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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 45 31 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 93 105 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.35% 6.11% 3.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.60% 13.58% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 88 55
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
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
637 773 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.63% 44.97% 44.40%
Number of salaries quoted 529 647 690
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +4 31 £36,250 +44.27% 5
Crewe -3 12 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Runcorn - 12 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford -3 7 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Wilmslow +1 4 £39,388 +5.03%
Chester -1 3 £45,000 +32.93% 2
Macclesfield +7 2 £27,500 -3.50% 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 210 (100.00%) .NET
2 188 (89.52%) C#
3 144 (68.57%) MVC
4 141 (67.14%) ASP.NET
5 136 (64.76%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (60.95%) SQL Server
7 107 (50.95%) WCF
8 103 (49.05%) Microsoft
9 98 (46.67%) HTML
10 93 (44.29%) JavaScript
11 92 (43.81%) Entity Framework
12 88 (41.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 84 (40.00%) SQL
14 80 (38.10%) CSS
14 80 (38.10%) Windows
15 73 (34.76%) Web Services
16 67 (31.90%) jQuery
16 67 (31.90%) TDD
17 61 (29.05%) Dependency Injection
18 60 (28.57%) MS Excel
19 59 (28.10%) XML
20 57 (27.14%) Scrum
21 54 (25.71%) Finance
22 53 (25.24%) Visual Studio
23 52 (24.76%) VB.NET
24 49 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
25 45 (21.43%) WinForms
26 44 (20.95%) WPF
26 44 (20.95%) Web Application Development
27 41 (19.52%) Unit Testing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 17 (8.10%) Node.js
2 14 (6.67%) IIS
3 13 (6.19%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (0.95%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.95%) CMS
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 60 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.19%) MS Visio
3 9 (4.29%) MS Project
4 4 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.48%) MS Office
5 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.24%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (5.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.05%) SaaS
2 2 (0.95%) Office 365
2 2 (0.95%) GitHub
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.33%) Internet
2 8 (3.81%) Wireless
3 4 (1.90%) GPRS
3 4 (1.90%) UMTS
4 3 (1.43%) ATM
5 1 (0.48%) NAS
5 1 (0.48%) SAN
5 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (60.95%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.24%) NoSQL
3 29 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (9.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (8.57%) MySQL
6 15 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 7 (3.33%) RavenDB
9 7 (3.33%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.90%) OLTP
10 4 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.90%) QlikView
11 2 (0.95%) SSDT
12 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 53 (25.24%) Visual Studio
2 37 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (12.86%) MSTest
4 25 (11.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (11.90%) Moq
4 25 (11.90%) NUnit
5 17 (8.10%) Git (software)
6 9 (4.29%) JIRA
6 9 (4.29%) Subversion
7 4 (1.90%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.95%) FxCop
8 2 (0.95%) StyleCop
8 2 (0.95%) Maven
8 2 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.95%) Selenium
8 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.95%) Ant
8 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 54 (25.71%) Finance
2 10 (4.76%) Retail
2 10 (4.76%) Marketing
3 8 (3.81%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 185 (88.10%) Developer
2 130 (61.90%) .NET Developer
3 59 (28.10%) C# Developer
4 43 (20.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (16.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (13.81%) Junior Developer
7 29 (13.81%) Junior
8 27 (12.86%) Graduate
8 27 (12.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 27 (12.86%) Junior .NET Developer
8 27 (12.86%) Graduate Developer
9 24 (11.43%) Software Developer
10 16 (7.62%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (2.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (2.86%) Analyst
14 5 (2.38%) Lead Developer
15 4 (1.90%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (100.00%) .NET
2 141 (67.14%) ASP.NET
3 107 (50.95%) WCF
4 98 (46.67%) HTML
5 92 (43.81%) Entity Framework
6 88 (41.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 80 (38.10%) CSS
8 73 (34.76%) Web Services
9 67 (31.90%) jQuery
10 59 (28.10%) XML
11 45 (21.43%) WinForms
12 44 (20.95%) WPF
13 41 (19.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (15.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 32 (15.24%) Spring.NET
14 32 (15.24%) RESTful
15 31 (14.76%) Ajax
16 30 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 29 (13.81%) Castle Windsor
18 25 (11.90%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.71%) Inversion of Control
2 31 (14.76%) Computer Science
3 28 (13.33%) N-Tier
4 27 (12.86%) Mobile App
5 13 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.76%) User Experience
7 5 (2.38%) Tandem
8 4 (1.90%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.43%) Statistics
9 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.95%) Life Science
10 2 (0.95%) PMI
10 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.48%) Replication
11 1 (0.48%) W3C
11 1 (0.48%) iPhone
11 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.48%) iPad
11 1 (0.48%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (38.10%) Windows
2 19 (9.05%) Android
2 19 (9.05%) Apple iOS
3 18 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.19%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (5.71%) Windows Phone
5 12 (5.71%) Windows Phone 7
6 4 (1.90%) UNIX
6 4 (1.90%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (68.57%) MVC
2 136 (64.76%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (31.90%) TDD
4 61 (29.05%) Dependency Injection
5 57 (27.14%) Scrum
6 49 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (20.95%) Web Application Development
8 41 (19.52%) Unit Testing
9 40 (19.05%) MVVM
10 38 (18.10%) SOA
10 38 (18.10%) SDLC
11 36 (17.14%) OO
12 31 (14.76%) Kanban
13 22 (10.48%) OOP
13 22 (10.48%) Software Engineering
14 20 (9.52%) Automated Testing
15 17 (8.10%) Mobile Application Development
16 15 (7.14%) Mentoring
17 14 (6.67%) Web Development
18 13 (6.19%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 188 (89.52%) C#
2 93 (44.29%) JavaScript
3 84 (40.00%) SQL
4 52 (24.76%) VB.NET
5 41 (19.52%) T-SQL
6 33 (15.71%) VB
7 17 (8.10%) Java
8 12 (5.71%) PHP
9 10 (4.76%) Ruby
10 8 (3.81%) VB6
11 5 (2.38%) C++
12 4 (1.90%) C
12 4 (1.90%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.43%) PHP5
13 3 (1.43%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.95%) R
15 1 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (12.86%) Degree
2 16 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.24%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
Vendors
1 103 (49.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.05%) Oracle
3 12 (5.71%) Apple
4 3 (1.43%) Adobe
5 2 (0.95%) Ektron
6 1 (0.48%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.48%) Dell
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 12 days ago
Winsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Daresbury Park, Warrington, Cheshire
National Offender Management Service
Salary: £38,415 - £46,100 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, training fund, certifications
Posted: 26 days ago