Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 335 371 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.08% 16.39% 12.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.56% 16.85% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 332 369 374
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £48,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2897 2202 3186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.83% 97.30% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2221 1895 2702
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Cheshire

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for .NET Developer in Cheshire

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in Cheshire

.NET Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 125 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Chester +13 55 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Wilmslow +1 34 £42,500 +10.39% 2
Crewe -3 30 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Macclesfield -6 28 £42,500 +30.77% 4
Runcorn -5 14 £36,250 +45.00% 3
Northwich +8 8 £30,000 - 1
Nantwich +6 8 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Knutsford - 8 £35,000 -
Ellesmere Port -1 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Daresbury -5 2 £30,000 -24.05%
Congleton - 1 £47,500 - 2
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 335 (100.00%) .NET
2 332 (99.10%) C#
3 256 (76.42%) ASP.NET
4 243 (72.54%) MVC
5 237 (70.75%) SQL Server
6 179 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
7 157 (46.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 140 (41.79%) HTML
9 126 (37.61%) JavaScript
10 123 (36.72%) CSS
11 119 (35.52%) SQL
12 107 (31.94%) AngularJS
13 106 (31.64%) Microsoft
13 106 (31.64%) TDD
14 95 (28.36%) ASP.NET Web API
15 92 (27.46%) RESTful
16 86 (25.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 82 (24.48%) Web Application Development
18 80 (23.88%) jQuery
19 77 (22.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 75 (22.39%) SQL Server 2014
21 69 (20.60%) WCF
22 68 (20.30%) .NET Framework
22 68 (20.30%) OO
23 67 (20.00%) Node.js
24 65 (19.40%) Ruby
25 62 (18.51%) BDD
26 58 (17.31%) Git (software)
27 57 (17.01%) Web Services
28 49 (14.63%) KnockoutJS

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (3.88%) CMS
3 11 (3.28%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.69%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.19%) IIS
7 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.60%) Confluence
7 2 (0.60%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (13.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.09%) SaaS
3 5 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 5 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.90%) GitHub
6 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.79%) Wireless
2 2 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (70.75%) SQL Server
2 75 (22.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 43 (12.84%) NoSQL
4 31 (9.25%) MongoDB
5 16 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (3.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 12 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.99%) MySQL
11 6 (1.79%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.19%) DocumentDB
13 3 (0.90%) DTS
14 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.60%) RavenDB
14 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 58 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 39 (11.64%) Visual Studio
3 33 (9.85%) TeamCity
4 23 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.09%) Subversion
6 6 (1.79%) Grunt
6 6 (1.79%) gulp
6 6 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.49%) FxCop
7 5 (1.49%) JIRA
7 5 (1.49%) Selenium
7 5 (1.49%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.49%) StyleCop
8 4 (1.19%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.90%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.90%) NUnit
9 3 (0.90%) Protractor
10 2 (0.60%) MSTest
11 1 (0.30%) Moq
General
1 26 (7.76%) Finance
2 9 (2.69%) Retail
3 8 (2.39%) Games
4 7 (2.09%) Marketing
5 5 (1.49%) Back Office
6 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (100.00%) .NET
2 256 (76.42%) ASP.NET
3 157 (46.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 140 (41.79%) HTML
5 123 (36.72%) CSS
6 107 (31.94%) AngularJS
7 95 (28.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 92 (27.46%) RESTful
9 86 (25.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 80 (23.88%) jQuery
11 77 (22.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 69 (20.60%) WCF
13 68 (20.30%) .NET Framework
14 67 (20.00%) Node.js
15 57 (17.01%) Web Services
16 49 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
17 43 (12.84%) Entity Framework
17 43 (12.84%) HTML5
18 42 (12.54%) WPF
19 30 (8.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.76%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.48%) Fintech
3 11 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.39%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.09%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.09%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.09%) User Experience
6 6 (1.79%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.19%) W3C
8 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.60%) iPad
9 1 (0.30%) FMCG
9 1 (0.30%) Life Science
9 1 (0.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.46%) Windows
2 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (72.54%) MVC
2 179 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (31.64%) TDD
4 82 (24.48%) Web Application Development
5 68 (20.30%) OO
6 62 (18.51%) BDD
7 40 (11.94%) Dependency Injection
7 40 (11.94%) Web Development
8 33 (9.85%) Kanban
9 31 (9.25%) Scrum
9 31 (9.25%) Unit Testing
10 29 (8.66%) Multithreading
11 22 (6.57%) SDLC
12 19 (5.67%) SOLID
13 18 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.28%) Mentoring
15 10 (2.99%) E-Commerce
16 9 (2.69%) Collaborative Working
16 9 (2.69%) Project Management
16 9 (2.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 332 (99.10%) C#
2 126 (37.61%) JavaScript
3 119 (35.52%) SQL
4 65 (19.40%) Ruby
5 47 (14.03%) VB.NET
6 43 (12.84%) T-SQL
7 29 (8.66%) F#
8 17 (5.07%) VB
9 16 (4.78%) VB6
10 13 (3.88%) C
11 7 (2.09%) C++
11 7 (2.09%) Java
12 6 (1.79%) XPath
13 5 (1.49%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.19%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 4 (1.19%) PHP
14 4 (1.19%) VBScript
15 3 (0.90%) PHP 5
15 3 (0.90%) XAML
16 1 (0.30%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (3.58%) Degree
2 4 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.30%) MCPD
3 1 (0.30%) MCSD
3 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (8.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 29 (8.66%) Kibana
1 29 (8.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (31.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.28%) Google
3 8 (2.39%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.49%) Adobe
4 5 (1.49%) Castleton
5 4 (1.19%) Twitter
6 3 (0.90%) DevExpress
6 3 (0.90%) Facebook
7 1 (0.30%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.30%) Capita