Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 86 107
Rank change year-on-year -29 +21 -34
Permanent jobs citing Internet 74 50 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.18% 2.33% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.81% 15.72% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 52 27 56
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.81% +6.00% -47.37%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £17,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,000 £50,625
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% -4.71%

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 468 318 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.82% 14.83% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 317 223 352
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.12% -2.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 22 February 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 22 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 -24 23 £52,500 +45.83% 1
Chester -21 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Warrington -13 9 £47,500 +90.00% 6
Congleton - 8 £35,000 - 1
Crewe +3 7 - -
Macclesfield -2 2 £38,750 +46.23%
Ellesmere Port +9 1 £45,000 -
Internet
North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 36 (48.65%) Java
2 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.84%) Test Automation
4 26 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (33.78%) Finance
6 23 (31.08%) SQL Server
7 21 (28.38%) Banking
7 21 (28.38%) BDD
8 19 (25.68%) TDD
8 19 (25.68%) HTML
8 19 (25.68%) HTTP
9 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
9 18 (24.32%) MVC
9 18 (24.32%) SDLC
10 17 (22.97%) Servlets
10 17 (22.97%) DevOps
11 16 (21.62%) Jenkins
12 15 (20.27%) CSS
12 15 (20.27%) SQL
13 14 (18.92%) Bitbucket
13 14 (18.92%) Greenfield Project
14 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (17.57%) User Experience
14 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
14 13 (17.57%) jQuery
14 13 (17.57%) .NET
14 13 (17.57%) SOAP
14 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.22%) Python
15 12 (16.22%) OO

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 11 (14.86%) Apache
2 9 (12.16%) Confluence
2 9 (12.16%) nginx
3 7 (9.46%) Apache Spark
4 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.70%) JBoss
7 1 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.05%) Office 365
3 2 (2.70%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) HTTP
2 10 (13.51%) DNS
3 9 (12.16%) SSL
3 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.76%) LAN
4 5 (6.76%) WAN
5 4 (5.41%) Firewall
5 4 (5.41%) Intranet
5 4 (5.41%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.35%) DHCP
6 1 (1.35%) SSH
6 1 (1.35%) VoIP
6 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (10.81%) DB2
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (8.11%) Apache Hive
6 6 (8.11%) Big Data
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 14 (18.92%) Bitbucket
3 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.81%) Gradle
4 8 (10.81%) Jasmine
5 7 (9.46%) JIRA
6 6 (8.11%) Selenium
7 5 (6.76%) SoapUI
7 5 (6.76%) SonarQube
8 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.70%) JUnit
9 2 (2.70%) Sikuli
10 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
10 1 (1.35%) Grunt
10 1 (1.35%) JBehave
10 1 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) Banking
3 9 (12.16%) Investment Banking
3 9 (12.16%) Law
4 8 (10.81%) Games
5 7 (9.46%) Advertising
6 5 (6.76%) Marketing
7 2 (2.70%) Automotive
7 2 (2.70%) Retail
8 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.11%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (6.76%) DBA
7 5 (6.76%) Internet Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 5 (6.76%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.76%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.76%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Business Development Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) HTML
2 17 (22.97%) Servlets
3 15 (20.27%) CSS
4 13 (17.57%) .NET
4 13 (17.57%) jQuery
4 13 (17.57%) SOAP
5 12 (16.22%) HTML5
6 11 (14.86%) CSS3
6 11 (14.86%) REST
6 11 (14.86%) Spring
6 11 (14.86%) Web Services
7 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (12.16%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.81%) Backbone.js
9 8 (10.81%) Ext JS
9 8 (10.81%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (10.81%) Spring MVC
9 8 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (10.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (17.57%) User Experience
3 12 (16.22%) Internet of Things
4 9 (12.16%) RIA
5 6 (8.11%) Client/Server
6 5 (6.76%) Fintech
7 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.70%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.35%) Animation
8 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.35%) iPhone
8 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.35%) PMI
8 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) Unix
3 3 (4.05%) Android
3 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) AIX
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) Test Automation
3 26 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (28.38%) BDD
5 19 (25.68%) TDD
6 18 (24.32%) MVC
6 18 (24.32%) SDLC
7 17 (22.97%) DevOps
8 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
9 12 (16.22%) OO
10 11 (14.86%) Configuration Management
10 11 (14.86%) Investment Management
11 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
12 9 (12.16%) Build Automation
12 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (12.16%) Load Testing
12 9 (12.16%) Wealth Management
13 8 (10.81%) CQRS
13 8 (10.81%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (10.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.65%) Java
2 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.27%) SQL
4 12 (16.22%) C#
4 12 (16.22%) Python
5 7 (9.46%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 2 (2.70%) Groovy
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.35%) Scala
9 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.70%) CCNA
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.76%) Puppet
2 5 (6.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) Cisco
4 3 (4.05%) Sun
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.70%) Apigee
5 2 (2.70%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.70%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.35%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.35%) NetApp
6 1 (1.35%) Veeam
6 1 (1.35%) VMware