Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 63 81
Rank change year-on-year -69 +18 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 42 107 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.36% 4.14% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 4.30% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40 104 57
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 2,983 2,491 2,145
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 96.36% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,259 1,952 1,843
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £21,300
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -32 10 £40,000 - 4
Wilmslow +13 8 £45,000 -
Chester -1 7 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Macclesfield -11 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Crewe -14 3 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Northwich -4 2 £42,500 +41.67%
Congleton - 2 £48,750 -
Ellesmere Port +2 1 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £77,500 -
.NET Software Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 32 (76.19%) ASP.NET
4 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (61.90%) MVC
6 22 (52.38%) TDD
7 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
9 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
10 16 (38.10%) HTML
11 15 (35.71%) CSS
11 15 (35.71%) Unit Testing
12 14 (33.33%) Scrum
12 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
13 13 (30.95%) SQL
13 13 (30.95%) OO
13 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
14 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
15 11 (26.19%) jQuery
16 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
17 8 (19.05%) Node.js
17 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
17 8 (19.05%) RESTful
18 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
18 7 (16.67%) WCF

.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 1 (2.38%) CMS
1 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.76%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) NUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.38%) MSTest
5 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (38.10%) HTML
6 15 (35.71%) CSS
7 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
9 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (26.19%) jQuery
11 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (19.05%) Node.js
12 8 (19.05%) RESTful
13 7 (16.67%) WCF
14 3 (7.14%) .NET Core
14 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
15 2 (4.76%) React
16 1 (2.38%) Android SDK
16 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 1 (2.38%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) MVC
3 22 (52.38%) TDD
4 15 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 14 (33.33%) Scrum
6 13 (30.95%) OO
7 7 (16.67%) BDD
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.67%) OOP
7 7 (16.67%) Web Application Development
8 6 (14.29%) Decision-Making
8 6 (14.29%) Kanban
8 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.76%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (2.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Ruby
5 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) ES6
7 1 (2.38%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.38%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Capita
3 1 (2.38%) Xamarin