Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

.NET Software Developer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +61
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.67% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Chester median annual salary £41,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +21.43%

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 283 332 399
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 94.65% 97.94% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 256 300 246
Chester median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in Chester

.NET Software Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for .NET Software Developer in Chester

.NET Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer in Chester over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Developer in Chester

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, .NET Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

.NET Software 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
5 1 (20.00%) ADO
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCAD
1 1 (20.00%) MCPD
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HL7
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft