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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 15 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 73 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.69% 4.10% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.17% 7.82% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 61 22 17
Average salary £38,230 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.44% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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
302 294 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.76% 52.41% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 257 284 209
Average salary £38,230 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.44% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,050
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +5 17 £30,500 -19.20% 1
Chorley - 14 £47,000 -
Ormskirk 0 6 £31,500 -16.00%
Blackburn - 5 £38,230 - 1
Lancaster -6 3 £24,000 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £37,500 -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £21,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £37,500 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 100 (100.00%) .NET
2 93 (93.00%) C#
3 78 (78.00%) ASP.NET
4 67 (67.00%) SQL
5 64 (64.00%) jQuery
6 58 (58.00%) CSS
7 57 (57.00%) HTML
8 50 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 50 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 46 (46.00%) MVC
9 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (43.00%) WCF
11 40 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 39 (39.00%) Microsoft
13 32 (32.00%) Mentoring
14 31 (31.00%) SOAP
15 29 (29.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 29 (29.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (25.00%) XML
17 24 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
18 23 (23.00%) LINQ
19 22 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 19 (19.00%) T-SQL
21 17 (17.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 16 (16.00%) Load Testing
22 16 (16.00%) Multithreading
22 16 (16.00%) Parallel Computing
22 16 (16.00%) Waterfall
22 16 (16.00%) Web Application Development
22 16 (16.00%) Enterprise Software

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (9.00%) ColdFusion
2 8 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (29.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (17.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.00%) MySQL
8 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.00%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (84.00%) Developer
2 28 (28.00%) C# Developer
3 27 (27.00%) .NET Developer
4 21 (21.00%) Software Developer
5 19 (19.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (18.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (16.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (16.00%) Team Leader
7 16 (16.00%) Development Team Leader
8 15 (15.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 15 (15.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (13.00%) Software Team Leader
9 13 (13.00%) Software Development Team Leader
10 8 (8.00%) Senior Developer
10 8 (8.00%) Lead Developer
11 6 (6.00%) .NET Programmer
11 6 (6.00%) Programmer
12 4 (4.00%) Junior
12 4 (4.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (100.00%) .NET
2 78 (78.00%) ASP.NET
3 64 (64.00%) jQuery
4 58 (58.00%) CSS
5 57 (57.00%) HTML
6 43 (43.00%) WCF
7 40 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 31 (31.00%) SOAP
9 29 (29.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (25.00%) XML
11 23 (23.00%) LINQ
12 16 (16.00%) XSL
12 16 (16.00%) ADO.NET
13 15 (15.00%) Web Services
13 15 (15.00%) WPF
14 12 (12.00%) REST
14 12 (12.00%) WinForms
15 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (10.00%) Silverlight
16 8 (8.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (13.00%) iSeries
3 7 (7.00%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) SCORM
6 1 (1.00%) Open Source
6 1 (1.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.00%) MVC
1 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.00%) Mentoring
3 16 (16.00%) Load Testing
3 16 (16.00%) Multithreading
3 16 (16.00%) Parallel Computing
3 16 (16.00%) Waterfall
3 16 (16.00%) Web Application Development
4 11 (11.00%) Scrum
5 8 (8.00%) OO
6 7 (7.00%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (6.00%) ERP
8 5 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.00%) MVVM
9 4 (4.00%) Web Development
9 4 (4.00%) Migration
9 4 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (3.00%) UML
11 2 (2.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.00%) C#
2 67 (67.00%) SQL
3 50 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.00%) T-SQL
5 16 (16.00%) VB.NET
6 13 (13.00%) RPG
7 3 (3.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 39 (39.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) Oracle
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