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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 105 74 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 19.59% 15.98% 17.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.00% 53.24% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 96 68 52
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

.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 250 139 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 46.64% 30.02% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 191 119 135
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +8.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 0 53 £36,750 -3.28% 11
Wirral +1 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
St Helens - 14 £45,000 - 1
Southport +3 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Birkenhead 0 5 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Prescot - 1 - -
.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 203 (83.20%) C#
2 170 (69.67%) SQL Server
3 162 (66.39%) ASP.NET
4 142 (58.20%) MVC
5 119 (48.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 101 (41.39%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (39.75%) JavaScript
8 85 (34.84%) SQL
8 85 (34.84%) TDD
9 81 (33.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 75 (30.74%) HTML
10 75 (30.74%) CSS
11 71 (29.10%) Microsoft
12 67 (27.46%) jQuery
13 64 (26.23%) .NET Framework
14 59 (24.18%) BDD
15 55 (22.54%) Entity Framework
15 55 (22.54%) RESTful
15 55 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 55 (22.54%) AngularJS
16 54 (22.13%) Web Application Development
17 49 (20.08%) SQL Server 2014
18 44 (18.03%) Dependency Injection
19 40 (16.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 38 (15.57%) VB.NET
21 37 (15.16%) Scrum
21 37 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (13.52%) OO
23 32 (13.11%) WCF
23 32 (13.11%) Greenfield Project

.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 (7.79%) Umbraco
2 18 (7.38%) CMS
3 12 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (3.69%) IIS
5 6 (2.46%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.82%) Drupal
7 2 (0.82%) nginx
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.28%) GitHub
3 5 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.64%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.82%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.97%) Broadband
2 8 (3.28%) Internet
3 7 (2.87%) FTP
4 2 (0.82%) HTTP
4 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (69.67%) SQL Server
2 49 (20.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 24 (9.84%) NoSQL
4 21 (8.61%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.64%) MySQL
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.82%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.84%) Visual Studio
3 18 (7.38%) NUnit
4 17 (6.97%) MSTest
5 7 (2.87%) Bitbucket
5 7 (2.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (1.64%) Moq
7 4 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.23%) JIRA
9 2 (0.82%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.82%) Grunt
9 2 (0.82%) gulp
9 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.82%) RSpec
9 2 (0.82%) Subversion
9 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.41%) JIRA Agile
General
1 19 (7.79%) Retail
2 17 (6.97%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.28%) Finance
4 7 (2.87%) Marketing
5 6 (2.46%) Advertising
6 4 (1.64%) Law
7 2 (0.82%) Billing
7 2 (0.82%) Electronics
7 2 (0.82%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 207 (84.84%) Developer
2 156 (63.93%) .NET Developer
3 81 (33.20%) C# Developer
4 63 (25.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (15.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (15.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (9.84%) Senior Developer
8 23 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 22 (9.02%) Software Developer
10 18 (7.38%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (6.97%) Telecoms Developer
12 14 (5.74%) Junior
12 14 (5.74%) Junior Developer
13 12 (4.92%) Development Manager
13 12 (4.92%) Junior .NET Developer
14 11 (4.51%) C# Software Developer
14 11 (4.51%) Junior C# Developer
15 10 (4.10%) Junior C# .NET Developer
15 10 (4.10%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 10 (4.10%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (66.39%) ASP.NET
2 119 (48.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 81 (33.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 75 (30.74%) CSS
4 75 (30.74%) HTML
5 67 (27.46%) jQuery
6 64 (26.23%) .NET Framework
7 55 (22.54%) AngularJS
7 55 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 55 (22.54%) Entity Framework
7 55 (22.54%) RESTful
8 40 (16.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 32 (13.11%) WCF
10 29 (11.89%) WPF
11 28 (11.48%) WinForms
12 27 (11.07%) KnockoutJS
13 22 (9.02%) HTML5
14 18 (7.38%) Ajax
14 18 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 17 (6.97%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.11%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (11.07%) Digital TV
3 18 (7.38%) Mobile App
4 17 (6.97%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.28%) Blog
5 8 (3.28%) Digital Media
5 8 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.28%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.05%) iPad
8 5 (2.05%) W3C
9 4 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.23%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.82%) User Experience
12 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.89%) Windows
2 5 (2.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.23%) Android
3 3 (1.23%) Linux
4 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Unix
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (58.20%) MVC
2 101 (41.39%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (34.84%) TDD
4 59 (24.18%) BDD
5 54 (22.13%) Web Application Development
6 44 (18.03%) Dependency Injection
7 37 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (15.16%) Scrum
8 33 (13.52%) OO
9 30 (12.30%) Web Development
10 22 (9.02%) Kanban
11 19 (7.79%) Inversion of Control
11 19 (7.79%) MVVM
12 15 (6.15%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.15%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.51%) CRM
13 11 (4.51%) Test Automation
14 9 (3.69%) DevOps
14 9 (3.69%) OOP
14 9 (3.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 203 (83.20%) C#
2 97 (39.75%) JavaScript
3 85 (34.84%) SQL
4 38 (15.57%) VB.NET
5 31 (12.70%) VB
6 22 (9.02%) Ruby
7 14 (5.74%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.51%) PHP
9 4 (1.64%) C++
9 4 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.23%) C
10 3 (1.23%) Java
11 2 (0.82%) J#
11 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.82%) Smalltalk
11 2 (0.82%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.82%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (10.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.41%) ISEB
2 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.05%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.41%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.82%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 71 (29.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.15%) Sitecore
3 7 (2.87%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.05%) Google
5 4 (1.64%) Oracle
5 4 (1.64%) Splunk
6 3 (1.23%) IBM
7 2 (0.82%) Sage
7 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.82%) SAP
7 2 (0.82%) Telerik
8 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.41%) TOWER Software
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago