Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +9
Permanent jobs citing C# 61 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 19.93% 15.88% 16.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.97% 22.07% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 58 47 50
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £27,448 £28,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -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 185 213 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 60.46% 71.96% 72.57%
Number of salaries quoted 171 201 226
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.58% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 49 (80.33%) .NET
2 40 (65.57%) SQL Server
2 40 (65.57%) MVC
3 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
4 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
5 29 (47.54%) SQL
6 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
7 25 (40.98%) HTML
8 22 (36.07%) CSS
8 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
10 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
10 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (26.23%) jQuery
11 16 (26.23%) TDD
11 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
12 15 (24.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (19.67%) OOP
14 12 (19.67%) Entity Framework
14 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 11 (18.03%) Web Development
16 10 (16.39%) Games
16 10 (16.39%) Scrum
16 10 (16.39%) Node.js
16 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
16 10 (16.39%) Umbraco
17 9 (14.75%) T-SQL
18 8 (13.11%) Java

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 10 (16.39%) Umbraco
2 6 (9.84%) CMS
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) npm
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (65.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA Agile
3 4 (6.56%) JUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Android Studio
4 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.28%) Xcode
5 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.64%) JMeter
5 1 (1.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.39%) Games
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Automotive
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) .NET Developer
3 17 (27.87%) C# Developer
4 15 (24.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Software Developer
5 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
6 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (13.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (13.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (13.11%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (11.48%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (11.48%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (9.84%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 6 (9.84%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 6 (9.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (80.33%) .NET
2 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
3 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
4 25 (40.98%) HTML
5 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (36.07%) CSS
6 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
7 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (26.23%) jQuery
9 15 (24.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (19.67%) Entity Framework
11 10 (16.39%) Node.js
12 8 (13.11%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (13.11%) RESTful
12 8 (13.11%) WCF
13 7 (11.48%) Code First Entity Framework
13 7 (11.48%) REST
13 7 (11.48%) WPF
13 7 (11.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Fintech
4 2 (3.28%) NHS
4 2 (3.28%) W3C
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (65.57%) MVC
2 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) TDD
4 12 (19.67%) OOP
5 11 (18.03%) Web Development
6 10 (16.39%) Scrum
6 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Kanban
7 8 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (11.48%) BDD
8 7 (11.48%) Web Application Development
9 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.20%) OO
11 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.92%) Data Security
12 3 (4.92%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (4.92%) ETL Development
12 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
2 29 (47.54%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.11%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) PHP
5 7 (11.48%) Ruby
6 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.28%) Apex Code
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) ES6
7 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) Delphi
8 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) VBA
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) MCSE
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Google
2 6 (9.84%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.20%) Twitter
4 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle