The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 19 30 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 48 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.17% 6.17% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.69% 12.45% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 14
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £40,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
232 241 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.15% 49.59% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 195 233 228
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
North West

.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 July 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 July 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 0 9 £30,500 -21.79% 1
Ormskirk 0 8 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Chorley -3 5 £47,000 +56.66% 2
Blackpool - 5 £42,500 -
Skelmersdale - 4 £37,500 -
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £21,000 -
Lancaster -6 1 £32,500 +35.41%
Blackburn - 1 £38,230 - 2
Colne - 1 £33,500 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (96.00%) C#
3 66 (88.00%) ASP.NET
4 57 (76.00%) SQL
5 50 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 49 (65.33%) jQuery
7 43 (57.33%) HTML
7 43 (57.33%) CSS
8 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
9 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
10 31 (41.33%) MVC
11 29 (38.67%) WCF
12 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
13 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (26.67%) LINQ
15 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (25.33%) SOAP
16 17 (22.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (21.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (21.33%) VB.NET
18 15 (20.00%) WinForms
18 15 (20.00%) Web Application Development
18 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
19 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
19 14 (18.67%) Web Services
19 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 13 (17.33%) Dependency Injection
20 13 (17.33%) Inversion of Control
20 13 (17.33%) Razor View Engine
21 12 (16.00%) HTML5

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (8.00%) ColdFusion
2 4 (5.33%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (21.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.33%) MySQL
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.33%) MS Access
8 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.33%) Mercurial
3 6 (8.00%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (8.00%) Selenium
4 5 (6.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (85.33%) Developer
2 28 (37.33%) .NET Developer
3 25 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 20 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (25.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (24.00%) Software Developer
7 16 (21.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (18.67%) VB.NET Developer
8 14 (18.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
9 7 (9.33%) .NET Team Leader
9 7 (9.33%) Team Leader
9 7 (9.33%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (8.00%) .NET Programmer
10 6 (8.00%) Programmer
11 5 (6.67%) Lead Developer
12 4 (5.33%) Software Team Leader
12 4 (5.33%) Software Development Team Leader
12 4 (5.33%) Senior C# Developer
13 3 (4.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 50 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 49 (65.33%) jQuery
5 43 (57.33%) HTML
5 43 (57.33%) CSS
6 29 (38.67%) WCF
7 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (26.67%) LINQ
9 19 (25.33%) SOAP
10 15 (20.00%) WinForms
11 14 (18.67%) Web Services
11 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (17.33%) Razor View Engine
13 12 (16.00%) HTML5
13 12 (16.00%) WPF
14 11 (14.67%) XML
15 10 (13.33%) REST
16 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (9.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.33%) iSeries
4 1 (1.33%) Open Source
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
1 2 (2.67%) Android
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) MVC
2 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 13 (17.33%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (14.67%) Scrum
7 8 (10.67%) TDD
8 7 (9.33%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.33%) ERP
8 7 (9.33%) SOA
9 6 (8.00%) OO
9 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.67%) Multithreading
10 5 (6.67%) Web Development
10 5 (6.67%) Load Testing
10 5 (6.67%) Parallel Computing
10 5 (6.67%) MVVM
10 5 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 72 (96.00%) C#
2 57 (76.00%) SQL
3 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (21.33%) VB.NET
5 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.33%) Java
7 4 (5.33%) PHP
7 4 (5.33%) RPG
8 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) Oracle
Blackburn, Lancashire
networx
Posted: 3 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
networx
Salary: Salary £33,748 to £42,712
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago