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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 131 197 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.90% 38.70% 29.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.71% 65.45% 58.71%
Number of salaries quoted 117 167 151
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £47,000 £42,250
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
227 301 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.61% 59.14% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 191 249 255
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
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 August 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 August 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 -1 34 £40,000 +31.14% 4
Blackburn +4 22 £35,000 -15.89% 11
Blackpool 0 17 £33,500 -21.17% 5
Chorley -7 14 £31,750 -32.44% 2
Darwen - 8 £35,000 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 8 £32,500 -
Burnley +8 4 £28,750 -28.12%
Skelmersdale 0 4 £37,500 -
Newton-le-Willows +3 1 £30,000 +46.34%
Accrington - 1 £43,000 - 3
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 212 (81.54%) C#
2 184 (70.77%) ASP.NET
3 157 (60.38%) MVC
4 129 (49.62%) SQL Server
5 126 (48.46%) SQL
6 119 (45.77%) HTML
7 112 (43.08%) JavaScript
8 110 (42.31%) CSS
8 110 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (28.46%) Microsoft
10 72 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 68 (26.15%) jQuery
12 60 (23.08%) WCF
13 59 (22.69%) .NET Framework
14 47 (18.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 39 (15.00%) Visual Studio
16 38 (14.62%) Web Services
16 38 (14.62%) Software Engineering
17 36 (13.85%) Web Development
17 36 (13.85%) VB.NET
18 35 (13.46%) VB
18 35 (13.46%) SharePoint
18 35 (13.46%) Dependency Injection
19 33 (12.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 32 (12.31%) TDD
21 31 (11.92%) Web Application Development
22 29 (11.15%) AngularJS
22 29 (11.15%) HTML5
22 29 (11.15%) IIS
22 29 (11.15%) Scrum

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 35 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 29 (11.15%) IIS
3 20 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 18 (6.92%) CMS
5 10 (3.85%) Umbraco
6 8 (3.08%) Kentico
7 7 (2.69%) Node.js
8 4 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.46%) MS Office
3 4 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.54%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.15%) Line 500
2 3 (1.15%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) SyteLine
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.38%) LAN
2 1 (0.38%) WAN
2 1 (0.38%) DHCP
2 1 (0.38%) VPN
2 1 (0.38%) DNS
2 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (49.62%) SQL Server
2 47 (18.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (12.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.38%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.69%) MySQL
9 6 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 20 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.00%) NUnit
4 12 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (4.62%) Moq
5 11 (4.23%) MSTest
6 7 (2.69%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.31%) Subversion
8 4 (1.54%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.54%) Grunt
8 4 (1.54%) Bower
9 2 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.38%) WinRunner
10 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.38%) Selenium
10 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 24 (9.23%) Finance
2 17 (6.54%) Games
3 9 (3.46%) Marketing
4 6 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.54%) Law
5 4 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.77%) Electronics
6 2 (0.77%) Retail
6 2 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 221 (85.00%) Developer
2 133 (51.15%) .NET Developer
3 57 (21.92%) C# Developer
4 48 (18.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (11.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (10.77%) Software Developer
7 22 (8.46%) Web Developer
8 15 (5.77%) Software Engineer
9 14 (5.38%) Analyst
10 13 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
10 13 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (3.08%) C# Web Developer
13 7 (2.69%) .NET Web Developer
13 7 (2.69%) Front-End Developer
14 6 (2.31%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (2.31%) SQL Developer
15 5 (1.92%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 5 (1.92%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (70.77%) ASP.NET
2 119 (45.77%) HTML
3 110 (42.31%) CSS
4 72 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 68 (26.15%) jQuery
6 60 (23.08%) WCF
7 59 (22.69%) .NET Framework
8 38 (14.62%) Web Services
9 29 (11.15%) HTML5
9 29 (11.15%) AngularJS
10 28 (10.77%) XML
11 19 (7.31%) XHTML
12 17 (6.54%) WinForms
12 17 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (5.77%) WPF
14 14 (5.38%) RESTful
14 14 (5.38%) CSS3
14 14 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (5.38%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (5.00%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.46%) User Experience
4 6 (2.31%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.31%) NHS
4 6 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.15%) Social Media
6 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.77%) DTV
8 1 (0.38%) Replication
8 1 (0.38%) Tandem
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.77%) Windows
2 5 (1.92%) Android
2 5 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (60.38%) MVC
2 110 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (14.62%) Software Engineering
4 36 (13.85%) Web Development
5 35 (13.46%) Dependency Injection
6 32 (12.31%) TDD
7 31 (11.92%) Web Application Development
8 29 (11.15%) Scrum
9 28 (10.77%) E-Commerce
10 25 (9.62%) Kanban
10 25 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (6.54%) CRM
12 15 (5.77%) Mobile Development
13 14 (5.38%) SDLC
13 14 (5.38%) BDD
14 13 (5.00%) OO
15 12 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (4.23%) Web Design
17 10 (3.85%) Unit Testing
17 10 (3.85%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 212 (81.54%) C#
2 126 (48.46%) SQL
3 112 (43.08%) JavaScript
4 36 (13.85%) VB.NET
5 35 (13.46%) VB
6 25 (9.62%) PHP
6 25 (9.62%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.38%) Java
8 11 (4.23%) VB6
9 8 (3.08%) VBA
10 3 (1.15%) C
10 3 (1.15%) VBScript
11 2 (0.77%) RPG
11 2 (0.77%) XAML
12 1 (0.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (8.08%) Degree
2 11 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.38%) ISEB
3 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle
3 4 (1.54%) Adobe
3 4 (1.54%) Sage
4 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.15%) Apple
4 3 (1.15%) Facebook
4 3 (1.15%) Twitter
5 2 (0.77%) SAP
5 2 (0.77%) Telerik
6 1 (0.38%) Google
6 1 (0.38%) Infor
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.38%) New Relic
6 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.38%) webMethods
6 1 (0.38%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.38%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: competitive
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Blackburn
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Salary: competitive
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Blackburn
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Salary: competitive
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Blackburn
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Salary: competitive
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Blackpool
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Accrington
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
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