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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 116 183 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 43.12% 44.42% 51.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.96% 46.92% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 78
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £21,151
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 390 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.91% 94.66% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 193 227 134
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 98 (46.01%) HTML
1 98 (46.01%) JavaScript
2 88 (41.31%) SQL
2 88 (41.31%) C#
3 87 (40.85%) .NET
4 78 (36.62%) CSS
5 61 (28.64%) jQuery
6 60 (28.17%) Java
7 59 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (23.00%) SQL Server
9 48 (22.54%) MVC
10 47 (22.07%) Spring
11 46 (21.60%) ASP.NET
12 41 (19.25%) Hibernate
13 38 (17.84%) Microsoft
14 34 (15.96%) MySQL
15 33 (15.49%) SharePoint
15 33 (15.49%) E-Commerce
16 32 (15.02%) Struts
17 30 (14.08%) PHP
17 30 (14.08%) Web Development
18 28 (13.15%) J2EE
18 28 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (13.15%) Finance
19 27 (12.68%) Web Services
19 27 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 27 (12.68%) TDD
20 25 (11.74%) HTML5
21 24 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
22 23 (10.80%) JDBC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 21 (9.86%) WordPress
3 19 (8.92%) Tomcat
4 12 (5.63%) CMS
5 11 (5.16%) Umbraco
6 9 (4.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.88%) SAS
8 3 (1.41%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.41%) IIS
8 3 (1.41%) Apache
9 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.94%) Mule
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.47%) DNS
2 1 (0.47%) SSL
2 1 (0.47%) SMTP
2 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.96%) MySQL
3 27 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (6.10%) OLAP
5 13 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.16%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.29%) QlikView
10 5 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.41%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.41%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.47%) SQLite
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (7.04%) JUnit
2 13 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.10%) Eclipse
3 11 (5.16%) PhoneGap
3 11 (5.16%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.16%) JIRA
4 10 (4.69%) Ant
5 6 (2.82%) Subversion
6 2 (0.94%) Selenium
6 2 (0.94%) Maven
6 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.47%) Hudson
7 1 (0.47%) Mockito
7 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.47%) JDeveloper
General
1 28 (13.15%) Finance
2 14 (6.57%) Marketing
3 7 (3.29%) Publishing
4 5 (2.35%) Banking
4 5 (2.35%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.94%) Automotive
5 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Games
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (46.01%) HTML
2 87 (40.85%) .NET
3 78 (36.62%) CSS
4 61 (28.64%) jQuery
5 47 (22.07%) Spring
6 46 (21.60%) ASP.NET
7 41 (19.25%) Hibernate
8 32 (15.02%) Struts
9 28 (13.15%) J2EE
10 27 (12.68%) Web Services
11 25 (11.74%) HTML5
12 24 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (10.80%) JDBC
14 21 (9.86%) XML
15 17 (7.98%) Ajax
15 17 (7.98%) Django
16 14 (6.57%) CSS3
16 14 (6.57%) JSP
17 12 (5.63%) JPA
18 11 (5.16%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.04%) Visualisation
2 9 (4.23%) W3C
3 8 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.76%) Open Source
4 7 (3.29%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.35%) Social Media
5 5 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.41%) GPGPU
6 3 (1.41%) CUDA
6 3 (1.41%) Speech Recognition
6 3 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.41%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.94%) Replication
7 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.47%) Tandem
8 1 (0.47%) Statistics
8 1 (0.47%) Wiki
8 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.04%) Windows
2 11 (5.16%) Linux
3 5 (2.35%) UNIX
4 4 (1.88%) Android
4 4 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (22.54%) MVC
3 33 (15.49%) E-Commerce
4 30 (14.08%) Web Development
5 28 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (12.68%) TDD
7 22 (10.33%) Data Analysis
7 22 (10.33%) Scrum
8 21 (9.86%) Pair Programming
9 15 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 12 (5.63%) Website Architecture
11 10 (4.69%) ETL
12 8 (3.76%) Kimball Methodology
13 7 (3.29%) OO
14 6 (2.82%) OOP
14 6 (2.82%) Refactoring
14 6 (2.82%) Dimensional Modelling
14 6 (2.82%) Web Application Development
15 5 (2.35%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (2.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 98 (46.01%) JavaScript
2 88 (41.31%) SQL
2 88 (41.31%) C#
3 60 (28.17%) Java
4 30 (14.08%) PHP
5 20 (9.39%) Python
6 12 (5.63%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.16%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.69%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.76%) VB
10 7 (3.29%) C++
11 5 (2.35%) VB6
12 4 (1.88%) C
12 4 (1.88%) Ruby
13 3 (1.41%) Erlang
13 3 (1.41%) PHP5
13 3 (1.41%) VBA
13 3 (1.41%) VBScript
14 2 (0.94%) XPath
15 1 (0.47%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (9.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 38 (17.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.51%) Oracle
3 9 (4.23%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (2.82%) JBoss
4 6 (2.82%) Tableau
5 5 (2.35%) IBM
6 4 (1.88%) Adobe
6 4 (1.88%) Dundas
7 3 (1.41%) Zend
8 2 (0.94%) Perforce
8 2 (0.94%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.47%) Twitter
9 1 (0.47%) Cognos
9 1 (0.47%) BT
9 1 (0.47%) Sun
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits package
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Incentive, Pension
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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