Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 167 -
Rank change year-on-year +69 - -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 66 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.47% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.21% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 65 1 0
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% +16.92% -

.NET Core 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 916 1,138 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.27% 40.34% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 755 945 821
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,050 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in Cheshire

.NET Core
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for .NET Core in Cheshire

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in Cheshire

.NET Core
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 Core within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford - 11 £50,000 - 1
Crewe - 10 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 6 £52,500 -
Chester - 5 £35,000 - 1
Macclesfield +16 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Runcorn - 1 £45,000 -
.NET Core
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing .NET Core also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (98.48%) C#
3 59 (89.39%) MVC
4 48 (72.73%) ASP.NET
5 46 (69.70%) JavaScript
6 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
6 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (57.58%) HTML
7 38 (57.58%) CSS
8 37 (56.06%) AngularJS
9 34 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
10 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (48.48%) Web Application Development
12 30 (45.45%) NoSQL
13 29 (43.94%) Greenfield Project
14 26 (39.39%) OO
15 24 (36.36%) Advertising
16 19 (28.79%) SQL
17 9 (13.64%) Windows
18 8 (12.12%) Microservices
19 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
19 7 (10.61%) React
19 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Core
20 6 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
20 6 (9.09%) Kubernetes
20 6 (9.09%) SOLID
20 6 (9.09%) Docker
20 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
20 6 (9.09%) Git (software)

.NET Core
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 2 (3.03%) CMS
1 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 30 (45.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.55%) Power BI
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.55%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.03%) Moq
4 2 (3.03%) MSTest
4 2 (3.03%) NUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
4 2 (3.03%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 24 (36.36%) Advertising
2 4 (6.06%) Music Industry
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (93.94%) Developer
2 39 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 14 (21.21%) C# Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Software Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Head of Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 38 (57.58%) CSS
3 38 (57.58%) HTML
4 37 (56.06%) AngularJS
5 34 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Core
7 7 (10.61%) React
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 6 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 5 (7.58%) WPF
10 4 (6.06%) jQuery
11 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (4.55%) RequireJS
11 3 (4.55%) REST
11 3 (4.55%) SOAP
11 3 (4.55%) Web Services
12 2 (3.03%) WinForms
12 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.94%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.09%) PKI
4 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (89.39%) MVC
2 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (48.48%) Web Application Development
4 26 (39.39%) OO
5 8 (12.12%) Microservices
6 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.09%) SOLID
7 5 (7.58%) Scrum
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.06%) DevOps
8 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.06%) High Availability
8 4 (6.06%) Software Architecture
8 4 (6.06%) TDD
9 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.55%) SDLC
9 3 (4.55%) Software Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 65 (98.48%) C#
2 46 (69.70%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.55%) VB
6 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) VB6
7 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
1 6 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Xamarin