Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 63 62
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 281 374 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.86% 4.81% 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.24% 10.36% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 258 328 315
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £23,375 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 3,041 3,611 3,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.75% 46.40% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,578 3,040 2,805
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,950
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18 October 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 18 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
Stockport +27 20 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Bolton +5 12 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Ashton-under-Lyne - 11 £35,000 -
Altrincham -22 6 £48,750 +14.71%
Sale -10 5 £42,500 - 2
Bury +2 4 £47,500 +82.69% 3
Salford -15 3 £46,250 +32.14% 4
Oldham +3 2 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Wigan -12 2 £39,250 -17.37% 2
Cheadle - 2 £55,000 - 1
Rochdale 0 1 £37,500 -25.00%
.NET Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 281 (100.00%) .NET
2 259 (92.17%) C#
3 200 (71.17%) ASP.NET
4 193 (68.68%) MVC
5 168 (59.79%) SQL Server
6 154 (54.80%) JavaScript
7 149 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (52.31%) Entity Framework
9 144 (51.25%) HTML
10 138 (49.11%) CSS
11 135 (48.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 126 (44.84%) AngularJS
13 110 (39.15%) Microsoft Azure
14 94 (33.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 86 (30.60%) SQL
16 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
17 72 (25.62%) HTML5
18 67 (23.84%) Scrum
19 65 (23.13%) Finance
19 65 (23.13%) WCF
20 62 (22.06%) TDD
21 59 (21.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 53 (18.86%) Web Application Development
22 53 (18.86%) Web Development
23 52 (18.51%) Git (software)
24 51 (18.15%) SQL Server 2016
25 49 (17.44%) Node.js
26 48 (17.08%) Software Engineering
27 46 (16.37%) jQuery
27 46 (16.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.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 12 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.56%) Apache Pig
3 9 (3.20%) IIS
4 7 (2.49%) CMS
5 5 (1.78%) Sitefinity
6 4 (1.42%) Apache
6 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.07%) Confluence
8 2 (0.71%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 110 (39.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (13.52%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.20%) SaaS
6 4 (1.42%) npm
7 3 (1.07%) PaaS
8 2 (0.71%) GitHub
9 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.05%) HTTP
2 13 (4.63%) Internet
2 13 (4.63%) Intranet
3 10 (3.56%) Firewall
3 10 (3.56%) SSL
3 10 (3.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (59.79%) SQL Server
2 51 (18.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 40 (14.23%) MongoDB
4 29 (10.32%) NoSQL
5 25 (8.90%) RavenDB
6 17 (6.05%) MySQL
7 13 (4.63%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (3.91%) Big Data
10 10 (3.56%) Apache Hive
10 10 (3.56%) Hadoop
10 10 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (2.85%) Couchbase
11 8 (2.85%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.42%) Blockchain
14 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (18.51%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.25%) JIRA
3 22 (7.83%) Visual Studio
4 20 (7.12%) Selenium
4 20 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (6.41%) TeamCity
6 14 (4.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (4.98%) Bitbucket
6 14 (4.98%) Subversion
7 12 (4.27%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.56%) CodeSonar
8 10 (3.56%) git-flow
8 10 (3.56%) Robot Framework
9 9 (3.20%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.78%) Grunt
10 5 (1.78%) NUnit
11 4 (1.42%) gulp
12 3 (1.07%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.07%) eggPlant
12 3 (1.07%) Moq
General
1 65 (23.13%) Finance
2 28 (9.96%) Games
3 14 (4.98%) Retail
4 13 (4.63%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.27%) Marketing
6 8 (2.85%) Electronics
6 8 (2.85%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.14%) Automotive
9 4 (1.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 235 (83.63%) Developer
2 149 (53.02%) .NET Developer
3 99 (35.23%) C# Developer
4 58 (20.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (14.95%) Senior Developer
6 31 (11.03%) Junior
7 28 (9.96%) Junior Developer
8 27 (9.61%) Software Developer
9 26 (9.25%) Lead Developer
10 25 (8.90%) Junior .NET Developer
11 23 (8.19%) Graduate
11 23 (8.19%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 23 (8.19%) Graduate Developer
11 23 (8.19%) Senior C# Developer
12 20 (7.12%) C# Software Developer
13 19 (6.76%) Lead C# Developer
14 18 (6.41%) .NET Developer - Fintech
14 18 (6.41%) Full Stack Developer
14 18 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
15 17 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (100.00%) .NET
2 200 (71.17%) ASP.NET
3 147 (52.31%) Entity Framework
4 144 (51.25%) HTML
5 138 (49.11%) CSS
6 135 (48.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 126 (44.84%) AngularJS
8 94 (33.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 72 (25.62%) HTML5
10 65 (23.13%) WCF
11 59 (21.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 49 (17.44%) Node.js
13 46 (16.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 46 (16.37%) jQuery
14 39 (13.88%) RESTful
15 37 (13.17%) .NET Core
15 37 (13.17%) LINQ
16 36 (12.81%) CSS3
17 26 (9.25%) React
18 23 (8.19%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (8.90%) Fintech
3 24 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.27%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.91%) User Experience
7 8 (2.85%) Blog
8 7 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.78%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.78%) Life Science
9 5 (1.78%) LIMS
9 5 (1.78%) Social Network
10 2 (0.71%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.71%) NHS
10 2 (0.71%) Replication
11 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.36%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.61%) Android
1 27 (9.61%) Apple iOS
2 24 (8.54%) Windows
3 12 (4.27%) Linux
4 10 (3.56%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.14%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (68.68%) MVC
2 149 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (23.84%) Scrum
4 62 (22.06%) TDD
5 53 (18.86%) Web Application Development
5 53 (18.86%) Web Development
6 48 (17.08%) Software Engineering
7 45 (16.01%) BDD
8 43 (15.30%) Kanban
9 36 (12.81%) OO
10 35 (12.46%) Test Automation
11 32 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (11.03%) OOP
13 29 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (9.61%) SDLC
15 25 (8.90%) Asset Management
15 25 (8.90%) Wealth Management
16 22 (7.83%) Mentoring
17 21 (7.47%) Continuous Delivery
18 20 (7.12%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 259 (92.17%) C#
2 154 (54.80%) JavaScript
3 86 (30.60%) SQL
4 33 (11.74%) Ruby
5 32 (11.39%) T-SQL
6 21 (7.47%) Java
7 20 (7.12%) Python
8 12 (4.27%) C
8 12 (4.27%) TypeScript
8 12 (4.27%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.91%) C++
9 11 (3.91%) Objective-C
9 11 (3.91%) PHP
10 10 (3.56%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.56%) F#
10 10 (3.56%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.78%) Scala
12 4 (1.42%) Groovy
12 4 (1.42%) VB
13 3 (1.07%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (14.95%) Degree
2 12 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.91%) CISSP
4 10 (3.56%) CCNA
4 10 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.56%) CompTIA Security+
4 10 (3.56%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.56%) GIAC
4 10 (3.56%) Linux+ Certification
4 10 (3.56%) MCSE
4 10 (3.56%) Network+ Certification
4 10 (3.56%) SANS
4 10 (3.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.56%) SSCP
5 5 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.36%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.78%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.78%) ISO 9001
1 5 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.07%) QA
System Software
1 33 (11.74%) Docker
2 10 (3.56%) vSphere
3 5 (1.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.56%) Kibana
1 10 (3.56%) Puppet
1 10 (3.56%) Salt
2 8 (2.85%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.71%) Terraform
4 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.19%) Google
3 18 (6.41%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.85%) Oracle
4 8 (2.85%) SAP
5 5 (1.78%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.71%) Telerik
7 1 (0.36%) iManage
7 1 (0.36%) Siemens