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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 115 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Zend 4 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.22% 1.10% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 2.38% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 29
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
770 797 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.26% 46.07% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 597 664 1038
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £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
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 25 July 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
Knutsford +5 4 £28,750 -5.73%
Zend
North West

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) Zend Framework
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
6 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) OOP
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (33.33%) PHP5
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) LAMP
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) JIRA
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) UNIX
7 2 (22.22%) Yii
7 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
7 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 1 (11.11%) MongoDB

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Zend Framework
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
5 2 (22.22%) Yii
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Symfony
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PHP5