The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 36 25 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 26 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.26% 6.55% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.85% 13.45% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 1
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +26.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.NET Framework
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
264 223 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.44% 48.69% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 246 209 209
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Lancashire region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Lancashire

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Lancashire

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn -5 8 £34,250 +52.22% 1
Preston -6 7 £52,000 +38.66% 1
Blackpool - 6 £32,500 - 1
Chorley 0 2 £47,000 +10.58% 1
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 - 2
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 88 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (85.23%) C#
3 68 (77.27%) ASP.NET
4 49 (55.68%) MVC
5 48 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 47 (53.41%) SQL
7 44 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (48.86%) jQuery
9 40 (45.45%) CSS
10 39 (44.32%) HTML
10 39 (44.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (39.77%) WCF
12 34 (38.64%) SQL Server
13 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
14 28 (31.82%) Mentoring
15 26 (29.55%) XML
16 22 (25.00%) SharePoint
16 22 (25.00%) Waterfall
16 22 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 18 (20.45%) VB.NET
18 17 (19.32%) Visual Studio
18 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (18.18%) SOAP
19 16 (18.18%) T-SQL
20 15 (17.05%) LINQ
20 15 (17.05%) Ajax
21 14 (15.91%) iSeries
21 14 (15.91%) QA

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.41%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.41%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.14%) NUnit
3 1 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.14%) Moq
General
1 2 (2.27%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (82.95%) Developer
2 21 (23.86%) C# Developer
3 20 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 14 (15.91%) Software Team Leader
4 14 (15.91%) Team Leader
4 14 (15.91%) Development Team Leader
4 14 (15.91%) .NET Team Leader
4 14 (15.91%) Software Development Team Leader
5 13 (14.77%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Senior Developer
6 12 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (11.36%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (11.36%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Systems Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Junior
10 3 (3.41%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 43 (48.86%) jQuery
4 40 (45.45%) CSS
5 39 (44.32%) HTML
5 39 (44.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (39.77%) WCF
7 26 (29.55%) XML
8 22 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (18.18%) SOAP
10 15 (17.05%) LINQ
10 15 (17.05%) Ajax
11 13 (14.77%) ADO.NET
12 12 (13.64%) XSL
13 10 (11.36%) Web Services
14 9 (10.23%) WPF
15 8 (9.09%) WinForms
16 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.91%) iSeries
3 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.27%) SCORM
5 1 (1.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.68%) MVC
2 44 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (31.82%) Mentoring
4 22 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 12 (13.64%) Multithreading
5 12 (13.64%) Parallel Computing
5 12 (13.64%) Load Testing
6 11 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.82%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.41%) Scrum
9 3 (3.41%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.27%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.27%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.27%) OOP
10 2 (2.27%) OO
11 1 (1.14%) TDD
11 1 (1.14%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.14%) UML
11 1 (1.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 75 (85.23%) C#
2 48 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 47 (53.41%) SQL
4 18 (20.45%) VB.NET
5 16 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 14 (15.91%) RPG
7 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) MCSD
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.91%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.14%) Google
3 1 (1.14%) Twitter
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