Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 38 25
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 46 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 14.56% 2.03% 9.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 2.23% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 5 25
Stockport median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% +26.32%
10th Percentile £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £99,500 £64,500 £63,750
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 299 224 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 94.62% 91.06% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 260 209 313
Stockport median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,700 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Stockport

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 42 (91.30%) Coaching
2 31 (67.39%) Banking
3 30 (65.22%) SQL
4 24 (52.17%) Scrum
4 24 (52.17%) DevOps
5 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 19 (41.30%) C#
6 19 (41.30%) .NET
6 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
7 18 (39.13%) IBM UrbanCode
7 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
7 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
7 18 (39.13%) VBA
7 18 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (39.13%) ETL
7 18 (39.13%) IBM
7 18 (39.13%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (39.13%) Tivoli
7 18 (39.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (39.13%) Apache Flex
7 18 (39.13%) WCF
7 18 (39.13%) WPF
8 14 (30.43%) QA
8 14 (30.43%) SDLC
8 14 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (28.26%) Kanban

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 13 (28.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (23.91%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.17%) SNMP
1 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Radio
1 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) BusinessObjects
1 18 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (23.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 11 (23.91%) MongoDB
2 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
2 11 (23.91%) RDBMS
2 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
2 18 (39.13%) IBM UrbanCode
3 13 (28.26%) JIRA
General
1 31 (67.39%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Automotive
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Software Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Development Director
3 9 (19.57%) Software Development Director
4 7 (15.22%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) PHP Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Software Validation Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Validation Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) .NET
2 18 (39.13%) Apache Flex
2 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
2 18 (39.13%) WCF
2 18 (39.13%) WPF
3 12 (26.09%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) CSS3
4 11 (23.91%) Hibernate
4 11 (23.91%) HTML5
4 11 (23.91%) Spring Boot
4 11 (23.91%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) Velocity
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.17%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Android
1 11 (23.91%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) Coaching
2 24 (52.17%) DevOps
2 24 (52.17%) Scrum
3 18 (39.13%) ETL
4 14 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (30.43%) SDLC
5 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (28.26%) Kanban
5 13 (28.26%) MVC
6 11 (23.91%) Android Development
6 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
6 11 (23.91%) iOS Development
6 11 (23.91%) Mobile Application Development
6 11 (23.91%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (23.91%) Technical Leadership
6 11 (23.91%) Web Application Development
7 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) SQL
2 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 19 (41.30%) C#
4 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
4 18 (39.13%) VBA
5 11 (23.91%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) C
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) IBM
2 1 (2.17%) Xamarin