Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 19 13
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 240 336 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.32% 11.11% 16.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.62% 11.59% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 226 333 366
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

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 2,494 2,898 2,193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 95.87% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,929 2,224 1,886
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,350 £24,650 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

.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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 2018. 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 -3 103 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Wilmslow -1 43 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Chester -4 30 £42,750 -5.00% 10
Nantwich -4 17 £32,500 -7.14%
Knutsford +24 14 £35,000 - 2
Macclesfield +2 11 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Crewe -6 11 £32,750 -6.43% 1
Northwich -8 3 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Ellesmere Port -2 2 £36,500 -18.89%
Runcorn -5 2 £36,000 -0.69% 4
Frodsham - 2 £31,500 - 1
Winsford - 1 £36,500 -
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 240 (100.00%) .NET
2 238 (99.17%) C#
3 211 (87.92%) SQL Server
4 192 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 174 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (70.42%) MVC
7 165 (68.75%) AngularJS
8 141 (58.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 125 (52.08%) JavaScript
10 115 (47.92%) HTML
11 104 (43.33%) Microsoft
12 100 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 97 (40.42%) CSS
14 96 (40.00%) Scrum
15 77 (32.08%) TDD
16 67 (27.92%) OO
17 65 (27.08%) Web Application Development
18 64 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
19 63 (26.25%) .NET Framework
20 62 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
21 57 (23.75%) SQL Server 2016
22 56 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
22 56 (23.33%) SQL
23 53 (22.08%) WCF
24 52 (21.67%) Advertising
25 51 (21.25%) HTML5
26 50 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
27 47 (19.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 46 (19.17%) Microsoft Azure
29 43 (17.92%) RESTful

.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 4 (1.67%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.25%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.83%) CMS
3 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 46 (19.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.42%) Google Play
4 1 (0.42%) NuGet
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.42%) Hyperconnected
1 25 (10.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (87.92%) SQL Server
2 57 (23.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 32 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 31 (12.92%) NoSQL
4 31 (12.92%) RavenDB
5 11 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.83%) MySQL
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 37 (15.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (7.92%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.33%) NUnit
5 7 (2.92%) JIRA
6 5 (2.08%) Selenium
7 4 (1.67%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.25%) FxCop
8 3 (1.25%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.83%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.83%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.83%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.42%) git-flow
10 1 (0.42%) GitLab
10 1 (0.42%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.42%) MSTest
10 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.42%) Protractor
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.42%) YouTrack
General
1 52 (21.67%) Advertising
2 14 (5.83%) Finance
3 11 (4.58%) Games
4 6 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (0.83%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (100.00%) .NET
2 192 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 165 (68.75%) AngularJS
4 141 (58.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 115 (47.92%) HTML
6 100 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 97 (40.42%) CSS
8 63 (26.25%) .NET Framework
9 53 (22.08%) WCF
10 51 (21.25%) HTML5
11 47 (19.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 43 (17.92%) RESTful
13 38 (15.83%) .NET Core
14 37 (15.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 35 (14.58%) CSS3
16 34 (14.17%) WinForms
17 33 (13.75%) WPF
18 28 (11.67%) jQuery
19 27 (11.25%) Web Services
20 15 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
2 50 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.08%) Fintech
4 5 (2.08%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.67%) PMI
6 3 (1.25%) EPoS
6 3 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.25%) User Experience
7 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.42%) iPhone
8 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (1.25%) Android
3 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (70.42%) MVC
3 96 (40.00%) Scrum
4 77 (32.08%) TDD
5 67 (27.92%) OO
6 65 (27.08%) Web Application Development
7 64 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 62 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (14.17%) Dependency Injection
10 33 (13.75%) Kanban
11 29 (12.08%) Decision-Making
12 27 (11.25%) MVVM
12 27 (11.25%) Unit Testing
13 22 (9.17%) Web Development
14 14 (5.83%) SDLC
15 11 (4.58%) BDD
16 10 (4.17%) OOP
17 8 (3.33%) Asset Management
17 8 (3.33%) E-Commerce
18 7 (2.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 238 (99.17%) C#
2 125 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 56 (23.33%) SQL
4 22 (9.17%) T-SQL
5 16 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.17%) TypeScript
6 10 (4.17%) VB
7 4 (1.67%) Java
8 3 (1.25%) VB6
9 2 (0.83%) PHP
9 2 (0.83%) PHP 5
9 2 (0.83%) Ruby
10 1 (0.42%) Delphi
10 1 (0.42%) ES6
10 1 (0.42%) ES7
10 1 (0.42%) F#
10 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (3.33%) Degree
2 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.92%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Kibana
Vendors
1 104 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.83%) Facebook
3 3 (1.25%) Google
3 3 (1.25%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.42%) Apple
4 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco
4 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.42%) Telerik
4 1 (0.42%) Unisys