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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 70 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 140 146 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.50% 3.96% 5.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.36% 7.98% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 111 134 211
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
1674 1830 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.80% 49.69% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1640 2095
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 30 January 2015.

.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 30 January 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
Stockport +7 17 £33,750 -20.58% 4
Bolton +9 12 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cheadle +8 8 £35,000 +27.27%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 8 £47,500 -
Altrincham +3 4 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Salford - 4 - - 1
Wigan -9 3 - - 2
Rochdale - 1 £52,000 - 2
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 339 (100.00%) .NET
2 278 (82.01%) C#
3 236 (69.62%) ASP.NET
4 235 (69.32%) MVC
5 206 (60.77%) HTML
6 203 (59.88%) CSS
7 196 (57.82%) JavaScript
8 182 (53.69%) SQL Server
9 164 (48.38%) SQL
10 149 (43.95%) Agile Software Development
11 144 (42.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 139 (41.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 135 (39.82%) jQuery
14 118 (34.81%) Microsoft
15 115 (33.92%) WCF
16 94 (27.73%) OO
16 94 (27.73%) TDD
17 75 (22.12%) XML
18 73 (21.53%) Web Services
19 66 (19.47%) Windows
20 63 (18.58%) HTML5
21 62 (18.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 61 (17.99%) Ajax
23 59 (17.40%) LINQ
24 57 (16.81%) Web Development
24 57 (16.81%) Scrum
25 53 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
26 52 (15.34%) JSON
27 51 (15.04%) Visual Studio
28 50 (14.75%) Degree

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 44 (12.98%) IIS
2 28 (8.26%) SharePoint
3 24 (7.08%) CMS
4 16 (4.72%) Umbraco
4 16 (4.72%) Confluence
5 11 (3.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (3.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.47%) Drupal
8 4 (1.18%) WordPress
9 2 (0.59%) Node.js
10 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.24%) MS Office
3 8 (2.36%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.67%) HTTP
2 23 (6.78%) Internet
3 13 (3.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (53.69%) SQL Server
2 48 (14.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (12.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 40 (11.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (10.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (7.08%) MySQL
8 20 (5.90%) Relational Database
9 18 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.18%) SQLite
13 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.59%) DTS
14 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.59%) Big Data
15 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 53 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (15.04%) Visual Studio
3 33 (9.73%) Git (software)
4 31 (9.14%) JIRA
5 24 (7.08%) NUnit
6 18 (5.31%) Subversion
7 16 (4.72%) Bitbucket
7 16 (4.72%) Mercurial
7 16 (4.72%) Selenium
8 15 (4.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (4.42%) SpecFlow
9 14 (4.13%) WebDriver
10 13 (3.83%) TeamCity
11 12 (3.54%) Moq
12 7 (2.06%) MSTest
13 6 (1.77%) ReSharper
13 6 (1.77%) NCrunch
14 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (7.08%) Finance
2 18 (5.31%) Marketing
3 16 (4.72%) Automotive
4 13 (3.83%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.83%) Back Office
5 5 (1.47%) Advertising
6 3 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 290 (85.55%) Developer
2 174 (51.33%) .NET Developer
3 113 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 95 (28.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (20.06%) Senior Developer
6 65 (19.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 64 (18.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 48 (14.16%) Senior C# Developer
9 40 (11.80%) Software Developer
10 39 (11.50%) Junior
10 39 (11.50%) Senior .NET Developer
11 37 (10.91%) Junior Developer
12 34 (10.03%) Web Developer
13 21 (6.19%) .NET Web Developer
14 18 (5.31%) Lead Developer
15 17 (5.01%) Junior .NET Developer
16 16 (4.72%) .NET Software Developer
16 16 (4.72%) Junior C# .NET Developer
16 16 (4.72%) Junior C# Developer
17 15 (4.42%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (100.00%) .NET
2 236 (69.62%) ASP.NET
3 206 (60.77%) HTML
4 203 (59.88%) CSS
5 144 (42.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 139 (41.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 135 (39.82%) jQuery
8 115 (33.92%) WCF
9 75 (22.12%) XML
10 73 (21.53%) Web Services
11 63 (18.58%) HTML5
12 62 (18.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 61 (17.99%) Ajax
14 59 (17.40%) LINQ
15 52 (15.34%) JSON
16 38 (11.21%) CSS3
17 37 (10.91%) WPF
18 36 (10.62%) SOAP
19 32 (9.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
20 30 (8.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.14%) Inversion of Control
2 30 (8.85%) N-Tier
3 22 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.31%) W3C
5 16 (4.72%) User Experience
6 14 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.54%) Mathematics
7 12 (3.54%) Physics
8 8 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.06%) iPad
9 7 (2.06%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.77%) iPhone
11 5 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (1.47%) Social Media
12 4 (1.18%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (0.59%) APACS
14 2 (0.59%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.59%) Replication
14 2 (0.59%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 66 (19.47%) Windows
2 8 (2.36%) Android
2 8 (2.36%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.47%) UNIX
4 4 (1.18%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (69.32%) MVC
2 149 (43.95%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (27.73%) OO
3 94 (27.73%) TDD
4 57 (16.81%) Web Development
4 57 (16.81%) Scrum
5 47 (13.86%) Unit Testing
6 31 (9.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 30 (8.85%) Dependency Injection
7 30 (8.85%) OOD
8 29 (8.55%) Web Design
9 28 (8.26%) BDD
10 27 (7.96%) E-Commerce
11 25 (7.37%) OOP
12 22 (6.49%) SOA
12 22 (6.49%) Software Engineering
13 21 (6.19%) Mentoring
14 19 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (5.31%) CRM
16 17 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 278 (82.01%) C#
2 196 (57.82%) JavaScript
3 164 (48.38%) SQL
4 37 (10.91%) T-SQL
5 34 (10.03%) VB.NET
6 14 (4.13%) VB
7 10 (2.95%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.65%) Java
9 8 (2.36%) VBA
9 8 (2.36%) VBScript
10 7 (2.06%) PHP
11 6 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.18%) C++
12 4 (1.18%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.88%) X++
14 2 (0.59%) C
15 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (14.75%) Degree
2 32 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.36%) MCP
4 6 (1.77%) MCPD
4 6 (1.77%) MCTS
5 3 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.88%) ISEB
6 2 (0.59%) MCSE
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.36%) QA
2 7 (2.06%) WCAG
3 4 (1.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 118 (34.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.83%) Sitecore
3 10 (2.95%) SAP
3 10 (2.95%) Oracle
4 9 (2.65%) EPiServer
5 8 (2.36%) SYSPRO
6 5 (1.47%) Telerik
6 5 (1.47%) Zend
6 5 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.18%) Adobe
7 4 (1.18%) Google
7 4 (1.18%) Eloqua
7 4 (1.18%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.88%) Open-E
8 3 (0.88%) Capita
9 1 (0.29%) Twitter
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