Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 165 137
Rank change year-on-year +8 -28 +39
Permanent jobs citing Ab Initio 3 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.11% 0.21% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.48% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% - +43.75%
10th Percentile £44,750 £53,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £62,000 £63,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -27.27% +10.00% +25.00%

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 1,250 1,258 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 46.69% 44.41% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 961 964 750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 19 October 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 2 - - 2
Ab Initio
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Talend
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) KYC
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) REXX
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) VSAM
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

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 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SOAtest
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) VSAM
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) KYC
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Augmentation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
1 2 (66.67%) REXX
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Talend
2 1 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM