The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing .NET 17 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 27.87% 43.33% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.91% 72.22% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 1
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +51.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
Lancashire

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 Blackpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 37.70% 60.00% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 2
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +51.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

.NET
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

.NET Salary Trend in Blackpool

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 26 (89.66%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) WCF
3 16 (55.17%) Web Services
4 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) VB.NET
5 12 (41.38%) Web Development
6 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
6 10 (34.48%) WPF
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (34.48%) IIS
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
7 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
7 9 (31.03%) MVC
8 8 (27.59%) Asset Management
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (20.69%) VB
10 6 (20.69%) HTML
10 6 (20.69%) XML
10 6 (20.69%) CSS
10 6 (20.69%) SOAP
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (13.79%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (13.79%) XSLT

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (34.48%) IIS
2 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (13.79%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) AccuRev
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) .NET Developer
3 13 (44.83%) C# Developer
4 12 (41.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (13.79%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.45%) VB.NET Programmer
9 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Graduate
9 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.45%) .NET Programmer
9 1 (3.45%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Web Services
1 16 (55.17%) WCF
2 10 (34.48%) WPF
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
2 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
3 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 6 (20.69%) SOAP
3 6 (20.69%) XML
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (13.79%) XSLT
6 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) LINQ
8 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.45%) WinForms
8 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Web Development
3 9 (31.03%) MVC
4 8 (27.59%) Asset Management
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) MVVM
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) VB.NET
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) VBA
5 2 (6.90%) XAML
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago