The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 101 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.47% 36.73% 34.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.35% 37.69% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 94 70
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 268 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.18% 97.45% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 108 202 162
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 June 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 39 (55.71%) SQL
2 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (42.86%) jQuery
4 29 (41.43%) .NET
5 28 (40.00%) HTML
6 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
6 26 (37.14%) ASP.NET
6 26 (37.14%) CSS
6 26 (37.14%) MVC
7 25 (35.71%) C#
8 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
9 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
10 19 (27.14%) HTML5
11 18 (25.71%) Java
12 17 (24.29%) Scrum
13 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
14 15 (21.43%) Oracle
14 15 (21.43%) Ajax
15 13 (18.57%) TDD
15 13 (18.57%) J2EE
15 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
16 12 (17.14%) ETL
16 12 (17.14%) Web Services
16 12 (17.14%) XML
17 11 (15.71%) Finance
17 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 10 (14.29%) Spring
18 10 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
18 10 (14.29%) JSP
18 10 (14.29%) Tomcat

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
3 4 (5.71%) IIS
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (5.71%) Node.js
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.86%) WordPress
4 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (10.00%) MySQL
4 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (8.57%) DataStage
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
6 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.86%) Redis
8 2 (2.86%) Big Data
8 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.29%) JUnit
3 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.86%) JIRA
4 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
5 7 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (10.00%) Moq
5 7 (10.00%) NUnit
6 6 (8.57%) Ant
7 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.14%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.71%) Selenium
8 4 (5.71%) JMeter
8 4 (5.71%) SoapUI
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.43%) Calabash
9 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Games
3 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.86%) jQuery
2 29 (41.43%) .NET
3 28 (40.00%) HTML
4 26 (37.14%) ASP.NET
4 26 (37.14%) CSS
5 19 (27.14%) HTML5
6 15 (21.43%) Ajax
7 13 (18.57%) J2EE
8 12 (17.14%) Web Services
8 12 (17.14%) XML
9 10 (14.29%) Spring
9 10 (14.29%) JSP
9 10 (14.29%) WCF
9 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (12.86%) Entity Framework
10 9 (12.86%) CSS3
10 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
11 8 (11.43%) LINQ
12 7 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) W3C
5 1 (1.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) MVC
3 17 (24.29%) Scrum
4 13 (18.57%) TDD
5 12 (17.14%) ETL
6 9 (12.86%) BDD
6 9 (12.86%) OO
7 8 (11.43%) SEO
7 8 (11.43%) OOP
7 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.43%) Market Research
7 8 (11.43%) Web Application Development
7 8 (11.43%) Mobile Development
8 7 (10.00%) Kanban
8 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.00%) Migration
8 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.57%) Pair Programming
9 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 39 (55.71%) SQL
2 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 25 (35.71%) C#
4 18 (25.71%) Java
5 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.43%) PHP
6 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.43%) PHP5
8 1 (1.43%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) XAML
8 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) Talend
4 6 (8.57%) Ab Initio
4 6 (8.57%) Informatica
5 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 4 (5.71%) Adobe
6 3 (4.29%) Zend
7 2 (2.86%) Vertica
8 1 (1.43%) Facebook
8 1 (1.43%) Tableau
8 1 (1.43%) Google
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