Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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

C# Developer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 13 32
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 29 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 7.16% 13.41% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.38% 13.65% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 19
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £38,000 £26,250 £26,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £44,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -6.25%

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 393 271 326
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.19% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 351 209 292
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,750 £25,750 £24,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,750 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% +1.32% -5.00%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Chester

C# Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for C# Developer in Chester

C# Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Chester over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in Chester

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, C# 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 C# Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
3 20 (68.97%) SQL
4 19 (65.52%) T-SQL
5 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (51.72%) SOAP
6 15 (51.72%) Web Services
7 14 (48.28%) TDD
8 13 (44.83%) RESTful
8 13 (44.83%) BDD
8 13 (44.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (44.83%) Secure Coding
8 13 (44.83%) Acceptance Criteria
8 13 (44.83%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (41.38%) HTML
9 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
9 12 (41.38%) CSS
10 9 (31.03%) jQuery
11 7 (24.14%) MVC
11 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
12 5 (17.24%) XML
12 5 (17.24%) XSLT
12 5 (17.24%) CMS
12 5 (17.24%) Web Development
12 5 (17.24%) XPath
12 5 (17.24%) Open Source
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.24%) HTML5

C# 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 5 (17.24%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Grunt
1 5 (17.24%) gulp
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) SOAP
2 15 (51.72%) Web Services
3 13 (44.83%) RESTful
4 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 12 (41.38%) CSS
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 9 (31.03%) jQuery
6 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.24%) CSS3
6 5 (17.24%) HTML5
6 5 (17.24%) Sass
6 5 (17.24%) XML
6 5 (17.24%) XSLT
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
8 3 (10.34%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.90%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) TDD
3 13 (44.83%) Acceptance Criteria
3 13 (44.83%) BDD
3 13 (44.83%) Collaborative Working
3 13 (44.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (44.83%) Secure Coding
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Open Source
5 5 (17.24%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) OOP
7 2 (6.90%) Kanban
7 2 (6.90%) Microservices
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) B2B
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Progressive Web App
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 19 (65.52%) T-SQL
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft