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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 29 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 23 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.35% 7.41% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.78% 15.18% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 19
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
180 224 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.86% 48.80% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 158 204 232
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Blackpool - 7 £32,500 -
Colne - 5 £35,000 -
Preston -4 4 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Blackburn -10 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Accrington - 1 £38,000 - 1
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (81.48%) C#
3 42 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 34 (62.96%) MVC
5 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
7 20 (37.04%) SQL
8 19 (35.19%) WCF
9 17 (31.48%) VB.NET
10 16 (29.63%) SharePoint
10 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
11 15 (27.78%) jQuery
12 14 (25.93%) CSS
13 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (22.22%) Entity Framework
14 12 (22.22%) Web Services
14 12 (22.22%) HTML
15 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
15 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
15 11 (20.37%) WPF
15 11 (20.37%) Asset Management
16 10 (18.52%) LINQ
16 10 (18.52%) XML
17 9 (16.67%) Ajax
17 9 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
17 9 (16.67%) Web Application Development
18 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
18 8 (14.81%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.41%) NUnit
2 4 (7.41%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (7.41%) Moq
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Junior
6 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Graduate
7 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Team Leader
7 4 (7.41%) Software Development Team Leader
7 4 (7.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (35.19%) WCF
5 15 (27.78%) jQuery
6 14 (25.93%) CSS
7 12 (22.22%) Web Services
7 12 (22.22%) HTML
7 12 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 11 (20.37%) WPF
9 10 (18.52%) LINQ
9 10 (18.52%) XML
10 9 (16.67%) Ajax
11 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (7.41%) NHibernate
12 4 (7.41%) WinForms
13 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (1.85%) SOAP
14 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Tandem
2 4 (7.41%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) MVC
2 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) Asset Management
4 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 9 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.11%) Scrum
6 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) Web Development
8 4 (7.41%) BDD
8 4 (7.41%) Kanban
8 4 (7.41%) TDD
9 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.85%) UML
10 1 (1.85%) CRM
10 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) C#
2 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 17 (31.48%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.41%) RPG
6 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) MCSD
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Google
2 1 (1.85%) Twitter
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits and 35 hour week 9am-5pm
Posted: 3 days ago
Accrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago