Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 16 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 1,211 1,580 1,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.69% 12.05% 11.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.23% 27.11% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,122 1,459 1,236
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 5,214 5,829 4,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.71% 44.44% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4,417 4,912 3,845
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,275 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -8 678 £45,000 +8.43% 133
Cheshire -2 338 £42,500 +6.25% 46
Lancashire -4 103 £35,500 +1.43% 26
Merseyside -4 86 £40,000 +6.67% 24
Cumbria -7 3 £35,000 -6.67% 2
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 1,209 (99.83%) .NET
2 1,163 (96.04%) C#
3 912 (75.31%) MVC
4 802 (66.23%) SQL Server
5 727 (60.03%) Agile Software Development
6 723 (59.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 565 (46.66%) JavaScript
8 512 (42.28%) HTML
9 472 (38.98%) CSS
10 416 (34.35%) AngularJS
11 413 (34.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 378 (31.21%) TDD
13 374 (30.88%) SQL
14 330 (27.25%) .NET Framework
15 327 (27.00%) Web Application Development
16 313 (25.85%) Microsoft
17 302 (24.94%) Scrum
18 294 (24.28%) WCF
19 286 (23.62%) SQL Server 2016
20 282 (23.29%) RESTful
21 272 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 232 (19.16%) Microsoft Azure
23 231 (19.08%) jQuery
24 221 (18.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 218 (18.00%) Git (software)
26 213 (17.59%) BDD
27 212 (17.51%) Web Development
28 200 (16.52%) Entity Framework
29 187 (15.44%) OO
30 168 (13.87%) Finance

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 53 (4.38%) CMS
2 41 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (3.06%) Umbraco
4 36 (2.97%) IIS
5 22 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 20 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.24%) NServiceBus
8 12 (0.99%) EPiServer
9 8 (0.66%) Apache Pig
9 8 (0.66%) nginx
10 6 (0.50%) Content Management Server
11 4 (0.33%) SAS
11 4 (0.33%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.25%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.17%) DNN
13 2 (0.17%) Kentico
14 1 (0.083%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (0.66%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 6 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
2 6 (0.50%) InDesign
3 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.083%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.083%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.50%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.083%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.083%) Magento
3 1 (0.083%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 232 (19.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.56%) Google Play
4 22 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (0.66%) SaaS
6 7 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (0.50%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.33%) GitHub
9 4 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.17%) Office 365
10 2 (0.17%) PaaS
11 1 (0.083%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.083%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.083%) IaaS
11 1 (0.083%) iTunes
11 1 (0.083%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.21%) Internet
2 15 (1.24%) Hyperconnected
3 14 (1.16%) HTTP
3 14 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.91%) Intranet
5 8 (0.66%) Firewall
5 8 (0.66%) SSL
6 4 (0.33%) X.509
7 3 (0.25%) Broadband
8 1 (0.083%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 802 (66.23%) SQL Server
2 286 (23.62%) SQL Server 2016
3 126 (10.40%) NoSQL
4 103 (8.51%) MongoDB
5 56 (4.62%) RavenDB
6 48 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
7 46 (3.80%) MySQL
8 37 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (1.16%) Relational Database
12 12 (0.99%) RDBMS
13 11 (0.91%) Blockchain
14 10 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.74%) Big Data
16 8 (0.66%) Apache Hive
16 8 (0.66%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.66%) Redis
17 7 (0.58%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 218 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 76 (6.28%) Visual Studio
3 72 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 69 (5.70%) TeamCity
5 63 (5.20%) NUnit
6 49 (4.05%) Selenium
7 43 (3.55%) JIRA
8 35 (2.89%) MSTest
9 19 (1.57%) Bitbucket
9 19 (1.57%) Grunt
10 18 (1.49%) Subversion
11 17 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (1.16%) Jenkins
12 14 (1.16%) SpecFlow
13 13 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (0.83%) SoapUI
14 10 (0.83%) WebDriver
15 9 (0.74%) FxCop
15 9 (0.74%) SonarQube
16 8 (0.66%) git-flow
General
1 168 (13.87%) Finance
2 101 (8.34%) Games
3 66 (5.45%) Retail
4 54 (4.46%) Marketing
5 49 (4.05%) Advertising
6 21 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.40%) Banking
8 15 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.16%) Music Industry
10 13 (1.07%) Legal
11 10 (0.83%) Electronics
12 9 (0.74%) Automotive
13 8 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.33%) Brand Awareness
15 4 (0.33%) Law
16 3 (0.25%) Back Office
17 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,017 (83.98%) Developer
2 804 (66.39%) .NET Developer
3 385 (31.79%) C# Developer
4 321 (26.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 172 (14.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 156 (12.88%) Software Developer
7 153 (12.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 140 (11.56%) Senior Developer
9 106 (8.75%) .NET Software Developer
10 100 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 100 (8.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 93 (7.68%) C# Software Developer
12 88 (7.27%) Software Engineer
13 78 (6.44%) Junior
14 77 (6.36%) Junior Developer
15 70 (5.78%) Senior C# Developer
16 66 (5.45%) Web Developer
17 61 (5.04%) C# Software Engineer
18 60 (4.95%) SQL Developer
19 59 (4.87%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,209 (99.83%) .NET
2 723 (59.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 512 (42.28%) HTML
4 472 (38.98%) CSS
5 416 (34.35%) AngularJS
6 413 (34.10%) ASP.NET Web API
7 330 (27.25%) .NET Framework
8 294 (24.28%) WCF
9 282 (23.29%) RESTful
10 272 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 231 (19.08%) jQuery
12 221 (18.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 200 (16.52%) Entity Framework
14 157 (12.96%) HTML5
14 157 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
15 154 (12.72%) Web Services
16 145 (11.97%) Node.js
17 111 (9.17%) WPF
18 102 (8.42%) .NET Core
19 98 (8.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 131 (10.82%) Greenfield Project
2 70 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
4 62 (5.12%) Computer Science
5 57 (4.71%) Mobile App
6 51 (4.21%) Fintech
7 46 (3.80%) User Experience
8 30 (2.48%) iPhone
9 25 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
10 20 (1.65%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.07%) Social Network
12 11 (0.91%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.83%) Tandem
14 9 (0.74%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.58%) Blog
15 7 (0.58%) Life Science
16 6 (0.50%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.50%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.50%) Social Media
16 6 (0.50%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 86 (7.10%) Windows
2 57 (4.71%) Android
3 27 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.40%) Linux
5 8 (0.66%) Mac OS X
6 6 (0.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.25%) Unix
7 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 912 (75.31%) MVC
2 727 (60.03%) Agile Software Development
3 378 (31.21%) TDD
4 327 (27.00%) Web Application Development
5 302 (24.94%) Scrum
6 213 (17.59%) BDD
7 212 (17.51%) Web Development
8 187 (15.44%) OO
9 162 (13.38%) Software Engineering
10 150 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
11 141 (11.64%) Dependency Injection
12 132 (10.90%) Kanban
13 94 (7.76%) Problem-Solving
13 94 (7.76%) Unit Testing
14 81 (6.69%) SOLID
15 78 (6.44%) OOP
16 72 (5.95%) SDLC
17 65 (5.37%) Test Automation
18 56 (4.62%) MVVM
19 53 (4.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1,163 (96.04%) C#
2 565 (46.66%) JavaScript
3 374 (30.88%) SQL
4 137 (11.31%) Ruby
5 134 (11.07%) T-SQL
6 67 (5.53%) VB.NET
7 57 (4.71%) TypeScript
8 53 (4.38%) Java
9 52 (4.29%) C++
10 45 (3.72%) PHP
11 33 (2.73%) F#
11 33 (2.73%) PL/SQL
12 27 (2.23%) Python
13 26 (2.15%) VB
14 24 (1.98%) C
15 17 (1.40%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.16%) Objective-C
17 12 (0.99%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.91%) PHP 5
19 8 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 67 (5.53%) Degree
2 20 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.83%) SANS
5 8 (0.66%) CCNA
5 8 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (0.66%) CISSP
5 8 (0.66%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.66%) GIAC
5 8 (0.66%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (0.66%) MCSE
5 8 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.66%) SSCP
6 5 (0.41%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.41%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.17%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.17%) MCP
7 2 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.81%) QA
2 10 (0.83%) SLA
3 8 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.50%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.25%) GDPR
7 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (2.89%) Docker
2 9 (0.74%) vSphere
3 5 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (2.73%) Kibana
2 11 (0.91%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 8 (0.66%) Puppet
3 8 (0.66%) Salt
3 8 (0.66%) WSUS
4 4 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.17%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.083%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 313 (25.85%) Microsoft
2 80 (6.61%) Google
3 40 (3.30%) Xamarin
4 34 (2.81%) Facebook
5 30 (2.48%) Sitecore
6 29 (2.39%) Capita
7 16 (1.32%) WorldPay
8 14 (1.16%) Oracle
9 10 (0.83%) Twitter
10 9 (0.74%) SAP
11 6 (0.50%) Adobe
11 6 (0.50%) HP
11 6 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.41%) Apple
12 5 (0.41%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.41%) Intapp
13 4 (0.33%) Remedy
13 4 (0.33%) Sony
13 4 (0.33%) Yahoo!
14 2 (0.17%) Red Hat