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 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 322 252 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 23.75% 23.33% 21.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.99% 58.33% 59.83%
Number of salaries quoted 283 233 290
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 565 432 595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 41.67% 40.00% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 469 379 487
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +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 May 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 May 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 -4 83 £40,000 - 14
Wilmslow +3 47 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Crewe -1 47 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Chester +9 24 £38,000 +8.57% 7
Knutsford -7 24 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Ellesmere Port -2 23 £45,000 +62.16%
Macclesfield +1 22 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Runcorn -6 14 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Northwich +8 8 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Congleton - 4 £33,750 - 2
Widnes - 3 £37,500 -
Sandbach - 2 - - 1
Winsford -1 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 545 (93.00%) C#
2 377 (64.33%) ASP.NET
3 356 (60.75%) SQL Server
4 351 (59.90%) MVC
5 245 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
6 241 (41.13%) SQL
7 219 (37.37%) HTML
8 200 (34.13%) Microsoft
9 198 (33.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 177 (30.20%) JavaScript
11 173 (29.52%) CSS
12 161 (27.47%) TDD
13 142 (24.23%) jQuery
14 137 (23.38%) .NET Framework
15 133 (22.70%) ASP.NET Web API
16 121 (20.65%) AngularJS
17 102 (17.41%) Web Development
18 98 (16.72%) Web Services
19 96 (16.38%) RESTful
20 95 (16.21%) Dependency Injection
20 95 (16.21%) WPF
21 94 (16.04%) Finance
22 86 (14.68%) OO
22 86 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 85 (14.51%) SQL Server 2014
24 84 (14.33%) Web Application Development
24 84 (14.33%) WCF
25 81 (13.82%) Entity Framework
26 78 (13.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 77 (13.14%) VB.NET

.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 23 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (3.24%) Umbraco
3 17 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (2.56%) NServiceBus
5 12 (2.05%) CMS
6 9 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.37%) IIS
7 8 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.51%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.51%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.34%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.17%) JBoss
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (1.54%) Fireworks
1 9 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.34%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (6.83%) SaaS
3 10 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.02%) GitHub
5 4 (0.68%) Trello
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) Google Play
7 1 (0.17%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.05%) HTTP
1 12 (2.05%) Internet
2 7 (1.19%) FTP
2 7 (1.19%) Wireless
3 4 (0.68%) LAN
3 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.68%) WAN
4 3 (0.51%) Intranet
5 2 (0.34%) DHCP
5 2 (0.34%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.17%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (60.75%) SQL Server
2 85 (14.51%) SQL Server 2014
3 38 (6.48%) MongoDB
3 38 (6.48%) NoSQL
4 33 (5.63%) MySQL
4 33 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (2.73%) SQL Server 2016
8 15 (2.56%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.02%) RavenDB
13 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.34%) DB2
14 2 (0.34%) MS Access
15 1 (0.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 67 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 51 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 33 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (4.78%) Selenium
4 28 (4.78%) Subversion
5 27 (4.61%) TeamCity
6 23 (3.92%) JIRA
7 18 (3.07%) FxCop
8 17 (2.90%) NUnit
9 16 (2.73%) StyleCop
10 15 (2.56%) SpecFlow
11 11 (1.88%) MSTest
12 10 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (1.19%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.19%) Moq
14 4 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.51%) ReSharper
16 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
16 2 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
17 1 (0.17%) Android Studio
General
1 94 (16.04%) Finance
2 19 (3.24%) Marketing
3 18 (3.07%) Banking
4 16 (2.73%) Advertising
5 12 (2.05%) Retail
6 9 (1.54%) Games
7 6 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.85%) Automotive
8 5 (0.85%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.68%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.51%) Publishing
11 2 (0.34%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Billing
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 496 (84.64%) Developer
2 365 (62.29%) .NET Developer
3 246 (41.98%) C# Developer
4 218 (37.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 142 (24.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 138 (23.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 120 (20.48%) Software Developer
8 104 (17.75%) .NET Software Developer
9 95 (16.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 73 (12.46%) C# Software Developer
11 60 (10.24%) Web Developer
12 48 (8.19%) Senior Developer
13 40 (6.83%) .NET Web Developer
14 34 (5.80%) C# Web Developer
15 33 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
16 32 (5.46%) Junior
17 31 (5.29%) Junior Developer
18 27 (4.61%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 27 (4.61%) Senior C# Developer
18 27 (4.61%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (64.33%) ASP.NET
2 219 (37.37%) HTML
3 198 (33.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 173 (29.52%) CSS
5 142 (24.23%) jQuery
6 137 (23.38%) .NET Framework
7 133 (22.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 121 (20.65%) AngularJS
9 98 (16.72%) Web Services
10 96 (16.38%) RESTful
11 95 (16.21%) WPF
12 86 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 84 (14.33%) WCF
14 81 (13.82%) Entity Framework
15 78 (13.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 68 (11.60%) Node.js
17 64 (10.92%) XML
18 63 (10.75%) HTML5
19 48 (8.19%) KnockoutJS
20 44 (7.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (4.95%) N-Tier
3 26 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.90%) iPad
6 16 (2.73%) User Experience
7 15 (2.56%) Fintech
8 14 (2.39%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.88%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.54%) PMI
11 5 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.51%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.51%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.51%) Social Network
13 2 (0.34%) Clustering
13 2 (0.34%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.34%) Replication
13 2 (0.34%) Smartphone
14 1 (0.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 64 (10.92%) Windows
2 11 (1.88%) Android
3 9 (1.54%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.37%) Linux
4 8 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.19%) Unix
6 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) AIX
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (59.90%) MVC
2 245 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (27.47%) TDD
4 102 (17.41%) Web Development
5 95 (16.21%) Dependency Injection
6 86 (14.68%) OO
7 84 (14.33%) Web Application Development
8 76 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (11.09%) BDD
9 65 (11.09%) Unit Testing
10 58 (9.90%) Scrum
11 52 (8.87%) SOLID
12 38 (6.48%) Kanban
12 38 (6.48%) Software Engineering
13 35 (5.97%) Multithreading
14 33 (5.63%) SDLC
15 31 (5.29%) SOA
16 28 (4.78%) B2B
17 21 (3.58%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (3.58%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 545 (93.00%) C#
2 241 (41.13%) SQL
3 177 (30.20%) JavaScript
4 77 (13.14%) VB.NET
5 50 (8.53%) T-SQL
6 47 (8.02%) Ruby
7 45 (7.68%) Java
8 29 (4.95%) VB
9 25 (4.27%) PHP
10 23 (3.92%) F#
11 20 (3.41%) TypeScript
12 13 (2.22%) C
13 9 (1.54%) XPath
13 9 (1.54%) XQuery
14 8 (1.37%) Delphi
15 6 (1.02%) C++
15 6 (1.02%) VB6
16 5 (0.85%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.85%) VBA
16 5 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (9.04%) Degree
2 9 (1.54%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.68%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.51%) ISEB
5 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.17%) CCA
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.17%) MCAD
7 1 (0.17%) MCPD
7 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.22%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) COBIT
3 3 (0.51%) HL7
4 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.17%) Firmware
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.17%) KVM
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (3.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 23 (3.92%) Kibana
1 23 (3.92%) WSUS
2 2 (0.34%) SCOM
3 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.17%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.17%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 200 (34.13%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.14%) Oracle
3 13 (2.22%) IBM
4 11 (1.88%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.71%) Google
6 8 (1.37%) Castleton
6 8 (1.37%) Cognizant
6 8 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.02%) Facebook
8 4 (0.68%) Netezza
8 4 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.68%) Zend
9 2 (0.34%) SAP
10 1 (0.17%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.17%) Apple
10 1 (0.17%) CA
10 1 (0.17%) Lotus
10 1 (0.17%) Telerik
10 1 (0.17%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.17%) VMware
Cheshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Congleton
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits, pension healthcare etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000, Bonus, Pension, Flexible Working, Company Mobile
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago