Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing C# 60 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 21.13% 19.05% 18.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.14% 26.29% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 54
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,534 £28,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,125 £52,500 £50,875
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%

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 166 213 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 58.45% 72.45% 66.45%
Number of salaries quoted 149 197 187
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £51,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 52 (86.67%) .NET
2 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (61.67%) SQL Server
3 37 (61.67%) MVC
4 34 (56.67%) SQL
5 33 (55.00%) ASP.NET
6 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (30.00%) TDD
10 17 (28.33%) .NET Framework
10 17 (28.33%) HTML
10 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
11 16 (26.67%) CSS
12 14 (23.33%) SOAP
12 14 (23.33%) Web Services
12 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
13 13 (21.67%) Kanban
14 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 12 (20.00%) jQuery
15 11 (18.33%) Scrum
15 11 (18.33%) Windows
15 11 (18.33%) OOP
16 10 (16.67%) WCF
16 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
17 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
17 9 (15.00%) Acceptance Criteria
18 8 (13.33%) Web Development

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 6 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.67%) GitHub
4 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (61.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.33%) JIRA
5 4 (6.67%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.67%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.67%) JMeter
7 1 (1.67%) Moq
7 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 6 (10.00%) Retail
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Games
3 3 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (93.33%) Developer
2 32 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 21 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 19 (31.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (23.33%) Senior Developer
6 13 (21.67%) Software Developer
7 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (18.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (11.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (11.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 7 (11.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (11.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 7 (11.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (11.67%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (11.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 6 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (86.67%) .NET
2 33 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (28.33%) .NET Framework
4 17 (28.33%) HTML
5 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 16 (26.67%) CSS
6 14 (23.33%) SOAP
6 14 (23.33%) Web Services
7 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (20.00%) jQuery
8 10 (16.67%) WCF
9 8 (13.33%) RESTful
10 7 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (10.00%) REST
12 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (8.33%) WPF
12 5 (8.33%) XML
13 4 (6.67%) .NET Core
13 4 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) PMI
2 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) EPoS
3 2 (3.33%) Fintech
3 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Android
2 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (61.67%) MVC
3 18 (30.00%) TDD
4 13 (21.67%) Kanban
5 11 (18.33%) OOP
5 11 (18.33%) Scrum
6 9 (15.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.33%) Web Development
8 7 (11.67%) BDD
9 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.67%) CRM
10 4 (6.67%) Microservices
10 4 (6.67%) OO
10 4 (6.67%) SDLC
11 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.00%) Data Security
11 3 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) SQL
2 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (3.33%) Apex Code
5 2 (3.33%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.67%) Delphi
6 1 (1.67%) F#
6 1 (1.67%) Ruby
6 1 (1.67%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) VBA
6 1 (1.67%) VBScript
6 1 (1.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
1 6 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) GDPR
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Google
3 5 (8.33%) Twitter
4 3 (5.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle