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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 807 627 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.01% 18.14% 21.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.91% 47.11% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 704 558 685
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 £29,000 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 1838 1331 1582
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.57% 38.50% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1140 1379
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Wigan +3 43 £42,500 +45.29% 2
Stockport -5 39 £36,750 -2.00% 8
Oldham -1 37 £36,250 +19.83% 1
Altrincham +2 29 £40,000 -3.61% 6
Bolton +1 24 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Salford -1 18 £38,500 +40.00% 3
Sale +4 15 £30,500 -23.75%
Cheadle -4 7 £38,750 -1.89% 2
Heywood - 5 £21,000 -
Bury -8 4 £40,000 +14.28%
.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 1249 (80.63%) C#
2 866 (55.91%) SQL Server
3 845 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 831 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
5 751 (48.48%) MVC
6 676 (43.64%) SQL
7 646 (41.70%) JavaScript
8 590 (38.09%) HTML
9 508 (32.80%) CSS
10 474 (30.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 436 (28.15%) jQuery
12 410 (26.47%) TDD
13 359 (23.18%) Microsoft
14 340 (21.95%) AngularJS
15 331 (21.37%) Web Services
16 312 (20.14%) WCF
17 301 (19.43%) Web Development
18 291 (18.79%) .NET Framework
19 254 (16.40%) Scrum
20 245 (15.82%) Software Engineering
21 237 (15.30%) Degree
22 236 (15.24%) ASP.NET Web API
23 231 (14.91%) Finance
24 209 (13.49%) OO
25 204 (13.17%) Windows
26 195 (12.59%) Entity Framework
27 187 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
27 187 (12.07%) Visual Studio
27 187 (12.07%) WPF
28 183 (11.81%) Java

.NET
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 64 (4.13%) SharePoint
1 64 (4.13%) Umbraco
2 63 (4.07%) CMS
3 38 (2.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 32 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.16%) Drupal
6 17 (1.10%) EPiServer
7 12 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (0.77%) IIS
7 12 (0.77%) Sitefinity
8 11 (0.71%) Apache
8 11 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.58%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.52%) GeoServer
11 7 (0.45%) OpenEdge
11 7 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.26%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.26%) Confluence
12 4 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 38 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.77%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.32%) PlanetPress Connect
6 4 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.13%) Magento
7 2 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 187 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 148 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.39%) SaaS
4 27 (1.74%) Google Play
5 22 (1.42%) GitHub
6 19 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.39%) Office 365
9 3 (0.19%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 3 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.13%) IaaS
10 2 (0.13%) PaaS
11 1 (0.065%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.065%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.065%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.065%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.74%) Internet
2 42 (2.71%) HTTP
3 15 (0.97%) Ethernet
4 11 (0.71%) RS-232
4 11 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.39%) SSL
6 5 (0.32%) SMS
7 4 (0.26%) Broadband
7 4 (0.26%) LLU
8 3 (0.19%) Firewall
8 3 (0.19%) Intranet
9 2 (0.13%) DNS
10 1 (0.065%) CTI
10 1 (0.065%) DHCP
10 1 (0.065%) ISDN
10 1 (0.065%) LDAP
10 1 (0.065%) NAS
10 1 (0.065%) SAN
10 1 (0.065%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 866 (55.91%) SQL Server
2 137 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 136 (8.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 96 (6.20%) MySQL
5 78 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 77 (4.97%) NoSQL
7 57 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 53 (3.42%) MongoDB
9 41 (2.65%) Relational Database
10 40 (2.58%) Big Data
11 36 (2.32%) SQL Server 2016
12 31 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (1.87%) RDBMS
13 29 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (1.48%) SQL Server 2000
15 16 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
17 12 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 187 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 130 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 126 (8.13%) Git (software)
4 120 (7.75%) NUnit
5 73 (4.71%) MSTest
6 65 (4.20%) JIRA
7 53 (3.42%) Selenium
7 53 (3.42%) TeamCity
8 41 (2.65%) Moq
9 27 (1.74%) Rhino Mocks
9 27 (1.74%) Subversion
10 25 (1.61%) Jenkins
11 22 (1.42%) NuGet
11 22 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (0.84%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.71%) AccuRev
14 11 (0.71%) Microsoft Blend
14 11 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 11 (0.71%) WiX
General
1 231 (14.91%) Finance
2 101 (6.52%) Games
3 92 (5.94%) Marketing
4 44 (2.84%) Legal
4 44 (2.84%) Retail
5 40 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 36 (2.32%) Electronics
7 31 (2.00%) Law
8 25 (1.61%) Banking
9 24 (1.55%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.10%) Advertising
11 12 (0.77%) Publishing
12 10 (0.65%) Back Office
13 8 (0.52%) Automotive
13 8 (0.52%) Local Government
14 6 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.26%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.065%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.065%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1135 (73.27%) Developer
2 699 (45.13%) .NET Developer
3 459 (29.63%) C# Developer
4 332 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 219 (14.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 183 (11.81%) Senior Developer
7 167 (10.78%) Software Developer
8 159 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 124 (8.01%) Web Developer
10 118 (7.62%) Senior .NET Developer
11 106 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 99 (6.39%) Senior C# Developer
13 88 (5.68%) Junior
14 87 (5.62%) Lead Developer
15 84 (5.42%) .NET Software Developer
16 74 (4.78%) Junior Developer
16 74 (4.78%) Software Engineer
17 72 (4.65%) SQL Developer
18 65 (4.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 64 (4.13%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 845 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 590 (38.09%) HTML
3 508 (32.80%) CSS
4 474 (30.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 436 (28.15%) jQuery
6 340 (21.95%) AngularJS
7 331 (21.37%) Web Services
8 312 (20.14%) WCF
9 291 (18.79%) .NET Framework
10 236 (15.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 195 (12.59%) Entity Framework
12 187 (12.07%) WPF
13 183 (11.81%) HTML5
14 167 (10.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 144 (9.30%) XML
16 139 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 139 (8.97%) RESTful
17 126 (8.13%) Node.js
18 119 (7.68%) KnockoutJS
19 109 (7.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 138 (8.91%) iPad
2 136 (8.78%) Computer Science
3 105 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
4 99 (6.39%) Mobile App
5 98 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
6 69 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
7 62 (4.00%) User Experience
8 57 (3.68%) N-Tier
9 27 (1.74%) iPhone
10 21 (1.36%) Internet of Things
11 19 (1.23%) Algorithms
11 19 (1.23%) Social Network
12 14 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 14 (0.90%) Xbox
13 12 (0.77%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.77%) Tandem
14 11 (0.71%) Fintech
14 11 (0.71%) Industrial Internet of Things
15 9 (0.58%) Smartphone
16 8 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 204 (13.17%) Windows
2 91 (5.87%) Android
3 76 (4.91%) Linux
4 63 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.32%) Windows Server
6 20 (1.29%) Unix
6 20 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
8 13 (0.84%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.71%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 7 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.19%) CentOS
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.065%) SUSE
15 1 (0.065%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 831 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
2 751 (48.48%) MVC
3 410 (26.47%) TDD
4 301 (19.43%) Web Development
5 254 (16.40%) Scrum
6 245 (15.82%) Software Engineering
7 209 (13.49%) OO
8 173 (11.17%) Web Application Development
9 141 (9.10%) BDD
9 141 (9.10%) SDLC
10 137 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
11 124 (8.01%) Kanban
12 98 (6.33%) E-Commerce
13 93 (6.00%) Dependency Injection
14 92 (5.94%) OOP
15 89 (5.75%) MVVM
16 79 (5.10%) SOA
17 77 (4.97%) DevOps
18 75 (4.84%) Unit Testing
19 70 (4.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1249 (80.63%) C#
2 676 (43.64%) SQL
3 646 (41.70%) JavaScript
4 183 (11.81%) Java
5 173 (11.17%) VB.NET
6 137 (8.84%) C++
7 133 (8.59%) T-SQL
8 94 (6.07%) Ruby
9 81 (5.23%) PHP
10 72 (4.65%) C
11 61 (3.94%) VB
12 49 (3.16%) Python
13 47 (3.03%) TypeScript
14 35 (2.26%) Embedded C
15 34 (2.19%) PL/SQL
16 31 (2.00%) PowerShell
17 29 (1.87%) F#
18 20 (1.29%) Scala
19 19 (1.23%) VBA
20 18 (1.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 237 (15.30%) Degree
2 24 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.03%) ISEB
5 15 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.52%) HNC
6 8 (0.52%) HND
7 7 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.39%) MCP
8 6 (0.39%) PhD
9 3 (0.19%) 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 (0.065%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.065%) MCITP
11 1 (0.065%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.04%) QA
2 12 (0.77%) WAI
3 10 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.39%) SLA
5 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.32%) WCAG
6 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.065%) SDET
System Software
1 30 (1.94%) Firmware
2 24 (1.55%) Docker
3 8 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.065%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.065%) KVM
6 1 (0.065%) Postfix
6 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.065%) Xen
6 1 (0.065%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (1.74%) Kibana
2 22 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.36%) Ansible
4 20 (1.29%) Puppet
5 8 (0.52%) Mesos
6 6 (0.39%) Terraform
7 2 (0.13%) Icinga
8 1 (0.065%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.065%) Cacti
8 1 (0.065%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.065%) logstash
8 1 (0.065%) Nagios
8 1 (0.065%) Packer
8 1 (0.065%) Salt
8 1 (0.065%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 359 (23.18%) Microsoft
2 95 (6.13%) Google
3 51 (3.29%) Oracle
4 43 (2.78%) Sitecore
5 26 (1.68%) Facebook
6 24 (1.55%) Xamarin
7 22 (1.42%) IBM
8 21 (1.36%) SAP
8 21 (1.36%) Twitter
9 10 (0.65%) LexisNexis
10 6 (0.39%) VMware
11 5 (0.32%) iManage
12 4 (0.26%) Cognos
13 3 (0.19%) Alterian
13 3 (0.19%) AppDynamics
13 3 (0.19%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.19%) Remedy
14 2 (0.13%) Pega
14 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.13%) SaltStack
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Benefits
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Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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