The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 140 125 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.98% 19.97% 30.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.54% 42.96% 61.59%
Number of salaries quoted 120 111 196
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
277 291 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.49% 46.49% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 233 260 318
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
North West

.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 August 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 1 August 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 +2 104 £40,000 +14.28% 23
Wirral +3 16 £40,000 +16.78% 5
Birkenhead +3 11 £40,000 - 4
St Helens +2 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Prescot 0 1 £32,500 -31.57% 1
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 219 (72.52%) C#
2 185 (61.26%) SQL Server
3 151 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 110 (36.42%) SQL
5 102 (33.77%) MVC
6 93 (30.79%) JavaScript
6 93 (30.79%) HTML
7 90 (29.80%) WCF
8 81 (26.82%) CSS
9 66 (21.85%) .NET Framework
9 66 (21.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 64 (21.19%) OO
11 57 (18.87%) VB.NET
12 52 (17.22%) Microsoft
13 51 (16.89%) Windows
14 50 (16.56%) TDD
14 50 (16.56%) jQuery
15 44 (14.57%) XML
15 44 (14.57%) WPF
16 41 (13.58%) Web Application Development
17 38 (12.58%) Web Services
17 38 (12.58%) SharePoint
17 38 (12.58%) Degree
18 35 (11.59%) Scrum
18 35 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
19 34 (11.26%) SQL Server 2012
20 32 (10.60%) Java
21 31 (10.26%) T-SQL
21 31 (10.26%) Android
22 30 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 38 (12.58%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.96%) Node.js
3 12 (3.97%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.65%) CMS
5 5 (1.66%) IIS
6 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.66%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.33%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.33%) SAS
8 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) DOC1
3 2 (0.66%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.66%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.66%) Exstream
4 1 (0.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) GitHub
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.64%) Internet
2 13 (4.30%) Kerberos
2 13 (4.30%) DNS
2 13 (4.30%) Firewall
2 13 (4.30%) IPsec
3 10 (3.31%) LDAP
3 10 (3.31%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (61.26%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.30%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (3.97%) DB2
7 12 (3.97%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.64%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.98%) CorVu
9 9 (2.98%) MySQL
10 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.99%) MS Access
12 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.33%) SQLite
13 1 (0.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (6.95%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.62%) NUnit
4 19 (6.29%) Subversion
5 16 (5.30%) Visual Studio
6 13 (4.30%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (2.32%) MSBuild
8 6 (1.99%) MSTest
9 4 (1.32%) PhoneGap
10 3 (0.99%) Moq
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.66%) YouTrack
11 2 (0.66%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.66%) Selenium
11 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.33%) Hudson
12 1 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (6.62%) Games
2 14 (4.64%) Finance
3 13 (4.30%) Retail
4 4 (1.32%) Legal
4 4 (1.32%) Marketing
5 3 (0.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.66%) Back Office
6 2 (0.66%) Banking
6 2 (0.66%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 204 (67.55%) Developer
2 106 (35.10%) .NET Developer
3 47 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 40 (13.25%) Analyst
5 36 (11.92%) C# Developer
6 32 (10.60%) Software Developer
7 31 (10.26%) Web Developer
8 29 (9.60%) Programmer
9 28 (9.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (8.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (7.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (6.95%) Analyst Programmer
13 19 (6.29%) Senior .NET Developer
13 19 (6.29%) Architect
14 16 (5.30%) Team Leader
15 12 (3.97%) Technical Architect
15 12 (3.97%) Release Manager
16 11 (3.64%) Senior Web Developer
17 10 (3.31%) .NET Web Developer
17 10 (3.31%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 93 (30.79%) HTML
3 90 (29.80%) WCF
4 81 (26.82%) CSS
5 66 (21.85%) .NET Framework
5 66 (21.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (16.56%) jQuery
7 44 (14.57%) XML
7 44 (14.57%) WPF
8 38 (12.58%) Web Services
9 30 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 29 (9.60%) HTML5
11 25 (8.28%) Ajax
12 22 (7.28%) Razor View Engine
13 19 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (5.96%) SOAP
15 17 (5.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 17 (5.63%) CSS3
15 17 (5.63%) RESTful
16 14 (4.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.30%) PKI
3 12 (3.97%) Client/Server
4 11 (3.64%) Tandem
5 9 (2.98%) Social Media
5 9 (2.98%) BBC
6 8 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.99%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.66%) W3C
9 4 (1.32%) GIS
9 4 (1.32%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.66%) NHS
10 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) Streaming Music
10 2 (0.66%) Open Source
11 1 (0.33%) Online Games
11 1 (0.33%) Clustering
11 1 (0.33%) Replication
11 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.89%) Windows
2 31 (10.26%) Android
3 23 (7.62%) Linux
4 12 (3.97%) UNIX
4 12 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (33.77%) MVC
2 64 (21.19%) OO
3 50 (16.56%) TDD
4 41 (13.58%) Web Application Development
5 35 (11.59%) Scrum
5 35 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (7.95%) Project Management
7 22 (7.28%) ITIL
7 22 (7.28%) BDD
8 20 (6.62%) Unit Testing
8 20 (6.62%) Android Development
9 19 (6.29%) Software Engineering
9 19 (6.29%) SOA
10 16 (5.30%) Software Testing
11 15 (4.97%) Change Management
11 15 (4.97%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (4.97%) CRM
12 13 (4.30%) Web Development
12 13 (4.30%) OOD
13 12 (3.97%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 219 (72.52%) C#
2 110 (36.42%) SQL
3 93 (30.79%) JavaScript
4 57 (18.87%) VB.NET
5 32 (10.60%) Java
6 31 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 22 (7.28%) VB
8 17 (5.63%) VB6
9 16 (5.30%) Ruby
10 13 (4.30%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.65%) VBA
12 6 (1.99%) Python
13 5 (1.66%) C
13 5 (1.66%) VBScript
14 4 (1.32%) XPath
15 3 (0.99%) Perl
16 2 (0.66%) XAML
16 2 (0.66%) PHP
16 2 (0.66%) C++
16 2 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (12.58%) Degree
2 13 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.31%) MCSE
3 10 (3.31%) MCITP
4 5 (1.66%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.33%) HND
5 1 (0.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.32%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.30%) Active Directory
1 13 (4.30%) NFS
2 4 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.31%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 52 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.94%) Oracle
3 16 (5.30%) Apple
4 15 (4.97%) HP
5 12 (3.97%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.31%) IBM
6 10 (3.31%) Dell
7 9 (2.98%) Facebook
7 9 (2.98%) Yahoo!
7 9 (2.98%) Google
7 9 (2.98%) Sony
8 5 (1.66%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.32%) Remedy
9 4 (1.32%) BMC
9 4 (1.32%) Sybase
9 4 (1.32%) JBoss
9 4 (1.32%) VMware
9 4 (1.32%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.99%) Telerik
11 2 (0.66%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 40,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BUPA + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 6 days ago