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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 41 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 33.61% 38.99% 34.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.93% 75.61% 72.88%
Number of salaries quoted 40 53 43
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 £31,350 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
54 82 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 44.26% 51.57% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 59
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £37,800 £48,500
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 27 November 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 107 (95.54%) C#
2 103 (91.96%) ASP.NET
3 89 (79.46%) MVC
4 60 (53.57%) HTML
4 60 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 58 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (51.79%) TDD
6 57 (50.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 53 (47.32%) JavaScript
8 40 (35.71%) CSS
9 36 (32.14%) KnockoutJS
10 33 (29.46%) HTML5
11 28 (25.00%) WCF
11 28 (25.00%) Web Application Development
12 27 (24.11%) Domain-Driven Design
12 27 (24.11%) SQL
13 23 (20.54%) jQuery
14 22 (19.64%) .NET Framework
15 20 (17.86%) Degree
15 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
16 19 (16.96%) Web Development
16 19 (16.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (16.96%) Node.js
16 19 (16.96%) Ninject
16 19 (16.96%) Dependency Injection
16 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (16.07%) Streaming Music
18 17 (15.18%) NHibernate
19 14 (12.50%) AngularJS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 19 (16.96%) Node.js
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.89%) CMS
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.89%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon S3
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Intranet
2 1 (0.89%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) Big Data
5 1 (0.89%) OLAP
5 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.89%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.89%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.89%) NetBeans
2 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (2.68%) Retail
2 2 (1.79%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (92.86%) Developer
2 55 (49.11%) .NET Developer
3 29 (25.89%) C# Developer
4 25 (22.32%) Web Developer
5 24 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Junior
7 14 (12.50%) Junior Developer
8 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
11 4 (3.57%) Development Manager
11 4 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Software Manager
12 3 (2.68%) C# Web Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Junior Software Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2 (1.79%) Junior .NET Developer
13 2 (1.79%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (91.96%) ASP.NET
2 60 (53.57%) HTML
3 57 (50.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (35.71%) CSS
5 36 (32.14%) KnockoutJS
6 33 (29.46%) HTML5
7 28 (25.00%) WCF
8 23 (20.54%) jQuery
9 22 (19.64%) .NET Framework
10 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 19 (16.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (16.96%) Ninject
11 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (15.18%) NHibernate
13 14 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 12 (10.71%) CSS3
15 10 (8.93%) XML
16 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 2
16 8 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
17 6 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Streaming Music
2 11 (9.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.89%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Tandem
5 1 (0.89%) Social Media
5 1 (0.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.25%) Windows
2 4 (3.57%) Linux
3 2 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (79.46%) MVC
2 58 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (51.79%) TDD
3 28 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 27 (24.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 19 (16.96%) Dependency Injection
5 19 (16.96%) Web Development
6 12 (10.71%) OOP
7 11 (9.82%) Scrum
8 9 (8.04%) OO
8 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.14%) OOD
9 8 (7.14%) CQRS
9 8 (7.14%) BDD
10 6 (5.36%) Kanban
11 4 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (2.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
14 1 (0.89%) B2B
14 1 (0.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (95.54%) C#
2 53 (47.32%) JavaScript
3 27 (24.11%) SQL
4 7 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.46%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.46%) Java
6 4 (3.57%) C++
7 3 (2.68%) Python
8 2 (1.79%) VB
9 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) Degree
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.14%) MCTS
2 8 (7.14%) MCP
2 8 (7.14%) MCAD
2 8 (7.14%) MCSD
3 1 (0.89%) ISEB
3 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (0.89%) VMware
2 1 (0.89%) DevExpress
2 1 (0.89%) Twitter
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle
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