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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 37 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 105 103 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.48% 6.07% 7.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.78% 11.66% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 82 72 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
.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
762 883 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.75% 52.06% 55.98%
Number of salaries quoted 673 753 1129
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -10 36 £32,500 -9.72% 3
Macclesfield +6 24 £42,000 +40.00% 5
Crewe +20 9 £31,000 +24.00%
Chester +18 6 £35,000 -26.31% 5
Sandbach - 5 - -
Knutsford +3 4 £44,000 +37.50%
Runcorn -2 4 £35,000 +75.00%
Wilmslow -12 4 £37,500 +6.38% 3
Nantwich - 3 £29,000 -
Daresbury - 1 - -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 242 (100.00%) .NET
2 213 (88.02%) C#
3 165 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 158 (65.29%) SQL
5 138 (57.02%) SQL Server
6 135 (55.79%) MVC
7 126 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (46.69%) JavaScript
9 109 (45.04%) HTML
10 105 (43.39%) WCF
11 94 (38.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 87 (35.95%) CSS
13 85 (35.12%) Web Services
14 82 (33.88%) Windows
15 73 (30.17%) T-SQL
16 70 (28.93%) Microsoft
16 70 (28.93%) jQuery
16 70 (28.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 59 (24.38%) Team Foundation Server
18 56 (23.14%) VB
19 55 (22.73%) TDD
19 55 (22.73%) Visual Studio
20 53 (21.90%) LINQ
21 49 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
22 47 (19.42%) OO
23 46 (19.01%) VB.NET
24 45 (18.60%) WinForms
25 44 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
26 43 (17.77%) XML
26 43 (17.77%) Finance

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (15.29%) IIS
2 15 (6.20%) Node.js
3 14 (5.79%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.55%) JBoss
4 11 (4.55%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (11.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.83%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.55%) SaaS
3 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.74%) Internet
2 17 (7.02%) Wireless
3 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (57.02%) SQL Server
2 44 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (17.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (14.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (11.98%) Relational Database
6 28 (11.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (9.92%) NoSQL
8 22 (9.09%) MySQL
9 15 (6.20%) Big Data
10 12 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (4.13%) DTS
12 8 (3.31%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.24%) RavenDB
13 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 59 (24.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 37 (15.29%) NUnit
4 35 (14.46%) Subversion
5 30 (12.40%) Git (software)
6 26 (10.74%) JIRA
7 25 (10.33%) MSTest
7 25 (10.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 25 (10.33%) Moq
8 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.83%) Maven
9 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.41%) Selenium
9 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.41%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.41%) NDepend
General
1 43 (17.77%) Finance
2 25 (10.33%) Retail
3 17 (7.02%) Financial Institution
4 13 (5.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.83%) Back Office
5 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 212 (87.60%) Developer
2 139 (57.44%) .NET Developer
3 47 (19.42%) Senior Developer
4 38 (15.70%) C# Developer
4 38 (15.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (13.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 32 (13.22%) Junior
6 31 (12.81%) Junior Developer
7 29 (11.98%) Software Developer
8 27 (11.16%) Graduate
8 27 (11.16%) Graduate Developer
9 26 (10.74%) Junior .NET Developer
10 25 (10.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 25 (10.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (9.09%) Web Developer
12 20 (8.26%) Analyst
13 19 (7.85%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
15 11 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
16 10 (4.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (100.00%) .NET
2 165 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 109 (45.04%) HTML
4 105 (43.39%) WCF
5 94 (38.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 87 (35.95%) CSS
7 85 (35.12%) Web Services
8 70 (28.93%) jQuery
8 70 (28.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 53 (21.90%) LINQ
10 45 (18.60%) WinForms
11 43 (17.77%) XML
12 33 (13.64%) WPF
12 33 (13.64%) HTML5
13 28 (11.57%) Spring.NET
14 25 (10.33%) Castle Windsor
14 25 (10.33%) Ninject
14 25 (10.33%) Unity DI Container
15 24 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 20 (8.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.05%) Computer Science
2 28 (11.57%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.89%) Blog
5 6 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.65%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.24%) W3C
7 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.83%) New Media
8 2 (0.83%) NHS
9 1 (0.41%) Statistics
9 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 82 (33.88%) Windows
2 21 (8.68%) Apple iOS
3 19 (7.85%) Android
3 19 (7.85%) Linux
4 4 (1.65%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (55.79%) MVC
2 126 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (22.73%) TDD
4 49 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (19.42%) OO
6 38 (15.70%) Scrum
6 38 (15.70%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (11.57%) Unit Testing
7 28 (11.57%) Web Application Development
8 25 (10.33%) Kanban
8 25 (10.33%) MVVM
9 23 (9.50%) SOA
10 20 (8.26%) Software Engineering
11 19 (7.85%) Customer Engagement
12 17 (7.02%) Risk Management
13 13 (5.37%) BDD
14 11 (4.55%) Automated Testing
14 11 (4.55%) Integration Testing
14 11 (4.55%) Software Testing
15 10 (4.13%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 213 (88.02%) C#
2 158 (65.29%) SQL
3 113 (46.69%) JavaScript
4 73 (30.17%) T-SQL
5 56 (23.14%) VB
6 46 (19.01%) VB.NET
7 22 (9.09%) C++
8 21 (8.68%) PHP
9 18 (7.44%) Java
10 13 (5.37%) PHP5
11 9 (3.72%) VB6
11 9 (3.72%) XPath
12 7 (2.89%) C
13 6 (2.48%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.24%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.83%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (6.61%) Degree
2 11 (4.55%) ISEB
3 9 (3.72%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.24%) MCP
5 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.44%) SLA
2 12 (4.96%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 70 (28.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.13%) Oracle
3 4 (1.65%) DevExpress
4 2 (0.83%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.83%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.83%) Google
4 2 (0.83%) Adobe
4 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.83%) Apple
5 1 (0.41%) VMware
5 1 (0.41%) Telerik
5 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wilmslow
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Frodsham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago