Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
England > North West
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 16 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 1,383 1,498 1,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.69% 12.17% 10.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.56% 28.03% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,257 1,401 1,118
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,350
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £55,000
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 5,870 5,345 4,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 45.36% 43.42% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,952 4,618 3,650
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 £25,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -3 751 £45,000 +12.50% 99
Cheshire -5 390 £42,500 +6.25% 53
Lancashire +3 138 £35,000 - 21
Merseyside -5 95 £40,000 +5.26% 20
Cumbria -8 2 £38,000 +1.33%
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 1,379 (99.71%) .NET
2 1,325 (95.81%) C#
3 1,047 (75.70%) MVC
4 900 (65.08%) SQL Server
5 876 (63.34%) Agile Software Development
6 826 (59.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 568 (41.07%) JavaScript
8 486 (35.14%) HTML
9 484 (35.00%) CSS
10 471 (34.06%) TDD
11 443 (32.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 414 (29.93%) SQL
13 395 (28.56%) Web Application Development
14 390 (28.20%) WCF
15 381 (27.55%) AngularJS
16 372 (26.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 366 (26.46%) RESTful
18 362 (26.17%) .NET Framework
19 356 (25.74%) Microsoft
20 332 (24.01%) Scrum
21 298 (21.55%) BDD
22 289 (20.90%) SQL Server 2016
23 286 (20.68%) jQuery
24 272 (19.67%) Git (software)
25 260 (18.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 256 (18.51%) OO
27 237 (17.14%) Entity Framework
28 228 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
29 225 (16.27%) Web Development
30 223 (16.12%) 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 95 (6.87%) CMS
2 60 (4.34%) Umbraco
3 59 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
4 40 (2.89%) SharePoint
5 37 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 31 (2.24%) IIS
7 21 (1.52%) EPiServer
8 19 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (0.94%) NServiceBus
10 9 (0.65%) Content Management Server
11 8 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.51%) nginx
13 5 (0.36%) SAS
14 3 (0.22%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.22%) WordPress
15 1 (0.072%) DNN
15 1 (0.072%) Kentico
15 1 (0.072%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.072%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (0.65%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
2 6 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
2 6 (0.43%) InDesign
3 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.072%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 28 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.29%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.072%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 228 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (2.31%) Google Play
4 26 (1.88%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (0.72%) Office 365
6 7 (0.51%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 6 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (0.43%) Serverless
8 5 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.29%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.22%) GitHub
10 3 (0.22%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.14%) SaaS
12 1 (0.072%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.072%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.072%) IaaS
12 1 (0.072%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.59%) Internet
2 13 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.58%) HTTP
4 3 (0.22%) Broadband
5 2 (0.14%) DHCP
5 2 (0.14%) DNS
5 2 (0.14%) Hyperconnected
5 2 (0.14%) Intranet
5 2 (0.14%) LAN
5 2 (0.14%) VLAN
5 2 (0.14%) VPN
5 2 (0.14%) WAN
5 2 (0.14%) Wireless
6 1 (0.072%) Skype
6 1 (0.072%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.072%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.072%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 900 (65.08%) SQL Server
2 289 (20.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 164 (11.86%) NoSQL
4 130 (9.40%) MongoDB
5 128 (9.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 68 (4.92%) MySQL
7 47 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (3.25%) RavenDB
9 39 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.87%) Relational Database
13 10 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.58%) Blockchain
15 8 (0.58%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.58%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.58%) Redis
16 7 (0.51%) DTS
Development Applications
1 272 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 94 (6.80%) TeamCity
3 88 (6.36%) Visual Studio
4 83 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 71 (5.13%) NUnit
6 45 (3.25%) MSTest
7 27 (1.95%) Subversion
8 25 (1.81%) Selenium
9 22 (1.59%) JIRA
10 16 (1.16%) Grunt
10 16 (1.16%) Jenkins
11 15 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (0.94%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.87%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.65%) gulp
15 8 (0.58%) Mercurial
15 8 (0.58%) Moq
16 7 (0.51%) FxCop
17 6 (0.43%) Maven
17 6 (0.43%) StyleCop
General
1 170 (12.29%) Finance
2 106 (7.66%) Retail
3 101 (7.30%) Games
4 82 (5.93%) Advertising
5 55 (3.98%) Marketing
6 20 (1.45%) Banking
7 18 (1.30%) Music Industry
8 16 (1.16%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.01%) Legal
11 11 (0.80%) Back Office
12 9 (0.65%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.51%) Automotive
14 4 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
14 4 (0.29%) Law
14 4 (0.29%) Publishing
15 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.14%) Electronics
17 1 (0.072%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1,136 (82.14%) Developer
2 902 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 377 (27.26%) C# Developer
4 327 (23.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 210 (15.18%) Software Developer
6 193 (13.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 174 (12.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 152 (10.99%) Senior Developer
9 144 (10.41%) .NET Software Developer
10 118 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 115 (8.32%) C# Software Developer
12 102 (7.38%) Senior .NET Developer
13 95 (6.87%) Software Engineer
14 76 (5.50%) Junior
15 73 (5.28%) Junior Developer
16 69 (4.99%) Web Developer
17 67 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
18 65 (4.70%) SQL Developer
19 64 (4.63%) C# Software Engineer
20 59 (4.27%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,379 (99.71%) .NET
2 826 (59.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 486 (35.14%) HTML
4 484 (35.00%) CSS
5 443 (32.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 390 (28.20%) WCF
7 381 (27.55%) AngularJS
8 372 (26.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 366 (26.46%) RESTful
10 362 (26.17%) .NET Framework
11 286 (20.68%) jQuery
12 260 (18.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 237 (17.14%) Entity Framework
14 223 (16.12%) Node.js
15 207 (14.97%) KnockoutJS
16 196 (14.17%) Web Services
17 130 (9.40%) WPF
18 117 (8.46%) HTML5
19 105 (7.59%) XML
20 102 (7.38%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 114 (8.24%) Greenfield Project
2 79 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 65 (4.70%) Mobile App
4 63 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
6 52 (3.76%) Fintech
7 35 (2.53%) User Experience
8 32 (2.31%) iPhone
9 27 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
10 23 (1.66%) Social Network
11 16 (1.16%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.01%) Tandem
13 9 (0.65%) W3C
14 8 (0.58%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.51%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.43%) Video Editing
17 5 (0.36%) e-Learning
17 5 (0.36%) N-Tier
17 5 (0.36%) PMI
18 4 (0.29%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 115 (8.32%) Windows
2 40 (2.89%) Android
3 16 (1.16%) Unix
4 7 (0.51%) Apple iOS
4 7 (0.51%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.29%) Linux
6 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,047 (75.70%) MVC
2 876 (63.34%) Agile Software Development
3 471 (34.06%) TDD
4 395 (28.56%) Web Application Development
5 332 (24.01%) Scrum
6 298 (21.55%) BDD
7 256 (18.51%) OO
8 225 (16.27%) Web Development
9 179 (12.94%) Software Engineering
10 165 (11.93%) Dependency Injection
11 155 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
12 139 (10.05%) Kanban
13 98 (7.09%) SOLID
14 91 (6.58%) SDLC
15 87 (6.29%) OOP
16 79 (5.71%) Unit Testing
17 73 (5.28%) E-Commerce
17 73 (5.28%) Multithreading
18 67 (4.84%) Problem-Solving
19 53 (3.83%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1,325 (95.81%) C#
2 568 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 414 (29.93%) SQL
4 223 (16.12%) Ruby
5 170 (12.29%) T-SQL
6 73 (5.28%) VB.NET
7 70 (5.06%) TypeScript
8 58 (4.19%) F#
9 48 (3.47%) Java
10 44 (3.18%) C++
11 41 (2.96%) PL/SQL
12 39 (2.82%) Python
13 37 (2.68%) PHP
14 35 (2.53%) C
15 26 (1.88%) VB
16 25 (1.81%) PowerShell
17 11 (0.80%) PHP 5
18 9 (0.65%) Embedded C
18 9 (0.65%) XPath
19 8 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (4.77%) Degree
2 27 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.36%) AWS Certification
4 5 (0.36%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.14%) MCP
6 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.072%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.072%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.072%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.072%) MCAD
7 1 (0.072%) OSCE
7 1 (0.072%) OSCP
7 1 (0.072%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.60%) QA
2 6 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.36%) SLA
4 2 (0.14%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (1.01%) Docker
2 10 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.072%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 58 (4.19%) Kibana
2 25 (1.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 25 (1.81%) WSUS
3 4 (0.29%) Puppet
4 2 (0.14%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.072%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.072%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.072%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.072%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 356 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 117 (8.46%) Google
3 53 (3.83%) Sitecore
4 41 (2.96%) Capita
4 41 (2.96%) Facebook
5 38 (2.75%) Twitter
5 38 (2.75%) Xamarin
6 32 (2.31%) WorldPay
7 27 (1.95%) Oracle
8 9 (0.65%) HP
9 8 (0.58%) Adobe
10 7 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.51%) Teradata
11 5 (0.36%) Remedy
12 4 (0.29%) SAP
13 3 (0.22%) IBM
14 2 (0.14%) DevExpress
14 2 (0.14%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.14%) Sybase
14 2 (0.14%) VMware