Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Internet of Things in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet of Things over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Internet of Things (IoT, Internet of Everything)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 25 -
Rank change year-on-year -30 - -
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 7 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.68% 6.82% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.46% 16.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Chester median annual salary £45,000 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 - -

Internet of Things is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 157 106 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 37.65% 40.15% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 141 63 90
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £60,000 £69,500 £61,375
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% -3.11%

Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Internet of Things as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Internet of Things in Chester

Internet of Things
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet of Things in Chester.

Salary trend for Internet of Things in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Internet of Things 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 Chester region with a requirement for Internet of Things.

1 7 (100.00%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Hive
2 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Spark
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
6 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) Automotive
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (28.57%) User Stories
7 1 (14.29%) Fintech
7 1 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (14.29%) CMMI

Internet of Things
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Apache Hive
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Data Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA