The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# 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
C#
Rank 23 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing C# 9 41 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.57% 18.39% 44.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.74% 26.80% 57.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 38 152
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 £31,750 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 153 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 52.28% 68.61% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 121 239
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

C#
Salary Trend in Chester

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

C# Salary Trend in Chester

C#
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Chester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing C# 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 C#.

1 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
4 23 (67.65%) MVC
5 22 (64.71%) CSS
5 22 (64.71%) SQL
5 22 (64.71%) HTML
6 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
8 16 (47.06%) WCF
9 15 (44.12%) .NET Framework
10 14 (41.18%) jQuery
11 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 13 (38.24%) Relational Database
11 13 (38.24%) T-SQL
12 12 (35.29%) Web Services
13 10 (29.41%) ADO.NET
13 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (23.53%) TDD
14 8 (23.53%) Scrum
15 7 (20.59%) NUnit
15 7 (20.59%) Kanban
15 7 (20.59%) Rhino Mocks
15 7 (20.59%) Moq

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing C# 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 C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) Relational Database
3 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (20.59%) NUnit
2 7 (20.59%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (20.59%) Moq
3 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.82%) MSTest
5 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (11.76%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Graduate
4 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Trainee Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Trainee Web Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Trainee
4 2 (5.88%) Graduate Web Developer
5 1 (2.94%) MI Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 22 (64.71%) CSS
3 22 (64.71%) HTML
4 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (47.06%) WCF
6 15 (44.12%) .NET Framework
7 14 (41.18%) jQuery
8 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 12 (35.29%) Web Services
10 10 (29.41%) ADO.NET
10 10 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (14.71%) LINQ
11 5 (14.71%) NHibernate
12 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (8.82%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (8.82%) Ninject
12 3 (8.82%) PhoneGap
12 3 (8.82%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (8.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (8.82%) W3C
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) MVC
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) Kanban
5 5 (14.71%) Web Application Development
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (8.82%) MVVM
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
8 2 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) User Stories
9 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.94%) Use Case
9 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.88%) C
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Sitecore
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Lagan
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