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 10 July 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 41 41 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 +47
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 199 234 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.03% 5.54% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.31% 10.82% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 170 215 92
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
1759 2162 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.48% 51.15% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1950 1677
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +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 10 July 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 10 July 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
Bolton 0 14 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Stockport -11 14 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Rochdale - 6 £39,500 - 1
Salford - 5 £38,000 -
Cheadle +4 3 - - 1
Bury -9 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Altrincham +2 2 £42,500 +26.86%
Wigan -11 2 £33,000 +20.00% 3
Sale +11 1 £42,500 +26.86% 1
Oldham +10 1 - - 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 459 (100.00%) .NET
2 415 (90.41%) C#
3 351 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 319 (69.50%) MVC
5 297 (64.71%) SQL Server
6 281 (61.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 260 (56.64%) JavaScript
8 244 (53.16%) HTML
9 238 (51.85%) WCF
10 229 (49.89%) CSS
11 207 (45.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 189 (41.18%) SQL
13 179 (39.00%) jQuery
14 140 (30.50%) OO
15 134 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
16 133 (28.98%) LINQ
17 131 (28.54%) TDD
18 123 (26.80%) Microsoft
19 121 (26.36%) SQL Server 2008
20 94 (20.48%) WPF
21 93 (20.26%) Web Services
22 85 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
22 85 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
23 84 (18.30%) XML
24 78 (16.99%) Degree
25 70 (15.25%) Web Development
26 69 (15.03%) Visual Studio
27 66 (14.38%) Scrum
28 63 (13.73%) Ajax
29 62 (13.51%) Software Engineering

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 60 (13.07%) IIS
2 48 (10.46%) SharePoint
3 28 (6.10%) CMS
4 25 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (5.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (2.40%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.87%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (0.44%) Node.js
8 2 (0.44%) DNN
8 2 (0.44%) Drupal
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 40 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.44%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.44%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.66%) Internet
2 22 (4.79%) Intranet
3 10 (2.18%) RFID
4 5 (1.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 121 (26.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 51 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 38 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.61%) MySQL
9 9 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.09%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.09%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.09%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.65%) Big Data
12 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (15.03%) Visual Studio
3 32 (6.97%) NUnit
4 28 (6.10%) Moq
5 16 (3.49%) SpecFlow
6 15 (3.27%) Selenium
7 11 (2.40%) Subversion
8 10 (2.18%) MSTest
9 8 (1.74%) JIRA
10 6 (1.31%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.65%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.44%) LLBLGen Pro
12 2 (0.44%) PhoneGap
12 2 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (9.37%) Finance
2 29 (6.32%) Legal
3 14 (3.05%) Marketing
4 8 (1.74%) Billing
5 7 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.53%) Advertising
6 5 (1.09%) Retail
7 3 (0.65%) Banking
8 2 (0.44%) Games
8 2 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 424 (92.37%) Developer
2 268 (58.39%) .NET Developer
3 185 (40.31%) C# Developer
4 159 (34.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 136 (29.63%) Senior Developer
6 121 (26.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 114 (24.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 85 (18.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 79 (17.21%) Senior C# Developer
10 73 (15.90%) Web Developer
11 54 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 51 (11.11%) Lead Developer
13 44 (9.59%) .NET Web Developer
14 35 (7.63%) Software Developer
15 24 (5.23%) C# Web Developer
16 23 (5.01%) C# Software Developer
16 23 (5.01%) .NET Software Developer
17 21 (4.58%) Agile C# Developer
17 21 (4.58%) Software Engineer
18 15 (3.27%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (100.00%) .NET
2 351 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 281 (61.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 244 (53.16%) HTML
5 238 (51.85%) WCF
6 229 (49.89%) CSS
7 207 (45.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 179 (39.00%) jQuery
9 133 (28.98%) LINQ
10 94 (20.48%) WPF
11 93 (20.26%) Web Services
12 84 (18.30%) XML
13 63 (13.73%) Ajax
14 59 (12.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 49 (10.68%) HTML5
15 49 (10.68%) REST
16 46 (10.02%) NHibernate
17 40 (8.71%) XSLT
17 40 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 34 (7.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.68%) Computer Science
2 32 (6.97%) N-Tier
3 24 (5.23%) W3C
4 21 (4.58%) Mathematics
4 21 (4.58%) Physics
5 13 (2.83%) Social Media
6 7 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.09%) Tandem
9 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (0.87%) APACS
9 4 (0.87%) EMV
9 4 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.65%) Open Source
11 2 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.44%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.44%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.22%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.11%) Windows
2 9 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.74%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.31%) Android
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.22%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (69.50%) MVC
2 140 (30.50%) OO
3 134 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (28.54%) TDD
5 70 (15.25%) Web Development
6 66 (14.38%) Scrum
7 62 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 59 (12.85%) Unit Testing
9 46 (10.02%) E-Commerce
10 45 (9.80%) OOD
11 31 (6.75%) BDD
12 28 (6.10%) Kanban
13 25 (5.45%) UML
14 23 (5.01%) Project Management
15 22 (4.79%) Refactoring
16 20 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
18 15 (3.27%) Web Application Development
19 14 (3.05%) SOA
20 13 (2.83%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 415 (90.41%) C#
2 260 (56.64%) JavaScript
3 189 (41.18%) SQL
4 62 (13.51%) VB.NET
5 46 (10.02%) T-SQL
6 16 (3.49%) Java
7 13 (2.83%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.61%) TypeScript
9 8 (1.74%) VB
10 5 (1.09%) XPath
10 5 (1.09%) PHP
11 4 (0.87%) XAML
12 3 (0.65%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.44%) VBA
14 1 (0.22%) Python
14 1 (0.22%) C++
14 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (16.99%) Degree
2 16 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.05%) MCP
4 8 (1.74%) MCSE
5 6 (1.31%) MCSD
6 4 (0.87%) MCAD
6 4 (0.87%) MCTS
7 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.49%) WCAG
2 1 (0.22%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.74%) OpenView
Vendors
1 123 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.23%) Oracle
3 14 (3.05%) SAP
4 11 (2.40%) IBM
4 11 (2.40%) HP
5 10 (2.18%) Twitter
6 8 (1.74%) Remedy
7 7 (1.53%) Adobe
8 5 (1.09%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.87%) VMware
10 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.44%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.44%) Zend
12 1 (0.22%) Epicor
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