Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 32 20
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.02% 8.42% 12.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 8.86% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 48
Stockport median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +26.32% +35.71%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £63,750 £62,500
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +14.12% -

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 226 350 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 91.13% 95.11% 91.15%
Number of salaries quoted 211 317 325
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% -
10th Percentile £20,750 £28,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £56,250
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Go
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 2 (40.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Applications Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Java Architect
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Polymer
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) OWASP
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Go
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware