The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 10 2
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 137 87 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 24.38% 17.79% 23.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.16% 48.88% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 129 80 99
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £42,750 £70,000
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 Merseyside with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 224 178 206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 39.86% 36.40% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 188 160 169
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

.NET
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for .NET in Merseyside

.NET
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Merseyside over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Merseyside

.NET
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 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
Liverpool +7 85 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Wirral +2 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
St Helens - 15 £40,000 - 1
Birkenhead +1 13 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Southport - 10 £40,000 - 1
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for .NET.

1 226 (84.33%) C#
2 184 (68.66%) ASP.NET
3 180 (67.16%) SQL Server
4 143 (53.36%) MVC
5 119 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (44.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 109 (40.67%) JavaScript
8 107 (39.93%) SQL
9 97 (36.19%) HTML
10 94 (35.07%) CSS
11 90 (33.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 89 (33.21%) Microsoft
13 80 (29.85%) TDD
14 74 (27.61%) jQuery
15 71 (26.49%) .NET Framework
16 58 (21.64%) SQL Server 2014
16 58 (21.64%) Entity Framework
17 56 (20.90%) BDD
18 53 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 52 (19.40%) RESTful
20 51 (19.03%) AngularJS
21 50 (18.66%) Web Application Development
22 48 (17.91%) WCF
23 45 (16.79%) Git (software)
24 44 (16.42%) Scrum
25 43 (16.04%) Visual Studio
26 38 (14.18%) Web Development
27 36 (13.43%) VB.NET
28 34 (12.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 33 (12.31%) OO

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (7.09%) CMS
2 18 (6.72%) IIS
3 14 (5.22%) Umbraco
4 10 (3.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.99%) Confluence
6 6 (2.24%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.87%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.75%) Drupal
8 2 (0.75%) nginx
9 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.37%) Kentico
9 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.37%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (6.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Magento
3 1 (0.37%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.10%) SaaS
4 8 (2.99%) GitHub
5 4 (1.49%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (0.75%) Office 365
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.37%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.99%) Broadband
2 1 (0.37%) Firewall
2 1 (0.37%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (67.16%) SQL Server
2 58 (21.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (10.07%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.61%) MySQL
7 6 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.75%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.75%) MS Access
10 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 43 (16.04%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.97%) NUnit
4 10 (3.73%) MSTest
4 10 (3.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (3.36%) JIRA
6 7 (2.61%) JIRA Agile
6 7 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.87%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.87%) Moq
7 5 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.49%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.12%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.12%) Subversion
9 3 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.75%) RSpec
10 2 (0.75%) Selenium
11 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (6.72%) Retail
2 13 (4.85%) Advertising
3 12 (4.48%) Finance
3 12 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.99%) Law
5 6 (2.24%) Marketing
6 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Billing
7 2 (0.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 223 (83.21%) Developer
2 164 (61.19%) .NET Developer
3 94 (35.07%) C# Developer
4 71 (26.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (10.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (8.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 16 (5.97%) Junior
7 16 (5.97%) Junior Developer
8 15 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (5.22%) Junior .NET Developer
10 13 (4.85%) Development Manager
11 12 (4.48%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 12 (4.48%) Junior C# Developer
11 12 (4.48%) Senior Developer
12 11 (4.10%) VB.NET Developer
12 11 (4.10%) Web Developer
13 10 (3.73%) .NET Web Developer
13 10 (3.73%) CRM Developer
14 9 (3.36%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (68.66%) ASP.NET
2 118 (44.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 97 (36.19%) HTML
4 94 (35.07%) CSS
5 90 (33.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 74 (27.61%) jQuery
7 71 (26.49%) .NET Framework
8 58 (21.64%) Entity Framework
9 53 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 52 (19.40%) RESTful
11 51 (19.03%) AngularJS
12 48 (17.91%) WCF
13 34 (12.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 29 (10.82%) HTML5
14 29 (10.82%) WPF
15 26 (9.70%) Ajax
15 26 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 26 (9.70%) WinForms
16 25 (9.33%) KnockoutJS
17 24 (8.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.84%) Digital TV
2 17 (6.34%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.22%) N-Tier
4 11 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.49%) iPad
9 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.12%) User Experience
10 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.37%) Clustering
11 1 (0.37%) Replication
11 1 (0.37%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.37%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.58%) Windows
2 5 (1.87%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.12%) Linux
4 2 (0.75%) Android
4 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.37%) Unix
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (53.36%) MVC
2 119 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (29.85%) TDD
4 56 (20.90%) BDD
5 50 (18.66%) Web Application Development
6 44 (16.42%) Scrum
7 38 (14.18%) Web Development
8 33 (12.31%) OO
9 28 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (7.46%) CRM
10 20 (7.46%) Dependency Injection
11 19 (7.09%) Kanban
12 15 (5.60%) Software Engineering
13 14 (5.22%) Unit Testing
14 13 (4.85%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.85%) SDLC
15 11 (4.10%) Inversion of Control
16 10 (3.73%) DevOps
17 9 (3.36%) Logistics
17 9 (3.36%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 226 (84.33%) C#
2 109 (40.67%) JavaScript
3 107 (39.93%) SQL
4 36 (13.43%) VB.NET
5 26 (9.70%) Ruby
6 21 (7.84%) VB
7 20 (7.46%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.61%) PHP
9 6 (2.24%) Java
10 5 (1.87%) C++
10 5 (1.87%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.49%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.12%) C
13 2 (0.75%) J#
13 2 (0.75%) Smalltalk
13 2 (0.75%) VBA
13 2 (0.75%) VBScript
14 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.37%) Python
14 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (8.96%) Degree
2 4 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.12%) ISEB
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.37%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (33.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.48%) Sitecore
3 9 (3.36%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.49%) Google
5 4 (1.49%) Splunk
6 3 (1.12%) IBM
7 2 (0.75%) Sage
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle
8 1 (0.37%) TOWER Software
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 25 days ago