Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 93 168 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 37.20% 42.53% 43.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.41% 43.52% 45.14%
Number of salaries quoted 84 157 183
Stockport median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,825 £27,800 £28,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 236 386 401
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.40% 97.72% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 208 347 387
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £20,925 £26,250 £24,800
90th Percentile £54,169 £58,500 £51,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 63 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 62 (66.67%) HTML
3 54 (58.06%) CSS
4 40 (43.01%) .NET
5 37 (39.78%) C#
6 33 (35.48%) MVC
7 29 (31.18%) SQL
7 29 (31.18%) jQuery
8 28 (30.11%) ASP.NET
9 26 (27.96%) Web Development
10 25 (26.88%) Front End Development
11 24 (25.81%) HTML5
12 23 (24.73%) AngularJS
13 22 (23.66%) MySQL
13 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
14 21 (22.58%) PHP
15 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (13.98%) OO
17 12 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
18 11 (11.83%) CSS3
18 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
18 11 (11.83%) OOP
18 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
18 11 (11.83%) TDD
19 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
19 10 (10.75%) RESTful
19 10 (10.75%) React
20 9 (9.68%) SDLC

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 8 (8.60%) WordPress
2 6 (6.45%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (7.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.08%) Serverless
3 1 (1.08%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) MySQL
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.08%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.08%) OLTP
7 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.38%) Mercurial
2 5 (5.38%) webpack
3 2 (2.15%) Babel
3 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.15%) Redmine
4 1 (1.08%) GitLab
4 1 (1.08%) NUnit
4 1 (1.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.38%) Retail
2 4 (4.30%) Marketing
3 3 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (2.15%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (66.67%) HTML
2 54 (58.06%) CSS
3 40 (43.01%) .NET
4 29 (31.18%) jQuery
5 28 (30.11%) ASP.NET
6 24 (25.81%) HTML5
7 23 (24.73%) AngularJS
8 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (11.83%) CSS3
10 10 (10.75%) React
10 10 (10.75%) RESTful
11 8 (8.60%) .NET Core
11 8 (8.60%) .NET Framework
11 8 (8.60%) Entity Framework
11 8 (8.60%) WCF
12 7 (7.53%) REST
13 6 (6.45%) Node.js
13 6 (6.45%) WPF
13 6 (6.45%) XML
14 5 (5.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) User Experience
2 4 (4.30%) Blog
2 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Fintech
4 2 (2.15%) Clustering
4 2 (2.15%) Digital Signage
4 2 (2.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Android
1 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) MVC
2 26 (27.96%) Web Development
3 25 (26.88%) Front End Development
4 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.98%) OO
5 12 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (11.83%) OOP
6 11 (11.83%) TDD
6 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
7 9 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.68%) Integration Testing
7 9 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (9.68%) SDLC
7 9 (9.68%) SOA
8 7 (7.53%) BDD
8 7 (7.53%) OO PHP
9 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.45%) Web Application Development
10 5 (5.38%) Android Development
10 5 (5.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 37 (39.78%) C#
3 29 (31.18%) SQL
4 21 (22.58%) PHP
5 8 (8.60%) Java
5 8 (8.60%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.30%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.15%) VBA
9 1 (1.08%) C++
9 1 (1.08%) Ruby
9 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) MCP
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Adobe
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle
4 2 (2.15%) Tableau
4 2 (2.15%) Zend
5 1 (1.08%) Apple