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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 33 60 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.44% 22.99% 31.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 46.51% 66.48%
Number of salaries quoted 27 59 80
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
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
66 129 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.87% 49.43% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 50 116 110
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
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 6 May 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Chester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 36 (76.60%) C#
2 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
3 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
4 26 (55.32%) SQL
5 24 (51.06%) CSS
5 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
7 22 (46.81%) HTML
8 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
9 16 (34.04%) MVC
10 14 (29.79%) Finance
10 14 (29.79%) Scrum
10 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
10 14 (29.79%) Entity Framework
11 13 (27.66%) jQuery
11 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
12 11 (23.40%) T-SQL
12 11 (23.40%) TDD
13 10 (21.28%) LINQ
13 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
13 10 (21.28%) Games
13 10 (21.28%) HTML5
13 10 (21.28%) BDD
14 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (19.15%) Kanban
14 9 (19.15%) NHibernate
14 9 (19.15%) WCF
14 9 (19.15%) Ajax
15 8 (17.02%) SEO
15 8 (17.02%) N-Tier

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) GitHub
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.13%) MS Access
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (14.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (14.89%) Moq
3 7 (14.89%) NUnit
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.38%) Calabash
5 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.26%) Gradle
6 2 (4.26%) Maven
6 2 (4.26%) Ant
7 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Games
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Graduate
3 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Junior
5 5 (10.64%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Junior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Applications Support
5 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
2 24 (51.06%) CSS
3 22 (46.81%) HTML
4 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
4 14 (29.79%) Entity Framework
5 13 (27.66%) jQuery
6 10 (21.28%) LINQ
6 10 (21.28%) HTML5
7 9 (19.15%) WCF
7 9 (19.15%) Ajax
7 9 (19.15%) NHibernate
8 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.64%) Web Services
10 4 (8.51%) XML
10 4 (8.51%) SignalR
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (6.38%) Middleware
11 3 (6.38%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) N-Tier
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Economics
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Physics
5 1 (2.13%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) MVC
3 14 (29.79%) Scrum
4 11 (23.40%) TDD
5 10 (21.28%) BDD
6 9 (19.15%) Kanban
7 8 (17.02%) Market Research
7 8 (17.02%) Mobile Development
7 8 (17.02%) SEO
8 7 (14.89%) OO
8 7 (14.89%) Web Application Development
9 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.64%) Web Development
11 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
11 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.51%) Pair Programming
12 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
12 3 (6.38%) OOP
12 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) C#
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 11 (23.40%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.89%) Java
5 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.38%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.26%) VB
7 2 (4.26%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (4.26%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) XAML
8 1 (2.13%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) VBScript
8 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
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