The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 34 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.36% 16.79% 12.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 59.21% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 27
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £30,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
119 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 43.27% 28.36% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 89 68 71
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

.NET
Salary Trend in Chester

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

.NET Salary Trend in Chester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Chester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET.

1 53 (91.38%) C#
2 41 (70.69%) ASP.NET
3 37 (63.79%) SQL
3 37 (63.79%) SQL Server
4 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
6 32 (55.17%) MVC
7 30 (51.72%) CSS
8 27 (46.55%) HTML
9 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (39.66%) TDD
11 18 (31.03%) WCF
11 18 (31.03%) AngularJS
12 17 (29.31%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (27.59%) BDD
14 15 (25.86%) Ajax
15 14 (24.14%) jQuery
15 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
15 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
15 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
16 12 (20.69%) Web Services
16 12 (20.69%) VB.NET
17 11 (18.97%) Web Application Development
17 11 (18.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 10 (17.24%) Scrum
19 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
19 9 (15.52%) C++
19 9 (15.52%) Entity Framework
20 8 (13.79%) Node.js
20 8 (13.79%) Domain-Driven Design

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.79%) Node.js
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (63.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) NUnit
1 5 (8.62%) Cucumber
1 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.90%) Calabash
2 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
2 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.45%) Ant
3 2 (3.45%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.45%) PHPUnit
3 2 (3.45%) Gradle
4 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (13.79%) Retail
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (75.86%) Developer
2 35 (60.34%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Junior
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Software Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.90%) Graduate
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.17%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (70.69%) ASP.NET
2 30 (51.72%) CSS
3 27 (46.55%) HTML
4 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (31.03%) AngularJS
5 18 (31.03%) WCF
6 17 (29.31%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (25.86%) Ajax
8 14 (24.14%) jQuery
9 12 (20.69%) Web Services
10 11 (18.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (15.52%) Entity Framework
11 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
12 8 (13.79%) XML
12 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (12.07%) RESTful
14 6 (10.34%) HTML5
14 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (8.62%) LINQ
15 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Tandem
2 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Economics
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Physics
5 1 (1.72%) Psychology
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (55.17%) MVC
3 23 (39.66%) TDD
4 16 (27.59%) BDD
5 11 (18.97%) Web Application Development
6 10 (17.24%) Scrum
7 8 (13.79%) OOP
7 8 (13.79%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (13.79%) CQRS
8 7 (12.07%) SDLC
8 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.07%) OO
9 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.62%) Pair Programming
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Web Development
10 4 (6.90%) Market Research
10 4 (6.90%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.90%) SEO
10 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (91.38%) C#
2 37 (63.79%) SQL
3 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
5 12 (20.69%) VB.NET
6 9 (15.52%) C++
7 5 (8.62%) Java
8 3 (5.17%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) VB
10 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) Ruby
10 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.72%) VBA
10 1 (1.72%) VBScript
10 1 (1.72%) C
10 1 (1.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) Zend
4 1 (1.72%) Teradata
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