The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 18 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 40.00% 9.52% 14.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 78.26% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
Manchester

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 Rochdale region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 51.11% 23.81% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +109.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

.NET
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

.NET Salary Trend in Rochdale

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Kanban
2 20 (90.91%) Scrum
3 19 (86.36%) C#
3 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
4 18 (81.82%) TDD
5 17 (77.27%) Selenium
5 17 (77.27%) WCF
5 17 (77.27%) LINQ
5 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (68.18%) OO
6 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
7 14 (63.64%) BDD
8 13 (59.09%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (59.09%) NHibernate
8 13 (59.09%) NUnit
8 13 (59.09%) Advertising
8 13 (59.09%) Lucene
8 13 (59.09%) MVC
8 13 (59.09%) Cucumber
8 13 (59.09%) Castle Windsor
8 13 (59.09%) Scrum-ban
8 13 (59.09%) Web Application Development
8 13 (59.09%) Lucene.Net
9 7 (31.82%) DevOps
10 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 6 (27.27%) CSS
10 6 (27.27%) HTML
10 6 (27.27%) JavaScript

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Selenium
2 13 (59.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (59.09%) NUnit
2 13 (59.09%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 4 (18.18%) MSTest
General
1 13 (59.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
2 17 (77.27%) WCF
2 17 (77.27%) LINQ
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (59.09%) NHibernate
3 13 (59.09%) Lucene
3 13 (59.09%) Castle Windsor
3 13 (59.09%) Lucene.Net
4 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) WF
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Kanban
2 20 (90.91%) Scrum
3 18 (81.82%) TDD
4 15 (68.18%) OO
5 14 (63.64%) BDD
6 13 (59.09%) MVC
6 13 (59.09%) Scrum-ban
6 13 (59.09%) Web Application Development
7 7 (31.82%) DevOps
8 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
8 5 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) Workflow
10 3 (13.64%) RUP
10 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
11 2 (9.09%) UML
11 2 (9.09%) OOD
11 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (4.55%) People Management
12 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
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