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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 86 147 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.93% 22.21% 22.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.03% 50.17% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 52 129 110
Average salary £35,250 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.44% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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
191 293 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.60% 44.26% 48.22%
Number of salaries quoted 136 254 231
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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 71 £35,000 -7.89% 23
Southport - 6 - - 2
Wirral -3 3 £40,000 -
Birkenhead -4 2 £37,500 -7.40% 4
St Helens -1 1 £30,000 -14.28% 2
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 145 (68.40%) C#
2 121 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (51.89%) ASP.NET
4 105 (49.53%) SQL Server
5 100 (47.17%) HTML
6 86 (40.57%) SQL
7 81 (38.21%) JavaScript
8 80 (37.74%) CSS
9 79 (37.26%) MVC
10 77 (36.32%) Scrum
11 57 (26.89%) Microsoft
12 56 (26.42%) HTML5
13 55 (25.94%) SharePoint
14 52 (24.53%) TDD
15 50 (23.58%) SharePoint 2010
16 48 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (22.64%) SharePoint 2013
17 44 (20.75%) Office 365
18 41 (19.34%) .NET Framework
19 40 (18.87%) Visual Studio
20 39 (18.40%) Windows
21 37 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
21 37 (17.45%) Web Application Development
22 36 (16.98%) Dependency Injection
23 34 (16.04%) ASP.NET Web API
24 30 (14.15%) InfoPath
24 30 (14.15%) XSLT
25 29 (13.68%) jQuery
26 28 (13.21%) BDD
27 25 (11.79%) Content Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 55 (25.94%) SharePoint
2 50 (23.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 48 (22.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 24 (11.32%) IIS
5 11 (5.19%) Umbraco
6 9 (4.25%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.83%) JBoss
8 4 (1.89%) ArcGIS
9 3 (1.42%) CMS
10 2 (0.94%) Exstream Dialogue
11 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (14.15%) InfoPath
2 17 (8.02%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.83%) MS Office
4 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.83%) Exstream
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 44 (20.75%) Office 365
2 10 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.89%) Internet
2 3 (1.42%) HTTP
3 2 (0.94%) DNS
3 2 (0.94%) SMS
3 2 (0.94%) FTP
3 2 (0.94%) Intranet
4 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.47%) SSL
4 1 (0.47%) Telnet
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) SSH
4 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (49.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.49%) MongoDB
3 17 (8.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.89%) VLDB
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.42%) Pentaho
7 3 (1.42%) MySQL
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (18.87%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.55%) NUnit
2 16 (7.55%) Moq
3 11 (5.19%) MSTest
3 11 (5.19%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (2.83%) Maven
4 6 (2.83%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.83%) Ant
5 5 (2.36%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.94%) Subversion
6 2 (0.94%) Servoy
7 1 (0.47%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (9.43%) Music Industry
2 18 (8.49%) Finance
3 7 (3.30%) Advertising
4 6 (2.83%) Electronics
5 4 (1.89%) Back Office
5 4 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.89%) Retail
6 2 (0.94%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 144 (67.92%) Developer
2 78 (36.79%) .NET Developer
3 26 (12.26%) Web Developer
4 24 (11.32%) SharePoint Developer
5 22 (10.38%) Designer
5 22 (10.38%) SharePoint Designer
5 22 (10.38%) Architect
6 21 (9.91%) SharePoint Architect
7 18 (8.49%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (8.02%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
9 16 (7.55%) Software Developer
9 16 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (6.60%) C# Developer
11 13 (6.13%) Analyst
11 13 (6.13%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (5.19%) Software Engineer
12 11 (5.19%) Applications Developer
13 10 (4.72%) Web Applications Developer
13 10 (4.72%) .NET Web Developer
13 10 (4.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (51.89%) ASP.NET
2 100 (47.17%) HTML
3 80 (37.74%) CSS
4 56 (26.42%) HTML5
5 48 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (19.34%) .NET Framework
7 34 (16.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (14.15%) XSLT
9 29 (13.68%) jQuery
10 23 (10.85%) WCF
11 22 (10.38%) RESTful
11 22 (10.38%) AngularJS
12 19 (8.96%) XML
13 17 (8.02%) Web Services
14 16 (7.55%) Ninject
15 11 (5.19%) Castle Windsor
15 11 (5.19%) Spring.NET
15 11 (5.19%) CSS3
15 11 (5.19%) Backbone.js
15 11 (5.19%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.13%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.72%) Social Network
5 9 (4.25%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.30%) IVR
7 6 (2.83%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.36%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.36%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.36%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.42%) Social Media
10 2 (0.94%) Biotechnology
10 2 (0.94%) NHS
10 2 (0.94%) W3C
10 2 (0.94%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.47%) User Experience
11 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.40%) Windows
2 8 (3.77%) Linux
3 6 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.83%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (2.36%) UNIX
5 4 (1.89%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) Android
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (37.26%) MVC
3 77 (36.32%) Scrum
4 52 (24.53%) TDD
5 37 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (17.45%) Web Application Development
6 36 (16.98%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (13.21%) BDD
8 25 (11.79%) Content Management
9 24 (11.32%) Software Engineering
10 21 (9.91%) Migration
11 20 (9.43%) OO
12 15 (7.08%) Web Development
13 14 (6.60%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.66%) Automated Testing
14 12 (5.66%) CRM
15 11 (5.19%) Kanban
16 9 (4.25%) SDLC
16 9 (4.25%) OOD
16 9 (4.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 145 (68.40%) C#
2 86 (40.57%) SQL
3 81 (38.21%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.85%) Java
4 23 (10.85%) VB.NET
5 17 (8.02%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.08%) VB
7 5 (2.36%) F#
7 5 (2.36%) Python
7 5 (2.36%) C
7 5 (2.36%) C++
8 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.42%) VB6
10 1 (0.47%) X++
10 1 (0.47%) Groovy
10 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.47%) VC++
10 1 (0.47%) VBScript
10 1 (0.47%) Perl
10 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (9.91%) SC Cleared
1 21 (9.91%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.43%) Degree
3 16 (7.55%) DV Cleared
4 13 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.19%) MCTS
6 10 (4.72%) MCP
7 9 (4.25%) MCAD
7 9 (4.25%) MCSD
8 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.94%) ISEB
8 2 (0.94%) MCITP
8 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.47%) HND
9 1 (0.47%) MCSE
9 1 (0.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.91%) QA
2 4 (1.89%) GAMP
2 4 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.66%) Facebook
3 11 (5.19%) Twitter
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle
4 7 (3.30%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.36%) HP
6 4 (1.89%) Remedy
6 4 (1.89%) Google
7 3 (1.42%) VMware
8 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.47%) PayPal
8 1 (0.47%) Alias
8 1 (0.47%) RedDot
8 1 (0.47%) Unisys
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 23 days + BH, pension, flexitime
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Search Manchester IT
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-42,000
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
ISL Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
Computer Futures - North (Permanent)
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birkenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing Benefits!
Posted: 13 days ago