Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 15 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 1,403 1,555 1,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.02% 12.61% 11.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.95% 29.59% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,281 1,488 1,274
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,675 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

ASP.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,623 5,255 4,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.18% 42.60% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,662 4,607 4,040
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,850 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the North West

ASP.NET
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for ASP.NET in the North West

ASP.NET
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the North West over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ASP.NET in the North West

ASP.NET
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 ASP.NET within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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 -1 839 £45,000 +12.50% 93
Cheshire -8 356 £40,000 +9.59% 58
Lancashire +6 131 £35,000 -3.45% 25
Merseyside -7 67 £38,500 -3.75% 22
Cumbria - 7 £42,500 -
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 1,401 (99.86%) .NET
2 1,359 (96.86%) C#
3 1,064 (75.84%) MVC
4 896 (63.86%) SQL Server
5 890 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
6 809 (57.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 629 (44.83%) JavaScript
8 506 (36.07%) CSS
9 482 (34.35%) HTML
10 463 (33.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 454 (32.36%) TDD
12 430 (30.65%) SQL
13 411 (29.29%) .NET Framework
13 411 (29.29%) WCF
14 397 (28.30%) AngularJS
15 380 (27.08%) Web Application Development
16 364 (25.94%) jQuery
17 362 (25.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 349 (24.88%) Scrum
19 346 (24.66%) RESTful
20 326 (23.24%) Microsoft
21 277 (19.74%) BDD
22 270 (19.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 269 (19.17%) Entity Framework
24 252 (17.96%) Web Services
25 244 (17.39%) Git (software)
26 239 (17.03%) Node.js
27 232 (16.54%) Ruby
28 230 (16.39%) OO
29 219 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure

ASP.NET
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 90 (6.41%) CMS
2 70 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
3 54 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 36 (2.57%) SharePoint
5 30 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 22 (1.57%) EPiServer
7 20 (1.43%) IIS
8 19 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.43%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.36%) Content Management Server
10 5 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.29%) Kentico
12 3 (0.21%) WordPress
13 2 (0.14%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.14%) OpenROAD
13 2 (0.14%) SAS
13 2 (0.14%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.14%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.071%) Apache
14 1 (0.071%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.21%) Magento
3 1 (0.071%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.071%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.071%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.071%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 219 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 112 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.21%) Google Play
4 11 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
5 9 (0.64%) Office 365
6 7 (0.50%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 7 (0.50%) SaaS
6 7 (0.50%) Serverless
7 4 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.21%) GitHub
8 3 (0.21%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.14%) PaaS
10 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.071%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.071%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.28%) Internet
2 12 (0.86%) HTTP
3 8 (0.57%) WinSCP
4 7 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.21%) Intranet
6 2 (0.14%) AMQP
6 2 (0.14%) DHCP
6 2 (0.14%) DNS
6 2 (0.14%) LAN
6 2 (0.14%) VLAN
6 2 (0.14%) VPN
6 2 (0.14%) WAN
7 1 (0.071%) Broadband
7 1 (0.071%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.071%) Skype
7 1 (0.071%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.071%) Wireless
7 1 (0.071%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 896 (63.86%) SQL Server
2 206 (14.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 172 (12.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 163 (11.62%) NoSQL
5 139 (9.91%) MongoDB
6 69 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 66 (4.70%) MySQL
8 57 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 40 (2.85%) RavenDB
10 32 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (1.21%) Relational Database
13 13 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (0.86%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.78%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.71%) Hadoop
17 9 (0.64%) DTS
18 7 (0.50%) Big Data
18 7 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 244 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 108 (7.70%) TeamCity
3 102 (7.27%) Visual Studio
4 70 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 67 (4.78%) NUnit
6 45 (3.21%) MSTest
7 43 (3.06%) Subversion
8 25 (1.78%) JIRA
9 21 (1.50%) Jenkins
10 15 (1.07%) Grunt
11 14 (1.00%) Selenium
12 10 (0.71%) SpecFlow
13 9 (0.64%) gulp
13 9 (0.64%) Mercurial
14 8 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (0.43%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.43%) CruiseControl
15 6 (0.43%) ReSharper
15 6 (0.43%) SonarQube
General
1 197 (14.04%) Finance
2 105 (7.48%) Games
3 93 (6.63%) Retail
4 87 (6.20%) Advertising
5 62 (4.42%) Marketing
6 33 (2.35%) Manufacturing
7 23 (1.64%) Back Office
7 23 (1.64%) Music Industry
8 18 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.14%) Law
10 13 (0.93%) Banking
11 12 (0.86%) Legal
12 11 (0.78%) Automotive
13 9 (0.64%) Electronics
14 6 (0.43%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.29%) Publishing
16 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.071%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.071%) Local Government
17 1 (0.071%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,190 (84.82%) Developer
2 924 (65.86%) .NET Developer
3 429 (30.58%) C# Developer
4 371 (26.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 246 (17.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 244 (17.39%) Software Developer
7 230 (16.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 189 (13.47%) .NET Software Developer
9 172 (12.26%) Senior Developer
10 161 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 152 (10.83%) C# Software Developer
12 101 (7.20%) Senior .NET Developer
13 76 (5.42%) Junior
14 75 (5.35%) Software Engineer
15 72 (5.13%) Junior Developer
16 71 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
16 71 (5.06%) Web Developer
17 63 (4.49%) Senior Software Developer
18 62 (4.42%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 56 (3.99%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,401 (99.86%) .NET
2 809 (57.66%) ASP.NET MVC
3 506 (36.07%) CSS
4 482 (34.35%) HTML
5 463 (33.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 411 (29.29%) .NET Framework
6 411 (29.29%) WCF
7 397 (28.30%) AngularJS
8 364 (25.94%) jQuery
9 362 (25.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 346 (24.66%) RESTful
11 270 (19.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 269 (19.17%) Entity Framework
13 252 (17.96%) Web Services
14 239 (17.03%) Node.js
15 207 (14.75%) KnockoutJS
16 160 (11.40%) HTML5
17 152 (10.83%) WPF
18 134 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 125 (8.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 87 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 74 (5.27%) Greenfield Project
3 58 (4.13%) Mobile App
4 55 (3.92%) Fintech
5 53 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (2.21%) iPhone
8 25 (1.78%) Social Network
9 18 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.14%) N-Tier
11 15 (1.07%) User Experience
12 14 (1.00%) iPad
13 10 (0.71%) Life Science
14 8 (0.57%) Tandem
15 7 (0.50%) W3C
16 6 (0.43%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.43%) Digital TV
17 5 (0.36%) e-Learning
17 5 (0.36%) NHS
18 4 (0.29%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 102 (7.27%) Windows
2 50 (3.56%) Android
3 15 (1.07%) Apple iOS
4 13 (0.93%) Unix
5 12 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.14%) Linux
7 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,064 (75.84%) MVC
2 890 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
3 454 (32.36%) TDD
4 380 (27.08%) Web Application Development
5 349 (24.88%) Scrum
6 277 (19.74%) BDD
7 230 (16.39%) OO
8 217 (15.47%) Web Development
9 186 (13.26%) Software Engineering
10 169 (12.05%) Dependency Injection
11 156 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
12 139 (9.91%) Kanban
13 115 (8.20%) SDLC
14 84 (5.99%) SOLID
15 78 (5.56%) Multithreading
16 70 (4.99%) E-Commerce
16 70 (4.99%) OOP
17 60 (4.28%) Unit Testing
18 59 (4.21%) Microservices
19 56 (3.99%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1,359 (96.86%) C#
2 629 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 430 (30.65%) SQL
4 232 (16.54%) Ruby
5 143 (10.19%) T-SQL
6 75 (5.35%) VB.NET
7 69 (4.92%) F#
8 61 (4.35%) TypeScript
9 50 (3.56%) C++
10 47 (3.35%) Java
10 47 (3.35%) PL/SQL
11 40 (2.85%) C
12 23 (1.64%) Python
13 19 (1.35%) PHP
13 19 (1.35%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.21%) VB
15 12 (0.86%) VBScript
15 12 (0.86%) XPath
16 7 (0.50%) VB6
17 6 (0.43%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 95 (6.77%) Degree
2 26 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.29%) MCP
5 3 (0.21%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.14%) ISEB
6 2 (0.14%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.071%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.071%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.42%) QA
2 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.36%) SLA
3 4 (0.29%) PA-DSS
3 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.14%) WAI
5 1 (0.071%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.071%) PMO
5 1 (0.071%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (1.07%) Docker
2 9 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.071%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 67 (4.78%) Kibana
2 32 (2.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 32 (2.28%) WSUS
3 6 (0.43%) Puppet
4 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.21%) SCOM
5 2 (0.14%) Ansible
5 2 (0.14%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.14%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.071%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 326 (23.24%) Microsoft
2 111 (7.91%) Google
3 49 (3.49%) Facebook
4 39 (2.78%) Sitecore
5 38 (2.71%) Oracle
6 37 (2.64%) Xamarin
7 34 (2.42%) Twitter
8 28 (2.00%) Capita
9 19 (1.35%) WorldPay
10 17 (1.21%) SAP
11 10 (0.71%) Adobe
12 7 (0.50%) Teradata
13 6 (0.43%) Sybase
14 5 (0.36%) DevExpress
14 5 (0.36%) HP
15 4 (0.29%) IBM
15 4 (0.29%) JD Edwards
15 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (0.21%) Castleton
17 2 (0.14%) Actian