Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 75 54
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21 +12
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 378 308 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.24% 4.06% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.83% 9.05% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 351 282 310
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £32,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%

.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 3,491 3,402 2,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 48.36% 44.84% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,033 2,978 2,421
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Sale +9 28 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Altrincham +9 19 £42,500 - 1
Wigan +6 17 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Stockport -8 17 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Bury +3 14 £30,000 - 2
Rochdale +18 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Bolton +10 13 £35,000 -20.00% 4
Oldham +28 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Salford 0 4 £35,000 - 2
.NET Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 378 (100.00%) .NET
2 327 (86.51%) C#
3 269 (71.16%) SQL Server
4 268 (70.90%) MVC
5 252 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 233 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
7 211 (55.82%) Entity Framework
8 192 (50.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 161 (42.59%) AngularJS
10 153 (40.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 148 (39.15%) WCF
12 139 (36.77%) JavaScript
13 138 (36.51%) TDD
14 137 (36.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 135 (35.71%) Web Application Development
16 128 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 112 (29.63%) CSS
18 108 (28.57%) HTML
19 106 (28.04%) RESTful
20 105 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
20 105 (27.78%) BDD
21 99 (26.19%) SQL Server 2016
22 97 (25.66%) Ruby
23 96 (25.40%) SQL
23 96 (25.40%) Git (software)
24 82 (21.69%) jQuery
25 80 (21.16%) Scrum
26 79 (20.90%) Web Development
27 75 (19.84%) MongoDB
28 73 (19.31%) 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 37 (9.79%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (5.56%) IIS
3 16 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.38%) Umbraco
5 8 (2.12%) CMS
6 5 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.53%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.65%) Elite 3E
3 8 (2.12%) Workfront
4 4 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 105 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.59%) Office 365
4 5 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.79%) PaaS
6 2 (0.53%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.53%) Firebase
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.26%) IaaS
7 1 (0.26%) SaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.06%) HTTP
1 4 (1.06%) WinSCP
2 2 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (71.16%) SQL Server
2 99 (26.19%) SQL Server 2016
3 75 (19.84%) MongoDB
4 64 (16.93%) NoSQL
5 36 (9.52%) RavenDB
6 35 (9.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 28 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (6.08%) MySQL
9 17 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.32%) Looker
11 5 (1.32%) Power BI
12 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.53%) SQLite
15 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 96 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 36 (9.52%) TeamCity
2 36 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 28 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (4.76%) JIRA
5 16 (4.23%) Subversion
6 6 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.59%) MSTest
7 5 (1.32%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.32%) Selenium
7 5 (1.32%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.06%) git-flow
8 4 (1.06%) gulp
9 3 (0.79%) NUnit
10 2 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.53%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.53%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.53%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 69 (18.25%) Finance
2 39 (10.32%) Games
3 27 (7.14%) Retail
4 19 (5.03%) Music Industry
5 18 (4.76%) Legal
6 9 (2.38%) Automotive
7 6 (1.59%) Law
8 5 (1.32%) Back Office
9 3 (0.79%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Marketing
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 314 (83.07%) Developer
2 245 (64.81%) .NET Developer
3 76 (20.11%) C# Developer
4 57 (15.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (11.64%) Senior Developer
6 40 (10.58%) Graduate
6 40 (10.58%) Junior
7 37 (9.79%) Junior Developer
8 36 (9.52%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 36 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
8 36 (9.52%) Junior .NET Developer
9 21 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 19 (5.03%) Applications Support
11 18 (4.76%) Applications Developer
12 17 (4.50%) Software Engineer
13 16 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
13 16 (4.23%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (3.44%) Senior C# Developer
15 13 (3.44%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (100.00%) .NET
2 252 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 211 (55.82%) Entity Framework
4 192 (50.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 161 (42.59%) AngularJS
6 153 (40.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 148 (39.15%) WCF
8 137 (36.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 128 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 112 (29.63%) CSS
11 108 (28.57%) HTML
12 106 (28.04%) RESTful
13 82 (21.69%) jQuery
14 73 (19.31%) Web Services
15 66 (17.46%) Node.js
16 61 (16.14%) Code First Entity Framework
17 59 (15.61%) KnockoutJS
18 56 (14.81%) WPF
19 46 (12.17%) HTML5
20 43 (11.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.34%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.85%) Fintech
3 34 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 28 (7.41%) Social Network
5 19 (5.03%) Mobile App
6 17 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.91%) NHS
8 1 (0.26%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.26%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.58%) Windows
2 15 (3.97%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.32%) Linux
3 5 (1.32%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.53%) Android
4 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Unix
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (70.90%) MVC
2 233 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (36.51%) TDD
4 135 (35.71%) Web Application Development
5 105 (27.78%) BDD
6 80 (21.16%) Scrum
7 79 (20.90%) Web Development
8 54 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
9 52 (13.76%) SDLC
10 50 (13.23%) Kanban
11 49 (12.96%) OO
12 36 (9.52%) Asset Management
12 36 (9.52%) Multithreading
12 36 (9.52%) Wealth Management
13 30 (7.94%) Software Engineering
14 29 (7.67%) SOLID
15 28 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (7.41%) Unit Testing
16 25 (6.61%) Test Automation
17 24 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 327 (86.51%) C#
2 139 (36.77%) JavaScript
3 97 (25.66%) Ruby
4 96 (25.40%) SQL
5 36 (9.52%) F#
6 35 (9.26%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.76%) TypeScript
8 14 (3.70%) Java
9 12 (3.17%) VBA
10 7 (1.85%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.06%) C
13 3 (0.79%) PHP
13 3 (0.79%) Python
13 3 (0.79%) VB
14 2 (0.53%) Java 9
15 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.26%) ES6
15 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (9.26%) Degree
2 10 (2.65%) MCP
2 10 (2.65%) MCSA
2 10 (2.65%) MCSE
2 10 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.32%) HNC
3 5 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.79%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) HND
6 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.61%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.38%) Docker
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (9.52%) Kibana
2 3 (0.79%) WMI
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 73 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.52%) Google
3 19 (5.03%) Oracle
4 14 (3.70%) SAP
5 13 (3.44%) Capita
6 10 (2.65%) Intapp
7 8 (2.12%) Reuters
8 6 (1.59%) iManage
8 6 (1.59%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.32%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.06%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.06%) OpenText
10 4 (1.06%) Siebel
10 4 (1.06%) Tableau
11 3 (0.79%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.26%) HP
12 1 (0.26%) Remedy
12 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.26%) Teradata
12 1 (0.26%) VMware