The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 60 87 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 41.96% 49.43% 33.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 90.91% 81.31% 86.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 83 38
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,200 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,350
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.NET
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
66 107 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 46.15% 60.80% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59 103 45
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

.NET
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

.NET Salary Trend in Bolton

.NET
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

1 143 (95.33%) C#
2 134 (89.33%) ASP.NET
3 122 (81.33%) MVC
4 86 (57.33%) SQL Server
5 84 (56.00%) TDD
6 83 (55.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 82 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (48.67%) HTML
9 63 (42.00%) JavaScript
10 50 (33.33%) CSS
11 48 (32.00%) SQL
12 43 (28.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 39 (26.00%) jQuery
14 38 (25.33%) WCF
15 35 (23.33%) HTML5
16 31 (20.67%) Microsoft
17 30 (20.00%) Web Development
18 29 (19.33%) Web Application Development
19 28 (18.67%) .NET Framework
19 28 (18.67%) Domain-Driven Design
19 28 (18.67%) Scrum
20 25 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 23 (15.33%) Razor View Engine
21 23 (15.33%) KnockoutJS
21 23 (15.33%) SQL Server 2012
21 23 (15.33%) T-SQL
22 20 (13.33%) BDD
23 19 (12.67%) OO
23 19 (12.67%) MS Excel
23 19 (12.67%) NHibernate

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (6.67%) Node.js
2 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.33%) IIS
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (12.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) Intranet
2 2 (1.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) Extranet
3 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (57.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.67%) OLAP
7 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.00%) NUnit
4 2 (1.33%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.33%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.33%) Moq
4 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (5.33%) Advertising
2 4 (2.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 144 (96.00%) Developer
2 74 (49.33%) .NET Developer
3 56 (37.33%) C# Developer
4 38 (25.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (24.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (20.67%) Web Developer
7 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (8.00%) Junior
9 11 (7.33%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Junior Web Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.33%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
13 4 (2.67%) C# Web Developer
14 3 (2.00%) Lead Developer
14 3 (2.00%) Senior Web Developer
15 2 (1.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (89.33%) ASP.NET
2 83 (55.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 73 (48.67%) HTML
4 50 (33.33%) CSS
5 43 (28.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 39 (26.00%) jQuery
7 38 (25.33%) WCF
8 35 (23.33%) HTML5
9 28 (18.67%) .NET Framework
10 25 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 23 (15.33%) Razor View Engine
11 23 (15.33%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (12.67%) NHibernate
13 16 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (10.00%) CSS3
15 12 (8.00%) XML
16 11 (7.33%) WinForms
16 11 (7.33%) LINQ
16 11 (7.33%) AngularJS
17 10 (6.67%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.00%) Streaming Music
2 7 (4.67%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.67%) Social Media
4 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (0.67%) Windows CE
2 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.67%) Android
2 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (81.33%) MVC
2 84 (56.00%) TDD
3 82 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (20.00%) Web Development
5 29 (19.33%) Web Application Development
6 28 (18.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 28 (18.67%) Scrum
7 20 (13.33%) BDD
8 19 (12.67%) OO
9 18 (12.00%) CQRS
10 12 (8.00%) OOD
10 12 (8.00%) OOP
11 10 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (5.33%) Coaching
13 6 (4.00%) Software Engineering
14 5 (3.33%) Mentoring
14 5 (3.33%) Refactoring
15 4 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
16 3 (2.00%) Kanban
16 3 (2.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 143 (95.33%) C#
2 63 (42.00%) JavaScript
3 48 (32.00%) SQL
4 23 (15.33%) T-SQL
5 13 (8.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.67%) VB6
7 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) MCP
1 18 (12.00%) MCAD
1 18 (12.00%) MCSD
1 18 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (12.00%) MCTS
2 16 (10.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (20.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (0.67%) DevExpress
2 1 (0.67%) Tableau
2 1 (0.67%) Twitter
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle
2 1 (0.67%) Sybase
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