The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 37 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 112 60 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.25% 3.50% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.90% 7.77% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 101 54 62
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
806 772 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.95% 45.01% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 694 669 970
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
North West

.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 July 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 28 July 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 -8 36 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Nantwich -3 14 £30,000 +9.09%
Macclesfield +11 10 £30,000 - 2
Crewe +2 7 £38,250 +61.05%
Chester +4 6 £36,250 +20.83% 5
Wilmslow -5 5 £37,500 +63.04%
Northwich +6 1 £35,000 -
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £34,000 - 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 195 (100.00%) .NET
2 179 (91.79%) C#
3 138 (70.77%) ASP.NET
4 126 (64.62%) SQL Server
5 120 (61.54%) SQL
6 99 (50.77%) MVC
7 84 (43.08%) JavaScript
8 74 (37.95%) Microsoft
9 70 (35.90%) TDD
9 70 (35.90%) WCF
10 69 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 67 (34.36%) HTML
12 66 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 63 (32.31%) CSS
14 62 (31.79%) WPF
15 61 (31.28%) WinForms
16 53 (27.18%) Visual Studio
16 53 (27.18%) Web Services
16 53 (27.18%) Windows
16 53 (27.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 49 (25.13%) VB.NET
18 48 (24.62%) T-SQL
19 47 (24.10%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (23.59%) MS Excel
21 43 (22.05%) XML
22 42 (21.54%) Scrum
22 42 (21.54%) jQuery
23 38 (19.49%) Team Foundation Server
24 36 (18.46%) Software Engineering
24 36 (18.46%) VB

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 29 (14.87%) IIS
2 7 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.08%) NServiceBus
4 3 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.03%) Confluence
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 46 (23.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.10%) MS Office
3 4 (2.05%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.54%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.54%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.15%) Trello
2 3 (1.54%) SaaS
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (64.62%) SQL Server
2 66 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (11.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (7.18%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (4.62%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.05%) MySQL
10 3 (1.54%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.03%) DTS
11 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.51%) SQLite
12 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (27.18%) Visual Studio
2 38 (19.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (13.85%) NUnit
4 26 (13.33%) MSTest
4 26 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 26 (13.33%) Moq
5 11 (5.64%) JIRA
6 9 (4.62%) Subversion
7 2 (1.03%) StyleCop
7 2 (1.03%) NDepend
7 2 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.51%) Selenium
8 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (9.23%) Finance
2 10 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.51%) Marketing
4 1 (0.51%) Local Government
4 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 176 (90.26%) Developer
2 110 (56.41%) .NET Developer
3 38 (19.49%) Senior Developer
4 35 (17.95%) C# Developer
5 32 (16.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (15.90%) Junior Developer
6 31 (15.90%) Junior
7 27 (13.85%) Graduate
7 27 (13.85%) Junior .NET Developer
7 27 (13.85%) Graduate Developer
8 26 (13.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 23 (11.79%) Software Developer
10 22 (11.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (9.74%) Analyst
12 17 (8.72%) Web Developer
12 17 (8.72%) Software Engineer
13 16 (8.21%) C# Software Engineer
13 16 (8.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (7.18%) .NET Software Engineer
15 11 (5.64%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (100.00%) .NET
2 138 (70.77%) ASP.NET
3 70 (35.90%) WCF
4 69 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 67 (34.36%) HTML
6 63 (32.31%) CSS
7 62 (31.79%) WPF
8 61 (31.28%) WinForms
9 53 (27.18%) Web Services
9 53 (27.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 43 (22.05%) XML
11 42 (21.54%) jQuery
12 29 (14.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 28 (14.36%) JSON
14 27 (13.85%) Spring.NET
14 27 (13.85%) Castle Windsor
15 26 (13.33%) Ninject
15 26 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
15 26 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
16 25 (12.82%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.87%) Computer Science
2 26 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (10.26%) Blog
4 6 (3.08%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.05%) New Media
5 4 (2.05%) SystemC
6 3 (1.54%) Informatics
6 3 (1.54%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.54%) W3C
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.03%) Open Source
8 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.51%) Statistics
8 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.18%) Windows
2 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (50.77%) MVC
2 70 (35.90%) TDD
3 47 (24.10%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (21.54%) Scrum
5 36 (18.46%) Software Engineering
6 35 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (13.85%) Unit Testing
7 27 (13.85%) Dependency Injection
8 26 (13.33%) MVVM
8 26 (13.33%) Web Application Development
8 26 (13.33%) Kanban
9 25 (12.82%) BDD
10 19 (9.74%) OO
11 16 (8.21%) OOD
12 15 (7.69%) User Stories
13 9 (4.62%) SOA
13 9 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (3.59%) Web Development
14 7 (3.59%) OOP
15 6 (3.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 179 (91.79%) C#
2 120 (61.54%) SQL
3 84 (43.08%) JavaScript
4 49 (25.13%) VB.NET
5 48 (24.62%) T-SQL
6 36 (18.46%) VB
7 4 (2.05%) C
7 4 (2.05%) VB6
8 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.51%) VBA
8 1 (0.51%) VBScript
8 1 (0.51%) Java
8 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.10%) Degree
1 8 (4.10%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.56%) ISEB
3 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.05%) MCP
3 4 (2.05%) MCTS
3 4 (2.05%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.05%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.05%) QA
Vendors
1 74 (37.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.59%) Oracle
3 3 (1.54%) Sencha
4 2 (1.03%) Adobe
4 2 (1.03%) Telerik
4 2 (1.03%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.03%) DevExpress
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago