Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 33 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 +18 -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 22 3 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 11.52% 1.60% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.37% 3.90% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 3
Median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £28,950 £31,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £44,875 £48,900
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

.NET Core is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 108 77 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 56.54% 41.18% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 96 74 159
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £58,125 £54,625 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing .NET Core as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in Chester

.NET Core
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in Chester.

Salary trend for .NET Core in Chester

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in Chester

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in Chester over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, IT jobs citing .NET Core 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 .NET Core.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) Azure
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
8 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
9 7 (31.82%) MVC
9 7 (31.82%) SOAP
9 7 (31.82%) DevOps
10 6 (27.27%) Microservices
10 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (27.27%) Web Services
10 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
10 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
10 6 (27.27%) TDD
10 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 6 (27.27%) Scrum
10 6 (27.27%) AWS
10 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (18.18%) RESTful
11 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (18.18%) JIRA
11 4 (18.18%) Retail
11 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (18.18%) React

.NET Core
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 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Azure
2 6 (27.27%) AWS
3 3 (13.64%) Logic Apps
3 3 (13.64%) Serverless
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Functions
4 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) SOAP
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (18.18%) React
6 4 (18.18%) RESTful
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.64%) ADO
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (13.64%) CSS
7 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
7 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 3 (13.64%) REST
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
8 2 (9.09%) Node.js
8 2 (9.09%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) CMDB
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 7 (31.82%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Microservices
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) Biometrics
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (13.64%) Human Resource Management
6 3 (13.64%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) OOP
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) System Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) MCPD
2 2 (9.09%) MCSD
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) GDPR
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
2 2 (9.09%) Xamarin