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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 114 164 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.94% 24.70% 29.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 59.07% 44.32% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 147 131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £29,400 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £47,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
193 370 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.83% 55.72% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 149 329 228
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £55,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -5 86 £45,000 +16.88% 26
Wirral -1 14 £40,000 - 4
Birkenhead 0 4 £37,500 -6.25% 2
St Helens -2 2 £28,750 +0.87% 2
Prescot - 2 £32,500 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 151 (71.56%) C#
2 136 (64.45%) ASP.NET
3 125 (59.24%) SQL Server
4 114 (54.03%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (49.29%) MVC
6 100 (47.39%) SQL
7 87 (41.23%) HTML
8 84 (39.81%) JavaScript
9 76 (36.02%) CSS
10 67 (31.75%) .NET Framework
11 58 (27.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (26.54%) TDD
13 55 (26.07%) Scrum
14 44 (20.85%) Microsoft
15 43 (20.38%) WCF
15 43 (20.38%) Web Application Development
16 42 (19.91%) Windows
17 41 (19.43%) ASP.NET Web API
18 40 (18.96%) SharePoint
19 38 (18.01%) Visual Studio
19 38 (18.01%) HTML5
19 38 (18.01%) SharePoint 2010
20 34 (16.11%) Dependency Injection
21 33 (15.64%) SharePoint 2013
22 31 (14.69%) Office 365
23 30 (14.22%) IIS
23 30 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
25 25 (11.85%) Finance
26 24 (11.37%) VB.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 40 (18.96%) SharePoint
2 38 (18.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 33 (15.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 30 (14.22%) IIS
5 11 (5.21%) Umbraco
5 11 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (3.32%) Node.js
7 6 (2.84%) CMS
8 2 (0.95%) Exstream Dialogue
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.64%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.42%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 11 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.90%) Exstream
3 2 (0.95%) Tridion
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.69%) Office 365
2 12 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.16%) Internet
2 7 (3.32%) HTTP
3 3 (1.42%) Intranet
4 2 (0.95%) FTP
5 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.47%) SSL
5 1 (0.47%) Extranet
5 1 (0.47%) Telnet
5 1 (0.47%) Firewall
5 1 (0.47%) SSH
5 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (59.24%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.74%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.74%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.84%) MySQL
4 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.90%) VLDB
5 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.47%) MS Access
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (18.01%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.48%) NUnit
2 20 (9.48%) Moq
3 18 (8.53%) Git (software)
4 16 (7.58%) MSTest
4 16 (7.58%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (4.27%) Firebug
5 9 (4.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.42%) Subversion
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
8 1 (0.47%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.47%) FogBugz
General
1 25 (11.85%) Finance
2 14 (6.64%) Music Industry
3 12 (5.69%) Retail
4 8 (3.79%) Law
5 7 (3.32%) Games
6 4 (1.90%) Electronics
7 3 (1.42%) Back Office
7 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 142 (67.30%) Developer
2 89 (42.18%) .NET Developer
3 36 (17.06%) Web Developer
4 22 (10.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (9.48%) .NET Web Developer
6 18 (8.53%) Architect
7 17 (8.06%) Software Developer
7 17 (8.06%) SharePoint Developer
8 16 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (7.11%) SharePoint Architect
9 15 (7.11%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.69%) Software Engineer
11 11 (5.21%) Junior
11 11 (5.21%) Junior Developer
12 10 (4.74%) Analyst
12 10 (4.74%) SharePoint Designer
12 10 (4.74%) Designer
13 9 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (4.27%) C# Developer
14 8 (3.79%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (64.45%) ASP.NET
2 87 (41.23%) HTML
3 76 (36.02%) CSS
4 67 (31.75%) .NET Framework
5 58 (27.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (20.38%) WCF
7 41 (19.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (18.01%) HTML5
9 22 (10.43%) RESTful
9 22 (10.43%) AngularJS
10 20 (9.48%) Ninject
10 20 (9.48%) Web Services
11 18 (8.53%) jQuery
12 16 (7.58%) Castle Windsor
12 16 (7.58%) Spring.NET
12 16 (7.58%) Unity DI Container
13 15 (7.11%) CSS3
14 14 (6.64%) XSLT
15 11 (5.21%) XML
15 11 (5.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.53%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (7.58%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (5.69%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.74%) Social Network
6 8 (3.79%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.84%) W3C
8 5 (2.37%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.90%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.90%) IVR
9 4 (1.90%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.90%) Open Source
9 4 (1.90%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.42%) Social Media
11 2 (0.95%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.95%) NHS
11 2 (0.95%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.47%) Tandem
12 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.91%) Windows
2 11 (5.21%) Linux
3 6 (2.84%) UNIX
4 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (54.03%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (49.29%) MVC
3 56 (26.54%) TDD
4 55 (26.07%) Scrum
5 43 (20.38%) Web Application Development
6 34 (16.11%) Dependency Injection
7 30 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (10.43%) BDD
8 22 (10.43%) OO
9 21 (9.95%) Content Management
10 19 (9.00%) Software Engineering
10 19 (9.00%) Web Development
11 16 (7.58%) Kanban
12 15 (7.11%) Migration
13 13 (6.16%) CRM
14 12 (5.69%) Unit Testing
15 11 (5.21%) OOA/OOD
16 10 (4.74%) Validation
17 9 (4.27%) Line Management
17 9 (4.27%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 151 (71.56%) C#
2 100 (47.39%) SQL
3 84 (39.81%) JavaScript
4 24 (11.37%) VB.NET
5 16 (7.58%) T-SQL
5 16 (7.58%) Java
6 9 (4.27%) VB
6 9 (4.27%) F#
7 7 (3.32%) C
7 7 (3.32%) C++
8 6 (2.84%) Ruby
9 5 (2.37%) PHP
10 4 (1.90%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.42%) Python
12 2 (0.95%) VBA
13 1 (0.47%) VC++
13 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.47%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.47%) VB6
13 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.69%) MCP
3 11 (5.21%) MCAD
3 11 (5.21%) MCSD
3 11 (5.21%) MCTS
4 9 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.27%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.79%) Degree
6 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.42%) ISEB
8 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.47%) MCSE
9 1 (0.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.06%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) GAMP
2 4 (1.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.69%) Facebook
3 11 (5.21%) Twitter
4 4 (1.90%) Remedy
4 4 (1.90%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.42%) HP
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle
5 3 (1.42%) Google
5 3 (1.42%) Zend
5 3 (1.42%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.95%) VMware
7 1 (0.47%) PayPal
7 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.47%) Alias
7 1 (0.47%) RedDot
7 1 (0.47%) SAP
7 1 (0.47%) Unisys
7 1 (0.47%) IBM
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bootle
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Helens
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum
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Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £35500 per annum + 20% pension, 35+ holidays
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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