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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 28 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 123 73 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.58% 4.67% 6.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.95% 10.00% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102 65 136
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £39,500
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
649 730 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.71% 46.71% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 539 639 937
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 £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -7 34 £25,000 -25.37% 4
Macclesfield +5 26 £42,000 +20.00% 5
Wilmslow -3 10 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Sandbach - 9 £37,500 -
Crewe +16 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Alderley Edge - 6 £30,000 -
Runcorn - 5 £35,000 - 1
Chester +10 4 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Knutsford -3 3 £42,500 +16.43% 2
Daresbury - 3 - -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 222 (100.00%) .NET
2 205 (92.34%) C#
3 145 (65.32%) ASP.NET
4 135 (60.81%) SQL
5 134 (60.36%) MVC
6 127 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
7 122 (54.95%) SQL Server
8 108 (48.65%) JavaScript
8 108 (48.65%) HTML
9 95 (42.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 86 (38.74%) WCF
11 84 (37.84%) CSS
12 79 (35.59%) Windows
13 73 (32.88%) Microsoft
13 73 (32.88%) jQuery
14 68 (30.63%) Web Services
15 60 (27.03%) Scrum
16 57 (25.68%) T-SQL
16 57 (25.68%) VB.NET
17 53 (23.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 50 (22.52%) VB
18 50 (22.52%) TDD
19 49 (22.07%) Visual Studio
20 48 (21.62%) Dependency Injection
21 46 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
22 45 (20.27%) XML
23 44 (19.82%) WinForms
24 43 (19.37%) Unit Testing
25 40 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
25 40 (18.02%) NoSQL

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (11.71%) Node.js
2 24 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 21 (9.46%) IIS
4 11 (4.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.25%) JBoss
6 2 (0.90%) Apache
6 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.90%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (11.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.80%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.35%) MS Office
4 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.11%) SaaS
3 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.71%) Internet
2 7 (3.15%) Wireless
3 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.90%) ATM
4 2 (0.90%) Intranet
5 1 (0.45%) SAN
5 1 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (54.95%) SQL Server
2 40 (18.02%) NoSQL
3 36 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (15.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (13.06%) MySQL
7 27 (12.16%) Relational Database
8 18 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (7.21%) Big Data
10 15 (6.76%) RDBMS
11 11 (4.95%) MongoDB
11 11 (4.95%) RavenDB
11 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (2.70%) DTS
13 4 (1.80%) OLTP
13 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.35%) QlikView
15 2 (0.90%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 49 (22.07%) Visual Studio
2 40 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (17.12%) NUnit
4 36 (16.22%) Git (software)
5 34 (15.32%) Subversion
6 25 (11.26%) MSTest
6 25 (11.26%) Rhino Mocks
6 25 (11.26%) Moq
7 14 (6.31%) JIRA
8 4 (1.80%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.90%) Maven
9 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
General
1 33 (14.86%) Finance
2 12 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 12 (5.41%) Retail
3 7 (3.15%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
5 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 203 (91.44%) Developer
2 141 (63.51%) .NET Developer
3 45 (20.27%) C# Developer
4 43 (19.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (18.47%) Senior Developer
6 29 (13.06%) Junior
7 28 (12.61%) Software Developer
7 28 (12.61%) Junior Developer
8 27 (12.16%) Graduate Developer
8 27 (12.16%) Graduate
8 27 (12.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (11.71%) Junior .NET Developer
10 25 (11.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (11.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 20 (9.01%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (7.66%) Web Developer
13 12 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (3.60%) Analyst
15 6 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (100.00%) .NET
2 145 (65.32%) ASP.NET
3 108 (48.65%) HTML
4 95 (42.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 86 (38.74%) WCF
6 84 (37.84%) CSS
7 73 (32.88%) jQuery
8 68 (30.63%) Web Services
9 53 (23.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 45 (20.27%) XML
11 44 (19.82%) WinForms
12 36 (16.22%) Spring.NET
13 26 (11.71%) WPF
14 25 (11.26%) Castle Windsor
14 25 (11.26%) Ninject
14 25 (11.26%) HTML5
14 25 (11.26%) Unity DI Container
15 24 (10.81%) LINQ
16 22 (9.91%) Ajax
17 21 (9.46%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.32%) Computer Science
2 33 (14.86%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.41%) N-Tier
4 11 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.80%) Statistics
6 4 (1.80%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.35%) W3C
7 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.90%) Tandem
8 2 (0.90%) New Media
9 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.45%) iPad
9 1 (0.45%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Life Science
9 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 79 (35.59%) Windows
2 21 (9.46%) Android
2 21 (9.46%) Apple iOS
3 20 (9.01%) Linux
4 11 (4.95%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.80%) UNIX
5 4 (1.80%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (60.36%) MVC
2 127 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (27.03%) Scrum
4 50 (22.52%) TDD
5 48 (21.62%) Dependency Injection
6 46 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (19.37%) Unit Testing
8 38 (17.12%) OO
9 30 (13.51%) SOA
9 30 (13.51%) Web Application Development
10 27 (12.16%) Kanban
11 25 (11.26%) MVVM
12 21 (9.46%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (4.95%) AOP
15 10 (4.50%) Automated Testing
16 9 (4.05%) Customer Engagement
16 9 (4.05%) Domain-Driven Design
17 8 (3.60%) BDD
17 8 (3.60%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 205 (92.34%) C#
2 135 (60.81%) SQL
3 108 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 57 (25.68%) T-SQL
4 57 (25.68%) VB.NET
5 50 (22.52%) VB
6 24 (10.81%) PHP
7 23 (10.36%) C++
8 20 (9.01%) Java
9 15 (6.76%) VB6
10 12 (5.41%) PHP5
11 11 (4.95%) C
12 8 (3.60%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.80%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.35%) XPath
14 3 (1.35%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.90%) Ruby
15 2 (0.90%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (9.46%) Degree
2 8 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.35%) VCP4
3 3 (1.35%) MCP
4 1 (0.45%) ISEB
4 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.86%) QA
2 8 (3.60%) SLA
3 4 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 73 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.61%) Oracle
3 3 (1.35%) DevExpress
4 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.45%) Apple
5 1 (0.45%) VMware
5 1 (0.45%) Google
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe
5 1 (0.45%) Dell
5 1 (0.45%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
Warrington
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Salary: £60000 per annum + usual benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Macclesfield
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
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Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
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Macclesfield
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Frodsham
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Macclesfield
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Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
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Warrington
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Chester
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Wilmslow
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