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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 16 59 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.34% 25.54% 47.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.78% 40.69% 75.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 49 154
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,300 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £40,000
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
77 145 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.32% 62.77% 62.94%
Number of salaries quoted 62 120 200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Chester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 42 (84.00%) C#
2 34 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
4 32 (64.00%) CSS
5 30 (60.00%) HTML
5 30 (60.00%) SQL
6 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
6 29 (58.00%) MVC
7 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (46.00%) jQuery
10 20 (40.00%) .NET Framework
11 19 (38.00%) Relational Database
12 17 (34.00%) T-SQL
12 17 (34.00%) WCF
12 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 15 (30.00%) Web Services
13 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
14 12 (24.00%) ADO.NET
14 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (22.00%) Java
16 8 (16.00%) Windows
16 8 (16.00%) OO
16 8 (16.00%) WPF
16 8 (16.00%) Umbraco

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (16.00%) Umbraco
2 6 (12.00%) CMS
3 5 (10.00%) WordPress
3 5 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.00%) Relational Database
3 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (14.00%) MySQL
7 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.00%) MS Access
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.00%) NUnit
3 6 (12.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (12.00%) Moq
4 5 (10.00%) MSTest
5 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 27 (54.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Graduate
4 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (6.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Trainee Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Trainee
6 2 (4.00%) Trainee Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) ASP.NET
2 32 (64.00%) CSS
3 30 (60.00%) HTML
4 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (46.00%) jQuery
6 20 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 17 (34.00%) WCF
7 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 15 (30.00%) Web Services
9 12 (24.00%) ADO.NET
9 12 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (16.00%) WPF
11 5 (10.00%) Silverlight
11 5 (10.00%) WinForms
11 5 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
11 5 (10.00%) PhoneGap
11 5 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (10.00%) Ninject
11 5 (10.00%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) W3C
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) MVC
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) OO
4 7 (14.00%) TDD
4 7 (14.00%) Scrum
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.00%) Kanban
5 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (10.00%) MVVM
6 5 (10.00%) Web Development
7 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.00%) OOP
9 2 (4.00%) UML
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.00%) User Stories
10 1 (2.00%) Android Development
10 1 (2.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) C#
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (22.00%) Java
6 3 (6.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Telerik
2 1 (2.00%) Lagan
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