Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 20 54 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 18.87% 17.03% 22.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.61% 33.96% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 54 64
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £38,750 £22,900 £28,750
90th Percentile £53,875 £53,750 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +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 33 159 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 31.13% 50.16% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 30 154 113
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £38,625 £26,750 £24,400
90th Percentile £59,000 £66,250 £59,750
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Chester

.NET
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in Chester.

Salary trend for .NET in Chester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Chester

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in Chester over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) Azure
2 13 (65.00%) .NET Core
3 12 (60.00%) SDLC
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (35.00%) Google
7 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (35.00%) JIRA
7 7 (35.00%) QA
7 7 (35.00%) AWS
8 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (25.00%) DevOps
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) CSS
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 4 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
11 3 (15.00%) React
11 3 (15.00%) User Experience
11 3 (15.00%) Vue.js
11 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
11 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (15.00%) Node.js

.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 3 (15.00%) CMS
1 3 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Azure
2 7 (35.00%) AWS
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.00%) Hudson
5 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.00%) NUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) TestNG
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (30.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (25.00%) Azure Developer
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (15.00%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (15.00%) DevOps Developer
8 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (10.00%) React Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Senior React Developer
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET Core
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (15.00%) Node.js
7 3 (15.00%) React
7 3 (15.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP
7 3 (15.00%) Vue.js
8 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
8 2 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.00%) CSS3
9 1 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) SDLC
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (10.00%) API Testing
8 2 (10.00%) B2C
8 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.00%) Human Resource Management
9 1 (5.00%) Migration
9 1 (5.00%) OOP
9 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (5.00%) Scrum
9 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCPD
1 3 (15.00%) MCSD
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Google
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Sitecore