Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 35 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 6.86% 7.84% 9.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.18% 8.16% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 32
Stockport median annual salary £62,500 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.35% -9.47% +37.68%
10th Percentile £40,875 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,125 £48,750 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +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 362 441 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 95.51% 96.08% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 279 395 274
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £20,400 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,400 £55,875
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 20 (76.92%) Scrum
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) Degree
4 15 (57.69%) Java
5 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
6 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
7 11 (42.31%) RESTful
7 11 (42.31%) HTML5
7 11 (42.31%) CSS
7 11 (42.31%) XML
7 11 (42.31%) HTML
7 11 (42.31%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (38.46%) Web Services
8 10 (38.46%) Automotive
8 10 (38.46%) CSS3
8 10 (38.46%) JSON
9 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Use Case
9 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
9 9 (34.62%) OO
9 9 (34.62%) Python
10 8 (30.77%) C++
10 8 (30.77%) REST
10 8 (30.77%) Kanban
11 7 (26.92%) QA
11 7 (26.92%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (26.92%) SOAP
12 6 (23.08%) XSL

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 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
1 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 6 (23.08%) Redis
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
3 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) JSUnit
4 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) QF-Test
5 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
5 1 (3.85%) Robot Framework
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (38.46%) Automotive
2 5 (19.23%) French Language
2 5 (19.23%) German Language
2 5 (19.23%) Japanese Language
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Java Architect
2 6 (23.08%) PHP Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Applications Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Java Applications Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) CSS
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
1 11 (42.31%) HTML5
1 11 (42.31%) RESTful
1 11 (42.31%) XML
2 10 (38.46%) CSS3
2 10 (38.46%) JSON
2 10 (38.46%) Web Services
3 8 (30.77%) REST
4 7 (26.92%) SOAP
5 6 (23.08%) Middleware
5 6 (23.08%) Polymer
5 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (23.08%) Spring
5 6 (23.08%) Spring Boot
5 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
5 6 (23.08%) XSL
6 4 (15.38%) Java EE
7 3 (11.54%) Node.js
8 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.85%) Fintech
5 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Android
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Scrum
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
4 9 (34.62%) OO
4 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Use Case
5 8 (30.77%) Kanban
6 7 (26.92%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (23.08%) Coaching
7 6 (23.08%) Mobile First
7 6 (23.08%) MVC
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source Development
7 6 (23.08%) OWASP
7 6 (23.08%) SDLC
7 6 (23.08%) Secure Coding
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) Python
4 8 (30.77%) C++
5 6 (23.08%) C
5 6 (23.08%) Go
5 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 6 (23.08%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (23.08%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
2 6 (23.08%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (11.54%) ISO 15765
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle