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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 8 10 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 74 64 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 17.75% 19.16% 22.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.34% 53.33% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 70 55 76
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 179 120 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 42.93% 35.93% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 173 107 161
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Blackpool +3 21 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Preston -12 9 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Chorley -1 7 £42,500 - 1
Burnley -7 7 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Lancaster 0 6 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Colne - 6 £32,500 -
Skelmersdale +2 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Blackburn -6 3 £21,500 -49.41% 1
Ormskirk - 3 £32,500 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 149 (88.17%) C#
2 100 (59.17%) ASP.NET
3 96 (56.80%) SQL
4 94 (55.62%) JavaScript
5 91 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 84 (49.70%) MVC
7 76 (44.97%) HTML
8 61 (36.09%) CSS
9 57 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (28.40%) jQuery
11 44 (26.04%) T-SQL
12 38 (22.49%) Microsoft
12 38 (22.49%) .NET Framework
13 37 (21.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (20.12%) Web Services
14 34 (20.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (18.93%) WCF
16 29 (17.16%) SDLC
17 28 (16.57%) Finance
18 27 (15.98%) TDD
19 26 (15.38%) Web Development
19 26 (15.38%) HTML5
20 24 (14.20%) Entity Framework
21 22 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 22 (13.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 21 (12.43%) SOAP
23 20 (11.83%) Degree
24 18 (10.65%) Software Engineering
24 18 (10.65%) Windows
24 18 (10.65%) AngularJS

.NET
Top Related 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 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.73%) IIS
3 5 (2.96%) CMS
4 3 (1.78%) Kentico
5 2 (1.18%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.18%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.59%) SAS
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.73%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (7.69%) MySQL
4 11 (6.51%) RDBMS
4 11 (6.51%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.96%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.78%) DTS
11 1 (0.59%) Big Data
11 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.59%) MS Access
11 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (9.47%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.51%) JIRA
4 3 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.78%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.18%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.18%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.18%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (1.18%) Subversion
6 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.59%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) Selenium
6 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (16.57%) Finance
2 12 (7.10%) Advertising
2 12 (7.10%) Legal
3 11 (6.51%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.14%) Marketing
5 3 (1.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.59%) Military
6 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (83.43%) Developer
2 108 (63.91%) .NET Developer
3 84 (49.70%) C# Developer
4 77 (45.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (21.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 33 (19.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (14.20%) SQL Developer
8 21 (12.43%) Senior Developer
9 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 18 (10.65%) Software Developer
10 17 (10.06%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (9.47%) Applications Developer
12 15 (8.88%) .NET Applications Developer
12 15 (8.88%) C# Application Developer
13 14 (8.28%) Junior
13 14 (8.28%) Junior Developer
14 12 (7.10%) Senior C# Developer
15 11 (6.51%) Analyst
15 11 (6.51%) Junior C# Developer
16 10 (5.92%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (59.17%) ASP.NET
2 76 (44.97%) HTML
3 61 (36.09%) CSS
4 48 (28.40%) jQuery
5 38 (22.49%) .NET Framework
6 37 (21.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (20.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (20.12%) Web Services
8 32 (18.93%) WCF
9 26 (15.38%) HTML5
10 24 (14.20%) Entity Framework
11 21 (12.43%) SOAP
12 18 (10.65%) AngularJS
12 18 (10.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (10.06%) RESTful
14 15 (8.88%) Ajax
15 13 (7.69%) WinForms
16 11 (6.51%) XML
17 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 9 (5.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.73%) AS400
3 8 (4.73%) iPad
3 8 (4.73%) iSeries
3 8 (4.73%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.78%) Tandem
6 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.65%) Windows
2 4 (2.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (49.70%) MVC
2 57 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (17.16%) SDLC
4 27 (15.98%) TDD
5 26 (15.38%) Web Development
6 18 (10.65%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.06%) OO
8 16 (9.47%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.51%) Web Application Development
10 10 (5.92%) OOD
10 10 (5.92%) Scrum
11 9 (5.33%) BDD
12 8 (4.73%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.73%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (4.73%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.73%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (4.73%) Project Management
13 7 (4.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (4.14%) CRM
13 7 (4.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 149 (88.17%) C#
2 96 (56.80%) SQL
3 94 (55.62%) JavaScript
4 44 (26.04%) T-SQL
5 17 (10.06%) VB
6 13 (7.69%) Python
7 12 (7.10%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.92%) Java
9 9 (5.33%) C++
10 8 (4.73%) C
10 8 (4.73%) VB6
11 6 (3.55%) PHP
12 4 (2.37%) Ruby
13 2 (1.18%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (11.83%) Degree
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) PMO
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
Vendors
1 38 (22.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.92%) Oracle
3 6 (3.55%) DevExpress
4 5 (2.96%) SAP
5 3 (1.78%) Adobe
5 3 (1.78%) Facebook
5 3 (1.78%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.78%) Telerik
6 2 (1.18%) TOWER Software
6 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.59%) Epicor
7 1 (0.59%) Sun
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Skelmersdale, Lancashire
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