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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 329 537 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.66% 29.30% 30.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.84% 30.36% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 302 450 447
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1226 1769 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.63% 96.51% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1428 1157
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +1 106 £40,000 +14.28% 28
Chester +1 54 £37,500 -6.25% 32
Macclesfield +1 32 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Knutsford +5 26 £40,000 - 8
Crewe 0 20 £26,750 -33.12% 2
Northwich 0 17 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Wilmslow -7 13 £37,500 -3.22% 4
Daresbury +1 6 £42,500 -
Runcorn 0 5 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Alderley Edge -18 2 £35,750 +19.16% 1
Widnes -2 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Ellesmere Port -3 1 - - 1
Congleton - 1 - - 2
Winsford - 1 £32,500 - 2
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 423 (48.40%) .NET
2 406 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
3 392 (44.85%) SQL Server
4 390 (44.62%) C#
5 355 (40.62%) JavaScript
6 326 (37.30%) HTML
7 311 (35.58%) CSS
8 305 (34.90%) SQL
9 292 (33.41%) ASP.NET
10 259 (29.63%) MVC
11 221 (25.29%) jQuery
12 186 (21.28%) TDD
13 171 (19.57%) Java
14 141 (16.13%) Scrum
15 138 (15.79%) HTML5
16 137 (15.68%) PHP
17 134 (15.33%) MySQL
17 134 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 130 (14.87%) T-SQL
19 123 (14.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 122 (13.96%) AngularJS
21 121 (13.84%) Finance
22 115 (13.16%) Web Application Development
23 112 (12.81%) CSS3
24 108 (12.36%) Web Services
25 107 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 107 (12.24%) .NET Framework
26 106 (12.13%) Microsoft
27 97 (11.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
28 96 (10.98%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 59 (6.75%) Node.js
2 56 (6.41%) WordPress
3 34 (3.89%) Drupal
4 32 (3.66%) CMS
5 30 (3.43%) SharePoint
6 17 (1.95%) IIS
7 16 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.26%) Apache
9 9 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.69%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.57%) JBoss
11 5 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.11%) nginx
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 28 (3.20%) Photoshop
2 24 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.26%) Fireworks
4 8 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) MS Office
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (3.55%) Magento
2 4 (0.46%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.23%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.69%) GitHub
4 5 (0.57%) SaaS
5 4 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.34%) Heroku
6 3 (0.34%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) AdWords
7 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.23%) Internet
2 13 (1.49%) PuTTY
2 13 (1.49%) SSH
3 5 (0.57%) HTTP
4 4 (0.46%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.34%) Intranet
5 3 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.23%) Skype
6 2 (0.23%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (44.85%) SQL Server
2 134 (15.33%) MySQL
3 123 (14.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 107 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 82 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 77 (8.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 67 (7.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 66 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
9 51 (5.84%) Relational Database
10 49 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 41 (4.69%) NoSQL
12 32 (3.66%) MongoDB
13 22 (2.52%) OLAP
13 22 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (2.17%) Power BI
15 17 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (1.60%) Oracle Database
17 13 (1.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 13 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 96 (10.98%) Git (software)
2 83 (9.50%) Visual Studio
3 62 (7.09%) NUnit
4 61 (6.98%) Moq
4 61 (6.98%) MSTest
5 60 (6.86%) Rhino Mocks
6 59 (6.75%) Subversion
7 58 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 33 (3.78%) Grunt
9 29 (3.32%) JUnit
10 24 (2.75%) JIRA
11 21 (2.40%) Jasmine
12 20 (2.29%) Jenkins
12 20 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 17 (1.95%) Eclipse
14 16 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
15 13 (1.49%) Maven
15 13 (1.49%) Selenium
16 11 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 10 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 121 (13.84%) Finance
2 43 (4.92%) Banking
3 38 (4.35%) Marketing
4 20 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.95%) Retail
6 14 (1.60%) Advertising
7 12 (1.37%) Legal
7 12 (1.37%) Publishing
8 11 (1.26%) Games
9 5 (0.57%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.46%) Automotive
10 4 (0.46%) Back Office
10 4 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.11%) Electronics
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (48.40%) .NET
2 326 (37.30%) HTML
3 311 (35.58%) CSS
4 292 (33.41%) ASP.NET
5 221 (25.29%) jQuery
6 138 (15.79%) HTML5
7 134 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 122 (13.96%) AngularJS
9 112 (12.81%) CSS3
10 108 (12.36%) Web Services
11 107 (12.24%) .NET Framework
12 97 (11.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 88 (10.07%) XML
14 87 (9.95%) WCF
15 82 (9.38%) RESTful
16 77 (8.81%) Spring
17 74 (8.47%) Ajax
18 64 (7.32%) JSON
19 60 (6.86%) Unity DI Container
19 60 (6.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.04%) Computer Science
2 60 (6.86%) Inversion of Control
3 52 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (5.72%) Mobile App
5 34 (3.89%) User Experience
6 31 (3.55%) Replication
7 22 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.95%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.26%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.26%) Social Network
10 8 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.92%) Telematics
11 7 (0.80%) Clustering
11 7 (0.80%) iPad
11 7 (0.80%) iPhone
12 6 (0.69%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.57%) PMI
13 5 (0.57%) Raspberry Pi
13 5 (0.57%) Tandem
13 5 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 95 (10.87%) Windows
2 57 (6.52%) Linux
3 53 (6.06%) Android
4 40 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.06%) Unix
6 7 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.34%) webOS
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.11%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (29.63%) MVC
3 186 (21.28%) TDD
4 141 (16.13%) Scrum
5 115 (13.16%) Web Application Development
6 92 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 76 (8.70%) OOP
8 71 (8.12%) Web Development
9 69 (7.89%) OO
10 65 (7.44%) Dependency Injection
11 60 (6.86%) BDD
11 60 (6.86%) Front End Development
11 60 (6.86%) Kanban
12 58 (6.64%) ETL
13 54 (6.18%) Software Engineering
14 46 (5.26%) Project Management
15 43 (4.92%) SDLC
16 41 (4.69%) MVVM
17 37 (4.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 390 (44.62%) C#
2 355 (40.62%) JavaScript
3 305 (34.90%) SQL
4 171 (19.57%) Java
5 137 (15.68%) PHP
6 130 (14.87%) T-SQL
7 93 (10.64%) VB.NET
8 53 (6.06%) VB
9 29 (3.32%) Python
10 28 (3.20%) PHP 5
11 23 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 21 (2.40%) C
13 17 (1.95%) PowerShell
14 16 (1.83%) C++
15 15 (1.72%) Ruby
16 12 (1.37%) VB6
17 9 (1.03%) Objective-C
18 8 (0.92%) VBA
19 5 (0.57%) Bash Shell
20 4 (0.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 88 (10.07%) Degree
2 6 (0.69%) HND
3 5 (0.57%) ECDL
3 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.34%) ISEB
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.11%) MCITP
5 1 (0.11%) MCPD
5 1 (0.11%) MCSE
5 1 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.95%) QA
2 5 (0.57%) WAI
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (1.14%) Docker
2 3 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.23%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 106 (12.13%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.06%) Oracle
3 33 (3.78%) Twitter
4 23 (2.63%) Facebook
5 22 (2.52%) Adobe
6 19 (2.17%) Google
7 16 (1.83%) Zend
8 11 (1.26%) SAP
9 10 (1.14%) IBM
10 8 (0.92%) Sencha
11 5 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.34%) Ab Initio
12 3 (0.34%) New Relic
12 3 (0.34%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.34%) VMware
13 2 (0.23%) Apple
13 2 (0.23%) Informatica
13 2 (0.23%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.23%) Teradata
13 2 (0.23%) Xamarin
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