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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 19 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 29 29 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.37% 12.50% 26.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.14% 22.66% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 48
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £20,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
131 128 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 51.37% 55.17% 69.96%
Number of salaries quoted 89 108 128
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Chester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 75 (93.75%) .NET
2 53 (66.25%) CSS
3 43 (53.75%) ASP.NET
4 41 (51.25%) SQL Server
4 41 (51.25%) HTML
4 41 (51.25%) MVC
5 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
5 38 (47.50%) SQL
6 36 (45.00%) jQuery
7 32 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
9 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 21 (26.25%) SharePoint
12 18 (22.50%) MySQL
12 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (21.25%) .NET Framework
14 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (18.75%) WCF
16 14 (17.50%) WordPress
16 14 (17.50%) Sitecore CMS
16 14 (17.50%) Sitecore
16 14 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (17.50%) Umbraco
16 14 (17.50%) CMS
16 14 (17.50%) W3C
16 14 (17.50%) Web Services
16 14 (17.50%) PhoneGap
16 14 (17.50%) Razor View Engine
16 14 (17.50%) Relational Database

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (26.25%) SharePoint
2 14 (17.50%) CMS
2 14 (17.50%) Umbraco
2 14 (17.50%) WordPress
2 14 (17.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.25%) Route 53
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (51.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (22.50%) MySQL
3 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (17.50%) Relational Database
5 12 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.75%) OLAP
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (13.75%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.25%) NUnit
3 5 (6.25%) MSTest
3 5 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (6.25%) Moq
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (5.00%) Retail
2 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.50%) Electronics
3 2 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 72 (90.00%) Developer
2 26 (32.50%) .NET Developer
2 26 (32.50%) C# Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Programmer
5 16 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
6 7 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Lead C# Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Senior Applications Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (93.75%) .NET
2 53 (66.25%) CSS
3 43 (53.75%) ASP.NET
4 41 (51.25%) HTML
5 36 (45.00%) jQuery
6 32 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 17 (21.25%) .NET Framework
9 15 (18.75%) WCF
10 14 (17.50%) Web Services
10 14 (17.50%) PhoneGap
10 14 (17.50%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (13.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (13.75%) ADO.NET
12 10 (12.50%) WPF
13 9 (11.25%) XML
14 7 (8.75%) WinForms
15 5 (6.25%) Silverlight
15 5 (6.25%) XSLT
15 5 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) W3C
2 5 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.50%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.25%) Physics
5 1 (1.25%) Economics
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Android
2 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) MVC
2 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (11.25%) Scrum
5 6 (7.50%) OO
6 5 (6.25%) TDD
6 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Kanban
6 5 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (6.25%) MVVM
6 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.00%) Android Development
7 4 (5.00%) iOS Development
7 4 (5.00%) Web Development
8 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.75%) OOP
8 3 (3.75%) Project Management
8 3 (3.75%) ETL
8 3 (3.75%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
1 38 (47.50%) SQL
2 13 (16.25%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.75%) Java
4 2 (2.50%) VB
4 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.25%) VBScript
5 1 (1.25%) PHP
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.50%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) IBM
4 1 (1.25%) Telerik
4 1 (1.25%) Dundas
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
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