Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ellesmere Port during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Cheshire > Ellesmere Port
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port 66.67% 72.22% 52.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 66.67% 72.22% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 17
Ellesmere Port median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,875 £45,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% +4.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ellesmere Port. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Ellesmere Port
Permanent vacancies in Ellesmere Port with a recognized job title 21 18 37
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 32
Ellesmere Port median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £27,725 £26,250 £22,200
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,000 £66,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.56%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ellesmere Port

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Ellesmere Port

Developer
Salary Trend in Ellesmere Port

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Ellesmere Port.

Salary trend for Developer in Ellesmere Port

Developer
Salary Histogram in Ellesmere Port

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Ellesmere Port over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Ellesmere Port

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ellesmere Port

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ellesmere Port region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) jQuery
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) WPF
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (28.57%) SaaS
6 4 (28.57%) SOLID
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Workflow
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) SMS
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ellesmere Port 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 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
1 3 (21.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) jQuery
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) WPF
5 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (28.57%) SOLID
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle