The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 673 909 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.78% 22.72% 29.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.35% 51.15% 59.08%
Number of salaries quoted 622 792 1099
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,975 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
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
1484 1777 2053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.42% 44.41% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 1492 1843
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

.NET
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Manchester region.

.NET Salary Trend in Manchester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Manchester

.NET
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Stockport -2 48 £38,250 -10.00% 12
Bolton -2 39 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Wigan -1 20 £32,500 - 8
Altrincham +8 17 £42,500 +54.54% 8
Salford -4 17 £40,000 - 2
Rochdale +1 16 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cheadle +6 14 £37,500 +10.29% 4
Oldham -3 8 £20,500 -44.59% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £32,500 - 2
Bury +8 1 £32,500 +12.06% 2
Sale -4 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing .NET 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.

1 1199 (82.98%) C#
2 922 (63.81%) ASP.NET
3 810 (56.06%) SQL Server
4 726 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
5 637 (44.08%) MVC
6 631 (43.67%) HTML
7 575 (39.79%) JavaScript
8 568 (39.31%) SQL
9 521 (36.06%) CSS
10 408 (28.24%) WCF
11 400 (27.68%) TDD
12 389 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 323 (22.35%) jQuery
14 315 (21.80%) Microsoft
15 307 (21.25%) .NET Framework
16 295 (20.42%) Web Services
16 295 (20.42%) Scrum
17 241 (16.68%) XML
18 237 (16.40%) OO
18 237 (16.40%) HTML5
19 194 (13.43%) LINQ
19 194 (13.43%) Degree
20 187 (12.94%) Windows
21 186 (12.87%) Java
22 181 (12.53%) WPF
23 174 (12.04%) VB.NET
24 173 (11.97%) Finance
25 166 (11.49%) AngularJS
26 164 (11.35%) Software Engineering
27 150 (10.38%) BDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 97 (6.71%) Node.js
2 86 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 69 (4.78%) IIS
4 56 (3.88%) CMS
5 54 (3.74%) Umbraco
6 30 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.69%) Drupal
9 9 (0.62%) WordPress
9 9 (0.62%) Sitefinity
10 8 (0.55%) Alfresco
10 8 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.48%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.42%) Joomla!
12 6 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.28%) OpenEdge
14 3 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.21%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 92 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.28%) MS Office
3 10 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.28%) MS Project
6 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.14%) InDesign
7 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.069%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 21 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.04%) Tridion
3 6 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.21%) Line 50
4 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.069%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.069%) Magento
5 1 (0.069%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 84 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.55%) Office 365
3 8 (0.55%) GitHub
4 7 (0.48%) SaaS
5 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.21%) Force.com
7 2 (0.14%) Yammer
8 1 (0.069%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.88%) Internet
2 33 (2.28%) HTTP
3 25 (1.73%) Intranet
4 11 (0.76%) Broadband
5 3 (0.21%) LAN
5 3 (0.21%) WAN
5 3 (0.21%) Extranet
6 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.069%) DNS
7 1 (0.069%) SSL
7 1 (0.069%) SAN
7 1 (0.069%) DHCP
7 1 (0.069%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 810 (56.06%) SQL Server
2 150 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (7.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (3.74%) MySQL
5 53 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 43 (2.98%) Relational Database
8 36 (2.49%) NoSQL
9 28 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.90%) Oracle Database
15 10 (0.69%) Big Data
15 10 (0.69%) MongoDB
16 9 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
18 7 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 149 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 139 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 123 (8.51%) NUnit
4 94 (6.51%) Git (software)
5 80 (5.54%) Selenium
6 61 (4.22%) Subversion
7 55 (3.81%) SpecFlow
8 36 (2.49%) Rhino Mocks
9 35 (2.42%) SoapUI
10 32 (2.21%) MSTest
11 30 (2.08%) Jenkins
12 26 (1.80%) TeamCity
12 26 (1.80%) JIRA
13 24 (1.66%) Moq
14 21 (1.45%) Hudson
15 20 (1.38%) Cucumber
16 13 (0.90%) WebDriver
16 13 (0.90%) ReSharper
17 10 (0.69%) Jasmine
18 9 (0.62%) WatiN
General
1 173 (11.97%) Finance
2 53 (3.67%) Games
3 45 (3.11%) Retail
4 26 (1.80%) Marketing
5 23 (1.59%) Advertising
5 23 (1.59%) Banking
6 21 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.04%) Back Office
9 10 (0.69%) Legal
10 7 (0.48%) Law
11 6 (0.42%) Electronics
12 5 (0.35%) Automotive
13 3 (0.21%) Local Government
14 1 (0.069%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.069%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1111 (76.89%) Developer
2 612 (42.35%) .NET Developer
3 420 (29.07%) C# Developer
4 310 (21.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 226 (15.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 208 (14.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 197 (13.63%) Senior Developer
8 157 (10.87%) Software Developer
9 150 (10.38%) Web Developer
10 111 (7.68%) Senior .NET Developer
11 107 (7.40%) Senior C# Developer
12 103 (7.13%) Analyst
13 70 (4.84%) .NET Web Developer
14 67 (4.64%) Junior
14 67 (4.64%) Lead Developer
15 66 (4.57%) C# Web Developer
16 64 (4.43%) Junior Developer
17 54 (3.74%) Agile C# Developer
18 53 (3.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 49 (3.39%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 922 (63.81%) ASP.NET
2 631 (43.67%) HTML
3 521 (36.06%) CSS
4 408 (28.24%) WCF
5 389 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 323 (22.35%) jQuery
7 307 (21.25%) .NET Framework
8 295 (20.42%) Web Services
9 241 (16.68%) XML
10 237 (16.40%) HTML5
11 194 (13.43%) LINQ
12 181 (12.53%) WPF
13 166 (11.49%) AngularJS
14 148 (10.24%) Entity Framework
15 134 (9.27%) Ajax
16 110 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 107 (7.40%) CSS3
18 92 (6.37%) KnockoutJS
19 90 (6.23%) SOAP
20 84 (5.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 115 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 87 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 48 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (2.49%) User Experience
6 35 (2.42%) N-Tier
7 30 (2.08%) NHS
8 28 (1.94%) iPhone
8 28 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (1.80%) Streaming Music
9 26 (1.80%) Replication
10 17 (1.18%) Social Media
11 14 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 12 (0.83%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.76%) W3C
14 10 (0.69%) Mathematics
15 9 (0.62%) Xbox
16 7 (0.48%) Informatics
17 5 (0.35%) Online Banking
18 4 (0.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 187 (12.94%) Windows
2 86 (5.95%) Android
3 47 (3.25%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.73%) Linux
5 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.28%) UNIX
9 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.069%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 726 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
2 637 (44.08%) MVC
3 400 (27.68%) TDD
4 295 (20.42%) Scrum
5 237 (16.40%) OO
6 164 (11.35%) Software Engineering
7 150 (10.38%) BDD
8 143 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
9 135 (9.34%) Web Application Development
10 131 (9.07%) Web Development
11 127 (8.79%) SDLC
12 124 (8.58%) Unit Testing
13 104 (7.20%) UML
14 94 (6.51%) E-Commerce
15 92 (6.37%) Mentoring
16 90 (6.23%) Project Management
17 81 (5.61%) Domain-Driven Design
18 74 (5.12%) Dependency Injection
19 69 (4.78%) Automated Testing
20 64 (4.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1199 (82.98%) C#
2 575 (39.79%) JavaScript
3 568 (39.31%) SQL
4 186 (12.87%) Java
5 174 (12.04%) VB.NET
6 140 (9.69%) T-SQL
7 80 (5.54%) PHP
8 71 (4.91%) C++
9 64 (4.43%) VB
10 52 (3.60%) VBA
11 47 (3.25%) Ruby
12 33 (2.28%) PL/SQL
13 29 (2.01%) C
14 24 (1.66%) Objective-C
15 22 (1.52%) Python
16 12 (0.83%) VBScript
17 11 (0.76%) Perl
18 9 (0.62%) VB6
18 9 (0.62%) Scala
19 8 (0.55%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 194 (13.43%) Degree
2 34 (2.35%) ISEB
3 23 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.90%) HND
5 12 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.55%) MCSD
7 6 (0.42%) MCP
8 4 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.14%) MCPD
11 1 (0.069%) MCSE
11 1 (0.069%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.50%) QA
2 24 (1.66%) SLA
3 15 (1.04%) HL7
4 5 (0.35%) WAI
5 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.28%) DICOM
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.35%) vSphere
3 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.069%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.42%) Puppet
2 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 315 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 74 (5.12%) Oracle
3 40 (2.77%) Sitecore
4 35 (2.42%) Google
5 20 (1.38%) Telerik
6 18 (1.25%) Adobe
7 17 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (1.18%) DevExpress
8 15 (1.04%) Capita
8 15 (1.04%) SAP
9 12 (0.83%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.62%) Facebook
10 9 (0.62%) Zend
10 9 (0.62%) VMware
10 9 (0.62%) IBM
11 7 (0.48%) Twitter
12 6 (0.42%) Apigee
13 5 (0.35%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.35%) Apple
13 5 (0.35%) JD Edwards
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bolton, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: Salary Negotiable from £28.000 / £40,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,500 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday