Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 66 120
Rank change year-on-year +46 +54 +42
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 75 72 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.27% 3.62% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.43% 9.15% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 65
Median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,125 £29,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £72,625 £50,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +0.00%

.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 386 787 1,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.56% 39.61% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 312 623 870
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,175 £63,600 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in Cheshire

.NET Core
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in Cheshire.

Salary trend for .NET Core in Cheshire

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in Cheshire over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 +39 37 £47,500 +20.25% 8
Chester +26 23 £47,250 +26.00% 4
Winsford - 4 £45,000 -
Macclesfield +14 2 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Crewe -1 1 £52,500 +16.67%
Alderley Edge - 1 £45,000 -
Congleton - 1 - -
.NET Core
North West

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (92.00%) C#
3 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
3 46 (61.33%) Azure
4 45 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (54.67%) AngularJS
6 37 (49.33%) SQL
7 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 34 (45.33%) MVC
9 28 (37.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (37.33%) React
10 25 (33.33%) CSS
11 24 (32.00%) REST
12 21 (28.00%) .NET Framework
13 20 (26.67%) Entity Framework
13 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET
14 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
15 16 (21.33%) DevOps
15 16 (21.33%) NHibernate
15 16 (21.33%) JIRA
15 16 (21.33%) AWS
15 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
16 14 (18.67%) NUnit
16 14 (18.67%) Selenium
16 14 (18.67%) Performance Testing
16 14 (18.67%) Secure Coding
17 12 (16.00%) SDLC
17 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (16.00%) Scrum
17 12 (16.00%) HTML

.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 4 (5.33%) CMS
1 4 (5.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 46 (61.33%) Azure
2 16 (21.33%) AWS
3 5 (6.67%) Serverless
4 4 (5.33%) GCP
4 4 (5.33%) Logic Apps
5 2 (2.67%) SaaS
6 1 (1.33%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.33%) GitHub
6 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Intranet
2 3 (4.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.00%) Cosmos DB
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2019
5 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (4.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.33%) JIRA
3 14 (18.67%) NUnit
3 14 (18.67%) Selenium
4 11 (14.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (14.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (10.67%) TeamCity
7 7 (9.33%) MSTest
8 6 (8.00%) Cypress.io
8 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.67%) Maven
General
1 6 (8.00%) Retail
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (90.67%) Developer
2 39 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 28 (37.33%) C# Developer
4 20 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 18 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (21.33%) Software Developer
7 12 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (14.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (14.67%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (14.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (10.67%) Angular Developer
10 8 (10.67%) React Developer
11 7 (9.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 4 (5.33%) Azure Developer
12 4 (5.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
13 3 (4.00%) Junior
13 3 (4.00%) Junior Developer
14 2 (2.67%) Lead Developer
14 2 (2.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (54.67%) AngularJS
3 28 (37.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 28 (37.33%) React
4 25 (33.33%) CSS
5 24 (32.00%) REST
6 21 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 20 (26.67%) Entity Framework
8 16 (21.33%) NHibernate
9 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (16.00%) HTML
10 11 (14.67%) Vue.js
11 8 (10.67%) Node.js
12 6 (8.00%) SOAP
12 6 (8.00%) Web Services
13 5 (6.67%) JSON
14 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (4.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.33%) User Experience
3 3 (4.00%) 3D Printing
3 3 (4.00%) CMDB
3 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Android
1 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.33%) MVC
3 16 (21.33%) DevOps
4 14 (18.67%) Performance Testing
4 14 (18.67%) Secure Coding
5 12 (16.00%) Scrum
5 12 (16.00%) SDLC
6 11 (14.67%) Microservices
6 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.67%) TDD
8 7 (9.33%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (9.33%) Project Management
9 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.00%) SOLID
10 5 (6.67%) OO
10 5 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (5.33%) Human Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (92.00%) C#
2 37 (49.33%) SQL
3 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.33%) Python
6 2 (2.67%) Java
6 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) MCPD
1 4 (5.33%) MCSD
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) GDPR
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Kubernetes
1 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Terraform
3 1 (1.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Google
3 4 (5.33%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.00%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.33%) New Relic