The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 4 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 26.67% 44.44% 61.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% 100.00% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.NET
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birkenhead region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 40.00% 44.44% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 11
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Birkenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

.NET
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Birkenhead region.

.NET Salary Trend in Birkenhead

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (36.36%) NHS
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Law

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Law
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Application Development Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Development Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
3 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft