The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 9 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 83 68 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.73% 19.43% 27.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.09% 55.74% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76 48 128
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
202 122 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 40.73% 34.86% 54.51%
Number of salaries quoted 178 91 254
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

.NET Salary Histogram in Lancashire

.NET
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -5 25 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Blackburn -1 9 £28,250 -19.28% 2
Colne - 9 £28,500 - 3
Chorley -10 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Blackpool +2 7 £38,500 +9.29% 1
Skelmersdale - 6 £35,000 - 1
Ormskirk - 5 £32,500 -
Burnley -9 4 £41,000 +17.14% 3
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £32,000 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 156 (91.76%) C#
2 106 (62.35%) ASP.NET
3 98 (57.65%) SQL Server
4 88 (51.76%) MVC
5 84 (49.41%) JavaScript
6 75 (44.12%) SQL
7 73 (42.94%) HTML
8 69 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (34.71%) CSS
10 53 (31.18%) jQuery
11 46 (27.06%) Microsoft
12 42 (24.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 42 (24.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 38 (22.35%) T-SQL
14 37 (21.76%) .NET Framework
14 37 (21.76%) SDLC
15 36 (21.18%) WCF
16 32 (18.82%) Web Development
17 31 (18.24%) Unit Testing
18 28 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 28 (16.47%) Finance
18 28 (16.47%) Windows
19 26 (15.29%) Web Services
20 25 (14.71%) TDD
21 24 (14.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 23 (13.53%) Visual Studio
22 23 (13.53%) Entity Framework
23 21 (12.35%) Degree
24 20 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
24 20 (11.76%) RESTful

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (11.76%) IIS
2 11 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.76%) CMS
3 3 (1.76%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.18%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.59%) Apache
5 1 (0.59%) SAS
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.71%) MS Office
2 5 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (57.65%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (14.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (7.06%) MySQL
5 11 (6.47%) RDBMS
5 11 (6.47%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.71%) DTS
8 8 (4.71%) NoSQL
9 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.59%) Big Data
11 1 (0.59%) MS Access
11 1 (0.59%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 23 (13.53%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (9.41%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.47%) JIRA
5 4 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.76%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.76%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (1.76%) Subversion
7 2 (1.18%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.18%) Moq
8 1 (0.59%) Bazaar
8 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.59%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (16.47%) Finance
2 13 (7.65%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.88%) Advertising
3 10 (5.88%) Legal
4 8 (4.71%) Marketing
5 4 (2.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 138 (81.18%) Developer
2 99 (58.24%) .NET Developer
3 75 (44.12%) C# Developer
4 64 (37.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (18.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (17.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (15.29%) SQL Developer
8 24 (14.12%) Senior Developer
9 19 (11.18%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (9.41%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (8.24%) Software Developer
12 13 (7.65%) Analyst
12 13 (7.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 11 (6.47%) Applications Developer
15 10 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
15 10 (5.88%) C# Application Developer
15 10 (5.88%) Junior
15 10 (5.88%) Junior Developer
16 9 (5.29%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (62.35%) ASP.NET
2 73 (42.94%) HTML
3 59 (34.71%) CSS
4 53 (31.18%) jQuery
5 42 (24.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (24.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 37 (21.76%) .NET Framework
7 36 (21.18%) WCF
8 26 (15.29%) Web Services
9 23 (13.53%) Entity Framework
10 20 (11.76%) RESTful
11 19 (11.18%) Ajax
11 19 (11.18%) SOAP
12 18 (10.59%) WinForms
13 16 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (9.41%) XML
14 15 (8.82%) AngularJS
14 15 (8.82%) WPF
15 12 (7.06%) HTML5
16 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.29%) iPad
2 9 (5.29%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.71%) AS400
3 8 (4.71%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (4.71%) iSeries
3 8 (4.71%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.76%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.59%) Tandem
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.47%) Windows
2 2 (1.18%) Linux
3 1 (0.59%) Android
3 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (51.76%) MVC
2 69 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (21.76%) SDLC
4 32 (18.82%) Web Development
5 31 (18.24%) Unit Testing
6 25 (14.71%) TDD
7 15 (8.82%) Scrum
8 14 (8.24%) BDD
9 13 (7.65%) Time Management
9 13 (7.65%) Web Application Development
10 12 (7.06%) OO
11 11 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.88%) OOP
12 10 (5.88%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.29%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.71%) Change Management
14 8 (4.71%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (4.71%) CRM
14 8 (4.71%) MVVM
14 8 (4.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 156 (91.76%) C#
2 84 (49.41%) JavaScript
3 75 (44.12%) SQL
4 38 (22.35%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.41%) VB.NET
6 13 (7.65%) VB
7 12 (7.06%) Java
7 12 (7.06%) PHP
8 10 (5.88%) C++
8 10 (5.88%) VB6
9 8 (4.71%) Ruby
10 7 (4.12%) C
11 6 (3.53%) Python
12 4 (2.35%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (12.35%) Degree
2 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.18%) PhD
4 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
Vendors
1 46 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.71%) DevExpress
3 6 (3.53%) Oracle
4 5 (2.94%) SAP
5 4 (2.35%) Sun
6 3 (1.76%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.76%) Telerik
7 2 (1.18%) TOWER Software
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