Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 338 354 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.56% 15.82% 11.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.00% 16.34% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 324 354 316
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.01% -0.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,875 £48,750 £52,500
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 3,074 2,166 2,783
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 96.78% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,312 1,810 2,442
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,925 £21,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

.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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -1 133 £42,500 +3.03% 8
Chester +2 66 £45,000 +38.46% 9
Macclesfield -1 31 £42,500 +30.77% 8
Crewe -4 20 £35,000 -4.11% 9
Wilmslow -4 17 £42,500 +10.39% 6
Nantwich +4 13 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Alderley Edge - 10 £37,500 - 4
Runcorn -1 8 £41,500 +27.69% 2
Congleton - 8 £35,000 - 3
Knutsford - 7 £35,000 - 5
Northwich -2 4 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Daresbury -5 2 £30,000 -26.83%
Ellesmere Port -3 1 £45,000 +38.46% 1
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, .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.

1 338 (100.00%) .NET
2 334 (98.82%) C#
3 254 (75.15%) ASP.NET
4 244 (72.19%) SQL Server
5 240 (71.01%) MVC
6 201 (59.47%) Agile Software Development
7 159 (47.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 131 (38.76%) TDD
9 118 (34.91%) SQL
10 115 (34.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 113 (33.43%) HTML
12 112 (33.14%) JavaScript
12 112 (33.14%) RESTful
13 109 (32.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 107 (31.66%) Web Application Development
15 103 (30.47%) CSS
16 102 (30.18%) AngularJS
17 92 (27.22%) Node.js
17 92 (27.22%) .NET Framework
18 89 (26.33%) WCF
18 89 (26.33%) Git (software)
18 89 (26.33%) Ruby
19 88 (26.04%) BDD
20 83 (24.56%) OO
21 82 (24.26%) Microsoft
22 78 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
23 76 (22.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 65 (19.23%) NoSQL
25 61 (18.05%) jQuery
26 58 (17.16%) Entity Framework

.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 32 (9.47%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (4.73%) CMS
2 16 (4.73%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.07%) IIS
4 6 (1.78%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.59%) Confluence
6 2 (0.59%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.30%) Apache
7 1 (0.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (13.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.89%) SaaS
3 2 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.37%) Internet
2 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (72.19%) SQL Server
2 78 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 65 (19.23%) NoSQL
4 36 (10.65%) MongoDB
5 32 (9.47%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (4.44%) MySQL
7 15 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.37%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.78%) DTS
11 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.18%) RavenDB
12 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.59%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 89 (26.33%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.65%) TeamCity
3 19 (5.62%) Visual Studio
4 17 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.66%) JIRA
6 7 (2.07%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.07%) Subversion
7 6 (1.78%) Grunt
7 6 (1.78%) gulp
7 6 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.89%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.89%) Protractor
9 2 (0.59%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.30%) FxCop
10 1 (0.30%) Maven
10 1 (0.30%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.30%) StyleCop
General
1 33 (9.76%) Finance
2 18 (5.33%) Games
3 9 (2.66%) Advertising
3 9 (2.66%) Retail
4 8 (2.37%) Back Office
5 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.89%) Marketing
7 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (100.00%) .NET
2 254 (75.15%) ASP.NET
3 159 (47.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 115 (34.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 113 (33.43%) HTML
6 112 (33.14%) RESTful
7 109 (32.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 103 (30.47%) CSS
9 102 (30.18%) AngularJS
10 92 (27.22%) .NET Framework
10 92 (27.22%) Node.js
11 89 (26.33%) WCF
12 76 (22.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 61 (18.05%) jQuery
14 58 (17.16%) Entity Framework
15 57 (16.86%) Web Services
16 53 (15.68%) KnockoutJS
17 38 (11.24%) WPF
18 32 (9.47%) HTML5
18 32 (9.47%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.58%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (4.73%) Fintech
3 11 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.07%) W3C
5 6 (1.78%) User Experience
6 4 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.59%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.30%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.30%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.03%) Windows
2 3 (0.89%) Android
2 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.59%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (71.01%) MVC
2 201 (59.47%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (38.76%) TDD
4 107 (31.66%) Web Application Development
5 88 (26.04%) BDD
6 83 (24.56%) OO
7 38 (11.24%) Web Development
8 35 (10.36%) Kanban
9 33 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
10 32 (9.47%) Multithreading
11 26 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 23 (6.80%) Scrum
13 21 (6.21%) SDLC
14 17 (5.03%) Collaborative Working
15 16 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (4.73%) Secure Coding
16 14 (4.14%) Mentoring
17 13 (3.85%) Acceptance Criteria
17 13 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
18 10 (2.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 334 (98.82%) C#
2 118 (34.91%) SQL
3 112 (33.14%) JavaScript
4 89 (26.33%) Ruby
5 49 (14.50%) T-SQL
6 42 (12.43%) VB.NET
7 32 (9.47%) F#
8 14 (4.14%) VB
9 11 (3.25%) C
9 11 (3.25%) VB6
10 7 (2.07%) VBScript
11 6 (1.78%) PHP
11 6 (1.78%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.78%) XPath
12 5 (1.48%) Java
12 5 (1.48%) PHP 5
13 4 (1.18%) C++
13 4 (1.18%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 4 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (3.25%) Degree
2 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.59%) MCPD
3 2 (0.59%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.89%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (9.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 32 (9.47%) Kibana
1 32 (9.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.55%) Facebook
3 8 (2.37%) Google
4 7 (2.07%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.78%) Capita
6 4 (1.18%) Twitter
7 3 (0.89%) Adobe
7 3 (0.89%) Castleton
7 3 (0.89%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.30%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.30%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.30%) TIBCO