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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 804 1009 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.71% 25.07% 30.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.45% 54.75% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 707 930 1181
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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
1626 1843 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.91% 45.79% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1586 1952
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +2 79 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Stockport +1 54 £36,500 +4.28% 8
Wigan 0 30 £33,000 +4.76% 3
Altrincham 0 22 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Rochdale +5 17 £45,000 - 2
Salford -4 12 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Cheadle +3 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Oldham -5 9 £32,000 -1.53% 3
Sale - 7 £37,500 - 2
Bury +5 3 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 - - 1
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1357 (83.00%) C#
2 1110 (67.89%) ASP.NET
3 909 (55.60%) SQL Server
4 744 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
5 724 (44.28%) HTML
6 700 (42.81%) SQL
7 687 (42.02%) MVC
8 666 (40.73%) JavaScript
9 604 (36.94%) CSS
10 431 (26.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 386 (23.61%) Microsoft
12 385 (23.55%) TDD
13 381 (23.30%) jQuery
14 339 (20.73%) WCF
15 325 (19.88%) Scrum
16 301 (18.41%) Web Services
17 300 (18.35%) .NET Framework
18 293 (17.92%) OO
19 291 (17.80%) Windows
20 269 (16.45%) XML
21 253 (15.47%) Degree
21 253 (15.47%) VB.NET
22 247 (15.11%) HTML5
23 217 (13.27%) Software Engineering
24 204 (12.48%) Web Development
25 174 (10.64%) Java
26 160 (9.79%) LINQ
27 145 (8.87%) Finance
28 144 (8.81%) Web Application Development
29 140 (8.56%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 103 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 90 (5.50%) Node.js
3 83 (5.08%) IIS
4 70 (4.28%) CMS
5 63 (3.85%) Umbraco
6 31 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
7 20 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (0.73%) WordPress
11 11 (0.67%) Confluence
12 9 (0.55%) Sitefinity
13 8 (0.49%) Joomla!
14 7 (0.43%) Apache
15 6 (0.37%) SAS
16 4 (0.24%) Drupal
17 3 (0.18%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.18%) WebSphere
17 3 (0.18%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 120 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.53%) MS Office
3 13 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.31%) MS Project
5 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 12 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.18%) Line 50
3 3 (0.18%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.18%) Tridion
4 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.061%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 64 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.49%) SaaS
5 6 (0.37%) Yammer
6 4 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.18%) Force.com
8 2 (0.12%) GitHub
9 1 (0.061%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 78 (4.77%) Internet
2 66 (4.04%) HTTP
3 31 (1.90%) Intranet
4 8 (0.49%) DNS
4 8 (0.49%) Broadband
5 7 (0.43%) SMTP
6 5 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.24%) Firewall
8 3 (0.18%) SAN
8 3 (0.18%) NAS
9 2 (0.12%) WAN
9 2 (0.12%) LAN
10 1 (0.061%) VoIP
10 1 (0.061%) DHCP
10 1 (0.061%) SNMP
10 1 (0.061%) SSL
10 1 (0.061%) SSH
10 1 (0.061%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 909 (55.60%) SQL Server
2 131 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 107 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 88 (5.38%) MySQL
5 77 (4.71%) Relational Database
6 55 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 41 (2.51%) RDBMS
8 38 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (1.83%) NoSQL
10 26 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
12 22 (1.35%) MongoDB
13 20 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (0.80%) Big Data
16 12 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
18 4 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
18 4 (0.24%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 140 (8.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 137 (8.38%) Visual Studio
3 92 (5.63%) NUnit
4 79 (4.83%) Git (software)
5 77 (4.71%) Subversion
6 66 (4.04%) Selenium
7 57 (3.49%) SpecFlow
8 45 (2.75%) TeamCity
9 40 (2.45%) JIRA
10 35 (2.14%) Moq
11 33 (2.02%) SoapUI
12 28 (1.71%) Jenkins
13 27 (1.65%) Hudson
13 27 (1.65%) MSTest
14 25 (1.53%) Rhino Mocks
15 18 (1.10%) Mercurial
16 13 (0.80%) WebDriver
17 12 (0.73%) WatiN
17 12 (0.73%) Cucumber
18 11 (0.67%) Xcode
General
1 145 (8.87%) Finance
2 60 (3.67%) Marketing
3 44 (2.69%) Games
4 41 (2.51%) Retail
5 30 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 27 (1.65%) Advertising
7 17 (1.04%) Automotive
8 16 (0.98%) Back Office
9 14 (0.86%) Banking
10 11 (0.67%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.43%) Local Government
12 6 (0.37%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.37%) Electronics
13 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.12%) Legal
13 2 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.061%) Law
Job Titles
1 1258 (76.94%) Developer
2 726 (44.40%) .NET Developer
3 479 (29.30%) C# Developer
4 371 (22.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 287 (17.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 256 (15.66%) ASP.NET Developer
7 219 (13.39%) Senior Developer
8 160 (9.79%) Web Developer
9 156 (9.54%) Software Developer
10 145 (8.87%) Senior .NET Developer
11 113 (6.91%) Analyst
12 112 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
13 93 (5.69%) Junior
14 89 (5.44%) Junior Developer
15 76 (4.65%) .NET Web Developer
16 64 (3.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 56 (3.43%) C# Web Developer
18 51 (3.12%) Team Leader
18 51 (3.12%) Lead Developer
19 49 (3.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1110 (67.89%) ASP.NET
2 724 (44.28%) HTML
3 604 (36.94%) CSS
4 431 (26.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 381 (23.30%) jQuery
6 339 (20.73%) WCF
7 301 (18.41%) Web Services
8 300 (18.35%) .NET Framework
9 269 (16.45%) XML
10 247 (15.11%) HTML5
11 160 (9.79%) LINQ
12 137 (8.38%) Ajax
13 132 (8.07%) Entity Framework
14 120 (7.34%) WPF
15 114 (6.97%) CSS3
16 96 (5.87%) KnockoutJS
17 83 (5.08%) WinForms
18 82 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web API
19 81 (4.95%) SOAP
20 77 (4.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 114 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (5.69%) Mobile App
3 90 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 85 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
5 68 (4.16%) N-Tier
6 42 (2.57%) Inversion of Control
7 40 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 38 (2.32%) iPhone
9 33 (2.02%) User Experience
10 26 (1.59%) Streaming Music
11 23 (1.41%) Replication
12 20 (1.22%) NHS
13 19 (1.16%) Client/Server
14 16 (0.98%) W3C
15 12 (0.73%) Informatics
16 7 (0.43%) Mathematics
16 7 (0.43%) Data Integration
16 7 (0.43%) Mainframe
16 7 (0.43%) Social Media
17 6 (0.37%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 291 (17.80%) Windows
2 127 (7.77%) Android
3 86 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 43 (2.63%) Linux
5 11 (0.67%) UNIX
6 10 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.061%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.061%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.061%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 744 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
2 687 (42.02%) MVC
3 385 (23.55%) TDD
4 325 (19.88%) Scrum
5 293 (17.92%) OO
6 217 (13.27%) Software Engineering
7 204 (12.48%) Web Development
8 144 (8.81%) Web Application Development
9 132 (8.07%) BDD
10 120 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
11 107 (6.54%) Project Management
12 104 (6.36%) Unit Testing
13 103 (6.30%) OOP
14 95 (5.81%) Domain-Driven Design
15 91 (5.57%) Dependency Injection
16 83 (5.08%) Mentoring
17 75 (4.59%) E-Commerce
18 73 (4.46%) Automated Testing
19 72 (4.40%) UML
20 64 (3.91%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1357 (83.00%) C#
2 700 (42.81%) SQL
3 666 (40.73%) JavaScript
4 253 (15.47%) VB.NET
5 174 (10.64%) Java
6 114 (6.97%) PHP
7 111 (6.79%) T-SQL
8 89 (5.44%) VB
9 72 (4.40%) C++
10 47 (2.87%) Ruby
11 30 (1.83%) Python
12 29 (1.77%) VBA
13 27 (1.65%) C
14 24 (1.47%) Objective-C
15 20 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.10%) VB6
17 16 (0.98%) VBScript
18 14 (0.86%) Perl
19 10 (0.61%) PowerShell
20 8 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 253 (15.47%) Degree
2 38 (2.32%) ISEB
3 30 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 13 (0.80%) MCP
5 13 (0.80%) HND
6 7 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.31%) MCSD
8 4 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.18%) MCTS
9 3 (0.18%) MCPD
10 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.061%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.061%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.91%) QA
2 23 (1.41%) SLA
3 20 (1.22%) WAI
4 7 (0.43%) WCAG
5 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.061%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.24%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.24%) Kibana
3 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.12%) Puppet
3 2 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.061%) MOM
4 1 (0.061%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 386 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 69 (4.22%) Oracle
3 46 (2.81%) Google
4 40 (2.45%) Sitecore
5 26 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (1.28%) Telerik
6 21 (1.28%) Twitter
7 18 (1.10%) EPiServer
8 17 (1.04%) DevExpress
8 17 (1.04%) SAP
9 16 (0.98%) Facebook
10 13 (0.80%) Xamarin
11 12 (0.73%) Adobe
12 11 (0.67%) VMware
13 10 (0.61%) Zend
14 9 (0.55%) Business Objects
15 6 (0.37%) SYSPRO
15 6 (0.37%) Apigee
16 5 (0.31%) Apple
17 4 (0.24%) JD Edwards
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