Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 998 1,408 1,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.39% 11.11% 12.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.87% 25.11% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1,283 1,453
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £25,550
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 4,181 5,607 5,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.36% 44.23% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,498 4,654 4,534
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,425 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £59,675
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 22 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -4 706 £50,000 +11.11% 126
Cheshire -5 212 £42,500 +6.25% 60
Lancashire -11 56 £37,500 +7.14% 39
Merseyside -32 22 £45,000 +18.42% 28
Cumbria -1 1 - -
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 998 (100.00%) .NET
2 970 (97.19%) C#
3 769 (77.05%) MVC
4 701 (70.24%) SQL Server
5 660 (66.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 603 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
7 594 (59.52%) JavaScript
8 521 (52.20%) HTML
9 491 (49.20%) AngularJS
10 472 (47.29%) CSS
11 391 (39.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 325 (32.57%) Microsoft
13 303 (30.36%) Web Application Development
14 290 (29.06%) Microsoft Azure
15 285 (28.56%) SQL
16 261 (26.15%) TDD
17 244 (24.45%) RESTful
18 231 (23.15%) .NET Framework
19 220 (22.04%) Scrum
20 217 (21.74%) SQL Server 2016
21 193 (19.34%) .NET Core
22 185 (18.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 176 (17.64%) Greenfield Project
24 175 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 171 (17.13%) BDD
26 168 (16.83%) jQuery
27 165 (16.53%) WCF
28 157 (15.73%) HTML5
29 156 (15.63%) Web Development
30 150 (15.03%) Continuous Integration

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 54 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (2.51%) IIS
3 23 (2.30%) CMS
4 18 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.10%) Umbraco
6 6 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.60%) Kentico
7 4 (0.40%) Confluence
7 4 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.30%) Apache
8 3 (0.30%) Content Management Server
8 3 (0.30%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.30%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.20%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.10%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.10%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.10%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.20%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 290 (29.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.61%) Google Play
4 16 (1.60%) SaaS
5 12 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.30%) Serverless
9 2 (0.20%) GitHub
9 2 (0.20%) IaaS
9 2 (0.20%) PaaS
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.10%) Dialogflow
10 1 (0.10%) npm
10 1 (0.10%) NuGet
10 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 106 (10.62%) Internet
2 20 (2.00%) Hyperconnected
3 10 (1.00%) HTTP
4 7 (0.70%) Intranet
5 5 (0.50%) VoIP
6 3 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.20%) Firewall
7 2 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (70.24%) SQL Server
2 217 (21.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 118 (11.82%) NoSQL
4 77 (7.72%) MongoDB
5 54 (5.41%) RavenDB
6 31 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 29 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.90%) RDBMS
10 18 (1.80%) MySQL
10 18 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.60%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.30%) Big Data
14 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.20%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 129 (12.93%) Git (software)
2 79 (7.92%) Visual Studio
3 58 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (3.31%) NUnit
5 22 (2.20%) MSTest
6 21 (2.10%) Subversion
7 18 (1.80%) JIRA
7 18 (1.80%) TeamCity
8 13 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (1.30%) Selenium
9 11 (1.10%) Mercurial
10 6 (0.60%) Grunt
10 6 (0.60%) gulp
10 6 (0.60%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.50%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.40%) Moq
12 4 (0.40%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.40%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.40%) webpack
13 3 (0.30%) Jenkins
General
1 128 (12.83%) Games
2 122 (12.22%) Finance
3 56 (5.61%) Advertising
4 39 (3.91%) Marketing
5 20 (2.00%) Retail
6 12 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.90%) Automotive
8 5 (0.50%) Law
9 4 (0.40%) Banking
9 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.30%) Legal
11 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.10%) Back Office
12 1 (0.10%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.10%) French Language
12 1 (0.10%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 883 (88.48%) Developer
2 653 (65.43%) .NET Developer
3 358 (35.87%) C# Developer
4 253 (25.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 161 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 145 (14.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 138 (13.83%) Software Developer
8 118 (11.82%) Senior Developer
9 97 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 78 (7.82%) Senior .NET Developer
11 76 (7.62%) .NET Software Developer
12 72 (7.21%) C# Software Developer
13 70 (7.01%) Web Developer
14 57 (5.71%) Agile C# Developer
14 57 (5.71%) Agile Developer
14 57 (5.71%) Lead Developer
15 52 (5.21%) Senior C# Developer
16 48 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
17 47 (4.71%) Senior Software Developer
18 46 (4.61%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 998 (100.00%) .NET
2 660 (66.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 521 (52.20%) HTML
4 491 (49.20%) AngularJS
5 472 (47.29%) CSS
6 391 (39.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 244 (24.45%) RESTful
8 231 (23.15%) .NET Framework
9 193 (19.34%) .NET Core
10 185 (18.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 175 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 168 (16.83%) jQuery
13 165 (16.53%) WCF
14 157 (15.73%) HTML5
15 115 (11.52%) Entity Framework
16 110 (11.02%) Web Services
17 104 (10.42%) XML
18 101 (10.12%) CSS3
19 94 (9.42%) KnockoutJS
20 82 (8.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 176 (17.64%) Greenfield Project
2 56 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
3 45 (4.51%) Mobile App
4 40 (4.01%) Fintech
5 38 (3.81%) User Experience
6 35 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (2.61%) iPhone
8 25 (2.51%) BBC
8 25 (2.51%) Social Media
9 21 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (1.10%) VLE
12 9 (0.90%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.80%) Blog
14 6 (0.60%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.50%) NHS
15 5 (0.50%) N-Tier
16 1 (0.10%) Digital TV
16 1 (0.10%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 44 (4.41%) Android
2 42 (4.21%) Windows
3 17 (1.70%) Apple iOS
4 7 (0.70%) Linux
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 769 (77.05%) MVC
2 603 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 303 (30.36%) Web Application Development
4 261 (26.15%) TDD
5 220 (22.04%) Scrum
6 171 (17.13%) BDD
7 156 (15.63%) Web Development
8 150 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
9 142 (14.23%) OO
10 118 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
11 105 (10.52%) Software Engineering
12 92 (9.22%) Kanban
13 88 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
14 64 (6.41%) SDLC
15 56 (5.61%) Microservices
16 54 (5.41%) OOP
17 49 (4.91%) MVVM
18 45 (4.51%) E-Commerce
19 44 (4.41%) Mentoring
20 42 (4.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 970 (97.19%) C#
2 594 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 285 (28.56%) SQL
4 108 (10.82%) T-SQL
5 67 (6.71%) Ruby
6 63 (6.31%) TypeScript
7 37 (3.71%) VB.NET
8 30 (3.01%) C++
9 29 (2.91%) Java
10 23 (2.30%) C
10 23 (2.30%) PL/SQL
11 22 (2.20%) VB
12 7 (0.70%) PHP
12 7 (0.70%) PowerShell
12 7 (0.70%) VB6
12 7 (0.70%) VBA
13 5 (0.50%) Python
14 4 (0.40%) Go
14 4 (0.40%) XPath
15 3 (0.30%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 75 (7.52%) Degree
2 18 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.50%) MCP
4 2 (0.20%) CCNA
4 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.20%) CISSP
4 2 (0.20%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.20%) GIAC
4 2 (0.20%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (0.20%) MCSE
4 2 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (0.20%) SANS
4 2 (0.20%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.20%) SSCP
5 1 (0.10%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.00%) QA
2 11 (1.10%) GDPR
3 2 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (2.51%) Docker
2 2 (0.20%) vSphere
3 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (0.60%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.50%) Mesos
3 2 (0.20%) Puppet
3 2 (0.20%) Salt
3 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.10%) Consul
4 1 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 325 (32.57%) Microsoft
2 65 (6.51%) Google
3 49 (4.91%) Facebook
4 25 (2.51%) Apple
4 25 (2.51%) Sony
4 25 (2.51%) Yahoo!
5 22 (2.20%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.20%) Oracle
7 7 (0.70%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.70%) WorldPay
8 6 (0.60%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.60%) Telerik
9 4 (0.40%) CA
9 4 (0.40%) SAP
10 3 (0.30%) Adobe
10 3 (0.30%) Sage
11 2 (0.20%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.20%) Epicor
11 2 (0.20%) RedGate
11 2 (0.20%) TIBCO