Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 112 74 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 26.73% 27.92% 19.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.71% 42.77% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 109 75 73
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,300 £26,100 £29,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £46,700 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 297 173 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 70.88% 65.28% 68.41%
Number of salaries quoted 263 144 238
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,400 £51,425 £60,225
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% -

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 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 93 (83.04%) .NET
2 77 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (61.61%) SQL Server
3 69 (61.61%) MVC
4 66 (58.93%) ASP.NET
5 55 (49.11%) JavaScript
5 55 (49.11%) SQL
6 50 (44.64%) HTML
7 40 (35.71%) CSS
8 36 (32.14%) T-SQL
8 36 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (31.25%) AngularJS
10 31 (27.68%) Microsoft
11 29 (25.89%) TDD
12 27 (24.11%) RESTful
12 27 (24.11%) Web Services
13 25 (22.32%) BDD
13 25 (22.32%) .NET Framework
14 24 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (20.54%) Entity Framework
15 23 (20.54%) Java
16 21 (18.75%) SOAP
16 21 (18.75%) WCF
17 20 (17.86%) jQuery
17 20 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
18 17 (15.18%) Web Development
19 16 (14.29%) Games
19 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
19 16 (14.29%) React
19 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

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 15 (13.39%) CMS
1 15 (13.39%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
3 1 (0.89%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) DHCP
2 2 (1.79%) DNS
2 2 (1.79%) LAN
2 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.79%) VLAN
2 2 (1.79%) VPN
2 2 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (61.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (11.61%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.79%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (13.39%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.61%) JUnit
3 8 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.46%) Grunt
4 5 (4.46%) gulp
5 4 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.57%) JIRA
6 3 (2.68%) Selenium
6 3 (2.68%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.89%) Protractor
7 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (14.29%) Games
2 7 (6.25%) Retail
3 6 (5.36%) Marketing
4 4 (3.57%) Finance
5 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 98 (87.50%) Developer
2 64 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 30 (26.79%) C# Developer
4 27 (24.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 17 (15.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.71%) Web Developer
8 10 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.36%) C++ Team Leader
10 6 (5.36%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (5.36%) Junior
10 6 (5.36%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Software Development Team Leader
10 6 (5.36%) Software Team Leader
10 6 (5.36%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.46%) Junior .NET Developer
12 4 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (83.04%) .NET
2 66 (58.93%) ASP.NET
3 50 (44.64%) HTML
4 40 (35.71%) CSS
5 36 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 27 (24.11%) RESTful
7 27 (24.11%) Web Services
8 25 (22.32%) .NET Framework
9 24 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (20.54%) Entity Framework
11 21 (18.75%) SOAP
11 21 (18.75%) WCF
12 20 (17.86%) jQuery
13 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (14.29%) React
14 15 (13.39%) HTML5
15 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 14 (12.50%) Spring
16 13 (11.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (6.25%) W3C
3 5 (4.46%) User Experience
4 2 (1.79%) Fintech
4 2 (1.79%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.79%) iPhone
5 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.89%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.25%) Windows
2 4 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.79%) Android
3 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (61.61%) MVC
3 29 (25.89%) TDD
4 25 (22.32%) BDD
5 17 (15.18%) Web Development
6 14 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 13 (11.61%) Acceptance Criteria
7 13 (11.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (11.61%) Secure Coding
7 13 (11.61%) Web Application Development
8 10 (8.93%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.25%) OOP
9 7 (6.25%) Open Source
10 6 (5.36%) Global Marketing
10 6 (5.36%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.36%) People Management
10 6 (5.36%) Project Management
11 4 (3.57%) DevOps
11 4 (3.57%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (49.11%) JavaScript
1 55 (49.11%) SQL
2 36 (32.14%) T-SQL
3 23 (20.54%) Java
4 13 (11.61%) Ruby
5 10 (8.93%) C++
6 7 (6.25%) XPath
7 6 (5.36%) VB
8 5 (4.46%) C
8 5 (4.46%) PHP
9 3 (2.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (27.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.39%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.46%) Google
4 4 (3.57%) Twitter
5 2 (1.79%) VMware