The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 17 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 732 654 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.01% 9.75% 12.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.61% 10.23% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 661 618 947
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
.NET Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6897 6394 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.33% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5407 6751
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the North West region.

.NET Developer Salary Trend in the North West

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

.NET Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Manchester +3 399 £37,500 - 47
Cheshire 0 209 £40,000 +14.28% 36
Lancashire +13 69 £32,500 - 8
Merseyside +7 55 £35,000 -6.66% 8
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 1393 (100.00%) .NET
2 1272 (91.31%) C#
3 1167 (83.78%) ASP.NET
4 893 (64.11%) SQL Server
5 850 (61.02%) MVC
6 697 (50.04%) HTML
7 618 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
8 603 (43.29%) CSS
9 598 (42.93%) JavaScript
10 558 (40.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 517 (37.11%) SQL
12 450 (32.30%) WCF
13 443 (31.80%) TDD
14 422 (30.29%) jQuery
15 413 (29.65%) .NET Framework
16 311 (22.33%) VB.NET
17 309 (22.18%) Microsoft
18 273 (19.60%) Web Application Development
19 256 (18.38%) Scrum
20 247 (17.73%) Windows
21 244 (17.52%) Web Services
22 238 (17.09%) OO
23 216 (15.51%) LINQ
24 201 (14.43%) HTML5
25 190 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
26 177 (12.71%) WPF
27 174 (12.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 173 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
29 168 (12.06%) XML
29 168 (12.06%) BDD

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 150 (10.77%) Node.js
2 106 (7.61%) IIS
3 81 (5.81%) CMS
4 70 (5.03%) Umbraco
5 59 (4.24%) SharePoint
6 37 (2.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (1.08%) Confluence
8 12 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (0.79%) WordPress
9 11 (0.79%) NServiceBus
10 8 (0.57%) Drupal
10 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.50%) MODX
12 6 (0.43%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.22%) SAS
14 1 (0.072%) Lync
14 1 (0.072%) Zimbra
14 1 (0.072%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.072%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 80 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.44%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.50%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.43%) Tridion
3 4 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.072%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.072%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.22%) SaaS
3 17 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.072%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 128 (9.19%) Internet
2 52 (3.73%) HTTP
3 24 (1.72%) Intranet
4 10 (0.72%) SMTP
4 10 (0.72%) DNS
4 10 (0.72%) Firewall
5 4 (0.29%) Wireless
6 2 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 893 (64.11%) SQL Server
2 143 (10.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 106 (7.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 96 (6.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 92 (6.60%) Relational Database
6 89 (6.39%) NoSQL
7 83 (5.96%) MySQL
8 58 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 36 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (1.94%) MongoDB
11 25 (1.79%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.15%) Big Data
13 15 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.36%) RavenDB
16 4 (0.29%) OLTP
17 3 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
18 2 (0.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 166 (11.92%) NUnit
2 156 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 143 (10.27%) Git (software)
4 142 (10.19%) Visual Studio
5 106 (7.61%) Rhino Mocks
6 102 (7.32%) Moq
7 89 (6.39%) MSTest
8 79 (5.67%) Subversion
9 52 (3.73%) JIRA
10 22 (1.58%) Mercurial
11 16 (1.15%) Selenium
12 15 (1.08%) Bitbucket
13 14 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (0.86%) TeamCity
15 10 (0.72%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.57%) ReSharper
17 6 (0.43%) MSBuild
17 6 (0.43%) Grunt
18 5 (0.36%) NCrunch
19 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 151 (10.84%) Finance
2 71 (5.10%) Games
3 55 (3.95%) Marketing
4 46 (3.30%) Advertising
5 39 (2.80%) Retail
6 28 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.15%) Back Office
8 15 (1.08%) Automotive
9 10 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.50%) Legal
11 5 (0.36%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.22%) Billing
13 3 (0.22%) Banking
14 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1393 (100.00%) .NET
2 1167 (83.78%) ASP.NET
3 697 (50.04%) HTML
4 603 (43.29%) CSS
5 558 (40.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 450 (32.30%) WCF
7 422 (30.29%) jQuery
8 413 (29.65%) .NET Framework
9 244 (17.52%) Web Services
10 216 (15.51%) LINQ
11 201 (14.43%) HTML5
12 177 (12.71%) WPF
13 174 (12.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 168 (12.06%) XML
15 137 (9.83%) Ninject
16 129 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web API
17 126 (9.05%) CSS3
18 117 (8.40%) RESTful
19 105 (7.54%) Castle Windsor
20 103 (7.39%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 100 (7.18%) Inversion of Control
2 71 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 69 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 52 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 51 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (3.45%) N-Tier
7 30 (2.15%) W3C
7 30 (2.15%) iPhone
8 26 (1.87%) Social Network
8 26 (1.87%) Streaming Music
9 21 (1.51%) User Experience
10 20 (1.44%) Mathematics
11 15 (1.08%) Physics
12 13 (0.93%) Social Media
13 10 (0.72%) BBC
14 6 (0.43%) Artificial Intelligence
14 6 (0.43%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.43%) Blog
15 5 (0.36%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 247 (17.73%) Windows
2 69 (4.95%) Android
3 44 (3.16%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.22%) Linux
5 8 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
5 8 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.36%) UNIX
6 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.072%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 850 (61.02%) MVC
2 618 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
3 443 (31.80%) TDD
4 273 (19.60%) Web Application Development
5 256 (18.38%) Scrum
6 238 (17.09%) OO
7 190 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
8 173 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
9 168 (12.06%) BDD
10 151 (10.84%) Web Development
11 116 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
12 114 (8.18%) Kanban
13 99 (7.11%) Unit Testing
14 97 (6.96%) OOP
15 91 (6.53%) Software Engineering
16 86 (6.17%) MVVM
17 68 (4.88%) SOA
18 52 (3.73%) Web Design
19 50 (3.59%) E-Commerce
20 45 (3.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1272 (91.31%) C#
2 598 (42.93%) JavaScript
3 517 (37.11%) SQL
4 311 (22.33%) VB.NET
5 122 (8.76%) T-SQL
6 106 (7.61%) VB
7 74 (5.31%) Ruby
8 51 (3.66%) PHP
9 39 (2.80%) VB6
10 27 (1.94%) Java
11 22 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 18 (1.29%) C++
13 14 (1.01%) PHP5
14 10 (0.72%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.65%) VBScript
16 8 (0.57%) XAML
17 5 (0.36%) F#
18 4 (0.29%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.29%) C
19 2 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 98 (7.04%) Degree
2 52 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.65%) MCP
4 13 (0.93%) MCTS
5 12 (0.86%) MCAD
5 12 (0.86%) MCSD
6 6 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.072%) MCSE
7 1 (0.072%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.29%) QA
2 12 (0.86%) WAI
3 7 (0.50%) WCAG
4 4 (0.29%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.072%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.14%) Puppet
1 2 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 309 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 52 (3.73%) Facebook
3 48 (3.45%) Google
4 40 (2.87%) Sitecore
5 27 (1.94%) EPiServer
6 21 (1.51%) Twitter
7 19 (1.36%) Oracle
8 13 (0.93%) Apple
9 10 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (0.72%) Sony
9 10 (0.72%) Yahoo!
9 10 (0.72%) SAP
9 10 (0.72%) Adobe
10 9 (0.65%) Open Text
11 8 (0.57%) Zend
12 7 (0.50%) Telerik
13 6 (0.43%) DevExpress
14 5 (0.36%) Business Objects
15 4 (0.29%) Eloqua
15 4 (0.29%) Xamarin
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