Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Zephyr skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Zephyr over the 6 months to 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

D Software Zephyr
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 150 174
Rank change year-on-year +24 +24 -
Permanent jobs citing Zephyr 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.12% 0.24% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 1.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Cheshire median annual salary £39,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.22% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £38,250 £37,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £40,750 £48,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -

Zephyr is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 496 454 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 28.64% 18.15% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 394 373 555
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

Zephyr
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Zephyr in Cheshire

Zephyr
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Zephyr in Cheshire

Zephyr
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Zephyr within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 6 December 2019. 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
Crewe -17 1 - -
Zephyr
North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, IT jobs citing Zephyr 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 Zephyr.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Planning

Zephyr
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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft