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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 557 621 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.65% 36.42% 35.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% 37.84% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 469 543 573
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1671 1641 1733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.94% 96.25% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1272 1408
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 184 £37,500 +7.14% 43
Crewe 0 75 £37,500 +15.38% 24
Chester -5 47 £39,500 +5.33% 33
Knutsford +1 45 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Wilmslow +1 27 £38,750 +3.33% 8
Macclesfield -1 18 £32,500 - 5
Ellesmere Port -1 14 £40,000 - 1
Northwich 0 10 £35,500 -5.33% 6
Runcorn -3 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Winsford - 5 - - 1
Widnes - 4 £36,000 - 2
Nantwich 0 2 £33,500 +11.66% 2
Congleton - 1 £22,000 -
Frodsham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 582 (53.84%) .NET
2 543 (50.23%) C#
3 478 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
4 430 (39.78%) JavaScript
5 424 (39.22%) SQL Server
6 416 (38.48%) ASP.NET
7 415 (38.39%) HTML
8 390 (36.08%) SQL
9 389 (35.99%) MVC
10 358 (33.12%) CSS
11 311 (28.77%) jQuery
12 230 (21.28%) TDD
13 211 (19.52%) Java
13 211 (19.52%) Scrum
14 209 (19.33%) Web Services
15 206 (19.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 200 (18.50%) HTML5
17 198 (18.32%) Microsoft
18 196 (18.13%) Finance
19 191 (17.67%) WCF
20 186 (17.21%) .NET Framework
21 142 (13.14%) T-SQL
22 139 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
23 134 (12.40%) Web Application Development
24 129 (11.93%) Windows
25 128 (11.84%) Dependency Injection
26 124 (11.47%) PHP
27 121 (11.19%) Oracle
28 114 (10.55%) VB.NET
29 113 (10.45%) VB

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 52 (4.81%) Node.js
2 34 (3.15%) CMS
3 30 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 21 (1.94%) WordPress
5 20 (1.85%) IIS
6 18 (1.67%) Apache
7 13 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.02%) JBoss
8 11 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.83%) Drupal
11 8 (0.74%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.65%) Exstream Dialogue
13 5 (0.46%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.37%) Papyrus
14 4 (0.37%) StreamWeaver
14 4 (0.37%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 112 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.87%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.39%) MS Project
3 15 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (1.11%) MS Office
6 11 (1.02%) Fireworks
7 9 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.093%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 24 (2.22%) Magento
2 19 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.65%) Exstream
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.093%) Tridion
7 1 (0.093%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.96%) SaaS
2 14 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.46%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.19%) SmartFocus
5 2 (0.19%) Office 365
6 1 (0.093%) GitHub
6 1 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.55%) Internet
2 45 (4.16%) Wireless
3 29 (2.68%) HTTP
4 15 (1.39%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.56%) Intranet
6 3 (0.28%) ATM
6 3 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.19%) Telnet
7 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.19%) GPRS
7 2 (0.19%) UMTS
7 2 (0.19%) SNMP
7 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.093%) LDAP
8 1 (0.093%) SAN
8 1 (0.093%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 107 (9.90%) MySQL
3 104 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 101 (9.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 74 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 70 (6.48%) NoSQL
7 66 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 41 (3.79%) Oracle Database
10 35 (3.24%) Relational Database
11 34 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 25 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
14 19 (1.76%) MongoDB
15 16 (1.48%) Big Data
16 13 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (1.11%) RDBMS
18 11 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
19 9 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 91 (8.42%) Visual Studio
2 72 (6.66%) Git (software)
3 70 (6.48%) Subversion
4 60 (5.55%) NUnit
4 60 (5.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 60 (5.55%) Moq
5 58 (5.37%) Rhino Mocks
6 52 (4.81%) MSTest
7 37 (3.42%) JUnit
8 25 (2.31%) JIRA
9 22 (2.04%) Grunt
10 20 (1.85%) Selenium
11 18 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
11 18 (1.67%) Eclipse
12 15 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
13 14 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 13 (1.20%) gulp
14 13 (1.20%) Jenkins
15 12 (1.11%) Bower
15 12 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 196 (18.13%) Finance
2 73 (6.75%) Retail
3 64 (5.92%) Marketing
4 48 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 31 (2.87%) Banking
6 28 (2.59%) Advertising
7 24 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.13%) Games
9 12 (1.11%) Back Office
10 9 (0.83%) Billing
11 6 (0.56%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.46%) Law
12 5 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.37%) Legal
13 4 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.28%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.093%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (53.84%) .NET
2 416 (38.48%) ASP.NET
3 415 (38.39%) HTML
4 358 (33.12%) CSS
5 311 (28.77%) jQuery
6 209 (19.33%) Web Services
7 206 (19.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 200 (18.50%) HTML5
9 191 (17.67%) WCF
10 186 (17.21%) .NET Framework
11 110 (10.18%) AngularJS
12 109 (10.08%) CSS3
13 101 (9.34%) XML
14 98 (9.07%) RESTful
15 89 (8.23%) Entity Framework
16 87 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
17 83 (7.68%) REST
18 82 (7.59%) Ajax
19 77 (7.12%) WPF
20 74 (6.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (8.42%) Mobile App
2 67 (6.20%) User Experience
3 58 (5.37%) Inversion of Control
4 55 (5.09%) N-Tier
5 47 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 38 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (2.13%) iPhone
8 22 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.04%) Client/Server
9 16 (1.48%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.48%) iPad
9 16 (1.48%) Visualisation
10 11 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.02%) Tandem
11 10 (0.93%) W3C
11 10 (0.93%) Smartphone
12 9 (0.83%) NHS
13 8 (0.74%) Replication
13 8 (0.74%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.74%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 129 (11.93%) Windows
2 73 (6.75%) Android
3 69 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 38 (3.52%) Linux
5 28 (2.59%) UNIX
6 17 (1.57%) Windows Phone
7 16 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.39%) Windows Phone 7
9 12 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.56%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.19%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.19%) AIX
13 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.093%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.093%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.093%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (35.99%) MVC
3 230 (21.28%) TDD
4 211 (19.52%) Scrum
5 139 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
6 134 (12.40%) Web Application Development
7 128 (11.84%) Dependency Injection
8 109 (10.08%) SDLC
9 108 (9.99%) OO
10 88 (8.14%) Unit Testing
11 85 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
12 82 (7.59%) Web Development
13 76 (7.03%) BDD
14 65 (6.01%) SOA
14 65 (6.01%) OOP
15 64 (5.92%) Kanban
16 61 (5.64%) MVVM
17 58 (5.37%) Mentoring
18 57 (5.27%) ETL
19 55 (5.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 543 (50.23%) C#
2 430 (39.78%) JavaScript
3 390 (36.08%) SQL
4 211 (19.52%) Java
5 142 (13.14%) T-SQL
6 124 (11.47%) PHP
7 114 (10.55%) VB.NET
8 113 (10.45%) VB
9 49 (4.53%) PL/SQL
10 24 (2.22%) C++
11 23 (2.13%) Objective-C
11 23 (2.13%) Ruby
12 21 (1.94%) VB6
13 20 (1.85%) C
14 18 (1.67%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.20%) Python
15 13 (1.20%) PHP5
16 8 (0.74%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.65%) VBA
18 6 (0.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 81 (7.49%) Degree
2 17 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.093%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.093%) MCSE
4 1 (0.093%) MCSA
4 1 (0.093%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.39%) QA
2 9 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.19%) HL7
5 1 (0.093%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.19%) HDFS
2 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.19%) Plesk
2 1 (0.093%) Oozie
2 1 (0.093%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.093%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 198 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 121 (11.19%) Oracle
3 27 (2.50%) Adobe
3 27 (2.50%) Apple
3 27 (2.50%) Facebook
4 19 (1.76%) Teradata
5 16 (1.48%) Informatica
6 14 (1.30%) Google
7 13 (1.20%) Ab Initio
7 13 (1.20%) Business Objects
8 10 (0.93%) Talend
9 8 (0.74%) SAP
10 7 (0.65%) HP
10 7 (0.65%) Zend
11 6 (0.56%) IBM
12 5 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (0.46%) Cognos
12 5 (0.46%) Vertica
12 5 (0.46%) hybris
13 4 (0.37%) DevExpress
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + More
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Highly competitive + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago