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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 23 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 47 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.16% 4.05% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.34% 8.24% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 18 16
Average salary £38,230 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.82% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,550 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
.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
271 267 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.83% 49.17% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 259 252 202
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -8 14 £35,750 +43.00% 3
Chorley +10 9 £47,000 +10.58%
Blackburn +15 6 £33,500 +48.88% 1
Skelmersdale - 5 £31,500 - 1
Lancaster +7 1 £24,000 -
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
Blackpool - 1 £32,500 - 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 102 (90.27%) C#
3 90 (79.65%) ASP.NET
4 70 (61.95%) SQL
5 63 (55.75%) jQuery
6 60 (53.10%) HTML
6 60 (53.10%) JavaScript
6 60 (53.10%) CSS
7 58 (51.33%) MVC
8 55 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (45.13%) SQL Server
10 44 (38.94%) Microsoft
10 44 (38.94%) WCF
11 40 (35.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (34.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 36 (31.86%) Mentoring
14 31 (27.43%) SOAP
15 30 (26.55%) XML
16 28 (24.78%) SQL Server 2008
17 26 (23.01%) Waterfall
18 24 (21.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 21 (18.58%) T-SQL
20 20 (17.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 18 (15.93%) LINQ
21 18 (15.93%) QA
21 18 (15.93%) iSeries
21 18 (15.93%) RPG
21 18 (15.93%) ADO.NET
22 17 (15.04%) Visual Studio
22 17 (15.04%) XSL

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 16 (14.16%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.96%) ColdFusion
3 4 (3.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.88%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (45.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (24.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (21.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (17.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.77%) MySQL
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (15.04%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.96%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.77%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.88%) NUnit
General
1 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
1 2 (1.77%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.88%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (80.53%) Developer
2 31 (27.43%) C# Developer
3 23 (20.35%) .NET Developer
4 21 (18.58%) Team Leader
4 21 (18.58%) Development Team Leader
4 21 (18.58%) Software Developer
4 21 (18.58%) .NET Team Leader
5 18 (15.93%) Software Development Team Leader
5 18 (15.93%) Software Team Leader
6 17 (15.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (14.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (11.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (11.50%) VB.NET Developer
10 12 (10.62%) Senior Developer
11 7 (6.19%) Lead Developer
12 6 (5.31%) Junior Developer
12 6 (5.31%) Junior
13 4 (3.54%) Programmer
13 4 (3.54%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (79.65%) ASP.NET
3 63 (55.75%) jQuery
4 60 (53.10%) CSS
4 60 (53.10%) HTML
5 44 (38.94%) WCF
6 40 (35.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (34.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 31 (27.43%) SOAP
9 30 (26.55%) XML
10 18 (15.93%) ADO.NET
10 18 (15.93%) LINQ
11 17 (15.04%) XSL
12 16 (14.16%) WinForms
13 15 (13.27%) WPF
13 15 (13.27%) Web Services
14 13 (11.50%) Ajax
15 11 (9.73%) REST
16 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (8.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) iSeries
2 17 (15.04%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.77%) SCORM
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.96%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Android
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (51.33%) MVC
2 55 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (31.86%) Mentoring
4 26 (23.01%) Waterfall
5 17 (15.04%) Load Testing
5 17 (15.04%) Multithreading
5 17 (15.04%) Parallel Computing
6 14 (12.39%) Web Application Development
7 9 (7.96%) Scrum
8 7 (6.19%) OO
9 5 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.54%) Migration
10 4 (3.54%) MVVM
11 3 (2.65%) Web Development
11 3 (2.65%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (2.65%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.65%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (2.65%) ERP
11 3 (2.65%) UML
12 2 (1.77%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 102 (90.27%) C#
2 70 (61.95%) SQL
3 60 (53.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (18.58%) T-SQL
5 18 (15.93%) RPG
6 16 (14.16%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.77%) VB
7 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) MCSD
1 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.93%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) HL7
Vendors
1 44 (38.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) Oracle
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Skelmersdale, Lancashire
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