Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing C# 56 112 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 29.17% 26.67% 27.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.45% 37.58% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 55 109 75
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +38.46% -23.53%
10th Percentile £27,600 £29,300 £26,100
90th Percentile £53,250 £55,000 £46,700
Cheshire median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.59% +13.33% -

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 111 298 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.81% 70.95% 65.04%
Number of salaries quoted 98 264 144
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,675 £25,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,975 £51,425
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -1.32%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 54 (96.43%) .NET
2 46 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (69.64%) SQL Server
4 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
5 34 (60.71%) SQL
6 30 (53.57%) MVC
7 28 (50.00%) Web Services
8 27 (48.21%) SOAP
8 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
9 23 (41.07%) T-SQL
9 23 (41.07%) .NET Framework
10 22 (39.29%) TDD
10 22 (39.29%) Acceptance Criteria
11 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (33.93%) WCF
13 18 (32.14%) PMI
13 18 (32.14%) PMI Certification
14 17 (30.36%) Windows
14 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (30.36%) RESTful
15 16 (28.57%) BDD
16 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio
17 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
17 14 (25.00%) Kanban
18 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
19 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
19 10 (17.86%) Scrum
20 8 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
20 8 (14.29%) Line Management
20 8 (14.29%) Coaching

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 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Serverless
4 1 (1.79%) GitHub
4 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (69.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) Power BI
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.79%) Azkaban
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.79%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.79%) Moq
5 1 (1.79%) YouTrack
General
1 6 (10.71%) Games
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (91.07%) Developer
2 32 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 21 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 18 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Lead Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.93%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (8.93%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (5.36%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Database Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (96.43%) .NET
2 28 (50.00%) Web Services
3 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
3 27 (48.21%) SOAP
4 23 (41.07%) .NET Framework
5 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (33.93%) WCF
7 17 (30.36%) RESTful
8 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (8.93%) CSS
10 5 (8.93%) Entity Framework
10 5 (8.93%) HTML
10 5 (8.93%) React
11 4 (7.14%) .NET Core
11 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) PMI
2 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.36%) EPoS
4 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (53.57%) MVC
3 22 (39.29%) Acceptance Criteria
3 22 (39.29%) TDD
4 16 (28.57%) BDD
5 14 (25.00%) Kanban
6 10 (17.86%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) Coaching
7 8 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (14.29%) Line Management
8 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.14%) OOP
9 4 (7.14%) Web Application Development
9 4 (7.14%) Web Development
10 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.36%) CRM
10 3 (5.36%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (5.36%) Microservices
10 3 (5.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) SQL
2 23 (41.07%) T-SQL
3 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
4 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.79%) F#
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) R
5 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) GDPR
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian