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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 46 71 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 42.20% 47.65% 49.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 79.31% 91.03% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 83
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.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
58 78 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 53.21% 52.35% 61.49%
Number of salaries quoted 56 67 103
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 70 (81.40%) ASP.NET
2 68 (79.07%) C#
3 65 (75.58%) SQL Server
3 65 (75.58%) MVC
4 59 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (63.95%) TDD
6 53 (61.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (44.19%) WCF
8 34 (39.53%) KnockoutJS
9 33 (38.37%) Web Application Development
10 29 (33.72%) Node.js
10 29 (33.72%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (30.23%) Dependency Injection
11 26 (30.23%) Streaming Music
11 26 (30.23%) Ninject
12 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
13 23 (26.74%) HTML
14 21 (24.42%) SQL
15 19 (22.09%) Web Development
15 19 (22.09%) .NET Framework
16 18 (20.93%) Scrum
17 17 (19.77%) jQuery
18 15 (17.44%) VB.NET
19 14 (16.28%) CSS
20 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 12 (13.95%) Coaching
21 12 (13.95%) OO
21 12 (13.95%) HTML5
22 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
22 11 (12.79%) AngularJS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 29 (33.72%) Node.js
2 10 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Lync
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) GitHub
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (75.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.49%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.33%) Moq
2 2 (2.33%) NUnit
2 2 (2.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.16%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (83.72%) Developer
2 57 (66.28%) .NET Developer
3 26 (30.23%) C# Developer
4 23 (26.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (22.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.49%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Trainee Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Trainee
11 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Agile .NET Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (2.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (81.40%) ASP.NET
2 53 (61.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (44.19%) WCF
4 34 (39.53%) KnockoutJS
5 26 (30.23%) Ninject
6 23 (26.74%) HTML
7 19 (22.09%) .NET Framework
8 17 (19.77%) jQuery
9 14 (16.28%) CSS
10 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 12 (13.95%) HTML5
12 11 (12.79%) AngularJS
13 10 (11.63%) Entity Framework
14 7 (8.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (6.98%) CSS3
16 4 (4.65%) RESTful
16 4 (4.65%) Web Services
16 4 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Streaming Music
2 7 (8.14%) NHS
3 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.33%) Health Informatics
4 2 (2.33%) Informatics
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Blog
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Android
2 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (75.58%) MVC
2 59 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (63.95%) TDD
4 33 (38.37%) Web Application Development
5 29 (33.72%) Domain-Driven Design
6 26 (30.23%) Dependency Injection
7 19 (22.09%) Web Development
8 18 (20.93%) Scrum
9 12 (13.95%) OO
9 12 (13.95%) Coaching
10 7 (8.14%) BDD
11 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.98%) ITIL
11 6 (6.98%) OOP
11 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (4.65%) Project Management
13 4 (4.65%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 68 (79.07%) C#
2 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.42%) SQL
4 15 (17.44%) VB.NET
5 8 (9.30%) Java
6 4 (4.65%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.16%) VBScript
7 1 (1.16%) R
7 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) MCP
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 5 (5.81%) HL7
3 1 (1.16%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.16%) InterSystems
3 1 (1.16%) Google
3 1 (1.16%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.16%) Facebook
3 1 (1.16%) Twitter
3 1 (1.16%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.16%) Avaya
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