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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 52 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Internet 77 61 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.10% 3.61% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.87% 22.51% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 73 58 93
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +21.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
369 271 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.63% 16.04% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 316 245 295
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,000 £52,500
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +25 34 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Knutsford +1 18 £50,000 - 1
Wilmslow -5 4 £52,500 +153.01% 1
Macclesfield -4 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 68 (50.37%) .NET
2 67 (49.63%) TDD
3 66 (48.89%) Windows
4 64 (47.41%) MVC
5 63 (46.67%) C#
6 62 (45.93%) ASP.NET
6 62 (45.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (45.93%) Web Application Development
7 52 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (28.89%) SQL Server
9 35 (25.93%) BDD
10 34 (25.19%) WCF
11 33 (24.44%) RESTful
11 33 (24.44%) Finance
12 32 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (22.22%) Computer Science
13 30 (22.22%) VB
14 27 (20.00%) VB.NET
14 27 (20.00%) .NET Framework
14 27 (20.00%) Ruby
14 27 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 27 (20.00%) NoSQL
14 27 (20.00%) Node.js
14 27 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (19.26%) Unity DI Container
15 26 (19.26%) Castle Windsor
15 26 (19.26%) Ninject
15 26 (19.26%) MSTest
15 26 (19.26%) MVVM
15 26 (19.26%) Rhino Mocks

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 27 (20.00%) Node.js
2 8 (5.93%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.96%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.48%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.48%) Mule
5 2 (1.48%) Confluence
5 2 (1.48%) JBoss
5 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle 9iAS
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (10.37%) MS Office
2 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.56%) SaaS
2 3 (2.22%) PaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) LAN
2 8 (5.93%) VPN
3 6 (4.44%) HTTP
3 6 (4.44%) WAN
3 6 (4.44%) Firewall
4 5 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.96%) Intranet
6 3 (2.22%) WLAN
6 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.48%) Wireless
7 2 (1.48%) VLAN
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.48%) Network Security
8 1 (0.74%) DNS
8 1 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.44%) Informix
4 6 (4.44%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.96%) MySQL
5 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.96%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (2.96%) BODI
6 2 (1.48%) DB2
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (19.26%) MSTest
2 26 (19.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (19.26%) Moq
2 26 (19.26%) NUnit
3 8 (5.93%) JIRA
4 6 (4.44%) Selenium
4 6 (4.44%) Introscope
4 6 (4.44%) Mockito
4 6 (4.44%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.44%) JUnit
5 2 (1.48%) Ant
5 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (24.44%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Marketing
3 8 (5.93%) Games
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Billing
4 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (54.81%) Developer
2 61 (45.19%) .NET Developer
3 27 (20.00%) Architect
4 26 (19.26%) Junior
4 26 (19.26%) Junior Developer
4 26 (19.26%) Graduate
4 26 (19.26%) Junior .NET Developer
4 26 (19.26%) Graduate Developer
4 26 (19.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 22 (16.30%) Designer
5 22 (16.30%) Infrastructure Architect
6 20 (14.81%) Infrastructure Designer
7 11 (8.15%) Product Manager
8 8 (5.93%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Lead Designer
10 6 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.44%) Lead Architect
10 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
11 5 (3.70%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (50.37%) .NET
2 62 (45.93%) ASP.NET
2 62 (45.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 34 (25.19%) WCF
4 33 (24.44%) RESTful
5 27 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 27 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (19.26%) Unity DI Container
6 26 (19.26%) WPF
6 26 (19.26%) WinForms
6 26 (19.26%) Spring.NET
6 26 (19.26%) Castle Windsor
6 26 (19.26%) Ninject
7 20 (14.81%) Middleware
8 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (11.11%) HTML
10 14 (10.37%) CSS
10 14 (10.37%) Web Services
11 11 (8.15%) XML
11 11 (8.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 26 (19.26%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (14.81%) IBM Mainframe
3 20 (14.81%) Tandem
3 20 (14.81%) Mainframe
4 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.44%) Open Source
6 6 (4.44%) N-Tier
7 5 (3.70%) CMDB
8 3 (2.22%) User Experience
9 2 (1.48%) Social Media
9 2 (1.48%) Celerra
9 2 (1.48%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.48%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.74%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 66 (48.89%) Windows
2 22 (16.30%) UNIX
3 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.48%) Linux
4 2 (1.48%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Android
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (49.63%) TDD
2 64 (47.41%) MVC
3 62 (45.93%) Web Application Development
4 52 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (25.93%) BDD
6 32 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (19.26%) Kanban
7 26 (19.26%) Dependency Injection
7 26 (19.26%) MVVM
7 26 (19.26%) Scrum
8 18 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (13.33%) Problem Management
8 18 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
9 15 (11.11%) Product Management
10 12 (8.89%) Time Management
10 12 (8.89%) Document Management
10 12 (8.89%) Competitive Intelligence
10 12 (8.89%) Project Management
10 12 (8.89%) ERP
11 9 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (46.67%) C#
2 30 (22.22%) VB
3 27 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 27 (20.00%) Ruby
4 16 (11.85%) SQL
4 16 (11.85%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.89%) Java
6 2 (1.48%) PHP
6 2 (1.48%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (5.19%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) MCP
2 3 (2.22%) MCSA
2 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.48%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (1.48%) MCSE
4 1 (0.74%) CCNP
4 1 (0.74%) CCNA
4 1 (0.74%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.96%) vSphere
2 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) XenApp
3 1 (0.74%) XenServer
3 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (19.26%) IBM
2 19 (14.07%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.41%) Oracle
4 8 (5.93%) HP
4 8 (5.93%) Perforce
5 6 (4.44%) Compuware
6 4 (2.96%) Cisco
6 4 (2.96%) VMware
6 4 (2.96%) Netezza
7 2 (1.48%) Avaya
7 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.48%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.48%) BT
7 2 (1.48%) EMC
7 2 (1.48%) Adobe
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Citrix
8 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.74%) Google
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire, Manchester (SK9)
Guru Careers
Salary: £26 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago