Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 726 779 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.71% 10.54% 9.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.99% 10.84% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 664 746 615
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £31,075 £26,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £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 7,265 7,184 6,730
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6,019 6,200 5,580
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

.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 23 January 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 23 January 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 59 £37,500 -16.67% 14
Stockport 0 47 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Altrincham +6 44 £42,500 +17.24% 4
Sale +3 27 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Wigan -3 16 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Oldham +19 9 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Rochdale +10 7 £41,500 -7.78% 2
Cheadle -14 3 £40,000 +17.65% 3
Salford -5 2 £41,250 +6.45% 1
Bury -14 1 £21,500 -28.33% 4
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 726 (100.00%) .NET
2 689 (94.90%) C#
3 535 (73.69%) ASP.NET
4 534 (73.55%) MVC
5 466 (64.19%) SQL Server
6 446 (61.43%) Agile Software Development
7 388 (53.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 318 (43.80%) JavaScript
9 266 (36.64%) CSS
10 257 (35.40%) TDD
10 257 (35.40%) WCF
11 237 (32.64%) .NET Framework
12 236 (32.51%) SQL
13 229 (31.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 224 (30.85%) HTML
15 207 (28.51%) Web Application Development
16 206 (28.37%) AngularJS
17 204 (28.10%) Scrum
18 199 (27.41%) jQuery
19 184 (25.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 180 (24.79%) RESTful
21 151 (20.80%) SQL Server 2016
22 150 (20.66%) Finance
23 145 (19.97%) Entity Framework
24 144 (19.83%) BDD
25 141 (19.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 137 (18.87%) Web Services
27 126 (17.36%) Microsoft
27 126 (17.36%) Web Development
28 125 (17.22%) 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 37 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (3.72%) CMS
3 17 (2.34%) Umbraco
4 14 (1.93%) EPiServer
5 11 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.83%) IIS
8 4 (0.55%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.41%) Kentico
10 2 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.14%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.14%) SAS
11 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 114 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (7.71%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (4.41%) Google Play
4 4 (0.55%) SaaS
5 2 (0.28%) GitHub
5 2 (0.28%) Serverless
6 1 (0.14%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.38%) Intranet
2 4 (0.55%) HTTP
3 3 (0.41%) Internet
4 2 (0.28%) Firewall
4 2 (0.28%) SMS
5 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (64.19%) SQL Server
2 151 (20.80%) SQL Server 2016
3 79 (10.88%) MongoDB
4 71 (9.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 62 (8.54%) NoSQL
6 37 (5.10%) RavenDB
7 33 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (3.58%) MySQL
9 19 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (2.07%) Relational Database
11 12 (1.65%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.69%) VLDB
13 4 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.28%) Big Data
14 2 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.14%) Blockchain
15 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.14%) Power BI
15 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 90 (12.40%) Git (software)
2 52 (7.16%) TeamCity
3 37 (5.10%) Visual Studio
4 33 (4.55%) NUnit
5 32 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (4.27%) MSTest
7 21 (2.89%) Subversion
8 13 (1.79%) Moq
8 13 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (1.65%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.10%) JIRA
11 7 (0.96%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.83%) AccuRev
13 3 (0.41%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.28%) gulp
14 2 (0.28%) Selenium
15 1 (0.14%) FxCop
15 1 (0.14%) Maven
15 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
General
1 150 (20.66%) Finance
2 70 (9.64%) Games
3 49 (6.75%) Marketing
4 38 (5.23%) Advertising
5 37 (5.10%) Retail
6 23 (3.17%) Music Industry
7 16 (2.20%) Legal
8 13 (1.79%) Back Office
8 13 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.10%) Automotive
11 7 (0.96%) Electronics
12 5 (0.69%) Banking
13 3 (0.41%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (100.00%) .NET
2 535 (73.69%) ASP.NET
3 388 (53.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 266 (36.64%) CSS
5 257 (35.40%) WCF
6 237 (32.64%) .NET Framework
7 229 (31.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 224 (30.85%) HTML
9 206 (28.37%) AngularJS
10 199 (27.41%) jQuery
11 184 (25.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 180 (24.79%) RESTful
13 145 (19.97%) Entity Framework
14 141 (19.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 137 (18.87%) Web Services
16 109 (15.01%) KnockoutJS
17 100 (13.77%) Node.js
18 83 (11.43%) HTML5
19 80 (11.02%) WPF
20 67 (9.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 61 (8.40%) Fintech
3 53 (7.30%) Mobile App
4 40 (5.51%) Social Network
5 32 (4.41%) iPhone
6 25 (3.44%) N-Tier
7 22 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (1.79%) NHS
10 7 (0.96%) iPad
11 4 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.41%) User Experience
13 2 (0.28%) BBC
13 2 (0.28%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.28%) Robotics
13 2 (0.28%) Social Media
14 1 (0.14%) Clustering
14 1 (0.14%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.95%) Windows
2 41 (5.65%) Android
3 8 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.14%) Linux
5 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (73.55%) MVC
2 446 (61.43%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (35.40%) TDD
4 207 (28.51%) Web Application Development
5 204 (28.10%) Scrum
6 144 (19.83%) BDD
7 126 (17.36%) Web Development
8 125 (17.22%) Dependency Injection
9 100 (13.77%) OO
10 93 (12.81%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (11.71%) Software Engineering
12 79 (10.88%) SDLC
13 76 (10.47%) Kanban
14 48 (6.61%) OOP
15 43 (5.92%) SOLID
16 42 (5.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 40 (5.51%) Multithreading
18 39 (5.37%) Waterfall
19 38 (5.23%) SOA
20 37 (5.10%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 689 (94.90%) C#
2 318 (43.80%) JavaScript
3 236 (32.51%) SQL
4 100 (13.77%) Ruby
5 76 (10.47%) T-SQL
6 36 (4.96%) F#
7 33 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 26 (3.58%) TypeScript
9 21 (2.89%) C
10 18 (2.48%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.34%) C++
12 11 (1.52%) Python
13 9 (1.24%) Java
14 8 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.69%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.55%) VB
16 4 (0.55%) VBA
17 3 (0.41%) Scala
18 2 (0.28%) PHP
18 2 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 57 (7.85%) Degree
2 8 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.96%) MCP
4 4 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.41%) MCSA
5 3 (0.41%) MCSE
5 3 (0.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.31%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) WAI
3 1 (0.14%) HL7
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (4.96%) Kibana
2 3 (0.41%) WMI
3 2 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 126 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 72 (9.92%) Google
3 52 (7.16%) Facebook
4 32 (4.41%) Capita
5 20 (2.75%) WorldPay
6 17 (2.34%) Twitter
7 16 (2.20%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.24%) Xamarin
9 7 (0.96%) Oracle
9 7 (0.96%) SAP
10 3 (0.41%) iManage
11 2 (0.28%) Adobe
11 2 (0.28%) Apple
11 2 (0.28%) Epicor
12 1 (0.14%) Sony
12 1 (0.14%) Sybase
12 1 (0.14%) Yahoo!