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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 153 155 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.91% 28.39% 35.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 59.77% 57.20% 65.92%
Number of salaries quoted 146 146 127
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,179 £24,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
256 271 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 51.72% 49.63% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 244 256 199
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 November 2014.

.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 26 November 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 -1 52 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Chorley +4 14 £47,000 +49.20% 2
Blackburn +2 12 £38,230 -10.04% 6
Lancaster -1 11 £28,250 -19.28% 1
Blackpool +3 10 £33,500 +25.23% 6
Skelmersdale +1 6 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Lytham St Annes -1 6 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Accrington -1 2 £41,750 +11.33% 2
Rossendale -1 1 £37,000 -17.77%
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 290 (82.86%) C#
2 225 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 175 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 174 (49.71%) SQL
5 146 (41.71%) HTML
6 144 (41.14%) jQuery
7 139 (39.71%) CSS
8 135 (38.57%) JavaScript
9 123 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (34.29%) MVC
11 113 (32.29%) .NET Framework
12 98 (28.00%) WCF
13 97 (27.71%) Microsoft
14 83 (23.71%) XML
15 77 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (14.29%) Web Services
16 50 (14.29%) VB.NET
17 49 (14.00%) MS Excel
17 49 (14.00%) Web Development
18 47 (13.43%) Mentoring
19 46 (13.14%) SOAP
20 45 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
21 44 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
22 43 (12.29%) WPF
22 43 (12.29%) Java
23 42 (12.00%) LINQ
24 41 (11.71%) SharePoint
25 40 (11.43%) T-SQL
25 40 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
25 40 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 41 (11.71%) SharePoint
2 29 (8.29%) CMS
3 27 (7.71%) Umbraco
4 17 (4.86%) IIS
5 9 (2.57%) ColdFusion
6 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.43%) Drupal
7 5 (1.43%) Apache
8 4 (1.14%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.14%) Node.js
9 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.86%) MS Office
3 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.71%) Sage 50
3 5 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.57%) Internet
2 5 (1.43%) VPN
3 2 (0.57%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (10.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (10.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
7 19 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (4.29%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (0.86%) MySQL
13 2 (0.57%) DTS
13 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.57%) PowerBuilder
2 9 (2.57%) Subversion
3 5 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.29%) NUnit
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (7.43%) Retail
2 10 (2.86%) Marketing
3 8 (2.29%) Finance
3 8 (2.29%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.00%) Back Office
5 5 (1.43%) Legal
5 5 (1.43%) Billing
6 4 (1.14%) Games
6 4 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.86%) Advertising
8 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 293 (83.71%) Developer
2 103 (29.43%) .NET Developer
3 87 (24.86%) C# Developer
4 59 (16.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (15.14%) Senior Developer
6 47 (13.43%) Web Developer
7 46 (13.14%) Software Developer
8 45 (12.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (9.71%) Analyst
10 33 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 33 (9.43%) Team Leader
11 29 (8.29%) Development Team Leader
12 23 (6.57%) .NET Team Leader
13 20 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
13 20 (5.71%) VB.NET Developer
13 20 (5.71%) Software Team Leader
14 19 (5.43%) Software Development Team Leader
15 17 (4.86%) Developer Analyst
16 16 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
17 15 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 146 (41.71%) HTML
3 144 (41.14%) jQuery
4 139 (39.71%) CSS
5 113 (32.29%) .NET Framework
6 98 (28.00%) WCF
7 83 (23.71%) XML
8 77 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (14.29%) Web Services
10 46 (13.14%) SOAP
11 43 (12.29%) WPF
12 42 (12.00%) LINQ
13 40 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 28 (8.00%) CSS3
15 25 (7.14%) XSLT
16 23 (6.57%) HTML5
17 20 (5.71%) XHTML
17 20 (5.71%) WinForms
17 20 (5.71%) Ajax
18 19 (5.43%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.86%) iSeries
3 23 (6.57%) Mobile App
4 19 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.57%) User Experience
6 7 (2.00%) Social Media
6 7 (2.00%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.71%) AS400
7 6 (1.71%) PDA
8 5 (1.43%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.57%) SCORM
10 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.29%) Open Source
11 1 (0.29%) iPad
11 1 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.29%) Windows
2 8 (2.29%) Android
3 5 (1.43%) Linux
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (34.29%) MVC
3 49 (14.00%) Web Development
4 47 (13.43%) Mentoring
5 29 (8.29%) Waterfall
6 28 (8.00%) Scrum
7 27 (7.71%) OO
8 25 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 21 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (5.71%) Unit Testing
11 19 (5.43%) Multithreading
12 18 (5.14%) Parallel Computing
12 18 (5.14%) Web Application Development
12 18 (5.14%) TDD
13 17 (4.86%) Performance Management
13 17 (4.86%) Load Testing
14 16 (4.57%) Kanban
15 14 (4.00%) Software Engineering
15 14 (4.00%) OOP
16 13 (3.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 290 (82.86%) C#
2 174 (49.71%) SQL
3 135 (38.57%) JavaScript
4 50 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 43 (12.29%) Java
6 40 (11.43%) T-SQL
7 34 (9.71%) PHP
8 30 (8.57%) VB
9 24 (6.86%) RPG
10 20 (5.71%) VB6
11 17 (4.86%) Objective-C
12 16 (4.57%) Groovy
13 11 (3.14%) XAML
14 9 (2.57%) VBA
15 8 (2.29%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.29%) C
16 7 (2.00%) C++
17 6 (1.71%) Uniface
18 5 (1.43%) Python
19 4 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (8.00%) Degree
2 9 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.29%) MCSD
4 3 (0.86%) ISEB
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) HL7
Vendors
1 97 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.00%) Oracle
3 6 (1.71%) Sage
4 5 (1.43%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.43%) Informatica
5 2 (0.57%) Ektron
6 1 (0.29%) Spiceworks
6 1 (0.29%) Facebook
6 1 (0.29%) Twitter
6 1 (0.29%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.29%) Open Text
6 1 (0.29%) VMware
6 1 (0.29%) Google
6 1 (0.29%) Zend
6 1 (0.29%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.29%) NetApp
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe
6 1 (0.29%) SAP
6 1 (0.29%) Progress
6 1 (0.29%) IBM
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £29217 - £43915 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28690.00 - £33250.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chorley
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
UK - London, Manchester, Preston, Bristol
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 45k (DOE) + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago