The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 371 318 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.84% 24.48% 29.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.05% 25.62% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 347 291 457
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
975 1241 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.82% 95.54% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1077 1453
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 February 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 100 £40,000 - 18
Crewe +1 57 £45,000 +68.22% 5
Chester 0 53 £38,750 +3.33% 18
Wilmslow +7 43 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Macclesfield 0 29 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Ellesmere Port - 13 £45,000 - 1
Runcorn +3 12 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Northwich -1 5 £35,000 -26.31% 12
Knutsford -13 4 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Nantwich - 4 £55,000 -
Widnes - 2 - - 1
Alderley Edge +19 1 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Sandbach - 1 - - 2
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 472 (62.60%) .NET
2 457 (60.61%) C#
3 333 (44.16%) ASP.NET
4 326 (43.24%) MVC
5 324 (42.97%) SQL Server
6 312 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
7 279 (37.00%) HTML
8 247 (32.76%) SQL
9 239 (31.70%) CSS
10 228 (30.24%) JavaScript
11 191 (25.33%) TDD
12 172 (22.81%) Microsoft
13 168 (22.28%) jQuery
14 163 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 139 (18.44%) Finance
16 131 (17.37%) Web Development
17 124 (16.45%) .NET Framework
18 120 (15.92%) AngularJS
19 108 (14.32%) PHP
20 97 (12.86%) Java
21 96 (12.73%) WCF
22 86 (11.41%) Scrum
23 84 (11.14%) MySQL
24 82 (10.88%) VB.NET
25 80 (10.61%) Dependency Injection
26 78 (10.34%) Git (software)
27 77 (10.21%) HTML5
27 77 (10.21%) OO
28 75 (9.95%) Degree
29 72 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 23 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.99%) CMS
3 13 (1.72%) IIS
3 13 (1.72%) Umbraco
4 12 (1.59%) Apache
5 10 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.06%) WordPress
8 5 (0.66%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.53%) Drupal
9 4 (0.53%) JBoss
10 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.40%) OpenEdge
10 3 (0.40%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.13%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.12%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.19%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.27%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.12%) Magento
2 8 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (3.32%) SaaS
3 16 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.80%) GitHub
5 4 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.27%) Force.com
7 1 (0.13%) AdWords
7 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Google Play
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.72%) Internet
2 3 (0.40%) HTTP
2 3 (0.40%) Intranet
2 3 (0.40%) Network Security
2 3 (0.40%) Wireless
3 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.27%) RFID
3 2 (0.27%) SSL
4 1 (0.13%) DNS
4 1 (0.13%) FTP
4 1 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (42.97%) SQL Server
2 84 (11.14%) MySQL
3 60 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (7.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 47 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (5.04%) MongoDB
7 31 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (2.79%) NoSQL
10 18 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (2.25%) Relational Database
11 17 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.33%) QlikView
14 9 (1.19%) Power BI
15 8 (1.06%) Data Mining
15 8 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
17 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database
17 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 78 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.56%) Subversion
3 47 (6.23%) Visual Studio
4 46 (6.10%) NUnit
5 43 (5.70%) Moq
6 42 (5.57%) Rhino Mocks
7 41 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (5.31%) MSTest
9 19 (2.52%) JIRA
10 14 (1.86%) JUnit
11 12 (1.59%) Maven
12 11 (1.46%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.33%) Selenium
14 9 (1.19%) Jenkins
15 7 (0.93%) Eclipse
16 6 (0.80%) Ant
17 5 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 5 (0.66%) FxCop
17 5 (0.66%) SpecFlow
17 5 (0.66%) StyleCop
General
1 139 (18.44%) Finance
2 24 (3.18%) Advertising
3 18 (2.39%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.25%) Banking
4 17 (2.25%) Retail
5 11 (1.46%) Marketing
6 9 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.93%) Games
8 6 (0.80%) Automotive
9 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.40%) Legal
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (62.60%) .NET
2 333 (44.16%) ASP.NET
3 279 (37.00%) HTML
4 239 (31.70%) CSS
5 168 (22.28%) jQuery
6 163 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 124 (16.45%) .NET Framework
8 120 (15.92%) AngularJS
9 96 (12.73%) WCF
10 77 (10.21%) HTML5
11 72 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 70 (9.28%) Web Services
13 69 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 68 (9.02%) WPF
15 61 (8.09%) Spring
16 57 (7.56%) Entity Framework
17 55 (7.29%) RESTful
18 54 (7.16%) XML
19 53 (7.03%) CSS3
20 49 (6.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.77%) Computer Science
2 27 (3.58%) iPad
3 26 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 21 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.25%) User Experience
7 14 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.46%) Tandem
9 9 (1.19%) Fintech
10 7 (0.93%) Online Banking
11 6 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.66%) Social Media
13 4 (0.53%) Device Driver
13 4 (0.53%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.53%) PMI
14 3 (0.40%) Streaming Music
15 2 (0.27%) Animation
15 2 (0.27%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.27%) Contactless
15 2 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.43%) Windows
2 39 (5.17%) Linux
3 22 (2.92%) Apple iOS
4 17 (2.25%) Android
5 16 (2.12%) Unix
6 3 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (43.24%) MVC
2 312 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (25.33%) TDD
4 131 (17.37%) Web Development
5 86 (11.41%) Scrum
6 80 (10.61%) Dependency Injection
7 77 (10.21%) OO
8 71 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (9.28%) Web Application Development
10 57 (7.56%) Kanban
11 56 (7.43%) Unit Testing
12 50 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (5.57%) BDD
14 39 (5.17%) Inversion of Control
15 35 (4.64%) E-Commerce
16 34 (4.51%) Software Engineering
17 33 (4.38%) MVVM
18 27 (3.58%) Front End Development
18 27 (3.58%) OOP
19 26 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 457 (60.61%) C#
2 247 (32.76%) SQL
3 228 (30.24%) JavaScript
4 108 (14.32%) PHP
5 97 (12.86%) Java
6 82 (10.88%) VB.NET
7 46 (6.10%) T-SQL
8 34 (4.51%) VB
9 24 (3.18%) Ruby
10 20 (2.65%) C++
11 17 (2.25%) PHP 5
12 15 (1.99%) VBScript
13 13 (1.72%) C
13 13 (1.72%) VB6
14 10 (1.33%) F#
15 9 (1.19%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.19%) TypeScript
16 7 (0.93%) Perl
17 5 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (9.95%) Degree
2 4 (0.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.25%) QA
2 9 (1.19%) HL7
3 7 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (0.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (1.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 10 (1.33%) Kibana
1 10 (1.33%) WSUS
2 5 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 172 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 29 (3.85%) Oracle
3 12 (1.59%) IBM
3 12 (1.59%) Zend
4 8 (1.06%) Google
4 8 (1.06%) Tableau
5 7 (0.93%) Teradata
5 7 (0.93%) Xamarin
6 5 (0.66%) IBM Sterling
6 5 (0.66%) RedGate
6 5 (0.66%) Sybase
7 4 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.40%) ATG
8 3 (0.40%) Facebook
8 3 (0.40%) hybris
8 3 (0.40%) Progress
8 3 (0.40%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.27%) Adobe
9 2 (0.27%) Apple
9 2 (0.27%) HP
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Up to £50k DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE + additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum 45K + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago