Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 51 28
Rank change year-on-year -18 -23 +24
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 106 135 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.67% 4.95% 7.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.20% 12.04% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 85 115 157
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,039 1,121 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 35.99% 41.14% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 838 925 792
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £53,625
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for .NET Framework in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in Cheshire

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Crewe -5 23 £37,500 +7.14%
Wilmslow -10 21 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Macclesfield +10 14 £42,500 -
Chester +6 13 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Warrington -10 13 £48,750 +21.88% 5
Nantwich -8 6 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Alderley Edge - 3 £37,500 -
Northwich +3 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Knutsford -6 2 - -
Frodsham - 2 £25,500 - 1
Runcorn +7 1 £39,500 +5.33% 1
.NET Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (93.40%) C#
3 76 (71.70%) MVC
4 69 (65.09%) ASP.NET
5 66 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (61.32%) SQL Server
7 46 (43.40%) SQL
7 46 (43.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (42.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 43 (40.57%) AngularJS
10 42 (39.62%) JavaScript
10 42 (39.62%) HTML
10 42 (39.62%) Git (software)
11 41 (38.68%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (38.68%) Scrum
11 41 (38.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 40 (37.74%) Microsoft
13 39 (36.79%) jQuery
14 38 (35.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 38 (35.85%) CSS
15 34 (32.08%) TDD
16 32 (30.19%) Entity Framework
17 28 (26.42%) Unit Testing
18 25 (23.58%) RESTful
19 24 (22.64%) Web Services
20 22 (20.75%) OO
20 22 (20.75%) Java
20 22 (20.75%) Xamarin
21 21 (19.81%) Decision-Making
21 21 (19.81%) Problem-Solving

.NET Framework
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 11 (10.38%) Sitefinity
2 9 (8.49%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.89%) Confluence
3 2 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) npm
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (61.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.66%) RavenDB
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.94%) DTS
Development Applications
1 42 (39.62%) Git (software)
2 38 (35.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (18.87%) JIRA
3 20 (18.87%) Visual Studio
4 17 (16.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (15.09%) Jenkins
6 11 (10.38%) MSBuild
7 10 (9.43%) Selenium
8 9 (8.49%) FxCop
9 7 (6.60%) SpecFlow
9 7 (6.60%) StyleCop
10 6 (5.66%) Moq
10 6 (5.66%) NUnit
11 3 (2.83%) SonarQube
11 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.89%) Android Studio
12 2 (1.89%) Protractor
12 2 (1.89%) Xcode
13 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (18.87%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Retail
3 11 (10.38%) Retail Banking
4 7 (6.60%) Banking
4 7 (6.60%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.83%) Advertising
6 2 (1.89%) Games
6 2 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (0.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (80.19%) Developer
2 64 (60.38%) .NET Developer
3 36 (33.96%) C# Developer
4 29 (27.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (23.58%) Senior Developer
5 25 (23.58%) Software Developer
6 20 (18.87%) Senior .NET Developer
7 19 (17.92%) .NET Software Developer
7 19 (17.92%) C# Software Developer
8 18 (16.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 18 (16.98%) Senior C# Developer
9 16 (15.09%) Senior Software Developer
10 12 (11.32%) Senior Software Engineer
10 12 (11.32%) Software Engineer
11 11 (10.38%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 11 (10.38%) Senior C# Software Developer
12 9 (8.49%) .NET Software Engineer
12 9 (8.49%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
13 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 7 (6.60%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (65.09%) ASP.NET
3 46 (43.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (42.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 43 (40.57%) AngularJS
6 42 (39.62%) HTML
7 41 (38.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 39 (36.79%) jQuery
9 38 (35.85%) CSS
10 32 (30.19%) Entity Framework
11 25 (23.58%) RESTful
12 24 (22.64%) Web Services
13 21 (19.81%) WCF
14 17 (16.04%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 16 (15.09%) XML
16 13 (12.26%) Middleware
17 12 (11.32%) JSON
18 11 (10.38%) CSS3
18 11 (10.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Enterprise Software
1 17 (16.04%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.49%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.60%) Fintech
4 7 (6.60%) User Experience
5 4 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) PMI
6 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.15%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (71.70%) MVC
2 66 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (38.68%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (38.68%) Scrum
4 34 (32.08%) TDD
5 28 (26.42%) Unit Testing
6 22 (20.75%) OO
7 21 (19.81%) Decision-Making
7 21 (19.81%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (17.92%) SOLID
9 17 (16.04%) Information Security
10 16 (15.09%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (14.15%) Software Engineering
12 14 (13.21%) Test Automation
13 13 (12.26%) Mentoring
13 13 (12.26%) Wealth Management
13 13 (12.26%) Web Application Development
14 12 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (11.32%) OOP
14 12 (11.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 99 (93.40%) C#
2 46 (43.40%) SQL
3 42 (39.62%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.75%) Java
5 20 (18.87%) T-SQL
6 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
7 9 (8.49%) PHP
8 7 (6.60%) PHP 5
8 7 (6.60%) Ruby
9 6 (5.66%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.89%) C
10 2 (1.89%) C++
10 2 (1.89%) ES6
10 2 (1.89%) Go
10 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.94%) Groovy
11 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) CISSP
2 5 (4.72%) CSSLP
3 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (20.75%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.77%) Facebook
4 2 (1.89%) Capita
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle
5 1 (0.94%) Twitter