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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 10 78 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.99% 49.06% 44.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.71% 78.79% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 70 61
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
28 99 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 36.36% 62.26% 59.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 88 82
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

.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 8 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 42 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 38 (84.44%) C#
3 35 (77.78%) MVC
4 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (73.33%) SQL Server
6 32 (71.11%) TDD
7 27 (60.00%) WCF
8 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
9 18 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 18 (40.00%) Node.js
9 18 (40.00%) Ninject
9 18 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (40.00%) Web Application Development
9 18 (40.00%) Streaming Music
10 15 (33.33%) HTML
11 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
12 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
12 11 (24.44%) SOLID
13 10 (22.22%) OOP
14 9 (20.00%) OO
15 8 (17.78%) SQL
15 8 (17.78%) CSS
15 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (15.56%) HTML5
17 6 (13.33%) jQuery
17 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
17 6 (13.33%) Project Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Moq
1 4 (8.89%) NUnit
1 4 (8.89%) ReSharper
1 4 (8.89%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Legal
1 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 13 (28.89%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Website Developer
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Head of Development
9 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (60.00%) WCF
4 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 18 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 18 (40.00%) Ninject
6 15 (33.33%) HTML
7 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.78%) CSS
9 7 (15.56%) HTML5
10 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 6 (13.33%) jQuery
10 6 (13.33%) NHibernate
11 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (11.11%) XML
12 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
12 3 (6.67%) WPF
12 3 (6.67%) XSLT
13 2 (4.44%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Streaming Music
2 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) MVC
2 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (71.11%) TDD
4 18 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 18 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 18 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 11 (24.44%) SOLID
6 10 (22.22%) OOP
7 9 (20.00%) OO
8 6 (13.33%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Coaching
10 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Web Development
11 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.44%) ITIL
11 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) C#
2 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) HL7
2 3 (6.67%) QA
3 2 (4.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
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