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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 24 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 9 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.09% 7.74% 7.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.98% 12.24% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
53 98 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 41.73% 63.23% 66.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 88 95
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Bolton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (86.67%) C#
3 26 (86.67%) MVC
4 22 (73.33%) jQuery
5 20 (66.67%) SQL
6 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
7 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (46.67%) WCF
8 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
9 13 (43.33%) HTML
10 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
11 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 10 (33.33%) Windows
11 10 (33.33%) Web Services
11 10 (33.33%) XML
11 10 (33.33%) WinForms
12 9 (30.00%) TDD
12 9 (30.00%) Web Development
12 9 (30.00%) CSS
12 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
13 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
14 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
14 7 (23.33%) Scrum
14 7 (23.33%) SEO
15 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 19 (63.33%) C# Developer
3 19 (63.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (63.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Analyst
9 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
10 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
10 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (73.33%) jQuery
4 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
4 14 (46.67%) WCF
5 13 (43.33%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) Web Services
6 10 (33.33%) XML
6 10 (33.33%) WinForms
7 9 (30.00%) CSS
8 5 (16.67%) Ajax
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (13.33%) LINQ
10 3 (10.00%) HTML5
10 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (3.33%) CSS3
12 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (3.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
4 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 9 (30.00%) Web Development
4 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (23.33%) SEO
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) Web Design
7 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (6.67%) OOP
10 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
10 1 (3.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
5 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) HL7
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) DICOM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) InterSystems