Period
to 16 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 147 110 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 45.65% 38.06% 43.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.84% 40.29% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 144 95 176
Stockport median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,100 £28,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,000 £55,000
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 301 273 425
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.48% 94.46% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 272 227 380
Stockport median annual salary £46,750 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.02% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,875 £53,025 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,217 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.48% +5.88% -

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 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 75 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 59 (40.14%) .NET
4 58 (39.46%) SQL Server
4 58 (39.46%) AngularJS
5 55 (37.41%) SQL
5 55 (37.41%) CSS
6 54 (36.73%) HTML
7 53 (36.05%) PHP
8 52 (35.37%) C#
9 50 (34.01%) OO
10 39 (26.53%) MVC
11 37 (25.17%) MySQL
12 32 (21.77%) Ruby
13 31 (21.09%) Scrum
14 30 (20.41%) ASP.NET
15 27 (18.37%) Microsoft
15 27 (18.37%) Web Development
15 27 (18.37%) .NET Framework
16 25 (17.01%) Java
17 23 (15.65%) Go
17 23 (15.65%) Microservices
18 21 (14.29%) Finance
18 21 (14.29%) TDD
19 20 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
19 20 (13.61%) Node.js
19 20 (13.61%) REST
19 20 (13.61%) Azure
19 20 (13.61%) ASP.NET MVC
20 19 (12.93%) Serverless

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 4 (2.72%) Apache Solr
1 4 (2.72%) Confluence
1 4 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (2.72%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
2 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Magento
2 5 (3.40%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.61%) Azure
2 19 (12.93%) Serverless
3 17 (11.56%) AWS
4 15 (10.20%) Power Platform
5 9 (6.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (4.08%) GitHub
6 6 (4.08%) SaaS
7 5 (3.40%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (3.40%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (3.40%) GCP
8 4 (2.72%) Slack
9 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (39.46%) SQL Server
2 37 (25.17%) MySQL
3 16 (10.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (10.20%) Power BI
4 15 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (8.84%) NoSQL
7 11 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (6.12%) Redis
9 6 (4.08%) Snowflake Schema
9 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2017
10 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.68%) OLAP
11 1 (0.68%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 18 (12.24%) JIRA
2 15 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.08%) PHPUnit
3 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (3.40%) Brakeman
4 5 (3.40%) CircleCI
4 5 (3.40%) minitest
4 5 (3.40%) RSpec
4 5 (3.40%) RuboCop
4 5 (3.40%) SpecFlow
5 4 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.72%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.36%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.36%) webpack
7 1 (0.68%) Redmine
General
1 21 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.76%) Marketing
4 4 (2.72%) Advertising
5 2 (1.36%) Automotive
5 2 (1.36%) Electronics
5 2 (1.36%) Legal
5 2 (1.36%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (40.14%) .NET
2 58 (39.46%) AngularJS
3 55 (37.41%) CSS
4 54 (36.73%) HTML
5 30 (20.41%) ASP.NET
6 27 (18.37%) .NET Framework
7 20 (13.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (13.61%) Node.js
7 20 (13.61%) REST
8 18 (12.24%) React
8 18 (12.24%) Ruby on Rails
9 17 (11.56%) Laravel
9 17 (11.56%) RESTful
10 16 (10.88%) Ajax
10 16 (10.88%) XML
11 15 (10.20%) HTML5
11 15 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (10.20%) Web Services
12 14 (9.52%) .NET Core
12 14 (9.52%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.52%) User Experience
2 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.44%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.08%) Blog
4 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.08%) Renewable Energy
5 4 (2.72%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.12%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Android
2 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.01%) OO
3 39 (26.53%) MVC
4 31 (21.09%) Scrum
5 27 (18.37%) Web Development
6 23 (15.65%) Microservices
7 21 (14.29%) TDD
8 20 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (12.93%) SDLC
10 17 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (9.52%) Data Management
12 14 (9.52%) OOP
13 13 (8.84%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (8.84%) Test Automation
14 12 (8.16%) OO PHP
15 11 (7.48%) ETL
15 11 (7.48%) Integration Testing
15 11 (7.48%) SOA
16 10 (6.80%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (40.82%) JavaScript
2 55 (37.41%) SQL
3 53 (36.05%) PHP
4 52 (35.37%) C#
5 32 (21.77%) Ruby
6 25 (17.01%) Java
7 23 (15.65%) Go
8 9 (6.12%) Python
9 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.72%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.72%) X++
10 2 (1.36%) C++
10 2 (1.36%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) GDPR
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Varnish
Vendors
1 27 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.44%) Zend
3 6 (4.08%) Cognos
3 6 (4.08%) IBM
4 4 (2.72%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.72%) Tableau
4 4 (2.72%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.68%) Google