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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 120 107 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -30
Permanent jobs citing Magento 3 17 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 1.01% 3.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.70% 13.71% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 59
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
81 124 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.27% 7.34% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 83 156
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 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
Chester - 3 - -
Magento
North West

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) PHP
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) MySQL
3 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (54.55%) XHTML
4 12 (54.55%) Ajax
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (50.00%) Marketing
6 10 (45.45%) OO
6 10 (45.45%) OO PHP
7 9 (40.91%) DHTML
7 9 (40.91%) CMS
7 9 (40.91%) LAMP
7 9 (40.91%) PHP5
7 9 (40.91%) WordPress
7 9 (40.91%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
8 7 (31.82%) jQuery
9 5 (22.73%) Drupal
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) HTML5
9 5 (22.73%) F5
10 4 (18.18%) MVC
10 4 (18.18%) Zend
10 4 (18.18%) CSS3
11 3 (13.64%) Content Management
11 3 (13.64%) Business Development
11 3 (13.64%) Life Science

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (40.91%) CMS
1 9 (40.91%) WordPress
2 5 (22.73%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Magento Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 12 (54.55%) XHTML
2 12 (54.55%) Ajax
3 9 (40.91%) LAMP
3 9 (40.91%) DHTML
4 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 4 (18.18%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) REST
7 1 (4.55%) WPF
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 3 (13.64%) Social Media
3 3 (13.64%) Life Science
4 1 (4.55%) EPoS
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (45.45%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) OO PHP
3 9 (40.91%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Content Management
5 3 (13.64%) Business Development
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) PHP
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) PHP5
5 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) F5
2 4 (18.18%) Zend