The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 59 145 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.71% 27.31% 27.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.58% 53.31% 54.88%
Number of salaries quoted 40 132 112
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,295 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
.NET
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
119 272 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.71% 51.22% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 86 252 204
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

.NET
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Lancashire region.

.NET Salary Trend in Lancashire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Lancashire

.NET
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 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Chorley -9 16 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Preston -6 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Blackburn -1 10 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Lancaster 0 8 £35,000 +34.61% 2
Blackpool -4 3 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Burnley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Fleetwood - 2 £35,000 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing .NET 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.

1 127 (78.40%) ASP.NET
2 125 (77.16%) C#
3 96 (59.26%) SQL Server
4 95 (58.64%) MVC
5 65 (40.12%) SQL
6 64 (39.51%) JavaScript
7 63 (38.89%) HTML
7 63 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 58 (35.80%) CSS
9 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 44 (27.16%) jQuery
12 41 (25.31%) Web Application Development
12 41 (25.31%) TDD
13 40 (24.69%) Windows
14 39 (24.07%) Kanban
15 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 37 (22.84%) Scrum
17 35 (21.60%) .NET Framework
18 34 (20.99%) Dependency Injection
18 34 (20.99%) Visual Studio
19 33 (20.37%) Degree
20 32 (19.75%) AngularJS
20 32 (19.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 32 (19.75%) ASP.NET Web API
21 30 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
22 29 (17.90%) T-SQL
23 28 (17.28%) WCF
24 27 (16.67%) RESTful
25 26 (16.05%) BDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (13.58%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (7.41%) Node.js
4 10 (6.17%) IIS
5 6 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.85%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.62%) CMS
8 1 (0.62%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.62%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.62%) GitHub
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 17 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.32%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.85%) MySQL
11 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.62%) DTS
12 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.62%) mvBase
12 1 (0.62%) UniData
Development Applications
1 34 (20.99%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.56%) Moq
2 9 (5.56%) MSTest
2 9 (5.56%) NUnit
2 9 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.32%) Subversion
5 3 (1.85%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.62%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.62%) JIRA
6 1 (0.62%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (12.96%) Games
2 9 (5.56%) Marketing
3 4 (2.47%) Back Office
3 4 (2.47%) Finance
3 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.85%) Advertising
4 3 (1.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 123 (75.93%) Developer
2 91 (56.17%) .NET Developer
3 45 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 38 (23.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (17.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (15.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (12.35%) Games Developer
8 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Senior Developer
10 11 (6.79%) SQL Developer
11 10 (6.17%) Analyst
11 10 (6.17%) Programmer
12 9 (5.56%) C# Programmer
12 9 (5.56%) Software Developer
13 8 (4.94%) Web Developer
14 7 (4.32%) Lead Developer
15 6 (3.70%) .NET Programmer
16 5 (3.09%) .NET Software Developer
16 5 (3.09%) C# Web Developer
16 5 (3.09%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (78.40%) ASP.NET
2 63 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 63 (38.89%) HTML
3 58 (35.80%) CSS
4 44 (27.16%) jQuery
5 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 35 (21.60%) .NET Framework
7 32 (19.75%) AngularJS
7 32 (19.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 32 (19.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 28 (17.28%) WCF
9 27 (16.67%) RESTful
10 25 (15.43%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (13.58%) HTML5
12 17 (10.49%) Web Services
13 14 (8.64%) CSS3
14 12 (7.41%) Ninject
14 12 (7.41%) REST
15 11 (6.79%) SOAP
16 10 (6.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.79%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (4.94%) Social Media
4 6 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.09%) Taxonomies
6 4 (2.47%) AS400
6 4 (2.47%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.47%) NHS
7 3 (1.85%) FMCG
7 3 (1.85%) iSeries
8 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.62%) APACS
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.62%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.62%) EMV
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.69%) Windows
2 22 (13.58%) Windows Server
3 19 (11.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (58.64%) MVC
2 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (25.31%) TDD
3 41 (25.31%) Web Application Development
4 39 (24.07%) Kanban
5 37 (22.84%) Scrum
6 34 (20.99%) Dependency Injection
7 30 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (16.05%) BDD
9 21 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (11.73%) ITIL
11 18 (11.11%) Web Development
12 13 (8.02%) CRM
13 12 (7.41%) OO
14 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (5.56%) OOP
15 9 (5.56%) Web Design
16 8 (4.94%) Online Marketing
16 8 (4.94%) SDLC
17 7 (4.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 125 (77.16%) C#
2 65 (40.12%) SQL
3 64 (39.51%) JavaScript
4 29 (17.90%) T-SQL
5 19 (11.73%) VB.NET
6 18 (11.11%) VB
7 13 (8.02%) Java
7 13 (8.02%) PHP
8 5 (3.09%) C++
8 5 (3.09%) Ruby
8 5 (3.09%) VB6
9 3 (1.85%) COBOL
10 2 (1.23%) RPG
10 2 (1.23%) RPG IV
10 2 (1.23%) VBScript
10 2 (1.23%) XAML
11 1 (0.62%) Groovy
11 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (20.37%) Degree
2 15 (9.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 15 (9.26%) SC Cleared
2 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.85%) ISEB
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.62%) HND
5 1 (0.62%) MCP
5 1 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (4.94%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 45 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.47%) Oracle
3 3 (1.85%) IBM
3 3 (1.85%) SAP
3 3 (1.85%) Telerik
4 2 (1.23%) Twitter
5 1 (0.62%) jBASE
5 1 (0.62%) Progress
Blackburn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Darwen, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, training,free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancaster
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
SLR Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Accrington
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Skelmersdale
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago