Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 160 -
Rank change year-on-year +54 - -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 61 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.09% 0.037% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.80% 0.089% -
Number of salaries quoted 60 1 0
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +0.00% +38.46% -

.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 1,052 1,123 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 36.05% 41.18% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 851 927 792
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 18 August 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 18 August 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 - 25 £40,000 - 3
Crewe - 11 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford - 11 £50,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 6 £52,500 -
Macclesfield +5 4 £30,000 -40.00%
Chester - 2 £41,500 - 1
Runcorn - 2 £45,000 -
Northwich - 1 £45,000 -
.NET Core
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 61 (100.00%) C#
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (90.16%) MVC
3 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET
4 43 (70.49%) JavaScript
5 36 (59.02%) SQL Server
6 35 (57.38%) CSS
7 34 (55.74%) HTML
8 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (52.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (50.82%) AngularJS
10 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
11 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (39.34%) Web Application Development
13 23 (37.70%) Greenfield Project
14 21 (34.43%) NoSQL
15 20 (32.79%) SQL
16 15 (24.59%) OO
17 14 (22.95%) Advertising
18 9 (14.75%) Windows
18 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
19 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
20 7 (11.48%) jQuery
20 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
20 7 (11.48%) Entity Framework
20 7 (11.48%) React
20 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Core
21 6 (9.84%) Docker Swarm
21 6 (9.84%) Kubernetes
21 6 (9.84%) Microservices

.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 1 (1.64%) CMS
1 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) X.509
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (59.02%) SQL Server
2 21 (34.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.92%) Power BI
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.92%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.64%) Moq
5 1 (1.64%) MSTest
5 1 (1.64%) NUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 14 (22.95%) Advertising
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (91.80%) Developer
2 36 (59.02%) .NET Developer
3 15 (24.59%) C# Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (4.92%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.92%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Head of Delivery
10 3 (4.92%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET
3 35 (57.38%) CSS
4 34 (55.74%) HTML
5 32 (52.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (50.82%) AngularJS
7 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Core
9 7 (11.48%) Entity Framework
9 7 (11.48%) jQuery
9 7 (11.48%) React
10 6 (9.84%) WPF
11 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (4.92%) RequireJS
11 3 (4.92%) REST
11 3 (4.92%) SOAP
11 3 (4.92%) Web Services
12 2 (3.28%) JSON
12 2 (3.28%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.84%) PKI
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (90.16%) MVC
2 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (39.34%) Web Application Development
4 15 (24.59%) OO
5 6 (9.84%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.84%) Microservices
5 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.84%) TDD
6 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.56%) DevOps
6 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.56%) High Availability
6 4 (6.56%) Scrum
6 4 (6.56%) SOLID
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.92%) SDLC
7 3 (4.92%) SOA
7 3 (4.92%) Software Delivery
7 3 (4.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (70.49%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.79%) SQL
4 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
4 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.28%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Docker Swarm
1 6 (9.84%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Xamarin