Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 27 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 635 722 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.67% 8.80% 9.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.97% 9.02% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 584 675 645
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,600 £26,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,150
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 7,081 8,002 6,923
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 97.56% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5,935 6,747 5,865
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £63,550
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.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 20 July 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 20 July 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
Bury +16 33 £30,000 - 2
Bolton +6 30 £37,500 - 6
Stockport -8 30 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Wigan -4 15 £35,000 -15.15%
Sale -1 13 £42,500 +54.55% 3
Altrincham -12 13 £37,500 - 7
Rochdale +6 7 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £35,000 - 1
Oldham +12 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cheadle -5 3 £40,000 -
Salford -5 1 £42,500 +13.33% 4
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 635 (100.00%) .NET
2 599 (94.33%) C#
3 447 (70.39%) MVC
4 421 (66.30%) ASP.NET
5 409 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
6 370 (58.27%) SQL Server
7 301 (47.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 259 (40.79%) JavaScript
9 243 (38.27%) SQL
10 222 (34.96%) HTML
11 220 (34.65%) CSS
12 217 (34.17%) TDD
13 210 (33.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 206 (32.44%) AngularJS
15 194 (30.55%) .NET Framework
16 156 (24.57%) Web Application Development
17 152 (23.94%) Scrum
18 151 (23.78%) SQL Server 2016
19 149 (23.46%) WCF
20 148 (23.31%) Microsoft Azure
21 134 (21.10%) Web Development
22 129 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 126 (19.84%) RESTful
24 124 (19.53%) Finance
25 122 (19.21%) Entity Framework
26 115 (18.11%) Microsoft
27 112 (17.64%) BDD
28 106 (16.69%) Continuous Integration
29 100 (15.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 99 (15.59%) Dependency Injection

.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 35 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (5.04%) CMS
3 27 (4.25%) Umbraco
4 16 (2.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (1.73%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.57%) IIS
7 7 (1.10%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.47%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.31%) Apache
9 2 (0.31%) Content Management Server
9 2 (0.31%) Drupal
10 1 (0.16%) DNN
10 1 (0.16%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 7 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.63%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.31%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 148 (23.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.72%) Google Play
4 12 (1.89%) SaaS
5 10 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.26%) PaaS
7 7 (1.10%) NuGet
8 5 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.31%) GitHub
9 2 (0.31%) Serverless
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.16%) Firebase
10 1 (0.16%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.46%) Internet
2 13 (2.05%) Intranet
3 9 (1.42%) HTTP
4 4 (0.63%) Broadband
5 2 (0.31%) Skype
5 2 (0.31%) SMS
6 1 (0.16%) Network Security
6 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (58.27%) SQL Server
2 151 (23.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 59 (9.29%) MongoDB
4 44 (6.93%) NoSQL
5 26 (4.09%) RavenDB
6 20 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (3.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (2.83%) MySQL
7 18 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.05%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.42%) Blockchain
10 9 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.26%) Couchbase
11 8 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.31%) Big Data
13 2 (0.31%) Redis
13 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.16%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 81 (12.76%) Git (software)
2 44 (6.93%) TeamCity
3 41 (6.46%) Visual Studio
4 38 (5.98%) NUnit
5 34 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (4.57%) MSTest
7 21 (3.31%) JIRA
8 18 (2.83%) Grunt
9 12 (1.89%) Selenium
10 10 (1.57%) Moq
10 10 (1.57%) SpecFlow
11 9 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (1.26%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.26%) Subversion
13 6 (0.94%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.47%) gulp
15 3 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.47%) SoapUI
16 2 (0.31%) Serilog
General
1 124 (19.53%) Finance
2 83 (13.07%) Games
3 33 (5.20%) Marketing
4 28 (4.41%) Retail
5 25 (3.94%) Automotive
6 21 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.68%) Advertising
8 13 (2.05%) Legal
8 13 (2.05%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.73%) Electronics
10 4 (0.63%) Banking
11 3 (0.47%) Law
12 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 635 (100.00%) .NET
2 421 (66.30%) ASP.NET
3 301 (47.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 222 (34.96%) HTML
5 220 (34.65%) CSS
6 210 (33.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 206 (32.44%) AngularJS
8 194 (30.55%) .NET Framework
9 149 (23.46%) WCF
10 129 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 126 (19.84%) RESTful
12 122 (19.21%) Entity Framework
13 100 (15.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 83 (13.07%) WPF
15 80 (12.60%) Node.js
16 76 (11.97%) jQuery
17 75 (11.81%) Web Services
18 72 (11.34%) KnockoutJS
19 66 (10.39%) LINQ
20 65 (10.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.72%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (7.40%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (6.14%) Computer Science
3 39 (6.14%) Fintech
4 37 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 35 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (4.72%) iPhone
7 24 (3.78%) Social Network
8 21 (3.31%) User Experience
9 16 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.42%) Blog
10 9 (1.42%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.79%) Social Media
12 4 (0.63%) BBC
12 4 (0.63%) Music Streaming
13 3 (0.47%) Tandem
14 2 (0.31%) Internet of Things
15 1 (0.16%) Driving Licence
15 1 (0.16%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.16%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 51 (8.03%) Windows
2 44 (6.93%) Android
3 12 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.47%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (70.39%) MVC
2 409 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
3 217 (34.17%) TDD
4 156 (24.57%) Web Application Development
5 152 (23.94%) Scrum
6 134 (21.10%) Web Development
7 112 (17.64%) BDD
8 106 (16.69%) Continuous Integration
9 99 (15.59%) Dependency Injection
10 75 (11.81%) Kanban
11 73 (11.50%) OO
12 61 (9.61%) Software Engineering
13 52 (8.19%) SDLC
14 49 (7.72%) Domain-Driven Design
14 49 (7.72%) MVVM
15 47 (7.40%) Unit Testing
16 41 (6.46%) SOLID
17 37 (5.83%) DevOps
17 37 (5.83%) Test Automation
18 35 (5.51%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 599 (94.33%) C#
2 259 (40.79%) JavaScript
3 243 (38.27%) SQL
4 62 (9.76%) Ruby
4 62 (9.76%) T-SQL
5 29 (4.57%) VB.NET
6 27 (4.25%) F#
7 26 (4.09%) Java
8 25 (3.94%) TypeScript
9 20 (3.15%) C++
10 17 (2.68%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.05%) C
12 11 (1.73%) Python
13 7 (1.10%) PHP
14 4 (0.63%) Go
14 4 (0.63%) Scala
15 3 (0.47%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.47%) XQuery
16 2 (0.31%) Groovy
17 1 (0.16%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 33 (5.20%) Degree
2 9 (1.42%) AWS Certification
3 6 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.31%) MCP
6 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.20%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (2.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (4.25%) Kibana
2 10 (1.57%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.31%) Istio
3 2 (0.31%) Terraform
3 2 (0.31%) WSUS
4 1 (0.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 115 (18.11%) Microsoft
2 72 (11.34%) Google
3 28 (4.41%) Facebook
4 27 (4.25%) Capita
5 23 (3.62%) Xamarin
6 20 (3.15%) Sitecore
7 14 (2.20%) Twitter
8 12 (1.89%) SAP
9 7 (1.10%) WorldPay
10 6 (0.94%) Cisco
11 4 (0.63%) Apple
11 4 (0.63%) Sony
11 4 (0.63%) Yahoo!
12 2 (0.31%) Intapp
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle
13 1 (0.16%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.16%) PayPal
13 1 (0.16%) Reuters
13 1 (0.16%) Sun