Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 84 56
Rank change year-on-year +10 -28 -31
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 57 78 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.26% 3.01% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.51% 8.83% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 114
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,600 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 759 883 1,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.47% 34.12% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 617 721 1,017
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,800
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 +28 19 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Wilmslow +5 9 £45,000 - 1
Crewe -10 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Chester -18 8 £35,000 -4.11% 2
Nantwich +4 5 £45,000 +63.64%
Knutsford +24 2 £41,250 +26.92% 2
Frodsham +1 1 £40,000 +53.85%
.NET Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (94.74%) C#
3 39 (68.42%) Entity Framework
4 31 (54.39%) AngularJS
4 31 (54.39%) JavaScript
4 31 (54.39%) SQL Server
4 31 (54.39%) MVC
5 29 (50.88%) REST
6 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (42.11%) SQL
8 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
9 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
10 18 (31.58%) Web Services
10 18 (31.58%) CSS
10 18 (31.58%) .NET Core
11 16 (28.07%) HTML
12 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
13 11 (19.30%) RESTful
13 11 (19.30%) Azure
13 11 (19.30%) React
14 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
15 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (15.79%) TypeScript
15 9 (15.79%) Node.js
16 8 (14.04%) OO
16 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
16 8 (14.04%) Selenium
16 8 (14.04%) jQuery
16 8 (14.04%) Collaborative Working

.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 5 (8.77%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) CMS
2 4 (7.02%) Umbraco
3 3 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (3.51%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Azure
2 3 (5.26%) AWS
3 2 (3.51%) GCP
3 2 (3.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Selenium
3 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) Appium
4 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.51%) Calabash
5 2 (3.51%) JIRA
6 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket Server
6 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.75%) MSTest
6 1 (1.75%) NUnit
6 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.75%) TestRail
General
1 3 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 29 (50.88%) .NET Developer
3 16 (28.07%) C# Developer
4 10 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) C# Programmer
6 7 (12.28%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Programmer
7 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Junior
8 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Angular Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (68.42%) Entity Framework
3 31 (54.39%) AngularJS
4 29 (50.88%) REST
5 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
7 18 (31.58%) .NET Core
7 18 (31.58%) CSS
7 18 (31.58%) Web Services
8 16 (28.07%) HTML
9 11 (19.30%) React
9 11 (19.30%) RESTful
10 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (15.79%) Node.js
11 8 (14.04%) jQuery
12 7 (12.28%) JSON
12 7 (12.28%) NHibernate
12 7 (12.28%) SOAP
12 7 (12.28%) WCF
12 7 (12.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.77%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) EPoS
4 2 (3.51%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) MVC
2 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.04%) Collaborative Working
4 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
4 8 (14.04%) OO
5 7 (12.28%) SDLC
5 7 (12.28%) TDD
6 6 (10.53%) DevOps
6 6 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (8.77%) Microservices
7 5 (8.77%) Multithreaded Programming
7 5 (8.77%) Multithreading
7 5 (8.77%) OOP
7 5 (8.77%) SOA
8 4 (7.02%) BDD
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.26%) Fintech
9 3 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 54 (94.74%) C#
2 31 (54.39%) JavaScript
3 24 (42.11%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) TypeScript
5 7 (12.28%) Java
6 1 (1.75%) F#
6 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Sitecore