Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

.NET Software Developer
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 144 189
Rank change year-on-year -22 +45 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 238 283 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.90% 2.31% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.39% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 209 275 171
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £30,979 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,250 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 12,136 11,864 11,648
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 96.70% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9,705 10,009 9,724
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in the North West

.NET Software Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for .NET Software Developer in the North West

.NET Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Developer in the North West

.NET Software 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 Software Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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 -28 118 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Cheshire -45 90 £40,000 +14.29% 15
Lancashire +29 23 £32,830 +1.01% 3
Cumbria - 4 £42,500 -
Merseyside +19 3 £40,000 +10.34% 4
.NET Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, .NET Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 238 (100.00%) .NET
2 237 (99.58%) C#
3 187 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 158 (66.39%) Agile Software Development
5 153 (64.29%) MVC
6 127 (53.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 116 (48.74%) WCF
8 111 (46.64%) JavaScript
9 106 (44.54%) SQL Server
10 96 (40.34%) CSS
11 82 (34.45%) Scrum
12 79 (33.19%) Web Services
13 77 (32.35%) Software Engineering
14 76 (31.93%) jQuery
15 75 (31.51%) OO
16 74 (31.09%) SQL
17 61 (25.63%) HTML
18 59 (24.79%) RESTful
19 56 (23.53%) Finance
20 51 (21.43%) Git (software)
21 50 (21.01%) Microsoft
22 49 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
23 46 (19.33%) TDD
24 42 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
25 37 (15.55%) Node.js
26 35 (14.71%) Web Application Development
26 35 (14.71%) BDD
26 35 (14.71%) NoSQL
26 35 (14.71%) SQL Server 2014
26 35 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.NET Software 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 3 (1.26%) Umbraco
2 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.84%) ColdFusion
2 2 (0.84%) IIS
3 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (44.54%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 35 (14.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (8.40%) MySQL
4 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.42%) Power BI
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.56%) NUnit
3 17 (7.14%) MSTest
4 10 (4.20%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.52%) Subversion
6 5 (2.10%) JIRA
7 4 (1.68%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.84%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 56 (23.53%) Finance
2 12 (5.04%) Retail
3 9 (3.78%) Back Office
4 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (100.00%) .NET
2 187 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 127 (53.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 116 (48.74%) WCF
5 96 (40.34%) CSS
6 79 (33.19%) Web Services
7 76 (31.93%) jQuery
8 61 (25.63%) HTML
9 59 (24.79%) RESTful
10 49 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (15.55%) Node.js
12 35 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 33 (13.87%) WinForms
14 31 (13.03%) .NET Framework
15 26 (10.92%) AngularJS
16 24 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 23 (9.66%) XML
18 22 (9.24%) WPF
19 21 (8.82%) LINQ
20 19 (7.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.04%) Fintech
3 10 (4.20%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.10%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.56%) Windows
2 2 (0.84%) Android
3 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (66.39%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (64.29%) MVC
3 82 (34.45%) Scrum
4 77 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 75 (31.51%) OO
6 46 (19.33%) TDD
7 42 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 35 (14.71%) BDD
8 35 (14.71%) SDLC
8 35 (14.71%) Web Application Development
9 27 (11.34%) DevOps
10 24 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (8.82%) Waterfall
12 17 (7.14%) DSDM
12 17 (7.14%) MVVM
12 17 (7.14%) RUP
12 17 (7.14%) UML
12 17 (7.14%) Use Case
13 16 (6.72%) OOP
14 15 (6.30%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 237 (99.58%) C#
2 111 (46.64%) JavaScript
3 74 (31.09%) SQL
4 35 (14.71%) Ruby
5 33 (13.87%) T-SQL
6 19 (7.98%) PL/SQL
6 19 (7.98%) VB.NET
7 18 (7.56%) C
8 17 (7.14%) C++
9 6 (2.52%) Java
10 5 (2.10%) PHP
10 5 (2.10%) PHP 5
10 5 (2.10%) Python
10 5 (2.10%) VB
11 4 (1.68%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.26%) Scala
13 2 (0.84%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.84%) VB6
14 1 (0.42%) ES6
14 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (7.56%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.84%) Master's Degree
2 2 (0.84%) MCPD
2 2 (0.84%) MCSD
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.84%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.62%) Oracle
2 11 (4.62%) WorldPay
3 10 (4.20%) Capita
4 5 (2.10%) Adobe
4 5 (2.10%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.68%) Google
6 3 (1.26%) Castleton
6 3 (1.26%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.84%) Sybase
8 1 (0.42%) Apple