Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 49 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 17.25% 15.54% 12.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.51% 28.22% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 39
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +8.45% -11.25%
10th Percentile £24,850 £28,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £49,375 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 138 163 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 48.59% 55.07% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127 150 152
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.84% -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,700 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £53,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Chester

.NET
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for .NET in Chester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Chester over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET.

1 42 (85.71%) C#
2 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
3 30 (61.22%) MVC
3 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
5 25 (51.02%) SQL
6 21 (42.86%) HTML
7 19 (38.78%) CSS
8 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
10 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
10 13 (26.53%) jQuery
10 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
11 12 (24.49%) OOP
11 12 (24.49%) TDD
12 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.45%) Node.js
13 10 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
13 10 (20.41%) Web Development
13 10 (20.41%) Java
13 10 (20.41%) Scrum
14 8 (16.33%) XML
14 8 (16.33%) Kanban
14 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
15 7 (14.29%) REST
15 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.NET
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 6 (12.24%) Umbraco
2 4 (8.16%) CMS
3 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) npm
4 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (4.08%) Android Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.08%) Xcode
5 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.04%) JMeter
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Games
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Automotive
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) .NET Developer
3 17 (34.69%) C# Developer
4 15 (30.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (26.53%) Software Developer
6 12 (24.49%) Senior Developer
7 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (20.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (20.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (16.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (16.33%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (16.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (16.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (16.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 8 (16.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (16.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 7 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 7 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
2 21 (42.86%) HTML
3 19 (38.78%) CSS
4 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
6 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
6 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (26.53%) jQuery
7 11 (22.45%) Node.js
8 10 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (16.33%) XML
10 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 7 (14.29%) REST
10 7 (14.29%) WPF
11 6 (12.24%) Web Services
12 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
12 5 (10.20%) HTML5
13 4 (8.16%) XSLT
14 3 (6.12%) JSON
14 3 (6.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (61.22%) MVC
2 12 (24.49%) OOP
2 12 (24.49%) TDD
3 10 (20.41%) Scrum
3 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
3 10 (20.41%) Web Development
4 8 (16.33%) Kanban
4 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) OO
6 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.12%) Master Data Management
7 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.08%) BDD
8 2 (4.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) C#
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 25 (51.02%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) Java
4 7 (14.29%) PHP
5 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) C
7 2 (4.08%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) ES6
7 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.04%) Delphi
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
8 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.08%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) Twitter
3 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle