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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 13 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing C# 15 46 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.47% 21.50% 36.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.05% 32.62% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 133
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
88 141 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.72% 65.89% 72.62%
Number of salaries quoted 72 112 238
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 £23,000 £27,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Chester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 28 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 24 (66.67%) HTML
4 24 (66.67%) CSS
5 23 (63.89%) SQL
6 22 (61.11%) MVC
6 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (44.44%) .NET Framework
8 16 (44.44%) WCF
8 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (41.67%) jQuery
9 15 (41.67%) T-SQL
10 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (30.56%) LINQ
12 9 (25.00%) HTML5
12 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 8 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
13 8 (22.22%) TDD
13 8 (22.22%) NHibernate
13 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 8 (22.22%) Web Services
13 8 (22.22%) Scrum
13 8 (22.22%) Finance
13 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 7 (19.44%) Games
14 7 (19.44%) NUnit

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 7 (19.44%) NUnit
3 7 (19.44%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (19.44%) Moq
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate
6 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Junior
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 24 (66.67%) CSS
3 24 (66.67%) HTML
4 16 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 16 (44.44%) WCF
4 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (41.67%) jQuery
6 11 (30.56%) LINQ
7 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (25.00%) HTML5
8 8 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (22.22%) Web Services
8 8 (22.22%) NHibernate
9 7 (19.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (19.44%) Ajax
9 7 (19.44%) ADO.NET
10 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
10 3 (8.33%) PhoneGap
11 2 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.56%) W3C
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) MVC
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) TDD
2 8 (22.22%) Scrum
2 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 7 (19.44%) Kanban
3 7 (19.44%) BDD
4 5 (13.89%) Market Research
4 5 (13.89%) SEO
5 4 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) OOP
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.78%) User Stories
8 1 (2.78%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.78%) Use Case
8 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.11%) PHP
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) ActionScript
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.56%) C
6 2 (5.56%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) VCP4
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Lagan
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