The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / North West
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1246 992 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.70% 17.56% 21.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.31% 47.85% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 912 1325
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2527 2073 2786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.99% 36.70% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 1807 2436
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

.NET
Salary Trend in the North West

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

.NET Salary Trend in the North West

.NET
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

.NET Salary Histogram in the North West

.NET
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 775 £40,000 -7.51% 107
Cheshire +2 267 £40,000 - 65
Merseyside +3 130 £37,500 - 13
Lancashire 0 75 £35,000 -6.66% 23
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2158 (83.16%) C#
2 1550 (59.73%) ASP.NET
3 1444 (55.65%) SQL Server
4 1284 (49.48%) MVC
5 1272 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
6 1057 (40.73%) SQL
7 955 (36.80%) HTML
8 949 (36.57%) JavaScript
9 844 (32.52%) CSS
10 820 (31.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 711 (27.40%) TDD
12 673 (25.93%) Microsoft
13 657 (25.32%) jQuery
14 596 (22.97%) WCF
15 576 (22.20%) .NET Framework
16 503 (19.38%) AngularJS
17 448 (17.26%) ASP.NET Web API
18 446 (17.19%) Web Development
18 446 (17.19%) Web Services
19 417 (16.07%) Scrum
20 392 (15.11%) Finance
21 370 (14.26%) Entity Framework
22 343 (13.22%) VB.NET
23 335 (12.91%) WPF
24 333 (12.83%) Software Engineering
25 308 (11.87%) Windows
26 301 (11.60%) OO
27 300 (11.56%) Web Application Development
28 293 (11.29%) HTML5
29 288 (11.10%) SQL Server 2014

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 81 (3.12%) IIS
3 69 (2.66%) CMS
4 61 (2.35%) Umbraco
5 45 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 22 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (0.77%) NServiceBus
8 20 (0.77%) WebLogic
9 16 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 15 (0.58%) Apache
11 14 (0.54%) EPiServer
11 14 (0.54%) JBoss
12 13 (0.50%) CloudStack
12 13 (0.50%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.42%) Tomcat
15 10 (0.39%) Confluence
15 10 (0.39%) Drupal
16 6 (0.23%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 234 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.08%) MS Office
3 11 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.35%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.12%) MS Project
7 2 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.039%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 59 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.46%) Visualfiles
3 10 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.19%) PlanetPress Connect
7 4 (0.15%) Magento
7 4 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
8 3 (0.12%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.077%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.077%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.077%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.077%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.077%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.039%) BPCS
10 1 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 209 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 164 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (2.31%) SaaS
4 28 (1.08%) Google Play
5 23 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.62%) GitHub
6 16 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.42%) Office 365
8 9 (0.35%) PaaS
9 5 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.15%) IaaS
11 3 (0.12%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 3 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.077%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.077%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.077%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.077%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.077%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.97%) Internet
2 51 (1.97%) HTTP
3 20 (0.77%) Firewall
4 10 (0.39%) Intranet
5 9 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.19%) Broadband
6 5 (0.19%) SMS
7 4 (0.15%) DNS
7 4 (0.15%) IPsec
7 4 (0.15%) Wireless
8 3 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.12%) Network Security
9 2 (0.077%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.077%) DHCP
9 2 (0.077%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.077%) LAN
9 2 (0.077%) RFID
9 2 (0.077%) RS-232
9 2 (0.077%) SSL
9 2 (0.077%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1444 (55.65%) SQL Server
2 288 (11.10%) SQL Server 2014
3 184 (7.09%) MySQL
4 179 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 143 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 137 (5.28%) NoSQL
7 117 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 81 (3.12%) MongoDB
9 73 (2.81%) Relational Database
9 73 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 62 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 55 (2.12%) Big Data
12 48 (1.85%) RDBMS
13 45 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 37 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
15 33 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
17 12 (0.46%) Redis
18 11 (0.42%) MS Access
19 10 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 252 (9.71%) Visual Studio
2 233 (8.98%) Git (software)
3 213 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 191 (7.36%) NUnit
5 129 (4.97%) JIRA
6 120 (4.62%) MSTest
7 91 (3.51%) Subversion
8 90 (3.47%) Moq
9 85 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
10 81 (3.12%) Selenium
11 56 (2.16%) TeamCity
12 34 (1.31%) Jenkins
13 27 (1.04%) SpecFlow
14 20 (0.77%) FxCop
14 20 (0.77%) StyleCop
15 19 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
16 18 (0.69%) NuGet
17 17 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 15 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 14 (0.54%) AccuRev
General
1 392 (15.11%) Finance
2 119 (4.59%) Games
3 111 (4.28%) Marketing
4 62 (2.39%) Legal
5 56 (2.16%) Advertising
6 53 (2.04%) Retail
7 50 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 43 (1.66%) Banking
9 37 (1.43%) Law
9 37 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 24 (0.92%) Electronics
11 16 (0.62%) Automotive
12 12 (0.46%) Publishing
13 8 (0.31%) Local Government
14 7 (0.27%) Back Office
14 7 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.23%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2009 (77.42%) Developer
2 1379 (53.14%) .NET Developer
3 925 (35.65%) C# Developer
4 746 (28.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 446 (17.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 405 (15.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 336 (12.95%) Software Developer
8 301 (11.60%) Senior Developer
9 245 (9.44%) .NET Software Developer
10 228 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 209 (8.05%) Senior .NET Developer
12 203 (7.82%) Web Developer
13 193 (7.44%) C# Software Developer
14 183 (7.05%) Senior C# Developer
15 165 (6.36%) SQL Developer
16 155 (5.97%) Junior
17 139 (5.36%) Junior Developer
17 139 (5.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 138 (5.32%) Lead Developer
19 121 (4.66%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1550 (59.73%) ASP.NET
2 955 (36.80%) HTML
3 844 (32.52%) CSS
4 820 (31.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 657 (25.32%) jQuery
6 596 (22.97%) WCF
7 576 (22.20%) .NET Framework
8 503 (19.38%) AngularJS
9 448 (17.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 446 (17.19%) Web Services
11 370 (14.26%) Entity Framework
12 335 (12.91%) WPF
13 293 (11.29%) HTML5
14 283 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 274 (10.56%) RESTful
16 243 (9.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 237 (9.13%) XML
18 198 (7.63%) Node.js
19 173 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
20 157 (6.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 157 (6.05%) Computer Science
2 156 (6.01%) Mobile App
3 149 (5.74%) iPad
4 122 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
5 113 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 81 (3.12%) User Experience
7 73 (2.81%) N-Tier
8 37 (1.43%) Xbox
9 27 (1.04%) iPhone
10 23 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 23 (0.89%) Tandem
11 22 (0.85%) Social Network
12 18 (0.69%) Fintech
12 18 (0.69%) PMI
13 17 (0.66%) Smartphone
14 16 (0.62%) Digital TV
15 15 (0.58%) Algorithms
16 14 (0.54%) iSeries
17 11 (0.42%) AS400
17 11 (0.42%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 308 (11.87%) Windows
2 92 (3.55%) Android
3 84 (3.24%) Linux
4 65 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 49 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 31 (1.19%) Unix
7 16 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.23%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.077%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.077%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.077%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.039%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.039%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1284 (49.48%) MVC
2 1272 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 711 (27.40%) TDD
4 446 (17.19%) Web Development
5 417 (16.07%) Scrum
6 333 (12.83%) Software Engineering
7 301 (11.60%) OO
8 300 (11.56%) Web Application Development
9 280 (10.79%) BDD
10 234 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
11 214 (8.25%) Dependency Injection
12 201 (7.75%) Kanban
13 186 (7.17%) SDLC
14 130 (5.01%) E-Commerce
15 125 (4.82%) MVVM
16 123 (4.74%) Unit Testing
17 118 (4.55%) OOP
18 105 (4.05%) Mentoring
19 102 (3.93%) CRM
20 92 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 2158 (83.16%) C#
2 1057 (40.73%) SQL
3 949 (36.57%) JavaScript
4 343 (13.22%) VB.NET
5 276 (10.64%) T-SQL
6 225 (8.67%) Java
7 167 (6.44%) Ruby
8 140 (5.39%) PHP
9 129 (4.97%) VB
10 126 (4.86%) C++
11 61 (2.35%) C
11 61 (2.35%) Python
12 58 (2.24%) PowerShell
13 43 (1.66%) F#
14 42 (1.62%) PL/SQL
15 39 (1.50%) VB6
16 36 (1.39%) TypeScript
17 29 (1.12%) VBA
18 28 (1.08%) Embedded C
19 25 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 286 (11.02%) Degree
2 43 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (0.96%) ISEB
4 22 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 20 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 18 (0.69%) PMI Certification
7 16 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.27%) HNC
8 7 (0.27%) HND
9 5 (0.19%) MCP
10 4 (0.15%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.077%) APMP
12 2 (0.077%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.039%) CCA
13 1 (0.039%) CCNA
13 1 (0.039%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.039%) MCSE
13 1 (0.039%) MCTS
13 1 (0.039%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (4.08%) QA
2 19 (0.73%) WAI
3 10 (0.39%) HL7
3 10 (0.39%) SLA
4 8 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.19%) WCAG
6 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.12%) COBIT
7 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.077%) SDET
9 1 (0.039%) MiFID
9 1 (0.039%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (1.12%) Docker
2 25 (0.96%) Firmware
3 17 (0.66%) vSphere
4 13 (0.50%) Xen
4 13 (0.50%) XenServer
5 11 (0.42%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.15%) vCloud
8 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.077%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (0.039%) KVM
10 1 (0.039%) zsh
Systems Management
1 37 (1.43%) Kibana
2 32 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (1.04%) Puppet
4 16 (0.62%) Ansible
5 10 (0.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 10 (0.39%) WSUS
6 9 (0.35%) Cobbler
6 9 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.23%) Terraform
8 5 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.15%) SCCM
9 4 (0.15%) vMotion
10 2 (0.077%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.077%) Salt
11 1 (0.039%) Icinga
11 1 (0.039%) logstash
11 1 (0.039%) Mesos
11 1 (0.039%) Nagios
11 1 (0.039%) SCOM
11 1 (0.039%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 673 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 112 (4.32%) Google
3 104 (4.01%) Oracle
4 33 (1.27%) Sitecore
4 33 (1.27%) Xamarin
5 31 (1.19%) IBM
6 20 (0.77%) SAP
7 17 (0.66%) PayPal
8 15 (0.58%) Facebook
9 14 (0.54%) Twitter
10 13 (0.50%) EnterpriseDB
11 10 (0.39%) Tableau
11 10 (0.39%) VMware
12 8 (0.31%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.31%) DevExpress
13 7 (0.27%) BEA
13 7 (0.27%) LexisNexis
13 7 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.23%) AppDynamics
14 6 (0.23%) Zend
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