The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 72 70 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.13% 27.13% 41.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.25% 28.57% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 74
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,143 £21,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 245 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.97% 94.96% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 167 164 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Cheshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 95 (51.08%) HTML
1 95 (51.08%) CSS
2 85 (45.70%) C#
2 85 (45.70%) JavaScript
3 84 (45.16%) .NET
4 53 (28.49%) SQL Server
4 53 (28.49%) jQuery
5 52 (27.96%) SQL
6 46 (24.73%) ASP.NET
6 46 (24.73%) MVC
7 43 (23.12%) Microsoft
8 38 (20.43%) MySQL
9 37 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (18.82%) SharePoint
11 33 (17.74%) WordPress
12 30 (16.13%) PHP
13 28 (15.05%) Python
13 28 (15.05%) HTML5
14 27 (14.52%) Finance
15 26 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 22 (11.83%) Django
19 21 (11.29%) XML
19 21 (11.29%) Visual Studio
20 20 (10.75%) CMS
21 19 (10.22%) Web Development
21 19 (10.22%) Java
21 19 (10.22%) E-Commerce
22 18 (9.68%) Data Warehouse

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (18.82%) SharePoint
2 33 (17.74%) WordPress
3 20 (10.75%) CMS
4 18 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 15 (8.06%) Umbraco
6 12 (6.45%) WebSphere
7 10 (5.38%) Drupal
8 6 (3.23%) Confluence
8 6 (3.23%) concrete5
8 6 (3.23%) Commerce Server
9 5 (2.69%) IIS
10 4 (2.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (2.15%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.61%) SAS
12 2 (1.08%) Mule
13 1 (0.54%) Apache
13 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) Internet
1 4 (2.15%) HTTP
2 2 (1.08%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.54%) Intranet
3 1 (0.54%) SSH
3 1 (0.54%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.54%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.49%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.43%) MySQL
3 23 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.91%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.38%) OLAP
8 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.76%) QlikView
11 6 (3.23%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (2.15%) Informix
12 4 (2.15%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
14 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
14 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (11.29%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.06%) JIRA
2 15 (8.06%) PhoneGap
3 10 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.76%) JUnit
5 6 (3.23%) Selenium
5 6 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.15%) Mockito
6 4 (2.15%) Introscope
6 4 (2.15%) Subversion
6 4 (2.15%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.08%) Maven
8 2 (1.08%) NUnit
8 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.08%) MSTest
8 2 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.08%) Moq
8 2 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (14.52%) Finance
2 12 (6.45%) Marketing
3 9 (4.84%) Retail
4 5 (2.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.54%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.54%) Local Government
5 1 (0.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (51.08%) HTML
1 95 (51.08%) CSS
2 84 (45.16%) .NET
3 53 (28.49%) jQuery
4 46 (24.73%) ASP.NET
5 28 (15.05%) HTML5
6 26 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (11.83%) Django
8 21 (11.29%) XML
9 17 (9.14%) Web Services
9 17 (9.14%) Spring
10 16 (8.60%) CSS3
11 15 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (6.45%) Razor View Engine
13 9 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (4.84%) AngularJS
13 9 (4.84%) Ajax
14 8 (4.30%) Spring MVC
15 7 (3.76%) .NET Framework
15 7 (3.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.99%) W3C
2 12 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.84%) Open Source
4 6 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.23%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.23%) FMCG
5 4 (2.15%) Social Media
6 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.08%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.08%) Replication
7 2 (1.08%) Clustering
7 2 (1.08%) Firmware
7 2 (1.08%) Statistics
7 2 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.54%) iSeries
8 1 (0.54%) Wiki
8 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.54%) Physics
8 1 (0.54%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.45%) Android
1 12 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.84%) Windows
3 6 (3.23%) UNIX
4 4 (2.15%) Linux
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.73%) MVC
2 37 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (10.22%) E-Commerce
4 19 (10.22%) Web Development
5 17 (9.14%) Scrum
6 15 (8.06%) TDD
6 15 (8.06%) Data Analysis
7 13 (6.99%) Software Engineering
8 10 (5.38%) Android Development
8 10 (5.38%) iOS Development
9 9 (4.84%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.30%) Kanban
10 8 (4.30%) ETL
10 8 (4.30%) OO
10 8 (4.30%) Validation
11 7 (3.76%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (3.23%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 85 (45.70%) C#
1 85 (45.70%) JavaScript
2 52 (27.96%) SQL
3 30 (16.13%) PHP
4 28 (15.05%) Python
5 19 (10.22%) Java
6 10 (5.38%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.84%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.76%) VB
9 5 (2.69%) VBA
9 5 (2.69%) VB6
9 5 (2.69%) C
9 5 (2.69%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.69%) Perl
10 3 (1.61%) Erlang
11 2 (1.08%) XPath
11 2 (1.08%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.54%) VBScript
12 1 (0.54%) Delphi
12 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (5.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 43 (23.12%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.68%) Sitecore
3 14 (7.53%) IBM
4 11 (5.91%) Oracle
5 6 (3.23%) ATG
5 6 (3.23%) Perforce
5 6 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.23%) Tableau
6 4 (2.15%) F5
6 4 (2.15%) Adobe
6 4 (2.15%) Compuware
6 4 (2.15%) HP
6 4 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.61%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.61%) Dundas
8 2 (1.08%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.54%) Telerik
9 1 (0.54%) JBoss
9 1 (0.54%) Sybase
9 1 (0.54%) Twitter
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + inc great benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Foresight Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 25 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
F5 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 25 days ago