The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

.NET Software Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 189 236
Rank change year-on-year -33 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 27 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.84% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.86% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 15
Median salary £50,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.31% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,600 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5931 5576 6456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.83% 97.04% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4959 4681 5205
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

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

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the North West

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the North West

.NET Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Manchester -48 20 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Cheshire - 4 £35,750 -
Lancashire - 3 £32,500 -
.NET Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, .NET Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (88.24%) C#
3 44 (86.27%) Software Engineering
4 38 (74.51%) SQL
5 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (70.59%) ASP.NET
7 33 (64.71%) JavaScript
8 32 (62.75%) WCF
9 31 (60.78%) HTML
10 30 (58.82%) Java
11 29 (56.86%) T-SQL
11 29 (56.86%) WPF
12 28 (54.90%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (54.90%) jQuery
12 28 (54.90%) C++
12 28 (54.90%) CSS
13 26 (50.98%) Web Services
13 26 (50.98%) OO
13 26 (50.98%) Scrum
14 25 (49.02%) Service Delivery
14 25 (49.02%) Finance
14 25 (49.02%) RUP
14 25 (49.02%) DSDM
14 25 (49.02%) XML
14 25 (49.02%) XSLT
14 25 (49.02%) SOAP
14 25 (49.02%) UML
14 25 (49.02%) PL/SQL
14 25 (49.02%) RESTful
14 25 (49.02%) MSTest

.NET Software Engineer 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 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) DocumentDB
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) MSTest
1 25 (49.02%) NUnit
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 32 (62.75%) WCF
4 31 (60.78%) HTML
5 29 (56.86%) WPF
6 28 (54.90%) CSS
6 28 (54.90%) jQuery
7 26 (50.98%) Web Services
8 25 (49.02%) LINQ
8 25 (49.02%) RESTful
8 25 (49.02%) Silverlight
8 25 (49.02%) SOAP
8 25 (49.02%) WF
8 25 (49.02%) XML
8 25 (49.02%) XSLT
9 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
9 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (13.73%) Entity Framework
11 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) iPad
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (86.27%) Software Engineering
2 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (54.90%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (50.98%) OO
4 26 (50.98%) Scrum
5 25 (49.02%) DSDM
5 25 (49.02%) MVVM
5 25 (49.02%) RUP
5 25 (49.02%) Service Delivery
5 25 (49.02%) UML
5 25 (49.02%) Use Case
6 8 (15.69%) TDD
7 7 (13.73%) MVC
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.88%) BDD
9 3 (5.88%) Machine Learning
9 3 (5.88%) Web Development
10 2 (3.92%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) C#
2 38 (74.51%) SQL
3 33 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 30 (58.82%) Java
5 29 (56.86%) T-SQL
6 28 (54.90%) C++
7 25 (49.02%) PL/SQL
8 7 (13.73%) Python
9 5 (9.80%) Ruby
9 5 (9.80%) Scala
10 4 (7.84%) Clojure
11 3 (5.88%) C
11 3 (5.88%) Delphi
11 3 (5.88%) Pascal
11 3 (5.88%) PHP
11 3 (5.88%) R
12 2 (3.92%) Embedded C
12 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) DevExpress
2 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
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