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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 81 129 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.92% 21.39% 19.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.02% 50.19% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 57 110 108
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £50,000 £47,500
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
184 257 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.71% 42.62% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 132 217 243
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -2 63 £35,000 -12.50% 26
Southport -3 7 - - 1
Wirral -1 3 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Birkenhead -5 1 - -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 120 (67.42%) C#
2 103 (57.87%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (52.25%) HTML
4 89 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 82 (46.07%) SQL Server
6 72 (40.45%) SQL
7 70 (39.33%) JavaScript
8 69 (38.76%) CSS
8 69 (38.76%) MVC
9 60 (33.71%) Scrum
10 48 (26.97%) HTML5
11 46 (25.84%) TDD
12 45 (25.28%) Microsoft
13 44 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (24.16%) SharePoint
15 36 (20.22%) Web Application Development
16 31 (17.42%) Visual Studio
16 31 (17.42%) .NET Framework
16 31 (17.42%) jQuery
17 30 (16.85%) SharePoint 2013
17 30 (16.85%) ASP.NET Web API
18 29 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (16.29%) SharePoint 2010
19 28 (15.73%) BDD
20 26 (14.61%) Office 365
21 25 (14.04%) XSLT
21 25 (14.04%) Dependency Injection
21 25 (14.04%) InfoPath
22 24 (13.48%) Java
23 22 (12.36%) Degree

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 43 (24.16%) SharePoint
2 30 (16.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 29 (16.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (8.43%) IIS
5 13 (7.30%) Umbraco
6 9 (5.06%) Node.js
7 8 (4.49%) JBoss
8 4 (2.25%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.12%) CMS
9 2 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.56%) Exstream Dialogue
10 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (14.04%) InfoPath
2 21 (11.80%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.74%) MS Office
4 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.12%) MS Project
5 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.56%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Exstream
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.61%) Office 365
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.37%) Intranet
1 6 (3.37%) Internet
2 5 (2.81%) FTP
3 4 (2.25%) SMS
4 2 (1.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (46.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.55%) MongoDB
3 16 (8.99%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.25%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.69%) MySQL
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.12%) MS Access
7 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (17.42%) Visual Studio
2 13 (7.30%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.74%) Moq
3 12 (6.74%) NUnit
4 9 (5.06%) Maven
4 9 (5.06%) Ant
5 8 (4.49%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.93%) MSTest
6 7 (3.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.69%) SilkTest
8 3 (1.69%) Selenium
8 3 (1.69%) Rational Functional Tester
8 3 (1.69%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.12%) Servoy
9 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 14 (7.87%) Finance
2 13 (7.30%) Music Industry
3 6 (3.37%) Electronics
4 4 (2.25%) Back Office
4 4 (2.25%) Advertising
4 4 (2.25%) Retail
5 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.69%) Games
5 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 141 (79.21%) Developer
2 64 (35.96%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.61%) Web Developer
4 24 (13.48%) Software Developer
5 21 (11.80%) Designer
5 21 (11.80%) SharePoint Designer
6 17 (9.55%) SharePoint Developer
7 16 (8.99%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.87%) Architect
8 14 (7.87%) Analyst
8 14 (7.87%) SharePoint Architect
8 14 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (7.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.62%) Web Applications Developer
11 10 (5.62%) Applications Developer
12 8 (4.49%) Solutions Designer
12 8 (4.49%) .NET Web Developer
12 8 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.49%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (52.25%) HTML
2 89 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 69 (38.76%) CSS
4 48 (26.97%) HTML5
5 44 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (17.42%) jQuery
6 31 (17.42%) .NET Framework
7 30 (16.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (14.04%) XSLT
9 20 (11.24%) WCF
9 20 (11.24%) RESTful
10 19 (10.67%) AngularJS
10 19 (10.67%) Web Services
11 15 (8.43%) XML
11 15 (8.43%) Entity Framework
12 14 (7.87%) SOAP
13 12 (6.74%) Ninject
14 11 (6.18%) Backbone.js
15 9 (5.06%) VXML
15 9 (5.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.06%) IVR
3 9 (5.06%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.93%) Social Network
5 6 (3.37%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.81%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.81%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.81%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.81%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.69%) Social Media
8 2 (1.12%) New Media
8 2 (1.12%) NHS
8 2 (1.12%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.24%) Windows
2 12 (6.74%) Linux
3 8 (4.49%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (2.25%) UNIX
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.12%) Android
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (57.87%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (38.76%) MVC
3 60 (33.71%) Scrum
4 46 (25.84%) TDD
5 36 (20.22%) Web Application Development
6 29 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (15.73%) BDD
8 25 (14.04%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (8.43%) Content Management
9 15 (8.43%) Web Development
10 13 (7.30%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.30%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.74%) Migration
11 12 (6.74%) OO
11 12 (6.74%) OOD
11 12 (6.74%) Automated Testing
12 10 (5.62%) SDLC
13 8 (4.49%) Analytics
13 8 (4.49%) OWASP
13 8 (4.49%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 120 (67.42%) C#
2 72 (40.45%) SQL
3 70 (39.33%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.48%) Java
5 17 (9.55%) VB.NET
6 12 (6.74%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.06%) VB
8 7 (3.93%) Ruby
9 4 (2.25%) PHP
10 3 (1.69%) VBA
10 3 (1.69%) Python
11 2 (1.12%) VB6
11 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.12%) C++
12 1 (0.56%) C
12 1 (0.56%) Perl
12 1 (0.56%) F#
12 1 (0.56%) LINC
12 1 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (12.36%) Degree
2 17 (9.55%) SC Cleared
2 17 (9.55%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.99%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.25%) ISEB
4 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.12%) MCTS
6 2 (1.12%) MCITP
7 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.24%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.56%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 45 (25.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.30%) Oracle
3 8 (4.49%) Twitter
4 7 (3.93%) Facebook
5 4 (2.25%) HP
6 3 (1.69%) SAP
6 3 (1.69%) VMware
6 3 (1.69%) Google
7 2 (1.12%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.56%) Unisys
8 1 (0.56%) IBM
8 1 (0.56%) Sybase
8 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.56%) RedDot
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