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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 65 72 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing Internet 64 38 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.33% 2.28% 4.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.98% 13.92% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 62 26 98
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,799 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.00%
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
305 273 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.86% 16.41% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 238 206 296
Average salary £35,000 £44,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
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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 - 30 £35,000 - 5
Chester -1 10 £33,176 +32.70%
Wilmslow - 5 £57,500 - 1
Macclesfield +6 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Knutsford -2 2 £72,500 +35.51%
Northwich +6 1 £28,500 +90.00% 4
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 58 (47.93%) TDD
2 56 (46.28%) .NET
3 55 (45.45%) C#
4 54 (44.63%) ASP.NET
5 53 (43.80%) MVC
5 53 (43.80%) Web Application Development
6 52 (42.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (41.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 46 (38.02%) Windows
9 37 (30.58%) SQL Server
10 32 (26.45%) RESTful
10 32 (26.45%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (25.62%) Computer Science
12 29 (23.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 27 (22.31%) Ruby
13 27 (22.31%) VB.NET
14 26 (21.49%) VB
14 26 (21.49%) Scrum
14 26 (21.49%) Project Management
14 26 (21.49%) WinForms
14 26 (21.49%) NUnit
14 26 (21.49%) .NET Framework
14 26 (21.49%) WCF
14 26 (21.49%) WPF
14 26 (21.49%) Kanban
14 26 (21.49%) Spring.NET
14 26 (21.49%) Git (software)
14 26 (21.49%) Dependency Injection
14 26 (21.49%) Inversion of Control
14 26 (21.49%) MSTest

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 26 (21.49%) Node.js
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (4.96%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (4.96%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.48%) ColdFusion
3 3 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) SAS
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Office
2 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.53%) SaaS
2 4 (3.31%) Office 365
3 3 (2.48%) PaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) Firewall
1 8 (6.61%) VPN
2 6 (4.96%) HTTP
2 6 (4.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (4.13%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.48%) DNS
5 2 (1.65%) SAN
6 1 (0.83%) Intranet
6 1 (0.83%) LAN
6 1 (0.83%) WLAN
6 1 (0.83%) WAN
6 1 (0.83%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (21.49%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.96%) Informix
5 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.65%) MySQL
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.83%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (21.49%) NUnit
1 26 (21.49%) Git (software)
1 26 (21.49%) MSTest
1 26 (21.49%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (21.49%) Moq
2 6 (4.96%) JUnit
2 6 (4.96%) Introscope
2 6 (4.96%) JIRA
2 6 (4.96%) Selenium
2 6 (4.96%) Cucumber
2 6 (4.96%) Mockito
2 6 (4.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (17.36%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Marketing
3 6 (4.96%) Legal
4 3 (2.48%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.65%) Games
5 2 (1.65%) Automotive
5 2 (1.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (60.33%) Developer
2 53 (43.80%) .NET Developer
3 26 (21.49%) Graduate
3 26 (21.49%) Junior
3 26 (21.49%) Junior Developer
3 26 (21.49%) Junior .NET Developer
3 26 (21.49%) Graduate Developer
3 26 (21.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Product Manager
4 12 (9.92%) Architect
5 6 (4.96%) Author
5 6 (4.96%) Internet Developer
5 6 (4.96%) Applications Architect
5 6 (4.96%) Website Developer
5 6 (4.96%) Senior Architect
6 5 (4.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (4.13%) Security Architect
6 5 (4.13%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.31%) Analyst
7 4 (3.31%) Forensic Investigator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (46.28%) .NET
2 54 (44.63%) ASP.NET
3 52 (42.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (41.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 32 (26.45%) RESTful
6 26 (21.49%) WinForms
6 26 (21.49%) .NET Framework
6 26 (21.49%) WCF
6 26 (21.49%) WPF
6 26 (21.49%) Spring.NET
6 26 (21.49%) Castle Windsor
6 26 (21.49%) Ninject
6 26 (21.49%) Unity DI Container
6 26 (21.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (20.66%) Razor View Engine
8 17 (14.05%) XML
9 16 (13.22%) Web Services
10 14 (11.57%) CSS
11 13 (10.74%) HTML
12 11 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.62%) Computer Science
2 26 (21.49%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.96%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.96%) Open Source
5 4 (3.31%) W3C
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) Replication
6 2 (1.65%) Clustering
6 2 (1.65%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.65%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.02%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.48%) UNIX
3 2 (1.65%) AIX
3 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.93%) TDD
2 53 (43.80%) MVC
2 53 (43.80%) Web Application Development
3 32 (26.45%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (21.49%) Scrum
4 26 (21.49%) Project Management
4 26 (21.49%) Kanban
4 26 (21.49%) Dependency Injection
4 26 (21.49%) MVVM
4 26 (21.49%) BDD
5 19 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.74%) Competitive Intelligence
6 13 (10.74%) Product Management
6 13 (10.74%) Time Management
7 11 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 10 (8.26%) Document Management
8 10 (8.26%) Information Security
8 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce
8 10 (8.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.45%) C#
2 27 (22.31%) Ruby
2 27 (22.31%) VB.NET
3 26 (21.49%) VB
4 14 (11.57%) SQL
5 8 (6.61%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.96%) Java
7 4 (3.31%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.96%) HNC
1 6 (4.96%) HND
1 6 (4.96%) CISSP
2 5 (4.13%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) EnCE
2 5 (4.13%) CEH
3 1 (0.83%) CCVP
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) CISM
3 1 (0.83%) CCNP
3 1 (0.83%) CCNA
3 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) COBIT
1 6 (4.96%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.83%) XenApp
3 1 (0.83%) XenServer
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.83%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.44%) HP
3 7 (5.79%) IBM
4 6 (4.96%) Compuware
4 6 (4.96%) Oracle
4 6 (4.96%) Perforce
5 5 (4.13%) VMware
6 3 (2.48%) Citrix
6 3 (2.48%) Cisco
7 2 (1.65%) Symantec
7 2 (1.65%) Dell
8 1 (0.83%) Tableau
8 1 (0.83%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.83%) NetApp
8 1 (0.83%) McAfee
Warrington, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package and training available
Posted: 16 days ago
Northwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
In View Technology
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
In View Technology
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa dependant on experience plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
In View Technology
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa dependant on experience plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago