Period
to 24 May 2020

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 24 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
England > North West
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 32 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 -1
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 424 725 1,290
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 6.55% 7.12% 10.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.75% 17.82% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 371 736 1,294
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2,531 4,069 5,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.12% 39.94% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,103 3,134 4,517
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing ASP.NET in the North West over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

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 24 May 2020. 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 -5 259 £50,000 - 44
Cheshire +10 117 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Merseyside -9 33 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Lancashire +8 14 £39,000 +6.12% 10
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, IT jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 424 (100.00%) .NET
2 402 (94.81%) C#
3 310 (73.11%) MVC
4 248 (58.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 237 (55.90%) JavaScript
6 229 (54.01%) SQL Server
7 192 (45.28%) HTML
8 191 (45.05%) SQL
9 183 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
10 174 (41.04%) CSS
11 139 (32.78%) Azure
12 136 (32.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 129 (30.42%) AngularJS
14 109 (25.71%) Microsoft
15 106 (25.00%) Software Engineering
16 99 (23.35%) .NET Core
17 98 (23.11%) .NET Framework
18 75 (17.69%) TDD
19 72 (16.98%) jQuery
20 70 (16.51%) Web Services
21 65 (15.33%) Entity Framework
22 64 (15.09%) Greenfield Project
23 58 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 57 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
24 57 (13.44%) HTML5
25 56 (13.21%) DevOps
26 49 (11.56%) Finance
26 49 (11.56%) OO
27 48 (11.32%) Microservices
28 46 (10.85%) Node.js

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 13 (3.07%) IIS
2 12 (2.83%) CMS
3 11 (2.59%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.12%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (1.89%) NServiceBus
6 4 (0.94%) Sitefinity
7 3 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.24%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Chatbot
1 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.12%) SDL Web 8
2 7 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.94%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 139 (32.78%) Azure
2 40 (9.43%) AWS
3 14 (3.30%) Serverless
4 10 (2.36%) SaaS
5 9 (2.12%) GCP
6 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.71%) Logic Apps
7 2 (0.47%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.12%) HTTP
2 3 (0.71%) Intranet
3 1 (0.24%) Skype
3 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (54.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.25%) Relational Database
2 18 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.83%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.59%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.94%) Redis
11 3 (0.71%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.47%) DTS
12 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 39 (9.20%) Visual Studio
2 38 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 28 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (3.54%) Selenium
5 11 (2.59%) JIRA
6 9 (2.12%) Appium
6 9 (2.12%) Calabash
6 9 (2.12%) NUnit
6 9 (2.12%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.42%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.18%) IBM UrbanCode
8 5 (1.18%) ReSharper
8 5 (1.18%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.71%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.47%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.24%) Moq
General
1 49 (11.56%) Finance
2 13 (3.07%) Law
3 11 (2.59%) Retail
4 8 (1.89%) Automotive
4 8 (1.89%) Local Government
4 8 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 8 (1.89%) Public Sector
5 7 (1.65%) Housing Association
5 7 (1.65%) Marketing
6 6 (1.42%) Electronics
6 6 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.18%) Banking
8 4 (0.94%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 349 (82.31%) Developer
2 157 (37.03%) C# Developer
3 130 (30.66%) .NET Developer
4 96 (22.64%) Software Developer
5 84 (19.81%) Senior Developer
6 53 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 37 (8.73%) Senior .NET Developer
8 34 (8.02%) C# Software Developer
9 29 (6.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (6.60%) Senior C# Developer
11 27 (6.37%) Lead Developer
12 23 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (5.19%) .NET Software Engineer
14 20 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
15 16 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 15 (3.54%) .NET Software Developer
16 15 (3.54%) C# Software Engineer
17 14 (3.30%) Technical Leader
18 13 (3.07%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (100.00%) .NET
2 248 (58.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 192 (45.28%) HTML
4 174 (41.04%) CSS
5 136 (32.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 129 (30.42%) AngularJS
7 99 (23.35%) .NET Core
8 98 (23.11%) .NET Framework
9 72 (16.98%) jQuery
10 70 (16.51%) Web Services
11 65 (15.33%) Entity Framework
12 58 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 57 (13.44%) HTML5
14 46 (10.85%) Node.js
14 46 (10.85%) WCF
15 40 (9.43%) React
16 32 (7.55%) ASP.NET Core
17 31 (7.31%) XML
18 25 (5.90%) REST
18 25 (5.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 64 (15.09%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (7.78%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.77%) User Experience
4 15 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.54%) Cloud Native
4 15 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.89%) Blog
5 8 (1.89%) NHS
6 7 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.42%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.18%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.71%) CMDB
10 2 (0.47%) CCTV
11 1 (0.24%) Digital Signage
11 1 (0.24%) Social Media
11 1 (0.24%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.48%) Windows
2 10 (2.36%) Android
3 9 (2.12%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (73.11%) MVC
2 183 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 75 (17.69%) TDD
5 57 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
6 56 (13.21%) DevOps
7 49 (11.56%) OO
8 48 (11.32%) Microservices
9 46 (10.85%) Unit Testing
10 45 (10.61%) Scrum
11 35 (8.25%) Mentoring
12 33 (7.78%) Test Automation
13 29 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (6.84%) Web Development
14 28 (6.60%) Software Architecture
15 27 (6.37%) Fintech
16 23 (5.42%) SOA
17 22 (5.19%) CRM
18 21 (4.95%) Data Architecture
19 19 (4.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 402 (94.81%) C#
2 237 (55.90%) JavaScript
3 191 (45.05%) SQL
4 31 (7.31%) T-SQL
4 31 (7.31%) TypeScript
5 12 (2.83%) Java
6 11 (2.59%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.36%) ES6
8 6 (1.42%) Python
9 5 (1.18%) VBA
9 5 (1.18%) XPath
10 4 (0.94%) C++
10 4 (0.94%) XAML
11 3 (0.71%) Delphi
11 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.47%) Go
12 2 (0.47%) XQuery
13 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (8.02%) Degree
2 9 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.71%) MCAD
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.49%) QA
2 9 (2.12%) GDPR
3 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (3.30%) Docker
2 5 (1.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) vSphere
3 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (2.59%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.18%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.47%) Kibana
5 1 (0.24%) Ansible
5 1 (0.24%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.24%) Terraform
5 1 (0.24%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 109 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.19%) Xamarin
3 9 (2.12%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.42%) IBM
4 6 (1.42%) SAP
4 6 (1.42%) TIBCO
5 4 (0.94%) TOWER Software
6 3 (0.71%) Intapp
7 1 (0.24%) BMC
7 1 (0.24%) Citrix
7 1 (0.24%) Cognos
7 1 (0.24%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle
7 1 (0.24%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.24%) Tanium
7 1 (0.24%) VMware