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

Microsoft ASP.NET
England > North West
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 1,095 1,567 1,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.19% 11.88% 12.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.65% 27.08% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 1,448 1,368
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 4,630 5,787 4,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.87% 43.88% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,903 4,800 4,223
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,275 £57,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 September 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 September 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 -9 695 £45,000 +5.88% 125
Cheshire -6 266 £45,000 +12.50% 46
Lancashire -3 71 £37,500 +7.14% 21
Merseyside -13 56 £40,000 +6.67% 27
Cumbria +1 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 1,094 (99.91%) .NET
2 1,057 (96.53%) C#
3 813 (74.25%) MVC
4 709 (64.75%) SQL Server
5 661 (60.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 645 (58.90%) Agile Software Development
7 571 (52.15%) JavaScript
8 525 (47.95%) HTML
9 468 (42.74%) CSS
10 452 (41.28%) AngularJS
11 387 (35.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 327 (29.86%) SQL
13 298 (27.21%) TDD
14 292 (26.67%) Web Application Development
14 292 (26.67%) .NET Framework
15 286 (26.12%) Microsoft
16 277 (25.30%) Scrum
17 252 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
18 240 (21.92%) SQL Server 2016
19 219 (20.00%) RESTful
20 216 (19.73%) WCF
21 195 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 190 (17.35%) jQuery
23 184 (16.80%) Web Development
24 182 (16.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 165 (15.07%) HTML5
26 160 (14.61%) BDD
27 157 (14.34%) Entity Framework
27 157 (14.34%) Git (software)
28 153 (13.97%) 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 45 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (3.56%) IIS
3 31 (2.83%) CMS
4 21 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.64%) Umbraco
6 13 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (0.91%) Apache Pig
7 10 (0.91%) EPiServer
8 7 (0.64%) Sitefinity
9 6 (0.55%) Content Management Server
9 6 (0.55%) Kentico
10 5 (0.46%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.27%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.27%) Apache
12 3 (0.27%) Appian
12 3 (0.27%) nginx
12 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.18%) DNN
Applications
1 10 (0.91%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (0.27%) InDesign
4 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.091%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.091%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.55%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.18%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.091%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.091%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 252 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.56%) Google Play
4 18 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
5 9 (0.82%) SaaS
6 8 (0.73%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.37%) GitHub
8 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.18%) PaaS
9 2 (0.18%) Serverless
10 1 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.091%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.091%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.091%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.091%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.091%) IaaS
10 1 (0.091%) npm
10 1 (0.091%) NuGet
10 1 (0.091%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (7.85%) Internet
2 23 (2.10%) Hyperconnected
3 16 (1.46%) Intranet
4 13 (1.19%) HTTP
5 12 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.91%) Firewall
6 10 (0.91%) SSL
7 4 (0.37%) X.509
8 1 (0.091%) Broadband
8 1 (0.091%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 709 (64.75%) SQL Server
2 240 (21.92%) SQL Server 2016
3 111 (10.14%) NoSQL
4 94 (8.58%) MongoDB
5 59 (5.39%) RavenDB
6 31 (2.83%) MySQL
7 30 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (2.10%) Relational Database
10 18 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
12 15 (1.37%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.10%) Big Data
13 12 (1.10%) Blockchain
14 11 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (0.91%) Apache Hive
15 10 (0.91%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.73%) Couchbase
16 8 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 157 (14.34%) Git (software)
2 76 (6.94%) Visual Studio
3 58 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (4.47%) NUnit
5 45 (4.11%) Selenium
6 44 (4.02%) TeamCity
7 37 (3.38%) JIRA
8 29 (2.65%) MSTest
9 17 (1.55%) Grunt
9 17 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 17 (1.55%) Subversion
10 13 (1.19%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (1.00%) WebDriver
12 10 (0.91%) CodeSonar
12 10 (0.91%) git-flow
12 10 (0.91%) gulp
12 10 (0.91%) Robot Framework
12 10 (0.91%) SoapUI
12 10 (0.91%) SpecFlow
General
1 153 (13.97%) Finance
2 119 (10.87%) Games
3 54 (4.93%) Marketing
4 50 (4.57%) Advertising
5 44 (4.02%) Retail
6 24 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.10%) Electronics
7 12 (1.10%) Legal
8 11 (1.00%) Automotive
9 10 (0.91%) Banking
9 10 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.73%) Law
12 7 (0.64%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.27%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 953 (87.03%) Developer
2 709 (64.75%) .NET Developer
3 378 (34.52%) C# Developer
4 295 (26.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 174 (15.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 153 (13.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 153 (13.97%) Software Developer
7 131 (11.96%) Senior Developer
8 102 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 96 (8.77%) .NET Software Developer
10 88 (8.04%) C# Software Developer
11 85 (7.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 70 (6.39%) Junior
12 70 (6.39%) Senior C# Developer
12 70 (6.39%) Web Developer
13 67 (6.12%) Junior Developer
14 61 (5.57%) Software Engineer
15 49 (4.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 49 (4.47%) Senior Software Developer
16 48 (4.38%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,094 (99.91%) .NET
2 661 (60.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 525 (47.95%) HTML
4 468 (42.74%) CSS
5 452 (41.28%) AngularJS
6 387 (35.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 292 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 219 (20.00%) RESTful
9 216 (19.73%) WCF
10 195 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 190 (17.35%) jQuery
12 182 (16.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 165 (15.07%) HTML5
14 157 (14.34%) Entity Framework
15 148 (13.52%) .NET Core
16 116 (10.59%) Web Services
17 104 (9.50%) KnockoutJS
17 104 (9.50%) Node.js
18 100 (9.13%) WPF
19 99 (9.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 135 (12.33%) Greenfield Project
2 69 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (5.02%) Computer Science
4 54 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (4.11%) Mobile App
6 41 (3.74%) User Experience
7 39 (3.56%) Fintech
8 27 (2.47%) iPhone
9 22 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
10 20 (1.83%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.19%) Social Media
12 12 (1.10%) BBC
12 12 (1.10%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.73%) Blog
14 7 (0.64%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.64%) Social Network
15 5 (0.46%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.46%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
15 5 (0.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (5.48%) Android
1 60 (5.48%) Windows
2 32 (2.92%) Apple iOS
3 22 (2.01%) Linux
4 10 (0.91%) Mac OS X
5 7 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.091%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (74.25%) MVC
2 645 (58.90%) Agile Software Development
3 298 (27.21%) TDD
4 292 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 277 (25.30%) Scrum
6 184 (16.80%) Web Development
7 160 (14.61%) BDD
8 142 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
9 141 (12.88%) OO
10 138 (12.60%) Software Engineering
11 124 (11.32%) Dependency Injection
12 119 (10.87%) Kanban
13 99 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
14 72 (6.58%) Unit Testing
15 68 (6.21%) SDLC
16 63 (5.75%) MVVM
16 63 (5.75%) Test Automation
17 58 (5.30%) OOP
18 48 (4.38%) SOLID
19 44 (4.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,057 (96.53%) C#
2 571 (52.15%) JavaScript
3 327 (29.86%) SQL
4 114 (10.41%) T-SQL
5 83 (7.58%) Ruby
6 56 (5.11%) VB.NET
7 47 (4.29%) TypeScript
8 46 (4.20%) C++
9 44 (4.02%) Java
10 33 (3.01%) PHP
11 29 (2.65%) C
11 29 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 23 (2.10%) VB
13 18 (1.64%) F#
13 18 (1.64%) Python
14 17 (1.55%) PowerShell
15 16 (1.46%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.28%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.10%) VB6
18 5 (0.46%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 85 (7.76%) Degree
2 25 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.10%) SANS
5 10 (0.91%) CCNA
5 10 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (0.91%) CISSP
5 10 (0.91%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (0.91%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.91%) GIAC
5 10 (0.91%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (0.91%) MCSE
5 10 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.91%) SSCP
6 3 (0.27%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.18%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.18%) MCP
7 2 (0.18%) OSCE
7 2 (0.18%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.74%) QA
2 11 (1.00%) SLA
3 8 (0.73%) GDPR
4 6 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (3.47%) Docker
2 11 (1.00%) vSphere
3 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.091%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.091%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.091%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (1.64%) Kibana
2 13 (1.19%) Kubernetes
3 10 (0.91%) Puppet
3 10 (0.91%) Salt
4 5 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.18%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 286 (26.12%) Microsoft
2 78 (7.12%) Google
3 40 (3.65%) Facebook
4 38 (3.47%) Xamarin
5 24 (2.19%) Capita
6 15 (1.37%) Oracle
6 15 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 13 (1.19%) Apple
8 12 (1.10%) Sony
8 12 (1.10%) Yahoo!
9 11 (1.00%) SAP
10 10 (0.91%) DevExpress
11 8 (0.73%) WorldPay
12 7 (0.64%) Twitter
13 6 (0.55%) Adobe
14 4 (0.37%) CA
14 4 (0.37%) Intapp
14 4 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.27%) HP
15 3 (0.27%) Sage