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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 107 110 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.99% 25.00% 40.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.73% 54.73% 67.61%
Number of salaries quoted 80 99 176
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,400 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
192 201 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.05% 45.68% 59.29%
Number of salaries quoted 159 179 254
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 27 April 2015.

.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 27 April 2015. 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 +2 27 £30,000 -24.52% 14
Blackburn -2 23 £33,250 -5.00% 4
Blackpool +3 13 £32,500 -21.21% 2
Colne - 8 £36,250 -
Chorley -2 6 £47,500 +80.95% 4
Ormskirk - 5 £28,750 - 3
Nelson - 3 £29,500 - 1
Accrington - 3 £38,000 - 2
Lancaster 0 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Lytham St Annes - 2 £35,700 -
Burnley -2 1 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Fleetwood - 1 - -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 193 (78.14%) C#
2 156 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 122 (49.39%) MVC
4 120 (48.58%) SQL Server
5 110 (44.53%) JavaScript
6 105 (42.51%) SQL
7 102 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (31.98%) CSS
9 72 (29.15%) HTML
10 63 (25.51%) jQuery
11 56 (22.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (21.05%) .NET Framework
12 52 (21.05%) VB.NET
12 52 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 43 (17.41%) Web Services
14 41 (16.60%) XML
14 41 (16.60%) WCF
15 39 (15.79%) SharePoint
16 33 (13.36%) Java
16 33 (13.36%) Mentoring
17 31 (12.55%) Visual Studio
18 29 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
19 28 (11.34%) TDD
19 28 (11.34%) Software Engineering
20 26 (10.53%) WPF
20 26 (10.53%) Windows
20 26 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (9.31%) Web Development
22 22 (8.91%) Razor View Engine
23 21 (8.50%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 39 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 20 (8.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (3.64%) IIS
4 6 (2.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Drupal
5 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.40%) Kentico
5 1 (0.40%) Node.js
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Line 500
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.40%) LAN
2 1 (0.40%) WAN
2 1 (0.40%) DHCP
2 1 (0.40%) VPN
2 1 (0.40%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (48.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.45%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.45%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.24%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (2.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.40%) MySQL
12 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (12.55%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.26%) NUnit
2 13 (5.26%) Moq
3 11 (4.45%) Subversion
4 9 (3.64%) MSTest
4 9 (3.64%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.21%) Selenium
6 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.40%) Grunt
6 1 (0.40%) Bower
General
1 15 (6.07%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.45%) Billing
3 10 (4.05%) Finance
4 7 (2.83%) Games
5 5 (2.02%) Marketing
6 4 (1.62%) Electronics
6 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.21%) Retail
7 3 (1.21%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 199 (80.57%) Developer
2 122 (49.39%) .NET Developer
3 50 (20.24%) C# Developer
4 35 (14.17%) Senior Developer
5 33 (13.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 18 (7.29%) Development Team Leader
9 17 (6.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (6.07%) Web Developer
10 15 (6.07%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Software Developer
12 13 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
13 12 (4.86%) Software Development Team Leader
13 12 (4.86%) Software Team Leader
13 12 (4.86%) Development Manager
14 9 (3.64%) Graduate
15 8 (3.24%) Analyst
16 7 (2.83%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 79 (31.98%) CSS
3 72 (29.15%) HTML
4 63 (25.51%) jQuery
5 56 (22.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 43 (17.41%) Web Services
8 41 (16.60%) XML
8 41 (16.60%) WCF
9 26 (10.53%) WPF
10 22 (8.91%) Razor View Engine
11 21 (8.50%) HTML5
12 14 (5.67%) AngularJS
12 14 (5.67%) CSS3
12 14 (5.67%) JSON
12 14 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (5.26%) Ajax
14 11 (4.45%) RESTful
15 9 (3.64%) LINQ
16 6 (2.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.86%) iSeries
3 10 (4.05%) AS400
4 6 (2.43%) User Experience
4 6 (2.43%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.02%) Tandem
6 3 (1.21%) PDA
6 3 (1.21%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.21%) DTV
6 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.81%) Social Media
7 2 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.40%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.40%) NHS
8 1 (0.40%) Statistics
8 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.53%) Windows
2 8 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (3.24%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.83%) Android
4 4 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.81%) Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (49.39%) MVC
2 102 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (13.36%) Mentoring
4 28 (11.34%) TDD
4 28 (11.34%) Software Engineering
5 23 (9.31%) Web Development
6 21 (8.50%) Waterfall
6 21 (8.50%) OO
7 17 (6.88%) Scrum
8 16 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (5.67%) Web Application Development
9 14 (5.67%) OOP
10 13 (5.26%) Asset Management
10 13 (5.26%) Kanban
11 12 (4.86%) OOD
11 12 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (4.45%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (4.05%) Line Management
14 9 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 193 (78.14%) C#
2 110 (44.53%) JavaScript
3 105 (42.51%) SQL
4 52 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 33 (13.36%) Java
6 13 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.26%) RPG
7 11 (4.45%) VB
8 5 (2.02%) PHP
8 5 (2.02%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.62%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.21%) VB6
10 3 (1.21%) VBScript
11 2 (0.81%) C
11 2 (0.81%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) Python
12 1 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.05%) Degree
3 5 (2.02%) MCSD
3 5 (2.02%) ISEB
4 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.88%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 52 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.10%) Oracle
3 5 (2.02%) Informatica
4 4 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.21%) Ektron
5 3 (1.21%) Twitter
5 3 (1.21%) SAP
6 2 (0.81%) Adobe
6 2 (0.81%) Facebook
6 2 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.40%) Zend
7 1 (0.40%) Pega
7 1 (0.40%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.40%) VMware
7 1 (0.40%) PayPal
7 1 (0.40%) Apple
7 1 (0.40%) Sage
7 1 (0.40%) IBM
7 1 (0.40%) Business Objects
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £32-45K
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, insurance + more
Posted: 5 days ago
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £38K-£47K
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
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Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE
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