Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 28 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 4.70% 9.70% 14.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 10.29% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 55
Stockport median annual salary £56,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.53% +37.68%
10th Percentile £40,625 £25,625 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £63,125 £62,500
Manchester median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.21% +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 307 408 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 96.24% 94.23% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 239 359 313
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 8 (53.33%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Python
5 6 (40.00%) Automotive
5 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (33.33%) C
6 5 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Subversion
7 4 (26.67%) JIRA
7 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (26.67%) Use Case
7 4 (26.67%) DevOps
8 3 (20.00%) Docker
8 3 (20.00%) Go
8 3 (20.00%) Bitbucket
8 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) QF-Test
4 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
4 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
4 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (40.00%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) French Language
2 2 (13.33%) German Language
2 2 (13.33%) Japanese Language
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Applications Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Java Architect
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) CSS3
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) Polymer
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
3 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (13.33%) XSL
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Use Case
5 3 (20.00%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile First
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) OWASP
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Go
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 15765
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) FlexNet
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) VMware