Period
to 19 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 28 59
Rank change year-on-year -31 +31 -22
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 159 155 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.70% 7.28% 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.24% 17.94% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 131 155 97
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,500 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%

.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 1,414 864 1,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.78% 40.58% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,096 779 960
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,875 £57,750 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.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 February 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 February 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
Chester +7 32 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Warrington -29 31 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Crewe +4 22 £37,500 - 6
Knutsford -24 19 £55,000 - 1
Macclesfield -8 18 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Alderley Edge -4 10 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Nantwich -1 7 £27,500 -38.89% 3
Wilmslow -12 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Ellesmere Port +10 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1
.NET Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 141 (88.68%) C#
3 112 (70.44%) MVC
4 102 (64.15%) ASP.NET
5 100 (62.89%) SQL Server
6 91 (57.23%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (50.94%) JavaScript
8 79 (49.69%) Entity Framework
9 76 (47.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 70 (44.03%) SQL
11 65 (40.88%) Git (software)
12 62 (38.99%) ASP.NET Web API
13 59 (37.11%) CSS
14 52 (32.70%) AngularJS
15 49 (30.82%) HTML
15 49 (30.82%) Finance
16 44 (27.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 42 (26.42%) WCF
18 40 (25.16%) jQuery
18 40 (25.16%) NoSQL
19 37 (23.27%) Web Services
19 37 (23.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 35 (22.01%) SQL Server 2016
20 35 (22.01%) TDD
21 34 (21.38%) Web Application Development
22 32 (20.13%) Node.js
23 31 (19.50%) RESTful
23 31 (19.50%) Microsoft
24 29 (18.24%) BDD
25 28 (17.61%) Wealth Management

.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 6 (3.77%) NServiceBus
2 5 (3.14%) IIS
3 3 (1.89%) Sitefinity
4 2 (1.26%) Confluence
4 2 (1.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.14%) HTTP
2 2 (1.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (62.89%) SQL Server
2 40 (25.16%) NoSQL
3 35 (22.01%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (6.92%) MongoDB
6 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.40%) RavenDB
8 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (3.77%) DTS
9 6 (3.77%) MySQL
10 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.89%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.89%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.26%) Blockchain
12 2 (1.26%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 65 (40.88%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.06%) JIRA
3 10 (6.29%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (4.40%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.14%) Subversion
6 4 (2.52%) Protractor
6 4 (2.52%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.89%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.26%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.26%) Maven
8 2 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 49 (30.82%) Finance
2 23 (14.47%) Banking
3 21 (13.21%) Investment Banking
4 19 (11.95%) Games
5 13 (8.18%) Advertising
6 12 (7.55%) Law
7 9 (5.66%) Retail
8 7 (4.40%) Legal
9 5 (3.14%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.89%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 123 (77.36%) Developer
2 98 (61.64%) .NET Developer
3 40 (25.16%) C# Developer
4 28 (17.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (11.32%) Software Developer
6 15 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (9.43%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (8.18%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (8.18%) Software Engineer
8 12 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (5.03%) Junior
10 8 (5.03%) Junior Developer
11 7 (4.40%) .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.77%) Junior .NET Developer
12 6 (3.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 102 (64.15%) ASP.NET
3 79 (49.69%) Entity Framework
4 76 (47.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 62 (38.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 59 (37.11%) CSS
7 52 (32.70%) AngularJS
8 49 (30.82%) HTML
9 44 (27.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 42 (26.42%) WCF
11 40 (25.16%) jQuery
12 37 (23.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 37 (23.27%) Web Services
13 32 (20.13%) Node.js
14 31 (19.50%) RESTful
15 28 (17.61%) Code First Entity Framework
16 25 (15.72%) KnockoutJS
17 19 (11.95%) HTML5
18 12 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (7.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.55%) Fintech
3 9 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.77%) User Experience
5 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.84%) Windows
2 7 (4.40%) Unix
3 3 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.63%) AIX
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (70.44%) MVC
2 91 (57.23%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (22.01%) TDD
4 34 (21.38%) Web Application Development
5 29 (18.24%) BDD
6 28 (17.61%) Wealth Management
7 23 (14.47%) Scrum
8 17 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (10.69%) Risk Management
9 16 (10.06%) Software Engineering
10 14 (8.81%) Information Security
10 14 (8.81%) Unit Testing
10 14 (8.81%) Web Development
11 12 (7.55%) Asset Management
11 12 (7.55%) OO
12 9 (5.66%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.03%) Data Modelling
13 8 (5.03%) DevOps
14 7 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (4.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 141 (88.68%) C#
2 81 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 70 (44.03%) SQL
4 27 (16.98%) Ruby
5 23 (14.47%) VB.NET
6 19 (11.95%) T-SQL
7 15 (9.43%) Java
8 10 (6.29%) TypeScript
9 8 (5.03%) PHP
9 8 (5.03%) PHP 5
10 7 (4.40%) VBScript
11 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.52%) VBA
13 3 (1.89%) Python
13 3 (1.89%) VB
14 2 (1.26%) VB6
15 1 (0.63%) Dart
15 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (6.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) CISSP
2 4 (2.52%) CSSLP
3 2 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Puppet
1 3 (1.89%) SCOM
2 2 (1.26%) SCCM
2 2 (1.26%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.63%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 31 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.29%) Facebook
2 10 (6.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.14%) AppDynamics
3 5 (3.14%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.52%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.89%) Capita
5 3 (1.89%) HP
5 3 (1.89%) Teradata
6 2 (1.26%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.26%) Google
6 2 (1.26%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.26%) Twitter
7 1 (0.63%) IBM