Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +9
Permanent jobs citing C# 61 93 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 22.76% 26.65% 25.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.87% 38.75% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57 91 74
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +8.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,277 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,000 £55,000 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +9.59% -8.75%

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 153 240 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.09% 68.77% 69.79%
Number of salaries quoted 136 219 183
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (63.93%) SQL Server
4 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
5 34 (55.74%) MVC
6 33 (54.10%) SQL
7 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
8 21 (34.43%) SOAP
8 21 (34.43%) Web Services
8 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
8 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (31.15%) TDD
10 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
11 17 (27.87%) T-SQL
12 16 (26.23%) Acceptance Criteria
12 16 (26.23%) Kanban
13 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
14 14 (22.95%) Scrum
15 13 (21.31%) WCF
15 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
15 13 (21.31%) Windows
16 12 (19.67%) HTML
16 12 (19.67%) PMI
16 12 (19.67%) PMI Certification
16 12 (19.67%) RESTful
16 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (18.03%) CSS
18 10 (16.39%) BDD
18 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API
19 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server

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 5 (8.20%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) Office 365
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.64%) GitHub
4 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (63.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.92%) JIRA
4 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.64%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.64%) JMeter
5 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.64%) Moq
5 1 (1.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) YouTrack
General
1 7 (11.48%) Games
2 4 (6.56%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (91.80%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) .NET Developer
3 18 (29.51%) C# Developer
4 17 (27.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.39%) Lead Developer
7 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (13.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (13.11%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Web Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
3 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (34.43%) SOAP
3 21 (34.43%) Web Services
4 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
5 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
6 13 (21.31%) WCF
7 12 (19.67%) HTML
7 12 (19.67%) RESTful
8 11 (18.03%) CSS
9 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (8.20%) jQuery
11 5 (8.20%) React
12 4 (6.56%) Entity Framework
12 4 (6.56%) XML
13 3 (4.92%) .NET Core
13 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) PMI
2 3 (4.92%) EPoS
2 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Fintech
3 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.28%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (55.74%) MVC
3 19 (31.15%) TDD
4 16 (26.23%) Acceptance Criteria
4 16 (26.23%) Kanban
5 14 (22.95%) Scrum
6 10 (16.39%) BDD
7 9 (14.75%) Web Development
8 8 (13.11%) Coaching
8 8 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (13.11%) Line Management
8 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
9 7 (11.48%) OOP
10 5 (8.20%) CRM
10 5 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.20%) SDLC
11 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.56%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (6.56%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (27.87%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.92%) PHP
5 2 (3.28%) Apex Code
5 2 (3.28%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) Ruby
5 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.64%) Delphi
6 1 (1.64%) F#
6 1 (1.64%) VB
6 1 (1.64%) VBA
6 1 (1.64%) VBScript
6 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) MCSE
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.64%) Kibana
Vendors
1 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) Google
3 4 (6.56%) Twitter
4 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle