Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 27 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 37 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 11.42% 6.97% 7.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.75% 7.19% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 24
Chester median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,600 £28,200 £29,325
90th Percentile £55,000 £41,325 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%

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 315 278 329
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 96.86% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 292 248 297
Chester median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -16.67%
10th Percentile £26,775 £26,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,875 £53,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%

.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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in Chester

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
3 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
4 28 (75.68%) MVC
5 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
6 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (51.35%) Git (software)
7 19 (51.35%) .NET Framework
8 17 (45.95%) HTML
8 17 (45.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
9 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (43.24%) TDD
10 14 (37.84%) SQL
10 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 13 (35.14%) Entity Framework
11 13 (35.14%) CSS
12 11 (29.73%) Node.js
12 11 (29.73%) BDD
12 11 (29.73%) RESTful
13 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (27.03%) WCF
13 10 (27.03%) OOP
13 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
14 9 (24.32%) Games
14 9 (24.32%) Ruby
14 9 (24.32%) NoSQL
14 9 (24.32%) KnockoutJS

.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 8 (21.62%) Umbraco
2 7 (18.92%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) NoSQL
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA Agile
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.70%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 9 (24.32%) Games
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (51.35%) .NET Framework
5 17 (45.95%) HTML
5 17 (45.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
6 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 13 (35.14%) CSS
8 13 (35.14%) Entity Framework
9 11 (29.73%) Node.js
9 11 (29.73%) RESTful
10 10 (27.03%) WCF
11 9 (24.32%) Code First Entity Framework
11 9 (24.32%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (21.62%) jQuery
13 5 (13.51%) Web Services
13 5 (13.51%) WPF
14 4 (10.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
1 3 (8.11%) W3C
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (75.68%) MVC
3 16 (43.24%) TDD
4 11 (29.73%) BDD
5 10 (27.03%) OOP
6 9 (24.32%) Web Application Development
7 7 (18.92%) Web Development
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (16.22%) Kanban
8 6 (16.22%) Scrum
9 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
11 3 (8.11%) OO
11 3 (8.11%) SEO
12 2 (5.41%) Acceptance Criteria
12 2 (5.41%) Collaborative Working
12 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (5.41%) Secure Coding
13 1 (2.70%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) Ruby
5 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.11%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Delphi
7 1 (2.70%) ES6
7 1 (2.70%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.70%) Twitter
3 1 (2.70%) Xamarin