The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 703 681 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.58% 20.52% 24.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.98% 46.45% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 624 604 854
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.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
1379 1466 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.37% 44.18% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1254 1476
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Manchester

.NET
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 33 £37,500 +2.73% 10
Bolton 0 31 £35,000 -17.64% 8
Oldham +1 17 £32,500 +58.53% 4
Cheadle 0 11 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Altrincham -2 10 £41,500 -7.77% 13
Salford -1 8 £36,000 -24.21%
Bury +4 5 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Rochdale -6 5 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Wigan -4 3 £32,500 -7.14% 3
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1075 (82.12%) C#
2 715 (54.62%) ASP.NET
3 656 (50.11%) SQL Server
4 601 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
5 600 (45.84%) SQL
6 519 (39.65%) MVC
7 469 (35.83%) JavaScript
8 443 (33.84%) HTML
9 398 (30.40%) CSS
10 329 (25.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 317 (24.22%) TDD
12 304 (23.22%) jQuery
13 300 (22.92%) WCF
14 278 (21.24%) .NET Framework
15 266 (20.32%) Microsoft
16 265 (20.24%) Java
17 253 (19.33%) OO
18 240 (18.33%) Scrum
19 234 (17.88%) T-SQL
20 215 (16.42%) Software Engineering
21 206 (15.74%) Web Services
22 201 (15.36%) WPF
23 196 (14.97%) Windows
24 176 (13.45%) Finance
24 176 (13.45%) Entity Framework
25 167 (12.76%) Web Development
26 160 (12.22%) AngularJS
27 157 (11.99%) VB.NET
28 154 (11.76%) Degree
28 154 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 86 (6.57%) Node.js
2 63 (4.81%) CMS
3 50 (3.82%) SharePoint
4 40 (3.06%) IIS
5 36 (2.75%) Umbraco
6 30 (2.29%) WebLogic
7 28 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
8 24 (1.83%) WebSphere
9 22 (1.68%) JBoss
10 19 (1.45%) CloudStack
10 19 (1.45%) OpenStack
11 16 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
12 15 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
13 14 (1.07%) Drupal
14 12 (0.92%) Alfresco
14 12 (0.92%) WordPress
15 9 (0.69%) Liferay
16 8 (0.61%) GeoServer
16 8 (0.61%) Kentico
16 8 (0.61%) Moodle
Applications
1 116 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.46%) MS Office
3 6 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.30%) Visualfiles
3 8 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.076%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.076%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.076%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 93 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.99%) Google Play
4 16 (1.22%) SaaS
5 10 (0.76%) GitHub
6 5 (0.38%) PaaS
7 4 (0.31%) Office 365
8 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.15%) IaaS
10 1 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.076%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.076%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 69 (5.27%) Internet
2 29 (2.22%) HTTP
3 19 (1.45%) Firewall
4 18 (1.38%) Network Security
5 12 (0.92%) SAN
6 7 (0.53%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.31%) Intranet
8 1 (0.076%) Broadband
8 1 (0.076%) Extranet
8 1 (0.076%) LAN
8 1 (0.076%) Skype
8 1 (0.076%) WAN
8 1 (0.076%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 656 (50.11%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (6.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 72 (5.50%) NoSQL
5 69 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (4.28%) MySQL
7 54 (4.13%) Relational Database
8 46 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (2.06%) MongoDB
12 20 (1.53%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.45%) Big Data
14 15 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
15 14 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.92%) GIS
17 11 (0.84%) DTS
17 11 (0.84%) Hadoop
18 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
19 9 (0.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 127 (9.70%) Visual Studio
2 123 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 86 (6.57%) NUnit
4 82 (6.26%) Git (software)
5 46 (3.51%) MSTest
6 45 (3.44%) Selenium
7 36 (2.75%) JIRA
7 36 (2.75%) Subversion
8 24 (1.83%) SpecFlow
9 23 (1.76%) Moq
10 21 (1.60%) TeamCity
11 13 (0.99%) Appium
12 12 (0.92%) Calabash
12 12 (0.92%) JUnit
13 11 (0.84%) Jasmine
13 11 (0.84%) SoapUI
14 10 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
15 8 (0.61%) AccuRev
15 8 (0.61%) Mercurial
15 8 (0.61%) ReSharper
General
1 176 (13.45%) Finance
2 80 (6.11%) Games
3 43 (3.28%) Marketing
3 43 (3.28%) Retail
4 27 (2.06%) Legal
5 25 (1.91%) Back Office
6 21 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (1.30%) Banking
9 15 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.99%) Advertising
11 11 (0.84%) Law
12 10 (0.76%) Music Industry
13 9 (0.69%) Electronics
14 2 (0.15%) Publishing
15 1 (0.076%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 888 (67.84%) Developer
2 612 (46.75%) .NET Developer
3 439 (33.54%) C# Developer
4 345 (26.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 209 (15.97%) ASP.NET Developer
6 183 (13.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 178 (13.60%) Software Developer
8 176 (13.45%) Senior Developer
9 120 (9.17%) SQL Developer
10 118 (9.01%) Senior .NET Developer
11 113 (8.63%) .NET Software Developer
12 111 (8.48%) C# Software Developer
13 105 (8.02%) Senior C# Developer
14 96 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 92 (7.03%) Software Engineer
16 87 (6.65%) Lead Developer
17 77 (5.88%) Architect
18 73 (5.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 67 (5.12%) Web Developer
20 66 (5.04%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 715 (54.62%) ASP.NET
2 443 (33.84%) HTML
3 398 (30.40%) CSS
4 329 (25.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 304 (23.22%) jQuery
6 300 (22.92%) WCF
7 278 (21.24%) .NET Framework
8 206 (15.74%) Web Services
9 201 (15.36%) WPF
10 176 (13.45%) Entity Framework
11 160 (12.22%) AngularJS
12 152 (11.61%) LINQ
13 143 (10.92%) HTML5
14 134 (10.24%) XML
15 117 (8.94%) ASP.NET Web API
16 103 (7.87%) CSS3
17 99 (7.56%) WinForms
18 98 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 82 (6.26%) RESTful
20 79 (6.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 97 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 81 (6.19%) Mobile App
3 79 (6.04%) N-Tier
4 71 (5.42%) Computer Science
5 54 (4.13%) iPad
6 26 (1.99%) iPhone
7 22 (1.68%) User Experience
8 21 (1.60%) Blog
9 19 (1.45%) Replication
9 19 (1.45%) W3C
10 15 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 15 (1.15%) Physics
11 14 (1.07%) Online Games
12 11 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 11 (0.84%) Informatics
12 11 (0.84%) Xbox
13 10 (0.76%) Data Centre
13 10 (0.76%) Health Informatics
13 10 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 196 (14.97%) Windows
2 67 (5.12%) Android
3 66 (5.04%) Linux
4 33 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 32 (2.44%) Unix
6 19 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.076%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.076%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.076%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.076%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
2 519 (39.65%) MVC
3 317 (24.22%) TDD
4 253 (19.33%) OO
5 240 (18.33%) Scrum
6 215 (16.42%) Software Engineering
7 167 (12.76%) Web Development
8 154 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 117 (8.94%) BDD
10 110 (8.40%) Mentoring
11 95 (7.26%) SOA
12 86 (6.57%) OOP
13 82 (6.26%) Project Management
14 74 (5.65%) Web Application Development
15 69 (5.27%) Unit Testing
16 67 (5.12%) E-Commerce
16 67 (5.12%) SDLC
17 66 (5.04%) ITIL
18 63 (4.81%) Kanban
19 62 (4.74%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1075 (82.12%) C#
2 600 (45.84%) SQL
3 469 (35.83%) JavaScript
4 265 (20.24%) Java
5 234 (17.88%) T-SQL
6 157 (11.99%) VB.NET
7 111 (8.48%) C++
8 83 (6.34%) PHP
9 79 (6.04%) Ruby
10 45 (3.44%) Python
11 41 (3.13%) VB
12 37 (2.83%) PL/SQL
13 36 (2.75%) Objective-C
14 31 (2.37%) Perl
15 30 (2.29%) C
16 27 (2.06%) Scala
17 25 (1.91%) TypeScript
18 22 (1.68%) Shell Script
19 20 (1.53%) PowerShell
20 19 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 154 (11.76%) Degree
2 30 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.38%) CHECK Team Leader
3 18 (1.38%) CREST Certified
4 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.92%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.76%) HND
7 9 (0.69%) Cyber Scheme
7 9 (0.69%) Tigerscheme
8 8 (0.61%) ISEB
9 7 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (0.46%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.38%) SANS
12 3 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.15%) MCSE
14 1 (0.076%) MCP
14 1 (0.076%) MCSA
14 1 (0.076%) MCSD
14 1 (0.076%) OCP
14 1 (0.076%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.97%) QA
2 12 (0.92%) SLA
3 8 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.46%) WAI
5 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.076%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (1.45%) vSphere
1 19 (1.45%) Xen
1 19 (1.45%) XenServer
2 18 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.53%) SRDF
4 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.076%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (1.53%) Puppet
2 19 (1.45%) Cobbler
2 19 (1.45%) Tivoli
3 11 (0.84%) Kibana
4 8 (0.61%) LiteSpeed
5 5 (0.38%) WMI
6 3 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (0.23%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 266 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 110 (8.40%) Oracle
3 58 (4.43%) Google
4 31 (2.37%) Sitecore
5 28 (2.14%) EPiServer
6 23 (1.76%) IBM
6 23 (1.76%) SAP
7 19 (1.45%) EnterpriseDB
8 18 (1.38%) Xamarin
9 13 (0.99%) Apple
10 12 (0.92%) Perforce
11 9 (0.69%) BEA
12 8 (0.61%) Adobe
12 8 (0.61%) ESRI
12 8 (0.61%) Facebook
12 8 (0.61%) Remedy
12 8 (0.61%) Twitter
13 7 (0.53%) DevExpress
13 7 (0.53%) EMC
14 6 (0.46%) Telerik
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