The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 23 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 14 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.21% 8.43% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 13.39% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 112 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 50.66% 62.92% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 68 108 40
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Bolton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) MVC
3 28 (90.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 23 (74.19%) SQL Server
4 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
5 21 (67.74%) HTML
5 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
6 19 (61.29%) CSS
6 19 (61.29%) TDD
7 17 (54.84%) jQuery
7 17 (54.84%) SQL
8 14 (45.16%) NHibernate
8 14 (45.16%) HTML5
9 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (41.94%) Scrum
10 10 (32.26%) CSS3
10 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (32.26%) Web Development
11 8 (25.81%) Degree
11 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 7 (22.58%) WCF
13 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
13 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (12.90%) IIS
14 4 (12.90%) OOP
14 4 (12.90%) OO
14 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
14 4 (12.90%) XML

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (74.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) .NET Developer
3 19 (61.29%) C# Developer
4 16 (51.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (48.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
10 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
10 1 (3.23%) CMS Developer
10 1 (3.23%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
4 21 (67.74%) HTML
5 19 (61.29%) CSS
6 17 (54.84%) jQuery
7 14 (45.16%) HTML5
7 14 (45.16%) NHibernate
8 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (32.26%) CSS3
9 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (22.58%) WCF
11 4 (12.90%) XML
11 4 (12.90%) Ajax
11 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
12 3 (9.68%) Web Services
12 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (3.23%) Kendo UI
13 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) MVC
2 19 (61.29%) TDD
3 13 (41.94%) Scrum
4 10 (32.26%) Web Development
5 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) OOP
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) OOD
7 3 (9.68%) Kanban
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
8 1 (3.23%) B2B
8 1 (3.23%) Logistics
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter