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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 14 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 72 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.13% 3.54% 5.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 6.83% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 61 18 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
288 278 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.50% 51.77% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 251 268 204
Average salary £38,230 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 18 £30,500 +6.08% 2
Chorley - 16 £47,000 -
Blackburn - 5 £38,230 - 1
Ormskirk 0 4 £31,500 -16.00%
Lancaster 0 3 £24,000 -
Skelmersdale - 3 £37,500 - 1
Blackpool - 1 £37,500 - 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (93.14%) C#
3 80 (78.43%) ASP.NET
4 69 (67.65%) SQL
5 63 (61.76%) jQuery
6 58 (56.86%) HTML
6 58 (56.86%) CSS
7 50 (49.02%) SQL Server
7 50 (49.02%) JavaScript
8 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (45.10%) MVC
10 43 (42.16%) WCF
11 40 (39.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
13 34 (33.33%) Mentoring
14 32 (31.37%) SOAP
15 30 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
16 29 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (25.49%) XML
18 24 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (22.55%) LINQ
20 22 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 19 (18.63%) T-SQL
22 18 (17.65%) Waterfall
23 17 (16.67%) XSL
23 17 (16.67%) ADO.NET
23 17 (16.67%) Multithreading
23 17 (16.67%) Load Testing
23 17 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 17 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 9 (8.82%) ColdFusion
2 8 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.98%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 30 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.94%) MySQL
8 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.82%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (4.90%) Subversion
4 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.98%) NUnit
General
1 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
1 2 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (82.35%) Developer
2 29 (28.43%) C# Developer
3 27 (26.47%) .NET Developer
4 21 (20.59%) Software Developer
5 19 (18.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (17.65%) .NET Team Leader
6 18 (17.65%) Team Leader
6 18 (17.65%) Development Team Leader
7 16 (15.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (14.71%) VB.NET Developer
8 15 (14.71%) Software Development Team Leader
8 15 (14.71%) Software Team Leader
8 15 (14.71%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.84%) Lead Developer
10 7 (6.86%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Programmer
11 6 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
12 4 (3.92%) Junior
12 4 (3.92%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (78.43%) ASP.NET
3 63 (61.76%) jQuery
4 58 (56.86%) CSS
4 58 (56.86%) HTML
5 43 (42.16%) WCF
6 40 (39.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 32 (31.37%) SOAP
8 29 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (25.49%) XML
10 23 (22.55%) LINQ
11 17 (16.67%) XSL
11 17 (16.67%) ADO.NET
12 15 (14.71%) Web Services
12 15 (14.71%) WPF
13 12 (11.76%) WinForms
13 12 (11.76%) REST
14 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (9.80%) Silverlight
15 8 (7.84%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (14.71%) iSeries
3 6 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.96%) SCORM
6 1 (0.98%) iPad
6 1 (0.98%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
1 2 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (45.10%) MVC
3 34 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 18 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 17 (16.67%) Parallel Computing
5 17 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 17 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 16 (15.69%) Web Application Development
7 11 (10.78%) Scrum
8 8 (7.84%) OO
9 6 (5.88%) ERP
9 6 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (4.90%) MVVM
10 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.92%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.92%) Migration
11 4 (3.92%) Web Development
11 4 (3.92%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (2.94%) UML
13 2 (1.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 95 (93.14%) C#
2 69 (67.65%) SQL
3 50 (49.02%) JavaScript
4 19 (18.63%) T-SQL
5 16 (15.69%) VB.NET
6 15 (14.71%) RPG
7 3 (2.94%) PHP
8 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) MCSD
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) HL7
Vendors
1 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.76%) Oracle
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