The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 113 121 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 25.45% 26.54% 26.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.60% 55.50% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 96 103 129
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 219 218 277
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 49.32% 47.81% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 182 174 235
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Lancashire

.NET
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for .NET in Lancashire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Lancashire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Lancashire

.NET
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -1 49 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Burnley +2 21 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Chorley -2 17 £40,000 - 2
Blackpool +9 3 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Lancaster +3 3 £45,000 +74.75% 3
Skelmersdale -1 3 £31,500 -3.07%
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 - 1
Rossendale - 1 £40,000 -
.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 150 (80.21%) C#
2 114 (60.96%) ASP.NET
3 113 (60.43%) SQL
4 108 (57.75%) SQL Server
5 104 (55.61%) JavaScript
6 96 (51.34%) MVC
7 83 (44.39%) HTML
8 76 (40.64%) CSS
9 62 (33.16%) TDD
10 58 (31.02%) jQuery
11 54 (28.88%) .NET Framework
11 54 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (28.34%) T-SQL
13 52 (27.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 48 (25.67%) HTML5
15 44 (23.53%) Node.js
16 41 (21.93%) Entity Framework
16 41 (21.93%) AngularJS
17 40 (21.39%) Web Development
18 38 (20.32%) Microsoft
19 36 (19.25%) WCF
20 35 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
21 31 (16.58%) SDLC
22 30 (16.04%) Web Application Development
23 29 (15.51%) Degree
24 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
25 27 (14.44%) Git (software)
26 25 (13.37%) RESTful
27 24 (12.83%) Greenfield Project

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.35%) IIS
2 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.60%) CMS
3 3 (1.60%) Kentico
4 2 (1.07%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.07%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.74%) HTTP
2 2 (1.07%) SMS
3 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (57.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.70%) NoSQL
2 20 (10.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (8.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.95%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.35%) MySQL
6 9 (4.81%) DTS
7 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.60%) Power BI
13 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.53%) Redis
14 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.56%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.60%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.07%) JIRA
5 2 (1.07%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.53%) Moq
6 1 (0.53%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.53%) Selenium
6 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 22 (11.76%) Finance
2 15 (8.02%) Games
3 14 (7.49%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.28%) Retail
5 6 (3.21%) Advertising
6 4 (2.14%) Legal
6 4 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.07%) Marketing
7 2 (1.07%) Military
Job Titles
1 161 (86.10%) Developer
2 106 (56.68%) .NET Developer
3 65 (34.76%) C# Developer
4 61 (32.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 32 (17.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (16.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 19 (10.16%) .NET Software Developer
10 17 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
10 17 (9.09%) Web Developer
11 13 (6.95%) Applications Developer
11 13 (6.95%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (6.42%) Senior Developer
13 11 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
13 11 (5.88%) HTML Developer
13 11 (5.88%) Junior
14 10 (5.35%) Junior Developer
14 10 (5.35%) SQL Developer
15 8 (4.28%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (60.96%) ASP.NET
2 83 (44.39%) HTML
3 76 (40.64%) CSS
4 58 (31.02%) jQuery
5 54 (28.88%) .NET Framework
5 54 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (27.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 48 (25.67%) HTML5
8 44 (23.53%) Node.js
9 41 (21.93%) AngularJS
9 41 (21.93%) Entity Framework
10 36 (19.25%) WCF
11 35 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (13.37%) RESTful
13 23 (12.30%) KnockoutJS
13 23 (12.30%) Web Services
14 22 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 22 (11.76%) REST
15 21 (11.23%) Express
16 20 (10.70%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.83%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (7.49%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.21%) Life Science
5 5 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.14%) EPoS
6 4 (2.14%) Tandem
7 3 (1.60%) Clustering
7 3 (1.60%) iPad
7 3 (1.60%) User Experience
8 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.56%) Windows
2 3 (1.60%) Android
3 2 (1.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (51.34%) MVC
2 62 (33.16%) TDD
3 53 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (21.39%) Web Development
5 31 (16.58%) SDLC
6 30 (16.04%) Web Application Development
7 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
8 23 (12.30%) BDD
9 19 (10.16%) Unit Testing
10 15 (8.02%) OO
10 15 (8.02%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (6.95%) Scrum
12 11 (5.88%) Front End Development
13 10 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (4.81%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.81%) Test Automation
15 8 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (4.28%) Migration
15 8 (4.28%) OOD
15 8 (4.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (80.21%) C#
2 113 (60.43%) SQL
3 104 (55.61%) JavaScript
4 53 (28.34%) T-SQL
5 18 (9.63%) Ruby
6 13 (6.95%) VB
7 11 (5.88%) Java
7 11 (5.88%) Python
8 10 (5.35%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.67%) PHP
10 4 (2.14%) C++
10 4 (2.14%) VB6
11 3 (1.60%) C
12 2 (1.07%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.07%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.53%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.53%) VBScript
13 1 (0.53%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (15.51%) Degree
2 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.53%) ISEB
3 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.53%) MCAD
3 1 (0.53%) MCPD
3 1 (0.53%) PhD
3 1 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.14%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.60%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.14%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (2.14%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 38 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.49%) Oracle
3 6 (3.21%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.67%) DevExpress
5 4 (2.14%) Adobe
6 3 (1.60%) Epicor
6 3 (1.60%) Facebook
6 3 (1.60%) SAP
7 2 (1.07%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) Sybase
8 1 (0.53%) Telerik
8 1 (0.53%) TOWER Software
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Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
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Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Lancaster, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Burnley, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Ormskirk
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Newton-Le-Willows
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Lancashire
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