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 28 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
28 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 637 592 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.53% 34.52% 33.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.14% 36.50% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 566 544 683
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,450 £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
1715 1622 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.65% 94.58% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1325 1949
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
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 28 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 28 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 +1 182 £35,000 - 16
Chester -1 71 £35,000 +7.69% 20
Macclesfield 0 61 £32,500 - 14
Crewe 0 54 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Wilmslow 0 38 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Knutsford -2 30 £40,000 +17.64% 4
Nantwich 0 25 £30,000 -14.28%
Ellesmere Port +1 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Northwich 0 12 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Alderley Edge - 7 £35,000 - 1
Runcorn +7 5 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 761 (59.92%) .NET
2 697 (54.88%) C#
3 604 (47.56%) SQL Server
4 534 (42.05%) ASP.NET
5 515 (40.55%) SQL
6 513 (40.39%) HTML
7 474 (37.32%) JavaScript
8 444 (34.96%) CSS
9 363 (28.58%) MVC
10 297 (23.39%) TDD
11 264 (20.79%) Microsoft
12 239 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
13 237 (18.66%) jQuery
14 235 (18.50%) T-SQL
15 226 (17.80%) XML
16 225 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 198 (15.59%) WCF
18 190 (14.96%) Scrum
19 186 (14.65%) PHP
20 181 (14.25%) Web Services
20 181 (14.25%) SQL Server 2008
21 176 (13.86%) .NET Framework
22 162 (12.76%) Visual Studio
23 159 (12.52%) VB.NET
24 153 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
25 152 (11.97%) HTML5
26 151 (11.89%) Finance
27 150 (11.81%) MySQL
28 149 (11.73%) OO
29 148 (11.65%) MS Excel

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 73 (5.75%) CMS
2 66 (5.20%) SharePoint
3 59 (4.65%) WordPress
4 42 (3.31%) IIS
5 36 (2.83%) Umbraco
6 33 (2.60%) Node.js
7 24 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 22 (1.73%) MODX
9 21 (1.65%) Tomcat
10 20 (1.57%) WebSphere
10 20 (1.57%) Drupal
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%) Commerce Server
16 6 (0.47%) ColdFusion
16 6 (0.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 148 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.20%) Photoshop
3 20 (1.57%) MS Office
4 7 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.55%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.16%) MS Project
6 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.079%) InDesign
7 1 (0.079%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 29 (2.28%) Magento
2 8 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.31%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
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%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.94%) Trello
2 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.079%) SaaS
4 1 (0.079%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.98%) Internet
2 17 (1.34%) HTTP
3 10 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.47%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.39%) Intranet
7 4 (0.31%) DNS
7 4 (0.31%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.31%) SSH
8 3 (0.24%) GPRS
8 3 (0.24%) UMTS
8 3 (0.24%) SSL
8 3 (0.24%) FTP
8 3 (0.24%) LDAP
8 3 (0.24%) Firewall
9 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.079%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.079%) WinSCP
10 1 (0.079%) ATM
10 1 (0.079%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 604 (47.56%) SQL Server
2 181 (14.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 150 (11.81%) MySQL
4 108 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 105 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 104 (8.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 65 (5.12%) Relational Database
8 51 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 47 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (2.68%) NoSQL
11 31 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (1.42%) OLAP
13 18 (1.42%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (1.10%) QlikView
15 14 (1.10%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.71%) MongoDB
17 8 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
17 8 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 162 (12.76%) Visual Studio
2 102 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 98 (7.72%) NUnit
4 97 (7.64%) Rhino Mocks
5 85 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 85 (6.69%) Subversion
6 75 (5.91%) Moq
6 75 (5.91%) MSTest
7 35 (2.76%) Eclipse
8 30 (2.36%) JIRA
9 18 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 17 (1.34%) JUnit
11 16 (1.26%) Mercurial
12 15 (1.18%) PhoneGap
13 13 (1.02%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.02%) Selenium
14 8 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (0.63%) Maven
14 8 (0.63%) Bower
15 5 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 151 (11.89%) Finance
2 104 (8.19%) Marketing
3 60 (4.72%) Retail
4 52 (4.09%) Automotive
5 35 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 26 (2.05%) Advertising
7 9 (0.71%) Publishing
7 9 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.39%) Games
8 5 (0.39%) Back Office
9 4 (0.31%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.31%) Banking
10 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.079%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.079%) Local Government
11 1 (0.079%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 761 (59.92%) .NET
2 534 (42.05%) ASP.NET
3 513 (40.39%) HTML
4 444 (34.96%) CSS
5 237 (18.66%) jQuery
6 226 (17.80%) XML
7 225 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 198 (15.59%) WCF
9 181 (14.25%) Web Services
10 176 (13.86%) .NET Framework
11 152 (11.97%) HTML5
12 135 (10.63%) WPF
13 125 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 110 (8.66%) SOAP
15 107 (8.43%) WinForms
16 106 (8.35%) Ajax
17 105 (8.27%) JSON
18 101 (7.95%) Castle Windsor
19 90 (7.09%) REST
20 82 (6.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.98%) Inversion of Control
2 69 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 33 (2.60%) Mobile App
4 32 (2.52%) N-Tier
5 26 (2.05%) W3C
6 24 (1.89%) Social Network
7 23 (1.81%) Open Source
8 20 (1.57%) Blog
9 18 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.26%) NHS
11 14 (1.10%) Social Media
12 12 (0.94%) SystemC
12 12 (0.94%) Visualisation
13 9 (0.71%) Statistics
14 8 (0.63%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.55%) Informatics
15 7 (0.55%) Clustering
16 6 (0.47%) FMCG
17 5 (0.39%) Mathematics
17 5 (0.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 145 (11.42%) Windows
2 76 (5.98%) Linux
3 47 (3.70%) Android
3 47 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 29 (2.28%) UNIX
5 11 (0.87%) Windows Phone
6 6 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
7 5 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.39%) AIX
8 4 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.24%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.24%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.079%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.079%) VMS
11 1 (0.079%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.079%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (28.58%) MVC
2 297 (23.39%) TDD
3 239 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
4 190 (14.96%) Scrum
5 153 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
6 149 (11.73%) OO
7 137 (10.79%) Software Engineering
8 123 (9.69%) Web Application Development
9 92 (7.24%) Dependency Injection
10 90 (7.09%) BDD
10 90 (7.09%) MVVM
11 88 (6.93%) Kanban
12 85 (6.69%) Web Development
13 75 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
14 70 (5.51%) E-Commerce
15 61 (4.80%) OOP
16 53 (4.17%) Unit Testing
17 48 (3.78%) Web Design
18 46 (3.62%) SOA
19 41 (3.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 697 (54.88%) C#
2 515 (40.55%) SQL
3 474 (37.32%) JavaScript
4 235 (18.50%) T-SQL
5 186 (14.65%) PHP
6 159 (12.52%) VB.NET
7 137 (10.79%) Java
8 97 (7.64%) VB
9 66 (5.20%) Python
10 46 (3.62%) C++
11 45 (3.54%) Ruby
12 37 (2.91%) C
13 36 (2.83%) PHP5
14 34 (2.68%) VB6
15 23 (1.81%) VBA
16 21 (1.65%) Perl
17 16 (1.26%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.71%) Golang
19 8 (0.63%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 93 (7.32%) Degree
2 48 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (2.76%) MCTS
4 34 (2.68%) MCP
4 34 (2.68%) MCAD
4 34 (2.68%) MCSD
5 28 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.63%) HND
8 6 (0.47%) HNC
9 2 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.31%) QA
2 11 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.079%) WAI
4 1 (0.079%) HL7
4 1 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.16%) XenApp
2 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
2 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.079%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (0.31%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.079%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 264 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 70 (5.51%) Oracle
3 40 (3.15%) Google
4 31 (2.44%) Adobe
5 26 (2.05%) IBM
6 24 (1.89%) Facebook
6 24 (1.89%) Sitecore
7 18 (1.42%) Twitter
8 16 (1.26%) DevExpress
9 14 (1.10%) Rackspace
10 11 (0.87%) JBoss
11 9 (0.71%) Zend
12 8 (0.63%) Telerik
12 8 (0.63%) EPiServer
12 8 (0.63%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.63%) Tableau
13 7 (0.55%) Dundas
13 7 (0.55%) Business Objects
13 7 (0.55%) BT
14 6 (0.47%) Apple
Warrington, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £3,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package/pension/bonus/health
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
ASG International
Salary: From £19,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago