Period
to 5 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

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
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 77 102 150
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Stockport 47.53% 37.09% 36.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 49.68% 39.08% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 78 113 124
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 155 261 399
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 94.91% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 126 244 317
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +4.88% +7.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Stockport

Developer
Salary Trend in Stockport

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in Stockport.

Salary trend for Developer in Stockport

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stockport

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Stockport over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 47 (61.04%) JavaScript
2 39 (50.65%) .NET
3 35 (45.45%) C#
4 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (41.56%) HTML
5 32 (41.56%) CSS
6 27 (35.06%) SQL
7 26 (33.77%) React
8 24 (31.17%) AngularJS
9 23 (29.87%) PHP
9 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
10 21 (27.27%) E-Commerce
10 21 (27.27%) MVC
11 19 (24.68%) MySQL
11 19 (24.68%) Microservices
11 19 (24.68%) DevOps
12 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
13 16 (20.78%) User Experience
13 16 (20.78%) NoSQL
14 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
14 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (15.58%) Web Development
15 12 (15.58%) TypeScript
16 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (14.29%) TDD
16 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
17 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
17 10 (12.99%) Scrum
17 10 (12.99%) OO

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 6 (7.79%) CMS
1 6 (7.79%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.60%) WordPress
3 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.30%) Site Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) GitHub
2 6 (7.79%) AWS
3 5 (6.49%) Azure
4 4 (5.19%) Power Platform
5 3 (3.90%) AWS IoT
5 3 (3.90%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.90%) npm
5 3 (3.90%) Serverless
6 2 (2.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.30%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Bluetooth
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
1 3 (3.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.68%) MySQL
3 16 (20.78%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.19%) Power BI
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.30%) Looker
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) Cypress.io
2 3 (3.90%) GitLab
2 3 (3.90%) Jasmine
2 3 (3.90%) JIRA
2 3 (3.90%) Protractor
3 2 (2.60%) PostCSS
4 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.30%) Redmine
4 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 7 (9.09%) Retail
2 3 (3.90%) Automotive
2 3 (3.90%) Electronics
2 3 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.90%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Local Government
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.65%) .NET
2 32 (41.56%) CSS
2 32 (41.56%) HTML
3 26 (33.77%) React
4 24 (31.17%) AngularJS
5 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
6 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (12.99%) Node.js
8 9 (11.69%) RESTful
8 9 (11.69%) Web Services
9 8 (10.39%) HTML5
10 7 (9.09%) .NET Core
10 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 7 (9.09%) Ajax
10 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (9.09%) jQuery
10 7 (9.09%) XML
11 6 (7.79%) Laravel
12 5 (6.49%) GraphQL
12 5 (6.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) User Experience
2 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.09%) Blog
3 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.90%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 3 (3.90%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.90%) NHS
4 3 (3.90%) W3C
5 2 (2.60%) Social Media
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Linux
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Android
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 21 (27.27%) MVC
3 19 (24.68%) DevOps
3 19 (24.68%) Microservices
4 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.58%) Web Development
5 11 (14.29%) TDD
5 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.99%) OO
6 10 (12.99%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (12.99%) Scrum
7 8 (10.39%) Front End Development
7 8 (10.39%) OOP
8 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
8 7 (9.09%) OO PHP
8 7 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 6 (7.79%) Migration
9 6 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.04%) JavaScript
2 35 (45.45%) C#
3 27 (35.06%) SQL
4 23 (29.87%) PHP
5 12 (15.58%) TypeScript
6 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.19%) Go
7 4 (5.19%) Python
7 4 (5.19%) VB
8 3 (3.90%) C
8 3 (3.90%) C++
8 3 (3.90%) ES6
9 2 (2.60%) Java
10 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) GDPR
2 2 (2.60%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.30%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Ansible
1 3 (3.90%) Terraform
2 1 (1.30%) Kibana
2 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) BT
2 3 (3.90%) Cognos
2 3 (3.90%) IBM
2 3 (3.90%) Siemens
2 3 (3.90%) Tableau
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Xamarin