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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 17 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.03% 1.10% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.19% 1.18% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Software Developer
Cheshire

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
143 170 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 98.62% 93.92% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 111 154 188
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) C#
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
1 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) MVC
4 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 9 (40.91%) TDD
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) SOAP
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) SAML
6 8 (36.36%) WCF
6 8 (36.36%) Web Development
7 7 (31.82%) VB6
7 7 (31.82%) HL7
7 7 (31.82%) QA
7 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (31.82%) Mobile Development
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
7 7 (31.82%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) XSL
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
7 7 (31.82%) VBScript
7 7 (31.82%) VB
7 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
7 7 (31.82%) SOA

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
1 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 9 (40.91%) SOAP
4 8 (36.36%) SAML
4 8 (36.36%) WCF
5 7 (31.82%) HTML
5 7 (31.82%) HTML5
5 7 (31.82%) XML
5 7 (31.82%) XSL
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) Middleware
7 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) RESTful
7 2 (9.09%) Spring
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) MVC
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 8 (36.36%) Web Development
5 7 (31.82%) Mobile Development
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) VB
3 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
3 7 (31.82%) VB6
3 7 (31.82%) VBScript
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) HL7
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
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