The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 254 387 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.10% 21.28% 27.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.14% 58.64% 56.53%
Number of salaries quoted 226 328 369
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,550 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
.NET
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
478 660 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.94% 36.28% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 418 565 653
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Cheshire region.

.NET Salary Trend in Cheshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Cheshire

.NET
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 -5 84 £35,000 - 17
Macclesfield -1 31 £35,000 -17.64% 8
Knutsford +5 30 £40,000 - 7
Chester +8 27 £40,000 +30.08% 14
Crewe +2 16 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Wilmslow -7 10 £37,000 -5.73% 5
Alderley Edge -9 8 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Northwich +1 5 £47,500 +58.33%
Runcorn +2 4 £35,000 - 1
Daresbury -2 3 £42,500 -
Ellesmere Port 0 2 £60,000 +50.00%
Winsford - 1 £32,500 - 1
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing .NET 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.

1 434 (73.19%) C#
2 368 (62.06%) SQL Server
3 318 (53.63%) ASP.NET
3 318 (53.63%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (41.65%) MVC
5 246 (41.48%) SQL
6 167 (28.16%) CSS
7 163 (27.49%) JavaScript
8 158 (26.64%) HTML
9 152 (25.63%) TDD
10 142 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 133 (22.43%) jQuery
12 122 (20.57%) Windows
13 119 (20.07%) VB.NET
14 112 (18.89%) Web Application Development
15 110 (18.55%) Web Services
16 109 (18.38%) Scrum
17 107 (18.04%) .NET Framework
18 106 (17.88%) WCF
19 104 (17.54%) Visual Studio
20 102 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 98 (16.53%) XML
22 96 (16.19%) Microsoft
23 95 (16.02%) Team Foundation Server
24 88 (14.84%) MSTest
25 85 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
26 81 (13.66%) AngularJS
27 78 (13.15%) Finance
28 68 (11.47%) MS Excel
29 67 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
2 43 (7.25%) Node.js
3 36 (6.07%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.71%) CMS
5 20 (3.37%) WordPress
6 18 (3.04%) IIS
7 10 (1.69%) Drupal
8 7 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.18%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.34%) Apache
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.17%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.17%) Mule
12 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 68 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.87%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.02%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) CATIA
5 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.67%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.51%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (0.34%) HFM
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.35%) Office 365
3 5 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.67%) SaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.17%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.17%) GitHub
6 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.17%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.07%) Internet
2 7 (1.18%) Intranet
3 5 (0.84%) DNS
4 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.17%) DHCP
5 1 (0.17%) HTTP
5 1 (0.17%) LAN
5 1 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.17%) Skype
5 1 (0.17%) SMTP
5 1 (0.17%) SSL
5 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (62.06%) SQL Server
2 67 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (10.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 62 (10.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (9.95%) MySQL
6 48 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (4.38%) MongoDB
8 26 (4.38%) Relational Database
9 24 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (3.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (2.70%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.01%) Big Data
14 5 (0.84%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.84%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.84%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.84%) QlikView
14 5 (0.84%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 104 (17.54%) Visual Studio
2 95 (16.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 88 (14.84%) MSTest
4 64 (10.79%) NUnit
5 62 (10.46%) Moq
6 61 (10.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 40 (6.75%) Git (software)
8 38 (6.41%) Subversion
9 32 (5.40%) HP UFT
10 17 (2.87%) JIRA
11 15 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 15 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (1.35%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.18%) Selenium
14 6 (1.01%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.67%) SilkTest
15 4 (0.67%) TeamCity
16 3 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
16 3 (0.51%) Mercurial
16 3 (0.51%) Toad
General
1 78 (13.15%) Finance
2 25 (4.22%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.37%) Marketing
4 17 (2.87%) Banking
5 13 (2.19%) Legal
6 12 (2.02%) Advertising
7 9 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
8 8 (1.35%) Retail
9 7 (1.18%) Games
10 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.84%) Publishing
12 4 (0.67%) Law
13 3 (0.51%) Automotive
14 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 440 (74.20%) Developer
2 340 (57.34%) .NET Developer
3 192 (32.38%) C# Developer
4 161 (27.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (14.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 75 (12.65%) .NET Software Developer
7 74 (12.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 61 (10.29%) Analyst
9 54 (9.11%) Senior Developer
9 54 (9.11%) Software Developer
10 52 (8.77%) Web Developer
11 51 (8.60%) SQL Developer
12 44 (7.42%) C# Software Developer
13 43 (7.25%) Junior
14 41 (6.91%) .NET Web Developer
15 39 (6.58%) Junior Developer
15 39 (6.58%) Test Analyst
16 38 (6.41%) Junior .NET Developer
16 38 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
17 35 (5.90%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (53.63%) ASP.NET
2 167 (28.16%) CSS
3 158 (26.64%) HTML
4 142 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 133 (22.43%) jQuery
6 110 (18.55%) Web Services
7 107 (18.04%) .NET Framework
8 106 (17.88%) WCF
9 102 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 98 (16.53%) XML
11 81 (13.66%) AngularJS
12 61 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 61 (10.29%) Unity DI Container
13 60 (10.12%) Castle Windsor
13 60 (10.12%) Ninject
13 60 (10.12%) Spring.NET
14 58 (9.78%) HTML5
15 53 (8.94%) WPF
16 51 (8.60%) RESTful
17 48 (8.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.29%) Inversion of Control
2 42 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.73%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.22%) User Experience
5 18 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.85%) Social Network
8 8 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.01%) Replication
10 5 (0.84%) PMI
10 5 (0.84%) Raspberry Pi
10 5 (0.84%) Tandem
11 3 (0.51%) AS400
11 3 (0.51%) Chip and PIN
11 3 (0.51%) Contactless
11 3 (0.51%) FMCG
12 2 (0.34%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.34%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 122 (20.57%) Windows
2 21 (3.54%) Linux
3 14 (2.36%) Android
3 14 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.01%) Unix
7 5 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (53.63%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (41.65%) MVC
3 152 (25.63%) TDD
4 112 (18.89%) Web Application Development
5 109 (18.38%) Scrum
6 85 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (11.30%) Dependency Injection
8 61 (10.29%) Kanban
9 55 (9.27%) BDD
10 51 (8.60%) OO
11 50 (8.43%) Web Development
12 47 (7.93%) Software Testing
13 45 (7.59%) SDLC
14 44 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
15 43 (7.25%) Mentoring
15 43 (7.25%) Performance Testing
15 43 (7.25%) Validation
16 42 (7.08%) ETL
17 41 (6.91%) MVVM
17 41 (6.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 434 (73.19%) C#
2 246 (41.48%) SQL
3 163 (27.49%) JavaScript
4 119 (20.07%) VB.NET
5 66 (11.13%) VB
6 63 (10.62%) PHP
7 51 (8.60%) T-SQL
8 45 (7.59%) Java
9 16 (2.70%) C
10 15 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.36%) VB6
12 12 (2.02%) C++
12 12 (2.02%) PHP 5
13 10 (1.69%) Ruby
14 4 (0.67%) Delphi
15 3 (0.51%) COBOL
15 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.17%) Perl
17 1 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (6.91%) Degree
2 28 (4.72%) ISEB
3 8 (1.35%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.84%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.34%) ACCA
6 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.17%) MCITP
7 1 (0.17%) MCPD
7 1 (0.17%) MCSE
7 1 (0.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.34%) HL7
2 2 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.01%) Docker
2 4 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.34%) vCloud
4 2 (0.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Postfix
5 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (0.34%) SCCM
2 2 (0.34%) SCOM
3 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 96 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.05%) Oracle
3 17 (2.87%) Facebook
3 17 (2.87%) Twitter
4 13 (2.19%) IBM
5 10 (1.69%) SAP
6 8 (1.35%) JD Edwards
6 8 (1.35%) Sencha
7 6 (1.01%) Adobe
7 6 (1.01%) HP
8 5 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (0.84%) Tableau
8 5 (0.84%) VMware
9 4 (0.67%) Micro Focus
10 3 (0.51%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.51%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.34%) CA
11 2 (0.34%) Cisco
11 2 (0.34%) F5
11 2 (0.34%) Red Hat
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + up to 30% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum £35,000 - £55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per month
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Spirit Data Capture
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago