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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 17 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 49 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.01% 4.32% 7.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.49% 8.04% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 30
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
228 336 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.91% 53.76% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 189 310 282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +41 32 £45,000 +25.43% 3
Wirral -1 16 £42,500 +18.05% 1
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (81.61%) C#
3 64 (73.56%) SQL Server
4 57 (65.52%) MVC
5 53 (60.92%) SQL
6 52 (59.77%) ASP.NET
7 45 (51.72%) HTML
8 40 (45.98%) CSS
9 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
10 28 (32.18%) WCF
11 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (27.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 24 (27.59%) CSS3
12 22 (25.29%) HTML5
12 22 (25.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (24.14%) T-SQL
14 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (22.99%) jQuery
15 18 (20.69%) Classic ASP
16 16 (18.39%) WPF
17 14 (16.09%) Windows
17 14 (16.09%) IIS
18 13 (14.94%) Java
18 13 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
19 12 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
19 12 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
20 11 (12.64%) Visual Studio
20 11 (12.64%) Finance
21 10 (11.49%) Project Management

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 14 (16.09%) IIS
2 4 (4.60%) JBoss
2 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.30%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Office
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (73.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (25.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.64%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.90%) Firebug
3 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Law
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (82.76%) Developer
2 39 (44.83%) .NET Developer
3 27 (31.03%) Web Developer
4 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (22.99%) .NET Web Developer
6 17 (19.54%) Senior Developer
7 16 (18.39%) C# Developer
8 15 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (12.64%) Software Developer
11 9 (10.34%) Architect
12 8 (9.20%) C# Web Developer
12 8 (9.20%) Applications Developer
13 7 (8.05%) Senior Applications Developer
13 7 (8.05%) Technical Architect
14 4 (4.60%) Graduate
14 4 (4.60%) Analyst
14 4 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
14 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
14 4 (4.60%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (59.77%) ASP.NET
3 45 (51.72%) HTML
4 40 (45.98%) CSS
5 28 (32.18%) WCF
6 24 (27.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 24 (27.59%) CSS3
7 22 (25.29%) HTML5
8 20 (22.99%) jQuery
8 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (20.69%) Classic ASP
10 16 (18.39%) WPF
11 12 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (11.49%) Web Services
13 9 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (9.20%) SOAP
14 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (8.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.34%) Tandem
3 7 (8.05%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.60%) W3C
5 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.15%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Windows
2 9 (10.34%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (65.52%) MVC
2 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.49%) Project Management
3 10 (11.49%) Software Architecture
3 10 (11.49%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (8.05%) Refactoring
5 7 (8.05%) SOA
5 7 (8.05%) OO
5 7 (8.05%) Line Management
6 6 (6.90%) CRUD
6 6 (6.90%) B2B
6 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.60%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (4.60%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.60%) Validation
7 4 (4.60%) Scrum
8 3 (3.45%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 71 (81.61%) C#
2 53 (60.92%) SQL
3 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
4 21 (24.14%) T-SQL
5 13 (14.94%) Java
6 4 (4.60%) VBScript
6 4 (4.60%) VBA
7 1 (1.15%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.15%) VB
7 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) BMC
2 4 (4.60%) Remedy
3 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
Merseyside
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very good salary!
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Performance-related bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Wirral
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago