The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 42 41 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +46
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 212 220 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.29% 5.43% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.84% 10.85% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 184 195 96
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1790 2027 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.63% 49.99% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1512 1817 1724
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £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
North West

.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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -6 16 £42,500 +18.05% 3
Bolton -2 13 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Rochdale - 10 £39,500 -
Salford - 6 £38,000 - 1
Altrincham +6 3 £42,500 +26.86%
Cheadle -2 3 - -
Oldham +10 2 £35,000 -10.81% 1
Wigan -9 2 £33,000 +20.00% 1
Bury -14 2 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Sale +6 1 £42,500 +26.86%
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 457 (100.00%) .NET
2 414 (90.59%) C#
3 345 (75.49%) ASP.NET
4 317 (69.37%) MVC
5 303 (66.30%) SQL Server
6 290 (63.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 269 (58.86%) JavaScript
8 256 (56.02%) HTML
9 240 (52.52%) CSS
10 235 (51.42%) WCF
11 209 (45.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 189 (41.36%) jQuery
13 184 (40.26%) SQL
14 150 (32.82%) OO
15 140 (30.63%) LINQ
16 137 (29.98%) TDD
17 129 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
18 118 (25.82%) Microsoft
19 115 (25.16%) SQL Server 2008
20 99 (21.66%) WPF
21 95 (20.79%) Web Services
22 85 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
22 85 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
23 83 (18.16%) Degree
24 81 (17.72%) XML
25 74 (16.19%) Web Development
26 68 (14.88%) Ajax
27 64 (14.00%) Scrum
28 59 (12.91%) Visual Studio
28 59 (12.91%) Unit Testing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (11.16%) IIS
2 39 (8.53%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.47%) CMS
4 18 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (3.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (2.41%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.88%) Drupal
8 3 (0.66%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.44%) Node.js
9 2 (0.44%) DNN
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.31%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.31%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Visualfiles
1 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.66%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.35%) Internet
2 19 (4.16%) Intranet
3 10 (2.19%) RFID
4 2 (0.44%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (66.30%) SQL Server
2 115 (25.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 42 (9.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (7.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (5.03%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.63%) MySQL
9 11 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.09%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.09%) RavenDB
11 5 (1.09%) Couchbase
12 4 (0.88%) Big Data
12 4 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.66%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.44%) SQLite
15 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 85 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 59 (12.91%) Visual Studio
3 41 (8.97%) NUnit
4 31 (6.78%) Moq
5 20 (4.38%) SpecFlow
6 16 (3.50%) Selenium
7 12 (2.63%) MSTest
8 10 (2.19%) Subversion
9 8 (1.75%) JIRA
10 6 (1.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (1.31%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.44%) LLBLGen Pro
11 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.22%) PhoneGap
12 1 (0.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 44 (9.63%) Finance
2 21 (4.60%) Legal
3 19 (4.16%) Marketing
4 12 (2.63%) Billing
5 7 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.53%) Advertising
6 4 (0.88%) Games
6 4 (0.88%) Retail
7 3 (0.66%) Banking
8 2 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.22%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 420 (91.90%) Developer
2 263 (57.55%) .NET Developer
3 190 (41.58%) C# Developer
4 164 (35.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 136 (29.76%) Senior Developer
6 123 (26.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 114 (24.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 83 (18.16%) Senior C# Developer
9 82 (17.94%) Senior .NET Developer
10 71 (15.54%) Web Developer
11 57 (12.47%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 53 (11.60%) Lead Developer
13 43 (9.41%) .NET Web Developer
14 37 (8.10%) Software Developer
15 26 (5.69%) .NET Software Developer
16 25 (5.47%) C# Software Developer
16 25 (5.47%) C# Web Developer
17 23 (5.03%) Agile C# Developer
18 18 (3.94%) Software Engineer
19 15 (3.28%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (100.00%) .NET
2 345 (75.49%) ASP.NET
3 290 (63.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 256 (56.02%) HTML
5 240 (52.52%) CSS
6 235 (51.42%) WCF
7 209 (45.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 189 (41.36%) jQuery
9 140 (30.63%) LINQ
10 99 (21.66%) WPF
11 95 (20.79%) Web Services
12 81 (17.72%) XML
13 68 (14.88%) Ajax
14 58 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 52 (11.38%) HTML5
16 50 (10.94%) NHibernate
17 45 (9.85%) REST
18 39 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 37 (8.10%) ADO.NET
19 37 (8.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.38%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.13%) N-Tier
3 25 (5.47%) Mathematics
3 25 (5.47%) Physics
4 23 (5.03%) W3C
5 14 (3.06%) Social Media
6 7 (1.53%) Tandem
7 5 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.88%) APACS
8 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.88%) EMV
8 4 (0.88%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.44%) iPad
10 2 (0.44%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.44%) iPhone
11 1 (0.22%) Open Source
11 1 (0.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.16%) Windows
2 10 (2.19%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.88%) Android
5 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.44%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (69.37%) MVC
2 150 (32.82%) OO
3 137 (29.98%) TDD
4 129 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (16.19%) Web Development
6 64 (14.00%) Scrum
7 59 (12.91%) Unit Testing
8 54 (11.82%) Software Engineering
9 52 (11.38%) OOD
10 45 (9.85%) E-Commerce
11 36 (7.88%) BDD
12 29 (6.35%) UML
13 28 (6.13%) Kanban
14 25 (5.47%) Project Management
15 24 (5.25%) Refactoring
16 18 (3.94%) Enterprise Architecture
17 17 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (3.50%) Time Management
19 15 (3.28%) Web Application Development
20 14 (3.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 414 (90.59%) C#
2 269 (58.86%) JavaScript
3 184 (40.26%) SQL
4 56 (12.25%) VB.NET
5 38 (8.32%) T-SQL
6 17 (3.72%) Java
7 14 (3.06%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.63%) TypeScript
9 6 (1.31%) VB
10 4 (0.88%) PHP
10 4 (0.88%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.66%) XPath
11 3 (0.66%) C++
12 2 (0.44%) VBA
12 2 (0.44%) XAML
13 1 (0.22%) X++
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
13 1 (0.22%) C
13 1 (0.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 83 (18.16%) Degree
2 13 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.63%) MCP
4 8 (1.75%) MCSE
5 4 (0.88%) MCSD
6 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.44%) MCAD
7 2 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.84%) WCAG
2 1 (0.22%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 118 (25.82%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.81%) Oracle
3 11 (2.41%) SAP
4 9 (1.97%) HP
4 9 (1.97%) IBM
4 9 (1.97%) Twitter
5 8 (1.75%) Remedy
6 7 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.53%) Adobe
7 5 (1.09%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.88%) Zend
9 3 (0.66%) VMware
10 2 (0.44%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.22%) Epiphany
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