The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 119 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing W3C 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.52% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 1.44% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 3
Average salary £29,500 £30,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.47% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
W3C
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
701 693 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.64% 36.26% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 556 520 421
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

W3C
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Cheshire region.

W3C Salary Trend in Cheshire

W3C
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Ellesmere Port - 1 £31,500 -
W3C
North West

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing W3C 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 W3C.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) PHP5
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) XML

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing W3C 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 W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) WAMP
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft