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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 77 78 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 50.66% 47.56% 35.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 81.05% 72.90% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 68 75 52
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £30,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
95 107 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 62.50% 65.24% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 82 102 60
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,400 £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 11 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 190 (96.94%) C#
2 179 (91.33%) ASP.NET
3 162 (82.65%) MVC
4 118 (60.20%) SQL Server
4 118 (60.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 98 (50.00%) HTML
6 89 (45.41%) JavaScript
6 89 (45.41%) SQL
7 88 (44.90%) TDD
8 72 (36.73%) jQuery
9 64 (32.65%) CSS
9 64 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 54 (27.55%) WCF
11 48 (24.49%) T-SQL
12 43 (21.94%) Microsoft
13 41 (20.92%) Scrum
14 38 (19.39%) HTML5
15 37 (18.88%) OO
15 37 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (17.35%) BDD
16 34 (17.35%) Razor View Engine
16 34 (17.35%) SQL Server 2012
17 33 (16.84%) Windows
17 33 (16.84%) MS Excel
18 32 (16.33%) .NET Framework
19 30 (15.31%) VB.NET
20 28 (14.29%) OOD
20 28 (14.29%) Web Development
21 27 (13.78%) Web Application Development
21 27 (13.78%) Domain-Driven Design

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 17 (8.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.10%) IIS
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.51%) Node.js
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.57%) Intranet
2 3 (1.53%) Wireless
3 2 (1.02%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (60.20%) SQL Server
2 34 (17.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (12.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.51%) Big Data
7 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (8.16%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.12%) NUnit
3 11 (5.61%) Moq
4 10 (5.10%) SpecFlow
4 10 (5.10%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (5.10%) Mercurial
4 10 (5.10%) ReSharper
4 10 (5.10%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (4.08%) Advertising
1 8 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 187 (95.41%) Developer
2 93 (47.45%) .NET Developer
3 74 (37.76%) C# Developer
4 49 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (22.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (19.39%) Web Developer
8 22 (11.22%) Software Developer
9 18 (9.18%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.61%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (5.10%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.59%) Junior
13 8 (4.08%) Junior Developer
14 7 (3.57%) Junior Web Developer
14 7 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
15 6 (3.06%) .NET Web Developer
15 6 (3.06%) Architect
15 6 (3.06%) Applications Support
16 5 (2.55%) Support Engineer
16 5 (2.55%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (91.33%) ASP.NET
2 118 (60.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 98 (50.00%) HTML
4 72 (36.73%) jQuery
5 64 (32.65%) CSS
5 64 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 54 (27.55%) WCF
7 38 (19.39%) HTML5
8 34 (17.35%) Razor View Engine
9 32 (16.33%) .NET Framework
10 26 (13.27%) XML
11 25 (12.76%) NHibernate
12 24 (12.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 20 (10.20%) Ajax
14 18 (9.18%) LINQ
15 15 (7.65%) WinForms
15 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (7.14%) CSS3
17 12 (6.12%) Web Services
18 11 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.06%) N-Tier
2 6 (3.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.02%) Social Media
4 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.51%) Tandem
4 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.84%) Windows
2 3 (1.53%) Windows CE
2 3 (1.53%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.02%) Android
3 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (82.65%) MVC
2 88 (44.90%) TDD
3 41 (20.92%) Scrum
4 37 (18.88%) OO
4 37 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (17.35%) BDD
6 28 (14.29%) OOD
6 28 (14.29%) Web Development
7 27 (13.78%) Web Application Development
7 27 (13.78%) Domain-Driven Design
8 26 (13.27%) CQRS
9 17 (8.67%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (6.12%) Software Engineering
11 9 (4.59%) Pair Programming
11 9 (4.59%) OOP
12 7 (3.57%) Refactoring
13 5 (2.55%) Service Delivery
14 4 (2.04%) E-Commerce
14 4 (2.04%) Logistics
14 4 (2.04%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 190 (96.94%) C#
2 89 (45.41%) JavaScript
2 89 (45.41%) SQL
3 48 (24.49%) T-SQL
4 30 (15.31%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.04%) Java
6 3 (1.53%) Python
7 2 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (0.51%) C
8 1 (0.51%) VB
8 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (13.27%) MCP
1 26 (13.27%) MCAD
1 26 (13.27%) MCSD
1 26 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (13.27%) MCTS
2 20 (10.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.55%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.02%) Twitter
3 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle
3 1 (0.51%) Sybase
3 1 (0.51%) Google
3 1 (0.51%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.51%) Tableau
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