Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 9 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -2
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 356 404 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.12% 17.95% 11.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.07% 44.30% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 334 399 305
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £48,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

ASP.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,315 912 1,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.07% 40.52% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 813 999
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for ASP.NET in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ASP.NET in Cheshire

ASP.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 ASP.NET within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 0 126 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Chester -7 69 £42,500 +30.77% 15
Crewe -1 31 £32,500 -10.96% 9
Macclesfield -7 29 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Wilmslow -9 19 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Knutsford -43 11 £35,000 -41.67% 2
Alderley Edge -5 10 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Runcorn -2 9 £39,000 +41.82% 4
Congleton - 9 £35,000 - 2
Nantwich +6 8 £37,750 +7.86%
Northwich -2 4 £33,750 +12.50%
Ellesmere Port -1 2 £38,000 +16.92% 1
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing ASP.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 ASP.NET.

1 356 (100.00%) .NET
2 347 (97.47%) C#
3 274 (76.97%) MVC
4 249 (69.94%) SQL Server
5 214 (60.11%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (56.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 130 (36.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 124 (34.83%) HTML
9 119 (33.43%) CSS
10 118 (33.15%) JavaScript
11 117 (32.87%) TDD
12 112 (31.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 110 (30.90%) Web Application Development
14 102 (28.65%) RESTful
14 102 (28.65%) SQL
15 100 (28.09%) AngularJS
16 99 (27.81%) Node.js
17 97 (27.25%) .NET Framework
18 92 (25.84%) Microsoft
19 91 (25.56%) OO
19 91 (25.56%) Ruby
20 87 (24.44%) WCF
20 87 (24.44%) Git (software)
21 81 (22.75%) SQL Server 2014
22 79 (22.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 77 (21.63%) BDD
24 71 (19.94%) NoSQL
25 67 (18.82%) Microsoft Azure
25 67 (18.82%) jQuery
26 58 (16.29%) Entity Framework

ASP.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 33 (9.27%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (6.18%) Umbraco
3 19 (5.34%) CMS
4 8 (2.25%) IIS
5 7 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.84%) Magento
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (18.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (0.84%) Office 365
4 3 (0.84%) OneDrive
4 3 (0.84%) Serverless
5 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.25%) Internet
2 6 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.40%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) DHCP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) LAN
4 1 (0.28%) Skype
4 1 (0.28%) VLAN
4 1 (0.28%) VPN
4 1 (0.28%) WAN
4 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.28%) Wireless
4 1 (0.28%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (69.94%) SQL Server
2 81 (22.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 71 (19.94%) NoSQL
4 45 (12.64%) MongoDB
5 33 (9.27%) SQL Server 2016
6 23 (6.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (5.34%) MySQL
8 15 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.69%) DTS
13 5 (1.40%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.40%) MariaDB
14 4 (1.12%) RavenDB
14 4 (1.12%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 87 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.39%) TeamCity
3 20 (5.62%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.81%) JIRA
6 8 (2.25%) Subversion
7 7 (1.97%) Grunt
7 7 (1.97%) gulp
8 4 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.28%) FxCop
10 1 (0.28%) Selenium
10 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.28%) StyleCop
General
1 27 (7.58%) Finance
2 22 (6.18%) Games
3 16 (4.49%) Advertising
4 11 (3.09%) Retail
5 9 (2.53%) Back Office
6 6 (1.69%) Banking
6 6 (1.69%) Legal
6 6 (1.69%) Marketing
6 6 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.40%) Law
8 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.12%) Publishing
9 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 317 (89.04%) Developer
2 261 (73.31%) .NET Developer
3 83 (23.31%) .NET Software Developer
4 79 (22.19%) C# Developer
5 68 (19.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (19.10%) Software Developer
6 58 (16.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (13.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (10.39%) C# Software Developer
9 33 (9.27%) Messaging Developer
10 23 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 23 (6.46%) Senior Developer
11 19 (5.34%) Web Developer
12 17 (4.78%) Software Engineer
13 16 (4.49%) Junior
13 16 (4.49%) Junior Developer
14 14 (3.93%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (3.65%) C# Software Engineer
16 10 (2.81%) Junior .NET Developer
17 9 (2.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (100.00%) .NET
2 202 (56.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 130 (36.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 124 (34.83%) HTML
5 119 (33.43%) CSS
6 112 (31.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 102 (28.65%) RESTful
8 100 (28.09%) AngularJS
9 99 (27.81%) Node.js
10 97 (27.25%) .NET Framework
11 87 (24.44%) WCF
12 79 (22.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 67 (18.82%) jQuery
14 58 (16.29%) Entity Framework
15 55 (15.45%) KnockoutJS
16 44 (12.36%) Web Services
17 42 (11.80%) WPF
18 34 (9.55%) HTML5
19 33 (9.27%) MSMQ
19 33 (9.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.27%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (2.81%) Fintech
4 7 (1.97%) W3C
5 6 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.40%) User Experience
7 4 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.84%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.28%) NHS
10 1 (0.28%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.28%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.43%) Windows
2 8 (2.25%) Unix
3 6 (1.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.84%) Android
4 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (76.97%) MVC
2 214 (60.11%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (32.87%) TDD
4 110 (30.90%) Web Application Development
5 91 (25.56%) OO
6 77 (21.63%) BDD
7 42 (11.80%) Web Development
8 38 (10.67%) Multithreading
9 36 (10.11%) Kanban
10 34 (9.55%) Dependency Injection
11 25 (7.02%) SDLC
12 23 (6.46%) Scrum
13 21 (5.90%) Unit Testing
14 20 (5.62%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.62%) Software Engineering
15 16 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (3.37%) DevOps
17 10 (2.81%) OOP
17 10 (2.81%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (2.81%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 347 (97.47%) C#
2 118 (33.15%) JavaScript
3 102 (28.65%) SQL
4 91 (25.56%) Ruby
5 38 (10.67%) T-SQL
6 34 (9.55%) VB.NET
7 33 (9.27%) F#
8 15 (4.21%) C
9 14 (3.93%) Java
9 14 (3.93%) Python
10 11 (3.09%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.81%) PHP
12 9 (2.53%) XPath
13 8 (2.25%) VBScript
14 6 (1.69%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.69%) PHP 5
15 5 (1.40%) C++
15 5 (1.40%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.40%) VB
15 5 (1.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (3.37%) Degree
2 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
1 3 (0.84%) SLA
2 2 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (9.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 33 (9.27%) Kibana
1 33 (9.27%) WSUS
2 3 (0.84%) SCOM
3 2 (0.56%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 92 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.34%) Google
3 13 (3.65%) Twitter
4 11 (3.09%) Oracle
4 11 (3.09%) Xamarin
5 10 (2.81%) Facebook
6 6 (1.69%) Capita
7 5 (1.40%) DevExpress
7 5 (1.40%) Teradata
8 4 (1.12%) Adobe
8 4 (1.12%) Castleton
9 2 (0.56%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.56%) HP
10 1 (0.28%) Atmel
10 1 (0.28%) Cerner
10 1 (0.28%) VMware
10 1 (0.28%) WSO2