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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 48 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 124 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.45% 4.09% 3.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.52% 8.68% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 104 60 64
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £46,000 £41,000
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
854 783 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.41% 47.06% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 735 694 890
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 August 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 August 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 -9 36 £27,500 -25.17% 4
Crewe +6 15 £28,250 +18.94%
Macclesfield +18 14 £30,000 - 6
Nantwich -2 14 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Chester +6 11 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Wilmslow -4 5 £37,500 +63.04% 1
Knutsford - 2 £37,500 -
Northwich +6 1 £35,000 -
Sandbach +1 1 £33,500 -27.17%
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 216 (100.00%) .NET
2 192 (88.89%) C#
3 152 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 144 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 136 (62.96%) SQL
6 109 (50.46%) MVC
7 90 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 83 (38.43%) WCF
9 78 (36.11%) HTML
10 75 (34.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (32.87%) CSS
11 71 (32.87%) Microsoft
12 68 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 66 (30.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 65 (30.09%) Web Services
14 65 (30.09%) TDD
15 61 (28.24%) T-SQL
16 60 (27.78%) Windows
17 54 (25.00%) WinForms
18 53 (24.54%) Visual Studio
18 53 (24.54%) Team Foundation Server
18 53 (24.54%) WPF
19 50 (23.15%) VB.NET
20 48 (22.22%) XML
20 48 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
21 47 (21.76%) jQuery
22 45 (20.83%) MS Excel
23 44 (20.37%) VB
24 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
25 42 (19.44%) Scrum

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (17.13%) IIS
2 10 (4.63%) NServiceBus
3 6 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.93%) Confluence
4 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.46%) CMS
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.17%) MS Office
3 3 (1.39%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.93%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.56%) Trello
2 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.04%) Internet
2 8 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 68 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (10.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (8.80%) Relational Database
5 18 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.17%) MySQL
9 5 (2.31%) DTS
10 4 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.93%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 53 (24.54%) Visual Studio
1 53 (24.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (12.50%) NUnit
3 26 (12.04%) MSTest
3 26 (12.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 26 (12.04%) Moq
4 21 (9.72%) JIRA
5 14 (6.48%) Subversion
6 5 (2.31%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.93%) StyleCop
7 2 (0.93%) NDepend
7 2 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 28 (12.96%) Finance
2 18 (8.33%) Retail
3 9 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 196 (90.74%) Developer
2 124 (57.41%) .NET Developer
3 40 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 36 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 36 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (15.28%) Junior
5 33 (15.28%) Junior Developer
6 28 (12.96%) Software Developer
7 27 (12.50%) Graduate
7 27 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
7 27 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
8 26 (12.04%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 24 (11.11%) Analyst
10 19 (8.80%) Web Developer
10 19 (8.80%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (7.87%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.09%) Test Analyst
13 11 (5.09%) Software Engineer
13 11 (5.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (100.00%) .NET
2 152 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 83 (38.43%) WCF
4 78 (36.11%) HTML
5 75 (34.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 71 (32.87%) CSS
7 66 (30.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 65 (30.09%) Web Services
9 54 (25.00%) WinForms
10 53 (24.54%) WPF
11 48 (22.22%) XML
12 47 (21.76%) jQuery
13 39 (18.06%) LINQ
14 32 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 30 (13.89%) SOAP
16 28 (12.96%) JSON
17 27 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
17 27 (12.50%) Spring.NET
18 26 (12.04%) Ninject
18 26 (12.04%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 26 (12.04%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (9.26%) Blog
4 4 (1.85%) New Media
5 3 (1.39%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.39%) W3C
5 3 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.93%) Open Source
6 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.46%) Replication
7 1 (0.46%) Clustering
7 1 (0.46%) NHS
7 1 (0.46%) Statistics
7 1 (0.46%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (50.46%) MVC
2 65 (30.09%) TDD
3 48 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (19.44%) Scrum
6 32 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 28 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
8 26 (12.04%) Kanban
8 26 (12.04%) Web Application Development
8 26 (12.04%) BDD
8 26 (12.04%) MVVM
9 25 (11.57%) OO
10 21 (9.72%) Unit Testing
11 15 (6.94%) User Stories
12 13 (6.02%) OOD
13 11 (5.09%) System Testing
13 11 (5.09%) Software Testing
14 10 (4.63%) SOA
15 9 (4.17%) Release Management
15 9 (4.17%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (88.89%) C#
2 136 (62.96%) SQL
3 90 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 61 (28.24%) T-SQL
5 50 (23.15%) VB.NET
6 44 (20.37%) VB
7 5 (2.31%) Java
8 4 (1.85%) XPath
8 4 (1.85%) PHP5
8 4 (1.85%) PHP
8 4 (1.85%) VB6
9 1 (0.46%) VBA
9 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.46%) VBScript
9 1 (0.46%) C++
9 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (4.63%) ISEB
2 9 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 8 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) HL7
Vendors
1 71 (32.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.78%) Oracle
3 4 (1.85%) JBoss
4 3 (1.39%) Sencha
5 2 (0.93%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.93%) Adobe
5 2 (0.93%) Telerik
6 1 (0.46%) Apple
6 1 (0.46%) Google
6 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum £25,000 to £35,000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + pension, holidays, parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Wilmslow
Blue Town Online
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago