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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 28 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 10 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.72% 2.00% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 2.67% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £34,500
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
194 187 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.51% 74.80% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 131 153
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) SDLC
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) Maven
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Pair Programming
4 6 (60.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) Spring
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
6 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (40.00%) Kanban
6 4 (40.00%) CentOS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) Jetty
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Route 53
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (60.00%) Maven
4 4 (40.00%) Hudson
5 3 (30.00%) Calabash
5 3 (30.00%) JUnit
5 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (20.00%) Ant
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) SignalR
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (30.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
3 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) JVM Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (40.00%) RightScale
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ATG
2 2 (20.00%) hybris
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