Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 92 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 36.95% 23.35% 30.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.60% 53.54% 65.91%
Number of salaries quoted 87 48 53
Preston median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% -6.25% +18.52%
10th Percentile £28,450 £25,625 £28,350
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -5.41%

.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 Preston with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 157 99 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 63.05% 43.61% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 129 92 77
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,119 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Preston

.NET
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in Preston.

Salary trend for .NET in Preston

.NET
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Preston over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for .NET.

1 87 (94.57%) C#
2 79 (85.87%) ASP.NET
3 67 (72.83%) SQL Server
4 56 (60.87%) MVC
5 37 (40.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (39.13%) .NET Framework
6 36 (39.13%) SQL
7 35 (38.04%) TDD
8 34 (36.96%) Entity Framework
9 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (33.70%) Web Development
11 27 (29.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 27 (29.35%) JavaScript
12 24 (26.09%) WCF
12 24 (26.09%) Degree
13 23 (25.00%) Web Application Development
14 21 (22.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (21.74%) AngularJS
16 19 (20.65%) NoSQL
17 18 (19.57%) KnockoutJS
17 18 (19.57%) Node.js
17 18 (19.57%) BDD
17 18 (19.57%) Git (software)
17 18 (19.57%) RESTful
17 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (19.57%) Ruby
17 18 (19.57%) Games
17 18 (19.57%) Code First Entity Framework
17 18 (19.57%) SQL Server 2016
17 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (1.09%) IIS
1 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (72.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.65%) NoSQL
3 18 (19.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (5.43%) Power BI
10 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.09%) QlikView
11 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (19.57%) Games
2 16 (17.39%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (79.35%) Developer
2 64 (69.57%) .NET Developer
3 40 (43.48%) C# .NET Developer
3 40 (43.48%) C# Developer
4 27 (29.35%) ASP.NET Developer
4 27 (29.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (16.30%) Software Developer
7 12 (13.04%) Technical Leader
8 9 (9.78%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Analyst
9 8 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Software Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Principal .NET Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Principal Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.26%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (3.26%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.26%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (85.87%) ASP.NET
2 37 (40.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (39.13%) .NET Framework
4 34 (36.96%) Entity Framework
5 27 (29.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 24 (26.09%) WCF
7 21 (22.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (19.57%) Code First Entity Framework
9 18 (19.57%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (19.57%) Node.js
9 18 (19.57%) RESTful
10 16 (17.39%) LINQ
11 14 (15.22%) XML
12 13 (14.13%) SOAP
13 7 (7.61%) Web Services
14 5 (5.43%) jQuery
14 5 (5.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) Clustering
3 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (60.87%) MVC
2 35 (38.04%) TDD
3 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (33.70%) Web Development
5 23 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 18 (19.57%) BDD
7 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 16 (17.39%) Workflow
8 11 (11.96%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.61%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.52%) Project Management
11 5 (5.43%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.43%) Functional Testing
11 5 (5.43%) High Availability
11 5 (5.43%) ITIL
11 5 (5.43%) ITIL V2
11 5 (5.43%) PRINCE
11 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (94.57%) C#
2 36 (39.13%) SQL
3 27 (29.35%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.57%) Ruby
5 8 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.17%) VBA
7 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (26.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Google
2 4 (4.35%) IBM
2 4 (4.35%) Twitter
3 2 (2.17%) Capita
4 1 (1.09%) Epicor
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle