The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 635 641 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.31% 33.08% 35.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.75% 35.03% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 559 564 532
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
Developer
North West

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
1682 1830 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.17% 94.43% 94.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1463 1213
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 0 189 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Chester 0 97 £42,500 +21.42% 46
Crewe 0 74 £35,000 - 11
Knutsford +1 50 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Wilmslow +8 30 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Macclesfield 0 26 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Northwich 0 21 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Ellesmere Port -3 13 £40,000 - 3
Runcorn -4 8 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Widnes - 3 £37,500 -
Nantwich -1 2 £33,500 +11.66%
Congleton - 1 £22,000 -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 539 (48.30%) .NET
2 506 (45.34%) C#
3 485 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
4 455 (40.77%) HTML
5 441 (39.52%) JavaScript
6 435 (38.98%) SQL Server
7 411 (36.83%) CSS
8 403 (36.11%) SQL
9 388 (34.77%) ASP.NET
10 372 (33.33%) MVC
11 344 (30.82%) jQuery
12 240 (21.51%) HTML5
13 237 (21.24%) TDD
14 236 (21.15%) Java
15 221 (19.80%) Web Services
16 209 (18.73%) Scrum
17 208 (18.64%) Finance
18 186 (16.67%) Microsoft
19 181 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
20 170 (15.23%) WCF
21 164 (14.70%) T-SQL
22 155 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 148 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
24 147 (13.17%) CSS3
25 142 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 135 (12.10%) .NET Framework
26 135 (12.10%) Web Application Development
27 133 (11.92%) AngularJS
28 125 (11.20%) PHP
28 125 (11.20%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 51 (4.57%) CMS
2 43 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 41 (3.67%) WordPress
4 39 (3.49%) Node.js
5 26 (2.33%) Apache
6 23 (2.06%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.61%) JBoss
8 16 (1.43%) Drupal
9 11 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (0.99%) Exstream Dialogue
10 10 (0.90%) Joomla!
11 9 (0.81%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.81%) IIS
12 7 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.36%) Papyrus
15 4 (0.36%) StreamWeaver
15 4 (0.36%) Liferay
Applications
1 97 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.32%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.70%) MS Project
4 15 (1.34%) Fireworks
4 15 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (1.25%) MS Office
5 14 (1.25%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.090%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 32 (2.87%) Magento
2 23 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.99%) Exstream
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.090%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.090%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (1.88%) SaaS
2 20 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.36%) Office 365
4 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) GitHub
5 2 (0.18%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.11%) Internet
2 40 (3.58%) Wireless
3 35 (3.14%) HTTP
4 25 (2.24%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.54%) Intranet
6 4 (0.36%) SSH
6 4 (0.36%) PuTTY
7 3 (0.27%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.18%) Telnet
8 2 (0.18%) Skype
8 2 (0.18%) SNMP
8 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.090%) LDAP
9 1 (0.090%) ATM
9 1 (0.090%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (38.98%) SQL Server
2 155 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 142 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 125 (11.20%) MySQL
5 91 (8.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 81 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
7 65 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 48 (4.30%) NoSQL
9 47 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (3.58%) Relational Database
11 38 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
12 31 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
13 28 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 27 (2.42%) Oracle Database
15 17 (1.52%) Big Data
15 17 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
16 16 (1.43%) MongoDB
17 13 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
18 12 (1.08%) Data Mining
19 11 (0.99%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 97 (8.69%) Subversion
2 81 (7.26%) Visual Studio
3 80 (7.17%) Git (software)
4 58 (5.20%) NUnit
5 56 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 55 (4.93%) MSTest
7 53 (4.75%) Moq
8 51 (4.57%) Rhino Mocks
9 39 (3.49%) JUnit
10 33 (2.96%) Grunt
11 29 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
12 28 (2.51%) JIRA
13 22 (1.97%) Eclipse
13 22 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 22 (1.97%) Jenkins
14 19 (1.70%) Jasmine
15 18 (1.61%) gulp
15 18 (1.61%) Selenium
16 15 (1.34%) Maven
16 15 (1.34%) Bower
General
1 208 (18.64%) Finance
2 76 (6.81%) Retail
3 70 (6.27%) Marketing
4 43 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 40 (3.58%) Banking
6 32 (2.87%) Advertising
7 28 (2.51%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.97%) Games
9 12 (1.08%) Billing
10 7 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.63%) Back Office
10 7 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.45%) Automotive
12 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.36%) Legal
12 4 (0.36%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.27%) Law
13 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.090%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (48.30%) .NET
2 455 (40.77%) HTML
3 411 (36.83%) CSS
4 388 (34.77%) ASP.NET
5 344 (30.82%) jQuery
6 240 (21.51%) HTML5
7 221 (19.80%) Web Services
8 181 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 170 (15.23%) WCF
10 147 (13.17%) CSS3
11 135 (12.10%) .NET Framework
12 133 (11.92%) AngularJS
13 114 (10.22%) XML
14 107 (9.59%) RESTful
15 96 (8.60%) Ajax
16 74 (6.63%) Spring
16 74 (6.63%) WPF
16 74 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web API
17 68 (6.09%) Entity Framework
17 68 (6.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 99 (8.87%) Mobile App
2 89 (7.97%) User Experience
3 66 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 53 (4.75%) Inversion of Control
5 39 (3.49%) N-Tier
5 39 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.42%) iPhone
8 24 (2.15%) Visualisation
9 23 (2.06%) Replication
10 18 (1.61%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.25%) iPad
12 12 (1.08%) Telematics
12 12 (1.08%) Tandem
13 11 (0.99%) Smartphone
13 11 (0.99%) Algorithms
13 11 (0.99%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.72%) NHS
15 6 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 121 (10.84%) Windows
2 81 (7.26%) Android
3 68 (6.09%) Apple iOS
4 39 (3.49%) Linux
5 22 (1.97%) UNIX
6 17 (1.52%) Windows Phone
7 16 (1.43%) Windows Phone 7
8 15 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.18%) AIX
10 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.090%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.090%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.090%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.090%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.090%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (33.33%) MVC
3 237 (21.24%) TDD
4 209 (18.73%) Scrum
5 148 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
6 135 (12.10%) Web Application Development
7 123 (11.02%) OO
8 118 (10.57%) SDLC
9 115 (10.30%) Dependency Injection
10 95 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
11 92 (8.24%) Web Development
12 83 (7.44%) Unit Testing
13 75 (6.72%) OOP
14 67 (6.00%) BDD
15 62 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
16 60 (5.38%) ETL
17 59 (5.29%) Software Engineering
18 58 (5.20%) Web Design
18 58 (5.20%) Mentoring
19 56 (5.02%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 506 (45.34%) C#
2 441 (39.52%) JavaScript
3 403 (36.11%) SQL
4 236 (21.15%) Java
5 164 (14.70%) T-SQL
6 125 (11.20%) PHP
7 107 (9.59%) VB.NET
8 84 (7.53%) VB
9 48 (4.30%) PL/SQL
10 18 (1.61%) C++
10 18 (1.61%) Objective-C
11 17 (1.52%) PHP5
11 17 (1.52%) C
12 16 (1.43%) Python
12 16 (1.43%) Ruby
12 16 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.34%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.16%) VB6
15 6 (0.54%) Groovy
15 6 (0.54%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 97 (8.69%) Degree
2 14 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.18%) MCSA
4 1 (0.090%) PhD
4 1 (0.090%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.090%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.090%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.15%) QA
2 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.36%) HL7
4 1 (0.090%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.45%) Docker
2 2 (0.18%) HDFS
3 1 (0.090%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.090%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.18%) Plesk
2 1 (0.090%) Oozie
2 1 (0.090%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.090%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 186 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 94 (8.42%) Oracle
3 35 (3.14%) Adobe
4 26 (2.33%) Facebook
5 25 (2.24%) Apple
6 21 (1.88%) Google
7 14 (1.25%) Teradata
8 11 (0.99%) HP
9 9 (0.81%) SAP
10 8 (0.72%) Zend
11 6 (0.54%) Cognos
11 6 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (0.54%) Ab Initio
12 5 (0.45%) hybris
12 5 (0.45%) Tableau
12 5 (0.45%) Talend
13 4 (0.36%) Vertica
13 4 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.36%) IBM
13 4 (0.36%) Informatica
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Head Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
ThreePeople
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25-34K
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + Depending on Exp +Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday