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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 44 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 52 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.43% 4.87% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.41% 14.29% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 28
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
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
419 343 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.69% 34.10% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 383 334 303
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 £50,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 27 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Luton -12 10 £46,250 -7.50%
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 139 (100.00%) .NET
2 130 (93.53%) SQL Server
3 127 (91.37%) C#
4 125 (89.93%) ASP.NET
5 110 (79.14%) WCF
6 100 (71.94%) SQL
7 87 (62.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 81 (58.27%) Microsoft
8 81 (58.27%) MVC
9 74 (53.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 73 (52.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 70 (50.36%) Scrum
12 68 (48.92%) SharePoint
13 63 (45.32%) Windows
14 60 (43.17%) T-SQL
14 60 (43.17%) LINQ
15 58 (41.73%) Subversion
16 56 (40.29%) Visual Studio
17 53 (38.13%) TDD
18 52 (37.41%) Multithreading
19 43 (30.94%) WinForms
19 43 (30.94%) JavaScript
19 43 (30.94%) WPF
20 42 (30.22%) SQL Server 2005
21 41 (29.50%) jQuery
21 41 (29.50%) ASP.NET MVC
22 38 (27.34%) Relational Database
23 37 (26.62%) VB.NET
24 36 (25.90%) OO
25 34 (24.46%) Silverlight

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 68 (48.92%) SharePoint
2 24 (17.27%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (8.63%) CMS
4 5 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (22.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.44%) HTTP
1 2 (1.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (93.53%) SQL Server
2 87 (62.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (30.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 38 (27.34%) Relational Database
5 23 (16.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (4.32%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 74 (53.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (41.73%) Subversion
3 56 (40.29%) Visual Studio
4 19 (13.67%) Moq
5 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (4.32%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 21 (15.11%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.72%) Advertising
3 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 122 (87.77%) Developer
2 64 (46.04%) C# Developer
3 59 (42.45%) .NET Developer
4 50 (35.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (31.65%) Senior Developer
6 34 (24.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (20.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 24 (17.27%) Lead Developer
9 20 (14.39%) Architect
10 18 (12.95%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (11.51%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (11.51%) Technical Leader
12 14 (10.07%) Technical Developer
13 10 (7.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 9 (6.47%) VB.NET Developer
15 6 (4.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (4.32%) Lead C# Developer
16 5 (3.60%) C# Web Developer
16 5 (3.60%) SharePoint Developer
16 5 (3.60%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (100.00%) .NET
2 125 (89.93%) ASP.NET
3 110 (79.14%) WCF
4 73 (52.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 60 (43.17%) LINQ
6 43 (30.94%) WinForms
6 43 (30.94%) WPF
7 41 (29.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (29.50%) jQuery
8 34 (24.46%) Silverlight
9 29 (20.86%) Web Services
10 26 (18.71%) HTML
11 22 (15.83%) Middleware
12 21 (15.11%) CSS
13 20 (14.39%) ADO.NET
14 12 (8.63%) HTML5
15 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 9 (6.47%) LINQ to SQL
17 8 (5.76%) Windows Identity Foundation
17 8 (5.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) N-Tier
2 8 (5.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.16%) GIS
4 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 63 (45.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (58.27%) MVC
2 70 (50.36%) Scrum
3 53 (38.13%) TDD
4 52 (37.41%) Multithreading
5 36 (25.90%) OO
6 34 (24.46%) Software Engineering
7 30 (21.58%) OOD
8 22 (15.83%) Project Management
9 21 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (12.23%) Technical Architecture
11 16 (11.51%) Business Analysis
11 16 (11.51%) Product Management
12 9 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (5.04%) Technical Analysis
14 6 (4.32%) BCP
14 6 (4.32%) Waterfall
14 6 (4.32%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (4.32%) Configuration Management
15 4 (2.88%) Web Development
15 4 (2.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (91.37%) C#
2 100 (71.94%) SQL
3 60 (43.17%) T-SQL
4 43 (30.94%) JavaScript
5 37 (26.62%) VB.NET
6 13 (9.35%) VB
7 6 (4.32%) C
7 6 (4.32%) VB6
8 3 (2.16%) VBA
9 1 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (5.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (8.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 81 (58.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.16%) Apple
2 3 (2.16%) ESRI
2 3 (2.16%) Xamarin
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