Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 99 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Internet 72 48 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.36% 2.15% 2.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 13.15% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 85
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -28.57% -33.33%
10th Percentile £30,500 £22,500 £16,950
90th Percentile £57,000 £42,300 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +25.71% -12.50%

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 520 365 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.02% 16.32% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 380 282 428
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,081 £69,125
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -

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 November 2017.

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 November 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
Knutsford -17 22 £52,500 +150.00% 1
Chester +4 12 £47,500 +11.11% 1
Warrington -24 10 £47,500 +90.00% 2
Ellesmere Port +1 3 £45,000 -
Sandbach - 2 £28,750 -
Internet
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 32 (44.44%) Java
2 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.33%) HTML
3 24 (33.33%) Finance
4 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
5 20 (27.78%) Banking
5 20 (27.78%) jQuery
5 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 19 (26.39%) SDLC
7 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 18 (25.00%) SQL
8 17 (23.61%) CSS
8 17 (23.61%) SOAP
8 17 (23.61%) Web Services
8 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
9 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (22.22%) TDD
9 16 (22.22%) REST
9 16 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 15 (20.83%) BDD
10 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 15 (20.83%) User Experience
11 14 (19.44%) Waterfall
11 14 (19.44%) Bitbucket
11 14 (19.44%) Spring
12 13 (18.06%) HTML5
13 12 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 12 (16.67%) Degree
13 12 (16.67%) MVC
13 12 (16.67%) HTTP

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 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) Confluence
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.78%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) OpenShift
2 4 (5.56%) Office 365
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) HTTP
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
2 5 (6.94%) Intranet
2 5 (6.94%) LAN
2 5 (6.94%) WAN
3 4 (5.56%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.78%) DHCP
4 2 (2.78%) DNS
4 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 2 (2.78%) WLAN
5 1 (1.39%) SSH
5 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.39%) VoIP
5 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.89%) DB2
4 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.17%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.17%) Big Data
8 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.78%) MySQL
8 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 14 (19.44%) Bitbucket
4 10 (13.89%) Gradle
4 10 (13.89%) Jasmine
5 9 (12.50%) JIRA
6 8 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 5 (6.94%) SonarQube
8 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.56%) Selenium
9 3 (4.17%) Maven
9 3 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.39%) JUnit
10 1 (1.39%) Sikuli
General
1 24 (33.33%) Finance
2 20 (27.78%) Banking
3 10 (13.89%) Advertising
4 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.17%) Back Office
5 3 (4.17%) Law
5 3 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Automotive
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (48.61%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 9 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) DBA
7 5 (6.94%) Internet Developer
7 5 (6.94%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.33%) HTML
2 20 (27.78%) jQuery
3 17 (23.61%) CSS
3 17 (23.61%) SOAP
3 17 (23.61%) Web Services
4 16 (22.22%) REST
5 14 (19.44%) Spring
6 13 (18.06%) HTML5
7 12 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 11 (15.28%) EJB
8 11 (15.28%) JSP
8 11 (15.28%) Servlets
9 10 (13.89%) Backbone.js
9 10 (13.89%) CSS3
9 10 (13.89%) Ext JS
9 10 (13.89%) Hibernate
9 10 (13.89%) J2EE
9 10 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (13.89%) Spring MVC
9 10 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) User Experience
2 11 (15.28%) RIA
3 9 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 7 (9.72%) Internet of Things
5 6 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 5 (6.94%) Fintech
7 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.39%) iPhone
9 1 (1.39%) Life Science
9 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.39%) PMI
9 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Unix
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Android
2 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) AIX
4 1 (1.39%) CentOS
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
3 19 (26.39%) SDLC
4 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.22%) TDD
5 15 (20.83%) BDD
6 14 (19.44%) Waterfall
7 12 (16.67%) MVC
8 11 (15.28%) Investment Management
8 11 (15.28%) ITIL
8 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (13.89%) DevOps
10 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (12.50%) MVVM
10 9 (12.50%) Workflow
11 8 (11.11%) Open Source
12 6 (8.33%) Functional Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Scrum
12 6 (8.33%) Software Architecture
12 6 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (11.11%) PHP
5 7 (9.72%) C#
5 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.94%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.78%) CCNA
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) Ansible
3 1 (1.39%) Nagios
3 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco
4 3 (4.17%) NetApp
4 3 (4.17%) Sun
4 3 (4.17%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) Apigee
5 2 (2.78%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.78%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.39%) Apple
6 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.39%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.39%) Veeam