The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 30 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 2 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.12% 3.47% 8.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 3.57% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 29
Average salary £41,250 £30,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% -12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £26,900 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £36,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Web 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
169 252 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 94.41% 97.30% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 121 186 212
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Web Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) Web Design
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) XML
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (10.00%) Phalcon
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook