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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 24 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 22 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.43% 7.02% 17.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 7.21% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 32
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
.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
231 222 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.51% 97.37% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 170 179 156
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
3 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 27 (81.82%) C#
4 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 22 (66.67%) CSS
5 22 (66.67%) MVC
6 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (60.61%) SQL
8 19 (57.58%) HTML
8 19 (57.58%) jQuery
9 17 (51.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (51.52%) Web Services
9 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
10 16 (48.48%) T-SQL
11 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
11 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (42.42%) Relational Database
13 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (39.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (30.30%) WCF
14 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (30.30%) XML
14 10 (30.30%) ADO.NET
14 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (24.24%) Windows
16 7 (21.21%) Scrum
17 6 (18.18%) TDD

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (42.42%) Relational Database
4 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 13 (39.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.15%) MSTest
3 5 (15.15%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (15.15%) Moq
3 5 (15.15%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 22 (66.67%) CSS
4 19 (57.58%) HTML
4 19 (57.58%) jQuery
5 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
5 17 (51.52%) Web Services
6 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (30.30%) XML
7 10 (30.30%) ADO.NET
7 10 (30.30%) WCF
8 6 (18.18%) Ajax
9 5 (15.15%) XSLT
9 5 (15.15%) WinForms
9 5 (15.15%) WPF
9 5 (15.15%) Silverlight
9 5 (15.15%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (15.15%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) MVC
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Scrum
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.18%) TDD
5 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) Kanban
5 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (15.15%) MVVM
6 4 (12.12%) Android Development
6 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.09%) OOP
7 3 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
9 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) SQL
4 16 (48.48%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 5 (15.15%) VBA
6 5 (15.15%) VB6
6 5 (15.15%) VB
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Telerik
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