Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 58 54 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 33.92% 20.53% 18.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.33% 36.99% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 50 56 54
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +7.79%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £24,850
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,375 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 120 146 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 70.18% 55.51% 60.33%
Number of salaries quoted 107 137 165
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,100 £24,700
90th Percentile £58,750 £68,750 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Chester

C#
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in Chester.

Salary trend for C# in Chester

C#
Salary Histogram in Chester

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in Chester over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 50 (86.21%) .NET
2 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
4 23 (39.66%) .NET Core
5 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
5 21 (36.21%) Azure
6 20 (34.48%) MVC
7 19 (32.76%) Degree
8 18 (31.03%) SOAP
8 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 18 (31.03%) SQL
8 18 (31.03%) AngularJS
9 14 (24.14%) Scrum
9 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 14 (24.14%) Test Automation
10 13 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (22.41%) QA
10 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
10 13 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (20.69%) Java
11 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 12 (20.69%) Selenium
11 12 (20.69%) AWS
11 12 (20.69%) WebDriver
11 12 (20.69%) Microservices
12 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (18.97%) REST
13 10 (17.24%) DevOps
13 10 (17.24%) SDLC
13 10 (17.24%) Web Services

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 4 (6.90%) CMS
1 4 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.21%) Azure
2 12 (20.69%) AWS
3 8 (13.79%) GitHub
4 4 (6.90%) Logic Apps
5 3 (5.17%) Serverless
6 1 (1.72%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
2 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.69%) Selenium
2 12 (20.69%) WebDriver
3 9 (15.52%) JIRA
4 8 (13.79%) Bitbucket
4 8 (13.79%) Hudson
4 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 8 (13.79%) JUnit
4 8 (13.79%) Maven
4 8 (13.79%) NUnit
4 8 (13.79%) TestNG
5 7 (12.07%) Cucumber
5 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.90%) Postman
6 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.72%) Appium
7 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 6 (10.34%) Automotive
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (79.31%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) .NET Developer
3 15 (25.86%) C# Developer
4 13 (22.41%) Software Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Tester
6 7 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Junior
7 5 (8.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.90%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Tester
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Azure Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior Automation Tester
9 3 (5.17%) Junior Tester
10 2 (3.45%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (86.21%) .NET
2 23 (39.66%) .NET Core
3 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
4 18 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 18 (31.03%) SOAP
5 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (18.97%) REST
6 10 (17.24%) Web Services
7 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (15.52%) Entity Framework
8 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
8 6 (10.34%) CSS
8 6 (10.34%) HTML
8 6 (10.34%) React
9 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (8.62%) Node.js
10 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (6.90%) Vue.js
11 3 (5.17%) ADO
12 2 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) CMDB
3 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Android
1 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (34.48%) MVC
3 14 (24.14%) Scrum
3 14 (24.14%) Test Automation
4 13 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
5 12 (20.69%) Microservices
6 10 (17.24%) DevOps
6 10 (17.24%) SDLC
7 9 (15.52%) BDD
8 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.62%) TDD
11 4 (6.90%) Case Management
11 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (6.90%) Exploratory Testing
11 4 (6.90%) Functional Testing
11 4 (6.90%) Human Resource Management
11 4 (6.90%) OO
12 3 (5.17%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
1 18 (31.03%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Java
3 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.90%) Python
4 4 (6.90%) XAML
5 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.45%) VBScript
6 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.90%) MCPD
2 4 (6.90%) MCSD
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) GDPR
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Google
3 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.90%) Sitecore