Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 23 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 670 730 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.22% 9.37% 10.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.55% 9.60% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 633 687 750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,125 £26,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

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 7,013 7,603 7,194
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 97.61% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,838 6,339 6,172
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 17 October 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 17 October 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
Altrincham -8 26 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Stockport -8 23 £43,750 +16.67% 8
Bolton -1 21 £37,500 - 10
Bury +15 17 £39,000 +105.26% 6
Wigan -9 9 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Rochdale +7 7 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Salford -10 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Oldham -1 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Sale -10 5 £42,500 - 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £35,000 -
Cheadle +1 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 670 (100.00%) .NET
2 630 (94.03%) C#
3 459 (68.51%) MVC
4 430 (64.18%) ASP.NET
5 429 (64.03%) Agile Software Development
6 415 (61.94%) SQL Server
7 333 (49.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 302 (45.07%) JavaScript
9 265 (39.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 261 (38.96%) TDD
11 245 (36.57%) AngularJS
12 243 (36.27%) HTML
13 226 (33.73%) CSS
14 205 (30.60%) SQL
15 200 (29.85%) SQL Server 2016
16 195 (29.10%) Web Application Development
17 184 (27.46%) Microsoft Azure
18 169 (25.22%) Scrum
19 165 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
20 154 (22.99%) Microsoft
21 148 (22.09%) .NET Framework
22 140 (20.90%) BDD
23 135 (20.15%) RESTful
24 123 (18.36%) WCF
25 122 (18.21%) Dependency Injection
26 121 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 117 (17.46%) Finance
28 116 (17.31%) Greenfield Project
29 115 (17.16%) Kanban
30 107 (15.97%) Games

.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 41 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (2.09%) IIS
3 13 (1.94%) CMS
4 7 (1.04%) Umbraco
5 6 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.60%) Apache
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.45%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.30%) Confluence
8 2 (0.30%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.30%) Kentico
8 2 (0.30%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.15%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.15%) DNN
9 1 (0.15%) Drupal
9 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 184 (27.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.73%) Google Play
4 14 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (2.09%) SaaS
5 10 (1.49%) NuGet
6 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.60%) PaaS
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.45%) GitHub
7 3 (0.45%) Serverless
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (9.25%) Internet
2 18 (2.69%) Broadband
3 10 (1.49%) Intranet
4 8 (1.19%) HTTP
5 5 (0.75%) VoIP
6 2 (0.30%) SMS
7 1 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (61.94%) SQL Server
2 200 (29.85%) SQL Server 2016
3 79 (11.79%) NoSQL
4 35 (5.22%) MongoDB
5 22 (3.28%) MySQL
6 18 (2.69%) RavenDB
7 12 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.34%) Couchbase
11 8 (1.19%) Blockchain
11 8 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.04%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.15%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.15%) Big Data
14 1 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 96 (14.33%) Git (software)
2 48 (7.16%) Visual Studio
3 39 (5.82%) NUnit
4 35 (5.22%) TeamCity
5 34 (5.07%) MSTest
6 30 (4.48%) JIRA
7 26 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.24%) Selenium
9 12 (1.79%) Bitbucket
9 12 (1.79%) SpecFlow
10 11 (1.64%) Subversion
11 8 (1.19%) Grunt
11 8 (1.19%) Moq
12 7 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
14 3 (0.45%) Serilog
14 3 (0.45%) SoapUI
15 2 (0.30%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.30%) Mercurial
General
1 117 (17.46%) Finance
2 107 (15.97%) Games
3 39 (5.82%) Marketing
4 31 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.69%) Retail
6 14 (2.09%) Electronics
7 8 (1.19%) Automotive
8 5 (0.75%) Advertising
8 5 (0.75%) Banking
9 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.60%) Law
9 4 (0.60%) Legal
10 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 670 (100.00%) .NET
2 430 (64.18%) ASP.NET
3 333 (49.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 265 (39.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 245 (36.57%) AngularJS
6 243 (36.27%) HTML
7 226 (33.73%) CSS
8 148 (22.09%) .NET Framework
9 135 (20.15%) RESTful
10 123 (18.36%) WCF
11 121 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 106 (15.82%) .NET Core
13 97 (14.48%) WPF
14 91 (13.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 88 (13.13%) Entity Framework
16 84 (12.54%) Node.js
17 75 (11.19%) jQuery
18 68 (10.15%) KnockoutJS
19 67 (10.00%) HTML5
20 57 (8.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 116 (17.31%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (7.76%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.93%) User Experience
5 30 (4.48%) Fintech
5 30 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 26 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.88%) Social Network
7 25 (3.73%) iPhone
8 16 (2.39%) BBC
8 16 (2.39%) Social Media
8 16 (2.39%) Tandem
9 11 (1.64%) Blog
9 11 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.90%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.45%) Music Streaming
12 2 (0.30%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.15%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.15%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 41 (6.12%) Android
2 33 (4.93%) Windows
3 13 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.34%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.30%) Linux
7 1 (0.15%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (68.51%) MVC
2 429 (64.03%) Agile Software Development
3 261 (38.96%) TDD
4 195 (29.10%) Web Application Development
5 169 (25.22%) Scrum
6 165 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
7 140 (20.90%) BDD
8 122 (18.21%) Dependency Injection
9 115 (17.16%) Kanban
10 84 (12.54%) Web Development
11 81 (12.09%) MVVM
12 72 (10.75%) OO
13 55 (8.21%) Software Engineering
14 51 (7.61%) Unit Testing
15 44 (6.57%) Domain-Driven Design
16 40 (5.97%) SDLC
17 39 (5.82%) SOLID
18 36 (5.37%) Microservices
19 35 (5.22%) DevOps
20 34 (5.07%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 630 (94.03%) C#
2 302 (45.07%) JavaScript
3 205 (30.60%) SQL
4 67 (10.00%) Ruby
5 53 (7.91%) T-SQL
6 27 (4.03%) TypeScript
7 20 (2.99%) Java
8 19 (2.84%) VB.NET
9 16 (2.39%) C++
10 14 (2.09%) C
10 14 (2.09%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.49%) F#
12 7 (1.04%) PHP
13 5 (0.75%) Go
13 5 (0.75%) Python
13 5 (0.75%) Scala
13 5 (0.75%) VB
14 4 (0.60%) Groovy
14 4 (0.60%) XPath
15 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (5.37%) Degree
2 5 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.60%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.04%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (4.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (1.94%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.49%) Kibana
3 4 (0.60%) cPanel
4 3 (0.45%) Istio
4 3 (0.45%) Terraform
5 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 154 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 66 (9.85%) Google
3 41 (6.12%) Facebook
4 22 (3.28%) Twitter
4 22 (3.28%) Xamarin
5 16 (2.39%) Apple
5 16 (2.39%) Sony
5 16 (2.39%) Yahoo!
6 14 (2.09%) SAP
7 5 (0.75%) DevExpress
7 5 (0.75%) Telerik
8 4 (0.60%) CA
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle
8 4 (0.60%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.45%) Unisys
10 2 (0.30%) Epicor
10 2 (0.30%) IFS
10 2 (0.30%) Sage
11 1 (0.15%) PayPal
11 1 (0.15%) RedGate