Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 68 45
Rank change year-on-year -19 -23 -16
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 53 123 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.62% 3.97% 5.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.80% 10.83% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50 101 109
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 779 1,136 1,105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 38.47% 36.69% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 603 910 925
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,200 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +13 13 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Chester +3 11 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Crewe -6 10 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Nantwich +1 7 £45,000 +63.64%
Wilmslow -1 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Runcorn +9 2 £41,250 +4.43%
Frodsham +1 1 £32,500 +27.45% 1
Macclesfield -7 1 £35,000 -22.22% 2
.NET Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (83.02%) C#
3 37 (69.81%) SQL Server
4 36 (67.92%) Entity Framework
5 27 (50.94%) SQL
6 24 (45.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 23 (43.40%) MVC
8 22 (41.51%) AngularJS
9 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
10 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (28.30%) DevOps
11 15 (28.30%) .NET Core
12 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
12 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
12 14 (26.42%) CSS
13 13 (24.53%) HTML
13 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (22.64%) QA
14 12 (22.64%) REST
15 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
15 11 (20.75%) WCF
15 11 (20.75%) OO
16 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
16 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
16 9 (16.98%) WPF
17 8 (15.09%) RESTful
17 8 (15.09%) TeamCity
17 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (15.09%) Web Services
17 8 (15.09%) Octopus Deploy

.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 (9.43%) Confluence
2 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) NServiceBus
3 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.89%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) IaaS
3 3 (5.66%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.89%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (69.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.66%) Power BI
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.89%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
3 8 (15.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (15.09%) TeamCity
4 7 (13.21%) Bitbucket
5 6 (11.32%) JIRA
6 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
7 4 (7.55%) TestRail
8 3 (5.66%) Mercurial
8 3 (5.66%) Protractor
9 2 (3.77%) git-flow
10 1 (1.89%) Appium
10 1 (1.89%) Calabash
10 1 (1.89%) FxCop
10 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (86.79%) Developer
2 27 (50.94%) .NET Developer
3 19 (35.85%) C# Developer
4 14 (26.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.32%) C# Programmer
6 6 (11.32%) Programmer
7 5 (9.43%) Android Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Systems Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Test Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (67.92%) Entity Framework
3 22 (41.51%) AngularJS
4 15 (28.30%) .NET Core
5 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
5 14 (26.42%) CSS
6 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (24.53%) HTML
7 12 (22.64%) REST
8 11 (20.75%) WCF
9 9 (16.98%) WPF
10 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (15.09%) RESTful
10 8 (15.09%) Web Services
11 6 (11.32%) LINQ
12 5 (9.43%) jQuery
12 5 (9.43%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (7.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) EPoS
3 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Android
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) MVC
2 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) DevOps
4 11 (20.75%) OO
5 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.21%) Fintech
6 7 (13.21%) Scrum
7 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.32%) MVVM
8 5 (9.43%) Android Development
8 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
8 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.43%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (9.43%) SOLID
8 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.55%) Agile Testing
9 4 (7.55%) API Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) C#
2 27 (50.94%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.21%) TypeScript
5 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) MCSD
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Xamarin
3 4 (7.55%) webMethods
4 3 (5.66%) Software AG
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore