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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 68 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 155 130 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.70% 3.50% 5.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.77% 6.94% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 136 106 213
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,874 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
.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
1768 1872 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.19% 50.38% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1675 2112
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,353 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +5 22 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 10 £47,500 -
Bolton +1 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Salford - 7 £40,000 -
Altrincham - 5 £38,000 - 6
Cheadle -1 3 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Wigan -11 2 £30,000 +50.00% 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 381 (100.00%) .NET
2 317 (83.20%) C#
3 270 (70.87%) ASP.NET
4 260 (68.24%) MVC
5 244 (64.04%) HTML
6 237 (62.20%) CSS
7 229 (60.10%) JavaScript
8 214 (56.17%) SQL Server
9 184 (48.29%) SQL
9 184 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
10 182 (47.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 155 (40.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 153 (40.16%) jQuery
13 139 (36.48%) WCF
14 120 (31.50%) Microsoft
15 115 (30.18%) TDD
16 108 (28.35%) OO
17 86 (22.57%) Web Services
18 81 (21.26%) LINQ
19 72 (18.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 71 (18.64%) HTML5
21 69 (18.11%) Web Development
22 68 (17.85%) XML
23 66 (17.32%) Ajax
24 63 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
25 62 (16.27%) Windows
25 62 (16.27%) Degree
26 55 (14.44%) Scrum
27 53 (13.91%) Visual Studio
27 53 (13.91%) SQL Server 2008

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (13.39%) IIS
2 29 (7.61%) CMS
3 22 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 19 (4.99%) Umbraco
5 15 (3.94%) Confluence
6 12 (3.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (2.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.36%) Drupal
10 4 (1.05%) WordPress
11 2 (0.52%) Node.js
12 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.26%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.15%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.36%) MS Office
4 6 (1.57%) Fireworks
5 4 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.87%) Internet
2 22 (5.77%) HTTP
3 18 (4.72%) Intranet
4 2 (0.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (56.17%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (12.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 42 (11.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (6.04%) MySQL
7 17 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (3.94%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.57%) Big Data
11 5 (1.31%) SQLite
12 3 (0.79%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.52%) DTS
13 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (13.91%) Visual Studio
3 38 (9.97%) NUnit
4 35 (9.19%) Git (software)
5 30 (7.87%) JIRA
6 19 (4.99%) Subversion
6 19 (4.99%) Moq
7 18 (4.72%) Selenium
8 15 (3.94%) Mercurial
8 15 (3.94%) SpecFlow
8 15 (3.94%) Bitbucket
8 15 (3.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (3.41%) TeamCity
10 12 (3.15%) MSTest
11 10 (2.62%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.31%) ReSharper
12 5 (1.31%) NCrunch
13 4 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
14 1 (0.26%) Hudson
14 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (9.71%) Finance
2 23 (6.04%) Marketing
3 16 (4.20%) Automotive
4 13 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.41%) Back Office
5 6 (1.57%) Billing
6 5 (1.31%) Advertising
7 4 (1.05%) Games
8 2 (0.52%) Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 335 (87.93%) Developer
2 202 (53.02%) .NET Developer
3 137 (35.96%) C# Developer
4 116 (30.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (22.05%) Senior Developer
6 80 (21.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 78 (20.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 61 (16.01%) Senior C# Developer
9 44 (11.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 44 (11.55%) Junior
10 42 (11.02%) Junior Developer
11 41 (10.76%) Software Developer
11 41 (10.76%) Web Developer
12 30 (7.87%) .NET Web Developer
13 27 (7.09%) Lead Developer
14 22 (5.77%) Junior .NET Developer
14 22 (5.77%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.99%) Agile C# Developer
16 18 (4.72%) .NET Software Developer
17 16 (4.20%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (100.00%) .NET
2 270 (70.87%) ASP.NET
3 244 (64.04%) HTML
4 237 (62.20%) CSS
5 182 (47.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 155 (40.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 153 (40.16%) jQuery
8 139 (36.48%) WCF
9 86 (22.57%) Web Services
10 81 (21.26%) LINQ
11 72 (18.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 71 (18.64%) HTML5
13 68 (17.85%) XML
14 66 (17.32%) Ajax
15 50 (13.12%) WPF
16 45 (11.81%) JSON
17 40 (10.50%) SOAP
18 38 (9.97%) CSS3
19 34 (8.92%) KnockoutJS
20 31 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.61%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.35%) Inversion of Control
3 27 (7.09%) N-Tier
4 23 (6.04%) W3C
5 15 (3.94%) Mathematics
5 15 (3.94%) Physics
5 15 (3.94%) User Experience
6 13 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.10%) iPad
7 8 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.84%) iPhone
8 7 (1.84%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (1.57%) Social Media
9 6 (1.57%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.31%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (1.31%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.31%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.05%) Tandem
12 3 (0.79%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 62 (16.27%) Windows
2 14 (3.67%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.36%) Android
4 5 (1.31%) UNIX
4 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.31%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (1.31%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.26%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (68.24%) MVC
2 184 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (30.18%) TDD
4 108 (28.35%) OO
5 69 (18.11%) Web Development
6 55 (14.44%) Scrum
7 40 (10.50%) Unit Testing
8 38 (9.97%) BDD
8 38 (9.97%) OOD
9 33 (8.66%) E-Commerce
10 29 (7.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 27 (7.09%) Web Design
12 26 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
13 25 (6.56%) OOP
14 23 (6.04%) Mentoring
15 21 (5.51%) UML
15 21 (5.51%) Software Engineering
16 19 (4.99%) SOA
16 19 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (4.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 317 (83.20%) C#
2 229 (60.10%) JavaScript
3 184 (48.29%) SQL
4 36 (9.45%) VB.NET
5 34 (8.92%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.94%) Java
7 14 (3.67%) VB
8 10 (2.62%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.36%) PHP
10 8 (2.10%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.10%) VBScript
10 8 (2.10%) VBA
11 5 (1.31%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.05%) X++
13 3 (0.79%) C++
14 1 (0.26%) C
14 1 (0.26%) Ruby
14 1 (0.26%) XPath
14 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 62 (16.27%) Degree
2 32 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.36%) MCP
4 6 (1.57%) MCTS
4 6 (1.57%) MCPD
5 3 (0.79%) MCSE
5 3 (0.79%) ISEB
5 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.84%) WCAG
2 6 (1.57%) QA
3 4 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 120 (31.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.15%) Sitecore
3 11 (2.89%) Oracle
4 10 (2.62%) SAP
4 10 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (2.62%) EPiServer
5 9 (2.36%) Zend
6 8 (2.10%) SYSPRO
7 6 (1.57%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.05%) Eloqua
8 4 (1.05%) Adobe
9 3 (0.79%) Telerik
9 3 (0.79%) Capita
9 3 (0.79%) Google
9 3 (0.79%) Open-E
10 1 (0.26%) Twitter
10 1 (0.26%) VMware
10 1 (0.26%) Epiphany
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