The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 497 573 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.97% 30.67% 32.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.09% 65.34% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 437 509 492
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
886 877 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.07% 46.95% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 722 750 849
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
North West

.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 18 April 2014.

.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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 195 £37,500 +25.00% 24
Chester -4 59 £40,250 +15.00% 12
Macclesfield +2 53 £36,250 +20.83% 7
Wilmslow 0 25 £32,500 +3.17% 5
Crewe -7 21 £34,000 -15.00% 5
Runcorn -4 13 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Nantwich -1 9 £42,500 +112.50%
Knutsford -2 9 £40,000 +17.64% 6
Northwich +1 8 £30,000 +5.26%
Winsford -2 2 £48,750 +59.83% 1
Daresbury - 2 £30,000 -
Frodsham - 1 £36,000 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 743 (77.96%) C#
2 507 (53.20%) SQL Server
3 493 (51.73%) ASP.NET
4 441 (46.27%) SQL
5 305 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 291 (30.54%) MVC
7 282 (29.59%) HTML
8 262 (27.49%) JavaScript
9 222 (23.29%) Windows
10 206 (21.62%) WCF
10 206 (21.62%) WPF
11 202 (21.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 201 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
13 200 (20.99%) CSS
14 186 (19.52%) .NET Framework
15 176 (18.47%) Software Engineering
16 168 (17.63%) WinForms
16 168 (17.63%) TDD
17 162 (17.00%) OO
18 161 (16.89%) VB.NET
19 160 (16.79%) T-SQL
20 158 (16.58%) MS Excel
21 152 (15.95%) XML
22 140 (14.69%) Web Services
23 133 (13.96%) jQuery
24 131 (13.75%) VB
25 129 (13.54%) Scrum
26 106 (11.12%) Visual Studio
27 105 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
28 103 (10.81%) Degree

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 68 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.52%) IIS
3 20 (2.10%) CMS
3 20 (2.10%) WordPress
4 17 (1.78%) Node.js
5 15 (1.57%) Umbraco
6 12 (1.26%) LiveLink
7 11 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.84%) MODX
10 7 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.63%) SAS
12 5 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.31%) Liferay
13 3 (0.31%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.31%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.31%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.31%) Apache
13 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 158 (16.58%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.04%) MS Office
3 18 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.78%) Photoshop
5 15 (1.57%) Fireworks
6 7 (0.73%) MS Project
7 3 (0.31%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.52%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.05%) Trello
3 5 (0.52%) SaaS
3 5 (0.52%) Office 365
3 5 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) PaaS
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.10%) IaaS
5 1 (0.10%) Route 53
5 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.30%) Internet
2 10 (1.05%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.05%) Firewall
3 8 (0.84%) HTTP
4 6 (0.63%) Intranet
4 6 (0.63%) SMS
5 4 (0.42%) DNS
5 4 (0.42%) UMTS
5 4 (0.42%) WAN
5 4 (0.42%) GPRS
5 4 (0.42%) LAN
6 3 (0.31%) NAS
6 3 (0.31%) SSL
6 3 (0.31%) LDAP
7 2 (0.21%) SSH
8 1 (0.10%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.10%) VPN
8 1 (0.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 507 (53.20%) SQL Server
2 105 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 42 (4.41%) MySQL
7 33 (3.46%) Relational Database
8 32 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (1.99%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.36%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.15%) QlikView
12 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (1.05%) OLTP
13 10 (1.05%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.73%) DTS
14 7 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 106 (11.12%) Visual Studio
2 76 (7.97%) NUnit
3 70 (7.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 66 (6.93%) Moq
4 66 (6.93%) MSTest
5 65 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (2.41%) Subversion
7 20 (2.10%) Git (software)
8 18 (1.89%) Xcode
9 17 (1.78%) Eclipse
10 15 (1.57%) PhoneGap
11 14 (1.47%) Selenium
12 12 (1.26%) Selenium IDE
13 6 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.52%) JIRA
14 5 (0.52%) FogBugz
15 3 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
16 2 (0.21%) Cucumber
16 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 91 (9.55%) Finance
2 26 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (1.99%) Marketing
3 19 (1.99%) Automotive
4 16 (1.68%) Retail
5 14 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.15%) Legal
7 5 (0.52%) Games
8 4 (0.42%) Publishing
8 4 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.42%) Banking
9 3 (0.31%) Advertising
10 2 (0.21%) Back Office
10 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 663 (69.57%) Developer
2 370 (38.82%) .NET Developer
3 173 (18.15%) C# Developer
4 114 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 109 (11.44%) Software Developer
5 109 (11.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 89 (9.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 78 (8.18%) Web Developer
8 74 (7.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 74 (7.76%) Software Engineer
9 72 (7.56%) Analyst
10 49 (5.14%) Senior .NET Developer
10 49 (5.14%) SQL Developer
11 44 (4.62%) Team Leader
12 37 (3.88%) VB.NET Developer
13 36 (3.78%) Junior
14 35 (3.67%) Programmer
14 35 (3.67%) C# Software Developer
15 34 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
15 34 (3.57%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 493 (51.73%) ASP.NET
2 282 (29.59%) HTML
3 206 (21.62%) WCF
3 206 (21.62%) WPF
4 202 (21.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 200 (20.99%) CSS
6 186 (19.52%) .NET Framework
7 168 (17.63%) WinForms
8 152 (15.95%) XML
9 140 (14.69%) Web Services
10 133 (13.96%) jQuery
11 103 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 75 (7.87%) HTML5
13 71 (7.45%) Castle Windsor
14 68 (7.14%) SOAP
15 67 (7.03%) Ninject
16 66 (6.93%) Unity DI Container
16 66 (6.93%) Spring.NET
17 65 (6.82%) Ajax
18 58 (6.09%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.03%) Inversion of Control
2 65 (6.82%) N-Tier
3 64 (6.72%) Computer Science
4 42 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 23 (2.41%) SystemC
6 21 (2.20%) NHS
7 17 (1.78%) Informatics
7 17 (1.78%) W3C
8 16 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
9 13 (1.36%) Mainframe
10 12 (1.26%) Cryptography
11 10 (1.05%) Tandem
12 9 (0.94%) PKI
12 9 (0.94%) Blog
12 9 (0.94%) Mathematics
12 9 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.84%) Biometrics
13 8 (0.84%) Statistics
14 6 (0.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 222 (23.29%) Windows
2 43 (4.51%) Apple iOS
3 42 (4.41%) Android
4 27 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (2.52%) UNIX
6 23 (2.41%) Windows Phone
7 22 (2.31%) Windows 8
8 11 (1.15%) Linux
9 10 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.42%) Windows CE
12 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.21%) zOS
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (30.54%) MVC
2 201 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (18.47%) Software Engineering
4 168 (17.63%) TDD
5 162 (17.00%) OO
6 129 (13.54%) Scrum
7 95 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
8 79 (8.29%) OOD
8 79 (8.29%) Web Development
9 73 (7.66%) OOP
10 71 (7.45%) Dependency Injection
11 70 (7.35%) Web Application Development
11 70 (7.35%) Kanban
12 68 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 57 (5.98%) MVVM
14 52 (5.46%) Project Management
15 50 (5.25%) CRM
16 49 (5.14%) Multithreading
17 39 (4.09%) Migration
17 39 (4.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 743 (77.96%) C#
2 441 (46.27%) SQL
3 262 (27.49%) JavaScript
4 161 (16.89%) VB.NET
5 160 (16.79%) T-SQL
6 131 (13.75%) VB
7 85 (8.92%) Java
8 53 (5.56%) C++
9 41 (4.30%) VB6
10 35 (3.67%) PHP
11 34 (3.57%) C
12 19 (1.99%) Objective-C
12 19 (1.99%) Python
13 18 (1.89%) XAML
14 17 (1.78%) Ruby
14 17 (1.78%) VBA
15 9 (0.94%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.94%) Golang
16 8 (0.84%) VBScript
17 5 (0.52%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 103 (10.81%) Degree
2 98 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (7.56%) MCTS
4 67 (7.03%) MCP
5 51 (5.35%) MCAD
5 51 (5.35%) MCSD
6 17 (1.78%) MCPD
7 12 (1.26%) ISEB
8 8 (0.84%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.31%) MCITP
10 3 (0.31%) RHCE
11 1 (0.10%) PMP
11 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.82%) QA
2 4 (0.42%) SLA
3 2 (0.21%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.21%) COBIT
3 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.10%) HL7
4 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.31%) Squid
3 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.10%) XenServer
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (0.52%) Puppet
2 3 (0.31%) Cobbler
3 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 305 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 57 (5.98%) Oracle
3 22 (2.31%) Google
4 19 (1.99%) McKesson
5 17 (1.78%) DevExpress
6 13 (1.36%) IBM
7 11 (1.15%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.05%) Business Objects
9 8 (0.84%) VMware
10 7 (0.73%) Adobe
10 7 (0.73%) SAP
11 6 (0.63%) Rackspace
11 6 (0.63%) Cisco
11 6 (0.63%) Progress
12 5 (0.52%) Ektron
12 5 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.52%) Apple
12 5 (0.52%) JBoss
13 4 (0.42%) Sencha
13 4 (0.42%) TIBCO
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + BENEFITS
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