Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 220 238
Rank change year-on-year -16 +18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 51 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.66% 0.71% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.73% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 35
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +20.25%

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 7583 7151 7132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.69% 97.72% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6303 6135 5896
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in Manchester

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in Manchester

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in Manchester

.NET Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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
Cheadle -6 3 £40,000 -15.79%
Sale - 1 £43,000 -
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
.NET Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) .NET
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (98.04%) C#
3 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (72.55%) ASP.NET
5 36 (70.59%) Scrum
6 34 (66.67%) OO
7 33 (64.71%) JavaScript
8 30 (58.82%) Use Case
9 29 (56.86%) WCF
9 29 (56.86%) HTML
9 29 (56.86%) SQL
10 27 (52.94%) Web Services
10 27 (52.94%) MVVM
11 26 (50.98%) WPF
11 26 (50.98%) LINQ
11 26 (50.98%) CSS
12 25 (49.02%) T-SQL
12 25 (49.02%) jQuery
13 24 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (47.06%) RUP
13 24 (47.06%) DSDM
14 23 (45.10%) NUnit
14 23 (45.10%) RESTful
15 22 (43.14%) MSTest
15 22 (43.14%) WF
15 22 (43.14%) Silverlight
15 22 (43.14%) Finance
15 22 (43.14%) Service Delivery
15 22 (43.14%) UML

.NET Software Engineer 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 2 (3.92%) IIS
1 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.96%) Predix
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.96%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) AMQP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.92%) Redis
4 2 (3.92%) Riak
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (45.10%) NUnit
2 22 (43.14%) MSTest
3 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.69%) Subversion
5 5 (9.80%) Selenium
6 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.92%) MSI
7 2 (3.92%) NuGet
7 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.92%) WiX
8 1 (1.96%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.96%) JIRA
8 1 (1.96%) Moq
8 1 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Advertising
2 4 (7.84%) Back Office
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (72.55%) ASP.NET
3 29 (56.86%) HTML
3 29 (56.86%) WCF
4 27 (52.94%) Web Services
5 26 (50.98%) CSS
5 26 (50.98%) LINQ
5 26 (50.98%) WPF
6 25 (49.02%) jQuery
7 23 (45.10%) RESTful
8 22 (43.14%) Silverlight
8 22 (43.14%) SOAP
8 22 (43.14%) WF
8 22 (43.14%) XML
8 22 (43.14%) XSLT
9 16 (31.37%) .NET Framework
10 8 (15.69%) NancyFx
11 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
12 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (70.59%) Scrum
4 34 (66.67%) OO
5 30 (58.82%) Use Case
6 27 (52.94%) MVVM
7 24 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (47.06%) DSDM
7 24 (47.06%) RUP
8 22 (43.14%) Service Delivery
8 22 (43.14%) UML
9 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
10 13 (25.49%) TDD
11 10 (19.61%) Integration Testing
11 10 (19.61%) OOP
12 9 (17.65%) MVC
13 8 (15.69%) Change Management
13 8 (15.69%) Code Coverage
13 8 (15.69%) Release Management
14 6 (11.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) C#
2 33 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 29 (56.86%) SQL
4 25 (49.02%) T-SQL
5 22 (43.14%) C++
5 22 (43.14%) Java
5 22 (43.14%) PL/SQL
6 8 (15.69%) C
7 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.88%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.92%) Clojure
9 2 (3.92%) Erlang
9 2 (3.92%) F#
9 2 (3.92%) Go
9 2 (3.92%) Haskell
9 2 (3.92%) Python
9 2 (3.92%) Scala
10 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
1 2 (3.92%) Cobbler
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.84%) JD Edwards
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) SAP
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.96%) Xamarin