The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Zend 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 Zend over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Zend Technologies Ltd.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 121 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Zend 5 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.27% 1.34% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 2.90% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 30
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £33,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +3.12%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
773 861 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.94% 46.09% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 559 642 684
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Zend
North West

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Zend
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Zend Salary Trend in Cheshire

Zend
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Zend across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Zend Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Zend
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +5 2 £43,000 +33.33%
Warrington -18 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Wilmslow - 1 £37,000 -
Zend
North West

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Zend 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 Zend.

1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 62 (96.88%) MySQL
3 46 (71.88%) jQuery
4 40 (62.50%) OOP
4 40 (62.50%) OO
5 39 (60.94%) Zend Framework
5 39 (60.94%) Git (software)
6 38 (59.38%) PHPUnit
7 36 (56.25%) Subversion
8 33 (51.56%) TDD
9 32 (50.00%) OO PHP
10 31 (48.44%) Software Engineering
10 31 (48.44%) Scrum
10 31 (48.44%) B2B
11 27 (42.19%) UML
12 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
13 25 (39.06%) PHP5
14 24 (37.50%) HTML
14 24 (37.50%) CSS
15 19 (29.69%) Shell Script
15 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
16 17 (26.56%) Linux
17 16 (25.00%) MVC
18 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
19 10 (15.63%) Magento
19 10 (15.63%) LAMP
20 9 (14.06%) XML
21 8 (12.50%) Java
21 8 (12.50%) C++
21 8 (12.50%) SQL

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Zend 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 Zend. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) Apache
Business Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) AMQP
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (96.88%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) Big Data
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (60.94%) Git (software)
2 38 (59.38%) PHPUnit
3 36 (56.25%) Subversion
4 8 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (95.31%) Developer
2 55 (85.94%) PHP Developer
3 8 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Lead Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.38%) PHP Magento Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
6 4 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Programmer
7 3 (4.69%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (4.69%) PHP Programmer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Web Programmer
7 3 (4.69%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (71.88%) jQuery
2 39 (60.94%) Zend Framework
3 24 (37.50%) HTML
3 24 (37.50%) CSS
4 10 (15.63%) LAMP
5 9 (14.06%) XML
6 7 (10.94%) Apache Flex
7 6 (9.38%) HTML5
8 5 (7.81%) CakePHP
9 4 (6.25%) Symfony
9 4 (6.25%) Ajax
9 4 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (4.69%) REST
10 3 (4.69%) CSS3
10 3 (4.69%) SOAP
10 3 (4.69%) XSLT
10 3 (4.69%) .NET
10 3 (4.69%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (3.13%) Yii
12 1 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) UNIX
3 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) OOP
1 40 (62.50%) OO
2 33 (51.56%) TDD
3 32 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 31 (48.44%) Software Engineering
4 31 (48.44%) Scrum
4 31 (48.44%) B2B
5 27 (42.19%) UML
6 16 (25.00%) MVC
7 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.94%) Web Development
8 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.38%) Web Application Development
10 4 (6.25%) Kanban
11 3 (4.69%) Business Analysis
12 1 (1.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 25 (39.06%) PHP5
4 19 (29.69%) Shell Script
4 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
5 8 (12.50%) Java
5 8 (12.50%) C++
5 8 (12.50%) SQL
6 6 (9.38%) C
7 5 (7.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA