The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 629 598 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.62% 34.43% 33.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.22% 36.40% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 559 550 698
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1690 1643 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.70% 94.59% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1339 1960
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
North West

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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 +1 181 £35,000 - 14
Chester -1 70 £35,000 +9.37% 20
Macclesfield 0 60 £32,500 - 10
Crewe 0 53 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Wilmslow 0 34 £37,500 +4.89% 9
Knutsford -1 30 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Nantwich 0 25 £30,000 -14.28%
Ellesmere Port +1 16 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Northwich 0 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Alderley Edge - 7 £35,000 -
Runcorn +7 5 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 758 (59.73%) .NET
2 690 (54.37%) C#
3 600 (47.28%) SQL Server
4 535 (42.16%) ASP.NET
5 524 (41.29%) SQL
6 515 (40.58%) HTML
7 479 (37.75%) JavaScript
8 443 (34.91%) CSS
9 360 (28.37%) MVC
10 286 (22.54%) TDD
11 264 (20.80%) Microsoft
12 241 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
13 238 (18.75%) jQuery
14 235 (18.52%) T-SQL
15 232 (18.28%) XML
16 220 (17.34%) ASP.NET MVC
17 195 (15.37%) WCF
18 184 (14.50%) PHP
19 182 (14.34%) Scrum
20 181 (14.26%) SQL Server 2008
21 180 (14.18%) Web Services
22 173 (13.63%) .NET Framework
23 160 (12.61%) VB.NET
24 159 (12.53%) Visual Studio
25 151 (11.90%) HTML5
26 149 (11.74%) MySQL
27 146 (11.51%) OO
27 146 (11.51%) MS Excel
27 146 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
28 145 (11.43%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 72 (5.67%) CMS
2 67 (5.28%) SharePoint
3 58 (4.57%) WordPress
4 42 (3.31%) IIS
5 34 (2.68%) Umbraco
6 33 (2.60%) Node.js
7 24 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 22 (1.73%) MODX
8 22 (1.73%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.50%) Drupal
10 18 (1.42%) WebSphere
11 16 (1.26%) Apache
12 10 (0.79%) nginx
13 9 (0.71%) uWSGI
14 8 (0.63%) Confluence
14 8 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.55%) SAS
16 6 (0.47%) ColdFusion
16 6 (0.47%) Commerce Server
16 6 (0.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 146 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 21 (1.65%) MS Office
4 9 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.55%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.32%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.16%) MS Project
7 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.079%) InDesign
8 1 (0.079%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 28 (2.21%) Magento
2 7 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.079%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.95%) Trello
2 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.079%) SaaS
4 1 (0.079%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (5.91%) Internet
2 14 (1.10%) HTTP
3 10 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.47%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.39%) DNS
6 5 (0.39%) Intranet
7 4 (0.32%) SSL
7 4 (0.32%) SSH
7 4 (0.32%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.24%) LDAP
8 3 (0.24%) GPRS
8 3 (0.24%) UMTS
8 3 (0.24%) Firewall
9 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.16%) FTP
10 1 (0.079%) SMTP
10 1 (0.079%) ATM
10 1 (0.079%) Broadband
10 1 (0.079%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 600 (47.28%) SQL Server
2 181 (14.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 149 (11.74%) MySQL
4 114 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 108 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 100 (7.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 60 (4.73%) Relational Database
8 50 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 48 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (2.68%) NoSQL
11 32 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 19 (1.50%) OLAP
14 17 (1.34%) RDBMS
15 16 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (1.18%) Oracle Database
17 14 (1.10%) QlikView
18 9 (0.71%) MongoDB
18 9 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
19 8 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 159 (12.53%) Visual Studio
2 100 (7.88%) Git (software)
3 94 (7.41%) NUnit
4 93 (7.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 83 (6.54%) Subversion
6 79 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 73 (5.75%) MSTest
7 73 (5.75%) Moq
8 36 (2.84%) Eclipse
9 31 (2.44%) JIRA
10 18 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 17 (1.34%) JUnit
12 16 (1.26%) Mercurial
13 15 (1.18%) PhoneGap
14 11 (0.87%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.87%) Selenium
15 9 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
16 8 (0.63%) Maven
17 7 (0.55%) Bower
18 5 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 145 (11.43%) Finance
2 102 (8.04%) Marketing
3 59 (4.65%) Retail
4 52 (4.10%) Automotive
5 36 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 24 (1.89%) Advertising
7 9 (0.71%) Publishing
7 9 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.39%) Back Office
9 4 (0.32%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.32%) Games
9 4 (0.32%) Banking
10 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.079%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.079%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 758 (59.73%) .NET
2 535 (42.16%) ASP.NET
3 515 (40.58%) HTML
4 443 (34.91%) CSS
5 238 (18.75%) jQuery
6 232 (18.28%) XML
7 220 (17.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 195 (15.37%) WCF
9 180 (14.18%) Web Services
10 173 (13.63%) .NET Framework
11 151 (11.90%) HTML5
12 134 (10.56%) WPF
13 123 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 109 (8.59%) SOAP
15 106 (8.35%) Ajax
15 106 (8.35%) WinForms
16 105 (8.27%) JSON
17 97 (7.64%) Castle Windsor
18 91 (7.17%) REST
19 80 (6.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 74 (5.83%) Inversion of Control
2 69 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 32 (2.52%) Mobile App
4 30 (2.36%) N-Tier
5 26 (2.05%) W3C
6 22 (1.73%) Social Network
7 21 (1.65%) Open Source
8 20 (1.58%) Blog
9 16 (1.26%) NHS
10 15 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.10%) Social Media
12 13 (1.02%) Visualisation
13 12 (0.95%) SystemC
14 9 (0.71%) Statistics
15 8 (0.63%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.55%) Informatics
16 7 (0.55%) Clustering
17 6 (0.47%) FMCG
18 5 (0.39%) iPhone
18 5 (0.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 145 (11.43%) Windows
2 75 (5.91%) Linux
3 46 (3.62%) Android
3 46 (3.62%) Apple iOS
4 28 (2.21%) UNIX
5 10 (0.79%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
7 4 (0.32%) AIX
8 3 (0.24%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.24%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.079%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.079%) VMS
10 1 (0.079%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.079%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (28.37%) MVC
2 286 (22.54%) TDD
3 241 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
4 182 (14.34%) Scrum
5 146 (11.51%) OO
5 146 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
6 135 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 118 (9.30%) Web Application Development
8 89 (7.01%) Dependency Injection
9 88 (6.93%) BDD
9 88 (6.93%) Web Development
10 86 (6.78%) MVVM
11 85 (6.70%) Kanban
12 75 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
13 70 (5.52%) E-Commerce
14 60 (4.73%) OOP
15 52 (4.10%) Unit Testing
16 48 (3.78%) Web Design
17 46 (3.62%) SOA
18 44 (3.47%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 690 (54.37%) C#
2 524 (41.29%) SQL
3 479 (37.75%) JavaScript
4 235 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 184 (14.50%) PHP
6 160 (12.61%) VB.NET
7 144 (11.35%) Java
8 98 (7.72%) VB
9 65 (5.12%) Python
10 46 (3.62%) C++
10 46 (3.62%) Ruby
11 36 (2.84%) PHP5
11 36 (2.84%) C
12 34 (2.68%) VB6
13 23 (1.81%) VBA
14 19 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 19 (1.50%) Perl
15 9 (0.71%) Golang
16 7 (0.55%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 96 (7.57%) Degree
2 51 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (2.92%) MCTS
4 35 (2.76%) MCP
4 35 (2.76%) MCAD
4 35 (2.76%) MCSD
5 30 (2.36%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.63%) HND
8 6 (0.47%) HNC
9 2 (0.16%) ISEB
10 1 (0.079%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.31%) QA
2 11 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.079%) SLA
4 1 (0.079%) WAI
4 1 (0.079%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.16%) XenApp
2 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
2 2 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.079%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (0.32%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.079%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 264 (20.80%) Microsoft
2 73 (5.75%) Oracle
3 39 (3.07%) Google
4 31 (2.44%) Adobe
5 24 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 23 (1.81%) IBM
7 22 (1.73%) Facebook
8 16 (1.26%) Twitter
8 16 (1.26%) DevExpress
9 15 (1.18%) Rackspace
10 11 (0.87%) JBoss
11 9 (0.71%) Zend
12 8 (0.63%) Dundas
12 8 (0.63%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.63%) Tableau
13 7 (0.55%) EPiServer
13 7 (0.55%) Telerik
13 7 (0.55%) Business Objects
13 7 (0.55%) Apple
13 7 (0.55%) BT
Macclesfield, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago