The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 38 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.33% 0.78% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% 1.92% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -15.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 104 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.79% 40.78% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 77 80
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,600 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Cheshire

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
6 4 (44.44%) HTML
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 3 (33.33%) ADO
8 2 (22.22%) OOP
8 2 (22.22%) OO
8 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
8 2 (22.22%) Open Source
8 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (11.11%) QMS
9 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) ADO
6 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
8 1 (11.11%) RESTful
8 1 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (11.11%) XSLT
8 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
8 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) QMS
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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