Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 112 89
Rank change year-on-year -6 -23 -3
Permanent jobs citing Internet 48 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.73% 2.02% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.50% 10.94% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 55
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +70.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,250 £16,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,300 £48,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +6.67%

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 457 521 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.48% 18.45% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 361 396 297
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £18,650
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £53,450
North West median annual salary £42,396 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.71% +1.30% +2.67%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Warrington +29 25 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Knutsford -3 11 - - 1
Chester -13 3 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Crewe +7 2 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £43,337 -
Congleton - 1 £35,000 -
Internet
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (58.33%) MVC
3 25 (52.08%) TDD
3 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET
3 25 (52.08%) C#
3 25 (52.08%) .NET
3 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (52.08%) MVVM
3 25 (52.08%) AngularJS
4 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (50.00%) WPF
5 23 (47.92%) Scrum
5 23 (47.92%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (47.92%) WCF
6 22 (45.83%) Dependency Injection
6 22 (45.83%) Kanban
6 22 (45.83%) RESTful
6 22 (45.83%) Hyperconnected
6 22 (45.83%) WinForms
7 11 (22.92%) Banking
8 10 (20.83%) Law
8 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
8 10 (20.83%) Investment Banking
8 10 (20.83%) Wealth Management
9 9 (18.75%) Java
9 9 (18.75%) Internet of Things
10 6 (12.50%) Web Services

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 2 (4.17%) Confluence
1 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.08%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.08%) InDesign
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (45.83%) Hyperconnected
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) MQTT
3 2 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (2.08%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) Flink
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
2 3 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Gradle
3 2 (4.17%) Log4j
3 2 (4.17%) Log4Net
3 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (22.92%) Banking
2 10 (20.83%) Investment Banking
2 10 (20.83%) Law
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 3 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 25 (52.08%) .NET Developer
2 25 (52.08%) Internet Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.25%) Presales Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Junior
5 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Telephony Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Designer
6 1 (2.08%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Environment Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) .NET
1 25 (52.08%) AngularJS
1 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET
1 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 24 (50.00%) WPF
3 23 (47.92%) WCF
4 22 (45.83%) RESTful
4 22 (45.83%) WinForms
5 6 (12.50%) Web Services
6 5 (10.42%) HTML
7 4 (8.33%) CSS
7 4 (8.33%) Middleware
8 3 (6.25%) REST
9 2 (4.17%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (4.17%) JSON
9 2 (4.17%) React
9 2 (4.17%) Spring
9 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Internet of Things
2 6 (12.50%) Fintech
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.17%) IVR
4 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Animation
5 1 (2.08%) FMCG
5 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.08%) Infotainment
5 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) RIA
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Unix
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (58.33%) MVC
3 25 (52.08%) MVVM
3 25 (52.08%) TDD
4 24 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (47.92%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (47.92%) Scrum
6 22 (45.83%) Dependency Injection
6 22 (45.83%) Kanban
7 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
7 10 (20.83%) Wealth Management
8 6 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.25%) API Integration
10 3 (6.25%) B2B
10 3 (6.25%) ITIL
10 3 (6.25%) Presales
10 3 (6.25%) Server Management
10 3 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C#
2 9 (18.75%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.33%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) COBOL
6 2 (4.17%) JCL
6 2 (4.17%) Jython
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Avaya
2 2 (4.17%) BT
2 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
2 2 (4.17%) IBM
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe
3 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.08%) Nortel
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk
3 1 (2.08%) Sun