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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 14 49 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.11% 21.97% 45.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.29% 41.18% 69.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 43 153
Average salary £30,750 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.75% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
69 119 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.03% 53.36% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 60 103 210
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 30 January 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Chester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (75.61%) C#
2 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
3 27 (65.85%) ASP.NET
4 24 (58.54%) SQL
5 23 (56.10%) HTML
5 23 (56.10%) MVC
6 22 (53.66%) CSS
7 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
9 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (39.02%) WCF
11 15 (36.59%) jQuery
11 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
12 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
13 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
14 12 (29.27%) Web Services
15 10 (24.39%) ADO.NET
15 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
16 8 (19.51%) Java
16 8 (19.51%) TDD
16 8 (19.51%) Scrum
17 7 (17.07%) Games
17 7 (17.07%) NUnit

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (12.20%) Umbraco
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) WordPress
2 3 (7.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.76%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.07%) NUnit
2 7 (17.07%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (17.07%) Moq
3 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.32%) MSTest
5 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.07%) Games
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) .NET Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Graduate
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.76%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Trainee Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Trainee
7 2 (4.88%) Trainee Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Graduate Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) ASP.NET
2 23 (56.10%) HTML
3 22 (53.66%) CSS
4 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (39.02%) WCF
6 15 (36.59%) jQuery
6 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
7 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (29.27%) Web Services
9 10 (24.39%) ADO.NET
9 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (12.20%) NHibernate
10 5 (12.20%) LINQ
11 4 (9.76%) HTML5
12 3 (7.32%) WinForms
12 3 (7.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (7.32%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (7.32%) Ninject
12 3 (7.32%) PhoneGap
12 3 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) W3C
2 3 (7.32%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) MVC
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) TDD
3 8 (19.51%) Scrum
4 7 (17.07%) Kanban
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.76%) BDD
6 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) MVVM
7 3 (7.32%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.44%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.44%) Web Design
8 1 (2.44%) Information Security
8 1 (2.44%) Change Management
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) C#
2 24 (58.54%) SQL
3 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
5 8 (19.51%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.44%) Lagan
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
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Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
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