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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 135 132 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.39% 20.31% 33.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.33% 44.75% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 118 116 196
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
263 295 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.62% 45.38% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 228 266 312
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

.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 19 September 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 +2 92 £40,000 +14.28% 26
Wirral +1 17 £45,000 +25.00% 4
Birkenhead +4 15 £40,000 - 4
St Helens +5 2 £33,250 +10.83% 1
Southport -1 2 £42,500 +17.24%
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 212 (75.44%) C#
2 166 (59.07%) SQL Server
3 152 (54.09%) ASP.NET
4 123 (43.77%) SQL
4 123 (43.77%) MVC
5 103 (36.65%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (35.23%) HTML
7 94 (33.45%) JavaScript
8 93 (33.10%) CSS
9 84 (29.89%) WCF
10 79 (28.11%) .NET Framework
11 71 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (17.08%) jQuery
12 48 (17.08%) TDD
13 45 (16.01%) Windows
13 45 (16.01%) OO
14 43 (15.30%) Microsoft
15 42 (14.95%) T-SQL
16 38 (13.52%) VB.NET
16 38 (13.52%) Web Services
16 38 (13.52%) Web Application Development
17 34 (12.10%) WPF
17 34 (12.10%) HTML5
17 34 (12.10%) CSS3
18 33 (11.74%) Scrum
19 32 (11.39%) Java
20 30 (10.68%) BDD
20 30 (10.68%) Games
21 27 (9.61%) XML
21 27 (9.61%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 24 (8.54%) Node.js
2 20 (7.12%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.34%) Umbraco
4 11 (3.91%) IIS
5 7 (2.49%) CMS
6 4 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.42%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.71%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) DOC1
3 1 (0.36%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) Tridion
3 1 (0.36%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.71%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.83%) Internet
2 11 (3.91%) Firewall
2 11 (3.91%) DNS
3 9 (3.20%) IPsec
3 9 (3.20%) LDAP
3 9 (3.20%) Kerberos
3 9 (3.20%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.49%) HTTP
5 2 (0.71%) DHCP
5 2 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (59.07%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (8.54%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (5.34%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (3.20%) CorVu
10 8 (2.85%) DB2
11 5 (1.78%) MySQL
11 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (9.25%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.41%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.63%) NUnit
5 11 (3.91%) Subversion
6 7 (2.49%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.07%) MSTest
7 3 (1.07%) Selenium
8 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.71%) YouTrack
8 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.36%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (10.68%) Games
2 19 (6.76%) Finance
3 7 (2.49%) Retail
4 3 (1.07%) Marketing
4 3 (1.07%) Online Betting
4 3 (1.07%) Banking
4 3 (1.07%) Back Office
5 2 (0.71%) Advertising
5 2 (0.71%) Law
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (69.75%) Developer
2 118 (41.99%) .NET Developer
3 41 (14.59%) Senior Developer
4 37 (13.17%) C# Developer
5 34 (12.10%) Web Developer
6 31 (11.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (11.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (10.32%) Analyst
8 26 (9.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (8.19%) Software Developer
10 22 (7.83%) Programmer
11 18 (6.41%) Analyst Programmer
11 18 (6.41%) .NET Web Developer
12 16 (5.69%) Senior .NET Developer
13 14 (4.98%) Architect
14 11 (3.91%) Team Leader
15 10 (3.56%) Technical Architect
15 10 (3.56%) C# Web Developer
16 9 (3.20%) Graduate
16 9 (3.20%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (54.09%) ASP.NET
2 99 (35.23%) HTML
3 93 (33.10%) CSS
4 84 (29.89%) WCF
5 79 (28.11%) .NET Framework
6 71 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (17.08%) jQuery
8 38 (13.52%) Web Services
9 34 (12.10%) HTML5
9 34 (12.10%) WPF
9 34 (12.10%) CSS3
10 27 (9.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (9.61%) XML
11 26 (9.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 26 (9.25%) RESTful
11 26 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 21 (7.47%) Razor View Engine
13 16 (5.69%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (5.34%) Ajax
14 15 (5.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (4.27%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.27%) Client/Server
3 11 (3.91%) Tandem
4 9 (3.20%) PKI
5 8 (2.85%) BBC
5 8 (2.85%) Social Media
6 5 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.78%) W3C
7 4 (1.42%) GIS
7 4 (1.42%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.42%) User Experience
8 3 (1.07%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.71%) NHS
9 2 (0.71%) Online Games
9 2 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.36%) New Media
10 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.01%) Windows
2 20 (7.12%) Android
3 19 (6.76%) Linux
4 11 (3.91%) UNIX
5 10 (3.56%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.42%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.36%) Solaris
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (43.77%) MVC
2 103 (36.65%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.08%) TDD
4 45 (16.01%) OO
5 38 (13.52%) Web Application Development
6 33 (11.74%) Scrum
7 30 (10.68%) BDD
8 22 (7.83%) Project Management
9 19 (6.76%) Software Engineering
10 18 (6.41%) SOA
11 15 (5.34%) Unit Testing
12 14 (4.98%) ITIL
13 12 (4.27%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (4.27%) Software Architecture
14 11 (3.91%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (3.91%) Android Development
15 9 (3.20%) Server Monitoring
15 9 (3.20%) CRM
15 9 (3.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 212 (75.44%) C#
2 123 (43.77%) SQL
3 94 (33.45%) JavaScript
4 42 (14.95%) T-SQL
5 38 (13.52%) VB.NET
6 32 (11.39%) Java
7 24 (8.54%) Ruby
8 12 (4.27%) VB
9 10 (3.56%) VB6
10 9 (3.20%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.14%) C
12 5 (1.78%) C++
12 5 (1.78%) VBScript
12 5 (1.78%) Python
13 4 (1.42%) VBA
13 4 (1.42%) XPath
14 3 (1.07%) PHP
15 2 (0.71%) Perl
16 1 (0.36%) VC++
16 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (8.90%) Degree
2 12 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.20%) MCITP
3 9 (3.20%) MCSE
4 2 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) MCSD
5 1 (0.36%) HND
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.14%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.20%) NFS
3 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 43 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.05%) Oracle
3 12 (4.27%) Apple
4 10 (3.56%) HP
5 9 (3.20%) Dell
5 9 (3.20%) IBM
6 8 (2.85%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.85%) Sony
6 8 (2.85%) Yahoo!
6 8 (2.85%) Google
6 8 (2.85%) Facebook
7 4 (1.42%) Remedy
7 4 (1.42%) BMC
7 4 (1.42%) JBoss
8 3 (1.07%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.07%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.71%) SAP
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos
10 1 (0.36%) ESRI
10 1 (0.36%) Teradata
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birkenhead
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wirral
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago