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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 30 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 137 64 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.03% 4.04% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.89% 8.60% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 112 57 73
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £46,000 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
811 744 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.63% 46.91% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 699 663 830
Average salary £35,309 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 September 2014.

.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 22 September 2014. 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 -15 29 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Crewe +16 24 £28,250 +2.72% 4
Macclesfield +15 23 £30,000 - 3
Chester +10 15 £35,000 +2.94% 7
Nantwich -1 13 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Wilmslow -3 6 £37,500 +63.04% 2
Knutsford - 2 £37,500 -
Sandbach +4 1 £33,500 -27.17%
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 235 (100.00%) .NET
2 205 (87.23%) C#
3 165 (70.21%) ASP.NET
4 156 (66.38%) SQL
5 154 (65.53%) SQL Server
6 125 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
7 122 (51.91%) MVC
8 101 (42.98%) JavaScript
9 97 (41.28%) WCF
10 96 (40.85%) HTML
11 83 (35.32%) CSS
11 83 (35.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 80 (34.04%) T-SQL
13 79 (33.62%) Web Services
14 74 (31.49%) Microsoft
14 74 (31.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 69 (29.36%) Windows
16 68 (28.94%) SQL Server 2008
17 67 (28.51%) TDD
18 62 (26.38%) Team Foundation Server
19 56 (23.83%) jQuery
20 55 (23.40%) WinForms
21 53 (22.55%) XML
22 52 (22.13%) LINQ
23 51 (21.70%) Visual Studio
23 51 (21.70%) VB
24 50 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
25 48 (20.43%) VB.NET
26 47 (20.00%) WPF
27 45 (19.15%) MS Excel

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 42 (17.87%) IIS
2 12 (5.11%) NServiceBus
3 6 (2.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.70%) Node.js
5 2 (0.85%) Confluence
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 2 (0.85%) CMS
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.85%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.68%) Trello
3 5 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.64%) Internet
2 15 (6.38%) Wireless
3 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (65.53%) SQL Server
2 68 (28.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (9.36%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.26%) MySQL
8 9 (3.83%) DTS
9 8 (3.40%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.13%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.13%) Big Data
11 4 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.43%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 62 (26.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (21.70%) Visual Studio
3 29 (12.34%) NUnit
4 25 (10.64%) MSTest
4 25 (10.64%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (10.64%) Moq
5 24 (10.21%) JIRA
6 18 (7.66%) Subversion
7 12 (5.11%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.85%) NDepend
8 2 (0.85%) StyleCop
8 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.85%) Maven
8 2 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 38 (16.17%) Finance
2 28 (11.91%) Retail
3 15 (6.38%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.85%) Banking
5 2 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 209 (88.94%) Developer
2 128 (54.47%) .NET Developer
3 45 (19.15%) Senior Developer
4 39 (16.60%) C# Developer
4 39 (16.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (14.47%) Junior
6 33 (14.04%) Junior Developer
7 27 (11.49%) Junior .NET Developer
8 26 (11.06%) Graduate Developer
8 26 (11.06%) Analyst
8 26 (11.06%) Graduate
9 25 (10.64%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 25 (10.64%) Software Developer
10 22 (9.36%) Web Developer
11 21 (8.94%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (8.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (7.66%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (5.11%) Test Analyst
14 11 (4.68%) Programmer
15 10 (4.26%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (100.00%) .NET
2 165 (70.21%) ASP.NET
3 97 (41.28%) WCF
4 96 (40.85%) HTML
5 83 (35.32%) CSS
5 83 (35.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 79 (33.62%) Web Services
7 74 (31.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 56 (23.83%) jQuery
9 55 (23.40%) WinForms
10 53 (22.55%) XML
11 52 (22.13%) LINQ
12 47 (20.00%) WPF
13 31 (13.19%) SOAP
13 31 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 26 (11.06%) Spring.NET
14 26 (11.06%) Castle Windsor
15 25 (10.64%) Ninject
15 25 (10.64%) Ajax
15 25 (10.64%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.49%) Computer Science
1 27 (11.49%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (7.66%) Blog
3 11 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.28%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.28%) W3C
4 3 (1.28%) New Media
5 2 (0.85%) NHS
5 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) Statistics
6 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 69 (29.36%) Windows
2 9 (3.83%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.13%) Linux
3 5 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (51.91%) MVC
3 67 (28.51%) TDD
4 50 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (17.45%) Scrum
6 37 (15.74%) OO
7 29 (12.34%) Dependency Injection
8 28 (11.91%) Software Engineering
9 25 (10.64%) BDD
9 25 (10.64%) MVVM
9 25 (10.64%) Kanban
9 25 (10.64%) Web Application Development
10 21 (8.94%) Unit Testing
11 17 (7.23%) Customer Engagement
12 15 (6.38%) Risk Management
13 13 (5.53%) OOD
13 13 (5.53%) Software Testing
14 11 (4.68%) User Stories
14 11 (4.68%) Manual Testing
14 11 (4.68%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 205 (87.23%) C#
2 156 (66.38%) SQL
3 101 (42.98%) JavaScript
4 80 (34.04%) T-SQL
5 51 (21.70%) VB
6 48 (20.43%) VB.NET
7 12 (5.11%) Java
8 8 (3.40%) XPath
8 8 (3.40%) PHP
9 7 (2.98%) C++
10 6 (2.55%) PHP5
11 4 (1.70%) VB6
12 1 (0.43%) VBA
12 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.43%) VBScript
12 1 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (5.53%) ISEB
2 10 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 8 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.55%) Degree
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.81%) SLA
2 5 (2.13%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) HL7
Vendors
1 74 (31.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.26%) JBoss
3 6 (2.55%) Oracle
4 2 (0.85%) DevExpress
4 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.85%) Telerik
4 2 (0.85%) Adobe
4 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.43%) Apple
5 1 (0.43%) Google
5 1 (0.43%) Sencha
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago