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 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
C#
Rank 20 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing C# 16 44 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.34% 19.05% 46.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.09% 26.99% 61.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 151
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £47,500 £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
106 163 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 48.62% 70.56% 75.75%
Number of salaries quoted 90 131 217
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 24 December 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Chester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 33 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
4 31 (68.89%) SQL
4 31 (68.89%) CSS
5 28 (62.22%) HTML
5 28 (62.22%) MVC
6 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (46.67%) jQuery
10 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
11 18 (40.00%) Relational Database
12 17 (37.78%) WCF
12 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
13 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (33.33%) Web Services
14 15 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (26.67%) ADO.NET
15 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
17 8 (17.78%) Windows
17 8 (17.78%) WPF
18 7 (15.56%) Scrum
18 7 (15.56%) TDD
18 7 (15.56%) Umbraco

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (15.56%) Umbraco
2 5 (11.11%) WordPress
2 5 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (11.11%) CMS
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (13.33%) MySQL
7 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.33%) NUnit
3 6 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (13.33%) Moq
4 5 (11.11%) MSTest
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 26 (57.78%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.56%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Trainee Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Trainee
6 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Graduate
6 2 (4.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 33 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 31 (68.89%) CSS
4 28 (62.22%) HTML
5 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (46.67%) jQuery
7 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
8 17 (37.78%) WCF
8 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (33.33%) Web Services
10 12 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (26.67%) ADO.NET
11 8 (17.78%) WPF
12 5 (11.11%) Silverlight
12 5 (11.11%) WinForms
12 5 (11.11%) Spring.NET
12 5 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (11.11%) Ninject
12 5 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (11.11%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (11.11%) W3C
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) CAN bus
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) MVC
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) Scrum
4 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.33%) Kanban
5 5 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (11.11%) MVVM
5 5 (11.11%) OO
6 4 (8.89%) Web Development
6 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.67%) OOP
8 2 (4.44%) UML
8 2 (4.44%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.22%) User Stories
9 1 (2.22%) Android Development
9 1 (2.22%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) C
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Sitecore
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Telerik
3 1 (2.22%) Lagan
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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