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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 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 786 622 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.20% 18.74% 22.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.79% 47.85% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 676 573 756
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 £60,750 £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 1795 1300 1587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.13% 39.17% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1127 1379
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
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 22 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 22 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 60 £35,000 +21.73% 6
Bolton +4 40 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Stockport -2 37 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Wigan +4 24 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Altrincham -2 24 £42,500 +2.40% 7
Bury -3 19 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Sale +5 16 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Salford +1 12 £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 22 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 1218 (79.71%) C#
2 837 (54.78%) ASP.NET
3 832 (54.45%) SQL Server
4 788 (51.57%) Agile Software Development
5 739 (48.36%) MVC
6 639 (41.82%) SQL
7 596 (39.01%) JavaScript
8 570 (37.30%) HTML
9 487 (31.87%) CSS
10 468 (30.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 419 (27.42%) TDD
12 412 (26.96%) jQuery
13 350 (22.91%) Microsoft
14 349 (22.84%) WCF
15 326 (21.34%) AngularJS
16 313 (20.48%) Web Services
17 301 (19.70%) Web Development
18 291 (19.04%) .NET Framework
19 252 (16.49%) Scrum
20 244 (15.97%) Software Engineering
21 234 (15.31%) ASP.NET Web API
22 213 (13.94%) Finance
22 213 (13.94%) OO
23 212 (13.87%) WPF
24 205 (13.42%) Degree
25 200 (13.09%) VB.NET
26 198 (12.96%) Windows
27 197 (12.89%) Entity Framework
28 167 (10.93%) Web Application Development
29 166 (10.86%) 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 63 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.21%) Umbraco
3 47 (3.08%) CMS
4 32 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
5 28 (1.83%) IIS
6 27 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (1.05%) Drupal
8 13 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (0.85%) EPiServer
9 11 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 11 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.65%) Apache
10 10 (0.65%) Sitefinity
11 9 (0.59%) CloudStack
11 9 (0.59%) JBoss
11 9 (0.59%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.59%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.46%) GeoServer
13 5 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 158 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.57%) 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 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.92%) Visualfiles
3 10 (0.65%) 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 (0.065%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 160 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 141 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.96%) SaaS
4 27 (1.77%) Google Play
5 23 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.72%) GitHub
8 6 (0.39%) 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 (0.065%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.065%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.065%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.06%) Internet
2 41 (2.68%) HTTP
3 13 (0.85%) Firewall
4 8 (0.52%) Ethernet
4 8 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.39%) RS-232
6 5 (0.33%) SMS
7 4 (0.26%) SSL
8 2 (0.13%) Broadband
8 2 (0.13%) DNS
8 2 (0.13%) IPsec
8 2 (0.13%) LLU
9 1 (0.065%) CTI
9 1 (0.065%) DHCP
9 1 (0.065%) GPRS
9 1 (0.065%) GSM
9 1 (0.065%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.065%) Intranet
9 1 (0.065%) ISDN
9 1 (0.065%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 832 (54.45%) SQL Server
2 153 (10.01%) SQL Server 2014
3 137 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 99 (6.48%) MySQL
5 73 (4.78%) NoSQL
6 69 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 54 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 49 (3.21%) Big Data
9 46 (3.01%) MongoDB
10 40 (2.62%) Relational Database
11 35 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 30 (1.96%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
14 23 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
16 13 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (0.65%) Redis
19 8 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 158 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 128 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 121 (7.92%) Git (software)
3 121 (7.92%) NUnit
4 77 (5.04%) JIRA
5 68 (4.45%) MSTest
6 52 (3.40%) Selenium
7 46 (3.01%) TeamCity
8 41 (2.68%) Moq
9 36 (2.36%) Subversion
10 31 (2.03%) Rhino Mocks
11 25 (1.64%) Jenkins
12 20 (1.31%) NuGet
13 16 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
14 13 (0.85%) AccuRev
14 13 (0.85%) Cucumber
15 12 (0.79%) SpecFlow
16 9 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 9 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 213 (13.94%) Finance
2 104 (6.81%) Games
3 90 (5.89%) Marketing
4 39 (2.55%) Legal
5 34 (2.23%) Law
5 34 (2.23%) Retail
6 32 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 30 (1.96%) Electronics
8 24 (1.57%) Banking
9 17 (1.11%) Telecoms
10 13 (0.85%) Advertising
11 10 (0.65%) Back Office
11 10 (0.65%) Publishing
12 8 (0.52%) Local Government
13 7 (0.46%) Automotive
14 6 (0.39%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.13%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1137 (74.41%) Developer
2 734 (48.04%) .NET Developer
3 464 (30.37%) C# Developer
4 355 (23.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 240 (15.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 202 (13.22%) Senior Developer
7 194 (12.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 171 (11.19%) Software Developer
9 142 (9.29%) Senior .NET Developer
10 131 (8.57%) Web Developer
11 117 (7.66%) Senior C# Developer
12 111 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 105 (6.87%) .NET Software Developer
14 102 (6.68%) Lead Developer
15 89 (5.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 85 (5.56%) Junior
17 78 (5.10%) C# Software Developer
18 73 (4.78%) Junior Developer
19 71 (4.65%) Lead .NET Developer
20 70 (4.58%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 837 (54.78%) ASP.NET
2 570 (37.30%) HTML
3 487 (31.87%) CSS
4 468 (30.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 412 (26.96%) jQuery
6 349 (22.84%) WCF
7 326 (21.34%) AngularJS
8 313 (20.48%) Web Services
9 291 (19.04%) .NET Framework
10 234 (15.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 212 (13.87%) WPF
12 197 (12.89%) Entity Framework
13 166 (10.86%) HTML5
14 159 (10.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 144 (9.42%) RESTful
16 141 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 140 (9.16%) XML
18 122 (7.98%) Node.js
19 119 (7.79%) KnockoutJS
20 96 (6.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.31%) Computer Science
2 120 (7.85%) iPad
3 100 (6.54%) Mobile App
4 87 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (4.12%) User Experience
7 55 (3.60%) N-Tier
8 29 (1.90%) Xbox
9 27 (1.77%) iPhone
10 19 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.24%) Social Network
11 15 (0.98%) Internet of Things
11 15 (0.98%) Smartphone
12 12 (0.79%) Tandem
13 9 (0.59%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.46%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.46%) iSeries
15 6 (0.39%) Animation
15 6 (0.39%) Graphic Design
15 6 (0.39%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 198 (12.96%) Windows
2 82 (5.37%) Android
3 76 (4.97%) Linux
4 56 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 37 (2.42%) Windows Server
6 20 (1.31%) Unix
7 18 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
8 15 (0.98%) 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
12 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.065%) CentOS
13 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.065%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.065%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.065%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.065%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 788 (51.57%) Agile Software Development
2 739 (48.36%) MVC
3 419 (27.42%) TDD
4 301 (19.70%) Web Development
5 252 (16.49%) Scrum
6 244 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 213 (13.94%) OO
8 167 (10.93%) Web Application Development
9 152 (9.95%) BDD
10 130 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
11 121 (7.92%) Kanban
12 120 (7.85%) SDLC
13 102 (6.68%) E-Commerce
14 98 (6.41%) Dependency Injection
15 84 (5.50%) MVVM
15 84 (5.50%) OOP
16 72 (4.71%) Mentoring
17 65 (4.25%) DevOps
18 63 (4.12%) Waterfall
19 62 (4.06%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1218 (79.71%) C#
2 639 (41.82%) SQL
3 596 (39.01%) JavaScript
4 200 (13.09%) VB.NET
5 166 (10.86%) Java
6 144 (9.42%) T-SQL
7 120 (7.85%) C++
8 97 (6.35%) Ruby
9 83 (5.43%) PHP
10 66 (4.32%) VB
11 59 (3.86%) C
12 43 (2.81%) Python
13 41 (2.68%) PowerShell
14 36 (2.36%) Embedded C
15 35 (2.29%) PL/SQL
15 35 (2.29%) TypeScript
16 31 (2.03%) F#
17 23 (1.51%) VBA
18 22 (1.44%) Scala
19 19 (1.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 205 (13.42%) Degree
2 25 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.31%) ISEB
5 15 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.52%) HNC
7 8 (0.52%) HND
8 5 (0.33%) 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 (0.065%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.065%) MCITP
11 1 (0.065%) MCTS
11 1 (0.065%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.58%) QA
2 15 (0.98%) WAI
3 8 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.52%) SLA
4 5 (0.33%) WCAG
5 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) PMO
6 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.065%) MiFID
6 1 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.065%) SDET
System Software
1 30 (1.96%) Firmware
2 27 (1.77%) Docker
3 11 (0.72%) vSphere
4 9 (0.59%) Xen
4 9 (0.59%) XenServer
5 8 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.13%) vCloud
8 1 (0.065%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.065%) KVM
8 1 (0.065%) Postfix
8 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (1.77%) Kibana
2 25 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.51%) Puppet
4 16 (1.05%) Ansible
5 6 (0.39%) Terraform
6 5 (0.33%) Cobbler
6 5 (0.33%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.20%) Mesos
8 2 (0.13%) Icinga
8 2 (0.13%) Salt
8 2 (0.13%) SCCM
8 2 (0.13%) vMotion
9 1 (0.065%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.065%) Cacti
9 1 (0.065%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.065%) logstash
9 1 (0.065%) Nagios
9 1 (0.065%) Packer
9 1 (0.065%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 350 (22.91%) Microsoft
2 106 (6.94%) Google
3 53 (3.47%) Oracle
4 32 (2.09%) Sitecore
5 23 (1.51%) IBM
6 19 (1.24%) Xamarin
7 18 (1.18%) Twitter
8 16 (1.05%) SAP
9 14 (0.92%) Facebook
10 11 (0.72%) PayPal
11 9 (0.59%) EnterpriseDB
11 9 (0.59%) LexisNexis
12 6 (0.39%) AppDynamics
13 5 (0.33%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.33%) Tableau
14 4 (0.26%) Cognos
14 4 (0.26%) iManage
14 4 (0.26%) Pega
14 4 (0.26%) Remedy
14 4 (0.26%) VMware
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Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Remote Working
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £45000 per annum, Benefits Annual bonus + Free Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Cheadle, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago