Period
to 16 April 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

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
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 45 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 -14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 173 275 479
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.65% 5.69% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 5.92% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 159 248 443
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - +25.00%
75th Percentile £53,750 £59,063 £65,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%

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 3,570 4,646 6,016
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.09% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,073 3,767 4,907
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,946 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,500 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,192
Median % change year-on-year - +8.25% +2.65%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,313 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Manchester

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Developer in Manchester.

Salary trend for .NET Developer in Manchester

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

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 16 April 2021. 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 0 21 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Bury -3 4 £34,000 +40.21% 2
Wigan - 3 £44,500 - 1
Stockport +8 2 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Cheadle +1 2 £53,750 +13.16% 1
Rochdale +4 1 £34,000 -24.44%
Altrincham +1 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, .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.

1 173 (100.00%) .NET
2 155 (89.60%) C#
3 96 (55.49%) JavaScript
4 90 (52.02%) MVC
5 82 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (45.66%) SQL
6 79 (45.66%) Azure
7 72 (41.62%) .NET Core
7 72 (41.62%) ASP.NET
8 70 (40.46%) SQL Server
9 57 (32.95%) .NET Framework
10 45 (26.01%) TDD
11 44 (25.43%) AngularJS
12 42 (24.28%) DevOps
13 40 (23.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (19.65%) Microsoft
15 33 (19.08%) HTML
15 33 (19.08%) Software Engineering
16 32 (18.50%) Microservices
17 31 (17.92%) CSS
18 30 (17.34%) Finance
19 29 (16.76%) React
20 26 (15.03%) SOLID
21 25 (14.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 25 (14.45%) RESTful
21 25 (14.45%) Scrum
22 23 (13.29%) jQuery
22 23 (13.29%) AWS
23 21 (12.14%) SQL Server 2016

.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 19 (10.98%) CMS
2 4 (2.31%) IIS
3 3 (1.73%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.58%) Mendix
4 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 79 (45.66%) Azure
2 23 (13.29%) AWS
3 6 (3.47%) GCP
3 6 (3.47%) SaaS
3 6 (3.47%) Serverless
4 5 (2.89%) PaaS
5 3 (1.73%) Azure Stack
6 2 (1.16%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (1.16%) npm
7 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.58%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.58%) GitHub
7 1 (0.58%) NuGet
7 1 (0.58%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (40.46%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (4.05%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.58%) Big Data
6 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.58%) MySQL
6 1 (0.58%) Power BI
6 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (10.98%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.83%) MSTest
3 13 (7.51%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.94%) JMeter
4 12 (6.94%) Katalon Studio
4 12 (6.94%) Selenium
5 10 (5.78%) git-flow
6 8 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.89%) JIRA
8 3 (1.73%) AccuRev
8 3 (1.73%) Cypress.io
8 3 (1.73%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.58%) Protractor
10 1 (0.58%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (17.34%) Finance
2 17 (9.83%) Law
3 3 (1.73%) Automotive
3 3 (1.73%) Public Sector
3 3 (1.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.16%) Legal
4 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (41.62%) .NET Core
2 72 (41.62%) ASP.NET
3 57 (32.95%) .NET Framework
4 44 (25.43%) AngularJS
5 40 (23.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 34 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (19.08%) HTML
8 31 (17.92%) CSS
9 29 (16.76%) React
10 25 (14.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 25 (14.45%) RESTful
11 23 (13.29%) jQuery
12 19 (10.98%) REST
13 16 (9.25%) Web Services
14 12 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (6.36%) ASP.NET Core
16 10 (5.78%) HTML5
17 9 (5.20%) CSS3
17 9 (5.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (5.78%) Blog
3 10 (5.78%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.73%) User Experience
5 3 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.58%) Robotics
6 1 (0.58%) Social Media
6 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.51%) Windows
2 4 (2.31%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (52.02%) MVC
2 82 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (26.01%) TDD
4 42 (24.28%) DevOps
5 33 (19.08%) Software Engineering
6 32 (18.50%) Microservices
7 26 (15.03%) SOLID
8 25 (14.45%) Scrum
9 18 (10.40%) SDLC
10 17 (9.83%) Test Automation
11 16 (9.25%) Unit Testing
12 14 (8.09%) Collaborative Working
13 13 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (6.94%) Deployment Automation
14 12 (6.94%) Front End Development
14 12 (6.94%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.94%) Pair Programming
14 12 (6.94%) Web Development
15 11 (6.36%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 10 (5.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 155 (89.60%) C#
2 96 (55.49%) JavaScript
3 79 (45.66%) SQL
4 18 (10.40%) TypeScript
5 10 (5.78%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.31%) Go
8 3 (1.73%) Erlang
8 3 (1.73%) Java
9 2 (1.16%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) C++
10 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (10.98%) Degree
2 10 (5.78%) PhD
3 5 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) GDPR
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (8.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) HP Fortify
2 4 (2.31%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (19.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.62%) Oracle
3 5 (2.89%) HP
4 4 (2.31%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.58%) iManage
5 1 (0.58%) Sitecore