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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 53 36 69
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +33
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 50 58 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.31% 6.11% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.19% 17.74% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 32
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
447 327 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.50% 34.42% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 402 323 325
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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
Bedford -5 29 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Luton -18 7 £50,000 - 3
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 129 (100.00%) .NET
2 119 (92.25%) C#
3 118 (91.47%) SQL Server
4 115 (89.15%) ASP.NET
5 100 (77.52%) WCF
6 93 (72.09%) SQL
7 79 (61.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 76 (58.91%) MVC
9 72 (55.81%) Microsoft
10 65 (50.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 64 (49.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 62 (48.06%) Scrum
13 61 (47.29%) SharePoint
13 61 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
14 55 (42.64%) Windows
15 53 (41.09%) T-SQL
16 52 (40.31%) LINQ
17 50 (38.76%) Visual Studio
18 49 (37.98%) Subversion
19 47 (36.43%) TDD
20 45 (34.88%) Multithreading
21 42 (32.56%) SQL Server 2005
21 42 (32.56%) JavaScript
22 39 (30.23%) jQuery
23 37 (28.68%) ASP.NET MVC
24 36 (27.91%) WinForms
25 35 (27.13%) VB.NET
26 34 (26.36%) OO
26 34 (26.36%) WPF
27 30 (23.26%) Relational Database

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 61 (47.29%) SharePoint
2 24 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (8.53%) CMS
4 5 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 27 (20.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) HTTP
1 2 (1.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (91.47%) SQL Server
2 79 (61.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (32.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (23.26%) Relational Database
5 20 (15.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 64 (49.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (38.76%) Visual Studio
3 49 (37.98%) Subversion
4 19 (14.73%) Moq
5 6 (4.65%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.65%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (17.05%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 118 (91.47%) Developer
2 62 (48.06%) C# Developer
3 59 (45.74%) .NET Developer
4 49 (37.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (31.78%) Senior Developer
6 31 (24.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (20.16%) Senior C# Developer
8 21 (16.28%) Lead Developer
9 15 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (10.85%) Architect
10 14 (10.85%) Technical Leader
11 12 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (9.30%) Technical Developer
12 11 (8.53%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
14 6 (4.65%) Lead C# Developer
15 5 (3.88%) C# Web Developer
15 5 (3.88%) SharePoint Developer
15 5 (3.88%) Web Developer
15 5 (3.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (100.00%) .NET
2 115 (89.15%) ASP.NET
3 100 (77.52%) WCF
4 65 (50.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 52 (40.31%) LINQ
6 39 (30.23%) jQuery
7 37 (28.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (27.91%) WinForms
9 34 (26.36%) WPF
10 29 (22.48%) Silverlight
10 29 (22.48%) Web Services
11 25 (19.38%) HTML
12 20 (15.50%) CSS
13 18 (13.95%) ADO.NET
14 16 (12.40%) Middleware
15 12 (9.30%) HTML5
16 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 8 (6.20%) Windows Identity Foundation
17 8 (6.20%) Ajax
18 7 (5.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) N-Tier
2 7 (5.43%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.33%) GIS
4 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 55 (42.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (58.91%) MVC
2 62 (48.06%) Scrum
3 61 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (36.43%) TDD
5 45 (34.88%) Multithreading
6 34 (26.36%) OO
7 28 (21.71%) OOD
7 28 (21.71%) Software Engineering
8 18 (13.95%) Project Management
9 17 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (10.85%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (9.30%) Business Analysis
11 12 (9.30%) Product Management
12 7 (5.43%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (4.65%) BCP
13 6 (4.65%) Configuration Management
14 5 (3.88%) MVVM
14 5 (3.88%) Technical Analysis
15 4 (3.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 119 (92.25%) C#
2 93 (72.09%) SQL
3 53 (41.09%) T-SQL
4 42 (32.56%) JavaScript
5 35 (27.13%) VB.NET
6 13 (10.08%) VB
7 7 (5.43%) C
8 6 (4.65%) VB6
9 3 (2.33%) VBA
10 2 (1.55%) Java
11 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (10.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 72 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.10%) Apple
2 4 (3.10%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.33%) ESRI
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle
4 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago