Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 79 58
Rank change year-on-year +8 -21 +14
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 316 322 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.43% 3.98% 4.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.32% 8.72% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 296 280 292
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,391 3,692 2,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.50% 45.68% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,921 3,153 2,393
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £64,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Manchester

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for .NET Framework in Manchester

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in Manchester

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 June 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 +7 18 £30,000 -
Sale - 16 £42,500 - 1
Stockport +17 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bolton +9 14 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Wigan +3 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Altrincham -3 6 £46,250 +15.63% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 6 £35,000 - 2
Salford -7 4 £35,000 +40.00%
Rochdale +4 3 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Oldham - 2 £45,000 -
.NET Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 316 (100.00%) .NET
2 266 (84.18%) C#
3 208 (65.82%) SQL Server
4 192 (60.76%) ASP.NET
4 192 (60.76%) MVC
5 182 (57.59%) Agile Software Development
6 162 (51.27%) Entity Framework
7 137 (43.35%) AngularJS
8 135 (42.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 122 (38.61%) CSS
10 121 (38.29%) HTML
11 117 (37.03%) JavaScript
12 114 (36.08%) SQL
13 108 (34.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 99 (31.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 97 (30.70%) Microsoft Azure
16 96 (30.38%) Finance
17 92 (29.11%) WCF
18 89 (28.16%) TDD
19 86 (27.22%) Web Application Development
20 81 (25.63%) Microsoft
21 76 (24.05%) BDD
22 73 (23.10%) SQL Server 2016
23 72 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 71 (22.47%) RESTful
25 70 (22.15%) Web Development
26 67 (21.20%) Scrum
27 61 (19.30%) Git (software)
27 61 (19.30%) MongoDB
28 57 (18.04%) Web Services

.NET Framework
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 31 (9.81%) IIS
2 30 (9.49%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (5.38%) CMS
4 13 (4.11%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.58%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.95%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.63%) JBoss
8 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (5.70%) Elite 3E
2 16 (5.06%) Workfront
3 7 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 97 (30.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (17.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.53%) PaaS
4 5 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.27%) SaaS
6 3 (0.95%) npm
7 2 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.63%) Firebase
7 2 (0.63%) IaaS
7 2 (0.63%) Office 365
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.48%) HTTP
2 8 (2.53%) Internet
2 8 (2.53%) Intranet
3 5 (1.58%) Firewall
3 5 (1.58%) SSL
3 5 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.63%) SMS
5 1 (0.32%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (65.82%) SQL Server
2 73 (23.10%) SQL Server 2016
3 61 (19.30%) MongoDB
4 30 (9.49%) RavenDB
5 27 (8.54%) NoSQL
6 19 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (5.06%) MySQL
8 12 (3.80%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (2.22%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.90%) Big Data
12 6 (1.90%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.58%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.27%) Couchbase
14 4 (1.27%) Looker
Development Applications
1 61 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 38 (12.03%) Visual Studio
3 33 (10.44%) TeamCity
4 28 (8.86%) JIRA
5 23 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (4.43%) Subversion
7 12 (3.80%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.16%) Selenium
9 9 (2.85%) Bitbucket
10 8 (2.53%) NUnit
11 7 (2.22%) git-flow
12 6 (1.90%) gulp
13 5 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.58%) CodeSonar
13 5 (1.58%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.58%) Robot Framework
13 5 (1.58%) SpecFlow
14 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (0.95%) Grunt
15 3 (0.95%) Moq
General
1 96 (30.38%) Finance
2 36 (11.39%) Games
3 22 (6.96%) Retail
4 17 (5.38%) Automotive
5 10 (3.16%) Legal
6 6 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.90%) Marketing
7 5 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.27%) Electronics
8 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Back Office
9 2 (0.63%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 270 (85.44%) Developer
2 197 (62.34%) .NET Developer
3 78 (24.68%) C# Developer
4 58 (18.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (11.08%) Junior
5 35 (11.08%) Senior Developer
6 34 (10.76%) Junior Developer
7 31 (9.81%) Junior .NET Developer
8 30 (9.49%) .NET Developer - Fintech
9 29 (9.18%) Graduate
9 29 (9.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 29 (9.18%) Graduate Developer
10 26 (8.23%) Software Developer
11 19 (6.01%) Applications Developer
11 19 (6.01%) Applications Support
11 19 (6.01%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 15 (4.75%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (4.43%) Lead Developer
15 12 (3.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (100.00%) .NET
2 192 (60.76%) ASP.NET
3 162 (51.27%) Entity Framework
4 137 (43.35%) AngularJS
5 135 (42.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 122 (38.61%) CSS
7 121 (38.29%) HTML
8 108 (34.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 99 (31.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 92 (29.11%) WCF
11 72 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 71 (22.47%) RESTful
13 57 (18.04%) Web Services
14 52 (16.46%) HTML5
14 52 (16.46%) jQuery
15 39 (12.34%) CSS3
15 39 (12.34%) KnockoutJS
15 39 (12.34%) LINQ
16 38 (12.03%) WPF
17 36 (11.39%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.87%) Computer Science
2 33 (10.44%) Fintech
2 33 (10.44%) Management Information System
3 27 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (5.06%) Social Network
5 13 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.58%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.58%) Life Science
7 5 (1.58%) LIMS
7 5 (1.58%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.58%) User Experience
8 4 (1.27%) Blog
9 2 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.77%) Windows
2 23 (7.28%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.43%) Android
3 14 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.53%) Linux
5 7 (2.22%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (60.76%) MVC
2 182 (57.59%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (28.16%) TDD
4 86 (27.22%) Web Application Development
5 76 (24.05%) BDD
6 70 (22.15%) Web Development
7 67 (21.20%) Scrum
8 48 (15.19%) Kanban
9 45 (14.24%) OO
9 45 (14.24%) SDLC
10 34 (10.76%) Multithreading
10 34 (10.76%) Test Automation
11 30 (9.49%) Asset Management
11 30 (9.49%) Dependency Injection
11 30 (9.49%) Wealth Management
12 28 (8.86%) OOP
12 28 (8.86%) Software Engineering
12 28 (8.86%) Unit Testing
13 26 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (7.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 266 (84.18%) C#
2 117 (37.03%) JavaScript
3 114 (36.08%) SQL
4 55 (17.41%) Ruby
5 45 (14.24%) T-SQL
6 29 (9.18%) F#
7 25 (7.91%) Java
8 23 (7.28%) TypeScript
9 16 (5.06%) VBA
10 12 (3.80%) VB.NET
11 11 (3.48%) Python
12 8 (2.53%) PHP
12 8 (2.53%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.22%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.22%) C
14 6 (1.90%) C++
15 5 (1.58%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.63%) ES6
16 2 (0.63%) Java 8
16 2 (0.63%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 26 (8.23%) Degree
2 21 (6.65%) MCSE
2 21 (6.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.06%) MCP
3 16 (5.06%) MCSA
4 7 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.58%) CCNA
5 5 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.58%) CISSP
5 5 (1.58%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (1.58%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.58%) GIAC
5 5 (1.58%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (1.58%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (1.58%) SANS
5 5 (1.58%) SSCP
6 2 (0.63%) HNC
6 2 (0.63%) HND
7 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.80%) QA
2 5 (1.58%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.58%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (6.65%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.43%) Docker
3 7 (2.22%) vSphere
4 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (9.18%) Kibana
2 5 (1.58%) Puppet
2 5 (1.58%) Salt
3 4 (1.27%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.63%) Ansible
4 2 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 81 (25.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.76%) Google
3 26 (8.23%) Oracle
4 21 (6.65%) SAP
5 18 (5.70%) Intapp
6 16 (5.06%) Reuters
7 11 (3.48%) Xamarin
8 10 (3.16%) Capita
9 5 (1.58%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.95%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.63%) DocuSign
11 2 (0.63%) iManage
11 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.63%) VMware
12 1 (0.32%) Cisco
12 1 (0.32%) HP
12 1 (0.32%) Remedy
12 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.32%) Siemens