Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.93% - 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% - 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Chester median annual salary £42,500 - £30,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £25,000
90th Percentile £46,250 - £39,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.91%

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 285 261 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 91.64% 87.29% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 254 214 238
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.09% -9.06%
10th Percentile £26,975 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,500 £52,500
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 20 May 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) React
1 6 (100.00%) React Native
1 6 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Laravel
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) Microservices
4 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) React
1 6 (100.00%) React Native
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Laravel
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Kafka
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Microservices
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter