The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Apple iPad
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 88 117
Rank change year-on-year +20 +29  
Permanent jobs citing iPad 24 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.23% 0.84% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% 2.33% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 6
Median salary £36,750 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  

iPad is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 360 472 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 33.46% 36.17% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 240 386 470
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iPad
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing iPad as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for iPad in Cheshire

iPad
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for iPad in Cheshire

iPad
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iPad in Cheshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for iPad in Cheshire

iPad
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iPad within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +19 10 £31,000 +12.72%
Wilmslow -6 4 £45,500 +1.11%
Knutsford - 4 £31,000 -
Crewe - 3 £47,500 -
Congleton 0 2 £17,000 -2.85%
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
iPad
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing iPad 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 iPad.

1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) SQL
3 24 (37.50%) Web Development
4 19 (29.69%) HTML
5 18 (28.13%) .NET
6 17 (26.56%) C#
7 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 15 (23.44%) CSS
8 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
9 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
10 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
11 12 (18.75%) SLA
12 10 (15.63%) MVC
12 10 (15.63%) MS Office
12 10 (15.63%) Scrum
12 10 (15.63%) Degree
13 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.50%) VB
14 8 (12.50%) Windows
14 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
14 8 (12.50%) TDD
14 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (12.50%) Entity Framework
14 8 (12.50%) Node.js
15 7 (10.94%) Front End Development
15 7 (10.94%) iPhone
16 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
16 6 (9.38%) Windows 7

iPad
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 4 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Skype
1 6 (9.38%) VoIP
1 6 (9.38%) VPN
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.13%) OLAP
4 2 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Synon
1 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.13%) Grunt
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (3.13%) Automotive
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Developer
2 16 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 16 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 16 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.25%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) HTML
2 18 (28.13%) .NET
3 15 (23.44%) CSS
4 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
5 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 8 (12.50%) Node.js
6 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.38%) Backbone.js
7 4 (6.25%) Ember.js
7 4 (6.25%) jQuery
7 4 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (4.69%) CSS3
8 3 (4.69%) HTML5
9 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.13%) JSON
9 2 (3.13%) React
10 1 (1.56%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) iPhone
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
2 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) Web Development
3 10 (15.63%) MVC
3 10 (15.63%) Scrum
4 8 (12.50%) TDD
5 7 (10.94%) Front End Development
6 6 (9.38%) ITIL
6 6 (9.38%) SDLC
6 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.81%) OO
8 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.25%) OOD
8 4 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (6.25%) Web Design
9 3 (4.69%) CRM
10 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.13%) Service Management
10 2 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) C#
3 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.50%) VB
5 4 (6.25%) RPG
5 4 (6.25%) RPG IV
5 4 (6.25%) RPG/400
6 3 (4.69%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.13%) VB6
8 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ISEB
2 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Citrix
3 4 (6.25%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.13%) Sage
5 1 (1.56%) Apple
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) Zend