The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 21 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 37 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.98% 8.83% 6.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.41% 24.75% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
135 101 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.37% 35.69% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 128 99 74
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bedford region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Bedford

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Bedford

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 100 (100.00%) .NET
1 100 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 98 (98.00%) C#
3 97 (97.00%) SQL Server
4 83 (83.00%) WCF
5 75 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 71 (71.00%) MVC
6 71 (71.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 71 (71.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 68 (68.00%) SQL
8 67 (67.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 65 (65.00%) Scrum
10 61 (61.00%) LINQ
11 58 (58.00%) T-SQL
11 58 (58.00%) Windows
12 57 (57.00%) Subversion
12 57 (57.00%) Multithreading
13 51 (51.00%) TDD
13 51 (51.00%) Visual Studio
14 48 (48.00%) WinForms
15 45 (45.00%) SharePoint
15 45 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (42.00%) WPF
17 41 (41.00%) Relational Database
18 38 (38.00%) jQuery
18 38 (38.00%) Software Engineering
19 37 (37.00%) OOD
19 37 (37.00%) OO
19 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
20 33 (33.00%) Silverlight

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (8.00%) CMS
3 4 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (29.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (97.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (71.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (41.00%) Relational Database
4 26 (26.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 71 (71.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (57.00%) Subversion
3 51 (51.00%) Visual Studio
4 19 (19.00%) Moq
5 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 19 (19.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 83 (83.00%) Developer
2 51 (51.00%) C# Developer
3 42 (42.00%) Senior Developer
4 38 (38.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (36.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (24.00%) Lead Developer
6 24 (24.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 23 (23.00%) Architect
8 21 (21.00%) .NET Developer
9 19 (19.00%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (18.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (18.00%) Technical Leader
11 17 (17.00%) Technical Developer
12 8 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
13 7 (7.00%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (6.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (6.00%) Lead C# Developer
15 5 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
15 5 (5.00%) .NET Team Leader
15 5 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (100.00%) .NET
1 100 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 83 (83.00%) WCF
3 67 (67.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 61 (61.00%) LINQ
5 48 (48.00%) WinForms
6 45 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (42.00%) WPF
8 38 (38.00%) jQuery
9 33 (33.00%) Silverlight
10 25 (25.00%) HTML
11 24 (24.00%) Middleware
12 21 (21.00%) ADO.NET
12 21 (21.00%) CSS
12 21 (21.00%) Web Services
13 17 (17.00%) HTML5
14 13 (13.00%) LINQ to SQL
14 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 13 (13.00%) Ajax
15 11 (11.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.00%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (58.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (71.00%) MVC
2 65 (65.00%) Scrum
3 57 (57.00%) Multithreading
4 51 (51.00%) TDD
5 38 (38.00%) Software Engineering
6 37 (37.00%) OOD
6 37 (37.00%) OO
7 26 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (24.00%) Project Management
9 20 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (18.00%) Product Management
10 18 (18.00%) Business Analysis
11 11 (11.00%) SOA
11 11 (11.00%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (7.00%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
14 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (4.00%) Web Development
14 4 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (98.00%) C#
2 68 (68.00%) SQL
3 58 (58.00%) T-SQL
4 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 75 (75.00%) Microsoft
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