The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 65 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +7
Permanent jobs citing BizTalk Server 39 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.93% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.27% 2.46% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BizTalk Server
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
294 325 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.11% 17.87% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 249 279 251
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BizTalk Server
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Cheshire region.

BizTalk Server Salary Trend in Cheshire

BizTalk Server
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

BizTalk Server Salary Histogram in Cheshire

BizTalk Server
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 35 £37,500 - 1
Chester - 1 £30,000 -
BizTalk Server
North West

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BizTalk Server.

1 88 (97.78%) SQL Server
2 80 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (63.33%) Finance
4 55 (61.11%) SQL
5 54 (60.00%) XML
6 52 (57.78%) Web Services
7 48 (53.33%) MS Excel
8 45 (50.00%) .NET
8 45 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 34 (37.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (34.44%) Windows
10 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (33.33%) Validation
11 30 (33.33%) Performance Testing
12 29 (32.22%) Software Testing
13 28 (31.11%) ETL
14 26 (28.89%) HP Quality Center
14 26 (28.89%) MSTest
14 26 (28.89%) Defect Management
14 26 (28.89%) ISEB
14 26 (28.89%) HP UFT
15 23 (25.56%) EDI
15 23 (25.56%) SharePoint
15 23 (25.56%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (25.56%) High Availability
15 23 (25.56%) Load Balancing
16 21 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (21.11%) Data Analysis
19 16 (17.78%) Data Warehouse

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BizTalk Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (25.56%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.11%) CMS
3 4 (4.44%) Mule
Applications
1 48 (53.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (97.78%) SQL Server
2 45 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (37.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (28.89%) HP UFT
2 26 (28.89%) MSTest
3 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (63.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (84.44%) Analyst
2 51 (56.67%) SQL Analyst
3 30 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 27 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (30.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 27 (30.00%) Web Analyst
4 27 (30.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 26 (28.89%) Senior Web Analyst
6 23 (25.56%) Administrator
6 23 (25.56%) BizTalk Administrator
7 19 (21.11%) Data Analyst
7 19 (21.11%) SQL Data Analyst
8 18 (20.00%) ETL Analyst
9 17 (18.89%) Service Analyst
10 10 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
10 10 (11.11%) Functional Test Analyst
10 10 (11.11%) Web Applications Analyst
11 9 (10.00%) Developer
12 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
13 4 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (60.00%) XML
2 52 (57.78%) Web Services
3 45 (50.00%) .NET
4 23 (25.56%) EDI
5 13 (14.44%) WCF
6 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.56%) jQuery
8 4 (4.44%) JSON
8 4 (4.44%) REST
8 4 (4.44%) WSDL
9 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (5.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.44%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 30 (33.33%) Validation
3 29 (32.22%) Software Testing
4 28 (31.11%) ETL
5 26 (28.89%) Defect Management
6 23 (25.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (25.56%) High Availability
6 23 (25.56%) Load Balancing
7 21 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (21.11%) Data Analysis
9 14 (15.56%) Test Scripting
10 10 (11.11%) Functional Testing
11 8 (8.89%) SOA
12 6 (6.67%) Project Management
12 6 (6.67%) Resource Management
13 5 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
13 5 (5.56%) Data Transformation
13 5 (5.56%) SDLC
13 5 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.11%) SQL
2 12 (13.33%) C#
3 11 (12.22%) Java
4 5 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (28.89%) ISEB
2 5 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 26 (28.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.11%) IBM
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle
2 1 (1.11%) SAP