The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 20 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 9 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.57% 8.18% 7.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 8.28% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 11
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 157 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 95.62% 98.74% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 116 139 116
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +12.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) ASP.NET
3 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 15 (55.56%) MVC
4 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) HTML
6 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (40.74%) Windows
7 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (37.04%) Scrum
8 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
8 10 (37.04%) XML
9 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
9 9 (33.33%) QA
9 9 (33.33%) HTML5
10 8 (29.63%) HL7
10 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (29.63%) Mobile Development
10 8 (29.63%) VB6
10 8 (29.63%) Web Development
10 8 (29.63%) VBScript
10 8 (29.63%) VB
10 8 (29.63%) XSL
11 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 6 (22.22%) jQuery
12 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API

.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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.11%) NUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Moq
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
5 10 (37.04%) XML
6 9 (33.33%) HTML5
7 8 (29.63%) XSL
8 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (14.81%) CSS
11 3 (11.11%) RESTful
11 3 (11.11%) Web Services
12 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
12 2 (7.41%) JSON
12 2 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (7.41%) WinForms
12 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Mobile Development
4 8 (29.63%) Web Development
5 4 (14.81%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) MVVM
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) API Development
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) SOLID
7 1 (3.70%) SSADM
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 8 (29.63%) VB
4 8 (29.63%) VB6
4 8 (29.63%) VBScript
5 4 (14.81%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
2 8 (29.63%) HL7
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago