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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 62 101 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.31% 33.11% 37.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 67.39% 90.18% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 90 124
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
92 112 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.53% 36.72% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 86 97 133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 12 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bedford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 113 (88.98%) C#
2 93 (73.23%) ASP.NET
3 89 (70.08%) SQL Server
4 80 (62.99%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (60.63%) MVC
6 67 (52.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (51.18%) JavaScript
8 61 (48.03%) jQuery
9 51 (40.16%) HTML
9 51 (40.16%) Microsoft
10 49 (38.58%) CSS
10 49 (38.58%) TDD
11 45 (35.43%) MS Excel
12 44 (34.65%) Windows
13 43 (33.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 42 (33.07%) Scrum
15 34 (26.77%) WPF
15 34 (26.77%) SQL
16 33 (25.98%) WCF
17 32 (25.20%) Visual Studio
18 30 (23.62%) Ajax
18 30 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 29 (22.83%) .NET Framework
19 29 (22.83%) Software Engineering
20 27 (21.26%) Team Foundation Server
21 26 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (20.47%) Git (software)
22 25 (19.69%) Entity Framework
23 24 (18.90%) WinForms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (9.45%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.09%) Node.js
3 3 (2.36%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (35.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.79%) InDesign
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (33.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.30%) SaaS
4 3 (2.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) Internet
2 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.79%) DNS
4 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (70.08%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (14.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (25.20%) Visual Studio
2 27 (21.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (20.47%) Git (software)
4 19 (14.96%) Moq
4 19 (14.96%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (9.45%) MSTest
5 12 (9.45%) NUnit
6 11 (8.66%) JIRA
7 10 (7.87%) Bitbucket
7 10 (7.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.36%) Selenium
8 3 (2.36%) Subversion
8 3 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.79%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.79%) Grunt
9 1 (0.79%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (9.45%) Retail
2 10 (7.87%) Back Office
3 4 (3.15%) Games
4 3 (2.36%) Finance
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (80.31%) Developer
2 82 (64.57%) .NET Developer
3 66 (51.97%) C# Developer
4 59 (46.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (33.86%) Senior Developer
6 38 (29.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (29.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (29.92%) Senior C# Developer
7 37 (29.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 36 (28.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 28 (22.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (22.05%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (19.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 23 (18.11%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 20 (15.75%) C# Software Developer
13 19 (14.96%) Senior Software Developer
14 18 (14.17%) .NET Software Developer
15 16 (12.60%) Senior .NET Software Developer
16 10 (7.87%) Software Developer
17 9 (7.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (73.23%) ASP.NET
2 67 (52.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 61 (48.03%) jQuery
4 51 (40.16%) HTML
5 49 (38.58%) CSS
6 34 (26.77%) WPF
7 33 (25.98%) WCF
8 30 (23.62%) Ajax
9 29 (22.83%) .NET Framework
9 29 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 25 (19.69%) Entity Framework
11 24 (18.90%) WinForms
12 21 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 20 (15.75%) HTML5
14 17 (13.39%) AngularJS
14 17 (13.39%) LINQ
15 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (11.02%) Web Services
17 13 (10.24%) ADO.NET
18 12 (9.45%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Inversion of Control
1 12 (9.45%) Tandem
2 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.51%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.57%) iPad
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Wiki
7 1 (0.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.65%) Windows
2 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (62.99%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (60.63%) MVC
3 49 (38.58%) TDD
4 42 (33.07%) Scrum
5 30 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (22.83%) Software Engineering
7 19 (14.96%) OO
8 15 (11.81%) Web Application Development
9 14 (11.02%) BDD
9 14 (11.02%) Kanban
9 14 (11.02%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.45%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (9.45%) MVVM
11 11 (8.66%) Multithreading
11 11 (8.66%) OOD
11 11 (8.66%) Pair Programming
12 10 (7.87%) DevOps
12 10 (7.87%) Web Development
13 9 (7.09%) Front End Development
14 8 (6.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 113 (88.98%) C#
2 65 (51.18%) JavaScript
3 34 (26.77%) SQL
4 18 (14.17%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.24%) Java
6 12 (9.45%) Ruby
7 10 (7.87%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.30%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.94%) C++
9 5 (3.94%) VB
10 4 (3.15%) Python
11 3 (2.36%) Perl
11 3 (2.36%) PHP
11 3 (2.36%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 51 (40.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.94%) Oracle
3 3 (2.36%) Nintex
3 3 (2.36%) TIBCO
3 3 (2.36%) webMethods
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe
4 1 (0.79%) Twitter
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