Period
to 5 July 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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 32 25
Rank change year-on-year +20 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 18 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Stockport 18.52% 6.55% 8.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 6.90% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 13
Median annual salary £58,440 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.03% -20.83% +41.18%
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £55,000 £63,750
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £51,323 £48,750
% change year-on-year +7.16% +5.28% +8.33%

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 150 261 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 92.59% 94.91% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 120 233 306
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +9.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Stockport

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Stockport

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in Stockport.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Stockport

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Stockport

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in Stockport over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Stockport

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Banking
2 14 (46.67%) Mentoring
2 14 (46.67%) DevOps
3 13 (43.33%) Scrum
4 12 (40.00%) JIRA
5 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) .NET
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (30.00%) MVC
6 9 (30.00%) SDLC
6 9 (30.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 9 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (30.00%) Kanban
6 9 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (30.00%) Confluence
6 9 (30.00%) User Stories
7 8 (26.67%) QA
7 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (26.67%) C#
8 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
8 7 (23.33%) AWS
8 7 (23.33%) Android
9 6 (20.00%) Internet of Things
9 6 (20.00%) C++
9 6 (20.00%) C
9 6 (20.00%) Wireless
10 5 (16.67%) Apache Flex

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 9 (30.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (13.33%) Azure
3 3 (10.00%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) 2G
2 3 (10.00%) 3G
2 3 (10.00%) 4G
2 3 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) JIRA
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) IBM UrbanCode
3 3 (10.00%) GitLab
General
1 14 (46.67%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Quality Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Development Director
4 4 (13.33%) Software Development Director
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (10.00%) Software Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
1 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.67%) Apache Flex
2 5 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 5 (16.67%) WCF
2 5 (16.67%) WPF
3 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) CSS3
3 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 4 (13.33%) Laravel
3 4 (13.33%) Vue.js
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (10.00%) Middleware
4 3 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (10.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Android
1 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) DevOps
2 14 (46.67%) Mentoring
3 13 (43.33%) Scrum
4 9 (30.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 9 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (30.00%) Kanban
4 9 (30.00%) MVC
4 9 (30.00%) SDLC
4 9 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (30.00%) User Stories
5 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (16.67%) ETL
7 4 (13.33%) Android Development
7 4 (13.33%) BDD
7 4 (13.33%) Benchmarking
7 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) C
4 6 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (16.67%) VBA
6 4 (13.33%) PHP
7 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (10.00%) ES6
7 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.00%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) BT
2 3 (10.00%) Siemens
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Zend