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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 48 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 39 46 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.69% 4.43% 6.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.85% 12.53% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 72
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £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
329 367 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.10% 35.32% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 266 331 337
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.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 February 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 February 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
Bedford -8 15 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Luton +16 13 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Dunstable - 3 £37,500 - 1
Leighton Buzzard -1 1 £40,000 -
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (93.59%) C#
3 65 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 52 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (65.38%) ASP.NET
6 47 (60.26%) Visual Studio
7 46 (58.97%) Microsoft
8 45 (57.69%) MVC
9 43 (55.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 43 (55.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 42 (53.85%) MS Excel
11 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (50.00%) LINQ
12 39 (50.00%) Scrum
13 35 (44.87%) SQL
14 34 (43.59%) Silverlight
15 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
16 32 (41.03%) T-SQL
16 32 (41.03%) Windows
17 31 (39.74%) HTML
18 30 (38.46%) Web Services
19 29 (37.18%) jQuery
20 28 (35.90%) CSS
21 27 (34.62%) WCF
21 27 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
22 25 (32.05%) TDD
22 25 (32.05%) OO
22 25 (32.05%) SharePoint
22 25 (32.05%) N-Tier
23 24 (30.77%) OOD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (32.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) CMS
3 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.85%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.85%) Node.js
5 2 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (2.56%) FTP
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 43 (55.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (25.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (60.26%) Visual Studio
2 27 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (21.79%) Moq
4 16 (20.51%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (14.10%) Subversion
6 4 (5.13%) NUnit
7 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Automotive
3 3 (3.85%) Advertising
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 32 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 28 (35.90%) C# Developer
4 26 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (28.21%) Senior Developer
6 20 (25.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (24.36%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (20.51%) Senior C# Developer
9 16 (20.51%) Development Manager
10 10 (12.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (11.54%) Senior Development Manager
11 9 (11.54%) Senior Manager
12 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
12 6 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
13 5 (6.41%) .NET Development Manager
14 4 (5.13%) Consultant
14 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (65.38%) ASP.NET
3 43 (55.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (50.00%) LINQ
6 34 (43.59%) Silverlight
7 31 (39.74%) HTML
8 30 (38.46%) Web Services
9 29 (37.18%) jQuery
10 28 (35.90%) CSS
11 27 (34.62%) WCF
12 23 (29.49%) WinForms
13 21 (26.92%) WPF
14 19 (24.36%) Ajax
15 16 (20.51%) ADO.NET
16 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 12 (15.38%) AngularJS
18 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 9 (11.54%) XML
20 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) N-Tier
2 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (57.69%) MVC
3 39 (50.00%) Scrum
4 25 (32.05%) OO
4 25 (32.05%) TDD
5 24 (30.77%) OOD
6 18 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 18 (23.08%) Coaching
7 17 (21.79%) Multithreading
8 16 (20.51%) Performance Management
9 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.97%) Matrix Management
10 7 (8.97%) ITIL
10 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.13%) SOA
11 4 (5.13%) ETL
11 4 (5.13%) Project Management
11 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (93.59%) C#
2 35 (44.87%) SQL
3 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 32 (41.03%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) VB
6 4 (5.13%) Java
7 3 (3.85%) C
7 3 (3.85%) C++
7 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.85%) VB6
7 3 (3.85%) Ruby
8 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) MCP
2 2 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) DFS Replication
2 2 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) MOM
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Sybase
4 3 (3.85%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.85%) Telerik
4 3 (3.85%) Facebook
5 2 (2.56%) Lumesse
5 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.56%) Akamai
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (1.28%) Apple
6 1 (1.28%) Xamarin
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago