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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 100 110 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.23% 34.59% 29.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 82.64% 78.01% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 99 104 85
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,500 £57,500
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
121 141 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 43.84% 44.34% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 114 135 94
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 2 September 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bedford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 157 (91.28%) C#
2 145 (84.30%) ASP.NET
3 118 (68.60%) SQL Server
4 104 (60.47%) JavaScript
5 100 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (54.07%) MVC
7 89 (51.74%) HTML
8 86 (50.00%) jQuery
9 82 (47.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 75 (43.60%) CSS
11 65 (37.79%) Scrum
12 62 (36.05%) Microsoft
13 55 (31.98%) SQL
14 54 (31.40%) TDD
14 54 (31.40%) .NET Framework
15 53 (30.81%) WCF
15 53 (30.81%) MS Excel
16 51 (29.65%) Windows
17 50 (29.07%) Visual Studio
18 46 (26.74%) Entity Framework
19 40 (23.26%) Software Engineering
20 39 (22.67%) WPF
21 35 (20.35%) SQL Server 2008
22 34 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 34 (19.77%) T-SQL
23 32 (18.60%) Web Development
24 31 (18.02%) Ajax
25 29 (16.86%) OO
25 29 (16.86%) LINQ
25 29 (16.86%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (15.12%) SharePoint
2 18 (10.47%) Node.js
3 13 (7.56%) CMS
4 8 (4.65%) Umbraco
5 5 (2.91%) WordPress
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (30.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.91%) Acrobat
2 5 (2.91%) InDesign
2 5 (2.91%) Adobe Premiere
2 5 (2.91%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (2.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (2.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.40%) Office 365
3 10 (5.81%) SaaS
4 6 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) DHCP
1 2 (1.16%) HTTP
1 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (68.60%) SQL Server
2 35 (20.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (16.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (10.47%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 50 (29.07%) Visual Studio
2 23 (13.37%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (11.63%) Moq
4 19 (11.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (7.56%) Subversion
6 10 (5.81%) NUnit
6 10 (5.81%) MSTest
7 6 (3.49%) JIRA
7 6 (3.49%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (2.91%) Grunt
9 4 (2.33%) Selenium
10 3 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (8.14%) Games
2 8 (4.65%) Retail
2 8 (4.65%) Advertising
3 7 (4.07%) Back Office
4 6 (3.49%) Marketing
5 5 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 125 (72.67%) Developer
2 61 (35.47%) .NET Developer
3 59 (34.30%) C# Developer
4 52 (30.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 32 (18.60%) Senior Developer
7 23 (13.37%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (11.05%) Senior C# Developer
9 16 (9.30%) Software Developer
9 16 (9.30%) Architect
10 15 (8.72%) Web Developer
11 11 (6.40%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (6.40%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (6.40%) Front-End Developer
12 10 (5.81%) Front-End Web Developer
12 10 (5.81%) SharePoint Developer
12 10 (5.81%) Lead Architect
12 10 (5.81%) Software Engineer
13 9 (5.23%) Technical Architect
13 9 (5.23%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (84.30%) ASP.NET
2 89 (51.74%) HTML
3 86 (50.00%) jQuery
4 82 (47.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 75 (43.60%) CSS
6 54 (31.40%) .NET Framework
7 53 (30.81%) WCF
8 46 (26.74%) Entity Framework
9 39 (22.67%) WPF
10 34 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 31 (18.02%) Ajax
12 29 (16.86%) HTML5
12 29 (16.86%) LINQ
13 26 (15.12%) WinForms
14 25 (14.53%) AngularJS
15 24 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 24 (13.95%) Web Services
15 24 (13.95%) Silverlight
16 18 (10.47%) XML
17 16 (9.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.72%) N-Tier
3 9 (5.23%) Mathematics
3 9 (5.23%) Physics
4 8 (4.65%) Tandem
4 8 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.91%) Xbox
6 5 (2.91%) User Experience
7 4 (2.33%) Wiki
8 3 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.74%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.74%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.16%) GIS
10 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (54.07%) MVC
3 65 (37.79%) Scrum
4 54 (31.40%) TDD
5 40 (23.26%) Software Engineering
6 32 (18.60%) Web Development
7 29 (16.86%) OO
8 23 (13.37%) OOD
8 23 (13.37%) Multithreading
9 20 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (9.30%) Web Application Development
11 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (7.56%) Performance Management
12 13 (7.56%) Coaching
13 12 (6.98%) SDLC
14 9 (5.23%) Kanban
14 9 (5.23%) BDD
15 8 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (4.65%) Mentoring
15 8 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 157 (91.28%) C#
2 104 (60.47%) JavaScript
3 55 (31.98%) SQL
4 34 (19.77%) T-SQL
5 11 (6.40%) C++
6 8 (4.65%) Ruby
7 6 (3.49%) Python
8 4 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.58%) C
9 1 (0.58%) Java
9 1 (0.58%) VB
9 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Degree
2 6 (3.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (6.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 62 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.40%) Nintex
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle
4 8 (4.65%) Facebook
5 5 (2.91%) Adobe
6 2 (1.16%) Citrix
7 1 (0.58%) Telerik
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Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago