Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 18 36
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 43 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 9.95% 12.95% 7.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.80% 14.29% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 54 28
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +37.68% -28.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £35,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £41,250
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

Software Engineering 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 398 350 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 92.13% 90.67% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 361 334 392
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,375 £27,050
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.94%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Stockport

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Stockport

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Stockport over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (65.12%) HTML
2 28 (65.12%) Java
3 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
3 27 (62.79%) CSS
3 27 (62.79%) Degree
4 25 (58.14%) XML
5 24 (55.81%) HTML5
6 18 (41.86%) OO
6 18 (41.86%) Web Services
7 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
9 14 (32.56%) Automotive
9 14 (32.56%) Scrum
9 14 (32.56%) JSON
9 14 (32.56%) Eclipse
9 14 (32.56%) Open Source
9 14 (32.56%) REST
10 13 (30.23%) CSS3
10 13 (30.23%) Computer Science Degree
11 12 (27.91%) QA
12 11 (25.58%) SAX
12 11 (25.58%) DOM
12 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
12 11 (25.58%) RESTful
12 11 (25.58%) Mentoring
12 11 (25.58%) SDLC
13 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
13 10 (23.26%) OSGi
13 10 (23.26%) XSLT

Software Engineering
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 (9.30%) GlassFish
1 4 (9.30%) JBoss
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) IMAP
2 1 (2.33%) SMTP
2 1 (2.33%) SS7
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.63%) Redis
3 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Eclipse
2 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.93%) JUnit
3 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 8 (18.60%) JIRA
4 4 (9.30%) Gradle
4 4 (9.30%) Maven
4 4 (9.30%) Selenium
5 3 (6.98%) JSUnit
5 3 (6.98%) Robot Framework
6 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.65%) WebStorm
7 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.33%) Subversion
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (32.56%) Automotive
2 8 (18.60%) French Language
2 8 (18.60%) German Language
2 8 (18.60%) Japanese Language
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Software Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Java Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Junior
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Java Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Java Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) PHP Architect
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Java Applications Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) HTML
2 27 (62.79%) CSS
3 25 (58.14%) XML
4 24 (55.81%) HTML5
5 18 (41.86%) Web Services
6 14 (32.56%) JSON
6 14 (32.56%) REST
7 13 (30.23%) CSS3
8 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
8 11 (25.58%) DOM
8 11 (25.58%) RESTful
8 11 (25.58%) SAX
9 10 (23.26%) OSGi
9 10 (23.26%) Swing
9 10 (23.26%) XSLT
10 9 (20.93%) Java EE
10 9 (20.93%) Spring
11 7 (16.28%) Node.js
11 7 (16.28%) SOAP
12 6 (13.95%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (4.65%) Robotics
6 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) OO
3 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (32.56%) Open Source
4 14 (32.56%) Scrum
5 11 (25.58%) Mentoring
5 11 (25.58%) SDLC
6 10 (23.26%) SOA
6 10 (23.26%) TDD
6 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
7 7 (16.28%) MVC
8 6 (13.95%) DevOps
8 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Use Case
9 5 (11.63%) Coaching
9 5 (11.63%) Mobile First
9 5 (11.63%) Open Source Development
9 5 (11.63%) Secure Coding
9 5 (11.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) C++
4 7 (16.28%) Ruby
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) Python
6 5 (11.63%) C#
6 5 (11.63%) Go
7 2 (4.65%) C
7 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) Degree
2 13 (30.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) QA
2 5 (11.63%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Packer
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Epicor
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Zend