Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Developer
England > North West
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1283 1397 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.74% 11.22% 10.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.08% 11.57% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1341 1202
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12728 12076 12249
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.95% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10197 10151 10161
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the North West

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for .NET Developer in the North West

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the North West

.NET Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
Manchester -4 758 £40,000 - 49
Cheshire -5 345 £42,500 +21.43% 37
Lancashire +4 112 £35,000 -6.67% 14
Merseyside -10 55 £40,000 - 12
Cumbria 0 5 £42,500 +54.55%
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 1283 (100.00%) .NET
2 1220 (95.09%) C#
3 957 (74.59%) ASP.NET
4 937 (73.03%) MVC
5 843 (65.71%) SQL Server
6 736 (57.37%) Agile Software Development
7 657 (51.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 545 (42.48%) JavaScript
9 460 (35.85%) TDD
10 446 (34.76%) SQL
11 437 (34.06%) CSS
12 430 (33.52%) HTML
13 411 (32.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 374 (29.15%) WCF
15 365 (28.45%) .NET Framework
16 360 (28.06%) AngularJS
17 350 (27.28%) Web Application Development
18 325 (25.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 315 (24.55%) jQuery
20 313 (24.40%) RESTful
21 260 (20.27%) Scrum
22 255 (19.88%) BDD
23 251 (19.56%) Microsoft
24 249 (19.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 233 (18.16%) Entity Framework
26 227 (17.69%) Web Services
27 219 (17.07%) Web Development
28 212 (16.52%) SQL Server 2016
29 206 (16.06%) Node.js
30 196 (15.28%) Ruby

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 66 (5.14%) Elasticsearch
2 57 (4.44%) CMS
3 41 (3.20%) Umbraco
4 22 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 19 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.17%) EPiServer
7 9 (0.70%) IIS
7 9 (0.70%) NServiceBus
8 7 (0.55%) Sitefinity
9 6 (0.47%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.39%) Drupal
11 4 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.31%) Kentico
12 3 (0.23%) WordPress
13 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.16%) Confluence
13 2 (0.16%) Content Management Server
13 2 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
13 2 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.078%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
1 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.078%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.31%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.078%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 167 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.42%) Google Play
4 17 (1.33%) SaaS
5 5 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 5 (0.39%) GitHub
6 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.16%) Serverless
7 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.078%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.64%) Broadband
2 20 (1.56%) Internet
3 13 (1.01%) SMS
4 8 (0.62%) HTTP
5 7 (0.55%) Intranet
6 5 (0.39%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.31%) Wireless
8 2 (0.16%) Firewall
9 1 (0.078%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.078%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 843 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 212 (16.52%) SQL Server 2016
3 159 (12.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 142 (11.07%) NoSQL
5 108 (8.42%) MongoDB
6 48 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (3.20%) MySQL
9 38 (2.96%) RavenDB
10 27 (2.10%) Relational Database
11 24 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (1.56%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.62%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (0.39%) DTS
16 5 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 3 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 186 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 93 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 89 (6.94%) TeamCity
4 65 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 52 (4.05%) MSTest
5 52 (4.05%) NUnit
6 34 (2.65%) Subversion
7 16 (1.25%) Jenkins
7 16 (1.25%) JIRA
8 12 (0.94%) Selenium
9 10 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (0.70%) Moq
11 8 (0.62%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.55%) AccuRev
12 7 (0.55%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (0.47%) Grunt
13 6 (0.47%) gulp
13 6 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
14 5 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 191 (14.89%) Finance
2 100 (7.79%) Games
3 73 (5.69%) Marketing
4 46 (3.59%) Telecoms
5 40 (3.12%) Advertising
6 38 (2.96%) Retail
7 35 (2.73%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.87%) Music Industry
9 22 (1.71%) Electronics
10 20 (1.56%) Back Office
11 11 (0.86%) Legal
12 8 (0.62%) Automotive
13 6 (0.47%) Law
14 1 (0.078%) Banking
14 1 (0.078%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1283 (100.00%) .NET
2 957 (74.59%) ASP.NET
3 657 (51.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 437 (34.06%) CSS
5 430 (33.52%) HTML
6 411 (32.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 374 (29.15%) WCF
8 365 (28.45%) .NET Framework
9 360 (28.06%) AngularJS
10 325 (25.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 315 (24.55%) jQuery
12 313 (24.40%) RESTful
13 249 (19.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 233 (18.16%) Entity Framework
15 227 (17.69%) Web Services
16 206 (16.06%) Node.js
17 188 (14.65%) KnockoutJS
18 143 (11.15%) HTML5
19 132 (10.29%) WPF
20 102 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 83 (6.47%) Greenfield Project
2 75 (5.85%) Computer Science
3 72 (5.61%) Fintech
4 64 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 49 (3.82%) N-Tier
6 31 (2.42%) iPhone
6 31 (2.42%) Social Network
7 30 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (1.64%) iPad
9 21 (1.64%) User Experience
10 12 (0.94%) NHS
11 9 (0.70%) Blog
11 9 (0.70%) Digital Media
11 9 (0.70%) Digital TV
12 7 (0.55%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.39%) Tandem
13 5 (0.39%) W3C
14 4 (0.31%) Freedom of Information
14 4 (0.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 107 (8.34%) Windows
2 48 (3.74%) Android
3 17 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 7 (0.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.16%) Linux
5 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.078%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.078%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.078%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.078%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (73.03%) MVC
2 736 (57.37%) Agile Software Development
3 460 (35.85%) TDD
4 350 (27.28%) Web Application Development
5 260 (20.27%) Scrum
6 255 (19.88%) BDD
7 219 (17.07%) Web Development
8 192 (14.96%) OO
9 181 (14.11%) Dependency Injection
10 142 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
11 114 (8.89%) Kanban
12 108 (8.42%) SDLC
13 93 (7.25%) Software Engineering
14 81 (6.31%) OOP
15 74 (5.77%) Unit Testing
16 67 (5.22%) Multithreading
17 62 (4.83%) SOLID
18 60 (4.68%) SOA
19 58 (4.52%) MVVM
20 54 (4.21%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1220 (95.09%) C#
2 545 (42.48%) JavaScript
3 446 (34.76%) SQL
4 196 (15.28%) Ruby
5 120 (9.35%) VB.NET
6 110 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 63 (4.91%) F#
8 51 (3.98%) VB
9 29 (2.26%) TypeScript
10 27 (2.10%) C
11 23 (1.79%) C++
12 21 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 21 (1.64%) VB6
13 17 (1.33%) Java
14 11 (0.86%) Python
15 9 (0.70%) PHP
15 9 (0.70%) XPath
16 8 (0.62%) XAML
17 7 (0.55%) VBA
18 6 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 106 (8.26%) Degree
2 14 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (0.70%) MCP
5 5 (0.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.31%) HND
7 3 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.23%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.16%) MCSA
8 2 (0.16%) MCSE
9 1 (0.078%) MCPD
9 1 (0.078%) MCSD
9 1 (0.078%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.34%) QA
2 4 (0.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.23%) WAI
4 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.078%) HL7
5 1 (0.078%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 63 (4.91%) Kibana
2 30 (2.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 30 (2.34%) WSUS
3 4 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 251 (19.56%) Microsoft
2 79 (6.16%) Google
3 58 (4.52%) Facebook
4 30 (2.34%) Capita
5 28 (2.18%) Sitecore
5 28 (2.18%) Xamarin
6 23 (1.79%) SAP
7 20 (1.56%) Twitter
8 15 (1.17%) Oracle
9 14 (1.09%) Adobe
10 6 (0.47%) Sybase
10 6 (0.47%) WorldPay
11 5 (0.39%) Castleton
12 3 (0.23%) Apple
12 3 (0.23%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.16%) Epicor
13 2 (0.16%) iManage
13 2 (0.16%) Sony
13 2 (0.16%) Yahoo!
14 1 (0.078%) AppDynamics