The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 29 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.25% 1.79% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.43% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Configuration Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 206 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.20% 73.84% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 108 152 159
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £27,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Chester

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) SignalR
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Calabash
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 2 (50.00%) IIS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Calabash
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) SignalR
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft