The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Programmer
Rank 229 233 240
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 16 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
.NET Programmer
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
6553 6284 7513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.04% 95.15% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5297 6540
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

.NET Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

.NET Programmer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

.NET Programmer Salary Trend in the North West

.NET Programmer
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 Programmer within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Cheshire - 13 £40,000 -
Manchester -11 3 £35,000 -7.89%
.NET Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 31 (91.18%) MVC
4 30 (88.24%) HTML
5 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
5 29 (85.29%) jQuery
6 28 (82.35%) CSS
6 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
6 28 (82.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (79.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (79.41%) MS Excel
7 27 (79.41%) Visual Studio
7 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (76.47%) Scrum
8 26 (76.47%) WCF
9 25 (73.53%) TDD
9 25 (73.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (70.59%) AngularJS
10 24 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (70.59%) JSON
11 23 (67.65%) Selenium
11 23 (67.65%) Finance
11 23 (67.65%) Windows
11 23 (67.65%) HTML5
11 23 (67.65%) SpecFlow
12 22 (64.71%) Castle Windsor
12 22 (64.71%) CSS3
12 22 (64.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (64.71%) NServiceBus

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (64.71%) NServiceBus
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (79.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (73.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (79.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 27 (79.41%) Visual Studio
2 23 (67.65%) Selenium
2 23 (67.65%) SpecFlow
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (67.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 30 (88.24%) HTML
4 29 (85.29%) jQuery
5 28 (82.35%) CSS
5 28 (82.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (76.47%) WCF
7 24 (70.59%) AngularJS
7 24 (70.59%) JSON
8 23 (67.65%) HTML5
9 22 (64.71%) Castle Windsor
9 22 (64.71%) CSS3
9 22 (64.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (64.71%) NHibernate
10 6 (17.65%) Web Services
11 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 3 (8.82%) Ajax
12 3 (8.82%) WinForms
12 3 (8.82%) XML
13 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) MVC
2 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (76.47%) Scrum
4 25 (73.53%) TDD
5 24 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.82%) SOA
9 2 (5.88%) UML
9 2 (5.88%) MVVM
9 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.94%) Android Development
10 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (2.94%) OOP
10 1 (2.94%) OO
10 1 (2.94%) CRM
10 1 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) VB6
6 1 (2.94%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft