Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 6 4
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 90 56 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 31.36% 29.47% 26.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.69% 51.38% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 55 109
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +38.46%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,600 £29,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,250 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +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 156 109 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 54.36% 57.37% 70.88%
Number of salaries quoted 148 97 263
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,200 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £58,400
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%

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 19 January 2020.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 75 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 59 (65.56%) SQL
3 59 (65.56%) .NET
4 55 (61.11%) Test Automation
5 53 (58.89%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (58.89%) SOAP
5 53 (58.89%) Scrum
5 53 (58.89%) REST
6 52 (57.78%) Jenkins
6 52 (57.78%) Java
7 50 (55.56%) Hudson
8 46 (51.11%) BDD
9 39 (43.33%) Selenium
9 39 (43.33%) HTML
10 37 (41.11%) WebDriver
11 36 (40.00%) Microservices
12 34 (37.78%) Maven
12 34 (37.78%) JUnit
12 34 (37.78%) Shell Script
13 31 (34.44%) QA
14 27 (30.00%) XML
15 26 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (28.89%) SpecFlow
16 25 (27.78%) GitHub
16 25 (27.78%) Bitbucket
16 25 (27.78%) TestNG
16 25 (27.78%) NUnit
16 25 (27.78%) Docker
17 24 (26.67%) Cucumber

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:

Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.78%) GitHub
2 22 (24.44%) Azure
3 16 (17.78%) AWS
4 5 (5.56%) Kong
5 2 (2.22%) Serverless
6 1 (1.11%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.22%) QlikView
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (57.78%) Jenkins
2 50 (55.56%) Hudson
3 39 (43.33%) Selenium
4 37 (41.11%) WebDriver
5 34 (37.78%) JUnit
5 34 (37.78%) Maven
6 26 (28.89%) SpecFlow
6 26 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (27.78%) Bitbucket
7 25 (27.78%) NUnit
7 25 (27.78%) TestNG
8 24 (26.67%) Cucumber
9 19 (21.11%) JIRA
10 16 (17.78%) Visual Studio Team System
11 15 (16.67%) Appium
12 10 (11.11%) SoapUI
13 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
14 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
14 2 (2.22%) IntelliJ
15 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.78%) Marketing
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) QA Engineer
2 26 (28.89%) Developer
3 24 (26.67%) Automation Engineer
4 16 (17.78%) .NET Developer
5 14 (15.56%) Software QA Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Senior QA Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.67%) .NET Development Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Agile Development Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Development Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Digital Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Junior
9 4 (4.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (65.56%) .NET
2 53 (58.89%) REST
2 53 (58.89%) SOAP
3 39 (43.33%) HTML
4 27 (30.00%) XML
5 19 (21.11%) Web Services
6 16 (17.78%) .NET Core
6 16 (17.78%) Gherkin
7 14 (15.56%) CSS
7 14 (15.56%) RESTful
8 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (7.78%) jQuery
9 7 (7.78%) Node.js
9 7 (7.78%) React
10 5 (5.56%) Redux
11 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
12 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
13 2 (2.22%) Dropwizard
13 2 (2.22%) Spring
13 2 (2.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) PMI
2 8 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.11%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.33%) VMS
2 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (61.11%) Test Automation
3 53 (58.89%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (58.89%) Scrum
4 46 (51.11%) BDD
5 36 (40.00%) Microservices
6 23 (25.56%) DevOps
7 22 (24.44%) TDD
8 17 (18.89%) Defect Management
9 14 (15.56%) Acceptance Criteria
9 14 (15.56%) Mentoring
10 12 (13.33%) API Integration
10 12 (13.33%) Process Improvement
11 11 (12.22%) Software Engineering
12 10 (11.11%) Performance Testing
12 10 (11.11%) Test Scripting
12 10 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
13 9 (10.00%) Integration Testing
13 9 (10.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 59 (65.56%) SQL
3 52 (57.78%) Java
4 34 (37.78%) Shell Script
5 16 (17.78%) VBScript
6 12 (13.33%) PHP
6 12 (13.33%) Python
7 9 (10.00%) Groovy
8 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) PMI Certification
2 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (13.33%) MCSD
4 1 (1.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.11%) HND
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.44%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (27.78%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.22%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.11%) SendGrid