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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 75 80 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 48.39% 48.48% 38.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 83.33% 74.77% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65 77 55
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £28,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,600 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 107 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 58.06% 64.85% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 76 102 62
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £36,000 £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 24 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 184 (96.84%) C#
2 173 (91.05%) ASP.NET
3 157 (82.63%) MVC
4 114 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 113 (59.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 94 (49.47%) HTML
7 92 (48.42%) TDD
8 88 (46.32%) JavaScript
9 85 (44.74%) SQL
10 67 (35.26%) jQuery
11 62 (32.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 60 (31.58%) CSS
13 53 (27.89%) WCF
14 43 (22.63%) T-SQL
15 42 (22.11%) Microsoft
16 40 (21.05%) Scrum
17 39 (20.53%) HTML5
18 37 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
19 36 (18.95%) OO
20 33 (17.37%) .NET Framework
20 33 (17.37%) BDD
21 32 (16.84%) SQL Server 2012
21 32 (16.84%) Razor View Engine
22 31 (16.32%) Windows
22 31 (16.32%) MS Excel
23 30 (15.79%) Web Development
24 28 (14.74%) VB.NET
24 28 (14.74%) Domain-Driven Design
24 28 (14.74%) Web Application Development
25 27 (14.21%) OOD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 14 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.74%) IIS
3 3 (1.58%) Node.js
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (16.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.68%) Intranet
2 3 (1.58%) Wireless
3 2 (1.05%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.74%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.79%) NUnit
3 10 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 10 (5.26%) ReSharper
3 10 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 10 (5.26%) Moq
3 10 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (5.26%) SpecFlow
4 7 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (4.21%) Advertising
2 7 (3.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 181 (95.26%) Developer
2 90 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 73 (38.42%) C# Developer
4 49 (25.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (23.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (21.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (18.95%) Web Developer
8 21 (11.05%) Software Developer
9 17 (8.95%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.79%) Junior
11 10 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (5.26%) Junior Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Junior Web Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Lead Developer
14 6 (3.16%) C# Web Developer
14 6 (3.16%) Applications Support
15 5 (2.63%) Support Engineer
15 5 (2.63%) Applications Support Engineer
15 5 (2.63%) .NET Web Developer
15 5 (2.63%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (91.05%) ASP.NET
2 113 (59.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 94 (49.47%) HTML
4 67 (35.26%) jQuery
5 62 (32.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 60 (31.58%) CSS
7 53 (27.89%) WCF
8 39 (20.53%) HTML5
9 33 (17.37%) .NET Framework
10 32 (16.84%) Razor View Engine
11 26 (13.68%) NHibernate
11 26 (13.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 24 (12.63%) XML
13 17 (8.95%) LINQ
13 17 (8.95%) Ajax
14 16 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (7.89%) WinForms
16 14 (7.37%) CSS3
17 13 (6.84%) Web Services
18 12 (6.32%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.16%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.05%) Social Media
4 2 (1.05%) Streaming Music
5 1 (0.53%) Tandem
5 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.32%) Windows
2 3 (1.58%) Windows CE
2 3 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.53%) Android
3 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (82.63%) MVC
2 92 (48.42%) TDD
3 40 (21.05%) Scrum
4 37 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (18.95%) OO
6 33 (17.37%) BDD
7 30 (15.79%) Web Development
8 28 (14.74%) Domain-Driven Design
8 28 (14.74%) Web Application Development
9 27 (14.21%) OOD
10 25 (13.16%) CQRS
11 15 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (5.26%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.26%) OOP
13 9 (4.74%) Pair Programming
14 7 (3.68%) Refactoring
15 5 (2.63%) Service Delivery
16 4 (2.11%) Mobile Application Development
16 4 (2.11%) Dependency Injection
16 4 (2.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 184 (96.84%) C#
2 88 (46.32%) JavaScript
3 85 (44.74%) SQL
4 43 (22.63%) T-SQL
5 28 (14.74%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.58%) Python
6 3 (1.58%) Java
7 2 (1.05%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) VB
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (13.16%) MCTS
1 25 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (13.16%) MCP
1 25 (13.16%) MCAD
1 25 (13.16%) MCSD
2 21 (11.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.05%) Twitter
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle
3 1 (0.53%) Sybase
3 1 (0.53%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.53%) Google
3 1 (0.53%) Tableau
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