The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 119 55 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 66.85% 44.35% 34.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 89.47% 68.75% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 114 47 40
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £41,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 80 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 74.72% 64.52% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 128 68 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Manchester

.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 23 April 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 168 (97.11%) C#
2 160 (92.49%) ASP.NET
3 149 (86.13%) MVC
4 108 (62.43%) SQL Server
5 104 (60.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 83 (47.98%) HTML
7 82 (47.40%) SQL
8 76 (43.93%) JavaScript
9 71 (41.04%) jQuery
10 66 (38.15%) TDD
11 62 (35.84%) WCF
12 57 (32.95%) CSS
13 53 (30.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 42 (24.28%) T-SQL
15 36 (20.81%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (19.65%) BDD
16 34 (19.65%) Razor View Engine
17 33 (19.08%) Scrum
18 32 (18.50%) Windows
19 31 (17.92%) XML
19 31 (17.92%) OO
19 31 (17.92%) .NET Framework
20 30 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
20 30 (17.34%) SQL Server 2008
21 27 (15.61%) VB.NET
21 27 (15.61%) Web Application Development
22 26 (15.03%) CQRS
22 26 (15.03%) Domain-Driven Design
22 26 (15.03%) MCP

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 18 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.51%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (14.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) Intranet
1 3 (1.73%) Wireless
2 1 (0.58%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (62.43%) SQL Server
2 36 (20.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (17.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.58%) DTS
8 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.58%) MySQL
8 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (9.25%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.94%) NUnit
3 11 (6.36%) Moq
4 10 (5.78%) SpecFlow
4 10 (5.78%) Mercurial
4 10 (5.78%) ReSharper
4 10 (5.78%) TeamCity
5 7 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (2.89%) Advertising
1 5 (2.89%) Retail
2 1 (0.58%) Finance
2 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 161 (93.06%) Developer
2 86 (49.71%) .NET Developer
3 64 (36.99%) C# Developer
4 41 (23.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (21.97%) ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (20.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (16.76%) Web Developer
8 22 (12.72%) Software Developer
9 21 (12.14%) Senior Developer
10 16 (9.25%) Lead Developer
11 14 (8.09%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (5.78%) Lead C# Developer
13 9 (5.20%) .NET Web Developer
13 9 (5.20%) Architect
14 7 (4.05%) C# Web Developer
15 6 (3.47%) Senior C# Developer
16 5 (2.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 5 (2.89%) Lead .NET Developer
17 4 (2.31%) Lead Architect
17 4 (2.31%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (92.49%) ASP.NET
2 104 (60.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 83 (47.98%) HTML
4 71 (41.04%) jQuery
5 62 (35.84%) WCF
6 57 (32.95%) CSS
7 53 (30.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 34 (19.65%) Razor View Engine
9 31 (17.92%) XML
9 31 (17.92%) .NET Framework
10 26 (15.03%) Ajax
11 25 (14.45%) HTML5
12 18 (10.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (10.40%) Web Services
13 16 (9.25%) NHibernate
14 15 (8.67%) LINQ
15 12 (6.94%) WinForms
16 10 (5.78%) COM+
16 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 9 (5.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.89%) Social Media
2 5 (2.89%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.31%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.16%) Blog
5 1 (0.58%) Open Source
5 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.58%) Replication
5 1 (0.58%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.50%) Windows
2 4 (2.31%) Android
2 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.73%) Windows CE
3 3 (1.73%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (86.13%) MVC
2 66 (38.15%) TDD
3 34 (19.65%) BDD
4 33 (19.08%) Scrum
5 31 (17.92%) OO
6 30 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (15.61%) Web Application Development
8 26 (15.03%) CQRS
8 26 (15.03%) Domain-Driven Design
8 26 (15.03%) OOD
9 19 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (8.09%) Web Development
11 9 (5.20%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.20%) Pair Programming
12 8 (4.62%) Refactoring
13 6 (3.47%) Unit Testing
14 5 (2.89%) E-Commerce
14 5 (2.89%) Service Delivery
15 4 (2.31%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (2.31%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 168 (97.11%) C#
2 82 (47.40%) SQL
3 76 (43.93%) JavaScript
4 42 (24.28%) T-SQL
5 27 (15.61%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.31%) Java
7 2 (1.16%) C++
7 2 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (15.03%) MCP
1 26 (15.03%) MCAD
1 26 (15.03%) MCSD
1 26 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (15.03%) MCTS
2 17 (9.83%) Degree
3 2 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.78%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.31%) Twitter
3 2 (1.16%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.58%) Google
4 1 (0.58%) Tableau
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle
4 1 (0.58%) Sybase
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