The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 31 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 118 88 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.89% 4.85% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.55% 10.24% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 103 71 88
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET Framework
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
636 859 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.13% 47.38% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 523 693 706
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cheshire region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 33 £32,500 -2.98% 4
Crewe +6 20 £40,000 - 1
Chester +27 13 £32,500 - 3
Knutsford -2 9 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Wilmslow +4 6 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Runcorn +5 5 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Macclesfield -9 3 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Sandbach - 3 £37,500 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 218 (100.00%) .NET
2 199 (91.28%) C#
3 143 (65.60%) ASP.NET
4 141 (64.68%) MVC
5 137 (62.84%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (53.21%) SQL Server
7 104 (47.71%) SQL
8 102 (46.79%) HTML
9 97 (44.50%) JavaScript
10 94 (43.12%) WCF
10 94 (43.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 87 (39.91%) Microsoft
12 84 (38.53%) CSS
13 73 (33.49%) Entity Framework
14 67 (30.73%) jQuery
14 67 (30.73%) Windows
15 63 (28.90%) Web Services
15 63 (28.90%) Scrum
16 62 (28.44%) VB.NET
17 57 (26.15%) TDD
18 56 (25.69%) Dependency Injection
19 49 (22.48%) Continuous Integration
20 48 (22.02%) Unit Testing
21 47 (21.56%) NoSQL
21 47 (21.56%) XML
22 46 (21.10%) MS Excel
23 44 (20.18%) SOA
24 43 (19.72%) T-SQL
25 42 (19.27%) Web Application Development
26 41 (18.81%) Finance

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (12.84%) Node.js
2 19 (8.72%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.42%) IIS
4 11 (5.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.38%) Apache
6 2 (0.92%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (21.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.29%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.46%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (5.05%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (5.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.47%) SaaS
2 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.92%) GitHub
4 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.39%) Internet
2 6 (2.75%) Wireless
3 3 (1.38%) ATM
4 1 (0.46%) GPRS
4 1 (0.46%) UMTS
4 1 (0.46%) SAN
4 1 (0.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (53.21%) SQL Server
2 47 (21.56%) NoSQL
3 31 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (12.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (11.93%) MySQL
6 22 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (5.96%) RDBMS
7 13 (5.96%) Relational Database
8 12 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (5.05%) RavenDB
9 11 (5.05%) MongoDB
9 11 (5.05%) Oracle Database
10 8 (3.67%) Big Data
11 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.83%) OLTP
12 4 (1.83%) QlikView
13 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.92%) SSDT
15 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (18.35%) Visual Studio
2 34 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (15.14%) NUnit
4 32 (14.68%) Git (software)
5 26 (11.93%) Subversion
5 26 (11.93%) MSTest
6 25 (11.47%) Rhino Mocks
6 25 (11.47%) Moq
7 12 (5.50%) JIRA
8 4 (1.83%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.92%) Gradle
9 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.92%) Calabash
9 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.92%) Ant
9 2 (0.92%) Maven
9 2 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
General
1 41 (18.81%) Finance
2 10 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.13%) Retail
3 9 (4.13%) Marketing
4 6 (2.75%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.46%) Automotive
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 203 (93.12%) Developer
2 149 (68.35%) .NET Developer
3 60 (27.52%) C# Developer
4 53 (24.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (16.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (16.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (13.76%) Junior Developer
7 30 (13.76%) Junior
8 29 (13.30%) Senior Developer
9 28 (12.84%) Graduate
9 28 (12.84%) Software Developer
9 28 (12.84%) Graduate Developer
10 27 (12.39%) Junior .NET Developer
10 27 (12.39%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 16 (7.34%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (5.05%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
14 5 (2.29%) AWS Developer
14 5 (2.29%) Analyst
14 5 (2.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (100.00%) .NET
2 143 (65.60%) ASP.NET
3 102 (46.79%) HTML
4 94 (43.12%) WCF
4 94 (43.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 84 (38.53%) CSS
6 73 (33.49%) Entity Framework
7 67 (30.73%) jQuery
8 63 (28.90%) Web Services
9 47 (21.56%) XML
10 39 (17.89%) WinForms
11 36 (16.51%) Spring.NET
12 33 (15.14%) WPF
13 28 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (12.39%) Castle Windsor
15 26 (11.93%) HTML5
16 25 (11.47%) Ninject
16 25 (11.47%) Ajax
16 25 (11.47%) Unity DI Container
17 24 (11.01%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.14%) Inversion of Control
2 30 (13.76%) Computer Science
3 21 (9.63%) Mobile App
4 17 (7.80%) N-Tier
5 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.75%) User Experience
7 4 (1.83%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.83%) Statistics
8 3 (1.38%) Tandem
8 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.92%) Life Science
9 2 (0.92%) W3C
9 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.92%) New Media
10 1 (0.46%) Replication
10 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.46%) iPhone
10 1 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 67 (30.73%) Windows
2 14 (6.42%) Android
2 14 (6.42%) Apple iOS
3 12 (5.50%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (4.13%) Linux
5 8 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.83%) UNIX
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (64.68%) MVC
2 137 (62.84%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (28.90%) Scrum
4 57 (26.15%) TDD
5 56 (25.69%) Dependency Injection
6 49 (22.48%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (22.02%) Unit Testing
8 44 (20.18%) SOA
9 42 (19.27%) Web Application Development
10 36 (16.51%) OO
11 31 (14.22%) Kanban
12 28 (12.84%) MVVM
13 21 (9.63%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.80%) Domain-Driven Design
15 16 (7.34%) Mobile Application Development
15 16 (7.34%) Automated Testing
16 15 (6.88%) OOP
16 15 (6.88%) Mentoring
17 14 (6.42%) Mobile Development
17 14 (6.42%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 199 (91.28%) C#
2 104 (47.71%) SQL
3 97 (44.50%) JavaScript
4 62 (28.44%) VB.NET
5 43 (19.72%) T-SQL
6 38 (17.43%) VB
7 19 (8.72%) PHP
8 17 (7.80%) Java
9 13 (5.96%) VB6
10 12 (5.50%) C++
11 10 (4.59%) PHP5
12 9 (4.13%) Ruby
13 7 (3.21%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.29%) C
15 4 (1.83%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.92%) R
17 1 (0.46%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (13.76%) Degree
2 16 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.59%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 87 (39.91%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.39%) Oracle
3 3 (1.38%) Adobe
4 2 (0.92%) Ektron
5 1 (0.46%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.46%) Dell
5 1 (0.46%) Apple
5 1 (0.46%) VMware
5 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
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