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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 605 845 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.62% 21.03% 24.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.38% 50.06% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 569 771 847
Average salary £44,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.10% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
1277 1688 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.30% 42.00% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1500 1670
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 10 February 2016.

.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 10 February 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
(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 0 61 £47,500 +30.13% 9
Cheadle +3 21 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Altrincham -3 19 £41,500 +12.92% 11
Bury - 18 £41,250 - 6
Bolton -8 9 £42,500 - 4
Rochdale +2 7 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Oldham - 5 £32,500 - 1
Salford -5 3 £22,500 -40.78%
Wigan -5 2 £32,500 - 4
Sale - 1 £40,000 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1096 (85.09%) C#
2 790 (61.34%) ASP.NET
3 683 (53.03%) SQL Server
4 605 (46.97%) MVC
5 596 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
6 529 (41.07%) SQL
7 506 (39.29%) HTML
8 491 (38.12%) JavaScript
9 438 (34.01%) CSS
10 403 (31.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 376 (29.19%) WCF
12 370 (28.73%) TDD
13 328 (25.47%) jQuery
14 316 (24.53%) .NET Framework
15 275 (21.35%) Microsoft
16 262 (20.34%) OO
17 245 (19.02%) Web Services
18 228 (17.70%) WPF
19 220 (17.08%) Scrum
20 212 (16.46%) LINQ
21 210 (16.30%) Entity Framework
22 209 (16.23%) Java
23 199 (15.45%) T-SQL
24 193 (14.98%) Windows
25 182 (14.13%) Software Engineering
26 168 (13.04%) VB.NET
27 166 (12.89%) Team Foundation Server
28 160 (12.42%) Finance
29 155 (12.03%) XML
30 153 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 113 (8.77%) Node.js
2 87 (6.75%) CMS
3 46 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 41 (3.18%) SharePoint
5 39 (3.03%) IIS
6 29 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 18 (1.40%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.24%) Alfresco
9 15 (1.16%) ColdFusion
10 11 (0.85%) Kentico
11 9 (0.70%) Liferay
11 9 (0.70%) Sitefinity
11 9 (0.70%) WordPress
12 8 (0.62%) JBoss
13 6 (0.47%) EPiServer CMS
14 5 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.31%) CloudStack
15 4 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 82 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.85%) MS Office
3 9 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.16%) InDesign
5 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.16%) Visualfiles
3 11 (0.85%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.31%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.078%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 68 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.86%) SaaS
4 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.62%) GitHub
6 4 (0.31%) Force.com
7 3 (0.23%) Office 365
8 1 (0.078%) IaaS
8 1 (0.078%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (4.66%) Internet
2 32 (2.48%) HTTP
3 16 (1.24%) Intranet
4 10 (0.78%) Network Security
5 6 (0.47%) SAN
6 4 (0.31%) Firewall
6 4 (0.31%) LAN
6 4 (0.31%) WAN
7 1 (0.078%) Extranet
7 1 (0.078%) FTP
7 1 (0.078%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.078%) Skype
7 1 (0.078%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 683 (53.03%) SQL Server
2 112 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (6.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 84 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 76 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (2.25%) Relational Database
10 19 (1.48%) MySQL
11 18 (1.40%) MongoDB
12 17 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
13 15 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
14 12 (0.93%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.85%) Big Data
15 11 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.70%) MS Access
17 9 (0.70%) Oracle Database
17 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 166 (12.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 150 (11.65%) Visual Studio
3 137 (10.64%) NUnit
4 68 (5.28%) Git (software)
5 55 (4.27%) MSTest
5 55 (4.27%) Selenium
6 43 (3.34%) Subversion
7 42 (3.26%) Moq
8 26 (2.02%) Rhino Mocks
9 21 (1.63%) Jenkins
9 21 (1.63%) SpecFlow
10 17 (1.32%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.09%) WebDriver
12 13 (1.01%) JIRA
13 9 (0.70%) SoapUI
14 8 (0.62%) ReSharper
15 7 (0.54%) Mercurial
16 6 (0.47%) HP UFT
16 6 (0.47%) JUnit
16 6 (0.47%) WiX
General
1 160 (12.42%) Finance
2 64 (4.97%) Games
3 51 (3.96%) Marketing
4 40 (3.11%) Advertising
5 31 (2.41%) Retail
6 18 (1.40%) Back Office
7 16 (1.24%) Legal
8 11 (0.85%) Law
8 11 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.62%) Banking
11 7 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.23%) Electronics
12 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.078%) Automotive
13 1 (0.078%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.078%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 906 (70.34%) Developer
2 631 (48.99%) .NET Developer
3 464 (36.02%) C# Developer
4 360 (27.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 293 (22.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 236 (18.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 215 (16.69%) Senior Developer
8 145 (11.26%) Software Developer
9 136 (10.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 126 (9.78%) Senior C# Developer
11 118 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 118 (9.16%) SQL Developer
12 108 (8.39%) Web Developer
13 104 (8.07%) C# Software Developer
14 96 (7.45%) .NET Software Developer
15 91 (7.07%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 86 (6.68%) Lead Developer
17 83 (6.44%) Software Engineer
18 69 (5.36%) Architect
19 68 (5.28%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 790 (61.34%) ASP.NET
2 506 (39.29%) HTML
3 438 (34.01%) CSS
4 403 (31.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 376 (29.19%) WCF
6 328 (25.47%) jQuery
7 316 (24.53%) .NET Framework
8 245 (19.02%) Web Services
9 228 (17.70%) WPF
10 212 (16.46%) LINQ
11 210 (16.30%) Entity Framework
12 155 (12.03%) XML
13 153 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 141 (10.95%) HTML5
15 132 (10.25%) AngularJS
16 116 (9.01%) Ajax
17 106 (8.23%) CSS3
18 104 (8.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 102 (7.92%) ASP.NET Web API
20 87 (6.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (6.83%) Enterprise Software
2 73 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.67%) Mobile App
3 65 (5.05%) N-Tier
4 52 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 29 (2.25%) iPhone
6 26 (2.02%) User Experience
7 20 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
8 17 (1.32%) Streaming Music
9 12 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 12 (0.93%) Physics
9 12 (0.93%) W3C
10 11 (0.85%) Data Centre
10 11 (0.85%) Informatics
10 11 (0.85%) Online Games
11 10 (0.78%) Blog
11 10 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.78%) Health Informatics
11 10 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 193 (14.98%) Windows
2 62 (4.81%) Android
3 30 (2.33%) Linux
4 26 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.24%) Unix
6 9 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.47%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.23%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.078%) HPUX
11 1 (0.078%) Solaris
11 1 (0.078%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (46.97%) MVC
2 596 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 370 (28.73%) TDD
4 262 (20.34%) OO
5 220 (17.08%) Scrum
6 182 (14.13%) Software Engineering
7 138 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 134 (10.40%) OOP
9 121 (9.39%) BDD
10 118 (9.16%) Web Application Development
11 98 (7.61%) Project Management
11 98 (7.61%) SOA
11 98 (7.61%) Web Development
12 94 (7.30%) Mentoring
13 81 (6.29%) E-Commerce
14 77 (5.98%) Dependency Injection
15 70 (5.43%) SDLC
15 70 (5.43%) UML
16 68 (5.28%) MVVM
17 64 (4.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1096 (85.09%) C#
2 529 (41.07%) SQL
3 491 (38.12%) JavaScript
4 209 (16.23%) Java
5 199 (15.45%) T-SQL
6 168 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 90 (6.99%) C++
8 65 (5.05%) Ruby
9 53 (4.11%) PHP
10 35 (2.72%) PL/SQL
11 34 (2.64%) Python
12 33 (2.56%) VB
13 27 (2.10%) C
14 23 (1.79%) Objective-C
14 23 (1.79%) VBA
15 20 (1.55%) Perl
16 19 (1.48%) TypeScript
17 12 (0.93%) VB6
18 11 (0.85%) ABAP
18 11 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 135 (10.48%) Degree
2 15 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 12 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.78%) CHECK Team Leader
4 10 (0.78%) CREST Certified
4 10 (0.78%) ISEB
5 6 (0.47%) HND
5 6 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.23%) MCP
9 2 (0.16%) MCSE
9 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.078%) CIPD
10 1 (0.078%) MCSA
10 1 (0.078%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.66%) QA
2 16 (1.24%) SLA
3 7 (0.54%) HL7
4 4 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.078%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.47%) vSphere
3 5 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.31%) SRDF
4 4 (0.31%) Xen
4 4 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.39%) Puppet
1 5 (0.39%) Wonderware InTouch
2 4 (0.31%) Cobbler
2 4 (0.31%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.23%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.078%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.078%) WMI
Vendors
1 275 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 64 (4.97%) Oracle
3 35 (2.72%) Google
4 32 (2.48%) Sitecore
5 27 (2.10%) Facebook
6 26 (2.02%) Adobe
7 25 (1.94%) EPiServer
8 22 (1.71%) SAP
9 16 (1.24%) Xamarin
10 14 (1.09%) IBM
11 12 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.85%) BEA
13 10 (0.78%) Twitter
14 9 (0.70%) Remedy
15 8 (0.62%) Telerik
16 7 (0.54%) DevExpress
16 7 (0.54%) HP
17 5 (0.39%) VMware
17 5 (0.39%) Wonderware
18 4 (0.31%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + career progression and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago