Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Presales skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Presales over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Presales
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - -
Permanent jobs citing Presales 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.41% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Chester median annual salary £70,000 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% +25.00% -20.00%

Presales 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 267 258 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 91.75% 86.00% 87.43%
Number of salaries quoted 234 226 263
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.68% -11.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,375 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

Presales
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Presales in Chester

Presales
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Presales in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Presales 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 Presales.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) PaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) IaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Data Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Talend
3 3 (42.86%) Cloudera
3 3 (42.86%) Kafka
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL

Presales
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 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) IaaS
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Presales Solution Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) Kafka
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) EJB
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Data Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cloudera
1 3 (42.86%) Talend
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter