Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ab Initio over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Ab Initio Software Corporation.

Ab Initio
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 - 160
Rank change year-on-year - +160 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ab Initio 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.35% - 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £52,500 - £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 - £52,500
North West median annual salary £45,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.13% - -30.43%

Ab Initio is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,521 928 1,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.77% 43.12% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 744 937
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Ab Initio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ab Initio in Cheshire

Ab Initio
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ab Initio in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Ab Initio in Cheshire

Ab Initio
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 11 - -
Ab Initio
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Ab Initio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
1 11 (91.67%) Law
1 11 (91.67%) Banking
1 11 (91.67%) Investment Banking
1 11 (91.67%) Wealth Management
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
4 7 (58.33%) Unix
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) Informatica
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (41.67%) Retail Banking
6 5 (41.67%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (41.67%) Java
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
7 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 4 (33.33%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) JIRA
8 3 (25.00%) Robotics
8 3 (25.00%) Spotfire
8 3 (25.00%) QlikView
8 3 (25.00%) Use Case
8 3 (25.00%) Visualisation

Ab Initio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Blockchain
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 3 (25.00%) QlikView
2 3 (25.00%) Spotfire
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (91.67%) Banking
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
1 11 (91.67%) Investment Banking
1 11 (91.67%) Law
2 5 (41.67%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Retail Banking
3 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) EDI
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (25.00%) Robotics
2 3 (25.00%) VSAM
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Wealth Management
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) API Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Test Management
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) REXX
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (25.00%) PMP
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Informatica
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Alteryx
2 3 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (25.00%) Datameer
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Lavastorm
2 3 (25.00%) Tableau
3 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft