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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 45 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 205 165 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.92% 4.41% 5.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.63% 8.76% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 187 135 178
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,300
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
1763 1883 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.28% 50.31% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1660 1769
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £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 October 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 October 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 +16 33 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Salford - 9 £38,000 - 1
Bolton +5 7 £37,500 - 2
Cheadle -3 3 £32,500 +14.03%
Altrincham - 3 £30,750 - 3
Wigan -3 2 £30,750 +53.75% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 £47,500 -
Bury -17 1 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Oldham - 1 £21,000 -
Rochdale - 1 £45,000 - 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 408 (100.00%) .NET
2 346 (84.80%) C#
3 282 (69.12%) MVC
4 274 (67.16%) ASP.NET
5 261 (63.97%) SQL Server
6 253 (62.01%) HTML
7 238 (58.33%) JavaScript
8 227 (55.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 226 (55.39%) CSS
10 202 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
11 182 (44.61%) WCF
12 169 (41.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 167 (40.93%) SQL
14 161 (39.46%) jQuery
15 133 (32.60%) OO
16 127 (31.13%) TDD
17 117 (28.68%) LINQ
18 104 (25.49%) Microsoft
19 83 (20.34%) Web Development
20 81 (19.85%) Web Services
21 80 (19.61%) WPF
22 75 (18.38%) SQL Server 2008
23 74 (18.14%) Degree
23 74 (18.14%) Team Foundation Server
24 73 (17.89%) XML
25 67 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 66 (16.18%) Ajax
27 60 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
28 56 (13.73%) Unit Testing
29 52 (12.75%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 39 (9.56%) IIS
2 30 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.88%) CMS
4 22 (5.39%) Umbraco
5 11 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.21%) Drupal
7 6 (1.47%) Confluence
8 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.49%) Node.js
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.25%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.47%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.98%) MS Office
5 2 (0.49%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.49%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.13%) Internet
2 15 (3.68%) Intranet
3 13 (3.19%) HTTP
4 3 (0.74%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (63.97%) SQL Server
2 75 (18.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 51 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (8.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (6.37%) Relational Database
8 17 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.70%) MySQL
10 8 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.47%) Big Data
12 5 (1.23%) SQLite
13 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.49%) DTS
15 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
16 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 74 (18.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (11.52%) NUnit
2 47 (11.52%) Visual Studio
3 28 (6.86%) Moq
4 23 (5.64%) SpecFlow
5 21 (5.15%) Selenium
6 20 (4.90%) Git (software)
7 19 (4.66%) Subversion
8 15 (3.68%) JIRA
8 15 (3.68%) MSTest
9 7 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.47%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.47%) WebDriver
10 6 (1.47%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (0.98%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.74%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.74%) NCrunch
13 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.25%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 42 (10.29%) Finance
2 21 (5.15%) Marketing
3 12 (2.94%) Billing
4 11 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.45%) Back Office
6 7 (1.72%) Automotive
7 5 (1.23%) Advertising
7 5 (1.23%) Legal
8 4 (0.98%) Games
9 2 (0.49%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Retail
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 368 (90.20%) Developer
2 206 (50.49%) .NET Developer
3 164 (40.20%) C# Developer
4 132 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 123 (30.15%) Senior Developer
6 84 (20.59%) Senior C# Developer
7 81 (19.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 79 (19.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 58 (14.22%) Senior .NET Developer
10 50 (12.25%) Software Developer
11 45 (11.03%) Web Developer
12 39 (9.56%) Lead Developer
12 39 (9.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 38 (9.31%) Junior
14 37 (9.07%) Junior Developer
15 26 (6.37%) .NET Web Developer
15 26 (6.37%) Agile C# Developer
15 26 (6.37%) .NET Software Developer
16 25 (6.13%) C# Software Developer
17 16 (3.92%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (100.00%) .NET
2 274 (67.16%) ASP.NET
3 253 (62.01%) HTML
4 227 (55.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 226 (55.39%) CSS
6 182 (44.61%) WCF
7 169 (41.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 161 (39.46%) jQuery
9 117 (28.68%) LINQ
10 81 (19.85%) Web Services
11 80 (19.61%) WPF
12 73 (17.89%) XML
13 67 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 66 (16.18%) Ajax
15 52 (12.75%) HTML5
16 42 (10.29%) SOAP
17 38 (9.31%) ADO.NET
18 36 (8.82%) NHibernate
18 36 (8.82%) WinForms
19 35 (8.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.54%) Computer Science
2 32 (7.84%) N-Tier
3 24 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 24 (5.88%) Physics
4 17 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (3.92%) W3C
6 11 (2.70%) User Experience
7 10 (2.45%) Social Media
8 8 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (1.72%) Tandem
9 7 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.23%) iPad
11 5 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (1.23%) iPhone
12 4 (0.98%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.74%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.75%) Windows
2 12 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.47%) Android
4 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (69.12%) MVC
2 202 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (32.60%) OO
4 127 (31.13%) TDD
5 83 (20.34%) Web Development
6 56 (13.73%) Unit Testing
7 50 (12.25%) Scrum
8 44 (10.78%) OOD
9 43 (10.54%) Mentoring
10 42 (10.29%) E-Commerce
11 31 (7.60%) UML
12 30 (7.35%) BDD
13 28 (6.86%) Software Engineering
14 24 (5.88%) SOA
14 24 (5.88%) Kanban
15 22 (5.39%) Refactoring
16 21 (5.15%) Enterprise Architecture
16 21 (5.15%) Responsive Web Design
17 20 (4.90%) Project Management
18 17 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 346 (84.80%) C#
2 238 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 167 (40.93%) SQL
4 38 (9.31%) VB.NET
5 34 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 20 (4.90%) Java
7 11 (2.70%) TypeScript
8 10 (2.45%) VB
9 9 (2.21%) PHP
10 8 (1.96%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.47%) VBA
11 6 (1.47%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.98%) X++
13 4 (0.98%) VBScript
14 2 (0.49%) C++
14 2 (0.49%) XPath
15 1 (0.25%) Ruby
15 1 (0.25%) Python
15 1 (0.25%) C
Qualifications
1 74 (18.14%) Degree
2 25 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.96%) MCP
4 5 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.74%) MCTS
5 3 (0.74%) MCPD
5 3 (0.74%) MCSE
6 2 (0.49%) ISEB
6 2 (0.49%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.98%) SLA
2 3 (0.74%) WCAG
3 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) OpenView
Vendors
1 104 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.94%) Oracle
3 9 (2.21%) Zend
4 7 (1.72%) EPiServer
4 7 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.47%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.98%) SYSPRO
7 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.49%) HP
8 2 (0.49%) Capita
8 2 (0.49%) Open-E
8 2 (0.49%) LexisNexis
8 2 (0.49%) Remedy
8 2 (0.49%) SAP
8 2 (0.49%) IBM
8 2 (0.49%) Twitter
9 1 (0.25%) Adobe
9 1 (0.25%) VMware
9 1 (0.25%) Epiphany
9 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Alex James Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago