Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +55
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.74% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Chester median annual salary £42,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

SOLID 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 265 253 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 92.01% 85.76% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 233 221 261
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in Chester

SOLID
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for SOLID in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing SOLID 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 SOLID.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Laravel
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) React Native
3 3 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful

SOLID
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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Laravel
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) React Native
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) Kafka
5 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef