Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 24 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 676 716 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.09% 9.26% 8.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.39% 9.53% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 621 673 569
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,199 7,510 6,513
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.13% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6,060 6,403 5,458
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Manchester

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for .NET Developer in Manchester

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in Manchester

.NET Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +4 46 £37,500 -16.67% 7
Altrincham +4 32 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Stockport -13 32 £37,000 -12.94% 3
Bury -1 25 £30,000 - 6
Sale +2 23 £42,500 +54.55% 2
Wigan -10 18 £35,000 -12.50%
Oldham +27 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Rochdale 0 5 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Cheadle -5 3 £40,000 +3.23% 1
Salford -2 1 £40,000 +14.29% 2
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 676 (100.00%) .NET
2 646 (95.56%) C#
3 479 (70.86%) MVC
4 473 (69.97%) ASP.NET
5 450 (66.57%) Agile Software Development
6 423 (62.57%) SQL Server
7 347 (51.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 248 (36.69%) JavaScript
9 242 (35.80%) SQL
10 239 (35.36%) TDD
11 227 (33.58%) .NET Framework
12 219 (32.40%) CSS
13 214 (31.66%) ASP.NET Web API
14 210 (31.07%) WCF
15 203 (30.03%) AngularJS
16 195 (28.85%) HTML
17 188 (27.81%) Scrum
18 184 (27.22%) Web Application Development
19 171 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 170 (25.15%) RESTful
21 158 (23.37%) SQL Server 2016
22 141 (20.86%) Finance
23 140 (20.71%) Entity Framework
24 135 (19.97%) Web Development
25 128 (18.93%) BDD
26 124 (18.34%) jQuery
26 124 (18.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 123 (18.20%) Microsoft Azure
28 117 (17.31%) Dependency Injection
29 114 (16.86%) Microsoft

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 37 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (4.88%) CMS
3 27 (3.99%) Umbraco
4 15 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (1.63%) EPiServer
6 10 (1.48%) IIS
6 10 (1.48%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.30%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.15%) Drupal
9 1 (0.15%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.30%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 123 (18.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (4.73%) Google Play
4 7 (1.04%) SaaS
5 6 (0.89%) NuGet
6 5 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.74%) PaaS
7 2 (0.30%) Firebase
7 2 (0.30%) GitHub
7 2 (0.30%) Serverless
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.15%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.92%) Intranet
2 4 (0.59%) HTTP
3 3 (0.44%) Internet
4 2 (0.30%) Skype
5 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (62.57%) SQL Server
2 158 (23.37%) SQL Server 2016
3 77 (11.39%) MongoDB
4 50 (7.40%) NoSQL
4 50 (7.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 36 (5.33%) RavenDB
6 26 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (2.81%) MySQL
9 12 (1.78%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.33%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.89%) Blockchain
12 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.74%) VLDB
14 3 (0.44%) Big Data
15 2 (0.30%) Redis
15 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 86 (12.72%) Git (software)
2 39 (5.77%) NUnit
2 39 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 38 (5.62%) TeamCity
4 34 (5.03%) MSTest
5 33 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (2.37%) Moq
6 16 (2.37%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (1.78%) Subversion
8 10 (1.48%) Grunt
9 9 (1.33%) JIRA
10 8 (1.18%) Bitbucket
11 6 (0.89%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.59%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.59%) gulp
13 3 (0.44%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.44%) Maven
14 2 (0.30%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
15 1 (0.15%) AccuRev
General
1 141 (20.86%) Finance
2 71 (10.50%) Games
3 46 (6.80%) Retail
4 32 (4.73%) Advertising
4 32 (4.73%) Marketing
5 19 (2.81%) Automotive
5 19 (2.81%) Legal
6 11 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.48%) Music Industry
8 5 (0.74%) Banking
9 4 (0.59%) Law
10 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 676 (100.00%) .NET
2 473 (69.97%) ASP.NET
3 347 (51.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 227 (33.58%) .NET Framework
5 219 (32.40%) CSS
6 214 (31.66%) ASP.NET Web API
7 210 (31.07%) WCF
8 203 (30.03%) AngularJS
9 195 (28.85%) HTML
10 171 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 170 (25.15%) RESTful
12 140 (20.71%) Entity Framework
13 124 (18.34%) jQuery
13 124 (18.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 99 (14.64%) Web Services
15 93 (13.76%) Node.js
16 84 (12.43%) KnockoutJS
17 83 (12.28%) WPF
18 57 (8.43%) HTML5
19 55 (8.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.14%) Fintech
2 51 (7.54%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.66%) Mobile App
4 38 (5.62%) Social Network
5 32 (4.73%) iPhone
6 31 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (3.99%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (1.92%) NHS
10 8 (1.18%) User Experience
11 7 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (0.89%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.30%) Robotics
14 1 (0.15%) BBC
14 1 (0.15%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.15%) Music Streaming
14 1 (0.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.54%) Windows
2 37 (5.47%) Android
3 4 (0.59%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (70.86%) MVC
2 450 (66.57%) Agile Software Development
3 239 (35.36%) TDD
4 188 (27.81%) Scrum
5 184 (27.22%) Web Application Development
6 135 (19.97%) Web Development
7 128 (18.93%) BDD
8 117 (17.31%) Dependency Injection
9 96 (14.20%) OO
10 90 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
11 81 (11.98%) Kanban
12 71 (10.50%) Software Engineering
13 66 (9.76%) SDLC
14 45 (6.66%) Microservices
14 45 (6.66%) SOLID
15 44 (6.51%) Multithreading
16 41 (6.07%) Domain-Driven Design
17 40 (5.92%) MVVM
17 40 (5.92%) OOP
17 40 (5.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 646 (95.56%) C#
2 248 (36.69%) JavaScript
3 242 (35.80%) SQL
4 87 (12.87%) Ruby
5 84 (12.43%) T-SQL
6 36 (5.33%) F#
7 27 (3.99%) TypeScript
8 24 (3.55%) VB.NET
9 23 (3.40%) C
10 20 (2.96%) C++
11 18 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 16 (2.37%) Java
13 15 (2.22%) Python
14 8 (1.18%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.04%) PHP
16 5 (0.74%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.44%) VBA
18 2 (0.30%) ES6
18 2 (0.30%) Go
19 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (3.99%) Degree
2 6 (0.89%) AWS Certification
2 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.59%) MCP
4 3 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.30%) MCSA
5 2 (0.30%) MCSE
5 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.40%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (5.33%) Kibana
2 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.30%) WMI
2 2 (0.30%) WSUS
3 1 (0.15%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 114 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 69 (10.21%) Google
3 43 (6.36%) Facebook
4 38 (5.62%) Capita
5 26 (3.85%) WorldPay
6 21 (3.11%) Sitecore
7 18 (2.66%) Twitter
7 18 (2.66%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.89%) Cisco
9 4 (0.59%) Oracle
10 3 (0.44%) SAP
11 2 (0.30%) Epicor
11 2 (0.30%) iManage
11 2 (0.30%) Intapp
12 1 (0.15%) Reuters