Period
to 25 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in Macclesfield during the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

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

Developer
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 18 24 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 24.00% 29.63% 54.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.69% 30.77% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 86
Macclesfield median annual salary £40,750 £35,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.43% -14.11% +16.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,600 £26,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield. 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
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies in Macclesfield with a recognized job title 65 78 158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 86.67% 96.30% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 63 63 151
Macclesfield median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,150 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,500 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +16.88%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Macclesfield

Developer
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Developer in Macclesfield

Developer
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Macclesfield over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Developer in Macclesfield

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Macclesfield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) PHP
3 10 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 5 (27.78%) Laravel
7 5 (27.78%) React
7 5 (27.78%) MariaDB
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) Subversion
9 3 (16.67%) WordPress
9 3 (16.67%) Azure
9 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (16.67%) Node.js
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (11.11%) SaaS

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Azure
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) CSS
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (27.78%) Laravel
4 5 (27.78%) React
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) Node.js
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.56%) CSS3
8 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.56%) Flash
8 1 (5.56%) SignalR
8 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.56%) Android Development
6 1 (5.56%) API Development
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Generation
6 1 (5.56%) Microservices
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) PHP
3 8 (44.44%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Facebook
1 1 (5.56%) Google