The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Orchard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Orchard over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Orchard
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Orchard 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Orchard
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
749 741 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.70% 41.42% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 592 541 666
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Orchard
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Orchard Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Orchard
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Orchard 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 Orchard.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Orchard
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Orchard 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 Orchard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Progress