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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 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 17 12 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 641 560 700
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 10.44% 12.16% 19.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.04% 31.08% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 441 488 595
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,425 £36,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,500 £68,750
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

.NET 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 2,134 1,802 1,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 34.75% 39.11% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,459 1,448 1,359
10th Percentile £38,250 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.37% +1.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £73,675 £65,000 £60,313
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Manchester

.NET
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in Manchester.

Salary trend for .NET in Manchester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cheadle 0 12 £37,500 -23.08% 3
Stockport -1 10 £50,000 -2.44% 2
Oldham -8 10 £45,000 -36.84% 1
Salford -13 9 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Altrincham +7 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Bury -5 5 £45,000 -
Bolton -11 5 £52,750 +15.30%
Wigan -8 3 £42,500 -26.09% 1
Stalybridge - 3 - -
Rochdale - 1 £44,833 -
.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing .NET 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.

1 438 (68.33%) C#
2 346 (53.98%) Agile
3 312 (48.67%) SQL
4 306 (47.74%) Azure
5 288 (44.93%) JavaScript
5 288 (44.93%) .NET Core
6 237 (36.97%) Software Engineering
7 192 (29.95%) AngularJS
8 182 (28.39%) DevOps
9 175 (27.30%) Microsoft
10 170 (26.52%) React
11 161 (25.12%) CSS
12 157 (24.49%) AWS
13 144 (22.46%) HTML
13 144 (22.46%) Microservices
14 133 (20.75%) SQL Server
15 126 (19.66%) MVC
16 125 (19.50%) TDD
17 118 (18.41%) Full Stack Development
18 113 (17.63%) CI/CD
19 110 (17.16%) .NET Framework
20 104 (16.22%) Finance
21 103 (16.07%) ASP.NET
22 102 (15.91%) TypeScript
23 100 (15.60%) Kubernetes
23 100 (15.60%) Web Development
24 99 (15.44%) Social Skills
25 97 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
25 97 (15.13%) Java
26 93 (14.51%) Git (software)

.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 19 (2.96%) Umbraco
2 13 (2.03%) CMS
2 13 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.87%) IIS
4 9 (1.40%) Sitefinity
5 3 (0.47%) Apache Pulsar
5 3 (0.47%) SAS
5 3 (0.47%) WinCC
6 2 (0.31%) Apache
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.16%) Confluence
7 1 (0.16%) Drupal
7 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.62%) Maple
2 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 306 (47.74%) Azure
2 157 (24.49%) AWS
3 88 (13.73%) Azure DevOps
4 84 (13.10%) Serverless
5 55 (8.58%) Azure Functions
6 50 (7.80%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 46 (7.18%) SaaS
8 41 (6.40%) Azure Service Bus
9 34 (5.30%) GCP
10 28 (4.37%) Azure Logic Apps
11 26 (4.06%) Azure Pipelines
12 15 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (2.34%) Azure Service Fabric
12 15 (2.34%) GitHub
13 13 (2.03%) Azure AKS
13 13 (2.03%) Azure Monitor
14 11 (1.72%) PaaS
14 11 (1.72%) Power Platform
15 9 (1.40%) Contentstack
16 8 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 79 (12.32%) HTTP
2 17 (2.65%) SSL
3 16 (2.50%) Internet
4 5 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.62%) DNS
5 4 (0.62%) Network Security
6 2 (0.31%) DHCP
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 81 (12.64%) NoSQL
3 36 (5.62%) MongoDB
4 31 (4.84%) MySQL
5 24 (3.74%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.34%) Redis
7 12 (1.87%) DynamoDB
7 12 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (1.56%) Big Data
8 10 (1.56%) Bigtable
8 10 (1.56%) DB2
8 10 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.25%) Power BI
9 8 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.62%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.62%) Riak
Development Applications
1 93 (14.51%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.50%) Selenium
5 11 (1.72%) TeamCity
6 10 (1.56%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.25%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.09%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.09%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.94%) JIRA
11 5 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.78%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.62%) Maven
12 4 (0.62%) NUnit
12 4 (0.62%) Postman
12 4 (0.62%) SonarQube
12 4 (0.62%) Subversion
13 3 (0.47%) Bitbucket Server
13 3 (0.47%) JUnit
General
1 104 (16.22%) Finance
2 99 (15.44%) Social Skills
3 56 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (6.71%) Marketing
4 43 (6.71%) Public Sector
5 39 (6.08%) Retail
6 32 (4.99%) French Language
7 29 (4.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 28 (4.37%) Manufacturing
9 24 (3.74%) Law
9 24 (3.74%) Legal
10 23 (3.59%) Games
11 14 (2.18%) Banking
11 14 (2.18%) Telecoms
12 12 (1.87%) Electronics
13 11 (1.72%) Publishing
14 10 (1.56%) Local Government
15 8 (1.25%) Automotive
15 8 (1.25%) Influencing Skills
15 8 (1.25%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 403 (62.87%) Developer
2 154 (24.02%) .NET Developer
3 103 (16.07%) Software Engineer
4 89 (13.88%) Senior Developer
5 83 (12.95%) C# Developer
6 77 (12.01%) Software Developer
7 56 (8.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 48 (7.49%) Senior .NET Developer
9 43 (6.71%) Web Developer
10 36 (5.62%) Architect
11 34 (5.30%) Applications Developer
12 33 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
13 32 (4.99%) Web Applications Developer
14 30 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
15 25 (3.90%) Senior Software Developer
16 22 (3.43%) SQL Developer
17 19 (2.96%) C# Software Developer
18 18 (2.81%) Lead Developer
18 18 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
19 17 (2.65%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (44.93%) .NET Core
2 192 (29.95%) AngularJS
3 170 (26.52%) React
4 161 (25.12%) CSS
5 144 (22.46%) HTML
6 110 (17.16%) .NET Framework
7 103 (16.07%) ASP.NET
8 83 (12.95%) Node.js
9 82 (12.79%) jQuery
10 63 (9.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 63 (9.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 60 (9.36%) REST
12 57 (8.89%) RESTful
13 55 (8.58%) Vue.js
14 49 (7.64%) Entity Framework
15 48 (7.49%) Ajax
16 45 (7.02%) HTML5
17 42 (6.55%) Angular 2
18 36 (5.62%) WPF
19 34 (5.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.74%) User Experience
2 46 (7.18%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 24 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (2.96%) Data Protection Act
6 14 (2.18%) Blog
6 14 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.72%) Cloud Native
8 10 (1.56%) Legacy Systems
8 10 (1.56%) Tandem
9 9 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.40%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.25%) Cyberattack
10 8 (1.25%) Cybercrime
11 7 (1.09%) Sports Betting
12 5 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.78%) IoT
13 4 (0.62%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.62%) FMCG
13 4 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (6.71%) Linux
2 42 (6.55%) Android
3 41 (6.40%) Apple iOS
4 25 (3.90%) Windows
5 4 (0.62%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.47%) Unix
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (53.98%) Agile
2 237 (36.97%) Software Engineering
3 182 (28.39%) DevOps
4 144 (22.46%) Microservices
5 126 (19.66%) MVC
6 125 (19.50%) TDD
7 118 (18.41%) Full Stack Development
8 113 (17.63%) CI/CD
9 100 (15.60%) Web Development
10 97 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
11 82 (12.79%) Scrum
11 82 (12.79%) Test Automation
12 75 (11.70%) SDLC
13 73 (11.39%) Mentoring
14 50 (7.80%) OO
15 46 (7.18%) Collaborative Working
16 41 (6.40%) Coaching
17 40 (6.24%) Kanban
18 39 (6.08%) ERP
19 38 (5.93%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 438 (68.33%) C#
2 312 (48.67%) SQL
3 288 (44.93%) JavaScript
4 102 (15.91%) TypeScript
5 97 (15.13%) Java
6 68 (10.61%) T-SQL
7 49 (7.64%) Python
8 37 (5.77%) Go
8 37 (5.77%) Ruby
8 37 (5.77%) VB
9 35 (5.46%) Tcl
10 31 (4.84%) PowerShell
11 19 (2.96%) Scala
12 18 (2.81%) C++
13 15 (2.34%) PHP
14 13 (2.03%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.56%) Apple Swift
15 10 (1.56%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.25%) ES6
17 5 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.37%) Degree
4 18 (2.81%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.62%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.47%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.96%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) Accessibility
2 2 (0.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 79 (12.32%) Docker
2 6 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 100 (15.60%) Kubernetes
2 39 (6.08%) Terraform
3 4 (0.62%) Ansible
4 2 (0.31%) Istio
4 2 (0.31%) Puppet
4 2 (0.31%) SCCM
4 2 (0.31%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 175 (27.30%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.55%) Google
3 28 (4.37%) Oracle
4 27 (4.21%) Xamarin
5 14 (2.18%) SAP
6 12 (1.87%) Dell
7 11 (1.72%) NEC
7 11 (1.72%) Northgate
7 11 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.09%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.62%) Perforce
10 3 (0.47%) Hitachi
11 2 (0.31%) CyberArk
11 2 (0.31%) Remedy
11 2 (0.31%) Sage
11 2 (0.31%) Siebel
11 2 (0.31%) VMware
12 1 (0.16%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.16%) Progress
12 1 (0.16%) Sybase