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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 32 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.31% 5.67% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.72% 11.76% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 10
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
.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
273 238 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.85% 48.18% 53.15%
Number of salaries quoted 265 220 213
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -9 12 £37,750 +16.15% 1
Blackburn +6 6 £33,500 +48.88% 1
Chorley +3 5 £47,000 +10.58% 1
Skelmersdale - 5 £31,500 -
Blackpool - 4 £32,500 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 93 (87.74%) C#
3 81 (76.42%) ASP.NET
4 65 (61.32%) SQL
5 56 (52.83%) JavaScript
5 56 (52.83%) HTML
5 56 (52.83%) jQuery
6 55 (51.89%) CSS
6 55 (51.89%) MVC
7 52 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (42.45%) SQL Server
9 44 (41.51%) WCF
10 42 (39.62%) Microsoft
11 39 (36.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (33.02%) Mentoring
13 30 (28.30%) XML
13 30 (28.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 28 (26.42%) SOAP
15 26 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (24.53%) Waterfall
16 24 (22.64%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (19.81%) T-SQL
18 18 (16.98%) RPG
18 18 (16.98%) VB.NET
18 18 (16.98%) ADO.NET
18 18 (16.98%) QA
18 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (16.98%) Visual Studio
18 18 (16.98%) iSeries
19 17 (16.04%) Enterprise Software

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (16.04%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.60%) ColdFusion
3 6 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.94%) CMS
4 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (42.45%) SQL Server
2 26 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (22.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.94%) MySQL
7 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.60%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
1 2 (1.89%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.94%) Finance
2 1 (0.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (81.13%) Developer
2 27 (25.47%) C# Developer
3 20 (18.87%) .NET Developer
3 20 (18.87%) Software Developer
4 19 (17.92%) Team Leader
4 19 (17.92%) Development Team Leader
4 19 (17.92%) .NET Team Leader
5 18 (16.98%) Software Development Team Leader
5 18 (16.98%) Software Team Leader
6 15 (14.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (13.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (11.32%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (11.32%) VB.NET Developer
9 10 (9.43%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Junior
10 6 (5.66%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Junior Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Systems Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (76.42%) ASP.NET
3 56 (52.83%) HTML
3 56 (52.83%) jQuery
4 55 (51.89%) CSS
5 44 (41.51%) WCF
6 39 (36.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (28.30%) XML
7 30 (28.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 28 (26.42%) SOAP
9 18 (16.98%) ADO.NET
10 17 (16.04%) XSL
11 15 (14.15%) Web Services
11 15 (14.15%) LINQ
12 14 (13.21%) WinForms
13 13 (12.26%) WPF
14 12 (11.32%) Ajax
15 9 (8.49%) REST
16 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (7.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) iSeries
2 17 (16.04%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.89%) SCORM
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.49%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.89%) MVC
2 52 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.02%) Mentoring
4 26 (24.53%) Waterfall
5 17 (16.04%) Parallel Computing
5 17 (16.04%) Load Testing
5 17 (16.04%) Multithreading
6 13 (12.26%) Web Application Development
7 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.77%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.83%) Scrum
9 3 (2.83%) OO
10 2 (1.89%) UML
10 2 (1.89%) OOP
10 2 (1.89%) Migration
10 2 (1.89%) Software Engineering
10 2 (1.89%) Unit Testing
10 2 (1.89%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (1.89%) Android Development
10 2 (1.89%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (87.74%) C#
2 65 (61.32%) SQL
3 56 (52.83%) JavaScript
4 21 (19.81%) T-SQL
5 18 (16.98%) RPG
5 18 (16.98%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.94%) VB
6 1 (0.94%) PHP
6 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) MCSD
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.98%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) HL7
Vendors
1 42 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago