The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 23 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 terms in our General category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 30 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 15 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.58% 0.25% 2.30%
As % of the General category 12.20% 1.30% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 4
Average salary £31,500 £33,250 £22,807
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +45.79%
UK excluding London average salary £37,588 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.47% +12.50%
General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
123 77 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 45.72% 19.44% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 37
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,807
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Publishing
Cheshire

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Publishing across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Publishing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Publishing Salary Trend in Chester

Publishing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Publishing 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 Publishing.

1 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) jQuery
2 9 (52.94%) SEO
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) Django
4 5 (29.41%) MySQL
5 4 (23.53%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) Erlang
6 3 (17.65%) Social Network
6 3 (17.65%) Web Design
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
7 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (11.76%) Yahoo!
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Publishing 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 Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Web Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Python Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Designer
3 4 (23.53%) Creative Web Designer
3 4 (23.53%) Digital Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) jQuery
2 5 (29.41%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Social Network
2 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) SEO
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Erlang
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Yahoo!