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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 15.63% 27.03% 15.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.50% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 8
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
8 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 25.00% 64.86% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 17
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) Internet
2 16 (84.21%) Coaching
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
4 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
4 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (68.42%) Marketing
6 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
7 11 (57.89%) SQL
7 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (52.63%) WCF
8 10 (52.63%) UML
8 10 (52.63%) OO
8 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
8 10 (52.63%) OOD
8 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
8 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
9 9 (47.37%) MVC
10 8 (42.11%) Finance
10 8 (42.11%) NUnit
10 8 (42.11%) Billing
10 8 (42.11%) Refactoring
10 8 (42.11%) TDD
10 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
10 8 (42.11%) MSTest
10 8 (42.11%) Time Management
10 8 (42.11%) Test Strategy
10 8 (42.11%) Line Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Internet
2 5 (26.32%) Intranet
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) NUnit
1 8 (42.11%) MSTest
2 6 (31.58%) SpecFlow
2 6 (31.58%) Selenium
General
1 13 (68.42%) Marketing
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Lead Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (52.63%) WCF
4 6 (31.58%) LINQ
4 6 (31.58%) SOAP
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (31.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (31.58%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (31.58%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) WPF
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Coaching
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) UML
3 10 (52.63%) OO
3 10 (52.63%) OOD
3 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
4 9 (47.37%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Refactoring
5 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 8 (42.11%) Line Management
5 8 (42.11%) Time Management
5 8 (42.11%) Test Strategy
6 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
6 6 (31.58%) BDD
6 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (31.58%) OWASP
6 6 (31.58%) Pair Programming
7 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (26.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
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