Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 128 193 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 37.76% 42.89% 42.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.02% 43.86% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 106 183 141
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
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 328 440 335
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 97.78% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 254 393 315
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 89 (69.53%) JavaScript
2 70 (54.69%) HTML
3 66 (51.56%) CSS
4 46 (35.94%) MVC
5 43 (33.59%) SQL
6 42 (32.81%) PHP
6 42 (32.81%) C#
7 41 (32.03%) .NET
8 39 (30.47%) MySQL
9 34 (26.56%) SQL Server
10 32 (25.00%) jQuery
11 30 (23.44%) Web Development
12 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET
13 25 (19.53%) OO
14 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (17.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (17.97%) HTML5
16 21 (16.41%) Test Automation
16 21 (16.41%) AngularJS
16 21 (16.41%) React
17 20 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
17 20 (15.63%) Symfony
17 20 (15.63%) Finance
18 19 (14.84%) Git (software)
18 19 (14.84%) Laravel
19 16 (12.50%) Front End Development
19 16 (12.50%) RESTful
19 16 (12.50%) Zend
20 15 (11.72%) User Experience
20 15 (11.72%) OO PHP

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 10 (7.81%) WordPress
2 5 (3.91%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.56%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (4.69%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
1 1 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.91%) Twilio
2 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) npm
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.47%) MySQL
2 34 (26.56%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.13%) MS Access
9 3 (2.34%) Big Data
9 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.56%) OLTP
10 2 (1.56%) Power BI
11 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.34%) Babel
3 3 (2.34%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.34%) Redmine
3 3 (2.34%) webpack
4 2 (1.56%) GitLab
4 2 (1.56%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.56%) Selenium
4 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.78%) gulp
5 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.78%) Mocha
5 1 (0.78%) NUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (15.63%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Retail
3 5 (3.91%) Marketing
4 3 (2.34%) Legal
5 2 (1.56%) Advertising
5 2 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (54.69%) HTML
2 66 (51.56%) CSS
3 41 (32.03%) .NET
4 32 (25.00%) jQuery
5 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET
6 23 (17.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (17.97%) HTML5
7 21 (16.41%) AngularJS
7 21 (16.41%) React
8 20 (15.63%) Symfony
9 19 (14.84%) Laravel
10 16 (12.50%) RESTful
11 13 (10.16%) Zend Framework
12 12 (9.38%) XML
13 11 (8.59%) .NET Framework
14 10 (7.81%) CSS3
15 8 (6.25%) Ajax
15 8 (6.25%) Node.js
15 8 (6.25%) Web Services
16 7 (5.47%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) User Experience
2 13 (10.16%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.47%) Blog
5 4 (3.13%) Fintech
5 4 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 2 (1.56%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.13%) Windows
1 4 (3.13%) Windows 10
1 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
1 4 (3.13%) Windows Server
1 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (2.34%) Android
2 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.94%) MVC
2 30 (23.44%) Web Development
3 25 (19.53%) OO
4 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (16.41%) Test Automation
6 20 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 15 (11.72%) OO PHP
8 15 (11.72%) OOP
9 13 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (8.59%) Scrum
11 10 (7.81%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.81%) SDLC
11 10 (7.81%) Web Application Development
12 9 (7.03%) SOA
12 9 (7.03%) TDD
13 8 (6.25%) Integration Testing
13 8 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (5.47%) Customer-Centricity
15 4 (3.13%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (69.53%) JavaScript
2 43 (33.59%) SQL
3 42 (32.81%) C#
3 42 (32.81%) PHP
4 12 (9.38%) Java
5 6 (4.69%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.69%) VBA
6 4 (3.13%) Ruby
7 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.56%) C++
8 2 (1.56%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.56%) XQuery
9 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.78%) ES6
9 1 (0.78%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.78%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) Degree
1 1 (0.78%) MCP
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (12.50%) Zend
2 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.69%) Adobe
4 4 (3.13%) Avaya
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle
4 4 (3.13%) Tableau
5 3 (2.34%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.56%) SAP