The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 46 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 3 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.25% 7.14% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 8.76% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Service Delivery
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 217 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.92% 81.58% 81.40%
Number of salaries quoted 122 149 148
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Chester

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Service Delivery 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 Service Delivery.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Mobile App
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
5 7 (43.75%) QA
5 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (43.75%) SignalR
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (25.00%) Web Development
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (25.00%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (18.75%) Calabash
9 3 (18.75%) Jenkins

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Service Delivery 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 Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Calabash
2 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Gradle
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) SignalR
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) COM
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Genesys
2 1 (6.25%) FrontRange