The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework 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 Framework
Rank 56 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 183 159 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.40% 4.17% 4.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.62% 8.31% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 172 131 187
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1723 1914 2158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.47% 50.16% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1700 1979
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Manchester

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Manchester

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Manchester 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
Stockport +17 35 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Salford - 8 £38,000 -
Bolton +2 7 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 6 £47,500 -
Cheadle +2 4 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Altrincham - 2 £31,500 - 1
Wigan -9 1 £30,000 +50.00% 1
Oldham - 1 £21,000 - 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 394 (100.00%) .NET
2 326 (82.74%) C#
3 273 (69.29%) ASP.NET
4 268 (68.02%) MVC
5 249 (63.20%) HTML
6 239 (60.66%) SQL Server
7 233 (59.14%) JavaScript
7 233 (59.14%) CSS
8 200 (50.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 192 (48.73%) Agile Software Development
10 180 (45.69%) SQL
11 164 (41.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 158 (40.10%) WCF
13 156 (39.59%) jQuery
14 123 (31.22%) TDD
15 118 (29.95%) OO
16 107 (27.16%) Microsoft
17 94 (23.86%) LINQ
18 79 (20.05%) Web Services
19 76 (19.29%) Web Development
20 70 (17.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 69 (17.51%) WPF
22 68 (17.26%) XML
22 68 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
23 67 (17.01%) HTML5
23 67 (17.01%) SQL Server 2008
24 66 (16.75%) Degree
25 63 (15.99%) Ajax
26 59 (14.97%) Windows
27 55 (13.96%) SQL Server 2005

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (11.93%) IIS
2 29 (7.36%) CMS
3 24 (6.09%) Umbraco
3 24 (6.09%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.79%) Confluence
5 10 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.28%) Drupal
7 6 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.02%) WordPress
9 2 (0.51%) Node.js
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.25%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.54%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.78%) MS Office
4 6 (1.52%) Fireworks
5 4 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.51%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.60%) Internet
2 20 (5.08%) HTTP
3 16 (4.06%) Intranet
4 2 (0.51%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (60.66%) SQL Server
2 67 (17.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (13.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 46 (11.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 41 (10.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (4.82%) Relational Database
8 18 (4.57%) MySQL
9 17 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.28%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.52%) Big Data
13 5 (1.27%) SQLite
14 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.51%) DTS
15 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
16 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 68 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (12.69%) Visual Studio
3 42 (10.66%) NUnit
4 27 (6.85%) Git (software)
5 23 (5.84%) JIRA
6 22 (5.58%) Selenium
6 22 (5.58%) Moq
7 19 (4.82%) SpecFlow
8 18 (4.57%) Subversion
9 14 (3.55%) MSTest
10 11 (2.79%) Mercurial
10 11 (2.79%) Bitbucket
10 11 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (2.28%) WebDriver
11 9 (2.28%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.27%) ReSharper
12 5 (1.27%) NCrunch
13 4 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
14 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (10.15%) Finance
2 21 (5.33%) Marketing
3 14 (3.55%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.30%) Back Office
5 12 (3.05%) Automotive
6 10 (2.54%) Billing
7 6 (1.52%) Advertising
8 4 (1.02%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Law
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) Retail
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 346 (87.82%) Developer
2 204 (51.78%) .NET Developer
3 148 (37.56%) C# Developer
4 122 (30.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 101 (25.63%) Senior Developer
6 81 (20.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 80 (20.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 73 (18.53%) Senior C# Developer
9 50 (12.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 44 (11.17%) Software Developer
11 41 (10.41%) Junior
12 40 (10.15%) Junior Developer
13 37 (9.39%) Web Developer
14 34 (8.63%) Lead Developer
15 31 (7.87%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 24 (6.09%) .NET Web Developer
17 21 (5.33%) Agile C# Developer
17 21 (5.33%) .NET Software Developer
18 19 (4.82%) C# Software Developer
18 19 (4.82%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (100.00%) .NET
2 273 (69.29%) ASP.NET
3 249 (63.20%) HTML
4 233 (59.14%) CSS
5 200 (50.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 164 (41.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 158 (40.10%) WCF
8 156 (39.59%) jQuery
9 94 (23.86%) LINQ
10 79 (20.05%) Web Services
11 70 (17.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 69 (17.51%) WPF
13 68 (17.26%) XML
14 67 (17.01%) HTML5
15 63 (15.99%) Ajax
16 41 (10.41%) SOAP
17 40 (10.15%) JSON
18 36 (9.14%) NHibernate
19 35 (8.88%) KnockoutJS
20 33 (8.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.88%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.11%) N-Tier
3 25 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
4 21 (5.33%) W3C
5 18 (4.57%) Mathematics
5 18 (4.57%) Physics
6 12 (3.05%) User Experience
7 10 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.03%) Social Media
9 7 (1.78%) Tandem
10 6 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (1.52%) iPad
10 6 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (1.52%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (1.27%) iPhone
11 5 (1.27%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.27%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.76%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.97%) Windows
2 12 (3.05%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.78%) Android
4 5 (1.27%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (1.27%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (68.02%) MVC
2 192 (48.73%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (31.22%) TDD
4 118 (29.95%) OO
5 76 (19.29%) Web Development
6 52 (13.20%) Scrum
7 46 (11.68%) Unit Testing
8 36 (9.14%) OOD
9 35 (8.88%) E-Commerce
9 35 (8.88%) BDD
10 31 (7.87%) Mentoring
11 26 (6.60%) Responsive Web Design
12 25 (6.35%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (6.35%) UML
13 22 (5.58%) OOP
13 22 (5.58%) SOA
14 21 (5.33%) Software Engineering
15 20 (5.08%) Kanban
15 20 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (4.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 326 (82.74%) C#
2 233 (59.14%) JavaScript
3 180 (45.69%) SQL
4 36 (9.14%) T-SQL
4 36 (9.14%) VB.NET
5 17 (4.31%) Java
6 14 (3.55%) VB
7 9 (2.28%) VBA
7 9 (2.28%) PHP
8 8 (2.03%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.78%) VBScript
10 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.27%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.27%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.02%) X++
13 2 (0.51%) XPath
13 2 (0.51%) C++
14 1 (0.25%) C
14 1 (0.25%) Ruby
14 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 66 (16.75%) Degree
2 28 (7.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.52%) MCP
4 4 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.76%) MCSE
5 3 (0.76%) ISEB
5 3 (0.76%) MCTS
5 3 (0.76%) MCPD
6 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.27%) WCAG
1 5 (1.27%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 107 (27.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.05%) Oracle
3 10 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (2.54%) EPiServer
4 9 (2.28%) Zend
5 7 (1.78%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.78%) SYSPRO
6 6 (1.52%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.52%) SAP
7 4 (1.02%) Adobe
7 4 (1.02%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.76%) Open-E
8 3 (0.76%) Capita
9 2 (0.51%) Google
9 2 (0.51%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.25%) Twitter
10 1 (0.25%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) IBM
10 1 (0.25%) Remedy
10 1 (0.25%) VMware
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitingStaff.co.uk
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago