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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 27 36
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9  
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 71 69 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.90% 7.27% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.28% 18.60% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 78
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.NET Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 578 371 616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 39.86% 39.09% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 475 338 516
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow +4 19 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Warrington -30 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Crewe - 13 £28,750 - 1
Knutsford - 6 £52,500 -
Chester +7 5 £37,500 +5.63% 4
Runcorn -9 4 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Macclesfield -5 2 £42,500 +54.54%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £47,500 -
Winsford - 1 £40,000 -
.NET Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 136 (100.00%) .NET
2 127 (93.38%) C#
3 112 (82.35%) ASP.NET
4 109 (80.15%) MVC
5 81 (59.56%) Entity Framework
6 73 (53.68%) SQL Server
6 73 (53.68%) SQL
7 72 (52.94%) HTML
8 69 (50.74%) CSS
9 64 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 59 (43.38%) JavaScript
11 54 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (35.29%) jQuery
13 45 (33.09%) AngularJS
13 45 (33.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 42 (30.88%) Microsoft
15 37 (27.21%) Web Services
16 36 (26.47%) Windows
17 35 (25.74%) WCF
18 33 (24.26%) Unit Testing
18 33 (24.26%) XML
19 31 (22.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 31 (22.79%) Visual Studio
19 31 (22.79%) Finance
20 28 (20.59%) HTML5
21 27 (19.85%) Java
22 26 (19.12%) Selenium
23 25 (18.38%) CSS3
23 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
23 25 (18.38%) SOA

.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 15 (11.03%) NServiceBus
2 9 (6.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.41%) Umbraco
4 5 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (3.68%) CMS
4 5 (3.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.94%) IIS
6 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
7 1 (0.74%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.29%) HTTP
2 2 (1.47%) Wireless
3 1 (0.74%) DHCP
3 1 (0.74%) DNS
3 1 (0.74%) NAS
3 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (53.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.24%) MySQL
3 17 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 16 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 16 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.41%) RavenDB
8 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (3.68%) DB2
9 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.47%) DocumentDB
12 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 1 (0.74%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 31 (22.79%) Visual Studio
2 26 (19.12%) Selenium
3 17 (12.50%) FxCop
3 17 (12.50%) JIRA
4 15 (11.03%) SpecFlow
4 15 (11.03%) StyleCop
4 15 (11.03%) Subversion
4 15 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.68%) Moq
6 5 (3.68%) NUnit
7 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.21%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.74%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.74%) Maven
9 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.74%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.74%) Xcode
General
1 31 (22.79%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Banking
2 6 (4.41%) Retail
3 5 (3.68%) Games
3 5 (3.68%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 97 (71.32%) Developer
2 66 (48.53%) .NET Developer
3 52 (38.24%) C# Developer
4 49 (36.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (24.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 28 (20.59%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (19.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (19.12%) Senior Developer
9 23 (16.91%) Software Developer
10 21 (15.44%) Software Engineer
11 19 (13.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (13.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 19 (13.97%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
13 14 (10.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (10.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (10.29%) SQL Developer
14 13 (9.56%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 12 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
15 12 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 81 (59.56%) Entity Framework
4 72 (52.94%) HTML
5 69 (50.74%) CSS
6 64 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (35.29%) jQuery
8 45 (33.09%) AngularJS
8 45 (33.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (27.21%) Web Services
10 35 (25.74%) WCF
11 33 (24.26%) XML
12 31 (22.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 28 (20.59%) HTML5
14 25 (18.38%) CSS3
15 22 (16.18%) REST
16 21 (15.44%) JSON
16 21 (15.44%) Node.js
17 18 (13.24%) NHibernate
18 17 (12.50%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) User Experience
2 11 (8.09%) N-Tier
3 9 (6.62%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (5.15%) PMI
5 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.41%) Fintech
6 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.94%) FMCG
8 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.74%) Contactless
8 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.74%) iPad
8 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.47%) Windows
2 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.47%) Android
3 2 (1.47%) Linux
3 2 (1.47%) Unix
4 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (80.15%) MVC
2 54 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (24.26%) Unit Testing
4 25 (18.38%) SOA
5 24 (17.65%) TDD
5 24 (17.65%) Web Development
6 23 (16.91%) Software Engineering
7 22 (16.18%) Dependency Injection
8 20 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (14.71%) Scrum
9 19 (13.97%) Integration Testing
10 14 (10.29%) Multithreaded Programming
10 14 (10.29%) Multithreading
10 14 (10.29%) Test Automation
11 12 (8.82%) BDD
11 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (8.82%) OO
11 12 (8.82%) Waterfall
12 10 (7.35%) Wealth Management
13 9 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 127 (93.38%) C#
2 73 (53.68%) SQL
3 59 (43.38%) JavaScript
4 27 (19.85%) Java
5 15 (11.03%) TypeScript
6 13 (9.56%) VB.NET
7 12 (8.82%) T-SQL
8 9 (6.62%) XPath
8 9 (6.62%) XQuery
9 6 (4.41%) PHP
10 4 (2.94%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.21%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.47%) C
12 2 (1.47%) C++
12 2 (1.47%) VBScript
13 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.74%) Perl
13 1 (0.74%) SQR
13 1 (0.74%) VB
13 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (16.18%) Degree
2 7 (5.15%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.47%) ISEB
4 2 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) Firmware
2 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.74%) KVM
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) SCOM
2 1 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.68%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.47%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.74%) Cognos
5 1 (0.74%) Google
5 1 (0.74%) HP
5 1 (0.74%) McAfee
5 1 (0.74%) RedGate
5 1 (0.74%) Sybase
5 1 (0.74%) Symantec
5 1 (0.74%) Tableau
5 1 (0.74%) Teradata
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.74%) Zend
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexi Hours, Pension, Life Insurance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Frodsham, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £30001 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-40,000, Bonus, Pension, Flexible Working, Company Mobile
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago