The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 21 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 47 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.53% 2.99% 6.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.93% 5.41% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 25
Average salary £38,000 £34,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.94% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
.NET Framework
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
205 351 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.58% 55.19% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 175 325 275
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +38 34 £37,500 +9.48% 3
Wirral - 12 £38,000 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (84.85%) C#
3 80 (80.81%) MVC
4 73 (73.74%) SQL Server
5 71 (71.72%) ASP.NET
6 67 (67.68%) SQL
7 54 (54.55%) HTML
8 49 (49.49%) CSS
9 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
10 33 (33.33%) WCF
11 30 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (29.29%) CSS3
13 27 (27.27%) HTML5
13 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (23.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
16 20 (20.20%) Windows
17 18 (18.18%) Classic ASP
17 18 (18.18%) jQuery
18 17 (17.17%) IIS
19 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio
19 15 (15.15%) WPF
19 15 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
20 14 (14.14%) Web Services
21 13 (13.13%) Finance
21 13 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
21 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web API
22 12 (12.12%) Line Management
22 12 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 17 (17.17%) IIS
2 2 (2.02%) NServiceBus
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.01%) JBoss
3 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (73.74%) SQL Server
2 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (11.11%) Firebug
3 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (7.07%) NUnit
5 5 (5.05%) MSTest
5 5 (5.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (5.05%) Moq
General
1 13 (13.13%) Finance
2 11 (11.11%) Law
2 11 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (91.92%) Developer
2 56 (56.57%) .NET Developer
3 36 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 30 (30.30%) ASP.NET Developer
5 26 (26.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 18 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 18 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (16.16%) Senior Developer
8 15 (15.15%) Software Developer
8 15 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.08%) C# Web Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Junior Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Junior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Junior
9 8 (8.08%) Applications Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Applications Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Graduate
12 5 (5.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (71.72%) ASP.NET
3 54 (54.55%) HTML
4 49 (49.49%) CSS
5 33 (33.33%) WCF
6 30 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (29.29%) CSS3
8 27 (27.27%) HTML5
9 23 (23.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 18 (18.18%) Classic ASP
10 18 (18.18%) jQuery
11 15 (15.15%) WPF
12 14 (14.14%) Web Services
13 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (10.10%) SOAP
15 10 (10.10%) REST
16 9 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
17 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.07%) W3C
4 5 (5.05%) Tandem
4 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.01%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.20%) Windows
2 9 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (80.81%) MVC
2 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.12%) Line Management
4 11 (11.11%) CRUD
4 11 (11.11%) B2B
5 10 (10.10%) SOA
5 10 (10.10%) OO
5 10 (10.10%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (9.09%) Scrum
7 8 (8.08%) TDD
8 7 (7.07%) Validation
8 7 (7.07%) Progressive Enhancement
9 6 (6.06%) Software Architecture
9 6 (6.06%) MVVM
9 6 (6.06%) Project Management
10 5 (5.05%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.05%) Kanban
10 5 (5.05%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (5.05%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (84.85%) C#
2 67 (67.68%) SQL
3 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.06%) Java
6 3 (3.03%) F#
6 3 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.01%) VBA
7 1 (1.01%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.01%) C
7 1 (1.01%) C++
7 1 (1.01%) VBScript
7 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.01%) MCP
1 1 (1.01%) MCAD
1 1 (1.01%) MCSD
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.01%) MCTS
1 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.01%) BMC
2 1 (1.01%) Remedy
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Posted: 2 days ago
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