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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 35 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 110 92 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.74% 5.31% 6.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.09% 10.34% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86 68 129
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
729 890 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.05% 51.42% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 649 773 904
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -15 31 £30,000 -14.28% 8
Macclesfield +7 21 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Crewe +23 16 £35,250 +41.00% 1
Chester +15 11 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Nantwich - 7 £42,500 - 2
Wilmslow -10 6 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Knutsford -2 4 £44,000 +46.66%
Runcorn +4 3 £37,750 +88.75%
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 235 (100.00%) .NET
2 202 (85.96%) C#
3 160 (68.09%) ASP.NET
4 156 (66.38%) SQL
5 138 (58.72%) SQL Server
6 122 (51.91%) MVC
7 116 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (44.68%) WCF
9 104 (44.26%) JavaScript
10 103 (43.83%) HTML
11 87 (37.02%) Web Services
11 87 (37.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 83 (35.32%) Windows
13 82 (34.89%) CSS
14 78 (33.19%) Microsoft
15 73 (31.06%) T-SQL
16 71 (30.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 61 (25.96%) jQuery
18 58 (24.68%) Team Foundation Server
19 57 (24.26%) Visual Studio
20 56 (23.83%) TDD
20 56 (23.83%) LINQ
21 55 (23.40%) VB
22 48 (20.43%) WinForms
23 46 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
24 45 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
24 45 (19.15%) XML
24 45 (19.15%) OO
25 44 (18.72%) Finance
26 40 (17.02%) MS Excel

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 40 (17.02%) IIS
2 12 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.11%) NServiceBus
3 11 (4.68%) JBoss
4 8 (3.40%) Node.js
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.85%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.85%) Confluence
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 2 (0.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.55%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.85%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.55%) SaaS
3 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.49%) Internet
2 17 (7.23%) Wireless
3 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (58.72%) SQL Server
2 45 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (15.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (13.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (13.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (11.49%) Relational Database
7 17 (7.23%) MySQL
8 13 (5.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (4.68%) Big Data
9 11 (4.68%) NoSQL
10 10 (4.26%) DTS
11 6 (2.55%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.43%) PerformancePoint
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (24.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (24.26%) Visual Studio
3 34 (14.47%) NUnit
4 26 (11.06%) Rhino Mocks
4 26 (11.06%) Moq
4 26 (11.06%) MSTest
5 24 (10.21%) Subversion
5 24 (10.21%) JIRA
6 22 (9.36%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.85%) NDepend
7 2 (0.85%) StyleCop
7 2 (0.85%) Maven
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 44 (18.72%) Finance
2 30 (12.77%) Retail
3 17 (7.23%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.85%) Banking
5 2 (0.85%) Back Office
5 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 202 (85.96%) Developer
2 124 (52.77%) .NET Developer
3 39 (16.60%) Senior Developer
4 36 (15.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 36 (15.32%) C# Developer
5 35 (14.89%) Junior
6 34 (14.47%) Junior Developer
7 28 (11.91%) Junior .NET Developer
7 28 (11.91%) Graduate Developer
7 28 (11.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (11.91%) Graduate
8 26 (11.06%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 26 (11.06%) Software Developer
8 26 (11.06%) Web Developer
9 25 (10.64%) Analyst
10 22 (9.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.11%) Test Analyst
12 11 (4.68%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
14 9 (3.83%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (100.00%) .NET
2 160 (68.09%) ASP.NET
3 105 (44.68%) WCF
4 103 (43.83%) HTML
5 87 (37.02%) Web Services
5 87 (37.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 82 (34.89%) CSS
7 71 (30.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 61 (25.96%) jQuery
9 56 (23.83%) LINQ
10 48 (20.43%) WinForms
11 45 (19.15%) XML
12 35 (14.89%) WPF
13 31 (13.19%) HTML5
14 29 (12.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 27 (11.49%) Spring.NET
15 27 (11.49%) Castle Windsor
16 26 (11.06%) Ninject
16 26 (11.06%) Unity DI Container
17 25 (10.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 29 (12.34%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.98%) Blog
5 5 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.28%) W3C
6 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.28%) New Media
6 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.85%) NHS
8 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.43%) Life Science
8 1 (0.43%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 83 (35.32%) Windows
2 18 (7.66%) Apple iOS
3 14 (5.96%) Linux
3 14 (5.96%) Android
4 3 (1.28%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (51.91%) MVC
2 116 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (23.83%) TDD
4 46 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (19.15%) OO
6 34 (14.47%) Scrum
7 32 (13.62%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (12.34%) Web Application Development
9 26 (11.06%) Kanban
9 26 (11.06%) MVVM
10 24 (10.21%) Software Engineering
11 19 (8.09%) Customer Engagement
12 17 (7.23%) Risk Management
12 17 (7.23%) Unit Testing
13 15 (6.38%) SOA
14 13 (5.53%) BDD
14 13 (5.53%) Software Testing
15 11 (4.68%) Automated Testing
15 11 (4.68%) Manual Testing
15 11 (4.68%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 202 (85.96%) C#
2 156 (66.38%) SQL
3 104 (44.26%) JavaScript
4 73 (31.06%) T-SQL
5 55 (23.40%) VB
6 38 (16.17%) VB.NET
7 17 (7.23%) PHP
7 17 (7.23%) Java
7 17 (7.23%) C++
8 9 (3.83%) XPath
8 9 (3.83%) PHP5
9 7 (2.98%) C
10 5 (2.13%) VB6
11 3 (1.28%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.85%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.43%) VBA
13 1 (0.43%) VBScript
13 1 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (5.96%) Degree
2 13 (5.53%) ISEB
3 10 (4.26%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.70%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) MCP
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.66%) SLA
2 9 (3.83%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) HL7
Vendors
1 78 (33.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.83%) Oracle
3 5 (2.13%) DevExpress
4 2 (0.85%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.85%) Google
4 2 (0.85%) Telerik
4 2 (0.85%) Adobe
4 2 (0.85%) Apple
4 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago