Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 6 months to 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 22 58
Rank change year-on-year -33 +36 -18
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 2 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.63% 9.16% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 9.70% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 64 0
Chester median annual salary £37,250 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.27% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.27% +22.22% -

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 290 237 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 92.06% 94.42% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 245 208 313
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,125 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +20.00%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Chester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Chester.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Chester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT jobs citing Configuration Management 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 Chester region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SendGrid
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Swagger

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Cosmos DB
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Swagger
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SendGrid