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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 681 911 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.34% 22.11% 28.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.80% 49.51% 57.91%
Number of salaries quoted 638 801 1028
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,800 £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
1520 1840 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.70% 44.66% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1563 1732
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 50 £38,250 -10.00% 14
Bolton +1 46 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Wigan -1 23 £32,500 - 2
Altrincham +5 16 £40,000 +45.45% 9
Rochdale -2 15 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Salford -4 13 £40,000 - 1
Bury +12 8 £47,500 +72.72% 6
Cheadle +2 7 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Oldham -8 5 £30,500 -21.79% 1
Sale -5 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £20,500 - 3
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1097 (82.23%) C#
2 831 (62.29%) ASP.NET
3 723 (54.20%) SQL Server
4 690 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 585 (43.85%) MVC
6 564 (42.28%) HTML
7 527 (39.51%) JavaScript
8 509 (38.16%) SQL
9 463 (34.71%) CSS
10 403 (30.21%) TDD
11 387 (29.01%) WCF
12 370 (27.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 298 (22.34%) Microsoft
14 282 (21.14%) jQuery
15 274 (20.54%) .NET Framework
16 269 (20.16%) Scrum
17 267 (20.01%) Web Services
18 218 (16.34%) XML
18 218 (16.34%) OO
19 198 (14.84%) HTML5
20 194 (14.54%) Java
21 182 (13.64%) WPF
22 181 (13.57%) Finance
23 179 (13.42%) LINQ
24 168 (12.59%) AngularJS
25 157 (11.77%) Continuous Integration
26 155 (11.62%) VB.NET
27 151 (11.32%) BDD
28 149 (11.17%) Degree
29 148 (11.09%) Visual Studio

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 95 (7.12%) Node.js
2 89 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 63 (4.72%) IIS
4 59 (4.42%) CMS
5 58 (4.35%) Umbraco
6 33 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 19 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (1.05%) Sitefinity
9 10 (0.75%) Drupal
9 10 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.67%) WordPress
10 9 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.60%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.60%) Alfresco
11 8 (0.60%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.37%) Kentico
13 5 (0.37%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.22%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 72 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.25%) MS Office
3 8 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) InDesign
7 1 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.075%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.075%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.12%) Tridion
3 6 (0.45%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.22%) Line 50
7 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.15%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.075%) Magento
8 1 (0.075%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 73 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.75%) SaaS
3 10 (0.75%) Office 365
4 8 (0.60%) GitHub
5 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.15%) Force.com
7 1 (0.075%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.52%) Internet
2 25 (1.87%) Intranet
3 20 (1.50%) HTTP
4 10 (0.75%) Broadband
5 3 (0.22%) LAN
5 3 (0.22%) WAN
5 3 (0.22%) Extranet
6 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.075%) DNS
7 1 (0.075%) SSL
7 1 (0.075%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 723 (54.20%) SQL Server
2 138 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 49 (3.67%) MySQL
6 48 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 43 (3.22%) NoSQL
8 34 (2.55%) Relational Database
9 28 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (1.57%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.12%) RDBMS
12 15 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (0.97%) Big Data
14 12 (0.90%) MongoDB
14 12 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
14 12 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 148 (11.09%) Visual Studio
2 135 (10.12%) NUnit
3 127 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 92 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 84 (6.30%) Selenium
6 50 (3.75%) Subversion
7 40 (3.00%) SpecFlow
8 39 (2.92%) Rhino Mocks
9 37 (2.77%) MSTest
10 31 (2.32%) Moq
10 31 (2.32%) Jenkins
11 28 (2.10%) SoapUI
11 28 (2.10%) JIRA
12 24 (1.80%) Cucumber
13 18 (1.35%) WebDriver
14 17 (1.27%) ReSharper
14 17 (1.27%) TeamCity
15 14 (1.05%) Hudson
16 12 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 11 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 181 (13.57%) Finance
2 63 (4.72%) Games
3 43 (3.22%) Retail
4 28 (2.10%) Advertising
5 24 (1.80%) Banking
6 23 (1.72%) Marketing
7 18 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.27%) Legal
9 14 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.05%) Back Office
10 9 (0.67%) Law
11 4 (0.30%) Electronics
12 3 (0.22%) Automotive
12 3 (0.22%) Local Government
13 1 (0.075%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.075%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1007 (75.49%) Developer
2 561 (42.05%) .NET Developer
3 372 (27.89%) C# Developer
4 269 (20.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 191 (14.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 182 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 178 (13.34%) Senior Developer
8 150 (11.24%) Web Developer
9 137 (10.27%) Software Developer
10 96 (7.20%) Senior .NET Developer
11 92 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
12 89 (6.67%) Analyst
13 70 (5.25%) .NET Web Developer
14 67 (5.02%) C# Web Developer
15 55 (4.12%) Lead Developer
16 46 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
16 46 (3.45%) Agile C# Developer
17 45 (3.37%) Junior
17 45 (3.37%) Architect
18 43 (3.22%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 831 (62.29%) ASP.NET
2 564 (42.28%) HTML
3 463 (34.71%) CSS
4 387 (29.01%) WCF
5 370 (27.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 282 (21.14%) jQuery
7 274 (20.54%) .NET Framework
8 267 (20.01%) Web Services
9 218 (16.34%) XML
10 198 (14.84%) HTML5
11 182 (13.64%) WPF
12 179 (13.42%) LINQ
13 168 (12.59%) AngularJS
14 132 (9.90%) Entity Framework
15 113 (8.47%) Ajax
15 113 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
16 92 (6.90%) REST
17 90 (6.75%) CSS3
18 85 (6.37%) KnockoutJS
19 78 (5.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (7.12%) Mobile App
3 87 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 38 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (2.85%) User Experience
5 31 (2.32%) N-Tier
6 28 (2.10%) iPhone
7 26 (1.95%) Streaming Music
8 24 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
9 23 (1.72%) NHS
10 22 (1.65%) Replication
11 10 (0.75%) W3C
11 10 (0.75%) Social Media
11 10 (0.75%) Xbox
12 9 (0.67%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.60%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.52%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.37%) Online Banking
16 4 (0.30%) Tandem
16 4 (0.30%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 148 (11.09%) Windows
2 69 (5.17%) Android
3 33 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.12%) Linux
5 5 (0.37%) UNIX
6 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (43.85%) MVC
3 403 (30.21%) TDD
4 269 (20.16%) Scrum
5 218 (16.34%) OO
6 157 (11.77%) Continuous Integration
7 151 (11.32%) BDD
8 143 (10.72%) Software Engineering
9 129 (9.67%) Web Application Development
10 120 (9.00%) SDLC
11 104 (7.80%) Web Development
12 103 (7.72%) Unit Testing
13 98 (7.35%) UML
14 94 (7.05%) Project Management
15 91 (6.82%) E-Commerce
16 88 (6.60%) Mentoring
17 74 (5.55%) Kanban
17 74 (5.55%) Dependency Injection
18 69 (5.17%) Domain-Driven Design
19 63 (4.72%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1097 (82.23%) C#
2 527 (39.51%) JavaScript
3 509 (38.16%) SQL
4 194 (14.54%) Java
5 155 (11.62%) VB.NET
6 134 (10.04%) T-SQL
7 70 (5.25%) PHP
8 64 (4.80%) C++
9 50 (3.75%) Ruby
10 48 (3.60%) VB
11 43 (3.22%) PL/SQL
12 39 (2.92%) VBA
13 28 (2.10%) C
14 20 (1.50%) Python
15 17 (1.27%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.67%) Scala
16 9 (0.67%) Perl
17 8 (0.60%) VBScript
17 8 (0.60%) ActionScript
18 5 (0.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 149 (11.17%) Degree
2 29 (2.17%) ISEB
3 22 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (1.12%) HND
5 10 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.60%) MCSD
7 6 (0.45%) MCP
8 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.15%) MCPD
10 1 (0.075%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.075%) APMG
10 1 (0.075%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.075%) MCSE
10 1 (0.075%) PMP
10 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.72%) QA
2 16 (1.20%) HL7
2 16 (1.20%) SLA
3 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.30%) DICOM
4 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.15%) WAI
5 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.37%) vSphere
3 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.075%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.30%) Puppet
2 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.075%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 298 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 77 (5.77%) Oracle
3 44 (3.30%) Sitecore
4 34 (2.55%) Google
5 23 (1.72%) SAP
6 21 (1.57%) Adobe
7 20 (1.50%) Telerik
8 16 (1.20%) Capita
8 16 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (0.97%) Xamarin
10 12 (0.90%) Facebook
11 9 (0.67%) IBM
12 8 (0.60%) HP
13 7 (0.52%) VMware
13 7 (0.52%) Zend
14 6 (0.45%) EPiServer
15 5 (0.37%) Twitter
15 5 (0.37%) Apple
16 4 (0.30%) JD Edwards
16 4 (0.30%) Sony
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Including excellent benefits
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