Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Developer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 20 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 57 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 15.57% 9.39% 11.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.01% 9.52% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 28 50
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -27.78% +28.57%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £29,675
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,600 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 356 273 453
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 98.56% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 311 228 338
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,525 £23,350
90th Percentile £59,250 £57,500 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Chester

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Chester.

Salary trend for .NET Developer in Chester

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Chester over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in Chester

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (96.49%) C#
3 47 (82.46%) ASP.NET
4 41 (71.93%) SQL Server
5 40 (70.18%) HTML
5 40 (70.18%) MVC
6 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (57.89%) CSS
8 32 (56.14%) JavaScript
9 29 (50.88%) SQL
9 29 (50.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (45.61%) T-SQL
11 24 (42.11%) jQuery
12 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
13 17 (29.82%) WCF
14 16 (28.07%) Web Services
14 16 (28.07%) TDD
15 15 (26.32%) SOAP
16 14 (24.56%) HTML5
16 14 (24.56%) BDD
16 14 (24.56%) RESTful
16 14 (24.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
18 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
19 11 (19.30%) Ajax
19 11 (19.30%) CMS
19 11 (19.30%) Entity Framework
19 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 10 (17.54%) CSS3

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (19.30%) CMS
2 9 (15.79%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (71.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (12.28%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.53%) Grunt
3 6 (10.53%) gulp
General
1 7 (12.28%) Games
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (82.46%) ASP.NET
3 40 (70.18%) HTML
4 33 (57.89%) CSS
5 29 (50.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (42.11%) jQuery
7 17 (29.82%) WCF
8 16 (28.07%) Web Services
9 15 (26.32%) SOAP
10 14 (24.56%) HTML5
10 14 (24.56%) RESTful
10 14 (24.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
12 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
12 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (19.30%) Ajax
13 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (19.30%) Entity Framework
14 10 (17.54%) CSS3
15 9 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) W3C
2 3 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) MVC
2 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) TDD
4 14 (24.56%) BDD
5 8 (14.04%) Web Application Development
6 7 (12.28%) Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (12.28%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (12.28%) Secure Coding
6 7 (12.28%) Web Development
7 5 (8.77%) Open Source
8 4 (7.02%) OOP
9 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.51%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Project Management
9 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.75%) Kanban
10 1 (1.75%) SDLC
10 1 (1.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) C#
2 32 (56.14%) JavaScript
3 29 (50.88%) SQL
4 26 (45.61%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.28%) C
5 7 (12.28%) C++
5 7 (12.28%) Java
5 7 (12.28%) Ruby
6 6 (10.53%) XPath
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Google
3 4 (7.02%) Twitter