The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 47 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.06% 1.49% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.98% 23.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Cloud Computing
Cheshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
43 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.25% 6.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Chester

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Line Management
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Informatica
5 2 (28.57%) Tableau
5 2 (28.57%) Vertica
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Talend
5 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) R
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Informatica
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 2 (28.57%) Vertica
2 2 (28.57%) Talend