The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 36 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 31 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.87% 5.94% 5.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.80% 12.87% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 40
Average salary £43,250 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,050 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
287 272 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.13% 46.18% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 245 243 326
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Merseyside region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Merseyside

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Merseyside

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Liverpool -1 26 £41,500 +18.57% 2
Wirral - 4 £45,000 - 4
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (80.00%) C#
3 42 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 32 (53.33%) SQL
5 27 (45.00%) HTML
6 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 25 (41.67%) WCF
7 23 (38.33%) CSS
8 22 (36.67%) MVC
9 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 19 (31.67%) OO
10 19 (31.67%) WPF
11 14 (23.33%) Java
12 13 (21.67%) SOAP
12 13 (21.67%) Windows
12 13 (21.67%) jQuery
12 13 (21.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (20.00%) HTML5
13 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
14 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
14 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
15 10 (16.67%) Software Architecture
15 10 (16.67%) Project Management
15 10 (16.67%) Web Services
15 10 (16.67%) OOD
15 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (16.67%) Tandem
15 10 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.33%) IIS
3 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.67%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQLite
7 1 (1.67%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) OLAP
7 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.67%) MSBuild
3 3 (5.00%) NUnit
3 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.00%) MSTest
3 3 (5.00%) Moq
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) YouTrack
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.67%) PhoneGap
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Law
2 1 (1.67%) Legal
2 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) .NET Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Architect
4 11 (18.33%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Web Developer
6 8 (13.33%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Technical Architect
9 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Junior
10 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
10 4 (6.67%) Graduate
10 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Junior Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (45.00%) HTML
3 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 25 (41.67%) WCF
4 23 (38.33%) CSS
5 19 (31.67%) WPF
6 13 (21.67%) SOAP
6 13 (21.67%) jQuery
6 13 (21.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (20.00%) HTML5
8 10 (16.67%) Web Services
9 9 (15.00%) XML
9 9 (15.00%) CSS3
10 8 (13.33%) XHTML
10 8 (13.33%) Ajax
10 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (8.33%) REST
12 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
12 4 (6.67%) J2EE
12 4 (6.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Tandem
2 5 (8.33%) W3C
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Open Source
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.67%) Android
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) MVC
2 19 (31.67%) OO
3 10 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 10 (16.67%) Project Management
3 10 (16.67%) OOD
3 10 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.67%) MVVM
6 6 (10.00%) CRM
6 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.33%) Time Management
7 5 (8.33%) SOA
7 5 (8.33%) Validation
7 5 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
8 4 (6.67%) Android Development
8 4 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (80.00%) C#
2 32 (53.33%) SQL
3 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.33%) Java
5 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.33%) VBA
7 4 (6.67%) VBScript
8 3 (5.00%) VB
9 2 (3.33%) VB6
10 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) BMC
2 4 (6.67%) Remedy
2 4 (6.67%) Sybase
2 4 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) Telerik
4 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wirral
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 21 days ago