Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - +60 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMS 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.38% - 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Chester median annual salary £65,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £62,500 - £41,250
90th Percentile £67,500 - £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 - £42,500

VMS is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 41 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 14.23% 23.70% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 99
Chester median annual salary £51,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.71% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £52,750
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -14.12% +30.77%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Chester

VMS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for VMS in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT jobs citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) MCSD
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 12 (100.00%) RESTful
1 12 (100.00%) Azure
1 12 (100.00%) AWS
1 12 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 12 (100.00%) API Integration

VMS
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 12 (100.00%) AWS
1 12 (100.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Development Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Development Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Agile Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) API Integration
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 12 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) MCSD
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Sitecore