Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 305 290
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 53 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.50% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 62
North West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £32,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% +11.11% -

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 10,834 12,601 12,036
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.67% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8,785 10,114 10,133
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 6 months to 16 December 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 -6 37 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Cheshire +35 11 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Merseyside +14 5 £45,000 +20.00% 1
.NET Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) .NET
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (92.45%) C#
3 44 (83.02%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (60.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (58.49%) JavaScript
5 31 (58.49%) SQL
6 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET
7 27 (50.94%) TDD
8 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (43.40%) Scrum
10 22 (41.51%) OO
10 22 (41.51%) WCF
11 21 (39.62%) CSS
11 21 (39.62%) HTML
12 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
13 15 (28.30%) T-SQL
13 15 (28.30%) MVC
13 15 (28.30%) SOLID
14 14 (26.42%) .NET Core
15 13 (24.53%) React
15 13 (24.53%) Finance
15 13 (24.53%) Web Services
16 12 (22.64%) SOAP
16 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
16 12 (22.64%) Java
16 12 (22.64%) RESTful
16 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (22.64%) DevOps

.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 6 (11.32%) nginx
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 32 (60.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (18.87%) SaaS
4 7 (13.21%) GitHub
5 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (5.66%) Serverless
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.89%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.55%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (7.55%) Redis
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.87%) MSTest
2 10 (18.87%) NUnit
3 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.89%) Appium
6 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.89%) Calabash
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET
3 22 (41.51%) WCF
4 21 (39.62%) CSS
4 21 (39.62%) HTML
5 14 (26.42%) .NET Core
6 13 (24.53%) React
6 13 (24.53%) Web Services
7 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (22.64%) RESTful
7 12 (22.64%) SOAP
8 11 (20.75%) jQuery
8 11 (20.75%) XML
9 10 (18.87%) LINQ
9 10 (18.87%) Silverlight
9 10 (18.87%) WF
9 10 (18.87%) WPF
9 10 (18.87%) XSLT
10 8 (15.09%) Vue.js
11 6 (11.32%) NSQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (15.09%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (83.02%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (50.94%) TDD
5 23 (43.40%) Scrum
6 22 (41.51%) OO
7 15 (28.30%) MVC
7 15 (28.30%) SOLID
8 12 (22.64%) DevOps
9 10 (18.87%) DSDM
9 10 (18.87%) Kanban
9 10 (18.87%) Multithreading
9 10 (18.87%) MVVM
9 10 (18.87%) RUP
9 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
9 10 (18.87%) UML
9 10 (18.87%) Unit Testing
9 10 (18.87%) Use Case
10 9 (16.98%) OOP
10 9 (16.98%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) C#
2 31 (58.49%) JavaScript
2 31 (58.49%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) T-SQL
4 12 (22.64%) Java
5 11 (20.75%) C++
6 10 (18.87%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) Elixir
7 1 (1.89%) Erlang
7 1 (1.89%) ES6
7 1 (1.89%) ES7
7 1 (1.89%) Go
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Ansible
2 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.66%) Terraform
3 1 (1.89%) Consul
3 1 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) WorldPay
2 3 (5.66%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.77%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore