The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 18 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.09% - 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.16% - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
131 122 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 99.24% 96.83% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 90 108 162
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -13.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 23 (88.46%) C#
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) MVC
5 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 11 (42.31%) SOAP
6 11 (42.31%) Windows
7 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
8 9 (34.62%) XML
8 9 (34.62%) XSL
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
8 9 (34.62%) TDD
8 9 (34.62%) WCF
8 9 (34.62%) Web Development
9 8 (30.77%) QA
9 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (30.77%) VB6
9 8 (30.77%) Scrum
9 8 (30.77%) VBScript
9 8 (30.77%) VB
9 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
9 8 (30.77%) SAML
9 8 (30.77%) Mobile Development
9 8 (30.77%) HL7
9 8 (30.77%) HTML5
10 7 (26.92%) MongoDB

Software 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 11 (42.31%) SOAP
4 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 9 (34.62%) HTML
5 9 (34.62%) WCF
5 9 (34.62%) XML
5 9 (34.62%) XSL
6 8 (30.77%) HTML5
6 8 (30.77%) SAML
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (11.54%) JSON
8 3 (11.54%) RESTful
9 2 (7.69%) Middleware
9 2 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (7.69%) REST
9 2 (7.69%) Spring
10 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.85%) Fintech
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) Web Development
4 8 (30.77%) Mobile Development
4 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 7 (26.92%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
4 8 (30.77%) VB
4 8 (30.77%) VB6
4 8 (30.77%) VBScript
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) HL7
1 8 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SDET
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
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