Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 293 317
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 61 74 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.59% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 52
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +35.71%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,300 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 12881 12066 12498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10316 10146 10375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

.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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -19 54 £55,000 - 4
Cheshire -44 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Merseyside +19 1 £37,500 +2.74%
.NET Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 59 (96.72%) C#
3 56 (91.80%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (72.13%) ASP.NET
5 37 (60.66%) Scrum
6 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
6 36 (59.02%) SQL
7 33 (54.10%) HTML
7 33 (54.10%) OO
8 32 (52.46%) WCF
9 30 (49.18%) Use Case
9 30 (49.18%) MVVM
9 30 (49.18%) CSS
10 29 (47.54%) WPF
11 28 (45.90%) Web Services
12 27 (44.26%) Finance
13 26 (42.62%) jQuery
13 26 (42.62%) NUnit
13 26 (42.62%) LINQ
14 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
15 24 (39.34%) RUP
15 24 (39.34%) DSDM
16 23 (37.70%) Java
16 23 (37.70%) C++
16 23 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (37.70%) RESTful
17 22 (36.07%) MSTest
17 22 (36.07%) WF
17 22 (36.07%) Silverlight

.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 2 (3.28%) IIS
1 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.64%) Predix
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) AMQP
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.28%) Redis
5 2 (3.28%) Riak
6 1 (1.64%) Big Data
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) NUnit
2 22 (36.07%) MSTest
3 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
4 8 (13.11%) Subversion
5 3 (4.92%) Selenium
6 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.28%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) MSI
6 2 (3.28%) NuGet
6 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.28%) WiX
7 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.64%) InstallShield
7 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (72.13%) ASP.NET
3 33 (54.10%) HTML
4 32 (52.46%) WCF
5 30 (49.18%) CSS
6 29 (47.54%) WPF
7 28 (45.90%) Web Services
8 26 (42.62%) jQuery
8 26 (42.62%) LINQ
9 23 (37.70%) RESTful
10 22 (36.07%) Silverlight
10 22 (36.07%) SOAP
10 22 (36.07%) WF
10 22 (36.07%) XML
10 22 (36.07%) XSLT
11 20 (32.79%) .NET Framework
12 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
13 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (13.11%) NancyFx
14 7 (11.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Contactless
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 56 (91.80%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (60.66%) Scrum
4 33 (54.10%) OO
5 30 (49.18%) MVVM
5 30 (49.18%) Use Case
6 24 (39.34%) DSDM
6 24 (39.34%) RUP
7 23 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (36.07%) Service Delivery
8 22 (36.07%) UML
9 17 (27.87%) MVC
10 14 (22.95%) TDD
11 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
12 11 (18.03%) OOP
13 10 (16.39%) Integration Testing
14 8 (13.11%) Change Management
14 8 (13.11%) Code Coverage
14 8 (13.11%) Release Management
15 7 (11.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) C#
2 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
2 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
4 23 (37.70%) C++
4 23 (37.70%) Java
5 22 (36.07%) PL/SQL
6 9 (14.75%) C
7 3 (4.92%) Go
7 3 (4.92%) Ruby
7 3 (4.92%) VBA
8 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.28%) Clojure
8 2 (3.28%) Erlang
8 2 (3.28%) F#
8 2 (3.28%) Haskell
8 2 (3.28%) Python
8 2 (3.28%) Scala
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
1 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) Ansible
2 2 (3.28%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.56%) JD Edwards
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Xamarin