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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 75 195 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 26.69% 39.55% 32.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 87.21% 96.06% 74.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 188 85
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £56,450 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.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
86 203 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.60% 41.18% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 77 196 113
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bedford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 131 (72.78%) C#
2 127 (70.56%) ASP.NET
3 121 (67.22%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 100 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 96 (53.33%) Scrum
6 90 (50.00%) MVC
7 87 (48.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 84 (46.67%) MS Excel
9 81 (45.00%) HTML
10 76 (42.22%) JavaScript
11 67 (37.22%) CSS
12 58 (32.22%) jQuery
13 50 (27.78%) SQL
13 50 (27.78%) Visual Studio
14 49 (27.22%) WCF
15 47 (26.11%) SQL Server 2008
15 47 (26.11%) TDD
16 42 (23.33%) .NET Framework
17 41 (22.78%) Performance Management
17 41 (22.78%) Coaching
18 39 (21.67%) Windows
19 38 (21.11%) Silverlight
20 37 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
21 36 (20.00%) Entity Framework
22 35 (19.44%) LINQ
22 35 (19.44%) WPF
23 30 (16.67%) Software Engineering
24 28 (15.56%) WinForms
24 28 (15.56%) T-SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.44%) CMS
3 4 (2.22%) Node.js
4 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 84 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.11%) WAN
1 2 (1.11%) SMTP
1 2 (1.11%) DHCP
1 2 (1.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.11%) SAN
1 2 (1.11%) Internet
1 2 (1.11%) MPLS
1 2 (1.11%) Firewall
1 2 (1.11%) VLAN
1 2 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 47 (26.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (9.44%) Moq
4 16 (8.89%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (6.67%) NUnit
6 6 (3.33%) MSTest
7 4 (2.22%) Subversion
8 2 (1.11%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (2.22%) Finance
2 2 (1.11%) Advertising
3 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (48.89%) Developer
2 57 (31.67%) .NET Developer
3 46 (25.56%) C# Developer
4 41 (22.78%) Development Manager
5 40 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (18.89%) Architect
7 30 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (15.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (13.89%) Lead Architect
10 22 (12.22%) Technical Architect
11 18 (10.00%) Senior Developer
11 18 (10.00%) Lead Technical Architect
12 17 (9.44%) Senior Development Manager
12 17 (9.44%) Senior Manager
13 16 (8.89%) Analyst
13 16 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
15 9 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
15 9 (5.00%) Web Developer
16 8 (4.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (70.56%) ASP.NET
2 87 (48.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 81 (45.00%) HTML
4 67 (37.22%) CSS
5 58 (32.22%) jQuery
6 49 (27.22%) WCF
7 42 (23.33%) .NET Framework
8 38 (21.11%) Silverlight
9 36 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 35 (19.44%) LINQ
10 35 (19.44%) WPF
11 28 (15.56%) WinForms
12 27 (15.00%) Ajax
13 25 (13.89%) Web Services
13 25 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 16 (8.89%) AngularJS
15 10 (5.56%) Backbone.js
15 10 (5.56%) ADO.NET
16 9 (5.00%) HTML5
16 9 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.56%) N-Tier
2 9 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (2.78%) User Experience
5 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.67%) GIS
7 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.67%) Windows
2 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.11%) Linux
3 2 (1.11%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.11%) UNIX
3 2 (1.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (67.22%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (53.33%) Scrum
3 90 (50.00%) MVC
4 47 (26.11%) TDD
5 41 (22.78%) Performance Management
5 41 (22.78%) Coaching
6 37 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 24 (13.33%) Matrix Management
8 24 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 20 (11.11%) OOD
10 19 (10.56%) OO
11 17 (9.44%) People Management
12 14 (7.78%) Web Development
13 13 (7.22%) Multithreading
14 11 (6.11%) Web Application Development
15 9 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (3.89%) Product Management
16 7 (3.89%) MVVM
17 6 (3.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 131 (72.78%) C#
2 76 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 50 (27.78%) SQL
4 28 (15.56%) T-SQL
5 19 (10.56%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.00%) VB
7 5 (2.78%) Java
8 2 (1.11%) Ruby
8 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.11%) C
9 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.67%) XenApp
2 2 (1.11%) vSphere
2 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) MOM
2 6 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 100 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.78%) Oracle
3 8 (4.44%) Symantec
4 3 (1.67%) Citrix
5 2 (1.11%) VMware
5 2 (1.11%) Facebook
6 1 (0.56%) Telerik
6 1 (0.56%) FalconStor
6 1 (0.56%) CommVault
6 1 (0.56%) HP
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 21 Hol, Flex Time
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago