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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 42 27 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 57 122 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.76% 7.16% 4.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.31% 19.24% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 51 106 66
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.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
463 634 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.65% 37.23% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 395 508 702
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

.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 30 April 2016.

.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 30 April 2016. 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 +5 22 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Chester -2 10 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Knutsford +4 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Runcorn -1 5 £26,250 -25.00% 1
Macclesfield +8 4 £27,500 -21.42%
Frodsham - 3 £25,000 -
Wilmslow -10 2 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Daresbury -1 1 £38,500 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) .NET
2 107 (93.86%) C#
3 90 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 69 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (58.77%) MVC
6 63 (55.26%) SQL Server
7 50 (43.86%) Visual Studio
8 49 (42.98%) SQL
9 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
10 40 (35.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (27.19%) Web Application Development
12 30 (26.32%) WCF
12 30 (26.32%) HTML
13 29 (25.44%) VB.NET
13 29 (25.44%) TDD
14 28 (24.56%) Windows
15 27 (23.68%) VB
16 25 (21.93%) CSS
16 25 (21.93%) WPF
17 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 24 (21.05%) MSTest
18 23 (20.18%) Scrum
19 22 (19.30%) MVVM
20 21 (18.42%) OOP
20 21 (18.42%) WinForms
21 20 (17.54%) jQuery
21 20 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (16.67%) Entity Framework
22 19 (16.67%) Computer Science
22 19 (16.67%) OO

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (9.65%) Node.js
2 3 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) Internet
2 4 (3.51%) FTP
2 4 (3.51%) Wireless
3 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.04%) MySQL
2 16 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.77%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (43.86%) Visual Studio
2 24 (21.05%) MSTest
3 18 (15.79%) NUnit
3 18 (15.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (14.91%) Git (software)
4 17 (14.91%) Moq
5 13 (11.40%) Subversion
6 10 (8.77%) JIRA
7 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.75%) Selenium
8 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.88%) Sahi
9 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.88%) WatiN
General
1 16 (14.04%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.77%) Finance
3 6 (5.26%) Marketing
4 4 (3.51%) Automotive
5 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (89.47%) Developer
2 82 (71.93%) .NET Developer
3 44 (38.60%) C# Developer
4 40 (35.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (24.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 28 (24.56%) Junior
5 28 (24.56%) Junior .NET Developer
5 28 (24.56%) Junior Developer
6 23 (20.18%) Software Developer
7 22 (19.30%) C# Software Developer
8 19 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (15.79%) Graduate
9 18 (15.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 18 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
9 18 (15.79%) Senior Developer
10 17 (14.91%) Internet Developer
11 9 (7.89%) Developer in Test
11 9 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (7.02%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 40 (35.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (26.32%) HTML
4 30 (26.32%) WCF
5 25 (21.93%) CSS
5 25 (21.93%) WPF
6 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 21 (18.42%) WinForms
8 20 (17.54%) jQuery
9 19 (16.67%) Entity Framework
10 18 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
11 17 (14.91%) Castle Windsor
11 17 (14.91%) Ninject
11 17 (14.91%) Spring.NET
12 12 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (7.89%) HTML5
13 9 (7.89%) RESTful
13 9 (7.89%) Spring
13 9 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.51%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.75%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.75%) Contactless
6 2 (1.75%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.56%) Windows
2 6 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.51%) Android
4 2 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (58.77%) MVC
3 31 (27.19%) Web Application Development
4 29 (25.44%) TDD
5 23 (20.18%) Scrum
6 22 (19.30%) MVVM
7 21 (18.42%) OOP
8 20 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (16.67%) OO
10 18 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
10 18 (15.79%) Unit Testing
11 17 (14.91%) Kanban
12 14 (12.28%) Web Development
13 10 (8.77%) Performance Testing
13 10 (8.77%) Test Automation
14 9 (7.89%) Process Improvement
14 9 (7.89%) Validation
15 7 (6.14%) Defect Management
15 7 (6.14%) Software Testing
15 7 (6.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (93.86%) C#
2 49 (42.98%) SQL
3 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.44%) VB.NET
5 27 (23.68%) VB
6 16 (14.04%) PHP
7 13 (11.40%) T-SQL
8 10 (8.77%) PHP 5
9 6 (5.26%) VB6
10 5 (4.39%) Ruby
11 4 (3.51%) C++
12 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.88%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Degree
2 7 (6.14%) ISEB
2 7 (6.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.63%) Twitter
3 1 (0.88%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle
3 1 (0.88%) SAP
3 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
Northwich, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
NECS
Salary: £31,383 - 41,373 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago