The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing .NET 11 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 40.74% 4.65% 41.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.33% 33.33% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 25
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £28,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 55.56% 13.95% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 29
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Lancashire

.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 30 July 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) WPF
4 9 (69.23%) MVVM
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) OO
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (38.46%) WCF
6 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) XAML
7 4 (30.77%) Web Development
7 4 (30.77%) LINQ
8 2 (15.38%) CRM
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
9 1 (7.69%) iPad
9 1 (7.69%) BDD
9 1 (7.69%) jQuery
9 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
9 1 (7.69%) System Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Android

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
7 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (15.38%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 9 (69.23%) WPF
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) LINQ
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Scrum
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) MVVM
2 6 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (7.69%) CQRS
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Ektron
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago