The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 16 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12 12 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.02% 5.69% 19.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.64% 5.97% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 69
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
.NET Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
157 201 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.81% 95.26% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 121 132 272
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Chester region.

.NET Developer Salary Trend in Chester

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

.NET Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (70.00%) MVC
4 14 (70.00%) WCF
5 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (60.00%) HTML
6 12 (60.00%) CSS
6 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
7 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (50.00%) jQuery
9 9 (45.00%) LINQ
9 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (40.00%) Scrum
10 8 (40.00%) TDD
10 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
11 7 (35.00%) NUnit
11 7 (35.00%) Games
11 7 (35.00%) Kanban
11 7 (35.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (35.00%) Moq
11 7 (35.00%) BDD
11 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
12 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (35.00%) NUnit
2 7 (35.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (35.00%) Moq
3 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (35.00%) Games
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (70.00%) WCF
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (60.00%) HTML
5 12 (60.00%) CSS
5 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (50.00%) jQuery
7 9 (45.00%) LINQ
8 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
9 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (30.00%) Ajax
9 6 (30.00%) ADO.NET
9 6 (30.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) HTML5
10 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (10.00%) XML
12 1 (5.00%) JSON
12 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) MVC
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (20.00%) Market Research
5 4 (20.00%) SEO
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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