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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 33 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 23 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.04% 8.11% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.90% 16.11% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 10
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £38,750
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
211 211 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.27% 50.36% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 188 194 195
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

.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 5 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 5 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 - 1
Blackburn -10 6 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Preston -3 5 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Colne - 2 £36,250 - 1
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 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 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (82.09%) C#
3 51 (76.12%) ASP.NET
4 38 (56.72%) MVC
5 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (47.76%) JavaScript
6 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (41.79%) SQL
8 26 (38.81%) SQL Server
9 25 (37.31%) WCF
10 24 (35.82%) jQuery
11 23 (34.33%) HTML
12 21 (31.34%) CSS
13 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
14 17 (25.37%) XML
14 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
15 16 (23.88%) SharePoint
15 16 (23.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
16 15 (22.39%) Visual Studio
17 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
17 13 (19.40%) LINQ
18 11 (16.42%) Web Services
19 10 (14.93%) WPF
19 10 (14.93%) Web Application Development
20 9 (13.43%) Ajax
20 9 (13.43%) SharePoint 2010
20 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
20 9 (13.43%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (23.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.97%) NUnit
2 4 (5.97%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (5.97%) Moq
3 1 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (1.49%) Finance
1 1 (1.49%) Advertising
1 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (86.57%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.39%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Team Leader
5 8 (11.94%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (11.94%) Software Team Leader
5 8 (11.94%) .NET Team Leader
5 8 (11.94%) Software Development Team Leader
6 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.96%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Systems Developer
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Junior
7 6 (8.96%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Graduate
8 4 (5.97%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (76.12%) ASP.NET
3 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (37.31%) WCF
5 24 (35.82%) jQuery
6 23 (34.33%) HTML
7 21 (31.34%) CSS
8 17 (25.37%) XML
9 16 (23.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (19.40%) LINQ
11 11 (16.42%) Web Services
12 10 (14.93%) WPF
13 9 (13.43%) Ajax
14 7 (10.45%) SOAP
15 6 (8.96%) ADO.NET
15 6 (8.96%) WinForms
16 5 (7.46%) XSL
17 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 4 (5.97%) NHibernate
18 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) iSeries
3 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.97%) Tandem
5 1 (1.49%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) MVC
2 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
4 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
5 10 (14.93%) Web Application Development
6 9 (13.43%) Asset Management
7 6 (8.96%) Scrum
8 5 (7.46%) Parallel Computing
8 5 (7.46%) Load Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) TDD
9 4 (5.97%) Kanban
9 4 (5.97%) BDD
10 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.99%) Web Development
10 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.49%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (82.09%) C#
2 32 (47.76%) JavaScript
3 28 (41.79%) SQL
4 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.94%) RPG
5 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) MCSD
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) Google
2 1 (1.49%) Twitter
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle
Colne, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago