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

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 296 220 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.41% 23.18% 20.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.21% 59.30% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 268 210 301
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 £29,700 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  

.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 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
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 June 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 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
Warrington -4 81 £40,000 - 7
Wilmslow +1 47 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Crewe -2 43 £40,750 +16.42% 4
Chester +9 24 £37,500 +2.73% 8
Runcorn -5 22 £32,500 -9.09% 3
Ellesmere Port -3 19 £45,000 +56.52% 2
Macclesfield -1 17 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Knutsford -25 17 £27,500 -54.16% 2
Northwich +11 7 £30,000 -22.58% 2
Congleton - 2 £35,000 - 2
Winsford -1 1 £40,000 +18.51% 1
.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 552 (92.31%) C#
2 380 (63.55%) SQL Server
3 376 (62.88%) ASP.NET
4 359 (60.03%) MVC
5 250 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
6 244 (40.80%) SQL
7 222 (37.12%) Microsoft
8 219 (36.62%) HTML
9 202 (33.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 188 (31.44%) JavaScript
11 171 (28.60%) CSS
12 161 (26.92%) TDD
13 146 (24.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 140 (23.41%) jQuery
15 136 (22.74%) .NET Framework
16 133 (22.24%) AngularJS
17 110 (18.39%) Web Services
18 105 (17.56%) RESTful
19 95 (15.89%) WPF
20 94 (15.72%) Dependency Injection
21 92 (15.38%) Web Development
21 92 (15.38%) Finance
21 92 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 91 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
23 90 (15.05%) OO
24 88 (14.72%) Web Application Development
25 84 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 81 (13.55%) Entity Framework
26 81 (13.55%) WCF
27 79 (13.21%) Visual Studio

.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 25 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (3.01%) Umbraco
3 17 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (2.51%) NServiceBus
5 13 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (2.17%) CMS
6 8 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.00%) IIS
8 3 (0.50%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.33%) JBoss
9 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) Apache
10 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.34%) Fireworks
1 8 (1.34%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.33%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 61 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (6.19%) SaaS
3 12 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.84%) GitHub
5 4 (0.67%) Trello
6 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.34%) HTTP
2 13 (2.17%) Internet
3 12 (2.01%) Wireless
4 7 (1.17%) FTP
5 4 (0.67%) LAN
5 4 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.67%) WAN
6 3 (0.50%) DHCP
6 3 (0.50%) DNS
6 3 (0.50%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.17%) NAS
7 1 (0.17%) RFID
7 1 (0.17%) SAN
7 1 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (63.55%) SQL Server
2 91 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 44 (7.36%) NoSQL
4 41 (6.86%) MongoDB
5 37 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (5.52%) MySQL
8 27 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (3.18%) SQL Server 2016
11 14 (2.34%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.00%) DB2
14 6 (1.00%) RavenDB
15 4 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
17 2 (0.33%) DocumentDB
17 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 79 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 54 (9.03%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (5.02%) TeamCity
4 29 (4.85%) Selenium
5 25 (4.18%) Subversion
6 23 (3.85%) JIRA
7 17 (2.84%) FxCop
7 17 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 15 (2.51%) NUnit
8 15 (2.51%) SpecFlow
8 15 (2.51%) StyleCop
9 10 (1.67%) MSTest
10 9 (1.51%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.84%) Moq
11 5 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.67%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.33%) Maven
14 1 (0.17%) Appium
General
1 92 (15.38%) Finance
2 24 (4.01%) Marketing
3 18 (3.01%) Banking
4 15 (2.51%) Retail
5 14 (2.34%) Advertising
6 10 (1.67%) Games
7 5 (0.84%) Automotive
7 5 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 5 (0.84%) Music Industry
8 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.50%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.33%) Back Office
10 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 2 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 506 (84.62%) Developer
2 373 (62.37%) .NET Developer
3 248 (41.47%) C# Developer
4 221 (36.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 138 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 133 (22.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 121 (20.23%) Software Developer
8 105 (17.56%) .NET Software Developer
9 92 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 75 (12.54%) C# Software Developer
11 57 (9.53%) Web Developer
12 44 (7.36%) Senior Developer
13 40 (6.69%) .NET Web Developer
14 30 (5.02%) C# Web Developer
14 30 (5.02%) Junior
14 30 (5.02%) Senior .NET Developer
14 30 (5.02%) SQL Developer
15 29 (4.85%) Junior Developer
15 29 (4.85%) Software Engineer
16 25 (4.18%) Messaging Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (62.88%) ASP.NET
2 219 (36.62%) HTML
3 202 (33.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 171 (28.60%) CSS
5 146 (24.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 140 (23.41%) jQuery
7 136 (22.74%) .NET Framework
8 133 (22.24%) AngularJS
9 110 (18.39%) Web Services
10 105 (17.56%) RESTful
11 95 (15.89%) WPF
12 92 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 84 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 81 (13.55%) Entity Framework
14 81 (13.55%) WCF
15 74 (12.37%) Node.js
16 68 (11.37%) XML
17 62 (10.37%) HTML5
18 51 (8.53%) KnockoutJS
19 42 (7.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (5.69%) N-Tier
3 32 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 27 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.51%) iPad
6 18 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.01%) Fintech
7 15 (2.51%) User Experience
8 13 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.51%) PMI
10 8 (1.34%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (0.67%) FMCG
11 4 (0.67%) Social Network
12 2 (0.33%) Clustering
12 2 (0.33%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.33%) Replication
13 1 (0.17%) Contactless
13 1 (0.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.54%) Windows
2 11 (1.84%) Linux
3 9 (1.51%) Android
3 9 (1.51%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.34%) Unix
5 3 (0.50%) AIX
5 3 (0.50%) Windows 2000
5 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (60.03%) MVC
2 250 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (26.92%) TDD
4 94 (15.72%) Dependency Injection
5 92 (15.38%) Web Development
6 90 (15.05%) OO
7 88 (14.72%) Web Application Development
8 70 (11.71%) BDD
8 70 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
9 63 (10.54%) Unit Testing
10 59 (9.87%) SOLID
11 53 (8.86%) Scrum
12 39 (6.52%) Multithreading
12 39 (6.52%) SDLC
13 37 (6.19%) Software Engineering
14 35 (5.85%) Kanban
15 33 (5.52%) SOA
16 29 (4.85%) B2B
17 23 (3.85%) MVVM
18 21 (3.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 552 (92.31%) C#
2 244 (40.80%) SQL
3 188 (31.44%) JavaScript
4 77 (12.88%) VB.NET
5 58 (9.70%) T-SQL
6 53 (8.86%) Ruby
7 46 (7.69%) Java
8 31 (5.18%) VB
9 25 (4.18%) F#
10 24 (4.01%) TypeScript
11 21 (3.51%) PHP
12 14 (2.34%) C
13 9 (1.51%) XPath
13 9 (1.51%) XQuery
14 8 (1.34%) C++
14 8 (1.34%) Delphi
15 7 (1.17%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.17%) VB6
16 5 (0.84%) VBScript
17 4 (0.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 47 (7.86%) Degree
2 10 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.51%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.67%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.33%) ISEB
5 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) CCA
6 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.17%) MCAD
6 1 (0.17%) MCPD
6 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.01%) QA
2 8 (1.34%) COBIT
3 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) HL7
5 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.50%) Docker
3 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.33%) KVM
3 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (4.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 25 (4.18%) Kibana
1 25 (4.18%) WSUS
2 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.33%) SCOM
3 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.17%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.17%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 222 (37.12%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.52%) Oracle
3 11 (1.84%) IBM
4 10 (1.67%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.34%) Castleton
5 8 (1.34%) Cognizant
5 8 (1.34%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.00%) Facebook
7 5 (0.84%) Google
8 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.67%) Zend
9 3 (0.50%) Netezza
10 2 (0.33%) SAP
10 2 (0.33%) VMware
11 1 (0.17%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.17%) Cognos
11 1 (0.17%) HP
11 1 (0.17%) McAfee
11 1 (0.17%) Symantec
11 1 (0.17%) TIBCO
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tarporley, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexi Hours, Pension, Life Insurance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tarporley, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Congleton
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £30001 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 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
Runcorn
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 21 days ago