Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 95 89
Rank change year-on-year -30 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Internet 56 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.81% 2.25% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.37% 14.02% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 60
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +30.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,950 £16,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,690 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.73% -5.88% +6.25%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 419 378 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.53% 16.04% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 281 271 302
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.55% +12.31% -23.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £17,525
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Cheshire

Internet
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Internet in Cheshire

Internet
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Internet in Cheshire

Internet
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 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 -30 13 - - 1
Crewe +2 12 - -
Congleton - 11 £35,000 -
Warrington +7 8 £55,000 +100.00% 3
Chester -23 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Macclesfield -11 2 £38,750 -3.13%
Internet
North West

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (39.29%) Java
3 21 (37.50%) .NET
4 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 20 (35.71%) MVC
5 19 (33.93%) C#
5 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
5 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (33.93%) TDD
6 17 (30.36%) WCF
6 17 (30.36%) SQL Server 2016
7 16 (28.57%) DevOps
7 16 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 14 (25.00%) Internet of Things
8 14 (25.00%) BDD
9 13 (23.21%) Web Application Development
9 13 (23.21%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (23.21%) Banking
9 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
9 13 (23.21%) OO
9 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
9 13 (23.21%) Risk Management
10 12 (21.43%) Law
10 12 (21.43%) HTML
10 12 (21.43%) Investment Banking
10 12 (21.43%) Wealth Management
11 11 (19.64%) Domain-Driven Design
11 11 (19.64%) Degree
11 11 (19.64%) CSS

Internet
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 10 (17.86%) Apache
1 10 (17.86%) nginx
2 7 (12.50%) Confluence
3 4 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (7.14%) InVision
2 4 (7.14%) UXPin
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) HTTP
2 10 (17.86%) DNS
2 10 (17.86%) SSL
2 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.71%) Hyperconnected
4 3 (5.36%) Intranet
5 2 (3.57%) Firewall
6 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.36%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (12.50%) Big Data
4 6 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.36%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) DB2
8 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.93%) Axure RP
2 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
3 4 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 3 (5.36%) SonarQube
4 3 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (3.57%) Sikuli
6 1 (1.79%) Gradle
6 1 (1.79%) Grunt
6 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.79%) JBehave
6 1 (1.79%) Maven
6 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (23.21%) Banking
2 12 (21.43%) Investment Banking
2 12 (21.43%) Law
3 11 (19.64%) Finance
3 11 (19.64%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Automotive
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Internet Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Designer
6 4 (7.14%) UX Designer
7 3 (5.36%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (3.57%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) .NET
2 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
2 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (30.36%) WCF
4 12 (21.43%) HTML
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 11 (19.64%) CSS
5 11 (19.64%) Servlets
6 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (14.29%) CSS3
7 8 (14.29%) HTML5
7 8 (14.29%) WPF
8 6 (10.71%) RESTful
8 6 (10.71%) WinForms
8 6 (10.71%) WSGI
9 4 (7.14%) Framer.js
9 4 (7.14%) Middleware
9 4 (7.14%) React
9 4 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 13 (23.21%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (12.50%) User Experience
4 5 (8.93%) Fintech
5 4 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) Social Media
7 1 (1.79%) Animation
7 1 (1.79%) FMCG
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.79%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.79%) PKI
7 1 (1.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (35.71%) MVC
4 19 (33.93%) TDD
5 16 (28.57%) DevOps
5 16 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 14 (25.00%) BDD
7 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
7 13 (23.21%) OO
7 13 (23.21%) Risk Management
7 13 (23.21%) Web Application Development
8 12 (21.43%) Wealth Management
9 11 (19.64%) CQRS
9 11 (19.64%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (19.64%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (17.86%) Build Automation
10 10 (17.86%) Deployment Automation
10 10 (17.86%) Load Testing
10 10 (17.86%) SDLC
11 8 (14.29%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) Java
2 19 (33.93%) C#
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) Python
5 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.57%) SQL
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CISM
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (10.71%) Puppet
2 6 (10.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Sun
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Apigee
3 1 (1.79%) BT
3 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle