The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 71 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Internet 51 58 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.75% 3.61% 4.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.37% 19.02% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 84
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
Internet
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 305 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.16% 19.00% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 272 259 307
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Internet
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Cheshire region.

Internet Salary Trend in Cheshire

Internet
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Internet
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 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 +8 32 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Knutsford 0 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Macclesfield - 1 £47,500 -
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Internet also 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 that cited Internet.

1 74 (56.92%) .NET
2 70 (53.85%) MVC
3 68 (52.31%) C#
3 68 (52.31%) ASP.NET
3 68 (52.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 64 (49.23%) TDD
5 63 (48.46%) Web Application Development
6 58 (44.62%) Windows
7 47 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (33.08%) SQL Server
9 38 (29.23%) BDD
10 36 (27.69%) WCF
11 31 (23.85%) RESTful
12 29 (22.31%) Computer Science
12 29 (22.31%) VB
13 27 (20.77%) Finance
13 27 (20.77%) Ruby
13 27 (20.77%) Git (software)
13 27 (20.77%) NoSQL
13 27 (20.77%) Node.js
13 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (20.00%) .NET Framework
14 26 (20.00%) VB.NET
15 25 (19.23%) Scrum
15 25 (19.23%) WinForms
15 25 (19.23%) NUnit
15 25 (19.23%) WPF
15 25 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (19.23%) Inversion of Control
15 25 (19.23%) Continuous Integration

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Internet also 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 that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (20.77%) Node.js
2 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.54%) Mule
3 2 (1.54%) Confluence
3 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.54%) JBoss
3 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle 9iAS
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) MS Office
2 6 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.31%) SaaS
2 2 (1.54%) PaaS
2 2 (1.54%) IaaS
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) LAN
2 5 (3.85%) WAN
2 5 (3.85%) Firewall
3 4 (3.08%) VPN
4 3 (2.31%) Intranet
5 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.54%) WLAN
5 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.54%) Wireless
5 2 (1.54%) VLAN
5 2 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.77%) Network Security
6 1 (0.77%) SMTP
6 1 (0.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.08%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.08%) BODI
4 3 (2.31%) MySQL
5 2 (1.54%) DB2
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (20.77%) Git (software)
2 25 (19.23%) MSTest
2 25 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (19.23%) Moq
2 25 (19.23%) NUnit
3 4 (3.08%) Grunt
3 4 (3.08%) Bower
4 2 (1.54%) Ant
4 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.77%) JMeter
5 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (20.77%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Marketing
3 11 (8.46%) Games
4 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.31%) Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 75 (57.69%) Developer
2 67 (51.54%) .NET Developer
3 25 (19.23%) Junior Developer
3 25 (19.23%) Junior .NET Developer
3 25 (19.23%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (19.23%) Junior
3 25 (19.23%) Graduate
3 25 (19.23%) Architect
3 25 (19.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 24 (18.46%) Designer
5 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Architect
6 20 (15.38%) Infrastructure Designer
7 7 (5.38%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.38%) Lead Designer
8 6 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Lead Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Product Manager
8 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 5 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (56.92%) .NET
2 68 (52.31%) ASP.NET
2 68 (52.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (27.69%) WCF
4 31 (23.85%) RESTful
5 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 25 (19.23%) WinForms
7 25 (19.23%) Castle Windsor
7 25 (19.23%) Ninject
7 25 (19.23%) WPF
7 25 (19.23%) Spring.NET
7 25 (19.23%) Unity DI Container
8 20 (15.38%) Middleware
9 13 (10.00%) HTML
10 11 (8.46%) CSS
10 11 (8.46%) jQuery
11 9 (6.92%) Web Services
12 8 (6.15%) REST
12 8 (6.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.31%) Computer Science
2 25 (19.23%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 20 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 20 (15.38%) Tandem
4 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.85%) User Experience
6 5 (3.85%) CMDB
7 2 (1.54%) Celerra
7 2 (1.54%) Social Media
7 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.77%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.77%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.62%) Windows
2 22 (16.92%) UNIX
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.77%) Android
4 1 (0.77%) Linux
4 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (53.85%) MVC
2 64 (49.23%) TDD
3 63 (48.46%) Web Application Development
4 47 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (29.23%) BDD
6 25 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (19.23%) MVVM
6 25 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (19.23%) Kanban
6 25 (19.23%) Scrum
7 18 (13.85%) Problem Management
7 18 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (13.85%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (9.23%) OO
9 11 (8.46%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (8.46%) CQRS
10 9 (6.92%) Product Management
11 6 (4.62%) Time Management
11 6 (4.62%) ERP
11 6 (4.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (52.31%) C#
2 29 (22.31%) VB
3 27 (20.77%) Ruby
4 26 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 13 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.46%) Java
7 9 (6.92%) SQL
8 2 (1.54%) PHP
8 2 (1.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.54%) VCP4
2 2 (1.54%) MCP
2 2 (1.54%) MCSE
2 2 (1.54%) MCSA
2 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.54%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.54%) vSphere
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (15.38%) IBM
2 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.08%) Adobe
3 4 (3.08%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) Netezza
4 2 (1.54%) Cisco
4 2 (1.54%) HP
4 2 (1.54%) EMC
4 2 (1.54%) Avaya
4 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.54%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.54%) BT
4 2 (1.54%) Perforce
4 2 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (0.77%) Google
5 1 (0.77%) SAP
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