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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 22 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 25.58% 33.33% 17.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.31% 66.67% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £41,500
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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 60.47% 50.00% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 31
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 August 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Salford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 29 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 28 (50.91%) C#
3 26 (47.27%) HTML
4 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
4 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
5 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (34.55%) Java
6 19 (34.55%) HTML5
7 18 (32.73%) SQL
8 17 (30.91%) 3D Graphics
8 17 (30.91%) WebGL
8 17 (30.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (30.91%) HTML5 Canvas
9 16 (29.09%) MVC
9 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
10 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
11 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
11 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 11 (20.00%) WinForms
12 11 (20.00%) jQuery
13 10 (18.18%) TDD
13 10 (18.18%) OO
13 10 (18.18%) CSS
13 10 (18.18%) Windows
14 9 (16.36%) Finance
14 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (14.55%) Manufacturing
15 8 (14.55%) ERP

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.45%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (78.18%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (16.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.55%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.91%) HTML Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Support Technician
7 4 (7.27%) Designer
8 3 (5.45%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (3.64%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) UI Designer
9 2 (3.64%) UI Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) HTML
2 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
3 19 (34.55%) HTML5
4 17 (30.91%) WebGL
4 17 (30.91%) HTML5 Canvas
5 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (20.00%) jQuery
6 11 (20.00%) WinForms
7 10 (18.18%) CSS
8 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (9.09%) XML
9 5 (9.09%) CSS3
10 4 (7.27%) XSL
11 3 (5.45%) Web Services
11 3 (5.45%) Backbone.js
11 3 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows CE
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (29.09%) MVC
4 10 (18.18%) OO
4 10 (18.18%) TDD
5 8 (14.55%) ERP
6 7 (12.73%) User Stories
6 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.45%) Kanban
9 3 (5.45%) BDD
9 3 (5.45%) Scrum
9 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (1.82%) ITIL
10 1 (1.82%) OOD
10 1 (1.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 28 (50.91%) C#
3 19 (34.55%) Java
4 18 (32.73%) SQL
5 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.27%) VBA
6 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.27%) VBScript
6 4 (7.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) SYSPRO
3 1 (1.82%) Xamarin