Period
to 25 April 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 52 86
Rank change year-on-year -70 +34 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 62 104 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.85% 4.65% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 4.80% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 60 98 68
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £27,375 £26,250 £31,600
90th Percentile £48,875 £47,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year +13.33% -0.66% -5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 3,221 2,165 2,446
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.74% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,398 1,739 2,111
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,200 £21,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £56,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured .NET Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in Cheshire

.NET Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for .NET Software Developer in Cheshire

.NET Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Developer in Cheshire

.NET Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Warrington -2 29 £40,000 - 2
Macclesfield -12 15 £42,500 - 2
Nantwich - 4 £42,500 -
Congleton - 4 £47,500 -
Crewe -8 2 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Ellesmere Port +3 1 £45,000 -
Runcorn -1 1 £32,500 -
Northwich -7 1 £42,500 +41.67%
Chester -25 1 £36,500 +12.31% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £30,000 -
.NET Software Developer
North West

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, .NET Software Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring .NET Software Developer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) C#
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (85.48%) ASP.NET
3 50 (80.65%) SQL Server
4 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (62.90%) MVC
6 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (53.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 32 (51.61%) Git (software)
9 28 (45.16%) WCF
10 27 (43.55%) TDD
11 26 (41.94%) Node.js
12 25 (40.32%) RESTful
12 25 (40.32%) NoSQL
13 24 (38.71%) BDD
13 24 (38.71%) Web Application Development
13 24 (38.71%) Ruby
13 24 (38.71%) OO
13 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2014
15 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
16 14 (22.58%) HTML
17 13 (20.97%) CSS
18 11 (17.74%) SQL
19 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
20 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
21 8 (12.90%) SDLC
21 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
21 8 (12.90%) MySQL
21 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
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 2 (3.23%) IIS
1 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 25 (40.32%) NoSQL
3 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (12.90%) MySQL
5 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.61%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) JIRA
3 4 (6.45%) Subversion
4 3 (4.84%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.23%) NUnit
5 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.61%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.61%) MSTest
6 1 (1.61%) Selenium
6 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (85.48%) ASP.NET
3 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (53.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (45.16%) WCF
6 26 (41.94%) Node.js
7 25 (40.32%) RESTful
8 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 14 (22.58%) HTML
10 13 (20.97%) CSS
11 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
12 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
13 6 (9.68%) jQuery
14 5 (8.06%) React
14 5 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (6.45%) REST
16 3 (4.84%) .NET Core
16 3 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (4.84%) WinForms
17 2 (3.23%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.45%) Fintech
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (62.90%) MVC
3 27 (43.55%) TDD
4 24 (38.71%) BDD
4 24 (38.71%) OO
4 24 (38.71%) Web Application Development
5 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.90%) SDLC
7 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (6.45%) Machine Learning
8 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.84%) DevOps
9 3 (4.84%) Scrum
9 3 (4.84%) Web Development
10 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.23%) OOP
11 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (38.71%) Ruby
3 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.74%) SQL
5 5 (8.06%) PHP
6 4 (6.45%) PHP 5
7 3 (4.84%) C
8 2 (3.23%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.23%) ES6
8 2 (3.23%) Python
8 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.61%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) Java
9 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) MCPD
1 1 (1.61%) MCSD
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Capita
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.84%) Xamarin