The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 53 56 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 37.59% 47.86% 25.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.97% 48.28% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 38
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
136 116 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 96.45% 99.15% 93.64%
Number of salaries quoted 100 104 132
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 26 February 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 63 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (47.54%) C#
3 55 (45.08%) SQL
3 55 (45.08%) .NET
4 52 (42.62%) MVC
5 51 (41.80%) HTML
5 51 (41.80%) JavaScript
6 49 (40.16%) ASP.NET
7 37 (30.33%) Java
8 36 (29.51%) SQL Server
8 36 (29.51%) TDD
9 30 (24.59%) Spring
10 29 (23.77%) CSS
11 25 (20.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (18.03%) AngularJS
13 21 (17.21%) Hibernate
14 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
14 20 (16.39%) jQuery
15 19 (15.57%) Unit Testing
15 19 (15.57%) SOAP
16 18 (14.75%) PHP
17 16 (13.11%) MySQL
17 16 (13.11%) MongoDB
17 16 (13.11%) HTML5
18 14 (11.48%) Web Development
18 14 (11.48%) E-Commerce
19 13 (10.66%) Windows
19 13 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (10.66%) XML
20 12 (9.84%) Data Warehouse

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.38%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (0.82%) CMS
3 1 (0.82%) IIS
3 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.82%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.11%) MongoDB
2 16 (13.11%) MySQL
3 12 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.74%) Data Mining
5 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.46%) Big Data
7 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.46%) Power BI
8 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.64%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (1.64%) QlikView
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.74%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.28%) JUnit
5 3 (2.46%) NUnit
6 2 (1.64%) Subversion
7 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.82%) JIRA
7 1 (0.82%) Maven
7 1 (0.82%) Moq
7 1 (0.82%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.82%) Selenium
7 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (7.38%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Retail
3 2 (1.64%) Banking
3 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (0.82%) Games
4 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (45.08%) .NET
2 51 (41.80%) HTML
3 49 (40.16%) ASP.NET
4 30 (24.59%) Spring
5 29 (23.77%) CSS
6 25 (20.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (18.03%) AngularJS
8 21 (17.21%) Hibernate
9 20 (16.39%) jQuery
10 19 (15.57%) SOAP
11 16 (13.11%) HTML5
12 13 (10.66%) XML
13 11 (9.02%) WCF
14 10 (8.20%) .NET Framework
14 10 (8.20%) XSL
15 9 (7.38%) JSON
15 9 (7.38%) Web Services
16 8 (6.56%) REST
17 7 (5.74%) CSS3
17 7 (5.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.10%) Social Media
2 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.64%) Fintech
3 2 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.64%) iPad
3 2 (1.64%) User Experience
4 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.82%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.66%) Windows
2 6 (4.92%) Linux
3 5 (4.10%) Unix
4 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (42.62%) MVC
3 36 (29.51%) TDD
4 19 (15.57%) Unit Testing
5 14 (11.48%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.48%) Web Development
6 13 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (9.84%) Scrum
8 11 (9.02%) Software Engineering
9 9 (7.38%) Front End Development
9 9 (7.38%) Mobile Development
9 9 (7.38%) OO
10 8 (6.56%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.92%) ETL
11 6 (4.92%) SDLC
11 6 (4.92%) SOA
12 5 (4.10%) Analytics
12 5 (4.10%) Data Integration
13 4 (3.28%) BDD
13 4 (3.28%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (47.54%) C#
2 55 (45.08%) SQL
3 51 (41.80%) JavaScript
4 37 (30.33%) Java
5 18 (14.75%) PHP
6 11 (9.02%) VB
6 11 (9.02%) VB.NET
7 9 (7.38%) VB6
7 9 (7.38%) VBScript
8 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.46%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.64%) C
11 2 (1.64%) C++
11 2 (1.64%) Perl
11 2 (1.64%) Python
11 2 (1.64%) VBA
12 1 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.20%) QA
2 9 (7.38%) HL7
3 7 (5.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.82%) SDET
Vendors
1 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.56%) Oracle
3 6 (4.92%) Teradata
4 2 (1.64%) Zend
5 1 (0.82%) ATG
5 1 (0.82%) hybris
5 1 (0.82%) New Relic
5 1 (0.82%) RedGate
5 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.82%) Tableau
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