The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 209 236 233
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 31 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,150 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6783 6860 7214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.75% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5504 5868 6344
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
.NET Programmer
England

.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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Programmer across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

.NET Programmer Salary Histogram 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 30 July 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
Cheshire +13 22 £35,000 -12.50%
Lancashire +4 6 £21,500 -25.21%
Merseyside - 4 £35,000 -
Manchester -2 1 £30,000 -2.43%
.NET Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) C#
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (82.98%) ASP.NET
3 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
3 29 (61.70%) SQL
4 24 (51.06%) MVC
4 24 (51.06%) CSS
4 24 (51.06%) Web Services
5 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
5 22 (46.81%) Visual Studio
5 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
6 20 (42.55%) HTML
7 19 (40.43%) LINQ
7 19 (40.43%) jQuery
8 18 (38.30%) .NET Framework
8 18 (38.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (38.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
9 17 (36.17%) WCF
10 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
10 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (25.53%) IIS
13 11 (23.40%) Scrum
14 10 (21.28%) TDD
14 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
15 8 (17.02%) SOA
15 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
16 7 (14.89%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 12 (25.53%) IIS
2 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (46.81%) Visual Studio
2 18 (38.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (14.89%) Subversion
4 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.51%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (82.98%) ASP.NET
3 24 (51.06%) CSS
3 24 (51.06%) Web Services
4 20 (42.55%) HTML
5 19 (40.43%) LINQ
5 19 (40.43%) jQuery
6 18 (38.30%) .NET Framework
6 18 (38.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 17 (36.17%) WCF
8 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
10 6 (12.77%) JSON
10 6 (12.77%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (10.64%) XML
11 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (8.51%) Castle Windsor
12 4 (8.51%) CSS3
12 4 (8.51%) HTML5
12 4 (8.51%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Social Media
3 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Android
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) MVC
2 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
3 11 (23.40%) Scrum
4 10 (21.28%) TDD
4 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.02%) SOA
6 6 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (12.77%) MVVM
6 6 (12.77%) Build Automation
6 6 (12.77%) ERP
7 5 (10.64%) Android Development
8 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Logistics
9 2 (4.26%) User Stories
9 2 (4.26%) Search Engine Marketing
9 2 (4.26%) Refactoring
9 2 (4.26%) Web Development
9 2 (4.26%) Display Advertising
9 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.26%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) SQL
3 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) XPath
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Telerik