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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing C# 18 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 13.04% 19.50% 12.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.00% 24.03% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 15
Median salary £37,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.29% +8.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £33,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 100 129 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 72.46% 81.13% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 92 115 67
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing C# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for C#.

1 52 (88.14%) .NET
2 40 (67.80%) ASP.NET
3 32 (54.24%) SQL
4 30 (50.85%) MVC
5 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
6 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
7 22 (37.29%) HTML
8 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
10 14 (23.73%) XML
11 13 (22.03%) CSS
11 13 (22.03%) Windows
11 13 (22.03%) Scrum
12 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
12 10 (16.95%) QA
12 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
12 10 (16.95%) VB
12 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
13 9 (15.25%) XSL
13 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
13 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
13 9 (15.25%) WCF
13 9 (15.25%) Web Development
13 9 (15.25%) HTML5
13 9 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (15.25%) Umbraco
14 8 (13.56%) Mobile Development
14 8 (13.56%) HL7
14 8 (13.56%) jQuery

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 9 (15.25%) Umbraco
2 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) FTP
2 1 (1.69%) DHCP
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) VLAN
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) NUnit
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) Moq
4 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Electronics
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Developer
2 27 (45.76%) .NET Developer
2 27 (45.76%) C# Developer
3 24 (40.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (32.20%) Software Developer
5 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (27.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (23.73%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (20.34%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Umbraco Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Analyst
9 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Junior
10 5 (8.47%) Junior Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
10 5 (8.47%) SQL Developer
11 4 (6.78%) Integration Analyst
12 3 (5.08%) Electronics Engineer
13 2 (3.39%) Senior Test Engineer
13 2 (3.39%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (88.14%) .NET
2 40 (67.80%) ASP.NET
3 22 (37.29%) HTML
4 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (23.73%) XML
6 13 (22.03%) CSS
7 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
8 9 (15.25%) HTML5
8 9 (15.25%) WCF
8 9 (15.25%) XSL
9 8 (13.56%) jQuery
10 6 (10.17%) JSON
11 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (8.47%) SOAP
12 4 (6.78%) RESTful
12 4 (6.78%) Web Services
13 3 (5.08%) SAML
13 3 (5.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
1 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.39%) Fintech
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Replication
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) MVC
2 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Scrum
4 9 (15.25%) Web Development
5 8 (13.56%) Mobile Development
6 7 (11.86%) TDD
7 5 (8.47%) OO
8 4 (6.78%) B2B
8 4 (6.78%) ETL
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.08%) EAI
9 3 (5.08%) SOA
10 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.39%) MVVM
10 2 (3.39%) SDLC
10 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.39%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
11 1 (1.69%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) SQL
2 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.95%) VB
3 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
4 8 (13.56%) VB6
4 8 (13.56%) VBScript
5 7 (11.86%) PHP
6 3 (5.08%) C
6 3 (5.08%) Java
6 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.39%) VBA
8 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
2 8 (13.56%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) EMC
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