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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 30 25 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 5 24 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.26% 10.43% 31.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 10.76% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 100
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
.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
203 223 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.86% 96.96% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 161 275
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
4 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
5 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
5 21 (77.78%) CSS
6 20 (74.07%) SQL
6 20 (74.07%) MVC
7 18 (66.67%) HTML
7 18 (66.67%) .NET Framework
7 18 (66.67%) jQuery
8 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (62.96%) T-SQL
9 16 (59.26%) Relational Database
9 16 (59.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (51.85%) Web Services
12 12 (44.44%) WCF
12 12 (44.44%) ADO.NET
12 12 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
14 6 (22.22%) TDD
14 6 (22.22%) Windows
14 6 (22.22%) Scrum
14 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.70%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (59.26%) Relational Database
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
3 5 (18.52%) NUnit
3 5 (18.52%) MSTest
3 5 (18.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (18.52%) Moq
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 18 (66.67%) jQuery
4 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (51.85%) Web Services
6 12 (44.44%) ADO.NET
6 12 (44.44%) WCF
6 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 12 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (18.52%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (18.52%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (18.52%) Ninject
7 5 (18.52%) Spring.NET
7 5 (18.52%) WPF
7 5 (18.52%) Silverlight
7 5 (18.52%) WinForms
8 3 (11.11%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Kanban
4 5 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (18.52%) MVVM
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
6 3 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.70%) User Stories
7 1 (3.70%) Android Development
7 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 20 (74.07%) SQL
4 17 (62.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Telerik
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