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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 20 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 672 730 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.18% 10.90% 10.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.70% 11.59% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 619 677 710
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £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
6928 6299 6996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.59% 94.03% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 5384 5961
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -6 324 £37,608 +7.45% 88
Cheshire -2 239 £35,000 - 40
Merseyside +11 72 £40,000 +11.11% 26
Lancashire -6 42 £35,000 - 12
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1341 (100.00%) .NET
2 1198 (89.34%) C#
3 1079 (80.46%) ASP.NET
4 913 (68.08%) SQL Server
5 808 (60.25%) MVC
6 619 (46.16%) Agile Software Development
7 616 (45.94%) HTML
8 557 (41.54%) JavaScript
9 522 (38.93%) CSS
10 516 (38.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 480 (35.79%) SQL
12 471 (35.12%) WCF
13 451 (33.63%) TDD
14 420 (31.32%) .NET Framework
15 380 (28.34%) jQuery
16 302 (22.52%) VB.NET
17 282 (21.03%) Microsoft
18 272 (20.28%) LINQ
19 269 (20.06%) Scrum
20 257 (19.16%) Web Services
21 251 (18.72%) Web Application Development
22 250 (18.64%) OO
23 245 (18.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 211 (15.73%) Windows
25 207 (15.44%) WPF
26 194 (14.47%) XML
27 184 (13.72%) SQL Server 2008
28 170 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
28 170 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
29 165 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 115 (8.58%) Node.js
2 107 (7.98%) IIS
3 73 (5.44%) CMS
4 72 (5.37%) SharePoint
5 54 (4.03%) Umbraco
6 31 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 21 (1.57%) MODX
8 13 (0.97%) Drupal
8 13 (0.97%) WordPress
9 12 (0.89%) Sitefinity
9 12 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (0.75%) NServiceBus
11 5 (0.37%) Confluence
12 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.075%) Apache
13 1 (0.075%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.075%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.075%) GroupWise
Applications
1 78 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.52%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.37%) MS Office
4 5 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.075%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Magento
2 4 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.22%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.075%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.52%) Trello
2 7 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.15%) GitHub
5 1 (0.075%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.075%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 105 (7.83%) Internet
2 32 (2.39%) HTTP
3 21 (1.57%) Intranet
4 2 (0.15%) Firewall
4 2 (0.15%) SMTP
4 2 (0.15%) DNS
5 1 (0.075%) Extranet
5 1 (0.075%) SAN
5 1 (0.075%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 913 (68.08%) SQL Server
2 184 (13.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 170 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 85 (6.34%) Relational Database
5 77 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 62 (4.62%) NoSQL
7 61 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 55 (4.10%) MySQL
9 37 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (2.46%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.19%) MongoDB
12 12 (0.89%) Big Data
13 11 (0.82%) RavenDB
14 10 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (0.30%) Oracle Database
17 3 (0.22%) MS Access
18 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 2 (0.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 165 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 163 (12.16%) NUnit
3 143 (10.66%) Visual Studio
4 110 (8.20%) Rhino Mocks
4 110 (8.20%) Moq
5 97 (7.23%) Git (software)
6 83 (6.19%) MSTest
7 55 (4.10%) Subversion
8 16 (1.19%) JIRA
9 14 (1.04%) Selenium
10 13 (0.97%) ReSharper
11 10 (0.75%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.45%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.45%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.37%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.30%) SpecFlow
15 3 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (0.22%) Grunt
15 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (0.22%) NCrunch
General
1 142 (10.59%) Finance
2 62 (4.62%) Marketing
3 55 (4.10%) Games
4 34 (2.54%) Advertising
5 29 (2.16%) Retail
6 25 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.12%) Legal
8 14 (1.04%) Automotive
9 12 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.89%) Billing
10 10 (0.75%) Back Office
11 9 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.30%) Banking
13 2 (0.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1341 (100.00%) .NET
2 1079 (80.46%) ASP.NET
3 616 (45.94%) HTML
4 522 (38.93%) CSS
5 516 (38.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 471 (35.12%) WCF
7 420 (31.32%) .NET Framework
8 380 (28.34%) jQuery
9 272 (20.28%) LINQ
10 257 (19.16%) Web Services
11 245 (18.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 207 (15.44%) WPF
13 194 (14.47%) XML
14 170 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 132 (9.84%) Ninject
16 131 (9.77%) Ajax
17 129 (9.62%) HTML5
18 114 (8.50%) Razor View Engine
19 108 (8.05%) Castle Windsor
20 106 (7.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 90 (6.71%) Computer Science
2 89 (6.64%) Inversion of Control
3 53 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 37 (2.76%) N-Tier
6 35 (2.61%) Mathematics
7 33 (2.46%) Social Network
8 29 (2.16%) Physics
9 26 (1.94%) iPhone
9 26 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (1.64%) W3C
11 20 (1.49%) Streaming Music
12 19 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.42%) Social Media
13 17 (1.27%) Blog
14 7 (0.52%) BBC
15 6 (0.45%) User Experience
15 6 (0.45%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.45%) Artificial Intelligence
16 4 (0.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 211 (15.73%) Windows
2 59 (4.40%) Android
3 31 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 9 (0.67%) Linux
5 7 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
5 7 (0.52%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.075%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.075%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 808 (60.25%) MVC
2 619 (46.16%) Agile Software Development
3 451 (33.63%) TDD
4 269 (20.06%) Scrum
5 251 (18.72%) Web Application Development
6 250 (18.64%) OO
7 160 (11.93%) Dependency Injection
8 156 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 155 (11.56%) BDD
10 121 (9.02%) Unit Testing
11 110 (8.20%) Software Engineering
12 109 (8.13%) Web Development
13 103 (7.68%) Kanban
14 98 (7.31%) Domain-Driven Design
15 96 (7.16%) OOP
16 74 (5.52%) MVVM
17 58 (4.33%) E-Commerce
18 56 (4.18%) OOD
19 44 (3.28%) Project Management
20 42 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1198 (89.34%) C#
2 557 (41.54%) JavaScript
3 480 (35.79%) SQL
4 302 (22.52%) VB.NET
5 156 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 121 (9.02%) VB
7 57 (4.25%) Ruby
8 53 (3.95%) VB6
9 50 (3.73%) PHP
10 24 (1.79%) Java
11 19 (1.42%) VBA
12 9 (0.67%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.60%) C++
14 7 (0.52%) XAML
15 6 (0.45%) PHP5
16 5 (0.37%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.30%) VBScript
17 4 (0.30%) C
18 2 (0.15%) XPath
18 2 (0.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 122 (9.10%) Degree
2 55 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (3.36%) MCP
4 40 (2.98%) MCSD
5 39 (2.91%) MCTS
6 38 (2.83%) MCAD
7 13 (0.97%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.075%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.19%) WAI
2 14 (1.04%) QA
3 5 (0.37%) WCAG
4 2 (0.15%) HL7
Vendors
1 282 (21.03%) Microsoft
2 47 (3.50%) Facebook
3 46 (3.43%) Google
4 32 (2.39%) Sitecore
5 31 (2.31%) Oracle
6 22 (1.64%) Twitter
7 12 (0.89%) DevExpress
8 10 (0.75%) Apple
9 8 (0.60%) Zend
9 8 (0.60%) Open Text
10 7 (0.52%) Sony
10 7 (0.52%) Yahoo!
10 7 (0.52%) Telerik
10 7 (0.52%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.45%) Adobe
12 3 (0.22%) SAP
12 3 (0.22%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.15%) Open-E
13 2 (0.15%) LexisNexis
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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