The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 16 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 26.23% 34.18% 28.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.06% 71.05% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 12
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £48,700 £45,000
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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 55.74% 48.10% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 16
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

.NET
Salary Trend in Salford

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

.NET Salary Trend in Salford

.NET
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Salford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Salford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 25 (75.76%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
3 19 (57.58%) Java
3 19 (57.58%) XML
4 16 (48.48%) Finance
5 15 (45.45%) SQL
5 15 (45.45%) Degree
6 12 (36.36%) Regression Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Telerik
6 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 12 (36.36%) PL/SQL
6 12 (36.36%) HND
6 12 (36.36%) JIRA
6 12 (36.36%) Workflow
6 12 (36.36%) Automated Testing
6 12 (36.36%) QA
6 12 (36.36%) Selenium
6 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 12 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (36.36%) WatiN
7 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
9 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) TDD
9 8 (24.24%) Scrum
10 7 (21.21%) MVC
10 7 (21.21%) NUnit
10 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) Oracle
10 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (12.12%) QlikView
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) JIRA
1 12 (36.36%) Selenium
1 12 (36.36%) WatiN
2 7 (21.21%) NUnit
3 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.12%) Moq
3 4 (12.12%) Maven
4 3 (9.09%) CruiseControl
5 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) Gradle
6 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Tester
3 9 (27.27%) QA Tester
3 9 (27.27%) Automated Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Data Analytics Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Data Manager
4 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) XML
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 6 (18.18%) React
4 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 6 (18.18%) HTML5
5 5 (15.15%) NHibernate
5 5 (15.15%) Grails
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.12%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (12.12%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (9.09%) CSS
7 3 (9.09%) CSS3
7 3 (9.09%) Fluent NHibernate
7 3 (9.09%) WCF
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Regression Testing
1 12 (36.36%) Workflow
1 12 (36.36%) Automated Testing
1 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
1 12 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) TDD
2 8 (24.24%) Scrum
3 7 (21.21%) MVC
3 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.18%) Change Control
4 6 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) OO
5 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Line Management
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.12%) Predictive Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 6 (18.18%) VB
6 3 (9.09%) F#
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.06%) VBA
7 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Degree
2 12 (36.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Telerik
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Apigee
4 2 (6.06%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.06%) SYSPRO