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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing .NET 19 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 31.15% 40.74% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 70.37% 73.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 1
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
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
27 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 44.26% 55.56% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 5
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
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 31 July 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 28 (90.32%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) WCF
4 17 (54.84%) Web Services
5 14 (45.16%) VB.NET
6 13 (41.94%) WPF
7 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
7 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
8 11 (35.48%) SQL
8 11 (35.48%) Asset Management
9 10 (32.26%) Web Development
10 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.81%) HTML
11 8 (25.81%) IIS
11 8 (25.81%) CSS
11 8 (25.81%) MVC
12 7 (22.58%) Windows
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
13 6 (19.35%) SOAP
13 6 (19.35%) XML
14 5 (16.13%) jQuery
14 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (25.81%) IIS
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) AccuRev
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 26 (83.87%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) WCF
2 17 (54.84%) Web Services
3 13 (41.94%) WPF
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
4 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) CSS
6 6 (19.35%) SOAP
6 6 (19.35%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.90%) XSLT
9 2 (6.45%) LINQ
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.23%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Asset Management
3 10 (32.26%) Web Development
4 8 (25.81%) MVC
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) MVVM
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) OOD
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) VB.NET
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) VBA
6 2 (6.45%) XAML
7 1 (3.23%) VB6
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
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