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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 58 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 154 172 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.93% 4.55% 5.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.31% 9.30% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 121 159 171
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1654 1849 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.23% 48.90% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1622 1905
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

.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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Bolton +8 18 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Stockport +11 16 £38,000 -10.58% 3
Cheadle +7 7 £35,000 -
Altrincham -4 4 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Wigan -13 4 - - 4
Rochdale - 4 £47,500 - 1
Salford - 3 £50,000 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £47,500 - 2
Bury - 1 £42,500 - 2
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
2 286 (84.37%) C#
3 261 (76.99%) ASP.NET
4 237 (69.91%) MVC
5 216 (63.72%) HTML
6 208 (61.36%) CSS
7 198 (58.41%) JavaScript
8 181 (53.39%) SQL Server
9 163 (48.08%) SQL
10 160 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
11 147 (43.36%) jQuery
12 143 (42.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 133 (39.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 118 (34.81%) WCF
15 105 (30.97%) Microsoft
16 97 (28.61%) TDD
17 85 (25.07%) OO
18 81 (23.89%) Scrum
19 77 (22.71%) HTML5
20 76 (22.42%) Windows
21 70 (20.65%) XML
22 69 (20.35%) Web Services
23 62 (18.29%) Team Foundation Server
24 59 (17.40%) SQL Server 2008
25 56 (16.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 55 (16.22%) LINQ
27 53 (15.63%) Degree
28 50 (14.75%) Web Development
28 50 (14.75%) Unit Testing
29 49 (14.45%) Ajax

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 40 (11.80%) IIS
2 27 (7.96%) CMS
3 26 (7.67%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.72%) Confluence
5 14 (4.13%) Umbraco
5 14 (4.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.18%) WordPress
9 3 (0.88%) Drupal
10 2 (0.59%) Node.js
11 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.36%) MS Office
3 7 (2.06%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.37%) HTTP
2 22 (6.49%) Internet
3 10 (2.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (53.39%) SQL Server
2 59 (17.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (10.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (10.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (6.49%) MySQL
6 19 (5.60%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (5.01%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.29%) DTS
11 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 62 (18.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (14.45%) Visual Studio
3 30 (8.85%) JIRA
4 28 (8.26%) Git (software)
5 20 (5.90%) Selenium
5 20 (5.90%) Subversion
6 19 (5.60%) SpecFlow
7 18 (5.31%) NUnit
8 16 (4.72%) Bitbucket
8 16 (4.72%) Mercurial
9 15 (4.42%) WebDriver
10 14 (4.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (3.83%) TeamCity
12 9 (2.65%) MSTest
13 8 (2.36%) Moq
14 7 (2.06%) Xcode
15 5 (1.47%) ReSharper
15 5 (1.47%) NCrunch
16 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
16 1 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 31 (9.14%) Finance
2 19 (5.60%) Marketing
3 16 (4.72%) Automotive
4 11 (3.24%) Back Office
5 10 (2.95%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.47%) Advertising
7 3 (0.88%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 291 (85.84%) Developer
2 175 (51.62%) .NET Developer
3 108 (31.86%) C# Developer
4 93 (27.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (20.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 68 (20.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 64 (18.88%) Senior Developer
8 44 (12.98%) Software Developer
9 43 (12.68%) Senior C# Developer
10 40 (11.80%) Senior .NET Developer
11 30 (8.85%) Web Developer
12 29 (8.55%) Junior
13 28 (8.26%) Junior Developer
14 20 (5.90%) .NET Web Developer
15 18 (5.31%) Lead Developer
16 17 (5.01%) Analyst
17 16 (4.72%) Junior C# Developer
17 16 (4.72%) Junior C# .NET Developer
18 15 (4.42%) Junior .NET Developer
19 14 (4.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (100.00%) .NET
2 261 (76.99%) ASP.NET
3 216 (63.72%) HTML
4 208 (61.36%) CSS
5 147 (43.36%) jQuery
6 143 (42.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 133 (39.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 118 (34.81%) WCF
9 77 (22.71%) HTML5
10 70 (20.65%) XML
11 69 (20.35%) Web Services
12 56 (16.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 55 (16.22%) LINQ
14 49 (14.45%) Ajax
15 45 (13.27%) JSON
16 43 (12.68%) CSS3
17 38 (11.21%) WPF
18 35 (10.32%) SOAP
19 33 (9.73%) KnockoutJS
20 31 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.73%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (8.26%) N-Tier
3 19 (5.60%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.72%) W3C
4 16 (4.72%) User Experience
5 11 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.36%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.36%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.36%) Physics
6 8 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.77%) Social Media
8 4 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.88%) iPad
9 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (0.88%) Replication
9 3 (0.88%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.59%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.59%) Statistics
10 2 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 76 (22.42%) Windows
2 11 (3.24%) Android
3 10 (2.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (69.91%) MVC
2 160 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (28.61%) TDD
4 85 (25.07%) OO
5 81 (23.89%) Scrum
6 50 (14.75%) Web Development
6 50 (14.75%) Unit Testing
7 30 (8.85%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (8.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 29 (8.55%) BDD
9 28 (8.26%) Web Design
10 26 (7.67%) Software Engineering
11 22 (6.49%) OOP
11 22 (6.49%) E-Commerce
11 22 (6.49%) OOD
11 22 (6.49%) SOA
11 22 (6.49%) Mentoring
12 21 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (5.31%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 286 (84.37%) C#
2 198 (58.41%) JavaScript
3 163 (48.08%) SQL
4 39 (11.50%) T-SQL
5 33 (9.73%) VB.NET
6 13 (3.83%) VB
7 11 (3.24%) VBA
8 9 (2.65%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.65%) Java
9 7 (2.06%) C++
9 7 (2.06%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.77%) PHP
11 5 (1.47%) C
12 4 (1.18%) VBScript
13 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (15.63%) Degree
2 26 (7.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.77%) MCP
4 5 (1.47%) MCTS
4 5 (1.47%) MCPD
4 5 (1.47%) VCP4
5 3 (0.88%) ISEB
6 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.65%) QA
2 7 (2.06%) WCAG
3 2 (0.59%) SLA
Vendors
1 105 (30.97%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.72%) DevExpress
3 15 (4.42%) Sitecore
4 10 (2.95%) SAP
5 8 (2.36%) EPiServer
6 7 (2.06%) Oracle
7 5 (1.47%) Telerik
8 4 (1.18%) Google
8 4 (1.18%) Zend
8 4 (1.18%) Adobe
8 4 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.18%) SYSPRO
8 4 (1.18%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.88%) Open-E
10 2 (0.59%) Capita
11 1 (0.29%) Twitter
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