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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 120 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing W3C 2 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.62% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.69% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 8
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
702 650 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.89% 36.39% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 530 480 448
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) OOP
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) XHTML
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
5 3 (37.50%) WinForms
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) VB
5 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (25.00%) Adobe

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Designer
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) WinForms
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) WAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BUPA, holidays, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago