The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 118 106 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Magento 14 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.72% 1.02% 2.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.59% 16.36% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 45
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -3.07%
Magento
North West

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

Business Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
103 110 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.32% 6.25% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 77 81 138
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Magento across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Magento
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Magento Salary Trend in Cheshire

Magento
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Macclesfield - 9 £29,000 -
Chester - 3 - -
Crewe +7 2 - -
Magento
North West

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Magento 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 Magento.

1 22 (95.65%) HTML
1 22 (95.65%) PHP
1 22 (95.65%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) MySQL
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 13 (56.52%) XHTML
5 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
5 12 (52.17%) Ajax
5 12 (52.17%) Marketing
6 11 (47.83%) SQL
7 10 (43.48%) OO
7 10 (43.48%) WordPress
7 10 (43.48%) OO PHP
8 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
8 9 (39.13%) PHP5
8 9 (39.13%) Web Accessibility
8 9 (39.13%) DHTML
8 9 (39.13%) CMS
8 9 (39.13%) LAMP
9 8 (34.78%) jQuery
10 6 (26.09%) HTML5
11 5 (21.74%) F5
11 5 (21.74%) Open Source
11 5 (21.74%) Drupal
12 4 (17.39%) MVC
12 4 (17.39%) Zend
12 4 (17.39%) Social Media
12 4 (17.39%) CSS3
13 3 (13.04%) Business Development
13 3 (13.04%) Life Science

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Magento 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 Magento. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (43.48%) WordPress
2 9 (39.13%) CMS
3 5 (21.74%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (52.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) PHP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
3 5 (21.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Magento Developer
6 1 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) HTML
1 22 (95.65%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) XHTML
3 12 (52.17%) Ajax
4 9 (39.13%) LAMP
4 9 (39.13%) DHTML
5 8 (34.78%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) CSS3
8 1 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (4.35%) WPF
8 1 (4.35%) SOAP
8 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
2 5 (21.74%) Open Source
3 4 (17.39%) Social Media
4 3 (13.04%) Life Science
5 1 (4.35%) EPoS
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 10 (43.48%) OO
2 10 (43.48%) OO PHP
3 9 (39.13%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Content Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Development
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) Pay per click
7 1 (4.35%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) PHP
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) PHP5
5 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) F5
2 4 (17.39%) Zend