The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 20 27
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 36 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 18.37% 8.57% 9.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.65% 8.63% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 18
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 193 139 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 98.47% 99.29% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 185 128 172
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Stockport

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Stockport

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Stockport over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stockport region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (59.62%) iPad
2 29 (55.77%) Java
3 26 (50.00%) OO
3 26 (50.00%) Spring
4 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
5 22 (42.31%) TDD
6 21 (40.38%) Hibernate
6 21 (40.38%) HTML
6 21 (40.38%) Mentoring
7 20 (38.46%) CSS
7 20 (38.46%) Scrum
8 19 (36.54%) JMS
8 19 (36.54%) JUnit
9 18 (34.62%) SOAP
9 18 (34.62%) Web Services
9 18 (34.62%) XML
10 17 (32.69%) OOP
11 16 (30.77%) JNDI
11 16 (30.77%) Windows
11 16 (30.77%) JDBC
11 16 (30.77%) Eclipse
11 16 (30.77%) Ant
11 16 (30.77%) BDD
12 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
12 14 (26.92%) jQuery
13 13 (25.00%) Web Development
14 11 (21.15%) Node.js
15 10 (19.23%) C#
15 10 (19.23%) SQL

Senior 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 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.92%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) JUnit
2 16 (30.77%) Ant
2 16 (30.77%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.77%) Mockito
5 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) Spring
2 21 (40.38%) Hibernate
2 21 (40.38%) HTML
3 20 (38.46%) CSS
4 19 (36.54%) JMS
5 18 (34.62%) SOAP
5 18 (34.62%) Web Services
5 18 (34.62%) XML
6 16 (30.77%) JDBC
6 16 (30.77%) JNDI
7 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
7 14 (26.92%) jQuery
8 11 (21.15%) Node.js
9 9 (17.31%) .NET
9 9 (17.31%) XHTML
10 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
10 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
11 5 (9.62%) WCF
11 5 (9.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (59.62%) iPad
2 7 (13.46%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.92%) iPhone
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.00%) OO
3 22 (42.31%) TDD
4 21 (40.38%) Mentoring
5 20 (38.46%) Scrum
6 17 (32.69%) OOP
7 16 (30.77%) BDD
8 13 (25.00%) Web Development
9 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
10 7 (13.46%) MVC
11 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.77%) Microservices
12 3 (5.77%) OOD
12 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.85%) Code Optimisation
13 2 (3.85%) Front End Development
13 2 (3.85%) Memory Management
13 2 (3.85%) Refactoring
13 2 (3.85%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) Java
2 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) C#
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe
3 1 (1.92%) Splunk
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