Period
to 8 March 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 8 March 2021.

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
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 43 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 327 462 895
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 5.95% 5.59% 8.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 5.82% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 405 474 946
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 5,272 7,941 9,827
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.16% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,403 6,361 7,992
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 8 March 2021.

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 8 March 2021. 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 +4 181 £47,500 - 88
Cheshire +11 93 £47,500 +5.56% 28
Lancashire +13 33 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Merseyside +19 18 £45,000 +12.50% 10
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 March 2021, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 327 (100.00%) .NET
2 281 (85.93%) C#
3 170 (51.99%) .NET Core
4 169 (51.68%) SQL
5 160 (48.93%) MVC
6 148 (45.26%) JavaScript
7 139 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
8 129 (39.45%) ASP.NET
9 123 (37.61%) Azure
10 110 (33.64%) SQL Server
11 95 (29.05%) .NET Framework
12 83 (25.38%) TDD
13 72 (22.02%) AngularJS
14 70 (21.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 61 (18.65%) HTML
15 61 (18.65%) CSS
16 56 (17.13%) DevOps
17 54 (16.51%) Microsoft
17 54 (16.51%) React
18 53 (16.21%) Microservices
19 51 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
20 50 (15.29%) Web Development
20 50 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 49 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
22 46 (14.07%) Software Engineering
23 42 (12.84%) REST
24 40 (12.23%) Entity Framework
25 34 (10.40%) Finance
25 34 (10.40%) SOLID
26 33 (10.09%) Visual Studio

.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 22 (6.73%) CMS
2 9 (2.75%) IIS
3 6 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.92%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.31%) Apache
5 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.31%) Mendix
5 1 (0.31%) nginx
5 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 123 (37.61%) Azure
2 32 (9.79%) AWS
3 16 (4.89%) Serverless
4 8 (2.45%) SaaS
5 7 (2.14%) GCP
6 3 (0.92%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (0.92%) npm
6 3 (0.92%) PaaS
7 2 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.61%) GitHub
8 1 (0.31%) Boomi
8 1 (0.31%) NuGet
8 1 (0.31%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.31%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (33.64%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.59%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (3.36%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.14%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.22%) MySQL
6 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.31%) Big Data
9 1 (0.31%) phpMyAdmin
9 1 (0.31%) Power BI
9 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.31%) Redis
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 33 (10.09%) Visual Studio
2 31 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.12%) JIRA
3 20 (6.12%) MSTest
4 16 (4.89%) Selenium
5 12 (3.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (3.36%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.75%) git-flow
7 9 (2.75%) JMeter
7 9 (2.75%) Katalon Studio
8 8 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.45%) NUnit
9 7 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.83%) Visual Studio Code
11 3 (0.92%) AccuRev
12 2 (0.61%) Cypress.io
13 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.31%) Moq
13 1 (0.31%) Protractor
13 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (10.40%) Finance
2 17 (5.20%) Law
3 8 (2.45%) Marketing
3 8 (2.45%) Retail
4 4 (1.22%) Games
5 3 (0.92%) Automotive
5 3 (0.92%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.61%) Back Office
6 2 (0.61%) Legal
6 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (100.00%) .NET
2 170 (51.99%) .NET Core
3 129 (39.45%) ASP.NET
4 95 (29.05%) .NET Framework
5 72 (22.02%) AngularJS
6 70 (21.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 61 (18.65%) CSS
7 61 (18.65%) HTML
8 54 (16.51%) React
9 51 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 50 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 42 (12.84%) REST
12 40 (12.23%) Entity Framework
13 30 (9.17%) RESTful
14 28 (8.56%) jQuery
14 28 (8.56%) Web Services
15 19 (5.81%) Vue.js
16 18 (5.50%) ASP.NET Core
17 17 (5.20%) HTML5
18 13 (3.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.48%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (4.28%) Blog
4 13 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.83%) User Experience
7 3 (0.92%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.61%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.61%) Social Media
9 1 (0.31%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.31%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.28%) Windows
2 5 (1.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.22%) Linux
4 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (48.93%) MVC
2 139 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (25.38%) TDD
4 56 (17.13%) DevOps
5 53 (16.21%) Microservices
6 50 (15.29%) Web Development
7 46 (14.07%) Software Engineering
8 34 (10.40%) SOLID
9 33 (10.09%) Unit Testing
10 30 (9.17%) Analytical Thinking
11 29 (8.87%) Innovative Thinking
12 28 (8.56%) Scrum
12 28 (8.56%) SDLC
13 25 (7.65%) OO
14 23 (7.03%) Mentoring
15 21 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (6.12%) OOP
17 19 (5.81%) Test Automation
18 17 (5.20%) Pair Programming
19 16 (4.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 281 (85.93%) C#
2 169 (51.68%) SQL
3 148 (45.26%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.73%) T-SQL
5 19 (5.81%) TypeScript
6 9 (2.75%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.83%) Java
8 5 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.22%) Go
10 3 (0.92%) Erlang
10 3 (0.92%) VB
11 2 (0.61%) XAML
12 1 (0.31%) C++
12 1 (0.31%) PHP
12 1 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (9.48%) Degree
2 14 (4.28%) PhD
3 8 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.81%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) GDPR
2 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (8.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.22%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.98%) Oracle
3 6 (1.83%) Google
4 5 (1.53%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (0.31%) Dell
6 1 (0.31%) iManage
6 1 (0.31%) Progress
6 1 (0.31%) Sage
6 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.31%) Telerik