The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 39 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 5 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.72% 9.30% 8.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.43% 36.92% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 13
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,196 £33,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
92 65 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.62% 25.19% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 61
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Chester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (93.75%) C#
1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (59.38%) CSS
3 19 (59.38%) jQuery
4 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) MVC
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.13%) MS Project
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Local Government
8 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
8 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.13%) Statistics
8 1 (3.13%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.13%) MS Project Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 24 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 23 (71.88%) Programmer
3 23 (71.88%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (15.63%) Lead Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PMO Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) CSS
2 19 (59.38%) jQuery
3 6 (18.75%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.13%) Statistics
1 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
2 2 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.13%) CRM
3 1 (3.13%) Project Management
3 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.13%) Web Development
3 1 (3.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy