Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 19 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 753 858 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.13% 11.08% 10.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.55% 24.42% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 679 782 681
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,100 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £56,250
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 3,665 3,513 2,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 49.32% 45.38% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3,191 3,041 2,260
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +10.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Bolton +2 47 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Altrincham +1 26 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Sale -1 24 £42,500 +39.34% 3
Wigan -6 23 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Stockport -19 20 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Oldham +13 18 £21,500 -38.57%
Rochdale +10 14 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Bury -16 9 £35,000 +16.67% 9
Cheadle -3 6 £37,750 +0.67% 1
Salford -5 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 753 (100.00%) .NET
2 709 (94.16%) C#
3 556 (73.84%) MVC
4 509 (67.60%) Agile Software Development
5 462 (61.35%) SQL Server
6 453 (60.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 304 (40.37%) JavaScript
8 288 (38.25%) CSS
9 267 (35.46%) HTML
10 256 (34.00%) Scrum
11 248 (32.93%) TDD
12 236 (31.34%) WCF
13 228 (30.28%) SQL
14 213 (28.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 212 (28.15%) .NET Framework
16 200 (26.56%) AngularJS
17 185 (24.57%) Web Application Development
18 179 (23.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 174 (23.11%) Microsoft
20 173 (22.97%) RESTful
21 163 (21.65%) jQuery
22 152 (20.19%) Web Development
23 148 (19.65%) Microsoft Azure
24 143 (18.99%) SQL Server 2016
25 137 (18.19%) Entity Framework
26 132 (17.53%) BDD
27 131 (17.40%) Software Engineering
28 123 (16.33%) OO
29 120 (15.94%) Git (software)
30 119 (15.80%) Finance

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 56 (7.44%) CMS
2 37 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (3.72%) Umbraco
4 27 (3.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 25 (3.32%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.59%) EPiServer
8 9 (1.20%) IIS
9 6 (0.80%) Content Management Server
10 4 (0.53%) SAS
11 3 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.13%) DNN
12 1 (0.13%) Kentico
12 1 (0.13%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.80%) Adobe After Effects
2 6 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.80%) Adobe Premiere
2 6 (0.80%) InDesign
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.13%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 148 (19.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (11.95%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (4.25%) Google Play
4 15 (1.99%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (0.93%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 6 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.66%) Office 365
8 3 (0.40%) Serverless
9 2 (0.27%) GitHub
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.13%) IaaS
10 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.80%) Internet
2 4 (0.53%) HTTP
3 3 (0.40%) Broadband
4 2 (0.27%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (61.35%) SQL Server
2 143 (18.99%) SQL Server 2016
3 85 (11.29%) MongoDB
4 60 (7.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 50 (6.64%) NoSQL
6 44 (5.84%) MySQL
7 36 (4.78%) RavenDB
8 33 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.06%) Blockchain
10 8 (1.06%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.80%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.66%) Big Data
13 5 (0.66%) VLDB
14 3 (0.40%) GIS
15 2 (0.27%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 120 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 68 (9.03%) TeamCity
3 61 (8.10%) NUnit
4 48 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 45 (5.98%) Visual Studio
6 43 (5.71%) MSTest
7 21 (2.79%) Subversion
8 15 (1.99%) Selenium
9 12 (1.59%) Grunt
9 12 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (1.06%) Mercurial
11 7 (0.93%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.93%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.80%) Bitbucket
12 6 (0.80%) JIRA
13 5 (0.66%) gulp
13 5 (0.66%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.66%) SonarQube
14 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 119 (15.80%) Finance
2 75 (9.96%) Retail
3 67 (8.90%) Games
4 56 (7.44%) Advertising
5 33 (4.38%) Marketing
6 11 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.33%) Music Industry
8 7 (0.93%) Back Office
8 7 (0.93%) Legal
9 6 (0.80%) Automotive
10 5 (0.66%) Banking
11 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 593 (78.75%) Developer
2 474 (62.95%) .NET Developer
3 218 (28.95%) C# Developer
4 192 (25.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 109 (14.48%) Software Developer
6 106 (14.08%) Senior Developer
7 105 (13.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 95 (12.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 72 (9.56%) C# Software Developer
10 69 (9.16%) .NET Software Developer
11 67 (8.90%) Senior .NET Developer
12 64 (8.50%) Software Engineer
13 56 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 51 (6.77%) Architect
14 51 (6.77%) Junior
15 49 (6.51%) Senior C# Developer
16 48 (6.37%) Junior Developer
17 47 (6.24%) SQL Developer
18 46 (6.11%) .NET Software Engineer
19 44 (5.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 753 (100.00%) .NET
2 453 (60.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 288 (38.25%) CSS
4 267 (35.46%) HTML
5 236 (31.34%) WCF
6 213 (28.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 212 (28.15%) .NET Framework
8 200 (26.56%) AngularJS
9 179 (23.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 173 (22.97%) RESTful
11 163 (21.65%) jQuery
12 137 (18.19%) Entity Framework
13 116 (15.41%) Web Services
14 115 (15.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 102 (13.55%) KnockoutJS
16 101 (13.41%) WPF
17 99 (13.15%) Node.js
18 70 (9.30%) HTML5
19 68 (9.03%) XML
20 66 (8.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 43 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 39 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.91%) Fintech
5 32 (4.25%) iPhone
6 28 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
7 25 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
8 23 (3.05%) Social Network
9 20 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (2.26%) User Experience
11 11 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.80%) Video Editing
13 4 (0.53%) Digital Signage
14 3 (0.40%) Life Science
14 3 (0.40%) NHS
14 3 (0.40%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.13%) BBC
15 1 (0.13%) Chip and PIN
15 1 (0.13%) Music Streaming
15 1 (0.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (8.90%) Windows
2 36 (4.78%) Android
3 4 (0.53%) Unix
3 4 (0.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.40%) Linux
5 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (73.84%) MVC
2 509 (67.60%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (34.00%) Scrum
4 248 (32.93%) TDD
5 185 (24.57%) Web Application Development
6 152 (20.19%) Web Development
7 132 (17.53%) BDD
8 131 (17.40%) Software Engineering
9 123 (16.33%) OO
10 102 (13.55%) Dependency Injection
11 101 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
12 98 (13.01%) Kanban
13 89 (11.82%) SOLID
14 68 (9.03%) OOP
15 54 (7.17%) E-Commerce
16 50 (6.64%) SDLC
17 49 (6.51%) Microservices
18 47 (6.24%) Multithreading
19 43 (5.71%) MVVM
20 41 (5.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 709 (94.16%) C#
2 304 (40.37%) JavaScript
3 228 (30.28%) SQL
4 112 (14.87%) T-SQL
5 106 (14.08%) Ruby
6 62 (8.23%) TypeScript
7 39 (5.18%) C++
7 39 (5.18%) PL/SQL
8 36 (4.78%) F#
9 29 (3.85%) Java
10 23 (3.05%) C
10 23 (3.05%) VB.NET
11 17 (2.26%) PHP
12 14 (1.86%) Python
13 8 (1.06%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.80%) Perl
15 5 (0.66%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.66%) XPath
16 3 (0.40%) Go
16 3 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (5.71%) Degree
2 15 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.66%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.27%) MCP
6 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) OSCE
7 1 (0.13%) OSCP
7 1 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.78%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) PA-DSS
2 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.80%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.80%) Docker
2 3 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (4.78%) Kibana
2 2 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.27%) WSUS
3 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 174 (23.11%) Microsoft
2 77 (10.23%) Google
3 42 (5.58%) Sitecore
4 32 (4.25%) WorldPay
5 28 (3.72%) Facebook
6 23 (3.05%) Capita
7 8 (1.06%) Oracle
8 7 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.93%) Xamarin
9 6 (0.80%) Adobe
9 6 (0.80%) HP
10 5 (0.66%) Remedy
11 4 (0.53%) SAP
11 4 (0.53%) Twitter
12 3 (0.40%) IBM
13 2 (0.27%) DevExpress
14 1 (0.13%) Intapp
14 1 (0.13%) Pega
14 1 (0.13%) Red Hat
14 1 (0.13%) Teradata