The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 22 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 6 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.61% 0.74% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 1.75% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 10
Average salary £45,000 £36,176 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.39% +20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,650
% change year-on-year
- +9.14%
.NET Framework
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 114 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.33% 42.07% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 103 82
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Chester

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Chester

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Chester region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Chester

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
4 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) Finance
4 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
6 8 (61.54%) N-Tier
6 8 (61.54%) Market Research
6 8 (61.54%) SEO
6 8 (61.54%) Ajax
6 8 (61.54%) jQuery
6 8 (61.54%) HTML5
6 8 (61.54%) Mobile Development
7 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
8 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
8 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
9 5 (38.46%) OO
10 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Gradle
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
4 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 2 (15.38%) Calabash
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
5 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Junior
6 2 (15.38%) Graduate
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) Ajax
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (15.38%) SignalR
7 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
7 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) N-Tier
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Market Research
2 8 (61.54%) SEO
2 8 (61.54%) Mobile Development
3 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
4 5 (38.46%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe