The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 7 5
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 302 251 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 28.04% 19.00% 21.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.05% 51.54% 63.56%
Number of salaries quoted 272 219 311
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET 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 479 487 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.48% 36.87% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 414 411 476
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing .NET 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 in Cheshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for .NET in Cheshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Cheshire

.NET
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Warrington +5 82 £40,000 - 9
Crewe +4 49 £45,000 +57.89% 8
Wilmslow +6 36 £42,500 +10.38% 8
Macclesfield 0 27 £40,000 +45.45% 6
Knutsford -4 19 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Ellesmere Port -1 18 £45,000 +62.16% 1
Chester -1 16 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Runcorn -2 9 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Northwich +2 7 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Sandbach - 3 - - 2
Widnes - 3 £37,500 - 1
Congleton - 2 £32,500 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing .NET 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.

1 516 (88.36%) C#
2 379 (64.90%) ASP.NET
3 328 (56.16%) SQL Server
4 323 (55.31%) MVC
5 254 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
6 226 (38.70%) SQL
7 214 (36.64%) HTML
8 190 (32.53%) Microsoft
8 190 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 183 (31.34%) CSS
10 168 (28.77%) JavaScript
11 146 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 145 (24.83%) TDD
13 144 (24.66%) jQuery
14 110 (18.84%) AngularJS
15 105 (17.98%) Finance
16 99 (16.95%) Web Development
17 97 (16.61%) ASP.NET Web API
18 95 (16.27%) WCF
19 90 (15.41%) Dependency Injection
20 83 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 79 (13.53%) Scrum
22 78 (13.36%) Web Services
23 76 (13.01%) Web Application Development
24 75 (12.84%) WPF
25 74 (12.67%) SQL Server 2014
26 72 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
26 72 (12.33%) Entity Framework
26 72 (12.33%) VB.NET
27 69 (11.82%) HTML5

.NET
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 20 (3.42%) Umbraco
2 15 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (2.40%) NServiceBus
4 11 (1.88%) CMS
4 11 (1.88%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.71%) IIS
6 8 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.51%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.34%) Apache
10 2 (0.34%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.34%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.34%) Facebook Platform
10 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.17%) JBoss
11 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.17%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 62 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.54%) Fireworks
2 9 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.34%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) nopCommerce
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (5.14%) SaaS
3 13 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.51%) GitHub
4 3 (0.51%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.34%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Google Play
6 1 (0.17%) iTunes
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.23%) Internet
2 7 (1.20%) HTTP
3 5 (0.86%) Intranet
4 4 (0.68%) LAN
4 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.68%) WAN
5 3 (0.51%) DHCP
5 3 (0.51%) DNS
5 3 (0.51%) FTP
5 3 (0.51%) Network Security
5 3 (0.51%) Wireless
6 2 (0.34%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.34%) RFID
7 1 (0.17%) AMQP
7 1 (0.17%) Firewall
7 1 (0.17%) SMTP
7 1 (0.17%) VLAN
7 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (56.16%) SQL Server
2 74 (12.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 46 (7.88%) MySQL
4 27 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 25 (4.28%) MongoDB
5 25 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.71%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (0.86%) MS Access
12 5 (0.86%) RavenDB
13 3 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.34%) DB2
14 2 (0.34%) GIS
14 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 59 (10.10%) Visual Studio
2 47 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (7.88%) Git (software)
4 38 (6.51%) Subversion
5 36 (6.16%) NUnit
6 33 (5.65%) Moq
7 27 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
8 25 (4.28%) MSTest
9 20 (3.42%) FxCop
9 20 (3.42%) StyleCop
10 19 (3.25%) JIRA
10 19 (3.25%) Selenium
11 16 (2.74%) TeamCity
12 14 (2.40%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.51%) Ant
14 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
15 1 (0.17%) Jasmine
15 1 (0.17%) MSI
15 1 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
15 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (17.98%) Finance
2 19 (3.25%) Banking
3 17 (2.91%) Advertising
4 11 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.37%) Marketing
7 5 (0.86%) Automotive
8 4 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.68%) Games
9 3 (0.51%) Retail
10 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.34%) Legal
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 478 (81.85%) Developer
2 346 (59.25%) .NET Developer
3 238 (40.75%) C# Developer
4 205 (35.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 139 (23.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 134 (22.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 104 (17.81%) Software Developer
8 102 (17.47%) .NET Software Developer
9 75 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 69 (11.82%) C# Software Developer
11 62 (10.62%) Web Developer
12 49 (8.39%) Junior
13 45 (7.71%) Junior Developer
14 43 (7.36%) Senior Developer
15 39 (6.68%) C# Web Developer
16 36 (6.16%) .NET Web Developer
17 34 (5.82%) SQL Developer
18 32 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
19 30 (5.14%) Analyst
20 29 (4.97%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (64.90%) ASP.NET
2 214 (36.64%) HTML
3 190 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 183 (31.34%) CSS
5 146 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 144 (24.66%) jQuery
7 110 (18.84%) AngularJS
8 97 (16.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 95 (16.27%) WCF
10 83 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 78 (13.36%) Web Services
12 75 (12.84%) WPF
13 72 (12.33%) Entity Framework
14 69 (11.82%) HTML5
14 69 (11.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 68 (11.64%) RESTful
16 61 (10.45%) XML
17 45 (7.71%) CSS3
18 44 (7.53%) Node.js
19 43 (7.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.25%) iPad
3 19 (3.25%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.74%) PMI
4 16 (2.74%) User Experience
5 15 (2.57%) Fintech
6 13 (2.23%) N-Tier
7 12 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.05%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.03%) Clustering
8 6 (1.03%) Replication
8 6 (1.03%) Tandem
9 5 (0.86%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.51%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.34%) Contactless
11 2 (0.34%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.34%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.45%) Windows
2 13 (2.23%) Linux
3 10 (1.71%) Android
3 10 (1.71%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.20%) Unix
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (55.31%) MVC
2 254 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (24.83%) TDD
4 99 (16.95%) Web Development
5 90 (15.41%) Dependency Injection
6 79 (13.53%) Scrum
7 76 (13.01%) Web Application Development
8 72 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (10.27%) OO
10 47 (8.05%) Kanban
11 46 (7.88%) BDD
12 43 (7.36%) Unit Testing
13 33 (5.65%) Software Engineering
14 31 (5.31%) SOLID
15 29 (4.97%) MVVM
16 26 (4.45%) SDLC
17 25 (4.28%) Inversion of Control
18 23 (3.94%) ITIL
19 22 (3.77%) Multithreading
20 21 (3.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 516 (88.36%) C#
2 226 (38.70%) SQL
3 168 (28.77%) JavaScript
4 72 (12.33%) VB.NET
5 37 (6.34%) PHP
6 35 (5.99%) T-SQL
7 34 (5.82%) VB
8 33 (5.65%) Ruby
9 32 (5.48%) Java
10 15 (2.57%) F#
11 13 (2.23%) TypeScript
11 13 (2.23%) VBScript
12 11 (1.88%) C
12 11 (1.88%) PHP 5
12 11 (1.88%) VB6
13 10 (1.71%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.37%) C++
15 6 (1.03%) VBA
16 5 (0.86%) Delphi
17 3 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (8.90%) Degree
2 16 (2.74%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.17%) CCA
4 1 (0.17%) ISEB
4 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.45%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) HL7
3 6 (1.03%) COBIT
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.17%) KVM
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (2.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 15 (2.57%) Kibana
1 15 (2.57%) WSUS
2 3 (0.51%) SCOM
3 2 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.17%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 190 (32.53%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.62%) Oracle
3 9 (1.54%) IBM
4 8 (1.37%) Google
4 8 (1.37%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.03%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.03%) Facebook
7 4 (0.68%) Castleton
7 4 (0.68%) Zend
8 3 (0.51%) Lotus
8 3 (0.51%) Netezza
8 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.17%) Apple
9 1 (0.17%) Progress
9 1 (0.17%) RedGate
9 1 (0.17%) Sybase
9 1 (0.17%) Teradata
9 1 (0.17%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Recann
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, childcare vouchers
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000, Pension Scheme,
Posted: 3 days ago
Widnes, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago