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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 752 672 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.80% 18.73% 22.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.77% 45.04% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 689 619 779
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £26,500
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
1511 1492 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.79% 41.59% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1278 1468
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Bolton -1 56 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Stockport -5 33 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Oldham +1 18 £35,000 +70.73% 1
Wigan -1 17 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Altrincham +1 13 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Rochdale -6 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Sale +4 7 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Salford +4 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bury 0 2 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Cheadle -2 2 £46,250 +23.33% 2
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1119 (81.32%) C#
2 765 (55.60%) ASP.NET
3 699 (50.80%) SQL Server
4 651 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
5 590 (42.88%) MVC
6 581 (42.22%) SQL
7 499 (36.26%) JavaScript
8 464 (33.72%) HTML
9 422 (30.67%) CSS
10 391 (28.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 351 (25.51%) TDD
12 322 (23.40%) jQuery
13 308 (22.38%) WCF
13 308 (22.38%) Microsoft
14 296 (21.51%) .NET Framework
15 279 (20.28%) Scrum
16 249 (18.10%) OO
17 244 (17.73%) Java
18 235 (17.08%) T-SQL
18 235 (17.08%) Finance
19 225 (16.35%) Windows
20 205 (14.90%) Software Engineering
21 195 (14.17%) Web Development
22 193 (14.03%) Entity Framework
23 190 (13.81%) Web Services
24 184 (13.37%) WPF
25 183 (13.30%) AngularJS
26 171 (12.43%) VB.NET
27 166 (12.06%) Degree
28 161 (11.70%) 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 59 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 54 (3.92%) CMS
3 42 (3.05%) WebLogic
4 36 (2.62%) Umbraco
4 36 (2.62%) WebSphere
5 32 (2.33%) IIS
6 26 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (1.89%) JBoss
7 25 (1.82%) CloudStack
7 25 (1.82%) OpenStack
8 21 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 20 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (1.02%) Drupal
11 10 (0.73%) NServiceBus
12 8 (0.58%) GeoServer
12 8 (0.58%) Moodle
12 8 (0.58%) WordPress
13 6 (0.44%) Joomla!
13 6 (0.44%) Kentico
14 4 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 125 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.73%) MS Office
3 8 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.02%) Visualfiles
3 8 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.073%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.073%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 107 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.89%) Google Play
4 5 (0.36%) GitHub
4 5 (0.36%) PaaS
4 5 (0.36%) SaaS
5 4 (0.29%) Office 365
6 3 (0.22%) AdWords
6 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.15%) IaaS
8 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.073%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.073%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.23%) Internet
2 26 (1.89%) Firewall
3 22 (1.60%) HTTP
4 18 (1.31%) Network Security
5 12 (0.87%) Broadband
5 12 (0.87%) SAN
6 8 (0.58%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.36%) Intranet
7 5 (0.36%) WebEx
8 4 (0.29%) DNS
8 4 (0.29%) MPLS
8 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.15%) LAN
10 1 (0.073%) Extranet
10 1 (0.073%) IPsec
10 1 (0.073%) SSL
10 1 (0.073%) VPN
10 1 (0.073%) WAN
10 1 (0.073%) Wireless
10 1 (0.073%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 699 (50.80%) SQL Server
2 114 (8.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 78 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 72 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (4.43%) Relational Database
6 59 (4.29%) MySQL
7 51 (3.71%) NoSQL
8 48 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 36 (2.62%) MongoDB
10 27 (1.96%) Big Data
11 24 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 22 (1.60%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (0.87%) DTS
16 12 (0.87%) GIS
16 12 (0.87%) Hadoop
16 12 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
17 9 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 115 (8.36%) Visual Studio
2 106 (7.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 83 (6.03%) NUnit
4 76 (5.52%) Git (software)
5 58 (4.22%) Selenium
6 56 (4.07%) MSTest
7 50 (3.63%) JIRA
8 39 (2.83%) SpecFlow
9 32 (2.33%) TeamCity
10 29 (2.11%) Subversion
11 21 (1.53%) Moq
12 18 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 16 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
14 13 (0.94%) Appium
15 12 (0.87%) Calabash
16 10 (0.73%) AccuRev
16 10 (0.73%) FxCop
16 10 (0.73%) JUnit
16 10 (0.73%) StyleCop
17 8 (0.58%) ReSharper
General
1 235 (17.08%) Finance
2 92 (6.69%) Games
3 47 (3.42%) Marketing
4 35 (2.54%) Legal
5 34 (2.47%) Retail
6 25 (1.82%) Banking
7 24 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 19 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.16%) Back Office
10 16 (1.16%) Electronics
11 14 (1.02%) Advertising
12 13 (0.94%) Music Industry
13 12 (0.87%) Law
14 6 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 947 (68.82%) Developer
2 682 (49.56%) .NET Developer
3 473 (34.38%) C# Developer
4 381 (27.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 228 (16.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 202 (14.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 196 (14.24%) Software Developer
8 184 (13.37%) Senior Developer
9 135 (9.81%) SQL Developer
10 131 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
11 127 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
12 123 (8.94%) C# Software Developer
13 118 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 102 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
15 88 (6.40%) Software Engineer
16 86 (6.25%) Analyst
17 84 (6.10%) Web Developer
18 83 (6.03%) Lead Developer
19 79 (5.74%) Architect
20 74 (5.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 765 (55.60%) ASP.NET
2 464 (33.72%) HTML
3 422 (30.67%) CSS
4 391 (28.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 322 (23.40%) jQuery
6 308 (22.38%) WCF
7 296 (21.51%) .NET Framework
8 193 (14.03%) Entity Framework
9 190 (13.81%) Web Services
10 184 (13.37%) WPF
11 183 (13.30%) AngularJS
12 159 (11.56%) HTML5
13 138 (10.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 137 (9.96%) XML
15 128 (9.30%) LINQ
16 107 (7.78%) RESTful
17 106 (7.70%) CSS3
18 104 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 88 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 86 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 97 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
3 89 (6.47%) Mobile App
4 88 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 81 (5.89%) iPad
6 63 (4.58%) N-Tier
7 33 (2.40%) User Experience
8 26 (1.89%) iPhone
9 20 (1.45%) Blog
9 20 (1.45%) Replication
10 18 (1.31%) Data Centre
10 18 (1.31%) W3C
11 15 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
12 12 (0.87%) Xbox
13 11 (0.80%) Online Games
14 10 (0.73%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.73%) PMI
15 9 (0.65%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.65%) Physics
16 8 (0.58%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 225 (16.35%) Windows
2 71 (5.16%) Linux
3 70 (5.09%) Android
4 46 (3.34%) Unix
5 38 (2.76%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.74%) Windows Server
7 21 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.073%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.073%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.073%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 651 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (42.88%) MVC
3 351 (25.51%) TDD
4 279 (20.28%) Scrum
5 249 (18.10%) OO
6 205 (14.90%) Software Engineering
7 195 (14.17%) Web Development
8 161 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
9 127 (9.23%) BDD
10 100 (7.27%) Web Application Development
11 93 (6.76%) Mentoring
12 86 (6.25%) Kanban
13 85 (6.18%) ITIL
14 82 (5.96%) Unit Testing
15 81 (5.89%) Dependency Injection
16 80 (5.81%) OOP
17 76 (5.52%) SDLC
18 73 (5.31%) DevOps
19 72 (5.23%) CRM
20 71 (5.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1119 (81.32%) C#
2 581 (42.22%) SQL
3 499 (36.26%) JavaScript
4 244 (17.73%) Java
5 235 (17.08%) T-SQL
6 171 (12.43%) VB.NET
7 85 (6.18%) C++
8 84 (6.10%) Ruby
9 70 (5.09%) PHP
10 41 (2.98%) VB
11 39 (2.83%) Python
12 38 (2.76%) Objective-C
13 37 (2.69%) PL/SQL
14 28 (2.03%) PowerShell
15 26 (1.89%) Scala
16 25 (1.82%) Bash Shell
16 25 (1.82%) Shell Script
17 24 (1.74%) C
18 22 (1.60%) TypeScript
19 20 (1.45%) F#
Qualifications
1 166 (12.06%) Degree
2 30 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.24%) CHECK Team Leader
4 17 (1.24%) CREST Certified
5 16 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 13 (0.94%) HND
7 12 (0.87%) Cyber Scheme
7 12 (0.87%) Tigerscheme
8 10 (0.73%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.58%) SANS
10 6 (0.44%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.44%) ISEB
10 6 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.15%) MCP
11 2 (0.15%) MCSE
12 1 (0.073%) CSSLP
12 1 (0.073%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.42%) QA
2 8 (0.58%) Data Quality
2 8 (0.58%) SLA
2 8 (0.58%) WAI
3 5 (0.36%) COBIT
4 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (1.82%) vSphere
1 25 (1.82%) Xen
1 25 (1.82%) XenServer
2 15 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.29%) Firmware
4 4 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.22%) SRDF
6 1 (0.073%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (1.89%) Puppet
2 25 (1.82%) Cobbler
2 25 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (1.82%) Tivoli
3 20 (1.45%) Kibana
4 7 (0.51%) WMI
5 6 (0.44%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 308 (22.38%) Microsoft
2 125 (9.08%) Oracle
3 68 (4.94%) Google
4 40 (2.91%) IBM
5 33 (2.40%) SAP
6 26 (1.89%) Sitecore
7 25 (1.82%) EnterpriseDB
8 19 (1.38%) Xamarin
9 17 (1.24%) BEA
10 16 (1.16%) EPiServer
11 12 (0.87%) Apple
11 12 (0.87%) Perforce
11 12 (0.87%) Remedy
12 8 (0.58%) ESRI
13 7 (0.51%) EMC
13 7 (0.51%) iManage
14 6 (0.44%) Telerik
14 6 (0.44%) Twitter
15 5 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.36%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Salary based on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £500000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago