Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 7 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 92 56 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 23.12% 18.48% 19.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.82% 26.42% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 91 58 58
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £67,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

C# is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 272 212 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 68.34% 69.97% 76.35%
Number of salaries quoted 245 188 205
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,925 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,325 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Chester

C#
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for C# in Chester

C#
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Chester over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 72 (78.26%) .NET
2 71 (77.17%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (67.39%) SQL Server
3 62 (67.39%) MVC
4 54 (58.70%) ASP.NET
5 53 (57.61%) JavaScript
6 49 (53.26%) SQL
7 48 (52.17%) AngularJS
8 35 (38.04%) TDD
9 34 (36.96%) HTML
10 30 (32.61%) T-SQL
10 30 (32.61%) RESTful
10 30 (32.61%) BDD
11 27 (29.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
13 25 (27.17%) Entity Framework
14 23 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 23 (25.00%) Java
14 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (23.91%) CSS
16 21 (22.83%) Node.js
17 20 (21.74%) WCF
17 20 (21.74%) Games
17 20 (21.74%) React
17 20 (21.74%) KnockoutJS
18 19 (20.65%) Web Application Development
18 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2016
18 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 19 (20.65%) Code First Entity Framework

C#
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 16 (17.39%) CMS
2 15 (16.30%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) npm
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) DHCP
1 2 (2.17%) DNS
1 2 (2.17%) Internet
1 2 (2.17%) LAN
1 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.17%) VLAN
1 2 (2.17%) VPN
1 2 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (67.39%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.65%) NoSQL
2 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.48%) JUnit
3 4 (4.35%) Grunt
3 4 (4.35%) gulp
4 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.17%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.17%) Selenium
5 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.17%) Xcode
6 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.09%) Protractor
General
1 20 (21.74%) Games
2 4 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (88.04%) Developer
2 54 (58.70%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 18 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Junior
8 4 (4.35%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (78.26%) .NET
2 54 (58.70%) ASP.NET
3 48 (52.17%) AngularJS
4 34 (36.96%) HTML
5 30 (32.61%) RESTful
6 27 (29.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
7 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (27.17%) Entity Framework
9 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (23.91%) CSS
11 21 (22.83%) Node.js
12 20 (21.74%) KnockoutJS
12 20 (21.74%) React
12 20 (21.74%) WCF
13 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 19 (20.65%) Code First Entity Framework
14 18 (19.57%) Spring
15 16 (17.39%) Web Services
16 11 (11.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.78%) W3C
3 5 (5.43%) User Experience
4 2 (2.17%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) Android
1 2 (2.17%) Windows
1 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (77.17%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (67.39%) MVC
3 35 (38.04%) TDD
4 30 (32.61%) BDD
5 19 (20.65%) Web Application Development
6 13 (14.13%) Web Development
7 11 (11.96%) Acceptance Criteria
7 11 (11.96%) Collaborative Working
7 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.96%) Secure Coding
8 7 (7.61%) OOP
9 6 (6.52%) Open Source
9 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.26%) Kanban
11 3 (3.26%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.26%) Scrum
11 3 (3.26%) SEO
11 3 (3.26%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (57.61%) JavaScript
2 49 (53.26%) SQL
3 30 (32.61%) T-SQL
4 23 (25.00%) Java
5 19 (20.65%) Ruby
6 5 (5.43%) PHP
7 4 (4.35%) C++
7 4 (4.35%) XPath
8 2 (2.17%) C
8 2 (2.17%) ES6
8 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.17%) Python
8 2 (2.17%) VB
9 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) MCSE
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (20.65%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.43%) Google
4 4 (4.35%) Twitter
5 2 (2.17%) VMware
5 2 (2.17%) Xamarin