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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 18 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 68 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.44% 5.14% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.37% 9.85% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 56 25 14
Average salary £37,865 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.02% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
304 264 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.08% 52.17% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 253 255 220
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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 August 2014.

.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 August 2014. 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
Preston +4 16 £30,500 -21.79% 1
Chorley +3 11 £47,000 +56.66% 1
Ormskirk 0 7 £31,500 -16.00%
Blackpool - 4 £42,500 -
Skelmersdale - 4 £37,500 -
Lancaster -10 3 £32,500 +35.41%
Blackburn - 3 £38,230 - 2
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £20,500 -
Colne +4 1 £33,500 -2.89%
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (94.38%) C#
3 73 (82.02%) ASP.NET
4 62 (69.66%) SQL
5 58 (65.17%) jQuery
6 53 (59.55%) CSS
7 49 (55.06%) HTML
8 45 (50.56%) JavaScript
9 43 (48.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 42 (47.19%) MVC
11 41 (46.07%) SQL Server
12 37 (41.57%) WCF
13 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
14 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (29.21%) SOAP
17 21 (23.60%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (23.60%) LINQ
18 19 (21.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 18 (20.22%) XML
20 17 (19.10%) SQL Server 2012
21 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 16 (17.98%) VB.NET
22 15 (16.85%) Web Services
22 15 (16.85%) Web Application Development
23 14 (15.73%) WPF
23 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
24 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
25 12 (13.48%) REST
25 12 (13.48%) WinForms

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (8.99%) SharePoint
1 8 (8.99%) ColdFusion
2 3 (3.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.12%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (46.07%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (21.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (19.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.37%) MySQL
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.99%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (5.62%) Subversion
4 2 (2.25%) Selenium
4 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.12%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 75 (84.27%) Developer
2 27 (30.34%) .NET Developer
3 25 (28.09%) C# Developer
4 19 (21.35%) Software Developer
4 19 (21.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (20.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (15.73%) VB.NET Developer
7 14 (15.73%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (14.61%) Team Leader
8 13 (14.61%) Development Team Leader
8 13 (14.61%) .NET Team Leader
9 10 (11.24%) Software Team Leader
9 10 (11.24%) Software Development Team Leader
10 9 (10.11%) Senior Developer
11 7 (7.87%) Lead Developer
12 6 (6.74%) Programmer
12 6 (6.74%) .NET Programmer
13 4 (4.49%) Junior
13 4 (4.49%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (82.02%) ASP.NET
3 58 (65.17%) jQuery
4 53 (59.55%) CSS
5 49 (55.06%) HTML
6 43 (48.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 37 (41.57%) WCF
8 27 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (29.21%) SOAP
10 21 (23.60%) LINQ
11 18 (20.22%) XML
12 15 (16.85%) Web Services
13 14 (15.73%) WPF
14 12 (13.48%) WinForms
14 12 (13.48%) REST
14 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (12.36%) XSL
15 11 (12.36%) ADO.NET
16 9 (10.11%) Silverlight
17 8 (8.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (11.24%) iSeries
3 8 (8.99%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) SCORM
5 1 (1.12%) iPad
5 1 (1.12%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) MVC
2 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.85%) Web Application Development
4 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
5 11 (12.36%) Parallel Computing
5 11 (12.36%) Scrum
5 11 (12.36%) Load Testing
5 11 (12.36%) Multithreading
6 8 (8.99%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (7.87%) ERP
7 7 (7.87%) OO
8 6 (6.74%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.62%) MVVM
10 4 (4.49%) Web Development
10 4 (4.49%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (4.49%) TDD
10 4 (4.49%) Migration
11 3 (3.37%) UML
11 3 (3.37%) Automated Testing
11 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 84 (94.38%) C#
2 62 (69.66%) SQL
3 45 (50.56%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.98%) VB.NET
5 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.24%) RPG
7 3 (3.37%) PHP
7 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.25%) Java
8 2 (2.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) MCSD
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) HL7
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) Oracle
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