The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 123 69 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 37.73% 25.56% 20.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 79.87% 82.14% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 120 69 42
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,350 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
.NET
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 84 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.24% 31.11% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 151 84 68
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

.NET
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

.NET Salary Trend in Bedford

.NET
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bedford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing .NET 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.

1 232 (90.27%) C#
2 200 (77.82%) ASP.NET
3 180 (70.04%) SQL Server
4 158 (61.48%) Microsoft
5 153 (59.53%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (50.97%) Scrum
7 125 (48.64%) MVC
8 123 (47.86%) WCF
9 103 (40.08%) SQL
10 101 (39.30%) TDD
11 92 (35.80%) JavaScript
12 89 (34.63%) HTML
13 86 (33.46%) Windows
14 85 (33.07%) WPF
15 81 (31.52%) .NET Framework
15 81 (31.52%) T-SQL
16 79 (30.74%) Visual Studio
16 79 (30.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 77 (29.96%) CSS
18 74 (28.79%) MS Excel
19 73 (28.40%) Silverlight
20 65 (25.29%) Team Foundation Server
21 62 (24.12%) Software Engineering
21 62 (24.12%) jQuery
22 59 (22.96%) LINQ
23 55 (21.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 53 (20.62%) WinForms
25 52 (20.23%) SQL Server 2008
26 48 (18.68%) SharePoint
27 45 (17.51%) Relational Database

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (18.68%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.33%) CMS
5 5 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.95%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.56%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 3 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 74 (28.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.50%) Fireworks
2 9 (3.50%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.28%) HTTP
2 5 (1.95%) IPsec
2 5 (1.95%) Firewall
2 5 (1.95%) LDAP
2 5 (1.95%) Kerberos
2 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.95%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (70.04%) SQL Server
2 52 (20.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (17.51%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (6.23%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (5.84%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (3.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (3.50%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 79 (30.74%) Visual Studio
2 65 (25.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (16.73%) Subversion
4 31 (12.06%) NUnit
5 29 (11.28%) MSTest
6 28 (10.89%) Moq
7 15 (5.84%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.17%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (10.89%) Finance
2 4 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 186 (72.37%) Developer
2 97 (37.74%) C# Developer
3 80 (31.13%) Senior Developer
4 70 (27.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (24.90%) Architect
6 61 (23.74%) .NET Developer
7 56 (21.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 49 (19.07%) Senior C# Developer
9 30 (11.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (11.28%) Technical Architect
11 25 (9.73%) Lead Developer
12 18 (7.00%) Lead Architect
13 17 (6.61%) Web Developer
14 15 (5.84%) Technical Leader
14 15 (5.84%) .NET Team Leader
14 15 (5.84%) Team Leader
14 15 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
15 14 (5.45%) Technical Developer
16 12 (4.67%) Front-End Developer
16 12 (4.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (77.82%) ASP.NET
2 123 (47.86%) WCF
3 89 (34.63%) HTML
4 85 (33.07%) WPF
5 81 (31.52%) .NET Framework
6 79 (30.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 77 (29.96%) CSS
8 73 (28.40%) Silverlight
9 62 (24.12%) jQuery
10 59 (22.96%) LINQ
11 55 (21.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 53 (20.62%) WinForms
13 34 (13.23%) Web Services
14 31 (12.06%) HTML5
15 27 (10.51%) XML
16 22 (8.56%) Ajax
17 19 (7.39%) ADO.NET
18 16 (6.23%) Middleware
18 16 (6.23%) WF
19 15 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.89%) N-Tier
2 12 (4.67%) User Experience
3 9 (3.50%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.33%) Physics
5 6 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.95%) PKI
7 4 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.56%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 86 (33.46%) Windows
2 3 (1.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (59.53%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (50.97%) Scrum
3 125 (48.64%) MVC
4 101 (39.30%) TDD
5 62 (24.12%) Software Engineering
6 44 (17.12%) Multithreading
7 35 (13.62%) Project Management
8 33 (12.84%) Product Management
9 32 (12.45%) OOD
10 31 (12.06%) OO
11 30 (11.67%) Configuration Management
12 29 (11.28%) Business Analysis
12 29 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (8.56%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (8.17%) Web Development
15 19 (7.39%) Technical Architecture
16 17 (6.61%) Matrix Management
17 14 (5.45%) Line Management
18 12 (4.67%) Web Application Development
19 11 (4.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 232 (90.27%) C#
2 103 (40.08%) SQL
3 92 (35.80%) JavaScript
4 81 (31.52%) T-SQL
5 14 (5.45%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.67%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.50%) XAML
8 7 (2.72%) C
9 5 (1.95%) Java
10 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (2.72%) Degree
2 5 (1.95%) MCSE
2 5 (1.95%) MCITP
3 4 (1.56%) PhD
4 2 (0.78%) MCP
4 2 (0.78%) MCAD
4 2 (0.78%) MCSD
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.95%) NFS
1 5 (1.95%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (7.39%) MOM
2 5 (1.95%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 158 (61.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.06%) Oracle
3 10 (3.89%) IBM
4 5 (1.95%) VMware
4 5 (1.95%) CA
4 5 (1.95%) Apple
4 5 (1.95%) HP
4 5 (1.95%) Dell
4 5 (1.95%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.56%) Capita
6 1 (0.39%) SAP
6 1 (0.39%) Nintex
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