The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 43 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 79 80 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.00% 6.91% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.74% 22.86% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 76 75 45
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
472 350 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.87% 30.25% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 448 307 363
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -2 66 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Leighton Buzzard - 5 £37,500 - 2
Luton -15 3 £45,000 +18.42% 3
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (87.61%) SQL Server
3 98 (86.73%) ASP.NET
4 95 (84.07%) C#
5 85 (75.22%) Microsoft
6 79 (69.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 78 (69.03%) WCF
8 75 (66.37%) SQL
9 74 (65.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 64 (56.64%) Windows
11 63 (55.75%) Subversion
11 63 (55.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 62 (54.87%) Multithreading
13 61 (53.98%) TDD
13 61 (53.98%) T-SQL
13 61 (53.98%) MVC
14 59 (52.21%) LINQ
15 55 (48.67%) Scrum
16 52 (46.02%) Relational Database
17 50 (44.25%) Visual Studio
17 50 (44.25%) SharePoint
18 49 (43.36%) WinForms
19 47 (41.59%) OO
20 46 (40.71%) N-Tier
21 45 (39.82%) OOD
21 45 (39.82%) Software Engineering
22 43 (38.05%) JavaScript
23 42 (37.17%) ASP.NET MVC
24 38 (33.63%) WPF
25 32 (28.32%) jQuery

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 50 (44.25%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (7.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (7.08%) CMS
5 6 (5.31%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.77%) Papyrus
Applications
1 27 (23.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.77%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (87.61%) SQL Server
2 74 (65.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (46.02%) Relational Database
4 18 (15.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (15.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 79 (69.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (55.75%) Subversion
3 50 (44.25%) Visual Studio
4 16 (14.16%) Moq
5 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (4.42%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (5.31%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (77.88%) Developer
2 34 (30.09%) Architect
3 30 (26.55%) Solutions Architect
3 30 (26.55%) C# Developer
4 27 (23.89%) Senior Developer
4 27 (23.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (23.01%) .NET Developer
6 25 (22.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (18.58%) Lead Developer
8 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (14.16%) Technical Developer
9 16 (14.16%) Technical Leader
10 14 (12.39%) SharePoint Developer
11 10 (8.85%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (6.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (6.19%) Web Developer
13 6 (5.31%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (4.42%) Senior Web Developer
15 4 (3.54%) SharePoint Architect
15 4 (3.54%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (86.73%) ASP.NET
3 78 (69.03%) WCF
4 63 (55.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 59 (52.21%) LINQ
6 49 (43.36%) WinForms
7 42 (37.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (33.63%) WPF
9 32 (28.32%) jQuery
10 30 (26.55%) Web Services
11 28 (24.78%) LINQ to SQL
11 28 (24.78%) CSS
12 27 (23.89%) HTML
13 26 (23.01%) ADO.NET
14 25 (22.12%) Silverlight
15 24 (21.24%) Middleware
16 17 (15.04%) Ajax
16 17 (15.04%) HTML5
16 17 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 11 (9.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (40.71%) N-Tier
2 9 (7.96%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (56.64%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.87%) Multithreading
2 61 (53.98%) TDD
2 61 (53.98%) MVC
3 55 (48.67%) Scrum
4 47 (41.59%) OO
5 45 (39.82%) OOD
5 45 (39.82%) Software Engineering
6 31 (27.43%) Project Management
7 30 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (25.66%) Business Analysis
8 29 (25.66%) Product Management
9 27 (23.89%) Technical Architecture
10 23 (20.35%) SOA
10 23 (20.35%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (5.31%) Technical Analysis
14 5 (4.42%) Workflow
15 4 (3.54%) CRM
15 4 (3.54%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 95 (84.07%) C#
2 75 (66.37%) SQL
3 61 (53.98%) T-SQL
4 43 (38.05%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.96%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.19%) XPath
7 5 (4.42%) Delphi
8 2 (1.77%) VBA
8 2 (1.77%) Java
8 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.88%) VB6
9 1 (0.88%) VC++
9 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) MOM
Vendors
1 85 (75.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle
3 2 (1.77%) HP
4 1 (0.88%) Sybase
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Salary: From £47,500 to £47,500 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: US$45000 - US$50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Bupa, No travel!
Posted: 17 days ago
Leighton Buzzard
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago