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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 25 23 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 7.45% 9.03% 8.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 9.59% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 16
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £39,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £53,000 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 147 146 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 91.30% 94.19% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 141 133 160
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +23.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Stockport

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) C++
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) People Management
6 4 (21.05%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.79%) Logistics
7 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
7 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Unix

Software Engineering
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) Mockito
4 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) RESTful
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) ATL
4 2 (10.53%) DOM
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) SAX
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) Java SE
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) OSGi
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Integration
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) iPad
3 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) People Management
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Logistics
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (15.79%) Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
1 7 (36.84%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) C
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 17 days ago