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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 40 50 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 206 187 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.08% 4.77% 3.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.39% 9.69% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 177 165 122
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
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
1809 1929 1940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.61% 49.17% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1726 1757
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 27 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 27 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 -2 18 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Bolton +4 15 £35,000 -6.66%
Rochdale - 8 £40,000 -
Salford - 7 £38,000 -
Wigan -5 3 £33,000 +9.09% 3
Oldham +4 2 £35,000 -10.81% 1
Sale +6 1 £42,500 +26.86%
Altrincham +4 1 £30,000 -10.44%
Cheadle -3 1 - -
Bury -15 1 £27,500 -31.25%
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 461 (100.00%) .NET
2 410 (88.94%) C#
3 333 (72.23%) ASP.NET
4 319 (69.20%) MVC
5 310 (67.25%) SQL Server
6 293 (63.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 276 (59.87%) JavaScript
8 258 (55.97%) HTML
9 244 (52.93%) CSS
10 225 (48.81%) WCF
11 199 (43.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 198 (42.95%) jQuery
13 180 (39.05%) SQL
14 150 (32.54%) OO
15 140 (30.37%) LINQ
16 132 (28.63%) TDD
17 123 (26.68%) Microsoft
18 117 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
19 109 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
20 94 (20.39%) Web Services
21 93 (20.17%) WPF
21 93 (20.17%) Degree
22 89 (19.31%) XML
23 82 (17.79%) Ajax
23 82 (17.79%) Team Foundation Server
24 81 (17.57%) Web Development
25 79 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
26 63 (13.67%) Scrum
27 60 (13.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
28 57 (12.36%) Unit Testing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 50 (10.85%) IIS
2 40 (8.68%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.56%) CMS
4 18 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (2.82%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.30%) Drupal
8 2 (0.43%) DNN
8 2 (0.43%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (0.43%) Node.js
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 41 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.30%) Fireworks
2 6 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.08%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.43%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.08%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.07%) Internet
2 18 (3.90%) Intranet
3 6 (1.30%) RFID
4 2 (0.43%) HTTP
4 2 (0.43%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (67.25%) SQL Server
2 109 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 53 (11.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 52 (11.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (6.29%) Relational Database
8 20 (4.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.04%) MySQL
10 9 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.74%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.30%) Big Data
13 5 (1.08%) SQLite
14 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.65%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.65%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.65%) Couchbase
16 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (17.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (11.28%) Visual Studio
3 46 (9.98%) NUnit
4 32 (6.94%) Moq
5 20 (4.34%) SpecFlow
6 15 (3.25%) Selenium
7 12 (2.60%) Subversion
8 11 (2.39%) MSTest
9 9 (1.95%) JIRA
9 9 (1.95%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.43%) LLBLGen Pro
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.22%) NCrunch
12 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.22%) PowerBuilder
12 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
General
1 42 (9.11%) Finance
2 19 (4.12%) Marketing
3 15 (3.25%) Legal
4 12 (2.60%) Billing
5 10 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.52%) Advertising
7 4 (0.87%) Retail
7 4 (0.87%) Games
8 3 (0.65%) Banking
9 2 (0.43%) Law
9 2 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 423 (91.76%) Developer
2 255 (55.31%) .NET Developer
3 186 (40.35%) C# Developer
4 158 (34.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 131 (28.42%) Senior Developer
6 112 (24.30%) ASP.NET Developer
7 104 (22.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 83 (18.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 75 (16.27%) Senior .NET Developer
10 66 (14.32%) Web Developer
11 53 (11.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 47 (10.20%) Lead Developer
13 46 (9.98%) Software Developer
14 37 (8.03%) .NET Web Developer
15 29 (6.29%) C# Software Developer
15 29 (6.29%) .NET Software Developer
16 24 (5.21%) Agile C# Developer
16 24 (5.21%) Junior
17 23 (4.99%) Junior Developer
18 21 (4.56%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (100.00%) .NET
2 333 (72.23%) ASP.NET
3 293 (63.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 258 (55.97%) HTML
5 244 (52.93%) CSS
6 225 (48.81%) WCF
7 199 (43.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 198 (42.95%) jQuery
9 140 (30.37%) LINQ
10 94 (20.39%) Web Services
11 93 (20.17%) WPF
12 89 (19.31%) XML
13 82 (17.79%) Ajax
14 60 (13.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 53 (11.50%) HTML5
16 49 (10.63%) NHibernate
17 41 (8.89%) ADO.NET
17 41 (8.89%) REST
18 36 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 35 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.28%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.07%) Mathematics
2 28 (6.07%) Physics
3 27 (5.86%) N-Tier
4 22 (4.77%) W3C
5 12 (2.60%) Social Media
6 7 (1.52%) Tandem
7 6 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (1.08%) iPad
8 5 (1.08%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.08%) EMV
8 5 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.08%) APACS
8 5 (1.08%) iPhone
9 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.22%) Open Source
12 1 (0.22%) Replication
12 1 (0.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.15%) Windows
2 12 (2.60%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.30%) Android
5 5 (1.08%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (1.08%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (69.20%) MVC
2 150 (32.54%) OO
3 132 (28.63%) TDD
4 117 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (17.57%) Web Development
6 63 (13.67%) Scrum
7 57 (12.36%) Unit Testing
8 53 (11.50%) OOD
9 46 (9.98%) E-Commerce
10 43 (9.33%) Software Engineering
11 31 (6.72%) BDD
12 30 (6.51%) UML
13 26 (5.64%) Kanban
14 25 (5.42%) Project Management
15 23 (4.99%) Refactoring
16 19 (4.12%) Enterprise Architecture
17 16 (3.47%) Time Management
18 15 (3.25%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (3.25%) SOA
19 14 (3.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 410 (88.94%) C#
2 276 (59.87%) JavaScript
3 180 (39.05%) SQL
4 56 (12.15%) VB.NET
5 33 (7.16%) T-SQL
6 16 (3.47%) Java
6 16 (3.47%) PL/SQL
7 12 (2.60%) TypeScript
8 9 (1.95%) VB
9 6 (1.30%) Objective-C
9 6 (1.30%) VBA
9 6 (1.30%) PHP
10 4 (0.87%) VBScript
10 4 (0.87%) X++
11 3 (0.65%) C++
12 2 (0.43%) XPath
13 1 (0.22%) Python
13 1 (0.22%) XAML
13 1 (0.22%) C
13 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 93 (20.17%) Degree
2 18 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.60%) MCP
4 9 (1.95%) MCSE
5 4 (0.87%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) MCSD
7 1 (0.22%) MCTS
7 1 (0.22%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.95%) WCAG
2 3 (0.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.74%) OpenView
Vendors
1 123 (26.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.21%) Oracle
3 10 (2.17%) SAP
4 9 (1.95%) Twitter
5 8 (1.74%) HP
5 8 (1.74%) IBM
5 8 (1.74%) Remedy
6 7 (1.52%) Adobe
6 7 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.52%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.30%) Zend
8 4 (0.87%) SYSPRO
9 2 (0.43%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.43%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.43%) VMware
10 1 (0.22%) Epiphany
10 1 (0.22%) Capita
10 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
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