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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 38 44 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 95 88 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.81% 5.13% 3.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.32% 11.08% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 76 75 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
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
582 794 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.60% 46.27% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 484 656 673
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 £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +9 29 £32,500 +27.45% 5
Crewe 0 20 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Runcorn +3 8 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Knutsford -3 8 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Chester +18 6 £45,000 +24.39% 1
Wilmslow +4 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Macclesfield -3 2 £31,250 +9.64% 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 215 (100.00%) .NET
2 198 (92.09%) C#
3 145 (67.44%) MVC
4 141 (65.58%) ASP.NET
5 139 (64.65%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (56.74%) SQL Server
7 101 (46.98%) WCF
8 99 (46.05%) HTML
9 97 (45.12%) SQL
10 93 (43.26%) JavaScript
11 92 (42.79%) Microsoft
11 92 (42.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 83 (38.60%) CSS
13 81 (37.67%) Entity Framework
14 73 (33.95%) Windows
15 66 (30.70%) Web Services
15 66 (30.70%) jQuery
16 65 (30.23%) Scrum
17 63 (29.30%) TDD
18 62 (28.84%) Dependency Injection
19 60 (27.91%) VB.NET
20 54 (25.12%) XML
21 53 (24.65%) MS Excel
22 49 (22.79%) Continuous Integration
23 48 (22.33%) Unit Testing
24 47 (21.86%) Visual Studio
25 45 (20.93%) WinForms
26 44 (20.47%) SOA
27 43 (20.00%) T-SQL
27 43 (20.00%) NoSQL

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 26 (12.09%) Node.js
2 18 (8.37%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.05%) IIS
4 11 (5.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.40%) Apache
6 2 (0.93%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 53 (24.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.79%) MS Project
4 4 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.47%) MS Office
5 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (5.12%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (5.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.70%) SaaS
2 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) GitHub
4 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.56%) Internet
2 6 (2.79%) Wireless
3 4 (1.86%) GPRS
3 4 (1.86%) UMTS
4 3 (1.40%) ATM
5 1 (0.47%) NAS
5 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (56.74%) SQL Server
2 43 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 28 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (11.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (9.30%) MySQL
7 12 (5.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (5.12%) MongoDB
8 11 (5.12%) RavenDB
8 11 (5.12%) RDBMS
8 11 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (5.12%) Relational Database
8 11 (5.12%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.33%) Big Data
11 4 (1.86%) OLTP
11 4 (1.86%) QlikView
12 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.93%) SSDT
14 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (21.86%) Visual Studio
2 35 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (13.95%) NUnit
4 26 (12.09%) MSTest
5 25 (11.63%) Git (software)
5 25 (11.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 25 (11.63%) Moq
6 18 (8.37%) Subversion
7 9 (4.19%) JIRA
8 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.86%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.93%) Gradle
9 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.93%) Calabash
9 2 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.93%) Ant
9 2 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.93%) Maven
10 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 42 (19.53%) Finance
2 10 (4.65%) Marketing
3 9 (4.19%) Retail
4 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.79%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 195 (90.70%) Developer
2 137 (63.72%) .NET Developer
3 55 (25.58%) C# Developer
4 43 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (13.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (13.49%) Junior
6 29 (13.49%) Junior Developer
7 28 (13.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (12.56%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 27 (12.56%) Junior .NET Developer
8 27 (12.56%) Graduate Developer
8 27 (12.56%) Software Developer
8 27 (12.56%) Graduate
9 25 (11.63%) Senior Developer
10 13 (6.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (2.79%) .NET Software Developer
13 5 (2.33%) Lead Developer
13 5 (2.33%) Analyst
13 5 (2.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (100.00%) .NET
2 141 (65.58%) ASP.NET
3 101 (46.98%) WCF
4 99 (46.05%) HTML
5 92 (42.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 83 (38.60%) CSS
7 81 (37.67%) Entity Framework
8 66 (30.70%) Web Services
8 66 (30.70%) jQuery
9 54 (25.12%) XML
10 45 (20.93%) WinForms
11 39 (18.14%) WPF
12 36 (16.74%) Spring.NET
13 33 (15.35%) ASP.NET Web API
14 28 (13.02%) Ajax
14 28 (13.02%) Castle Windsor
15 25 (11.63%) Unity DI Container
15 25 (11.63%) RESTful
15 25 (11.63%) Ninject
15 25 (11.63%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.35%) Inversion of Control
2 32 (14.88%) Computer Science
3 26 (12.09%) Mobile App
4 23 (10.70%) N-Tier
5 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.26%) User Experience
7 5 (2.33%) Tandem
8 4 (1.86%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.40%) Statistics
9 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.93%) W3C
10 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.93%) New Media
10 2 (0.93%) Life Science
11 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.47%) iPad
11 1 (0.47%) iPhone
11 1 (0.47%) Replication
11 1 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 73 (33.95%) Windows
2 19 (8.84%) Android
2 19 (8.84%) Apple iOS
3 13 (6.05%) Windows Mobile
4 11 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.26%) Windows Phone
5 7 (3.26%) Windows Phone 7
6 5 (2.33%) Linux
7 4 (1.86%) Windows CE
7 4 (1.86%) UNIX
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (67.44%) MVC
2 139 (64.65%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (30.23%) Scrum
4 63 (29.30%) TDD
5 62 (28.84%) Dependency Injection
6 49 (22.79%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (22.33%) Unit Testing
8 44 (20.47%) SOA
9 43 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 35 (16.28%) MVVM
11 34 (15.81%) OO
12 32 (14.88%) SDLC
13 31 (14.42%) Kanban
14 23 (10.70%) Software Engineering
15 17 (7.91%) Automated Testing
15 17 (7.91%) Mobile Application Development
16 16 (7.44%) Domain-Driven Design
16 16 (7.44%) OOP
17 15 (6.98%) Mentoring
18 14 (6.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 198 (92.09%) C#
2 97 (45.12%) SQL
3 93 (43.26%) JavaScript
4 60 (27.91%) VB.NET
5 43 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 37 (17.21%) VB
7 15 (6.98%) Java
8 13 (6.05%) PHP
9 12 (5.58%) VB6
10 10 (4.65%) C++
10 10 (4.65%) Ruby
11 6 (2.79%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.79%) PHP5
12 4 (1.86%) C
12 4 (1.86%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.93%) R
14 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (13.02%) Degree
2 16 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.47%) MCP
3 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.58%) QA
2 4 (1.86%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 92 (42.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.63%) Oracle
3 7 (3.26%) Apple
4 3 (1.40%) Adobe
5 2 (0.93%) Ektron
6 1 (0.47%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.47%) Dell
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago