Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 93 149
Rank change year-on-year -25 +56 -2
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 56 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.80% 2.40% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.74% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 25
Cheshire median annual salary £48,750 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.48% -14.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,825 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £44,875 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +4.29%

Collaborative Working is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2756 2008 2712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.73% 87.46% 87.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2091 1662 2322
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,775 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Cheshire

Collaborative Working
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Collaborative Working in Cheshire

Collaborative Working
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Collaborative Working in Cheshire

Collaborative Working
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Collaborative Working within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Chester -8 13 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Warrington -5 11 £35,000 -17.65%
Knutsford -47 8 £50,000 - 2
Sandbach - 7 £21,500 -
Wilmslow +12 4 £34,000 -16.05%
Runcorn - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 - -
Collaborative Working
North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Collaborative Working also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 23 (41.07%) Finance
4 20 (35.71%) C#
4 20 (35.71%) .NET
5 18 (32.14%) RESTful
6 16 (28.57%) TDD
7 15 (26.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (25.00%) Degree
9 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
9 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
10 12 (21.43%) Java
10 12 (21.43%) QA
10 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (21.43%) BDD
11 11 (19.64%) SOAP
12 10 (17.86%) Web Services
12 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
12 10 (17.86%) Secure Coding
12 10 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
13 9 (16.07%) SDLC
13 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
14 8 (14.29%) DevOps
14 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 8 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
15 7 (12.50%) Analytics
15 7 (12.50%) Windows
15 7 (12.50%) Linux
15 7 (12.50%) Banking
16 6 (10.71%) UML

Collaborative Working
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 (5.36%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) Anypoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.57%) SAP EWM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.79%) SAP LE
3 1 (1.79%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Network Security
1 2 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Big Data
2 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.36%) Blockchain
3 3 (5.36%) QlikView
3 3 (5.36%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.57%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) Gradle
5 1 (1.79%) Grunt
5 1 (1.79%) gulp
5 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Law
3 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Business Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Business Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) .NET
2 18 (32.14%) RESTful
3 11 (19.64%) SOAP
4 10 (17.86%) Web Services
5 5 (8.93%) JSON
6 4 (7.14%) J2EE
6 4 (7.14%) Java EE
6 4 (7.14%) JDBC
6 4 (7.14%) ODBC
7 3 (5.36%) EDI
7 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.36%) HTML
7 3 (5.36%) Spring
7 3 (5.36%) XML
8 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.57%) Drools
8 2 (3.57%) IDoc
8 2 (3.57%) JPA
8 2 (3.57%) jQuery
8 2 (3.57%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.36%) Robotics
4 3 (5.36%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Fintech
6 1 (1.79%) Life Science
6 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Android
3 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.14%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) TDD
3 15 (26.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (21.43%) BDD
4 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
5 10 (17.86%) Secure Coding
6 9 (16.07%) SDLC
6 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.29%) DevOps
8 7 (12.50%) Analytics
9 6 (10.71%) OO
9 6 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (10.71%) UML
10 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.93%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.93%) Software Architecture
11 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.14%) Microservices
11 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 20 (35.71%) C#
3 12 (21.43%) Java
4 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.36%) VB
5 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.36%) VB6
6 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 3 (5.36%) SAP Certification
5 2 (3.57%) CREST Certified
5 2 (3.57%) OSCP
5 2 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) SAP
3 3 (5.36%) Ab Initio
3 3 (5.36%) Alteryx
3 3 (5.36%) Datameer
3 3 (5.36%) Lavastorm
3 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.36%) Tableau
4 2 (3.57%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft