The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 120 172 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.74% 27.52% 29.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.97% 44.56% 56.78%
Number of salaries quoted 100 156 141
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 386 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.68% 61.76% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 171 342 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

.NET
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

.NET Salary Trend in Merseyside

.NET
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Merseyside

.NET
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 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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 -3 94 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Wirral 0 12 £40,000 +9.58% 4
Birkenhead +1 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Prescot - 2 £32,500 - 1
St Helens -1 1 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Southport - 1 £45,000 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

1 164 (74.55%) C#
2 151 (68.64%) ASP.NET
3 132 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 115 (52.27%) MVC
5 108 (49.09%) SQL
6 105 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
7 95 (43.18%) HTML
7 95 (43.18%) JavaScript
8 88 (40.00%) CSS
9 74 (33.64%) .NET Framework
10 63 (28.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (24.09%) TDD
12 49 (22.27%) WCF
13 45 (20.45%) Microsoft
14 43 (19.55%) Scrum
15 42 (19.09%) ASP.NET Web API
16 41 (18.64%) Windows
17 40 (18.18%) Visual Studio
17 40 (18.18%) Web Application Development
18 37 (16.82%) HTML5
18 37 (16.82%) IIS
18 37 (16.82%) SharePoint
19 35 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
20 34 (15.45%) SharePoint 2010
21 28 (12.73%) SharePoint 2013
22 26 (11.82%) Office 365
22 26 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
22 26 (11.82%) VB.NET
23 25 (11.36%) Web Services
24 24 (10.91%) Continuous Integration

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 37 (16.82%) SharePoint
1 37 (16.82%) IIS
2 34 (15.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 28 (12.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 16 (7.27%) Umbraco
5 11 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (4.55%) Node.js
7 6 (2.73%) CMS
8 2 (0.91%) Exstream Dialogue
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.09%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.36%) MS Office
4 2 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.45%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 11 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.18%) Tridion
3 4 (1.82%) Exstream
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.82%) Office 365
2 12 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.27%) Internet
2 7 (3.18%) HTTP
3 3 (1.36%) Intranet
4 2 (0.91%) FTP
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.45%) SSL
5 1 (0.45%) Extranet
5 1 (0.45%) Telnet
5 1 (0.45%) Firewall
5 1 (0.45%) SSH
5 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.00%) MySQL
4 10 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.09%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.64%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.82%) VLDB
8 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.45%) MS Access
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 22 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.82%) NUnit
3 15 (6.82%) Moq
4 13 (5.91%) MSTest
4 13 (5.91%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (5.45%) Firebug
5 12 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.36%) Subversion
8 1 (0.45%) Selenium
8 1 (0.45%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.45%) FogBugz
General
1 22 (10.00%) Finance
2 13 (5.91%) Retail
3 11 (5.00%) Music Industry
4 10 (4.55%) Law
4 10 (4.55%) Games
5 4 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.36%) Advertising
7 2 (0.91%) Back Office
7 2 (0.91%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 154 (70.00%) Developer
2 99 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 37 (16.82%) Web Developer
4 25 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 18 (8.18%) Software Developer
7 16 (7.27%) Architect
8 14 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (6.36%) SharePoint Developer
9 13 (5.91%) SharePoint Architect
9 13 (5.91%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.45%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.45%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.55%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.55%) Junior
11 10 (4.55%) Applications Developer
11 10 (4.55%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.09%) Analyst
13 8 (3.64%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (68.64%) ASP.NET
2 95 (43.18%) HTML
3 88 (40.00%) CSS
4 74 (33.64%) .NET Framework
5 63 (28.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (22.27%) WCF
7 42 (19.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 37 (16.82%) HTML5
9 25 (11.36%) Web Services
10 23 (10.45%) RESTful
11 20 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 20 (9.09%) CSS3
12 16 (7.27%) jQuery
13 15 (6.82%) Ninject
14 13 (5.91%) Castle Windsor
14 13 (5.91%) Unity DI Container
14 13 (5.91%) Spring.NET
14 13 (5.91%) WPF
14 13 (5.91%) Ajax
15 11 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (6.36%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.91%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.18%) Social Network
6 7 (3.18%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.73%) W3C
8 4 (1.82%) Open Source
9 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.91%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.91%) IVR
10 2 (0.91%) NHS
10 2 (0.91%) Social Media
10 2 (0.91%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.91%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.91%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.45%) New Media
11 1 (0.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.64%) Windows
2 11 (5.00%) Linux
3 6 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.73%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.73%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (52.27%) MVC
2 105 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (24.09%) TDD
4 43 (19.55%) Scrum
5 40 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 26 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (10.00%) BDD
9 21 (9.55%) OO
10 20 (9.09%) Content Management
11 19 (8.64%) Software Engineering
12 18 (8.18%) Web Development
13 13 (5.91%) Migration
13 13 (5.91%) CRM
13 13 (5.91%) Kanban
14 11 (5.00%) Line Management
14 11 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (5.00%) B2B
14 11 (5.00%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 164 (74.55%) C#
2 108 (49.09%) SQL
3 95 (43.18%) JavaScript
4 26 (11.82%) VB.NET
5 16 (7.27%) T-SQL
5 16 (7.27%) Java
6 11 (5.00%) VB
7 10 (4.55%) PHP
7 10 (4.55%) F#
8 9 (4.09%) Ruby
8 9 (4.09%) C++
9 7 (3.18%) C
10 4 (1.82%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.36%) Python
12 2 (0.91%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) VC++
13 1 (0.45%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.45%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.45%) VB6
13 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.45%) MCP
2 12 (5.45%) Degree
3 11 (5.00%) MCTS
3 11 (5.00%) MCAD
3 11 (5.00%) MCSD
4 7 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.91%) ISEB
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) MCSE
6 1 (0.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.82%) QA
2 4 (1.82%) GAMP
2 4 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.09%) Facebook
3 8 (3.64%) Twitter
3 8 (3.64%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.82%) Remedy
4 4 (1.82%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.36%) HP
5 3 (1.36%) Google
5 3 (1.36%) Zend
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle
6 2 (0.91%) SAP
7 1 (0.45%) Unisys
7 1 (0.45%) IBM
7 1 (0.45%) Alias
7 1 (0.45%) RedDot
7 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £30,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Market range
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £35500 per annum + 20% pension, 35+ holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 8 days ago