Period
to 21 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

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
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 97 143 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 36.88% 37.05% 42.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.80% 37.53% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 96 128 158
Stockport median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 250 381 373
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 98.70% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 239 335 357
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,450 £25,650
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £46,192 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.65% +5.88% +2.41%

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 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 54 (55.67%) HTML
2 47 (48.45%) JavaScript
3 44 (45.36%) CSS
4 43 (44.33%) .NET
5 41 (42.27%) C#
6 38 (39.18%) AngularJS
7 32 (32.99%) Front End Development
7 32 (32.99%) SQL
8 27 (27.84%) MVC
9 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
10 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
11 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
12 20 (20.62%) .NET Core
13 19 (19.59%) Web Development
14 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (18.56%) Migration
15 17 (17.53%) OO
16 16 (16.49%) MySQL
17 15 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (14.43%) OOP
18 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
18 14 (14.43%) PHP
18 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
19 13 (13.40%) HTML5
19 13 (13.40%) Test Automation
19 13 (13.40%) Vue.js
19 13 (13.40%) Laravel
20 12 (12.37%) REST
20 12 (12.37%) Magento
20 12 (12.37%) TDD

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 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.03%) Firebase
3 1 (1.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.49%) MySQL
3 15 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.12%) Power BI
6 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.03%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Mercurial
1 7 (7.22%) webpack
2 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.03%) NUnit
4 1 (1.03%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) Sourcetree
4 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (6.19%) Finance
1 6 (6.19%) Marketing
2 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 2 (2.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.03%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (55.67%) HTML
2 44 (45.36%) CSS
3 43 (44.33%) .NET
4 38 (39.18%) AngularJS
5 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
6 20 (20.62%) .NET Core
7 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (13.40%) HTML5
8 13 (13.40%) Laravel
8 13 (13.40%) Vue.js
9 12 (12.37%) REST
10 11 (11.34%) RESTful
11 10 (10.31%) jQuery
11 10 (10.31%) Symfony
12 9 (9.28%) .NET Framework
13 7 (7.22%) Entity Framework
13 7 (7.22%) React
13 7 (7.22%) Redux
13 7 (7.22%) Spring
14 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.06%) Blog
3 2 (2.06%) Digital Signage
3 2 (2.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (1.03%) Fintech
4 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.03%) NHS
4 1 (1.03%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (1.03%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Android
1 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Front End Development
2 27 (27.84%) MVC
3 19 (19.59%) Web Development
4 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (18.56%) Migration
5 17 (17.53%) OO
6 14 (14.43%) OOP
7 13 (13.40%) Test Automation
8 12 (12.37%) TDD
9 11 (11.34%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (10.31%) OO PHP
10 10 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (10.31%) SDLC
11 9 (9.28%) BDD
11 9 (9.28%) Integration Testing
11 9 (9.28%) SOA
12 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.22%) Scrum
12 7 (7.22%) Web Design
13 6 (6.19%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.45%) JavaScript
2 41 (42.27%) C#
3 32 (32.99%) SQL
4 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
5 14 (14.43%) PHP
6 8 (8.25%) Java
6 8 (8.25%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.15%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.06%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.03%) C++
9 1 (1.03%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) MCP
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) GDPR
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.09%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.06%) Adobe
3 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.03%) Apple
4 1 (1.03%) Cognos
4 1 (1.03%) IBM
4 1 (1.03%) Zend