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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 20 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 664 736 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.99% 10.84% 10.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.50% 11.54% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 614 684 698
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
.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
6990 6379 7134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.66% 93.92% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5772 5486 6099
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

.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 23 September 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 23 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
Manchester -4 319 £37,608 +7.45% 59
Cheshire -1 245 £35,000 - 31
Merseyside +7 66 £40,000 +11.11% 23
Lancashire -5 39 £35,000 - 15
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1349 (100.00%) .NET
2 1209 (89.62%) C#
3 1081 (80.13%) ASP.NET
4 927 (68.72%) SQL Server
5 811 (60.12%) MVC
6 638 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
7 605 (44.85%) HTML
8 564 (41.81%) JavaScript
9 523 (38.77%) CSS
10 521 (38.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 490 (36.32%) SQL
12 476 (35.29%) WCF
13 462 (34.25%) TDD
14 432 (32.02%) .NET Framework
15 389 (28.84%) jQuery
16 307 (22.76%) VB.NET
17 288 (21.35%) Microsoft
18 282 (20.90%) LINQ
19 276 (20.46%) Scrum
20 260 (19.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 259 (19.20%) Web Services
22 253 (18.75%) Web Application Development
23 252 (18.68%) OO
24 211 (15.64%) Windows
25 208 (15.42%) WPF
26 206 (15.27%) XML
27 200 (14.83%) SQL Server 2008
28 182 (13.49%) SQL Server 2012
29 180 (13.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
30 168 (12.45%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 112 (8.30%) Node.js
2 110 (8.15%) IIS
3 71 (5.26%) CMS
4 69 (5.11%) SharePoint
5 51 (3.78%) Umbraco
6 30 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 20 (1.48%) MODX
8 13 (0.96%) Drupal
8 13 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.89%) WordPress
9 12 (0.89%) Sitefinity
9 12 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.74%) NServiceBus
12 5 (0.37%) Confluence
13 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.074%) Zimbra
14 1 (0.074%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.074%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.074%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 80 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.52%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.37%) MS Office
5 1 (0.074%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.30%) Magento
3 3 (0.22%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.074%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.74%) Trello
3 6 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.22%) SaaS
5 2 (0.15%) GitHub
6 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.074%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.074%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 104 (7.71%) Internet
2 31 (2.30%) HTTP
3 22 (1.63%) Intranet
4 1 (0.074%) SMTP
4 1 (0.074%) DNS
4 1 (0.074%) SAN
4 1 (0.074%) Extranet
4 1 (0.074%) Firewall
4 1 (0.074%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 927 (68.72%) SQL Server
2 200 (14.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 182 (13.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 82 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 81 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 64 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (4.74%) MySQL
7 62 (4.60%) NoSQL
8 44 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (2.37%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.26%) MongoDB
11 12 (0.89%) Big Data
12 11 (0.82%) RavenDB
13 10 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.37%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.22%) MS Access
17 2 (0.15%) DTS
17 2 (0.15%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 168 (12.45%) NUnit
2 167 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 145 (10.75%) Visual Studio
4 113 (8.38%) Moq
5 112 (8.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 96 (7.12%) Git (software)
7 85 (6.30%) MSTest
8 55 (4.08%) Subversion
9 17 (1.26%) JIRA
10 14 (1.04%) Selenium
11 12 (0.89%) ReSharper
12 10 (0.74%) Mercurial
13 8 (0.59%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.44%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.37%) Bitbucket
16 4 (0.30%) SpecFlow
16 4 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
17 3 (0.22%) TeamCity
17 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 2 (0.15%) NCrunch
General
1 143 (10.60%) Finance
2 62 (4.60%) Marketing
3 54 (4.00%) Games
4 32 (2.37%) Advertising
5 29 (2.15%) Retail
6 25 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.11%) Legal
7 15 (1.11%) Automotive
8 12 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 12 (0.89%) Billing
9 10 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.67%) Back Office
11 4 (0.30%) Banking
12 2 (0.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1349 (100.00%) .NET
2 1081 (80.13%) ASP.NET
3 605 (44.85%) HTML
4 523 (38.77%) CSS
5 521 (38.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 476 (35.29%) WCF
7 432 (32.02%) .NET Framework
8 389 (28.84%) jQuery
9 282 (20.90%) LINQ
10 260 (19.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 259 (19.20%) Web Services
12 208 (15.42%) WPF
13 206 (15.27%) XML
14 180 (13.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 141 (10.45%) Ajax
16 134 (9.93%) Ninject
17 122 (9.04%) HTML5
18 120 (8.90%) Razor View Engine
19 110 (8.15%) Castle Windsor
20 108 (8.01%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (6.89%) Computer Science
2 90 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
3 52 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 38 (2.82%) N-Tier
5 37 (2.74%) Mathematics
6 33 (2.45%) Social Network
7 31 (2.30%) Physics
8 29 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (1.93%) iPhone
10 23 (1.70%) W3C
11 20 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.48%) Streaming Music
11 20 (1.48%) Social Media
12 18 (1.33%) Blog
13 8 (0.59%) BBC
14 6 (0.44%) Artificial Intelligence
15 5 (0.37%) User Experience
16 4 (0.30%) Tandem
16 4 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 211 (15.64%) Windows
2 58 (4.30%) Android
3 28 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 8 (0.59%) Linux
5 7 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
5 7 (0.52%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.074%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.074%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 811 (60.12%) MVC
2 638 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
3 462 (34.25%) TDD
4 276 (20.46%) Scrum
5 253 (18.75%) Web Application Development
6 252 (18.68%) OO
7 160 (11.86%) BDD
8 159 (11.79%) Dependency Injection
9 157 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
10 125 (9.27%) Unit Testing
11 110 (8.15%) Software Engineering
12 104 (7.71%) Web Development
12 104 (7.71%) Kanban
13 98 (7.26%) Domain-Driven Design
14 94 (6.97%) OOP
15 71 (5.26%) MVVM
16 61 (4.52%) OOD
17 57 (4.23%) E-Commerce
18 43 (3.19%) Project Management
19 41 (3.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1209 (89.62%) C#
2 564 (41.81%) JavaScript
3 490 (36.32%) SQL
4 307 (22.76%) VB.NET
5 158 (11.71%) T-SQL
6 125 (9.27%) VB
7 59 (4.37%) Ruby
8 55 (4.08%) VB6
9 47 (3.48%) PHP
10 25 (1.85%) Java
11 22 (1.63%) VBA
12 16 (1.19%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.44%) C++
13 6 (0.44%) XAML
13 6 (0.44%) PHP5
14 5 (0.37%) C
15 4 (0.30%) VBScript
16 3 (0.22%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.15%) XPath
17 2 (0.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 127 (9.41%) Degree
2 56 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (3.34%) MCP
4 42 (3.11%) MCSD
5 41 (3.04%) MCTS
6 40 (2.97%) MCAD
7 12 (0.89%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.074%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.26%) WAI
2 13 (0.96%) QA
3 6 (0.44%) WCAG
4 2 (0.15%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (0.074%) OpenView
Vendors
1 288 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 49 (3.63%) Google
3 46 (3.41%) Facebook
4 40 (2.97%) Oracle
5 30 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 22 (1.63%) Twitter
7 12 (0.89%) DevExpress
7 12 (0.89%) Apple
8 10 (0.74%) SAP
9 8 (0.59%) Sony
9 8 (0.59%) Open Text
9 8 (0.59%) Yahoo!
9 8 (0.59%) Zend
10 7 (0.52%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.52%) Telerik
10 7 (0.52%) Adobe
11 6 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.15%) Sybase
12 2 (0.15%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.15%) LexisNexis
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