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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 16 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 22.22% 35.87% 45.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.02% 53.23% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
41 62 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 56.94% 67.39% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 35
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 3 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Salford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (80.00%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 18 (60.00%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) XML
5 15 (50.00%) Finance
6 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
7 12 (40.00%) SQL
7 12 (40.00%) Degree
8 11 (36.67%) QA
8 11 (36.67%) Selenium
8 11 (36.67%) JIRA
8 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
8 11 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (36.67%) WatiN
8 11 (36.67%) HND
8 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
8 11 (36.67%) Workflow
8 11 (36.67%) Regression Testing
8 11 (36.67%) Telerik
8 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 8 (26.67%) Scrum
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) TDD
11 7 (23.33%) NUnit
11 7 (23.33%) MVC
11 7 (23.33%) HTML
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) QlikView
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) JIRA
1 11 (36.67%) Selenium
1 11 (36.67%) WatiN
2 7 (23.33%) NUnit
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Moq
3 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.00%) CruiseControl
5 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.33%) Gradle
6 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Tester
2 11 (36.67%) QA Tester
2 11 (36.67%) Automated Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Data Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) XML
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (23.33%) React
4 6 (20.00%) HTML5
4 6 (20.00%) Grails
5 5 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (10.00%) CSS3
7 3 (10.00%) Fluent NHibernate
7 3 (10.00%) WCF
7 3 (10.00%) CSS
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.67%) JSON
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Regression Testing
1 11 (36.67%) Workflow
1 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
1 11 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (26.67%) Scrum
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (20.00%) Change Control
5 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (16.67%) Line Management
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (13.33%) VB
7 3 (10.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Telerik
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.67%) Apigee