The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Manchester
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 786 628 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.23% 18.62% 23.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.62% 47.54% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 676 577 772
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1802 1321 1607
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.38% 39.16% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1518 1141 1407
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Manchester

.NET
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for .NET in Manchester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Manchester

.NET
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham +3 56 £35,000 +21.73% 7
Bolton +5 38 £37,500 -9.63% 2
Stockport -1 36 £41,250 -13.15% 9
Altrincham -3 25 £42,500 +2.40% 7
Wigan +3 24 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Sale +5 17 £30,500 -23.75% 1
Bury -3 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Salford +2 13 £38,500 +71.11% 4
Cheadle -5 5 £38,750 -16.21% 3
Heywood - 5 £21,000 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1219 (79.93%) C#
2 837 (54.89%) ASP.NET
3 833 (54.62%) SQL Server
4 791 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
5 738 (48.39%) MVC
6 641 (42.03%) SQL
7 601 (39.41%) JavaScript
8 571 (37.44%) HTML
9 491 (32.20%) CSS
10 466 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 417 (27.34%) jQuery
12 413 (27.08%) TDD
13 348 (22.82%) Microsoft
14 344 (22.56%) WCF
15 327 (21.44%) AngularJS
16 313 (20.52%) Web Services
17 298 (19.54%) Web Development
18 287 (18.82%) .NET Framework
19 249 (16.33%) Scrum
20 241 (15.80%) Software Engineering
21 232 (15.21%) ASP.NET Web API
22 212 (13.90%) Finance
22 212 (13.90%) OO
23 208 (13.64%) WPF
24 207 (13.57%) Degree
25 196 (12.85%) VB.NET
26 194 (12.72%) Windows
26 194 (12.72%) Entity Framework
27 167 (10.95%) Java
27 167 (10.95%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related 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 62 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 52 (3.41%) Umbraco
3 49 (3.21%) CMS
4 31 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
5 28 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 24 (1.57%) IIS
7 16 (1.05%) Drupal
8 14 (0.92%) EPiServer
9 12 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.72%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.66%) Sitefinity
12 9 (0.59%) Apache
12 9 (0.59%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.52%) CloudStack
13 8 (0.52%) JBoss
13 8 (0.52%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.52%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.46%) GeoServer
15 5 (0.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 161 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.51%) MS Office
3 13 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) MS Project
5 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.92%) Visualfiles
3 11 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.33%) PlanetPress Connect
5 4 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.20%) Magento
6 3 (0.20%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.066%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 162 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 143 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (2.16%) SaaS
4 26 (1.70%) Google Play
5 23 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (0.79%) GitHub
8 5 (0.33%) Office 365
9 3 (0.20%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.13%) IaaS
10 2 (0.13%) PaaS
11 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.066%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.066%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.066%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.066%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.00%) Internet
2 42 (2.75%) HTTP
3 11 (0.72%) Firewall
4 8 (0.52%) Ethernet
5 7 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.39%) RS-232
7 5 (0.33%) SMS
8 4 (0.26%) SSL
9 3 (0.20%) Broadband
10 2 (0.13%) DNS
10 2 (0.13%) LLU
11 1 (0.066%) CTI
11 1 (0.066%) GPRS
11 1 (0.066%) GSM
11 1 (0.066%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.066%) Intranet
11 1 (0.066%) IPsec
11 1 (0.066%) ISDN
11 1 (0.066%) NAS
11 1 (0.066%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 833 (54.62%) SQL Server
2 147 (9.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 137 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 99 (6.49%) MySQL
5 72 (4.72%) NoSQL
6 70 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (3.15%) Big Data
9 45 (2.95%) MongoDB
10 40 (2.62%) Relational Database
11 35 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 29 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
14 22 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
16 14 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (0.66%) Redis
19 9 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 161 (10.56%) Visual Studio
2 128 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 121 (7.93%) Git (software)
4 119 (7.80%) NUnit
5 76 (4.98%) JIRA
6 67 (4.39%) MSTest
7 52 (3.41%) Selenium
8 46 (3.02%) TeamCity
9 40 (2.62%) Moq
10 36 (2.36%) Subversion
11 30 (1.97%) Rhino Mocks
12 24 (1.57%) Jenkins
13 20 (1.31%) NuGet
14 17 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (0.85%) AccuRev
15 13 (0.85%) Cucumber
16 11 (0.72%) SpecFlow
17 9 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 9 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 212 (13.90%) Finance
2 101 (6.62%) Games
3 90 (5.90%) Marketing
4 38 (2.49%) Legal
5 34 (2.23%) Law
5 34 (2.23%) Retail
6 32 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 31 (2.03%) Electronics
8 23 (1.51%) Banking
9 16 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 13 (0.85%) Advertising
11 11 (0.72%) Publishing
12 10 (0.66%) Back Office
13 8 (0.52%) Local Government
14 6 (0.39%) Automotive
15 5 (0.33%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.20%) Billing
18 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1133 (74.30%) Developer
2 725 (47.54%) .NET Developer
3 465 (30.49%) C# Developer
4 353 (23.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 236 (15.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 205 (13.44%) Senior Developer
7 188 (12.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 169 (11.08%) Software Developer
9 143 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
10 132 (8.66%) Web Developer
11 118 (7.74%) Senior C# Developer
12 111 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 103 (6.75%) Lead Developer
14 102 (6.69%) .NET Software Developer
15 88 (5.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 85 (5.57%) Junior
17 76 (4.98%) C# Software Developer
18 73 (4.79%) Junior Developer
19 72 (4.72%) Lead .NET Developer
20 71 (4.66%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 837 (54.89%) ASP.NET
2 571 (37.44%) HTML
3 491 (32.20%) CSS
4 466 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 417 (27.34%) jQuery
6 344 (22.56%) WCF
7 327 (21.44%) AngularJS
8 313 (20.52%) Web Services
9 287 (18.82%) .NET Framework
10 232 (15.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 208 (13.64%) WPF
12 194 (12.72%) Entity Framework
13 167 (10.95%) HTML5
14 160 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 142 (9.31%) RESTful
16 139 (9.11%) XML
17 138 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 122 (8.00%) Node.js
19 117 (7.67%) KnockoutJS
20 96 (6.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 127 (8.33%) iPad
2 98 (6.43%) Mobile App
3 87 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 62 (4.07%) User Experience
6 56 (3.67%) N-Tier
7 27 (1.77%) Xbox
8 26 (1.70%) iPhone
9 19 (1.25%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.18%) Social Network
11 16 (1.05%) Internet of Things
12 14 (0.92%) Smartphone
13 12 (0.79%) Tandem
14 9 (0.59%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.46%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.46%) iSeries
16 6 (0.39%) Animation
16 6 (0.39%) Graphic Design
16 6 (0.39%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 194 (12.72%) Windows
2 79 (5.18%) Android
3 74 (4.85%) Linux
4 54 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.36%) Windows Server
6 20 (1.31%) Unix
7 18 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
8 14 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.066%) CentOS
14 1 (0.066%) SUSE
14 1 (0.066%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.066%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.066%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.066%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
2 738 (48.39%) MVC
3 413 (27.08%) TDD
4 298 (19.54%) Web Development
5 249 (16.33%) Scrum
6 241 (15.80%) Software Engineering
7 212 (13.90%) OO
8 165 (10.82%) Web Application Development
9 146 (9.57%) BDD
10 129 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
11 123 (8.07%) SDLC
12 118 (7.74%) Kanban
13 104 (6.82%) E-Commerce
14 93 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
15 86 (5.64%) OOP
16 83 (5.44%) MVVM
17 73 (4.79%) Mentoring
18 65 (4.26%) DevOps
18 65 (4.26%) SOA
19 64 (4.20%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1219 (79.93%) C#
2 641 (42.03%) SQL
3 601 (39.41%) JavaScript
4 196 (12.85%) VB.NET
5 167 (10.95%) Java
6 145 (9.51%) T-SQL
7 120 (7.87%) C++
8 95 (6.23%) Ruby
9 84 (5.51%) PHP
10 65 (4.26%) VB
11 58 (3.80%) C
12 43 (2.82%) Python
13 40 (2.62%) PowerShell
14 37 (2.43%) TypeScript
15 36 (2.36%) Embedded C
16 35 (2.30%) PL/SQL
17 30 (1.97%) F#
18 23 (1.51%) VBA
19 22 (1.44%) Scala
20 19 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 207 (13.57%) Degree
2 24 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.25%) ISEB
5 15 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.66%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.52%) HNC
7 8 (0.52%) HND
8 4 (0.26%) MCP
9 3 (0.20%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.13%) APMP
10 2 (0.13%) CCNA
10 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.13%) MCSE
10 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.066%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.066%) MCITP
11 1 (0.066%) MCTS
11 1 (0.066%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.72%) QA
2 15 (0.98%) WAI
3 9 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.52%) SLA
5 5 (0.33%) WCAG
6 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) PMO
7 1 (0.066%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.066%) MiFID
7 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.066%) SDET
System Software
1 30 (1.97%) Firmware
2 27 (1.77%) Docker
3 9 (0.59%) vSphere
4 8 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.52%) Xen
4 8 (0.52%) XenServer
5 4 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.066%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.066%) KVM
6 1 (0.066%) Postfix
6 1 (0.066%) vCloud
6 1 (0.066%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (1.70%) Kibana
2 24 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.44%) Puppet
4 16 (1.05%) Ansible
5 6 (0.39%) Terraform
6 4 (0.26%) Cobbler
6 4 (0.26%) Mesos
6 4 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.13%) Icinga
7 2 (0.13%) Salt
8 1 (0.066%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.066%) Cacti
8 1 (0.066%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.066%) logstash
8 1 (0.066%) Nagios
8 1 (0.066%) Packer
8 1 (0.066%) SCCM
8 1 (0.066%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.066%) vMotion
Vendors
1 348 (22.82%) Microsoft
2 103 (6.75%) Google
3 52 (3.41%) Oracle
4 34 (2.23%) Sitecore
5 22 (1.44%) IBM
6 19 (1.25%) Xamarin
7 18 (1.18%) Twitter
8 16 (1.05%) SAP
9 15 (0.98%) Facebook
10 9 (0.59%) LexisNexis
10 9 (0.59%) PayPal
11 8 (0.52%) EnterpriseDB
12 6 (0.39%) AppDynamics
13 5 (0.33%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.26%) Cognos
14 4 (0.26%) iManage
14 4 (0.26%) Remedy
14 4 (0.26%) Tableau
15 3 (0.20%) Pega
15 3 (0.20%) TIBCO
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Working, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Destinology Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum, Benefits Annual bonus + Free Parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago