The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 8 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.23% 5.08% 6.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.67% 19.12% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 9
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
75 68 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 30.24% 26.56% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 51
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,740 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
Cheshire

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Chester

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Chester region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Chester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint.

1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 35 (92.11%) .NET
3 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
4 23 (60.53%) CSS
4 23 (60.53%) jQuery
5 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.79%) HTML
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
8 2 (5.26%) MVC
9 1 (2.63%) SQL
9 1 (2.63%) VB
9 1 (2.63%) MS Project
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.63%) Windows
9 1 (2.63%) CRM
9 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
9 1 (2.63%) Legato
9 1 (2.63%) Intranet
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.63%) Change Management
9 1 (2.63%) Replication
9 1 (2.63%) Teradata
9 1 (2.63%) Programme Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 29 (76.32%) Senior Developer
3 28 (73.68%) Programmer
3 28 (73.68%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (13.16%) Lead Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) DBA
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) jQuery
2 23 (60.53%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) WCF
4 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.63%) Replication
1 1 (2.63%) Statistics
1 1 (2.63%) FMCG
1 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 2 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (2.63%) Web Development
3 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.63%) Change Control
3 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.63%) CRM
3 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.63%) Project Management
3 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) C
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Legato
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Teradata