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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 63 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 62 132 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.59% 6.91% 4.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.12% 15.68% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 58 109 61
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
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
680 842 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.42% 44.06% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 577 723 671
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 19 £25,000 -5.21% 4
Runcorn - 9 £40,000 -
Crewe -11 8 £45,000 +59.29% 4
Knutsford +3 7 £45,500 +21.33% 1
Macclesfield +7 6 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Wilmslow +1 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Chester -17 1 £40,000 +14.28% 3
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 144 (90.00%) C#
3 118 (73.75%) ASP.NET
4 115 (71.88%) MVC
5 104 (65.00%) SQL Server
6 96 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (53.75%) WCF
8 77 (48.13%) Microsoft
9 74 (46.25%) Entity Framework
10 71 (44.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 71 (44.38%) HTML
11 67 (41.88%) Web Services
12 65 (40.63%) Windows
12 65 (40.63%) JavaScript
13 61 (38.13%) CSS
14 58 (36.25%) TDD
15 51 (31.88%) Dependency Injection
16 49 (30.63%) jQuery
17 48 (30.00%) SQL
18 47 (29.38%) XML
18 47 (29.38%) MS Excel
19 46 (28.75%) Visual Studio
20 45 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
20 45 (28.13%) WPF
21 44 (27.50%) Finance
22 43 (26.88%) WinForms
23 42 (26.25%) Web Application Development
24 41 (25.63%) MVVM
25 36 (22.50%) Scrum
26 35 (21.88%) VB.NET

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (6.25%) Node.js
2 6 (3.75%) IIS
2 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.13%) Apache
4 4 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.25%) CMS
5 2 (1.25%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 47 (29.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.88%) MS Visio
2 11 (6.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (6.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.25%) SaaS
2 6 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.25%) GitHub
4 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.75%) Internet
2 8 (5.00%) Wireless
3 4 (2.50%) GPRS
3 4 (2.50%) UMTS
3 4 (2.50%) Intranet
4 1 (0.63%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (11.88%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (7.50%) MySQL
6 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (28.75%) Visual Studio
2 26 (16.25%) MSTest
3 24 (15.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (15.00%) Moq
3 24 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (15.00%) NUnit
4 13 (8.13%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.25%) JIRA
6 6 (3.75%) Subversion
7 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.25%) Calabash
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.25%) FxCop
8 2 (1.25%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.25%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.25%) Gradle
8 2 (1.25%) Maven
8 2 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 44 (27.50%) Finance
2 12 (7.50%) Retail
3 9 (5.63%) Marketing
4 8 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.25%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 138 (86.25%) Developer
2 93 (58.13%) .NET Developer
3 45 (28.13%) C# Developer
4 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 29 (18.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (16.88%) Junior Developer
5 27 (16.88%) Junior
6 26 (16.25%) Graduate
6 26 (16.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 26 (16.25%) Junior .NET Developer
6 26 (16.25%) Graduate Developer
7 25 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (11.88%) Software Developer
9 14 (8.75%) Senior Developer
10 13 (8.13%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (3.75%) Web Developer
13 5 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
14 4 (2.50%) Software Manager
14 4 (2.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 118 (73.75%) ASP.NET
3 86 (53.75%) WCF
4 74 (46.25%) Entity Framework
5 71 (44.38%) HTML
5 71 (44.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (41.88%) Web Services
7 61 (38.13%) CSS
8 49 (30.63%) jQuery
9 47 (29.38%) XML
10 45 (28.13%) WPF
11 43 (26.88%) WinForms
12 34 (21.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (18.13%) RESTful
14 28 (17.50%) Castle Windsor
14 28 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 26 (16.25%) Ajax
16 24 (15.00%) Ninject
16 24 (15.00%) Spring.NET
16 24 (15.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 26 (16.25%) Inversion of Control
3 22 (13.75%) N-Tier
4 20 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 10 (6.25%) User Experience
6 9 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.88%) Tandem
8 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.25%) PMI
8 2 (1.25%) Life Science
9 1 (0.63%) New Media
9 1 (0.63%) W3C
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 65 (40.63%) Windows
2 20 (12.50%) Android
2 20 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 14 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (8.75%) Windows Phone
3 14 (8.75%) Windows Phone 7
4 6 (3.75%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.50%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (71.88%) MVC
2 96 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (36.25%) TDD
4 51 (31.88%) Dependency Injection
5 45 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (26.25%) Web Application Development
7 41 (25.63%) MVVM
8 36 (22.50%) Scrum
9 33 (20.63%) SDLC
10 28 (17.50%) Kanban
11 26 (16.25%) Unit Testing
12 25 (15.63%) OO
12 25 (15.63%) SOA
13 20 (12.50%) OOP
14 17 (10.63%) Software Engineering
15 16 (10.00%) Software Testing
15 16 (10.00%) Mentoring
16 14 (8.75%) Automated Testing
17 13 (8.13%) Web Development
18 11 (6.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 144 (90.00%) C#
2 65 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 48 (30.00%) SQL
4 35 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 30 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 24 (15.00%) VB
7 9 (5.63%) Ruby
7 9 (5.63%) PHP
8 8 (5.00%) Java
9 4 (2.50%) C++
9 4 (2.50%) PHP5
10 2 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (14.38%) Degree
2 13 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.63%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 77 (48.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.75%) Apple
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.25%) Ektron
4 2 (1.25%) Adobe
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Frodsham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Company Bonus, Generous Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Neston
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Neston
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 26 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago