The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 56 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 33 61 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.93% 5.20% 7.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.48% 15.06% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 83
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET Framework
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
348 405 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.88% 34.50% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 264 377 323
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 27 March 2015.

.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 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +14 15 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Bedford -16 8 £47,500 - 4
Dunstable - 3 £37,500 - 2
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (94.52%) C#
3 62 (84.93%) SQL Server
4 49 (67.12%) ASP.NET
5 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (63.01%) Visual Studio
7 41 (56.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
8 39 (53.42%) MVC
9 37 (50.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (50.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
11 35 (47.95%) Scrum
12 34 (46.58%) LINQ
12 34 (46.58%) HTML
12 34 (46.58%) MS Excel
13 31 (42.47%) CSS
13 31 (42.47%) jQuery
14 30 (41.10%) SQL
15 29 (39.73%) Silverlight
16 28 (38.36%) T-SQL
17 25 (34.25%) Windows
18 24 (32.88%) Team Foundation Server
19 23 (31.51%) WCF
19 23 (31.51%) Web Services
20 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
20 21 (28.77%) N-Tier
21 20 (27.40%) OO
21 20 (27.40%) SQL Server 2000
21 20 (27.40%) Ajax

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.59%) CMS
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.11%) Node.js
5 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 34 (46.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) SMS
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (84.93%) SQL Server
2 41 (56.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (27.40%) SQL Server 2000
4 18 (24.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 46 (63.01%) Visual Studio
2 24 (32.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (16.44%) Moq
4 11 (15.07%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (9.59%) Subversion
6 6 (8.22%) NUnit
7 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.11%) Automotive
3 3 (4.11%) Advertising
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (60.27%) Developer
2 28 (38.36%) .NET Developer
3 24 (32.88%) C# Developer
4 22 (30.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (26.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (21.92%) Senior Developer
7 16 (21.92%) Development Manager
8 13 (17.81%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (15.07%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (13.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (12.33%) Senior Manager
11 9 (12.33%) Senior Development Manager
12 6 (8.22%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (8.22%) Agile C# Developer
12 6 (8.22%) Web Developer
13 5 (6.85%) .NET Development Manager
14 4 (5.48%) Consultant
14 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (5.48%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (67.12%) ASP.NET
3 37 (50.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (50.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 34 (46.58%) HTML
4 34 (46.58%) LINQ
5 31 (42.47%) jQuery
5 31 (42.47%) CSS
6 29 (39.73%) Silverlight
7 23 (31.51%) Web Services
7 23 (31.51%) WCF
8 20 (27.40%) Ajax
9 19 (26.03%) WinForms
10 17 (23.29%) WPF
11 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (16.44%) AngularJS
13 11 (15.07%) ADO.NET
14 10 (13.70%) XML
14 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (8.22%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) N-Tier
2 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.37%) Social Network
5 1 (1.37%) Social Media
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (53.42%) MVC
3 35 (47.95%) Scrum
4 20 (27.40%) OO
4 20 (27.40%) TDD
5 19 (26.03%) OOD
6 18 (24.66%) Mentoring
7 16 (21.92%) Coaching
7 16 (21.92%) Performance Management
8 13 (17.81%) Multithreading
9 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.59%) Matrix Management
10 5 (6.85%) SOA
10 5 (6.85%) ITIL
10 5 (6.85%) Web Development
11 4 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.48%) ETL
11 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (94.52%) C#
2 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
3 30 (41.10%) SQL
4 28 (38.36%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.22%) VB
6 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.48%) VB6
7 3 (4.11%) Ruby
8 2 (2.74%) Java
8 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) MCP
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.74%) DFS Replication
1 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) MOM
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) Sybase
3 4 (5.48%) Telerik
4 3 (4.11%) Facebook
5 2 (2.74%) Lumesse
5 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, holidays, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38 - 45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago