Period
to 16 July 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 296 383 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.38% 14.80% 12.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.73% 15.36% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 278 378 268
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,625 £48,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3,043 2,494 2,145
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 96.37% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,301 1,951 1,848
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -6 85 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Macclesfield +3 48 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wilmslow -1 38 £42,500 - 6
Crewe -10 34 £40,000 - 4
Chester +1 30 £47,500 +35.71% 11
Nantwich -2 16 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Knutsford -7 11 £56,250 +104.55% 2
Runcorn +5 10 £38,750 +23.02%
Congleton - 7 £35,000 -
Northwich -8 4 £42,500 +21.43%
Alderley Edge - 4 £37,500 - 1
Winsford +2 2 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Ellesmere Port 0 1 £45,000 - 1
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 296 (100.00%) .NET
2 292 (98.65%) C#
3 243 (82.09%) ASP.NET
4 235 (79.39%) MVC
5 233 (78.72%) SQL Server
6 172 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
7 170 (57.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 137 (46.28%) AngularJS
9 135 (45.61%) HTML
10 134 (45.27%) JavaScript
11 125 (42.23%) CSS
12 113 (38.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 86 (29.05%) SQL
14 85 (28.72%) Microsoft
14 85 (28.72%) Web Application Development
15 82 (27.70%) TDD
16 77 (26.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 77 (26.01%) Git (software)
17 76 (25.68%) .NET Framework
18 74 (25.00%) RESTful
19 73 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 70 (23.65%) SQL Server 2016
20 70 (23.65%) WCF
21 62 (20.95%) jQuery
22 58 (19.59%) Scrum
23 51 (17.23%) NoSQL
24 50 (16.89%) Greenfield Project
25 48 (16.22%) OO
26 47 (15.88%) Finance
27 46 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure

.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 10 (3.38%) Umbraco
2 7 (2.36%) CMS
3 6 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.35%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.01%) IIS
6 2 (0.68%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Fireworks
1 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.34%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.01%) GitHub
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.43%) Internet
2 15 (5.07%) Hyperconnected
3 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.68%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (78.72%) SQL Server
2 70 (23.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 51 (17.23%) NoSQL
4 27 (9.12%) MongoDB
5 24 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 21 (7.09%) RavenDB
7 17 (5.74%) Relational Database
8 14 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (3.72%) MySQL
10 9 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.34%) DTS
Development Applications
1 77 (26.01%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.45%) JIRA
3 24 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 17 (5.74%) NUnit
4 17 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.72%) Selenium
5 11 (3.72%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.36%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.03%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.03%) Moq
10 5 (1.69%) MSBuild
11 4 (1.35%) JIRA Agile
11 4 (1.35%) Subversion
12 3 (1.01%) FxCop
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.68%) MSTest
13 2 (0.68%) Protractor
14 1 (0.34%) GitLab
General
1 47 (15.88%) Finance
2 26 (8.78%) Advertising
3 15 (5.07%) Games
4 12 (4.05%) Retail
5 7 (2.36%) Marketing
6 5 (1.69%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.35%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (100.00%) .NET
2 243 (82.09%) ASP.NET
3 170 (57.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 137 (46.28%) AngularJS
5 135 (45.61%) HTML
6 125 (42.23%) CSS
7 113 (38.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 77 (26.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 76 (25.68%) .NET Framework
10 74 (25.00%) RESTful
11 73 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 70 (23.65%) WCF
13 62 (20.95%) jQuery
14 42 (14.19%) KnockoutJS
15 40 (13.51%) HTML5
16 38 (12.84%) Node.js
17 37 (12.50%) WinForms
18 35 (11.82%) Web Services
19 34 (11.49%) .NET Core
20 31 (10.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.89%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (8.78%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.38%) Fintech
5 9 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.68%) PKI
9 2 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.68%) User Experience
9 2 (0.68%) W3C
10 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.42%) Windows
2 3 (1.01%) Android
3 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (79.39%) MVC
2 172 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (28.72%) Web Application Development
4 82 (27.70%) TDD
5 58 (19.59%) Scrum
6 48 (16.22%) OO
7 44 (14.86%) Unit Testing
8 43 (14.53%) BDD
9 35 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
10 31 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (9.80%) Kanban
13 26 (8.78%) Web Development
14 17 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (5.74%) OOP
15 15 (5.07%) MVVM
15 15 (5.07%) SDLC
16 14 (4.73%) Customer Requirements
17 13 (4.39%) Test Automation
18 12 (4.05%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 292 (98.65%) C#
2 134 (45.27%) JavaScript
3 86 (29.05%) SQL
4 36 (12.16%) Ruby
5 31 (10.47%) T-SQL
6 22 (7.43%) VB.NET
7 19 (6.42%) VB
8 16 (5.41%) PHP
9 15 (5.07%) VB6
10 11 (3.72%) PHP 5
11 6 (2.03%) F#
11 6 (2.03%) Java
12 5 (1.69%) Python
12 5 (1.69%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.35%) C
14 3 (1.01%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.68%) C++
15 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (4.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (2.03%) Kibana
1 6 (2.03%) WSUS
2 2 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 85 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.41%) Facebook
3 11 (3.72%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.04%) Capita
5 4 (1.35%) Twitter
6 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.34%) Apple
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco