Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 17 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 -3
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 677 943 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.25% 11.41% 10.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.97% 24.78% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 620 853 720
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,150 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

ASP.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 3,390 3,805 2,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.30% 46.03% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,912 3,233 2,438
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Manchester

ASP.NET
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for ASP.NET in Manchester

ASP.NET
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ASP.NET in Manchester

ASP.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 ASP.NET within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Stockport -2 32 £47,500 +26.67% 9
Bolton -2 27 £37,500 - 7
Altrincham 0 24 £50,000 +33.33% 12
Bury +8 16 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Oldham +12 15 £19,750 -43.57% 2
Sale -2 14 £42,500 +39.34% 3
Wigan -14 12 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 8 £35,000 - 2
Rochdale +5 6 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Cheadle -5 6 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Salford -1 5 £42,500 +21.43% 8
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing ASP.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 ASP.NET.

1 677 (100.00%) .NET
2 640 (94.53%) C#
3 483 (71.34%) MVC
4 417 (61.60%) Agile Software Development
5 389 (57.46%) SQL Server
6 387 (57.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 313 (46.23%) JavaScript
8 283 (41.80%) HTML
9 271 (40.03%) CSS
10 222 (32.79%) SQL
11 216 (31.91%) AngularJS
12 206 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 202 (29.84%) TDD
14 197 (29.10%) .NET Framework
15 196 (28.95%) Scrum
16 162 (23.93%) WCF
17 158 (23.34%) Web Application Development
18 154 (22.75%) Web Development
19 148 (21.86%) Microsoft Azure
20 146 (21.57%) Microsoft
21 135 (19.94%) SQL Server 2016
22 133 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 130 (19.20%) RESTful
24 122 (18.02%) Entity Framework
25 117 (17.28%) Software Engineering
26 114 (16.84%) Finance
27 108 (15.95%) jQuery
28 101 (14.92%) BDD
29 98 (14.48%) Git (software)
30 96 (14.18%) Web Services

ASP.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 35 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (5.02%) CMS
3 20 (2.95%) Umbraco
4 19 (2.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 17 (2.51%) IIS
6 16 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.18%) Apache Pig
7 8 (1.18%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.74%) Content Management Server
9 4 (0.59%) SAS
9 4 (0.59%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.44%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.30%) DNN
12 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (0.89%) Adobe After Effects
1 6 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (0.89%) Adobe Premiere
1 6 (0.89%) InDesign
1 6 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.89%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 148 (21.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (4.58%) Google Play
4 13 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.74%) SaaS
8 2 (0.30%) GitHub
8 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.30%) Office 365
8 2 (0.30%) PaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) iTunes
9 1 (0.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.28%) Internet
2 13 (1.92%) HTTP
3 10 (1.48%) Intranet
4 8 (1.18%) Firewall
4 8 (1.18%) SSL
4 8 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.44%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (57.46%) SQL Server
2 135 (19.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 67 (9.90%) MongoDB
4 41 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 35 (5.17%) MySQL
6 30 (4.43%) RavenDB
7 20 (2.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.92%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.62%) Blockchain
12 11 (1.62%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.18%) Apache Hive
13 8 (1.18%) Big Data
13 8 (1.18%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (1.03%) Couchbase
15 6 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 98 (14.48%) Git (software)
2 61 (9.01%) TeamCity
3 44 (6.50%) NUnit
4 35 (5.17%) Visual Studio
5 34 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (4.73%) MSTest
7 26 (3.84%) Selenium
8 23 (3.40%) JIRA
9 19 (2.81%) Grunt
10 14 (2.07%) Bitbucket
11 13 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (1.77%) Subversion
13 8 (1.18%) CodeSonar
13 8 (1.18%) git-flow
13 8 (1.18%) Robot Framework
14 7 (1.03%) Mercurial
14 7 (1.03%) SpecFlow
15 6 (0.89%) ReSharper
15 6 (0.89%) SonarQube
General
1 114 (16.84%) Finance
2 78 (11.52%) Games
3 40 (5.91%) Retail
4 38 (5.61%) Marketing
5 21 (3.10%) Advertising
6 14 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.48%) Electronics
9 8 (1.18%) Automotive
10 7 (1.03%) Legal
10 7 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.59%) Banking
11 4 (0.59%) Law
12 3 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 544 (80.35%) Developer
2 421 (62.19%) .NET Developer
3 217 (32.05%) C# Developer
4 179 (26.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (12.56%) Software Developer
6 84 (12.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 80 (11.82%) Senior Developer
8 74 (10.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 65 (9.60%) Software Engineer
10 57 (8.42%) .NET Software Developer
11 54 (7.98%) Senior .NET Developer
12 53 (7.83%) C# Software Developer
13 50 (7.39%) Junior
13 50 (7.39%) Junior Developer
14 48 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 44 (6.50%) C# Software Engineer
16 42 (6.20%) Web Developer
17 39 (5.76%) Agile C# Developer
17 39 (5.76%) Agile Developer
18 38 (5.61%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 677 (100.00%) .NET
2 387 (57.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 283 (41.80%) HTML
4 271 (40.03%) CSS
5 216 (31.91%) AngularJS
6 206 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 197 (29.10%) .NET Framework
8 162 (23.93%) WCF
9 133 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 130 (19.20%) RESTful
11 122 (18.02%) Entity Framework
12 108 (15.95%) jQuery
13 96 (14.18%) Web Services
14 92 (13.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 91 (13.44%) HTML5
16 85 (12.56%) KnockoutJS
17 78 (11.52%) Node.js
18 77 (11.37%) WPF
19 67 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 66 (9.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.27%) Computer Science
2 51 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
3 49 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (5.61%) Mobile App
5 32 (4.73%) Fintech
6 30 (4.43%) iPhone
6 30 (4.43%) User Experience
7 23 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.92%) Social Network
11 7 (1.03%) Blog
11 7 (1.03%) Life Science
12 6 (0.89%) Video Editing
13 5 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.74%) LIMS
14 4 (0.59%) BBC
14 4 (0.59%) Music Streaming
14 4 (0.59%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (8.12%) Android
2 47 (6.94%) Windows
3 24 (3.55%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.77%) Linux
5 8 (1.18%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.59%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (71.34%) MVC
2 417 (61.60%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (29.84%) TDD
4 196 (28.95%) Scrum
5 158 (23.34%) Web Application Development
6 154 (22.75%) Web Development
7 117 (17.28%) Software Engineering
8 101 (14.92%) BDD
9 94 (13.88%) OO
10 88 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (12.56%) Kanban
12 80 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
13 67 (9.90%) SOLID
14 51 (7.53%) OOP
15 49 (7.24%) Test Automation
16 46 (6.79%) Multithreading
17 41 (6.06%) MVVM
18 38 (5.61%) SDLC
19 36 (5.32%) Domain-Driven Design
20 34 (5.02%) UML
Programming Languages
1 640 (94.53%) C#
2 313 (46.23%) JavaScript
3 222 (32.79%) SQL
4 88 (13.00%) T-SQL
5 71 (10.49%) Ruby
6 50 (7.39%) TypeScript
7 46 (6.79%) C++
8 39 (5.76%) Java
9 33 (4.87%) PL/SQL
10 27 (3.99%) F#
11 26 (3.84%) PHP
12 21 (3.10%) VB.NET
13 17 (2.51%) Python
14 14 (2.07%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.77%) C
16 9 (1.33%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.18%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.89%) Perl
18 6 (0.89%) XPath
19 3 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 47 (6.94%) Degree
2 17 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.48%) SANS
5 8 (1.18%) CCNA
5 8 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.18%) CISSP
5 8 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.18%) GIAC
5 8 (1.18%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (1.18%) MCSE
5 8 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.18%) SSCP
6 5 (0.74%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.30%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.30%) MCP
7 2 (0.30%) OSCE
7 2 (0.30%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.69%) QA
2 7 (1.03%) SLA
3 6 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (3.40%) Docker
2 9 (1.33%) vSphere
3 4 (0.59%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (3.99%) Kibana
2 8 (1.18%) Puppet
2 8 (1.18%) Salt
3 7 (1.03%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.30%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 146 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.08%) Google
3 24 (3.55%) Sitecore
4 19 (2.81%) Capita
5 17 (2.51%) Facebook
6 16 (2.36%) WorldPay
7 15 (2.22%) Xamarin
8 12 (1.77%) Oracle
9 9 (1.33%) SAP
10 6 (0.89%) Adobe
10 6 (0.89%) HP
11 5 (0.74%) Apple
11 5 (0.74%) Intapp
12 4 (0.59%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.59%) Remedy
12 4 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.59%) Sony
12 4 (0.59%) Twitter
12 4 (0.59%) Yahoo!
13 2 (0.30%) Pega