Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Jest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Jest over the 6 months to 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Jest
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 133 181
Rank change year-on-year +20 +48 -
Permanent jobs citing Jest 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 0.048% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 0.13% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Cheshire median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £48,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,125 £56,250 £42,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +9.38% +90.48%

Jest is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 676 769 1,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.30% 36.74% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 535 610 1,044
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,125
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Jest
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Jest in Cheshire

Jest
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Jest in Cheshire

Jest
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Jest in Cheshire over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Jest in Cheshire

Jest
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Jest within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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 - 3 - -
Alderley Edge - 3 £52,500 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 1 £60,000 -
Chester - 1 £40,000 -
Jest
North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, IT jobs citing Jest 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 Jest.

1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) React
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
6 3 (33.33%) AWS
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Node.js
6 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (33.33%) Epics
7 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Enzyme
7 2 (22.22%) Terraform
7 2 (22.22%) GraphQL
7 2 (22.22%) Workflow
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) PHP
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) Python

Jest
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 (22.22%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Azure
2 1 (11.11%) npm
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) webpack
3 1 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) React Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) React
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) Enzyme
5 2 (22.22%) GraphQL
5 2 (22.22%) React Native
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) Laravel
6 1 (11.11%) Redux
6 1 (11.11%) Symfony
6 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (33.33%) Epics
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) API Development
4 2 (22.22%) API Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
4 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) ES6
3 1 (11.11%) ES7
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Apple