120 173 114
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £66,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 405 402 288
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.30% 98.53% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 329 370 260
Stockport median annual salary £41,000 £38,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.49% -1.91% +13.77%
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,025 £62,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Stockport

Developer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Developer in Stockport

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Stockport over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stockport

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Stockport region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 94 (65.28%) JavaScript
2 63 (43.75%) HTML
3 60 (41.67%) SQL
4 59 (40.97%) CSS
5 51 (35.42%) PHP
5 51 (35.42%) C#
6 47 (32.64%) MVC
7 44 (30.56%) MySQL
8 37 (25.69%) .NET
9 32 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 32 (22.22%) OO
10 31 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (21.53%) Responsive Web Design
11 27 (18.75%) jQuery
12 26 (18.06%) Finance
13 24 (16.67%) OOP
13 24 (16.67%) Web Development
13 24 (16.67%) HTML5
13 24 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 23 (15.97%) Laravel
15 22 (15.28%) User Experience
15 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
15 22 (15.28%) Symfony
15 22 (15.28%) Scrum
16 21 (14.58%) E-Commerce
17 20 (13.89%) SOA
18 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET
18 19 (13.19%) Enterprise Software
19 18 (12.50%) TDD
20 17 (11.81%) Microsoft

Developer Skill Set
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 9 (6.25%) Apache
1 9 (6.25%) nginx
2 8 (5.56%) WordPress
3 3 (2.08%) IIS
4 2 (1.39%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.39%) JBoss
4 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.39%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.39%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.78%) Twilio
3 1 (0.69%) npm
3 1 (0.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) SSL
2 2 (1.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.69%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.56%) MySQL
2 32 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.03%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (7.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.86%) MS Access
7 4 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.39%) Big Data
8 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.39%) Power BI
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.69%) Lumira
9 1 (0.69%) OLTP
9 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.08%) Selenium
3 2 (1.39%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.39%) NUnit
3 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.69%) Babel
4 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.69%) GitLab
4 1 (0.69%) gulp
4 1 (0.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.69%) Mocha
4 1 (0.69%) Redmine
4 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.69%) webpack
General
1 26 (18.06%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Retail
3 3 (2.08%) Automotive
3 3 (2.08%) Marketing
4 2 (1.39%) Advertising
4 2 (1.39%) French Language
4 2 (1.39%) German Language
4 2 (1.39%) Japanese Language
4 2 (1.39%) Legal
4 2 (1.39%) Publishing
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.75%) HTML
2 59 (40.97%) CSS
3 37 (25.69%) .NET
4 27 (18.75%) jQuery
5 24 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 24 (16.67%) HTML5
6 23 (15.97%) Laravel
7 22 (15.28%) Symfony
8 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET
9 17 (11.81%) RESTful
10 16 (11.11%) React
11 15 (10.42%) Ajax
12 14 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (9.03%) Web Services
14 12 (8.33%) CSS3
14 12 (8.33%) Zend Framework
15 10 (6.94%) J2EE
15 10 (6.94%) LAMP
15 10 (6.94%) SOAP
16 9 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.28%) User Experience
2 19 (13.19%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.17%) Fintech
5 5 (3.47%) Blog
6 4 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.39%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.42%) Android
1 15 (10.42%) Apple iOS
2 11 (7.64%) Linux
3 10 (6.94%) Windows
4 7 (4.86%) Windows 10
4 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.86%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.64%) MVC
2 32 (22.22%) OO
3 31 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (16.67%) OOP
4 24 (16.67%) Web Development
5 22 (15.28%) Scrum
6 21 (14.58%) E-Commerce
7 20 (13.89%) SOA
8 18 (12.50%) TDD
9 15 (10.42%) Front End Development
9 15 (10.42%) Test Automation
9 15 (10.42%) Web Application Development
10 14 (9.72%) OO PHP
11 13 (9.03%) SDLC
11 13 (9.03%) Software Architecture
12 11 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (6.94%) Mentoring
14 9 (6.25%) BDD
14 9 (6.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 94 (65.28%) JavaScript
2 60 (41.67%) SQL
3 51 (35.42%) C#
3 51 (35.42%) PHP
4 13 (9.03%) C++
4 13 (9.03%) Ruby
5 12 (8.33%) Java
6 9 (6.25%) VBA
7 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.78%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.39%) XQuery
10 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.69%) ES6
10 1 (0.69%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.69%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (6.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.39%) HND
3 1 (0.69%) MCP
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (11.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.42%) Zend
3 13 (9.03%) Oracle
4 7 (4.86%) Avaya
5 5 (3.47%) Tableau
6 4 (2.78%) Capita
6 4 (2.78%) SAP
7 3 (2.08%) Google
7 3 (2.08%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.39%) Twitter