Period
to 19 August 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 27 19
Rank change year-on-year -36 -8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 485 1,031 1,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.61% 8.52% 10.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.81% 8.80% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 449 956 1,276
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £52,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 10,077 11,715 12,757
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.82% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7,604 9,488 10,393
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,344 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

.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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019. 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 -39 265 £45,000 +5.88% 123
Cheshire -13 120 £42,500 - 50
Lancashire -31 55 £37,500 - 27
Merseyside -10 46 £50,000 +25.00% 17
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, .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.

1 485 (100.00%) .NET
2 451 (92.99%) C#
3 234 (48.25%) MVC
4 225 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
5 223 (45.98%) ASP.NET
6 208 (42.89%) SQL Server
7 206 (42.47%) JavaScript
8 189 (38.97%) HTML
9 172 (35.46%) SQL
10 170 (35.05%) CSS
11 164 (33.81%) AngularJS
12 147 (30.31%) .NET Core
13 131 (27.01%) ASP.NET MVC
14 122 (25.15%) Microsoft
15 121 (24.95%) Microsoft Azure
16 95 (19.59%) .NET Framework
17 89 (18.35%) jQuery
18 86 (17.73%) DevOps
19 83 (17.11%) TDD
20 82 (16.91%) ASP.NET Web API
21 74 (15.26%) SDLC
22 70 (14.43%) React
22 70 (14.43%) Software Engineering
23 65 (13.40%) Web Services
24 60 (12.37%) Web Development
25 59 (12.16%) Git (software)
25 59 (12.16%) RESTful
26 58 (11.96%) OO
27 54 (11.13%) WCF
28 51 (10.52%) Scrum

.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 26 (5.36%) CMS
2 17 (3.51%) Umbraco
3 13 (2.68%) IIS
4 12 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (2.06%) Kentico
6 6 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.82%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.82%) Confluence
7 4 (0.82%) WordPress
8 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 27 (5.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (3.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.62%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 121 (24.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.12%) SaaS
4 18 (3.71%) Serverless
5 8 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.44%) Azure Functions
6 7 (1.44%) GitHub
7 6 (1.24%) Asana
7 6 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.82%) Slack
9 2 (0.41%) Kong
10 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.21%) Firebase
10 1 (0.21%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.82%) Skype
2 2 (0.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.21%) Extranet
3 1 (0.21%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) Intranet
3 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (42.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.39%) NoSQL
3 26 (5.36%) MongoDB
4 19 (3.92%) MySQL
5 8 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.03%) Blockchain
8 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.82%) Big Data
10 3 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.62%) RethinkDB
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.21%) DB2
12 1 (0.21%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.21%) Redis
12 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 46 (9.48%) Visual Studio
3 29 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (3.92%) JIRA
5 14 (2.89%) Grunt
5 14 (2.89%) NUnit
5 14 (2.89%) TeamCity
6 13 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (2.47%) gulp
8 11 (2.27%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.44%) MSTest
9 7 (1.44%) Selenium
9 7 (1.44%) webpack
10 5 (1.03%) Appium
10 5 (1.03%) Calabash
11 4 (0.82%) Subversion
12 3 (0.62%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.41%) Moq
13 2 (0.41%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 42 (8.66%) Finance
2 21 (4.33%) Marketing
3 14 (2.89%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.44%) Housing Association
4 7 (1.44%) Retail
5 5 (1.03%) Public Sector
6 4 (0.82%) Advertising
6 4 (0.82%) Games
6 4 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.62%) Automotive
7 3 (0.62%) Law
8 2 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 485 (100.00%) .NET
2 223 (45.98%) ASP.NET
3 189 (38.97%) HTML
4 170 (35.05%) CSS
5 164 (33.81%) AngularJS
6 147 (30.31%) .NET Core
7 131 (27.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 95 (19.59%) .NET Framework
9 89 (18.35%) jQuery
10 82 (16.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 70 (14.43%) React
12 65 (13.40%) Web Services
13 59 (12.16%) RESTful
14 54 (11.13%) WCF
15 50 (10.31%) REST
16 48 (9.90%) Entity Framework
17 42 (8.66%) XML
18 41 (8.45%) WPF
19 37 (7.63%) Vue.js
20 33 (6.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.52%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (4.33%) User Experience
4 18 (3.71%) NHS
5 15 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.65%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.62%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.62%) EPoS
10 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.21%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.21%) Smart Home
11 1 (0.21%) W3C
11 1 (0.21%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.25%) Windows
2 13 (2.68%) Android
3 12 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (48.25%) MVC
2 225 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (17.73%) DevOps
4 83 (17.11%) TDD
5 74 (15.26%) SDLC
6 70 (14.43%) Software Engineering
7 60 (12.37%) Web Development
8 58 (11.96%) OO
9 51 (10.52%) Scrum
10 49 (10.10%) Microservices
11 37 (7.63%) BDD
12 35 (7.22%) Unit Testing
13 33 (6.80%) SOLID
14 31 (6.39%) Test Automation
15 29 (5.98%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (5.77%) CRM
17 25 (5.15%) System Testing
18 24 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (4.74%) OOP
20 18 (3.71%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 451 (92.99%) C#
2 206 (42.47%) JavaScript
3 172 (35.46%) SQL
4 32 (6.60%) T-SQL
4 32 (6.60%) VB.NET
5 21 (4.33%) VB
6 20 (4.12%) TypeScript
7 17 (3.51%) C
8 16 (3.30%) PHP
9 13 (2.68%) VB6
10 9 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.24%) XAML
12 5 (1.03%) C++
12 5 (1.03%) Java
12 5 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.82%) Ruby
14 3 (0.62%) ES6
14 3 (0.62%) XPath
15 2 (0.41%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (9.28%) Degree
2 4 (0.82%) MCSD
2 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.68%) QA
2 7 (1.44%) GDPR
3 6 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (10.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 122 (25.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.68%) Xamarin
3 12 (2.47%) Sitecore
4 11 (2.27%) Google
5 6 (1.24%) IBM
6 4 (0.82%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle
8 2 (0.41%) Telerik
9 1 (0.21%) Sun