The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 59 81 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.82% 18.41% 22.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.86% 50.00% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 52 51 117
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £22,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.NET
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 162 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.05% 36.82% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 101 113 265
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

.NET
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

.NET Salary Trend in Liverpool

.NET
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Liverpool

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 95 (85.59%) C#
2 64 (57.66%) SQL Server
3 62 (55.86%) MVC
4 61 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (50.45%) ASP.NET
6 42 (37.84%) .NET Framework
7 38 (34.23%) WCF
7 38 (34.23%) SQL
8 37 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (30.63%) Git (software)
9 34 (30.63%) TDD
10 31 (27.93%) RESTful
10 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 28 (25.23%) SQL Server 2014
12 28 (25.23%) Web Application Development
12 28 (25.23%) BDD
13 27 (24.32%) HTML
14 26 (23.42%) Ruby
14 26 (23.42%) NoSQL
14 26 (23.42%) Entity Framework
14 26 (23.42%) Node.js
14 26 (23.42%) Code First Entity Framework
15 25 (22.52%) CSS
16 22 (19.82%) JavaScript
17 19 (17.12%) HTML5
18 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
19 16 (14.41%) JIRA
20 15 (13.51%) VB.NET
21 14 (12.61%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 26 (23.42%) Node.js
2 11 (9.91%) CMS
2 11 (9.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.91%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (7.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (4.50%) K2 blackpearl
5 4 (3.60%) EPiServer CMS
6 3 (2.70%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.90%) Drupal
8 1 (0.90%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) InfoPath
2 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.70%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.90%) Exstream
3 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.21%) Office 365
3 3 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) Intranet
2 1 (0.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (57.66%) SQL Server
2 28 (25.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (23.42%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.70%) MS Access
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) GIS
7 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (30.63%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.41%) JIRA
3 9 (8.11%) Selenium
4 5 (4.50%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.60%) Grunt
5 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.70%) MSTest
6 3 (2.70%) NUnit
6 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.80%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.80%) Subversion
8 1 (0.90%) Bower
8 1 (0.90%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.90%) Moq
8 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (7.21%) Legal
2 5 (4.50%) Advertising
2 5 (4.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Games
2 5 (4.50%) Law
3 4 (3.60%) Automotive
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Electronics
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (74.77%) Developer
2 58 (52.25%) .NET Developer
3 22 (19.82%) C# Developer
4 18 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.21%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.21%) Test Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (6.31%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (5.41%) CRM Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Applications Development Manager
11 5 (4.50%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) Development Manager
11 5 (4.50%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (50.45%) ASP.NET
2 42 (37.84%) .NET Framework
3 38 (34.23%) WCF
4 37 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (27.93%) RESTful
6 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 27 (24.32%) HTML
8 26 (23.42%) Code First Entity Framework
8 26 (23.42%) Entity Framework
9 25 (22.52%) CSS
10 19 (17.12%) HTML5
11 14 (12.61%) Web Services
12 9 (8.11%) XML
13 7 (6.31%) jQuery
14 6 (5.41%) CSS3
15 5 (4.50%) ServiceStack
16 4 (3.60%) AngularJS
16 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 4 (3.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.80%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.80%) User Experience
4 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.90%) IVR
4 1 (0.90%) Life Science
4 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.21%) Android
1 8 (7.21%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.86%) MVC
2 61 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (30.63%) TDD
4 28 (25.23%) BDD
4 28 (25.23%) Web Application Development
5 12 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.91%) OO
6 11 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (9.01%) Front End Development
7 10 (9.01%) Manual Testing
7 10 (9.01%) Workflow
8 9 (8.11%) Automation Testing
8 9 (8.11%) Defect Management
8 9 (8.11%) Mobile Development
9 8 (7.21%) Android Development
9 8 (7.21%) Automated Testing
9 8 (7.21%) OOP
9 8 (7.21%) Scrum
9 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 95 (85.59%) C#
2 38 (34.23%) SQL
3 26 (23.42%) Ruby
4 22 (19.82%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 10 (9.01%) Java
6 10 (9.01%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.60%) VB
7 4 (3.60%) XPath
8 3 (2.70%) VB6
9 1 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) Groovy
9 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) ISEB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) EPiServer
3 5 (4.50%) Nintex
3 5 (4.50%) Telerik
4 2 (1.80%) Progress
4 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.80%) SOTI
5 1 (0.90%) HP
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