Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 27 42
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 -10
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 52 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 16.51% 6.64% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.28% 7.23% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 21
Stockport median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +13.40%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,125 £63,750
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -

SDLC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 301 249 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 95.56% 91.88% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 261 213 349
Stockport median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,550 £27,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,763 £58,500
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Stockport

SDLC
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDLC in Stockport.

Salary trend for SDLC in Stockport

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Stockport over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Stockport

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for SDLC.

1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) JIRA
3 27 (51.92%) DevOps
4 25 (48.08%) Confluence
4 25 (48.08%) Scrum
5 21 (40.38%) Banking
5 21 (40.38%) Kanban
5 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (40.38%) Mentoring
5 21 (40.38%) Coaching
6 14 (26.92%) .NET
6 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 13 (25.00%) C#
8 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 11 (21.15%) Ruby
9 11 (21.15%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (21.15%) Microservices
10 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
11 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
11 9 (17.31%) SQL
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
13 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
13 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
13 7 (13.46%) Java
13 7 (13.46%) PHP
13 7 (13.46%) AWS
13 7 (13.46%) Go
13 7 (13.46%) User Experience

SDLC
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 25 (48.08%) Confluence
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) AWS
1 7 (13.46%) Serverless
2 4 (7.69%) GitHub
2 4 (7.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (61.54%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.85%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (40.38%) Banking
2 8 (15.38%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Marketing
4 4 (7.69%) Advertising
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Quality Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Lead Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) .NET
2 11 (21.15%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
5 6 (11.54%) CSS
5 6 (11.54%) HTML
6 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.69%) .NET Core
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.69%) RESTful
8 3 (5.77%) Velocity
8 3 (5.77%) Web Services
9 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.85%) HTML5
10 1 (1.92%) jQuery
10 1 (1.92%) JSON
10 1 (1.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) User Experience
3 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.85%) EPoS
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) DevOps
3 25 (48.08%) Scrum
4 21 (40.38%) Coaching
4 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (40.38%) Kanban
4 21 (40.38%) Mentoring
5 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 11 (21.15%) Microservices
7 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
8 7 (13.46%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (11.54%) MVC
9 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (9.62%) Compliance Audit
10 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
10 5 (9.62%) Information Security
10 5 (9.62%) OOP
10 5 (9.62%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (9.62%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) C#
2 11 (21.15%) Ruby
3 9 (17.31%) SQL
4 7 (13.46%) Go
4 7 (13.46%) Java
4 7 (13.46%) PHP
5 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) CISA
1 5 (9.62%) CISM
1 5 (9.62%) CISSP
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.62%) NIST
3 4 (7.69%) GDPR
3 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (5.77%) QA
5 1 (1.92%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Apple
2 4 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.92%) Xamarin